Before attempting to go online to promote your local business or simply to try to earn extra income, you need to have the basic tools. Without such tools, you will be having a very hard time learning how internet stuff work and establishing a good online business. Here's what you need: 1. A good PC or Laptop - naturally you need to own a good personal computer or a … [Read more...] about Basic Tools You Need to Have Before Starting Online
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Paypal is still the most popular payment processor online. With PayPal, you can electronically send and receive payments. It allows online businesses to accept payments from credit cards, bank accounts, and even eChecks. PayPal is indeed very easy to use. Online payment transactions are very fast and automatic. So, should I use PayPal for my online business? Before I'll … [Read more...] about Should I Use PayPal for My Online Business?
Building a website for your blog or business entails some expenses but don't worry it's very minimal. You don't need to mortgage your house. How much? Domain = $10/year. Web Hosting = $9.95/month. So your initial cash outlay would be $10 + $9.95 = $19.95 only. You next monthly expenses will be $9.95 which is for the web hosting. That's it! You don't need to pay … [Read more...] about How Much Does It Cost to Create a Website?
Do I have the basic skills? Your ability to earn money online depends on your natural skill sets, your willingness to learn and understand new things, how much resources (time and money) you want to invest, and how you treat your newfound obsession. I'm not saying you should have a professional degree. But as long as you know basic computer operations and have the … [Read more...] about You Need This Basic Skills Before Starting an Online Business