Home Business Ideas and Opportunities

Starting Your Home Based Business on a Shoestring Budget

Starting Your Home Based Business on a Shoestring Budget
Copyright © Stone Evans, The Home Biz Guy
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Whether seeking a supplemental income or a full-time income,
many folks have undertaken the task to discover a viable home
based business solution to meet their personal needs.

For most folks who contemplate a home business, a low-cost or
no-cost solution is not only nice, but also very necessary. Many
also seek to find a home business that will permit them to
maintain their regular day job in order to protect their base
income.

Taking the cautious approach to a home based business and
keeping one’s job during the start-up period is often a very
good decision. By maintaining one’s job, one can maintain the
health of their personal finances while permitting their home
business grow healthy and strong.

Fortunately, most home based businesses can be started with
little or no cash, can be maintained on a shoestring budget, and
can be operated successfully with only a part-time investment.

One day, the business will be strong enough to support itself
and its owner. When that time comes, it will make good sense for
the business owner to leave his or her outside job to dedicate
more time to growing and maintaining their new thriving home
based business. You will know when that time has finally arrived.

The nature of a home based business makes it easy and very
realistic for most folks to take the plunge into home business
ownership.

Yet, many folks put off starting their own home based business,
because they have the misconception that they will have to risk
thousands of their own hard-earned dollars at start-up. Then
later, if their business fails, they fear they may be forced to
take out a second mortgage on their house just to stay out of
bankruptcy.

Are you one of these folks? Do you let your fears of failure
keep you from reaching for your dreams?

If so, then allow me to introduce you to a few home business
ideas that you can start for less than $100 and can be started
and operated very profitably as a part-time business.

THE LIFEBLOOD OF ALL SUCCESSFUL BUSINESSES

First of all, let me advise you to search out a business model
that will deliver steady and repeat business. It is the one
thing — above all others — that will assure that your
company can survive the test of time.

HOME-BASED MAIL ORDER:
Home-based mail order is a good example of how one can quickly
grow a home business income. Mail order is a low cost start-up
business that can be launched for around $100 USD.

With proper planning, your home-based mail order business will
not require up-front inventory purchases. In the mail order
business, it is not uncommon to rely upon drop-shippers for
product fulfillment services.

By utilizing drop-shippers, we can sell the products, collect
the money and then purchase the products from the wholesale
outlet. The wholesale outlet will then put a return address for
your company on the product packaging and deliver the product
directly to your customer.

Your primary expense in the mail-order business is advertising.
Classified advertising tends to be a relatively inexpensive form
of advertising with thousands of outlets available to the small
business owner.

WHOLESALE BUSINESS:
Buy low — sell high. You can acquire high quality,
top-of-the-line merchandise for a fraction of the retail cost.
Starting a wholesale business would require a Wholesale Dealers
Directory as your source for merchandise, such as the one above.

AUCTIONS:
Auctions can be an excellent source for buying cheap and selling
high. Both government auctions and Internet auctions can lead to
some excellent profit opportunities. Auctions are an excellent
tool for both acquiring and selling merchandise.

MAKE AND SELL YOUR CRAFTS:
Crafts are a hot seller at country fairs, swap meets or anyplace
where people gather. Make your own crafts and sell them for a
tidy profit!

SELLING INFORMATION:
Selling information by mail is another good example of an
inexpensive home based business start-up. One can gain the
resale rights to information for usually about $50 USD. Other
costs will include printer cartridges, paper and postage. There
are plenty of free classifieds sites on the Internet, in which
to successfully advertise your information.

WRITE INFORMATIONAL BOOKLETS:
Write and publish your own informational booklets; sell them at
a high price! All you need is a little know-how, a printer,
paper and stamps. This is a GREAT home business idea! You can
also sell the resale rights to others, for extra profits. In
this age of the Internet, you may also take advantage of the
fact that selling information is one of the most profitable
endeavors one can pursue online.

OFFICE SERVICES:
Offer office services for hire in your local paper. You’ll be
surprised at the amount of regular office business that can be
gleaned from one little classified ad. Word processing, typing,
accounting, data entry, proofreading, transcription, promotional
letters and newsletters. All these tasks can be accomplished
right from your own home office.

AVON REPRESENTATIVE:
Yes, Avon’s been around for eternity, hasn’t it? Then it’s not
such a bad prospect as a home based business, is it? I once knew
a woman who did so much business as an Avon rep. that she had
people calling her and knocking at her door wanting to order
products at all hours of the day and night! Once you are an
established Avon representative, you, too, will turn a good
profit.

CONCLUSION:
On your search for the ideal home based business, try not to get
caught up in any scams that will run off with your money. There
are thousands of scam artists out there just waiting for the
next sucker to come along. Remember, if it sounds too good to be
true, then it probably is. Just use your good judgement and
invest wisely in proven methods of earning extra income.

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Search Engine Optimization

Search Engine Optimization
Copyright © Craig Warren
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Search Engine Optimization, SEO, is when a web site owner
creates the content on his or her web pages to be more
search engine friendly. By doing this the web site receive
higher search engine rankings when people search for terms
related to the site’s content. So whats so important about
search engine optimization. Well, if you’ve worked hard to
create a Web site you’ll want lots of people to visit it.

If you optimize your web pages for the search engines, a
robot will search and index your site more effectively
giving it a higher ranking in various search engines. The
better you are at search optimization the higher placement
you’ll get. The goal is to get on the first page of results
and ultimately the number one spot! The higher the ranking
the more traffic you’ll get to your site through this method.
More traffic means more revenue for you.

When creating your Web site, you’ll want to use the right
search engine optimization techniques. This will have a major
impact on the success of your Web site. You can hire a company
with SEO expertise to do it for you or you can study SEO and
apply several techniques yourself. You can find out what works
best for your site.

While you’ll receive more general traffic by using SEO, you’ll
also get more traffic from your targeted audience. If your site
covers a specific topic, you’ll want to reach the appropriate
audience for that topic. As an example, if you’re selling model
cars, you’ll want to attract visitors interested in that hobby,
not just those that are interested in cars in general. Having
search engine optimization that attracts those interested in
model cars will increase your sales. Attracting your key
audience to visit your site can actually be more important
that drawing large amounts of general traffic. Those targeted
visitors are more likely to be repeat visitors and to pass
along your website address to others with the same interest.

There are two kinds of SEO methods. These are white hat and
black hat. The first, white hat, is the appropriate methods
that fall in line with the search engines guidelines. This
the honest approach to SEO. The content on the page is unique
and visitor oriented, not just created for the search engines.
On the other hand, black hat SEO are unethical methods
including cloaking, which is having a web page optimized that
leads visitors to another page with different content. This is
somewhat a bait and switch technique. Using black hat methods
are risky because if a search engine finds you’ve been using
these methods, your websites rank could be lowered or the site
could be taken out of the database completely. It may not be
worth the risk to you to use black hat methods for your
website.

Search Engine Optimization is an important part of creating
your Web site. This is a free way to generate a high number
of visitors for your site. And you have the option to pay
someone to help you optimize your site if you choose. To
get a high number of targeted visitors to your site, SEO
is the must.

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The Internet Is Unbelievable

The Internet Is Unbelievable
Copyright © Craig Warren
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The internet is unbelievable as a business
environment. The whole Google Adsense and
AdWords thing, with Pay-per-click and what
not well all of this is making people very
rich. Okay, not everyone. But you can generate
a substantial second income from this. Put in
more time and you can definitely quit your day
job (if you have one-no assumptions here). To
be honest, it isn’t that complicated. It takes
a little work to get started but, once you can
grasp the concepts, you are set. To this end I
have gone through a large number of internet
sites that have information on this. There are
a few resources that I believe are worthy of
your time. I’ll say why below.

The marketing on most schemes out there is truly
atrocious. Some people will be put off by it; the
other group will fall for it. I am going to try
to go beyond that. It can be hard to see beyond
what is staring you blindly in the face (usually
in great big red letters). Claims of millions and,
nowadays, Paypal account statements with large
transfers shown. Basically, these people are
trying to sell their products. They have read
their own manuals. They know about marketing,
about raising hopes in people and about presenting
evidence of the merits of their products. They
exaggerate in some instances; leave out bits that
have to do with your own actions. Everybody seems
to do this online; however, some of these resources
do have real merit, which is why I mention them here.

In my experience, it’s the little things that make
a difference. You might have everything done
properly but if your introduction is missing the
right punch, then you don’t get any sales. The
details are important. They can be and are usually
the difference between getting a lot of money and
not getting a lot of money. I feel like it’s those
that cover these fine points that are the ones you
want.

I am better than you, I am a jerk etc, etc one
proclaims on his website. You can see the angle
he’s going for here. It works though. He’s even
had an infomercial done. This means people are
buying his product. This must mean that his tips
work at least for some people. That’s really all
that matters. This one is guide to basically every
effective way of making money online, like a lot of
others. What makes it really good is that he cuts
out a lot of fluff and lays it down like it is. For
me, the real clincher is the forum on the website.

There are loads of people who are trying this stuff
out. They like to talk about their experiences.
This means you can see where mistakes have been
made and where progress has been made. That’s value.
People can repeatedly come back for help and advice.
Not to many schemes have something like that in
place.

The people factor is really important. This sort of
thing has been around long enough for others to have
tried it. Find out what its been like for them. Get
a second opinion. Forums are a good place. I know my
eyes still ache from all the forums I have gone
through. It might not clear up all your doubts, but
it will certainly eliminate some bad choices.

That brings us to the main point. It really is down
to you to follow through. Whichever one you go for,
it could take some time for you to start to see real
results. You have to have the drive and fortitude to
see it to the end. The investment is not too great,
particularly in the context of the potential rewards.
How brave are you?

There’s a lot of stuff on making money on the internet.
You have to be careful. Most people are just looking
to make a buck, but if you can just sift out the dodgy
ones, there really is a lot to be gained from the
right sources.

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Work At Home Programs

Work At Home Programs
Copyright © Craig Warren
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Work at home programs have become very
popular due the explosive growth of the
Internet. The Internet allows one access
to millions of people with practically
no expense. Whether you want to work at
home or build a home based business the
Internet is the best place to be. The
cost is minimal compared to the traditional
business. Truth be known, it’s so minuscule
that it’s hard to believe, but it is true.

Online companies are abundant as well as it
minimizes cost for them as well. It’s a win-win
situation for everybody. Whenever a lot of money
is made on anything you get the scammers coming
in to try to get their share so you have to be
careful and do you research. Research is the key
to finding the good companies.

Some folks think they can join the first program
they see and expect to be successful. I would
suggest either using a web site like mine, but
not necessarily mine or be prepared to spend the
time doing the research yourself.

Often good programs get labeled ad bad both
because a person did not do the proper research
and it’s not a good fit for their short-term and
long-term goals.

For example if you need cash quickly you would not
want to look at starting an online business, in most
cases, because it takes time to get you business up
and running. A home based business will make the most
money and take the least amount of time over the long
run, but it takes time and patience in the beginning.
When doing my research for visitors of my site I found
Data Entry, Type at Home, Online Paid Surveys and
Rebate processor programs to be a good fit for this
area.

If you want to put in some time building an online
home based business so that you can eventually work
minimal hours yet make a real nice income then these
other programs are not the best fit for you.

Now what I found out is that most people want both
time and money so I always suggest is that you do
both. If you want time and money then start one or
two of these programs so that you have money coming
in, but also start and online business and work at
building it a few hours a day. This way you will have
money coming in, but also you will be building up an
online home based business that will allow you to
minimize your work efforts over time and make more
money.

It is important to remember that even work at home
programs require that you work at home. If you see
ads whereby they are suggesting that you can get
paid for nothing, avoid them, because if it seems
to good to be true than it probably is. The good
news is that there are plenty of good programs to
choose from.

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MLM Home Based Business

MLM Home Based Business
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Considering an MLM home based business? If so, it could
be a very lucrative home based business option for you,
but you should also know exactly whether or not what you
are getting into is truly an MLM home based business or
something else. Plus, you need to weigh out the positives
and negatives of an MLM home based business before you
decide that it is the right business for you.

Making sure you are actually getting involved in an MLM
home based business, or multi-level marketing home based
business, is important to save yourself some difficulties
later. An MLM home based business involves the direct
selling of products or services through the recommendations
or endorsements of independent representatives. So, if you
are the representative, you receive a commission on any
sales that came from your endorsements. Also understand
that most products sold through an MLM home based business
are not necessarily advertised through mainstream media or
in stores.

The confusing part of determining if your MLM home based
business is legitimate is that there are a number of pyramid
schemes out there that are dangerously similar to legitimate
MLM home based business concepts. Remember, a
pyramid schemeis illegal, and getting involved in one can
cause you more trouble that it is worth. You will need to
do your research into any MLM home based business that you
are considering so that you are sure the MLM home based
business you are going to run is valid and legal. Usually
if your investment in proportionate to the product or
service you are selling, your MLM home based business
will probably be valid.

There are a number of advantages to having an MLM home
based business. First of all, you will be working from
home where you can virtually set your own hours, which
is probably why you are considering an MLM home based
business in the first place. Also, you will not have
to manufacture any products, because you are usually
selling things that are already made and the MLM home
based business will usually come with a pre-determined
marketing plan. Many people suffer through the process
of determining the most effective methods for marketing
their products, but with an MLM home based business, you
are relieved of that stress.

The disadvantages of having your own MLM home based
business, though, depends a bit on your personality.
If you have good leadership skills and are as
self-starter, then an MLM home based business will
pose little hardship to you. However, if recruiting
and selling gives you hives, then starting and
maintaining an MLM home based business may be more
of a challenge, since your success depends on your
ability to create a downline of recruits.

Still, having your own MLM home based business means
that you can live out your dream of being your own
boss and having flexibility in your work schedule.
You do not need any prior experience, and you can
rely on your personality to recruit and maintain
your downline. Still, do your research to make sure
your MLM home based business is a legal business so
that you can truly enjoy the freedom that the MLM
home based business offers.

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RSS Feeds And Search Engines

RSS Feeds And Search Engines
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RSS Feeds and How to Make Search Engines Fall in Love
with your Web Site

As most Internet marketers know, writing articles can be
very beneficiary to get more visitors to their web site.
What not all of you might know, are the benefits of using
other peoples articles to improve your search engine ranking.
So let’s see find out how that works.

This article shows you a few steps to implement RSS Feeds
on your web page, using these steps the right way will not
only improve your web sites content, it will also make the
search engines want to come back over and over again! Since
the search engines just love fresh content, why not provide
it to them?

What are RSS Feeds?

RSS according to most people stands for either, Rich Site
Summary or Really Simple Syndication. It is a part of the
internet meta language XML. These days it is used mostly
to syndicate articles. When you create RSS Feeds they can
be used by other web sites to promote them in their web
sites environment.

#1 Reason to use RSS Feeds on your web site.

The best, and by far the best reason to use RSS Feeds on
your web site is the fact that it makes the chosen content
alive. What I mean is, you can choose several feeds on any
subject you need, choose the amount of articles you want
to display on your web site, and it gets automatically
updated when someone submits a new article.

Different Ways to Implement RSS Feeds.

There are a few options available when you want to
implement an RSS Feed on your website. It would either
be HTML, Java or php. The only correct way to implement
it, as far as I know, is with php. With HTML the content
can be read by the search engines but since HTML is static
it will not be updated automatically. For sure you don’t
want to do this by hand every single day!!

Using Java script would mean that the article content
does get updated, the only downside with this would be…
The search engines won’t be able to read the article
content, this wouldn’t do you any good would it. So php
it has to be, when putting an RSS Feed on your web site
with php, it does get updated every time a new article
is submitted and it will be read by the search engines.
THAT’S WHAT I CALL A WIN/WIN SITUATION!!

How to use php on your web site.

Ok, we are clear about the main reason why to use php.
I can almost hear some people say, I have no idea how
to do this!! Neither did I.. It’s easy let’s just start
at the beginning.

1. You will need your own domain with a host which does
support php. You can check the availability through your
control panel provided by your hosting company. Otherwise
just ask your hosting provider.

2. Once you’ve got your web site on a host which supports
php you will have a bit of work to do. The page where you
want to display the RSS Feeds needs to be changed from
for example: “http://www.mydomain.com/index.html” to
“http://www.mydomain.com/index.php”

3. When you have several pages on your web site and
some of them link back to your home page, make sure
that from now on you let them link back to the new
index.php instead of index.html.

4. The hardest part is done!! Now you need a way to
create rss feeds. A perfect web site which will write
a piece of code for you is http://www.feeddigest.com
Here you can just fill in which feed you would like
to use and it will be written in php coding within
seconds. To find great feeds I would suggest some of
the following links.

http://www.goarticles.com
http://www.articletogo.com
http://www.upublish.info

5. Copy and paste the piece of code created by
www.feeddigest.com wherever you want the articles
to appear on to your web page. I would suggest to use
a single table just for these articles. If you don’t
know how to do this, just check the source of my
homepage and search for php. You will find it
fitted in a table.

Congratulations!!
You have improved your web site content which will
certainly be visited more often by every search engine.

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Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft

Protecting Yourself From Identity Theft
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Protecting yourself from identity theft is easier than
you think

Your identity is stolen when someone uses your name,
social security number, or other personal information
to get credit cards or loans.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reports there were
9 million cases of identity theft last year with losses
to consumers of more than $5 billion. The simplest kind
is credit card fraud, which accounts for over 60% of
identity theft.

Get your free credit report

Check for identity theft by reviewing your credit report
at least once a year. You can get a free credit report
every 12 months by calling (877) 322-8228 or online and
the Annual Credit Report web site.

Protect yourself

Review your credit report for accounts you did not open
and for account balances that are suspiciously high.

Only carry the credit and identification cards you need.
Make copies of the cards you carry and keep them in a
safe place. If your wallet disappears, you will have
the information you need to report them as lost or stolen.

Do not respond to e-mail messages or telephone calls
asking for personal and financial information.

Identity theft warning signs

Here are the most common signs of identity theft:

Your credit card statement has charges you did not make.

You get bills for accounts you never opened.

You are denied credit for no apparent reason.

Money is missing from your bank account.

If your identity is stolen

Get a copy of your credit report. Note accounts you did
not open and account balances that are suspiciously high.
Contact the major credit reporting companies. Ask them to
place a Fraud Alert on your report. This alerts businesses
to verify your identity before issuing credit and stops
thieves from opening new accounts in your name.

File an Identity Theft Police Report at your local police
station and keep a copy.

Contact companies that have reported accounts you did not
open or charges you didnt make. Send them a copy of your
police report and a certified letter disputing the
fraudulent charges.

Keep a record of your calls and letters.

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Contextual Advertising

Contextual Advertising
Copyright © Craig Warren
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There are several ways people can make money online.
From selling products to advertising. In this article
I’m going to explain the concept of contextual
advertising.

First I will explain what contextual advertising is.
Contextual advertising means the advertising of products on
a website according to the content the page is displaying.
For example if the content of a website was information on a
Ford truck then the advertisements would be for Ford trucks
for sale, or Ford servicing etc. It picks up the words on the
page and displays ads that are similar to those words. Then
when someone either performs an action or clicks on your page
you will get paid.

Who can use contextual advertising on their website? Any one
with content. Real content. Meaning not links or pictures but
word content. There are several companies out there that offer
contextual advertising programs. Some of the big ones include
Yahoo and Google. Although Yahoo contextual advertising is
currently only open to US publishers.

Contextual advertising programs sometimes have strict policies
that need to be adhered too. Lets take Google as an example. As
mentioned above Google ads can only be placed on pages that have
content on them. The most important rule when using contextual
advertising is DO NOT click on your own ads. Google has terminated
many publishers accounts due to this rule not being followed and
have gone to court several times regarding this click fraud.

Contextual advertising can be profitable. It can either pay for
your hosting and maintenance costs for your website or it can
pay for a lot more. There are several people that are making
thousands a month from contextual advertising. It all depends
on the amount of traffic your website has and the manner in
which you place the ads on your page. If you place them in
prominent places on your pages then you can expect to earn
more.

Keyword Tracking

Keyword Tracking
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Keyword tracking allows a site owner to know what keyword
searches are resulting in sales. Search term information
can be logged into a database and presented to web site
owners in a meaningful format. This data can be used to
see which keywords are producing the most sales per
search and to determine where to focus web marketing.

What Search Engine or Web Site

Knowing what search engine a sale has originated from
allows site owners and marketers to know where their
efforts are paying off the most. Good tracking and
analysis software will also show what web site referred
visitors. Knowing what sites are sending the most
visitors allows site owners to give special attention to
ensuring this traffic continues and increases. Knowing
what referrers are generating the most sales further
allows a site owner to hone his or her marketing efforts
toward site referrals that result in the most sales.

What Keyword Was Searched For

Knowing what keyword searches are resulting in sales on
a site allows the owner to focus more on those words.
Perhaps you are marketing your site for two main
keywords, “air hook widgets” and “air hooks.” Using
keyword tracking that traces keywords down to the
sale ensures that you will know if searches for “air
hook widgets” convert into sales more often than
visits resulting from searches for “air hooks.”

Sales Conversion Ratio of Keywords and Return on Investment

Tracking keyword searches through to sales allows
site owners to determine the return on investment.
If a web master spends $100.00 on the pay-per-click
keyword “air hook widgets” and sells $1000 worth of
product, his or her return on investment is likely
very good. If the same web site owner spends $100.00
on the keyword “air hooks” and sells $200 worth of
product, it is likely that the return on investment
was not as great. Of course, if the markup or profit
on one product is greater than on another, this must
be taken into account.

Cost of Keyword

If a web marketer is using pay-per-click engines,
knowing exactly what has been spent on a keyword
and what the return was, allows money to be put
where it will do the most. Keyword searches,
unlike many advertising mediums, are targeted
by the viewer. For this reason, in addition to
the accurate return on investment feedback,
keyword marketing can be very worth the cost.

Added Benefit of Branding

Marketing your site by keyword in pay-per-click
engines means that you will only be charged if a
person clicks through your ad to your site.
Pay-per-click ads and organic search listings
have the often overlooked added value of showing
the ad or listing many times over in addition to
the clicks the ad or listing receives. Only a small
percentage of people are likely to click on a keyword
ad or search result listing, yet your ad or listing
will be visible time and time again to people searching
for terms you have bid on or marketed, increasing your
site branding. Nonetheless, care should be taken to
generate a compelling key word ad or page description,
since in most cases you will want to receive as many
clicks as possible.

Conclusion

In conclusion, if you are spending money on search
engine marketing, it is often well worth the effort
to track your keywords through to sales. Without
tracking your keywords, you will not know where your
efforts are paying off. By tracking your keywords,
you are able to put your efforts where they are
paying off the most.

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Hello world!

Hi, it’s Craig and this is my new website. Stay tuned… I’ll have great things to share!

For starters, here’s an article I think you’ll enjoy…

It’s called: “Make the Leap to Home Business Success

Make the Leap to Home Business Success

If you are going to build a successful home business, you need 3 “intangibles.” These are things that must come from WITHIN you.

===> Intangible 1 <===

First, you must have a strong WHY.

Why must you make a home business work? What’s driving you? What is it that you CAN’T have in your life anymore and/or what is it that you absolutely MUST HAVE now?

For me, I couldn’t stand working 12+ hours a day anymore and missing the experience of my children growing up. I also absolutely HAD TO HAVE the freedom of being able to control my life and finances through a little box that I could carry with me anywhere in the world and not be tied to anyone’s time pressures or demands but my own. That was my carrot and my stick. I felt a great pain deep in my gut of missing out on my children’s lives and the incredible freedom that succeeding in this business would provide for me. I found my why. You MUST find yours.

===> Intangible 2 <===

You must BELIEVE that it is possible.

If you don’t believe that it’s POSSIBLE for you to succeed in a home business or make your living on the Internet, you won’t. It’s that simple.

For me, figuring out that it was possible was just a matter of realizing that many other people were ALREADY making great money with a home business online. If they could do it, I could too. It would just be a matter of figuring out what those people were doing and then adapting it to my situation.

There is no shortage of undeniable PROOF that people (millions of them) are making money online in many different ways. Just get online and do some research and you’ll find countless testimonials and stories of REAL PEOPLE making real money on the Internet. Or head to your local bookstore and you’ll find the same documented evidence of this fact. Truth is, it’s getting easier and easier to start and succeed in a home based business. This is primarily because of the Internet and affiliate marketing.

I’ve always said that “affiliate marketing” is the job of the future. In the “old” days, you had to go to a potential employer, apply for the position and hope for the best. Now you can simply go to any company you want, fill out their affiliate application and start work immediately. Affiliates are the new working class. Believe me, making money with affiliate programs or making your living on the Internet is WAY MORE than possible. It is pretty much (or will be soon enough) unavoidable now. Affiliate marketing is the “job” of the future that’s here TODAY.

===> Intangible 3 <===

You must be willing to MAKE THE LEAP.

Ready, FIRE, then aim… This is the operating philosophy you MUST adopt to succeed with an Internet home business.

That’s backwards for most people who like to aim before they fire. The fact is the Internet is a moving target… The only thing constant about it is change. You need to stop analyzing the game and simply jump into it. You can’t learn from the outside… You have to be IN THE RING to truly understand it.

The lesson here is that you will never really be READY to start a home based business. You simply have to start one. This is what I call “Making the Leap.”

The good news is that the cost of failure on the Internet is very small. In the “brick and mortar” world you need to evaluate things very carefully before you decide to open up a business. It’s almost always necessary to invest thousands of dollars to get an offline business off the ground. However, on the Internet you can often start a successful business for less than $100. In fact, Plug-In Profit Site is a really good example of this.

You simply need get IN THE GAME… Each moment that you stay “out there,” you’re wasting valuable time that you could be learning and skills necessary to become a successful affiliate marketer. In fact, if you’re not in the game yet, you’re ALREADY behind the times. Come on… You can do it! Make the leap to becoming a successful home based business owner today!

About the author: Stone Evans was a washed up restaurant worker desperately searching for a way to save his family when he discovered the internet and affiliate marketing… 24 months later he finally cracked the code and started earning over $10,000 per month. Now the same system that saved him is available to you here >>

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