Wednesday, March 25, 2009

The Easiest Work From Home Business For You

By Patrick Day

Work from home opportunities are cropping up like weeds on the internet. They come in all flavors, from absolute rip offs to the perfect job.

Avoid any program that sounds like all hype. If you've never experienced any success online, it is unlikely that you are going to shoot up to hundreds of dollars per day overnight. Not that it isn't possible, it is just not likely. At least in the short term.

There are dozens of ways to work from home and make a few dollars here and a few dollars there. One simple way of doing it is writing articles for sites that pay by the article (,, etc.)

The problem is that once you stop writing, you stop earning. That's no way to build a business or an income. But it will provide you with some start up cash.

How can your improve on this model? Consider where those sites get their money. Advertisers. They use your articles for a one time fee and earn money each time an advertisers ad is displayed or clicked on. You can do the same thing.

What do you need to do to earn money at home in this way? You need to learn to be a profitable blogger. (In years past, I would have said website owner, but now, with blogging platforms like Blogger, WordPress, and others there is no need to learn html code or any of the hassles of old style web design.)

It is not as simple as writing an article and posting it unless you already have a large following. You'll have to attract people to your blog, insert advertising, and generally do the business end of things as well as the creative part (or you could outsource one or more components of your blog).

The important thing is to learn as much as you can about how to create a successful blog that earns a few dollars (or more) every day. Then all you need to do is improve your blog's traffic and/or click through rate (the number of people who click on the ads or buy the products) and then repeat the process as often as you wish.

Ten or twenty blogs earning five, ten, twenty dollars a day each will put you well on the way to replacing a full-time nine-to-five job.

How many ways can the secrets revealed at get you making money from home? You owe it to yourself to find out.