Where to Go Before Starting Your e-Business

It’s incredibly easy to start an Internet business, but don’t let the simplicity of the process fool you into thinking it’s a complete cakewalk. Just like any other venture, going about creating an online enterprise that’s successful takes some time. In particular, it takes some research. No matter what the particulars are regarding your specific business idea, it’s critical you peruse the following Internet destinations before trying to earn yourself some Internet income.

Where to Go Before Starting Your e-Business

Domain registries. Got a brilliantly unique name for a website? Or would you rather use your own name? Either way there’s little point in going forward with business plans until you confirm that your desired domain name is actually available. Domains via registries such as GoDaddy.com are available for low monthly rates, so hop onto this key aspect of your e-business as soon as possible.

Hosting review sites. Not all hosting companies are created equal. To make sure you choose the right one for your web enterprise, browse honest hosting reviews written by others in your situation. In exchange for such useful information given to you for free, make sure to write a review yourself when the time comes. Consider it karma for your company.

The FTC. Before you decide to enact your get-rich-quick scheme involving a purchased PageRank 6 site and a never-ending number of blog posts about products, read up on the FTC’s definition of online endorsements and other less-than-honest Internet content creation. They, along with gatekeepers Google, heavily frown upon spam sites and will shut you down as soon as possible. It pays to do the research.

Wikipedia From SEO to PPC, everything you need to know about Internet marketing can be found via the world’s most popular free online encyclopedia. In addition, just about anything else you’d need to know in relation your chosen enterprise is likely to have details featured on Wikipedia. Consult this site for all information needs prior to further Internet investigation. If they don’t have the exact facts you’re looking for, they’ll at least link to the sources you need to go to in order to acquire such knowledge.

Don’t let the seeming simplicity of starting an online business make you think the research and planning associated with traditional enterprises doesn’t exist in cyber space. The plain truth is that just as much care and concern for the incubation of your online business is needed as there would for any other self-devised start up. With that said, arming yourself with the information you need isn’t impossible, nor is it even that difficult. Take the aforementioned into consideration before proceeding with your online business dream and you’re sure to see more success as a result.


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  1. Posted April 22, 2012 at 5:05 pm | Permalink

    I think Wikipedia can be classified as the ‘place to go before you do anything, ever’.

  2. Andrew Walker
    Posted February 21, 2012 at 11:30 am | Permalink

    Nice information there! Thanks for sharing this. And yes, I’m agree with the others, especially statement from Adeline. We do need to learn and read more from books, as they would give us more theories or case examples where we can use it to get more ideas or something.

  3. Posted February 20, 2012 at 9:11 am | Permalink

    Paul, contents for your blog are another important for you as website hosting and domain and you need to write your excellent contents or you need to outsource them.

    • Posted February 20, 2012 at 11:14 am | Permalink

      That is true, Lalit. The content you publish on your blog is the most important aspect.

  4. Posted February 14, 2012 at 7:49 am | Permalink

    Apart from the point mentioned, reading up some books from entrepreneurs…you can usually find them on Amazon and such stores … will go a long way in getting a better understanding.

    • Posted February 14, 2012 at 8:15 am | Permalink

      Hi Adeline. I agree, there are some really good books that can help out immensely with helping to provide an understanding of an e-business.

  5. mrvoltas
    Posted February 14, 2012 at 6:48 am | Permalink

    im from india …. im daily visit ur website for great contain… thnx for sharing ur information

  6. Posted February 13, 2012 at 9:42 am | Permalink

    A business in cyber space requires as much hard work and knowledge as opening up a business in the real world. Always try to learn and gain knowledge while traveling down the road of cyber space business would be the best way to gain success in the business you’re into.

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