If you're one of those people who are serious about starting an online business from scratch I'm here to tell you that you can do it. If you can write up a product review of a product available on the internet, you can start your own online affiliate marketing business. And you don't have to spend a bunch of money to do it. In fact, you can create your own online business from scratch and not spend any money at all!
That's the beauty of the internet; you can create your own business without a huge investment. In fact, you can get started today with nothing.
How To Get Started Right Now
Head on over to HubPages.com and sign up to become a free member. Go ahead and create a page on your most favorite product that allows affiliate referrals. (Be sure to sign up with the company as an affiliate first). There are instructions at HubPages.com that will teach you how to create your first "hub." It's not difficult, just pay attention to their online lessons. It's really pretty simple.
Write Up A Review - Write up a product review quick and easy, detailing what you liked about the product. Be sure to add your affiliate link to the article in a way that creates a call to action and includes your affiliate link.
Write 10 Articles - After that is complete, write up 10 articles on 10 of the keywords relating to your product review and link them back to your web page. Submit them to free article directories (like this one) online.
Keep It Simple - Keep your articles simple and to the point. Make sure they are easily and quickly read.
Make Your Articles Relevant - Make sure your article topics are based upon your keyword research and are relevant to your unique selling proposition or your affiliate product.
Do Your Research - There are tricks to this that involve keyword research, search engine optimization of your articles, and finding products that other people want, to name a few.
If you've done your research correctly, in no time at all you'll be making money from the internet with your own online writing business that you created from scratch.