So you want to build a website. You may at this point be a little intimidated by all the information out there. This is understandable. The key ingredient at this point is focus. I spent a lot of my time initially jumping form one idea to the next.
The purpose of this article is to give you some groundwork to help you build a solid foundation. A good website can earn you a respectable passive income. Building a site is not that big of an issue as I will explain later.
What you need to do right now is write down your interests. What do you like to do? The longer the list the better. Once you have done this jump online and start researching. Good research is critical. This is where you need to spend most of your time.
In the event you do not know what you would like to do – do not worry. What we are going to do is look for a niche market. We can do this by putting a keyword into Google along with the keyword forum.
A lot of people make the mistake online by just researching keywords then building a site. To me what is more important is connecting with people who have a need. Forming relationships will bring long term success.
By visiting forums you get to see what people are looking for and as well as that you get to see how they do it. What phrases they use to express themselves and to what degree they need to reach an outcome.
Then when you build a website you need to communicate with them on that level by understanding what they are going through. Otherwise you will be just like everyone else building web pages with content based on keywords.
Once you have found a hungry group of people you will now research keywords to see what level of competition you face. When you find keywords that get searched a lot but have few competitive web pages you are now beginning to narrow down your sites theme will be about.
Then with your chosen keyword or keywords you can register a domain that will contain your targeted keyword. Your next job will be to build web pages that will be search engine friendly and give you the opportunity to be on the first page of the search engines.
Then you will need to figure out where to host your site. There is a site builder that can help you step by step in this process – enabling you to build a website that works. All you have to do is fill in the blanks. To learn more select any of the links provided.