3 Secrets of starting a business and scaling it up on internet

The term internet money is widely misinterpreted. People often confuse and make mistake for “internet money” with “internet for money“.

The difference between the two terms is huge. While the former has tons of Ponzi schemes available on the web that vows to take your little investment money with claims such as “you will be a millionaire in 30 days” while the latter shows the direction about using the internet for setting up your business and possibly making money.

Folks, there is no such thing as internet money. Sadly, the Internet doesn’t shower money by participating in schemes or making a one-time investment with guaranteed lifetime payout.

In the modern ERA, businesses such as MLM have taken back seats as more people are empowering themselves with real skills such as blogging, affiliate marketing, eCommerce and freelancing.

By learning real skills, you are at least giving yourself a chance of being in control of making money.

You can become a blogger if you write well. You can set up an eCommerce website and take direct orders from your customers on the internet and if you know some tech skills, you can make money by offering a service as a freelancer.

Ir-respective of a business line you own. Be it a service or a product you sell, by leveraging the power of the internet, you can potentially reach out to many customers all over the world.

In this largely accessible world of internet, these three mediums can play an instrumental role in laying down a good foundation of your business and cement your growth in the long run.

1- Facebook:

With more number of users in the portal, 2.4 billion and growing, Facebook outnumbers the cars on the roads and planes in the sky all over the world. It is a huge portal and businesses are using the power of Facebook for growing their business exponentially taller.

Facebook page and videos on the facebook page are no less than a lethal combo, the duo not only gives any business a viable option to instantly get in front of Facebook users but also instantly sell online by hooking up the business website.

2- Blog:

Bill gates in his book [email protected] speed of thought predicted in 1999 that in future, if your business is not online, you will feather away and your competitor will win. He was spot on with his prophecy.

Today, any business that does not have a website is losing out to real paying customers who are looking to buy your product or service.

By creating a blog and writing regularly about the value addition you can make in the life of your customer, you can make good sales on your website.

3- Digital Marketing:

With such saturated competition on the internet. Every business is using the power of modern-day maestro called the “Google” search engine. Businesses understand the importance of paid listings on Google.

Google alone does not hold the keys to success on the internet. There are many other avenues such as Instagram, Pinterest, WhatsApp, and LinkedIn. By hiring an expert who knows the DM game, your business can be accessible by brand loyal users of many online social media networks and mediums.

Written by Hisham Sarwar


That is all you ever need to know about me but let me warn you, freelancing for me is a journey, certainly not a destination :)