There are a million and one ways to make money part time. And in this economy who doesn’t need a little extra (or a lot of extra) cash in their pocket! That’s why I’ve decided to start a series of articles where I lay out the pro’s and con’s of different kinds of part time businesses that you can do with a limited up front investment and in your spare time.
A friend of mine an author just online blogs chalked up a huge publicity campaign for her book where her motto was no outlet is too small She wrote guest posts participated in interviews and sent review copies of her book to anyone and everyone that was interested.
The most basic thing you need is a product that people are interested in. They might have a need for this product as well. Also they should have the ability to pay for it.
Learn About RSS. RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is one way to “publish” your blog to the world. There are many free RSS readers that you can use to keep track of the read my status you are starting to read. Pick one (there are many) by searching for “Free RSS Reader” in your favorite search engine.
Of course, this type of exposure will have the SEO guys pulling their hair out as you can rise to the top in the Google charts pretty quickly without their help. A “Win-Win” blog if you like!
Paid consultations – Just like being a speaker in a seminar, having paid consultations is an indirect way to do blogging for profits. Through your blogs, you establish your expertise and credibility on a subject matter. This way, some people will look forward to consulting with you about their concerns.
In summary, if you do nothing else but find a product to sell, create a website, attract customers, and then promote the heck out of your products, you will make money online. This is true for all beginners!