Starting an Internet Business – Why Everyone Seems to Be Doing It

Does it seem to you as if everyone around you is either talking about or starting an internet business? With the state of the economy and many employers cutting back on benefits and annual increases it’s probably not a surprise to you.

Still if you are not experienced with the internet or online marketing, and you’re happily employed or financially stable…why would you even consider starting an internet business?

Well I have a secret for you and…here it is, you don’t need any internet marketing experience to create a successful online business and achieve a lifestyle that most can only dream of.

Following are the primary reasons most people are either talking about it or actually doing it, see if any of these resonate with you:

The internet is a huge market (the whole world) and it’s getting bigger as you read these words

According to the Computer Industry Almanac, there were 1.59 Billion Internet users in 2008; and we could see the 2 Billion mark by 2012. Now, is there any doubt that a 1.59 Billion-user pool is a very attractive target given the leverage you have on the Internet?

It is very inexpensive to start

Unlike an offline business that you may be used to, an online business does not require much start up money. With a good market, a solid idea, product or service you are ready to build. All you need to purchase is a domain name, internet access and web hosting…all of which can be purchased for less than $100!

Even as an Internet Newcomer anyone can learn how to do it

If you have no previous experience you can start an internet business. There are remarkable resources available for free online to get you started from training courses to eBooks. If you’re willing to learn you can be in business for yourself.