Steps To Start Your Online Business


You want to start an online business but are afraid that it is a difficult and complex task? Just like starting any business, it has many paths, some easier than others, it similar for an online business. However, an online business can be made simpler and easier if one follows 4 broad steps.

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In this post, I would like to spell out the 4 broad steps so that you can understand what will be involved in your path ahead. These steps will become your compass and make starting your online business a less daunting task.

Step 1. Find A Niche

The process starts with identifying what you are meant to do in this world. What is the thing you are able to be of help and service to most people. Regardless of your passion or your niche, there is a market for it. On the internet of over 3.9 billion internet users, there is a group you can market your products and services to. It all starts with finding your niche. With it, you can go on to Step 2.

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Step 2. Build A Website

This is what differentiate a business and an online business. While a business set up a physical store, an online business operates in cyberspace using a website. Instead of a physical address, it uses a web address. The art of building a website becomes the key step. Today this step is made easier than we can possibly imagine 10-20 years ago.

How to build your site without making it rocket science

Step 3. Attract an Audience

After a website is built, the next step is to attract visitors to the website. There are tools and ways to effectively do it. Using SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) using Google Advertising and Keyword Research like Jaaxy, one can possibly draw thousands of visitors to your website. It is also done through information and content we build into our website so that visitors keep coming.

More about growing your audience

Step 4. Earn a Revenue

With an audience, we can start earning a revenue. This can be done through advertisements for others, through marketing your own products by setting up an e-commerce feature online and even marketing other people’s products (called Affiliate marketing). Today’s technology makes all these easier and possible. You can also explore Email marketing where your website becomes the base to collect emails from your visitors so that you can email them to promote your products or services. In summary, the sky is the limit what you can do to earn a revenue.

More about making money online

These broad steps become a compass to keep you heading the right direction.  The details in each of these steps become the art of who you are as an entrepreneur. It may vary with individual style, risk factor, personality and business sense.

Starting an online business doesn’t have to be difficult, it can be made easy if you make it a growing life-time adventure.

These 4 steps are the exact same steps used by a tool that I personally use to develop my online business.

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I wish you all the best in the start of your online adventure. Do let me know if you need any help and I am more than happy to answer your question and personally coach you in the process.

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My 10 years of IT consultancy across multiple discipline (including government, education, health and the non-profit sector) and also my 12 years in the service industry means I can help you champion your online business journey. I can help you develop yourself and your team to navigate your digital transformation.

12 thoughts on “Steps To Start Your Online Business

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  2. As an online business owner myself, these are indeed the steps to generating an income. It’s so much more simple than I once thought, and with the amount of people on the internet today, opportunities are in the masses. Great steps for anyone to follow whose looking to earn an income online.

  3. What a great step by step on how to set up your online business. I agree that Wealthy Affiliate is the best place to get started and the affiliate marketing model is one of the best ways to earn online. You get to talk about your interests while at the same time promoting products and services you use or have used. It takes time but it works. Thanks for this. Really well done.

  4. Hi, Nice and a to the point article. Easy to follow steps to start an online business.
    I like your bonus and web logo offer.Also get some new idea for mine.Really helpful article.

  5. Hi,
    This is a great article. Your 4 step approach is very clear and to the point. And you’re offering an awesome bonus. For anyone wanting an online business these steps are superb and so is Wealthy Affiliate. I recommend you try it!

  6. I like these steps, HT. Even though it seems so easy, it still isn’t as easy as that, and only the go-getters will be the ones to create a successful online business. However, your steps is truly everything that needs to be done to get started, so I really like how you keep it simple. A niche should be your passion if you’re getting started, in my honest opinion anyway, as it will make it easier to create content about. You have some great steps here, good job 🙂

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