There are more than 360 Cr people on the internet and India has the second largest internet subscribers after china. With more than 45 Cr Indians on the internet, it is such a huge audience to hit with the potential product.
Still, there are many small businesses with no internet presence. They don’t have their own business website. Some businesses create their Facebook page which is a good initiative but they also need their own website to showcase their products and services through a better platform. A website gives your business an online presence which also helps in gaining credibility. It will enable you to keep your customers informed and provides you a medium to showcase your work.
A website is available to both your regular and potential customers 24 X 7 (365 days) providing them with the convenience of reviewing your products and services when your store or office is closed. Whether you provide products or services, your website will provide an alternative location to sell them. A website can work as a virtual store for your brand. As a retailer, a website is a great place to sell your products to a wider market; even services can be made available globally. Let’s take a deep look at it.
What is a website?
A website is an Internet based portal that contains information about a person, place, business, products etc . There are different types of websites, for example, songs websites like Gaana.com, Djpunjab, Hungama, Saavan etc. Social media websites, like Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Snapchat etc, E-commerce site like Amazon, Ebay, Flipkart, Snapdeal etc. Publisher/News sites like Times of India, NDTV.com, Indian Express etc.
Google, YouTube, Wikipedia, IRCTC, etc, they all are websites. You fill find every business has their own website like Godrej, Samsung, SBI, HDFC etc. As a small business owner you probably think you can’t afford a professional website, but you can’t afford NOT to.
Today, more and more consumers use the internet to search for the products or services they need. Your small business will gain credibility by having a website. And you can reach up to more customers with that.
How One Can Make Money With Website?
A website is not only used to showcase a business. You can also make money by creating a blog website. Now, what is a blog or blogging website?
Every blog is a website but not every website is a blog. Blog website provides different types of information, like news, tips and tricks, health care information etc. Website like Times of India, Indian Express, Scoop Whoop, MensXP etc they all are blog websites/publisher websites. You will also find many food blogs like Sanjeevkapoor.com, The Food XP, Veg Recipes of India etc.
Starting your own blog is very easy. There is no technical education required for that. The best thing is to come up with is what you like or what you love to research. Just offer the information to other people who are looking for it and you can make a living out of it. That’s the basic logic behind blog websites you have to engage audience by providing what they looking for and make money in the same time. The more audience (Traffic) you drive to your website, the more you will make out of it.
There is no rocket science involved in making money online. If you have a website and you get decent amount of traffic on it by publishing content, you can sell advertising spaces, promote e-commerce site’s products, become Affiliate Marketer, write sponsored reviews and you can also try some online advertising platforms like Google Advertising platform (Google Adsense).
Some Indian Website owners like Labnol.org, Shoutmeloud, FoneArena, GsmArena are earning more than 20 Lacs per month but blogger outside India are making a lot. Sites like TechCrunch, Mashable, Lifehacker making millions of dollars every year. The best thing about starting a blog is you can start one out of curiosity or interest and later convert it into an online venture. Internet is one of the biggest industry and if you want to know more about how to make money from your website you can read here.