You will enjoy this article if you are a beginner looking for ways to make money online. We are going to look at four steps you must follow to make money on the Internet. Also, as a warning, if you do not follow these four things you will not make any money.

Perhaps this will really help you a lot. When you find a place where it rates the top 100 blogs please select only 3-4 blogs to read from. You can only read so much and learn so much.

Getting to know you. The blog becomes a part of how you brand yourself. If people read it, they should feel like they are getting to know you and getting to know what your beliefs and values are. Imagine your best referral sources sending potential referrals to your blog as a way to help them get to know you deeper, faster. In this way your blog can be leverage – people are even more qualified if they call you or may already “know” you when you they make the referral call.

Get paid to talk about something you already love! The best blogs are the ones where the blogger has a true passion for whatever their blogging about. So if you love cooking you can get paid to talk about it… what’s better than that.

By maintaining a blog, you can direct traffic to your site by search engine optimization. Blogs allow you to write about something related to your products and sprinkle it with the necessary keywords. By repeating keywords over and over through the content your blog, you are actually optimizing it for search engines. Besides, you can also update and add up to your keywords anytime you want. This feat is not easily duplicated on a static website. Before you can update your keywords on one, you have to do an overhaul of your site. If you don’t know how to do that exactly, you would have to call your programmer to get the job done. And that means several hundred of dollars worth of fees too.

A good idea is to read and subscribe to look at my lives and articles relevant in your niche. By doing this you open yourself up to new information and opportunities.

BLOGS ARE MAGNETS FOR SEARCH ENGINES: Go on, get on to Google and, whatever topic you search, you’ll inevitably see that the search engines have thrown up a number of Blogs in the top ten results. This is because Blogs are constantly showing fresh, new and key word friendly content just like your web pages should; that’s a Blog’s very reason for being. Imagine the value to you of having your own Blog pop in the top end of search results. The ubiquitous search engines clamor to highlight fresh, appropriate content – they love it. Constantly re-newed and freshened Blogs leave stale, ageing (and rarely updated) web sites for dead.

There are many reasons why blogging has become popular so quickly, and why blogs will continue to be part of the online environment. No business can afford to ignore blogging, and this means that for the foreseeable future, blogging is a brilliant new market for freelance writers.