Short Introduction To Internet Marketing And The Purpose Of This Blog
Internet Marketing, also called Online Marketing, Web Advertising, Digital Marketing or Online Advertising is
a form of marketing and advertising which uses the Internet to deliver promotional marketing messages to consumers. (Source: Wikipedia)
Sometimes it is great to have a definition, but what does that actually mean?
In a more practical way there are a number of common internet business models that are utilised in order to generate money with the help of the internet.
So on the one side you have some sort of an opportunity, product, service or idea and on the other side you try to find customers, distributors through the help of the internet.
Internet marketing has primarily to do with the other side, the finding of customers and further distributors through the utilization of the internet. Actually, a pretty simple thing, let’s try to keep it like that.
The beauty of internet marketing is that there are many products, business opportunities and services already ready to be promoted by anyone who chooses to, and there are many ways and information on how to get interested buyers, consumers or potential business partners connected to them, so there is no need to build your own product or advertising system, although you are free to do so, and it might have some advantages.
If Internet Marketing Is So Easy, What Are The Challenges?
First of all, noone said that internet marketing is sooo easy, but compared to a brick and mortar business, it definetely has some advantages:
Ther is far less rent to pay (hardly any rent), usually no employees, far lower set-up costs, etc.
Anyway, the biggest challenges are most likely not getting lost in the information overflow the internet provides and to find a combination concerning business opportunity and suitable advertising options ( = the way you will market your opportunity) that fit together and are suitable to your charakter, and the lifestyle and the amount of income you desire.
To get where you want to be, it may require some trial and error in testing opportunities and advertising sources, and along with it you really need to want to achieve your goal of internet marketing success, you really need that burning desire to become financially independent by utilising the power of the internet. Because as it is pretty easy and cheap to get started, it is pretty easy and cheap to give up again with your internet marketing career, just because of one or two little failures. Be prepared that it most likely will not be just a smooth ride with no downturns. You will be tested, and knowing this, might help you overcome it with ease.
What Else Do I Need To Succeed In Internet Marketing?
To make it short, you will need inspiration, know-how and a list building and traffic generation program. Especially inspiration is vital if you do not want to be one of these people giving up on their dreams of financial freedom. Depending on what you already know and the path you might choose you also need some know-how to get where you want to be.
This Internet Marketing Blog is here in order to help you along with know-how and inspiration, so that you will hopefully become one of the many success stories the internet has been and will be producing.
Dedicated to your success,