There are three things that are a must if you want to build your online business and see success with it. The Online business world is similar to the real world the more visible you are the more likely it is that will succeed in your dreams of building your business to the success (including money) that you want to see.
Of the three things that you need for building your business, visibility is the most important and the hardest to do. Linking and building traffic to your business are part of the top three, but visibility is the critical.
Visibility: This is doing the small things that make people come back and tell others about you business, to do this you will need a good website. To begin with a blog will do, but a website is a must at some point. It needs great content and some thing to “pull” people (your traffic) in faster, but it also need to be to the point and interesting. To become visibile you will need to build links.
Linking: Also known as backlinking, the act of linking build trust with your reader and makes your website seem to be everywhere. A link can be as simple as adding it to your email signature, to as advanced as adding it to social networking sites and getting Google to “see” it.
Traffic: To build your business you will need traffic, and traffic comes from all sites, From Google, to the social networking sites to your own email that you had sent to a contact who has come to your site to simply look at it. If you want to make money with your online business, the more traffic you get teh more money you can potentially make. Traffic is the cornerstone, but come only after linking and making sure that your site is visible to others.
These three ways will help you build your online business, and will help you create the business you envision.