The internet are being used by companies around the world supporting their services and product line, but also the as a business itself, generating income for the creator. Several ways of generating cash exist. A search for the phrase’ raise money on internet’ delivers 75000000 hits on Google (Google, 2011). Sale of goods as well as advertising and other ways is part of these money generators. Through all the positive up lifting possibilities of the internet, some disruptive practices could be found. These will all be viewed in more detail in these following sections. Contents
How to use the internet to raise money?2
On a personal level the internet can be used for making cash quickly:2
What types of businesses could benefit from trading on the internet?3
Some types of internet business are:3
Disruptive or non-traditional ways to use the internet5
The internet, a massive network established in the mid 1960’s (Baltzan & Phillips, 2010: 186) establishing communication and reviving the way of acquiring information as well as changing life and the way it was known. Currently it’s being used by companies around the world supporting their services and product line, but the internet could also be seen as a business itself, generating income for the creator. How to use the internet to raise money?
There are several ways to use the Internet to raise money.
Below find some suggestions:
* Make a video and put it on You Tube to raise awareness. you can use Revver to generate income. * Open an online shop – you can play for a package or use free software * Affiliate schemes – let people place links to your site on their website, and they earn commission if you get businesses from the ad. * Sell advertising space – Google ads are available to anyone who wants to put them on their site or you can negotiate with local businesses offering space on your site. * Ask for donations. You can use PayPal to accept donations and do transactions over the internet. * Create your own Google ads to advertise your site – charities do not pay for their ads. * Join a social media site and create an interest group where people can learn about an issue and donate to your campaign. * You can start a blog and allow ads to be placed on it. This will generate meaningful income if you have something really interesting to say. On a personal level the internet can be used for making cash quickly: Quickest way to make money online is to rummage through your house and gather up anything that you don’t need any more. Head on over to Ebay and put them up for auction. You’d be surprised at what people are looking for. If the price is right, you can sell just about any item that you have laying around your home. Another great way to make money fast is to write articles. If you scan the Internet, you will find that just about every top site out there has tones of content. Most of the sites owners just don’t have the time to create this content themselves so they go to outside sources. Another way to make money fast is go to forums and offer to do odd jobs for people there. Depending on your skills, you could get lots of work. Many people are looking for proofreaders or just somebody to answer support emails for them. If you offer your services and accept what they’re willing to pay you, there is no reason why you can’t come away with a hundred dollars for a day’s work. What types of businesses could benefit from trading on the internet? The Internet is a medium, which is very famous for e-commerce and business transactions. Since the medium is fast, reliable and easy to access, most people prefer to launch a successful internet business rather than to start a regular business. As compared to other businesses, the internet business is easier to run, and also, the financial cost of setting up the internet business is relatively low. Some...