Choose an Interest
What interests you? We all have a hobby or something that gets us excited and motivated when we think about it. There are millions of different ideas that you could potentially tap into online and we are going to help you come up with your very own ?topic? within Wealthy Affiliate.
Let?s say for example I was interested in ?basketball shoes?. That could be the start of my idea for my website and what my business is built off of. There are 2.8 billion people online and regardless of the topic you choose, you can be very successful online!
This can be absolutely anything that interests you and we even have pre-selected topics and training on how to narrow down your topic within Wealthy Affiliate. The goal is to have FUN with what you are doing. When you choose a passion, success is much more likely to follow.
Build a Website
Building your very own website is SIMPLE within Wealthy Affiliate. The process takes less than 30 seconds to build a beautiful looking, revenue ready website. This is going to be the foundation of your business and what will ultimately lead to a successful venture.
In a matter of seconds, you will have your own website up and you can choose a design that appeals to you..
In my case I will be able to build my very own ?basketball shoes? website. This is going to be the foundation for my business and where I will be able to write about, review, and discuss everything related to my topic.
Your goal before you try to make money with any website is to focus on getting actual people to that website. Without people, you have no business so this is a critical stage.
Within the first few lessons at Wealthy Affiliate you are going to be learning all about the most current traffic techniques and how you can get an ABUNDANCE of relevant customers to your website through rankings in all the search engines...like Google, Bing & Yahoo.
More People = More Opportunity!
In the case of my ?basketball shoes? website, I am going to focus on getting people that are interested in this particular topic to my website. This is very easy to do and we teach you the exact process within Wealthy Affiliate.
Once you have an audience (traffic), you can promote products and services through special programs called ?affiliate programs? which are free to join. These allow you to promote pretty much anything you can imagine without having to own or create the product yourself. No inventory. No shipping.
You send the traffic to the company website, they pay you a commission of up to 75% if your visitors buy something.
There are MILLIONS of products/services that you can promote as an affiliate.
For example, there are over 32,723 different types of ?basketball shoes? on Amazon alone, and you can earn commissions for promoting any one of them.
Once you understand how the ?initial? process works and how to get traffic, there are MANY more ways in which you can make money from your website. We teach you all about the proper techniques to build, and scale your business at Wealthy Affiliate.