The best 100 home based businesses typically involve some form of advertising on the Internet. The Internet is an enormous platform for advertising and is used by just about every company in the world including individuals who are selling products, getting involved in affiliate programs or simply making money from a small hobby website in which they get cash from pay per click advertising.
Regardless of what sort of website you want to start, any niche can be potentially profitable since you have a vast number of potential visitors and/or customers on the Internet.
However, the best opportunities out there course next to nothing to start up, or even better, are completely free. To begin with, you might want to dabble with freelancing. Freelancing on the Internet is something that anyone can get into and you will surely have a skill which can be satisfied by the enormous demand.
Just a name a few popular freelancing topics, you could get involved in content writing, proofreading, data entry or, if you have a knowledge of it, web design, which is one of the most profitable opportunities of all.
There are many other exciting ways to make money on the Internet. You can get into a drop shipping business, start trading on the online auction sites, or even do something completely different.
For example, when it comes to making cash on the Internet, there have been some highly inventive characters. For example, there was a college student from the United Kingdom who invented pixel ads and made a million dollars in just a few months by selling advertising space in the form of pixels, one dollar per pixel.
It all comes down to the fact that making money on the Internet typically revolves round some form of advertising. Typically, you will be making money from affiliate programs, pay per click advertising and various other things.