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Everyone needs a
second income stream. Unfortunately, most people won’t start developing a new income source until a tragedy
Losing your job could
be the kick-in-the-pants you need to push you onto the road to financial independence. Hopefully, you will
get started before a layoff or other disaster overcomes you.
Deficits are soaring,
and things will get worse before they get better. You need to be financially prepared. Begin today. You aren't
going to get a governmental bailout.
Website Is Like Free Money
The information on
this site costs you nothing to access. But, it is very valuable. As you progress through the departments, your
understanding of websites will increase dramatically. Each one is designed to teach you step by step how to make
your own website (or blog!).
There are many sites
on the internet that give help and encouragement for budding entrepreneurs. Many more that will sell you a
magic formula to “guarantee” success.
This site is
different. It is designed to guide you through the main questions and issues you will encounter once you decide
to take action. Once you have realized the importance of generating a second income stream, this site is
uniquely designed to give you the knowledge you need to make it a reality.
Even if you just have
a personal blog and don’t want anything else, this site can help you profit from it.
Start Your Own Website or Blog: A Comprehensive Guide
Starting a website is a process. You won’t be up and running in a day, and probably
not in a week. You need commitment. You need endurance. You need to focus on each
step. This is how you do it: one small step at a time.
This is not a good site for people
who are unwilling to change or are looking for a get rich quick scheme. But, if you are ready to succeed, this
site is here to give you the resources you need to understand how to make your own website or
The most important step is the first
one: decide to act, then do something! Don't wait until tomorrow.
I don’t run this site for prestige
or fame. Its purpose is primarily to help people. Our current economy is
fundamentally different than it was ten years ago. Most people are not going to have either the job or
retirement of their dreams. If you get it at all, Social
Security alone will not support you in your old age.
The best way to "retire" nowadays is
to retire into a side business you started years earlier and love. To do that, you need to take action
immediately. If you want credibility, you need a website. You’ve come to the right place.
People arriving at UnderstandWebsites.com are each at different
places in their journey toward starting a successful online business. Some are advanced. Some need help with the
This site starts at
the beginning and walks you through to completion. The department menu on the left gives easy access to
whichever category you are ready to tackle. You target your starting place. However, it all starts
with financial wisdom.
the Tools You Need to Succeed: Departments
The Departments listed on the left
Navigation Panel are the heart and soul of this site. This is where the rubber meets the road, and you
begin driving toward greater security. Knowing how to make your own website
or blog begins here. Systematically tackling each department will build the foundation necessary for you
to produce a creditable and profit-producing presence on the web.
Keep reading for a summary of every
Each department builds on the
information in previous departments. Go step by step until you've completed each of the 10
How to Make Your Own Website, Step One: Mind Your
Financial Wisdom: understanding the basics of
budgeting, debt elimination, frugality and saving money, and delayed gratification/financial control are
critical skills to have. Here you will get advanced budgeting tools which will help you understand the need for
frugality, help you save money, gain control over your finances, and eliminate any enslaving debt you may
have. Don't worry about how to make your own website or blog until you understand how to avoid personal
How to Make Your Own Website, Step
Two: Find Freedom
Freedom: the value of understanding how to
think about business, financial matters, and the mindset you will need to be a successful entrepreneur is
impossible to underestimate. How should you think
to be successful? What is financial freedom
anyway? Are you trapped in your dead-end
job? Get ready to think in new
ways. This will help you set the mental
groundwork necessary for success.
How to Make Your Own Website, Step Three: Business
Business: the preliminaries are crucial. You
have to have a plan. You have to know what is going to drive you. Money-lust isn’t enough for success. In fact,
it is almost a sure recipe for failure. You need to nail down your business philosophy, understand yourself, and
decide on which entrepreneurial method you will pursue. Know your limitations and develop your team. And, most
importantly, understand the internet. Do not skip over this department. You must understand the information in
this category if you want to have a successful website or blog. Trying to develop and run a profitable website
or blog in the Information Age will be virtually impossible if you don’t understand this
How to Make Your Own Website, Step Four: Helpful
Advice: avoid the common pitfalls and
practice the common patterns of success if you want to succeed. Simple, right?
How to Make Your Own Website, Step Five: Develop
Small Business Website
Development Software, Content, Design: the nuts and bolts of your site.
What are the necessary components of business site? What design considerations are important? Which software or
platform or service are you going to use to launch your site? Learn the best strategies for content layout,
development, selection, and writing. This department will give you the keys to creation of an awesome website or
blog. The equation is easy: valuable content = profitable site. You need to use this information early and
How to Make Your Own Website, Step Six: 5, 4, 3, 2, 1,
Website Launch (Initiation & Strategy): the
technical aspects of everything. Guidelines for choosing and registering your domain name are here. This
department walks you through all the technical aspects of starting your own online business. If you don’t
understand or know how to operate the technologies involved in creating websites or blogs, fear not. This is
where you get the help you need! And, remember, don’t be intimidated by technology. It is the content you create
from your knowledge of your niche that will make your website great, not your
How to Make Your Own Website, Step Seven: Generate
Monetization: this department is dedicated to
the details of profiting from your online business and the options available to achieving that aim. Don’t start
here if you haven’t at least reviewed the previous departments. Your ability to make money from your website or
blog largely depends on how well you implement and understand the material in the previous
How to Make Your Own Website, Step Nine: Bring the
Traffic: specific strategies to get the
traffic zooming to your site. Monetization depends on traffic. Make it easy for people to find you. If you serve
them well, they’ll come back and tell their friends to visit too!
How to Make Your Own Website, Step Eight: Keep
: there are always
additional things you can do to spruce up your website. This department is here to help you refine, improve,
and polish your already-created website.
How to Make Your Own Website, Step Ten: Sell Your
Website: sell your site. Understand what
you need to do to serve your target customer, and do it. This department helps you understand how to market your
product or service. Take advantage of it. It is what you will do if you want a profitable site, until you decide
to hang it up for good.
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