Internet Money-Making Tips – Build Your List With A Free Compelling Offer

Even if you have been investigating internet money-making systems for only a short while you will have heard the expression – the money is in the list. Many online entrepreneurs who have achieved success online will tell you that their online income has been made from the subscribers on their lists. This success is achieved by building a list of prospective customers who have an interest in your niche area. The size of the list is not as important as the way in which you interact with your list members. Nurturing a relationship with them in a way that allows them to begin to trust you, like what you do and eventually know you well enough to make a purchase from you is very important. This is the correct way to build your list.

Before we can do this though, we need to discover how to get them to click that button to join our list. We can do this by creating a free compelling offer which is in a way an ethical bribe in exchange for their name and email addresses.

What is this free giveaway that we are going to give our prospective customers? The free giveaway is usually a short special report which is about four to eight pages long. It must be on a topic that is relevant to our niche area, and it must offer some valuable interesting content for which our visitors are probably looking. Ideally your short report should be answering a question they are asking. So how can you find out what questions people in your niche are asking?

At first this may seem to be quite a difficult task but once you know how it is really quite simple. The answer lies in finding forums in your niche. Here you will find that people are discussing issues that they are struggling with and the answers are being given to them in the form of replies and comments on a forum thread. So all you really have to do to create one of these special, free reports with which to build your list is to find a thread from a forum that has many replies and comments. Rewrite the answers in your own words and package it up as a short report.

So, as you can see, it is quite easy to create a free report with original, valuable content that your subscribers will be wanting to read and will be prepared to give their names and email addresses in exchange.

5 Fantastically Easy Steps To Quickly Create Your Own Money Making Website

In a nutshell there are five easy steps to creating your own money-making website.

1. Domain Name – what do you want to call your website?

The name of your website can reflect the type of product you are advertising with links in the words or it can be your own name.

There are several companies offering names for sale, priced from a few to thousands of dollars. The fees for your website are often paid annually and can be paid in advance.

Most sites offering domain names provide a system to offer alternative names if the one you choose is already taken.

Once selected and you are happy with your domain name, you buy this from the company and they provide you with details for your name registration. I use Godaddy. Others include 1and1, PayPal, 123-reg among others.

2. Web Hosting Company – who will host your website?

The web host is the company which gives you the internet space to display your website. This may be the same company which provides the domain name or a separate company.

There are many hosting companies to choose from but so ensure you select a reputable one such as HostGator, 123-reg, GoDaddy, 1and1.

Once you have selected the one you want to use, you then register or sign up for an account.

Next step is to register your domain name with the hosting company in order to build and “display” your site on the internet.

The hosting is normally billed monthly by the company.

3. Creating Your Website – what will it look like?

The most popular and FREE website builder to use is WordPress.

WordPress have free tutorials and help pages to support website owners in choosing the themes, colours, images, buttons, how to add shopping carts, etc.

Frequent questions and answers pages are always available if you struggle with anything.

The main features of your site are the “Home” page, “About” page, “Contact” page and often a “Disclaimer” page.

4. Quality Content – what will your website be used for?

Once you have created your website it is time to add products for advertising or content to raise the profile of your page and drive traffic to it.

Search engine optimisation (SEO) is used by most sites to ensure that anyone using search terms through Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc., get directed to your website when inserting words or keywords into the search engine to get information.

5. Fully Operational – does it work properly?

When your site has the content, pages and correct information, it is important to test all of the links, pages, details, spelling, grammar and images to ensure everything loads properly and is factually correct.

Ask someone you know to visit it and test each part, reporting back to you any issues or mistakes in order that these can be corrected immediately.

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How to Write Money-Making “How-To” Reports for Fun and Profit

Writing “How-To” reports can be profitable if you know how.

Your “Money making” reports can range from 5 pages in length to about 20 pages in length.

These reports outline instructions on

· Solving a problem

· Making more money

· Saving Money

· Achieving a goal etc etc. etc.

In addition, your report can be a mini series of tips on a particular topic, mini-booklets, blueprints or even guides telling people how to do something.

The most successful “How-To” reports are written by individuals with knowledge of the subject.

For example, work-at-home mothers can write reports on time saving tips for managing a home while working from home, or other leisure pursuits such as compiling a recipe book, budget roads trips for the family. No matter what your topic, the most important thing is to get started.

How to Write Your Report

Writing a report can be difficult if this is your first attempt. But with systems you can get your report written faster. Here’s several ways you can make the writing faster.

· Brainstorm the main and sub-topics you like to include for your report.

· Create an outline

· Do your research

· Organised your research and merge it into your outline

· Begin writing in a conversational style as if you were talking about this to your neighbour.

Ways to Sell Your Report

Once you have written your report, the next step lies in marketing and selling the report.

With the Internet, you can begin marketing your report to a group who is interested in this report without spending a lot of money. One of the ways is to create a mini website promoting this report. In addition, you can also set up a blog on this topic and write a series of related articles on the subject of your report and sell your report from there. Other ways you can sell your report includes

· Advertising on forums. For example if your report is about dog training, you can find advertise on forums for dog owners who are interested to train their own dogs.

· Advertise using Pay-per-click ads on Google.com

· Do a joint venture with a local merchant and provide a percentage of sales for every report sold at their place of business.

· Sell to associations. This is the approach many self-published authors take to earn vast amounts of cash fast. Once they have written a report on say buying a BMW at $50 over dealer price. They can sell it an association for owners of BMWs. In addition they can also sell advertising space for businesses interested to do business with owners of BMWs.

Thus making an extra stream of income on the side is possible through the selling of reports.

How to Make Money With Reports?

Can we make money from the reports?

Yes! We can make money from reports! But the report needs to be marketable, people should be in need of information that you will provide with in your report.

People are fond of reports as they have concise and practical information. The best thing is that, usually these reports do cost around $10. So people who can effort to buy these reports will be more than people who can purchase high priced products.

These reports are easy to prepare and doesn’t take much of your time to prepare. Hardly these reports will be of 30 pages in general.

How to get started?

Step-1: Think on what you can prepare a report. Keep in mind that what ever the information that you produce in your report should be valuable. There should be people who are in need of the information that you provide.

Step-2: Now write the report. In general the reports which are simple and have “How-to” information will make more sales.

For example check out whether there is a market for money making information. There is market, so choose a business opportunity and make a study on it. Start preparing report with “How-to” information on that business opportunity. Provide some valuable information; this is the key aspect in preparing the reports.

Step-3: Set a price for your report. Price should be competitive and information that you are providing in your report should worth the price of the report. Reports will be around $5-15 depending on the worth of the information.

Step-4: Prepare a sales page. Prepare a convincing sales page to your report. The good the sales page is the better the conversion rate would be. Observe the sales pages of your competitors and try to prepare your sales page much better than them. Make sure that your page is SEO friendly so that you get good search engine traffic as well for your sales page.

Step-5: Sell your report. This point is covered in the previous step itself. How ever I just want to give an advice- Give multiple payment options and do not hide the price of your report in the sales page. Get some targeted traffic to your sales page and that makes a huge difference. Put your efforts and you will succeed for sure. Wish you all the success!