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Making A Plan For Your Business
What’s the secret to success. The simple answer is “You”. Your desire to learn and your desire to work hard. In addition any business, regardless of whether it is an online or offline, succeeds mainly because of you.
Of course there are circumstances that are out of your control. The pandemic forced many businesses to close. But many of those entrepreneurs reopened or started new businesses.
If you have an existing business and want to boost sales you may want to find affiliates to sell your products and services, (It’s basically a free dedicated sales force). Your goal may be to find more advanced online marketing. It may be a simple basic website SEO plan to get your business indexed on Google. Or you may be looking for more learning for your business.
Our focus is to point you in the right direction and present products and services that will help along the way.
Want To Start A New Business?
This is where many of you will fall into. The biggest obstacle, speaking from experience, is getting distracted online. To avoid this, sit down and write out a simple plan.
Your Business Idea
You may already know what business you want to start. But if you don’t, sit down with pen and paper, and start coming with ideas. Furthermore you do this by looking at what you like to do, a passion or an interest.
Find A Niche
A niche can be broad or narrow. A broad niche may be selling mountain bikes. A narrow niche might be spoke repair for mountain bikes. In addition the narrower the niche the less competition you will have and the less unique you will have to be. A broad niche has more competition and in addition will require you to be creative in coming up with a unique approach.
How Unique Can You Be
We see this uniqueness everyday on YouTube or Tic Toc. People come up with many different and new ways of being creative. In addition the more unique the better. Furthermore this is not to say you can’t do the same thing that somebody else is already doing. It will be just a lot harder to get noticed.
Get Your Website Set Up
This and step four are closely related since you will want to populate your website with content. Content is basically anything on your site.
Register Your Domain Name
The first step in getting your business online is to register a domain name. In addition you will need to secure web hosting. Furthermore you should verify your domain name and submit a sitemap with Google. Although they sound difficult they are not. All of these steps are explained here in more detail.
Register your domain with NameCheap.
Get your web hosting at Hostmetro.
Working with WordPress is so easy now. In addition, once you have your site set up there are many tutorials on how to build your own site. Moreover most people can do this. Further more you do not need any technical skills.
Plan Your Site
Sit down with pencil and paper. Map out your website. Furthermore map out what information you to offer and in what order. Moreover this will save you a lot of time when you sit down to build your site. Visit other sites in your niche. See what they are doing. Then, do it better.
Apply The Best SEO Practices
SEO has changed a lot in the last few years. In addition there is a specific SEO formula you can follow for each and every page you make. Once you do it once you just repeat it for each page.
Once you have your site built, you can download a SEO plugin. We use Yoast SEO. In addition the plugin will tell you if your site is SEO friendly to Google. If not you can edit your content for better SEO.
How To Get Yoast SEO Plugin
In the WordPress dashboard you will see a “Plugin” link. Click on this and then “Add New”. Type in Yoast SEO and then “Install”, then “Activate”. This will install the plugin. In addition on each page at the bottom you will see where you can fill in the “Keyword”, “Page Title” and “Description” details.
Find Products and/or Services
You may already have a product or service in mind for your business. You want to find products and services that match your niche. In addition we have a resource of hundreds of learning products. You can use these to learn more or something new. Furthermore you can use them to sell as well.
Along with digital products we have a resource of retailers that are looking for people with websites to sell their products and services for a commission. Further more to find affiliate programs to join head on over to Shareasale and join as an affiliate. You will find thousands of retailers, and no doubt some to fit your niche. In addition you will find retailer on each of our category pages.
Moreover if you are not sure about affiliate programs then read this article.
Once your site is up and running you may be looking to market your business even more. Moreover once you have identified your marketing strategy you can use some of the options found here.