Work Home And Online (what you must do guide)

Updated 17th August 2019


The How To And What Of Work From Home Online

[And Why It Matters]


how to work online at home


Hi Folks


Internet marketing is to work from home and online, but for beginners its somewhat of a simple example. This is because while in theory the concepts behind internet marketing might be quite simple, executing effective strategies can be quite difficult, especially for the beginner.  It can even be tough for those who are quite experienced in the world of internet marketing.  


With this in mind, this article will attempt to explain the concept of internet marketing for beginners.  It will outline some basic strategies which can help anyone to launch his or her own internet marketing campaign.  I will cover concepts such as creating a website, placing banner ads, sending out email newsletters, orchestrating an email marketing campaign and optimizing your website for search engines.


Create A Website Online (Why It Matters)


One of the most basic steps for starting an Internet marketing campaign is to create a website of your own.  If you don’t have a website or have a poorly designed website you should consider creating or re-designing a website to adequately market your own products or the ones of merchants/vendors for commissions. 


create your own website

If you do not have experience in web design, there are a number of software packages which make it simple for those with no design experience to create a functional website.  However, hiring a web designer can be worthwhile because they can work to create a website which is attractive, functional and suitable for what you want to sell or promote. They can also help you include more advanced features on your website.


How To Banner Ads


Banner Ads are another popular option for advertising your business on the Internet. Banner Ads are advertisements which typically appear along the top of a website but it may also include smaller ads in other locations.


what is a banner ad.


Banner Ads typically include graphics and text which entice Internet users to click on the advertisement. Once a user clicks on the ad, they are directed to your website.  This type of advertising can be very effective when care is taken to place the Ads on high traffic websites which attract an audience who may have an interest in your products.


Newsletter Email Marketing


Sending out e-newsletters can also be a part of an effective internet marketing strategy. E-newsletters are essentially emails which may contain a variety of information including informative articles, useful quizzes, relevant advertising or any other information which is deemed worthwhile for the recipients of the e-newsletter.  


what is a newsletter


The importance of these newsletters is that they can be used as marketing tools which are not viewed by the recipients as an advertisement.  


One way to do this is to incorporate links or other soft sell approaches into the copy of the e-newsletters. However, care should be taken to keep these references minimal so the e-newsletter is not viewed as spam.


Email Marketing To Lists


Email marketing campaigns can be another successful aspect of an Internet marketing campaign.  Email marketing essentially involves sending out emails to a group of individuals who may be interested in your products and services.  


Care should be taken in sending out these emails to avoid sending emails which are unsolicited and will be viewed as spam.  


email marketing works


One way to do this is to only send out the emails to users who have requested inclusion on an email mailing list.  Another way to do this is to provide value in the emails as opposed to just including advertisements.


This can be done by offering relevant advice in your emails and other useful information which may be of interest to the recipients of the email.


What Is Website Traffic About


Finally, optimizing your website for search engines is a critical aspect of an Internet marketing campaign. Search engines rank websites according to quality and relevance for particular search terms (Keywords).


Many Internet users appreciate the effort by search engines and use these search engines to find the best websites on a particular subject.  This means the Internet users are likely to only visit websites which rank well with search engines.



Therefore if your website doesn’t achieve a high rank, you’re not likely to generate a great deal of traffic (Visitors) from people who use search engines to find relevant websites.  Top ranking websites are the most likely to obtain the most traffic from search engines. 


All the websites listed on the first page of the search engine results will likely enjoy some degree of success in improving their traffic.  The more traffic your site has, the more potential sales you will get.  That’s what website traffic is all about folks.  Traffic equals sales and commissions.


How To Create A Website For Free From, Scratch


I did say at the start of this article that one of the most basic steps for starting an internet marketing campaign is to create a website.  If you do not have any experience in website design that doesn’t have to be a problem because there are plenty of programs out there that will teach you. 


One of the best I know of is Wealthy Affiliate.  Their training videos will take you step by step to creating your own website (two for free) and get up and running on the internet with free hosting thrown in.  You can even choose your own domain names.


There are also other getting started lessons that will teach you all you need to know about working from home with your own online business.  You will have access to great tools, 24/7 help and support and the membership of over a million and a half members are there for you as well.  There is a Live Chat function where you can ask questions and get an almost immediate reply to anything you want to know.


For those all-important search terms (keywords) you will have access to a free keyword tool. Try it out now for yourself.



The Starter Level Membership is totally free, but like most programs on the internet there is an upgrade to a Premium Level Membership.  You do NOT have to take this upgrade, but can stay for as long as you want to with the free membership.  The two free websites are yours to keep, and you can still work with them as well.


Financially Independent


Its a pretty good deal and I have yet to come across a better one for what you get for nothing.  Its well worth a look and if you click on this link you are taken to the website where you can read more of what you will get as a member of the program.


How To Work From Home Online


That’s all I have to say folks.  The final decision is yours whether you want to stick to what you have now, or at the very least have a go at achieving financial independence for the rest of your working life and beyond.


If/when you join, make sure you look me up on the inside, and I, and the rest of the membership will help you all we can.


Onwards to success folks, and have a very nice day.


Best Regards.

Robert Allan

About Me Page

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Hello I have been an affiliate/internet marketer for many years and I'm very successful at it. If you need any help and pointers to earning an online income from home or to start up your own home-based business then please feel free to read the other articles within this site. I'm sure you will go away with lots of tips and advice that will help you get started. Here is a link to my About Me page - This other link is my profile within the work from home make money online community I am a member of since 2014.


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  1. Hey Robert, you seem to have lots of experience writing articles with nice images. Very interesting and I learned a lots.
    Thanks for sharing these awesome tips.

    1. No probs Letha and thank you for taking timeout to leave a comment.
      Glad you liked it and went away having learned something.
      I do try to incorporate as many images as possible.
      You know what they say – a picture is worth a thousand words and a lot of people do prefer a visual representation.
      Enjoy your day and please visit again.
      Best regards.
      Robert Allan

  2. Hi Robert

    Thank you for sharing your post it is very clearly explained what to do to join who to join and how to as well you have explained in full detail about the emails that could go into the junk folder which does happen quite a bit.

    You have a lot of experience as well with the websites and promoting online your advertising is very clear and presented clearly laid out.

    Thank you 


    1. Hi Tracey
      Glad you liked the content of the article and I do like to make it as simple as possible so that the site visitors can fully understand from the get go.
      Please do visit again and tell your family and friends to visit as well.
      Working from home as your own boss could appeal to them too.
      Have an awesome day and be successful.
      Best regards.
      Robert Allan

  3. Thanks for this great post… really appreciate how you’ve laid out step by step just how easy it can be to get started when you are just beginning. Seems like there is so much to do but it looks more manageable after going through this.

    To be able to work from home and create your own business is the smartest move you can make and it really creates the opportunity to make unlimited income. And knowing how to make it work as you begin literally opens the door for that possibility. Thanks again!

    1. Hello Judy and thank you for reading my article.
      I agree with everything you say about it being easy to get started and if you follow the step by step instructions you will have a website ‘Live’ on the internet that will make you money for many years to come.
      Of course it will take commitment and dedication but anything worthwhile will always take those two qualities.
      You get stuck, you get in touch and I will help you all I can.
      Onwards and upwards Judy and never look back.
      My very best regards.
      Robert Allan

  4. I like working from home. I can organize my life at my own pace and relax whenever I need. I have been applying here and there for online jobs but I realize that creating my own business will be more beneficial. So, I started my own website and I am learning as I go. About the banner ads you are talking about, I can see many other big websites advising to avoid it, but I find that it is a great way to make some money especially for me as a beginner, it is good to see those few bucks adding up and it encourages me that I am doing something good.

    I think you made a great post.


    1. Hello Adyns and hope you went away with a tip or two that will aid you in your new home business.
      As you say there are many advantages and if you read a blog I recently published here –

      I list a selection of the Pros and Cons of working from home.
      To quote my last paragraph in the blog –

      [If you talk to anyone who works from home, they’ll probably say that for them, the advantages far outweigh the disadvantages. Once you’re doing your own thing and feeling great, it’s hard to go back to a salary existence – and remember, it’s far easier to work around your problems in a home business than it is to deal with any problems you might have at work]

      As for Banner Ads – of course you will get different opinions. Like everything else in life, some things work for someone and for others it doesn’t. You just have to decide whether they are working for you and if so then go with them, and as you say, for you its a great way to make a few dollars and it works for you.
      I wish you continued success and if you get stuck then visit my site again and I’m sure you will find the answer to any problem you have somewhere within an article.

      Onwards and Upwards.
      have an awesome day.
      Robert Allan

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