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Guest Post by Susan White

There was a time when the whole world rushed to join this bandwagon; rumors abounded of people making money easily and without any kind of extra effort on the Internet. It got so out of hand that many people burned their bridges by quitting their regular jobs and opting to tap the mother lode that they assumed was ripe for the taking on the Internet. But unfortunately, more people burned holes in their pockets than become overnight millionaires, and the lure of easy money did not appeal anymore.

The problem was not with the Internet; rather, it w
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as with the people who assumed that the online world was easier than the real one, and that anyone could make tons of money by following “How to” tutorials and paying for online lessons that purport to make you rich in a trice. Yes, you can still earn online, but only if you understand the following things:

• The virtual world is not the magic kingdom: Just because it’s online, there’s no guarantee that the Internet will make you rich. Most people have no idea of how money is made in the virtual world – they don’t understand SEO marketing, Adsense, affiliate marketing and other methods that have proved successful on the net. But they still want to cash in on the pot of gold they believe is at the end of the rainbow. They fail to understand that just as in the real world, reward is in proportion to effort in the online world too. If you’re willing to work hard, you will see enough money in time. But it is not an overnight thing and neither does it come when you sit back and twiddle your thumbs. There is no magic, just hard work and application of your efforts.

• You must never pay for common sense: I’ve had people tell me time and again that they were conned by slick Internet marketers who took their money and gave them nothing in return. I don’t blame the marketers – they’re only doing what you’re trying to do too – make money online. The fault lies with you for believing all their glib talk about how easy it is to make money online and parting with your hard earned money in return for promises of information and techniques to help you get rich quickly. Come on, where’s your common sense? Why would you shell out money to earn some more? You’re not making a business investment; rather, you’re wasting your money on someone you don’t even know and cannot trust as a result. The important thing to remember about the Internet is that you must never pay people for job offers or information related to job offers.

• If you make a commitment, you must keep it: And finally, if you’re lucky enough to secure online work or assignments that allow you to make decent money, remember that your continued success depends on your trustworthiness and the ability to deliver what you’ve promised. If you don’t meet deadlines, if you fail to live up to the expectations of your online partners or affiliates, if you cheat people out of what’s rightfully theirs, then the web shows off its evil side to you. You’re blacklisted as your ill-repute spreads online and people become reluctant to work with you.

The keys to online success are integrity, common sense, dedication, and effort – with a combination of these four qualities, it’s easy to survive and thrive in the virtual world.

Author Bio:
This article is contributed by Susan White, who regularly writes on the subject of High Speed Internet Service. She invites your questions, comments at her email address: susan.white33@gmail.com.
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Guest Post by John Stockstill

Affiliate Marketing as we know it is a very competitive gig. Infact 95% of the people that have ever tried affiliate marketing before have completly given up because they do not see the results that they would like within a week or so.

So What Is Affiliate Marketing?

* When you go out and find companies that are willing to pay you money with high percentages for each sale that you produce for them.

The benefits of being an “affiliate marketer” are as followed:

1. You absolutely DO NOT need your own websit
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2. You DO NOT need your own product
3. Everything is completely done for you, the only thing that you need to know how to do to {make money from home} with affiliate marketing is how to get the word out there which I will explain in greater detail below.

Everyone is often misled when they hear the word “making money from home” or affiliate marketing. The reason being is because so many people are ripped off by these programs because they don’t know what they are doing once they join an online program.

There is tons of money to be made in [affiliate marketing] BUT you have to know all of the in’s and out’s of things. For example like how to get ranked in the search engines so people that are searching for stuff like “making money from home” or affiliate marketing get brought straight to your site. Once they are there and visiting your own affiliate website, you will then more then likely reap the rewards with your cut of the profit, putting more money in your pocket day in and day out.

What Is The Number 1 Way To Cash In Big With Affiliate Marketing?

The most used way of marketing online that I’ve seen over the years is strictly through Google Adwords. A ton of affiliate marketers use this program because it is laser targeted traffic and will give you the quick and instant cash that everyone wants and needs. But don’t be fooled with this awesome tool, you have got to know how to use it effectivly and get the best bang for your buck so you are not over spending money on marketing that you could be keeping in the bank. There are free trainings on the Google Adwords website that fortunatly NOT alot of people know about, I highly reccomend that as a great starting point.

Choosing Your Affiliate Marketing Website

The reason I have chosen this particular website to market is one because it is new to the internet world. If you find “money making programs”, [affiliate marketing] prgrams that everyone and tons of people have already seen 9 times out of 10 they are automatically going to click away from your site, and that is going to put a huge hole in your pocket as far as marketing costs. You want the “affiliate site” to catch your eye, because if it doesn’t why would it catch anyone elses? You want the site to look clean and unique something that even you have never seen before. Once you have successfully looked over everything that is on the affiliate site, every site that offers other people to sell there product there will normally be a link at the very bottom or on the side that says AFFILIATES. This is where you will go and sign up for your FREE affiliate account for that particular company. Clickbank, Commission Junction, PayDotCom, as well as Payzeeno are among the 4 best types of affiliate sites that I would recommend.

Anything and any program within Affiliate Marketing that is new to the industry is set up to make huge money for anyone that is willing to put in a little bit of time and patience into marketing the specific program. So if you want to reap the rewards and start making money from home with these new products or services take a closer look into exactly what you can do to start making money at home today. You need game plan before you start.

Author Bio:
John Stockstill invites you to discover how you can make money with affiliate programs, as well as other various methods that will help you make money from home. Discover the most informative money making ideas and start profiting from it. Http://youcantsaynotowealth.info.
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So you've decided that you have opinions and information that you simply must get out to the rest of the world. You simply know that what you have to offer is original enough that there will be people clamoring for your wit and wisdom, but you're simply not sure how to get started, and once you get started; you're not s
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ure how to get people to start reading.

There's an old adage in journalism that when you set out to write a story, you need to cover the five W's: Who, What, When, Where, and Why. That adage certainly applies to blogs as well, though it might be slightly adaptive considering the blogosphere as a whole, and the challenges that meet any young blogger just looking to get on their feet.

The first W - Who - covers you. Who are you, why are you doing this, and what makes you stand out to prospective readers. Blogs are generally considered far more personal than newspaper articles, people don't come to blogs for dry information or an Associated Press release. They want your personality to shine through in your blog posts.

The second W - What - is fairly self explanatory. The way the internet is set up, you can blog about literally anything, but make sure to establish an identity. Don't blog about quilting for a week, and then change topic and start blogging about how to establish peace in the Middle East the next. Unless you can find a way to blend the two. If you can combine two widely different topics, you might be able to establish yourself that way, but it's a task that may prove unsuccessful.

The third W - When - is more about when you post, then the time frame of the subject you're covering. It's important to be as prolific as possible when blogging in order to keep whatever audience you've managed to build. Posting once every two months isn't enough. Do it at least once a day.

The Fourth W - Where - applies to where you choose to market your particular blog. You could be the foremost expert on a subject, but if you're unable to get out the word on your blog, no one will ever read it. Message boards that cover your topic are a good place to start, as well as specialized sections of social media such as Digg will gain readers, as long as you're topical.

The final W - Why - is also fairly self explanatory. Why are you blogging? What drives you to continue to post? If you're in it for an economic gain, realize that it may be quite a while before you see any real return. If you're doing it simply to share you enjoyment, or disdain for a certain topic, know there will still be a struggle before you see your blog take off, but if you stick to the five W's sooner or later, the formula will pay off.
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Guest Post by Shane O'Driscoll

Well you may or may not of heard of the term before, but simply put, drop shipping is a business model where by you only pay for a product when you make a sale from the customer.

Drop shipping is the easiest and best way to get started making money online. Really there is not an easier way. You place a product for sale on ebay, amazon or a website that you have set up. Once
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someone buys from your website you contact the dropshipper and they send out the product to the customer. So with that said, it is basically risk free. You never have to spend your own money because your using the payment the customer gave you.

You may be wondering, but how do I make a profit from all of this? Well its simple really, you can source products for usually 30% cheaper than what they are retailing at. You then charge the customer a higher price and the difference between what you sold the item at and what you purchased it at is your profit.

Many people when they start an online business look to selling on ebay and in my opinion there is no better place. You do not have to worry about targeted customers viewing your products. When customers are searching for products on ebay they are in a buying mood and this is why you see some auctions with 17 views and the item sold.

Drop shipping is an excellent way to start a home business. Many people waste their time filling out surveys where they get 10 cent a survey that took them half an hour to complete. This clearly is not worth your time. As we all know time is money and spending your time in the drop shipping business will certainly bring in good money.

So does drop shipping really work? Yes it definitely does, however you have to be willing to put in at least an hour a day. The best thing about drop shipping is you never need to hold on to the merchanise resulting in no risk on your part. It is this reason so many people choose it as the

method for their business. Not only that but you can completely scale it up. You could be selling 10 items a day which is not difficult, at $15 profit each which would result in $150 profit a day and $4500 a month.

Now think about if you were selling 30 items a day or even 100 items a day what kind of money you would make. I'll be honest there are some serious tricks to learn in this business and that is why you need to learn some of the ninja tricks I have acquired over the past 5 years selling on ebay.

Resource Box:
Click Here to learn the ninja tricks of an ebay powerseller on how he banks more cash a month than most do in their *regular* jobs. Visit http://www.dropshippingplanet.com for the full story.
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Guest Post by Anil Gupta

This post is about the list of websites where you can make money online by doing paid reviews. Getting reviews written by good bloggers is a very popular way among advertisers to generate buzz about their brand and reach a whole new set of audience. There are many websites which allow bloggers to make money by writing paid reviews. PayPerPost is among the most oldest and most popular among paid networks to get paid by completing review assignments.

In this post, I am mentioning more sites where you can get paid reviews from advertisers. The rate y
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ou are paid for each review will vary according to the link popularity and authority of your website. All you need is a PayPal account and you can earn a lot of money by writing paid reviews.

BuyBlogReviews
This is a great site where many advertise come to find popular blogs related to them. BuyBlogReviews has no minimum payment amount - all money transactions are on Paypal.

ReviewMe
This is a well-known website that gives bloggers a great way to make money online by writing paid reviews. Each paid review can earn you anything from $20 to $200. ReviewMe also offers payment in check apart from the usual Paypal payments.

SponsoredReviews
You can browse and ask advertisers to advertise a review on your blog. Also, you can set your own price. SponsoredReviews will share the revenue 50:50. I have earned a lot of money from SponsoredReviews by promoting advertisers.

Blogsvertise
Blogsvertise is a very simple concept of earning from paid reviews. You dont have a market place but the site admin will assign you paid reviews on a regular basis. They have no minimum amount of payment and all payments are done through Paypal.

BloggerWave
They have an array of world class advertisers who want to promote their website/products. If you register yourself at their site - you can have a great opportunity to earn money from blogging. BloggerWave also does not have any minimum payment threshold.

PayU2blog
A good site if you want to get a consistent flow of paid review assignments. As the name suggest they simply pay you to blog- about their advertisers. Again, they also have no minimum payment amount.

LinkWorth
LinkWorth basically allows you to earn from paid reviews but they offer a lot of other ways to earn money. LinkWorth allows bloggers to sell links as well as banner ads, full page ads etc. They share revenue 70:30.

Making money from paid reviews is great as they allow you to earn from what a blogger loves to do the most - blogging.

Author Bio:
Anil Gupta blogging about making money online, seo, affiliate marketing, social networks and paid blogging networks like sponsored reviews on his ScopeForMoney.com blog.
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Guest Post by Chad Timms

Let’s pretend that someone came and handed you the keys to a clothing store. They told you all the inventory is included and there are many items in the store that people are looking for. Most of the clothes they tell you are quite popular. How would you feel about this? What if I told you that you had exclusive rights to only certain styles and that if you could get the word out and find some customers then you could make some really good profits. The only catch they tell you is you have to get the customers and you have to do the advertising.

Th
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at is exactly how affiliate marketing online works. There are so many products you can offer to people and it is all at your access. You can write your own checks depending on how much you produce. So why is everyone not doing this then? Because marketing online and offline is real work and there is a certain learning curve to doing it.

So how do you market a product online then?

1. You can optimize your site for the search engines so they place your website on the first page of any of the search engines for your products. This is called search engine optimization and is a strategy that takes a lot of time and includes a lot of maintenance but a great way to get free traffic or free customers to your offer.

2. You can write articles and submit them to article directories. This is another free way and if you can write good articles other people will pick up your content and publish your article on other sites where you can get traffic.

3. You can do pay per click marketing. Pay per click marketing is where you will pay so much for the search engines to place a sponsored result for you. This will bring you instant targeted traffic if done correctly.

4. You could put a banner ad up on high traffic blogs like this one here. This blog has been optimized for the search engines to rank high for the niche “make money online”

5. You could advertise your site on classified ads online. If you can write good ads and your product is high in demand this is another good way to bring traffic to your site.

I have only listed 5 ways you could bring traffic to your website or blog but there are many more. Keep in mind you need to be selling items that are in demand and you need to fill that demand with the supply. Give the buyer what they are looking for and surely you will do well online.

Resource Box:
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Guest Post by Alex Cadens

If you have been flirting with the idea of making money from home, but you have yet to make it a reality, this is a strong sign that you should stop thinking and start doing.

You will always hear the most diverse opinions when it comes to a home business, from the those that assure you that making money from home is next to impossible to those who say it is as easy as pie.

The ones on the side of the skeptics are usually people who have not seriously committed themselves to building a home business or they have simply fallen victims to
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scammers one time too many.

One the other hand, people that hype up the idea of making money from home and tell you that it is easy to make millions are often trying to sell you something and chances are that they have not even achieved what they say you will.

The fact of the matter is that making money from home can actually be easy, but not in the way many people will have you believe (which involves the illusion of getting rich effortlessly).

So, what does it really mean that making money from home can be easy?

1.- A home business will take a lot less of your time in order to develop and run, as opposed to a traditional business where you may easily have to commit 12 hours or more per day (I know this by own experience). You will still need to work hard, but it will certainly consume just a fraction of the time a "normal" business would, leaving you with more time for yourself and far greater sense of reward.

2.- You will not have the need for an inventory in order to run your business, something that will save you a lot of money in start-up costs.

3.- On top of that, you will not have the need for a payroll and the heavy expenses associated with hiring employees, because there are many tools and resources you can use to automate everything thus allowing you to run your business by yourself.

4.- And last but not least, a home business will spare you the need for physical locations, which is often one of the heaviest burdens of in terms of capital investments when you are starting a business. A home business will require virtually no money to start.

What is the easiest way to make money from home then?

No subject is more heavily discussed in forums and blogs, but in my personal experience your best bet for a real and scalable business that you can manage and profit from the comfort of you home is at internet marketing, e-commerce and trading.

All of these models share one thing in common: they all can be developed and run from a computer and all of them can easily grow into a significant stream of income if you take the time to learn the ropes of each business model and build a steady work routine.

But probably the greatest advantage of using any of these proven business models is that you hardly need any money to start, because although all of them are ultimately business options that, as such, will require some sort of investment in the form of essential tools and resources, you will not have to commit thousands nor hundreds of dollars in order to get it up and running and start making money easily from home.

Resource Box:
Get the know-how plus all the tools and resources you need in order to start building a solid home business at the www.specialonlinebusinessreviewauthority.com, where you will find reliable information about different ways to do it effectively.
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Guest post by Andre Conferido

Making money online, is in a sense, a worn out word. Internet gurus attract readers with their grandiose online earnings and dish off their “How to Make Money Online” tips. Most are speaking the truth about the huge earnings they gained online but the question is, what worked for them may not work for everyone.

To make money online you have to discover your own “magic combination” and explore your chances of making it big in Internet marketing.

Here are simple methods to make money online:

Create your own website or bl
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Affiliate marketing products

Creating your own website would give you the freedom to display and tweak any affiliate marketing ads that you would like to place. Diversify and do not focus on one product only. This would assure you that if you fail in one, then you still have the rest to pursue.

Referral widgets

Make money online by posting referral widgets in your site is one good way of earning passive income. Just copy the codes and leave them there for visitors to explore. These referral widgets are usually from online service providers who offer handsome rewards your visitors who buy their services.

Direct advertising

There are Internet marketers who would like to advertise directly in websites because it is cheaper and they have more control in selecting the website of their choice. They will pay the ad space for the duration that you have agreed on. You have to post in your blog though, that you are accepting direct ads. To make money online through direct advertising you have to offer a competitive price.

Paid reviews

After you have generated enough traffic to your blog, apply it in paid review sites. The site will distribute paid reviews among website owners or bloggers according to the budget of the advertiser and according to the popularity of your blog.

This is one great source of blog income. The payment per article ranges from $ 5 to $150 depending on your site’s popularity. You can make money online from this good paying task.

Provider for outsourcing companies

Various outsourcing online companies are in need of freelance writers, data encoders, web designers and many more. You can sign up and create an impressive profile so that clients would hire you. There are thousands of jobs waiting for you if you just take the time to sign up and improve your craft. Signing up is free and the monetary compensation is good.

Reading Emails

There are companies, which are too enormous; they no longer have time to sort out their mails, so they hire people to do it for them. It is an easy way of to make money online.

Rewards from Web 2.0 applications

Social networking, forums, mini-blogging, blogging communities are now finding ways to reward their users. In twitter, you could twit and earn at the same time through paid tweets. This is a superb way to make money online, especially for expert twitterpeeps (users), who can earn as much as $250 per 140-word tweet. Most online Forums also reward their users for each activity they participate in.

How to make money online is a perennial question that can be answered through numerous methods. Be wary though of scam sites who are only phishing for your personal information. Explore and discover what works for you and earn your first $ 100.

Author Bio:
Andre Conferido has been in the internet marketing business for over 5 years mainly doing “niche blogging”. Andre is also a writer at the make money online blog http://www.carlocab.com.
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Blogging offers two great advantages that a lot of people can't resist. Firstly, having a blog can increase your online presence and make your name popular over time. Secondly, blogging can potentially provide you a steady source of income for long term. Blogging is really a great option if you want to start making money online.

The initial steps of blogging for money are to decide a topic and create a blog. Choosing a topic isn't difficult. Think about what you know best, your hobby and expertise. These things can be the topic of your blog. Just make sure you are blogging on the to
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pics that you like.

Creating a blog with your custom domain name isn't difficult either. These days there are great software tools that can help you create profitable blogs easily. One of the powerful blogging tools that recently released is the Socrates Theme (developed by two well known Internet marketing experts, Joel Comm and Dan Nickerson). Socrates Theme really makes blogging easier. It's not just for the beginners but also the experienced bloggers will find it helpful in making money from blogging.

With Socrates Theme, you will not face the technical problems that stop you from starting a blog again. Socrates Theme enables you to build a Wordpress blog from scratch with no computer or HMTL code needed. All are done by clicks of mouse and few words of typing. So, you can go ahead and start a money making blog right away.

You decide the layout, color and the header of your Wordpress blog. The Socrates theme monetization feature will allow you to include your Adsense and Clickbank ads on your Wordpress blog theme to generate income. These are just part of the things that Socrates Theme can do for you; if you want to know all the features of Socrates, check out the video presentation at:

http://www.socratestheme.com

To make sure you successfully launch your own Wordpress blog for making money online, Socrates also provides a bunch of video tutorials which include Wordpress blog installation, Wordpress plugins, AdSense optimization, finding domain name and web host for your blog; and many more.

Are you thinking about building your blog network to make big money online?

If you have been in blogging for some time, you probably learned the idea of building many niche blogs to make good income. Well, Socrates is the right tool to implement this profitable idea. Using Socrates, you can create as many niche blogs as you want without having to put in a lot of time and works. All the niche blogs are well optimized with AdSense and Clickbank, giving good earning potential. So you can focus on generating traffic for each of your blogs to build a great income source from your blog network.

Get Access to Socrates Theme Now to Starting Creating Your Money Making Blog
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Johnathan Leger from Jonathanleger.com has come up something special and interesting. He just put up a new money making program called Cash4Links.com that pays you to write articles for promoting your own website.

Yes, you heard it right! Johnathan's Cash4links.com is paying $5 for each unqiue article that you write and submit
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to one of the popular article directories (Ezinesarticle.com, Goarticles.com, etc) for promoting your website. So, in short you are getting paid for doing article marketing for your site.

Now you probably ask what's the 'catch'?

OK Johnathan did ask for something in return. But I'm sure you have no problem with it. Johnathan is asking you to include his anchor text link into the 'author bio' or 'about author' section of your article. The popular article directories often allow two anchor text links. So, you can add your link in and also Johnathan's link in the same 'author bio' box.

You can write about any topic. As long as your articles are included with Johnathan's link and get approved on one of the popular article directories, you get paid $5 for each article.

Sound interesting and wanting to get in? It's simple, just go to http://cash4links.com to sign up for a free account and you can get started right away.
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