You’ve probably heard the same song and dance before…“CPA Insider Swears Under Oath: His Internet Marketing Methods Are NOT Illegal!”, right? Then, you invest into what the "GURU" is selling and suddenly you’re out $100 or more and you still haven’t made money from any of their “can't miss advice”. This is not an uncommon thing in today’s world of self-proclaimed Internet Experts or Gurus who sell a ton of their systems and then walk away with loads of money in their pocket and a trail of disgruntled customers. Don’t get conned into buying one of these so-called systems! Take this free advice from someone who knows – the 7 ways to have success online. Then, you can find out more about doing it for profit at the end of this article.

Make sure you develop a business plan for multiple streams of income – you have to have several means of income online in order to tons of cash. You can’t put all of your eggs in one basket, so they say, and for an online venture the same concept applies. Diversify your earnings, work the ones that give better returns, and improve those that are lagging by asking the experts for help!
Speaking of learning…find out what works from a mentor – don’t try to come up with a new way of doing things that you think no one else has tried. Believe me, someone has already discovered multiple techniques for making money online and you don’t have to learn how to do it the hard way through trial and error.

Start blogging – and profits will follow. Sure, you may think that jotting down your thoughts in a journaling sort of fashion couldn’t possibly be profitable…but you’re wrong! Find out how you can use the power of blogging to drive traffic to your Web site, or even to someone else’s, and still make great money. Believe it or not, blogs are now outselling items on company product pages and they are usually FREE!!

Focus on content - and sales will follow! CONTENT, CONTENT, CONTENT AND MORE FRESH CONTENT IS THE KEY. What you say is much more important than how hard you’re trying to sell it, so focus on your content and people will naturally be drawn in to you and what you’re offering. Article marketing, blogging, social networking or Web content can all turn customers away if it is too sales-oriented.

Don’t stand by and watch – as opportunities pass you by. Being afraid to fail is a normal part of the human psyche, but never doing what you want due to fear is unhealthy and will hold you back from getting what you deserve in life! There have been many times in the past where I said, “No, I can’t do that because it’ll probably never work.” Then, I see other people out there doing it and making great money! Take the reins into your own hands and steer your life in the direction that you want it to go in! Online success can be your key to Financial Freedom!

Do what you love – and you will succeed. No one wants to sit idly by and do monotonous tasks that amount to nothing fruitful and bore them to tears, so neither should you! Think long and hard about what you are passionate about in life and then build a business around just that.

Believe in yourself – and you will accomplish anything you set out to do. If you say you can do something, then you can! Even the most uneducated and simple of people have build empires out of a passion and a sense of self-confidence in their hearts. Follow yours!

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Gerald Lacey
Lacey LLC and OmariWholesale, Inc.

Author's Bio: 

Gerald is a professional Internet marketer and social media marketing expert. His online business ventures and websites generate multiple streams of income annually. His consulting clients include best selling authors and international speakers.

Gerald is the CEO/President of Lacey LLC and OmariWholesale, Inc. He runs his entire business from his home where he is able to spend quality time with his family and friends. He is passionate about helping individuals to build and monetize their personal brand online.