1st Step To Making Money Online With A Website
Picking a Niche is the 1st step to making money online with a website. It is often easy for experienced affiliate marketers, but intimidating for beginners to the affiliate marketing world.
More Steps Ahead
There are more steps ahead in creating a website, and at the end of this article you will be given access to the next step of making money with a website.
Niche Picking Psychology
Picking a niche involves a process that comes with experience and time. Some people refer to this as the ‘niche picking psychology’. This process involves thinking about the long term strategy instead of the short term. The process also centers around using the 4 tips talked about below.
4 Tips On How To Find A Niche
Tip 1: Look To Your Passions & Hobbies For Niche Ideas
This is truly the simplest place to begin you Niche picking. This method is often the most successful for beginners because it doesn’t require extensive research or hours spent pulling hair trying to ‘find a niche’. All you have to do is the following steps:
- Step 1: Write Out Your Passions & Hobbies.
- Step 2: Write Out 5 Ideas On Each Passion or Hobby.
- Step 3: Pick The One You Are Most Comfortable Writing About.
Trust Your Ideas & Yourself
By following the above 3 steps you will come up with at least 1 niche idea and at least 5 ‘ideas (article ideas)’.
Doing this will also help you get comfortable with trusting your instincts. Trusting yourself is a big part of succeeding at Affiliate marketing.
Niche Picking Examples
Some examples that would be considered ‘niches’ are baby clothes, dog whistles, weight loss supplements. Us the three step process above and see what you come up with.
You can do it! Take action right now and begin writing down your hobbies and passions for the next three minutes, see what happens.
Tip 2: No Idea Is A Bad, Just Use Common Sense
7 Billion People, 7 Billion Niches!
There are over 7 billion people on earth currently which means that there are a least 7 billion combinations when it comes to niches. Here is an example: The Walking Dead.
Many Sub-Niches In 1 Niche!
There are so many niche ideas with just this simple phrase. You could make a website dedicated to just Norman Reedus (people will visit it), you could make a site dedicated to ‘Rickyl’, however making a site about The Walking Dead Tax Code really doesn’t sound right does it.
Tip 3: Don’t Be Afraid To Try New Niches
Some Niches Will Not Work For You
Some niches no matter passionate you are about them just simply will not work for you due to many factors that are outside of your control. Most beginners think they have to ‘stick it out’ with a niche, even after it becomes apparent that it is a ‘black-hole’ financially. NOT TRUE! It is a fact that some niches will not work out, just move on.
Finding out which niche will work for you and which won’t is a learning experience that we all go through. So don’t worry if your first niche or first few niches don’t work out for you. I can personally tell you I have had to scrap 5 niches that I spent a lot of time on, but they just didn’t work out.
Tip 4: Use A Niche Keyword Finder
If you are really stuck on find a niche don’t be afraid to use a niche keyword finder. A lot of the time using a niche keyword tool enables you to create a list of potential niche markets.
A List Of Niche Markets
Using this list of niche markets you can decide which of them has the strongest appeal to people. When selecting niches it is important that they be broad, but also defined.
LA To Chicago
Any example would be ‘airline tickets from LA to Chicago’. You are targeting the ‘airline tickets’ niche which is a big niche, but you also narrow it do to a specific sub niche ‘airline tickets from LA to Chicago’. This sub niche has a lot of daily traffic, but not a lot of sites offering easy to purchase tickets.
Best Niche Keyword Tool
When searching for a profitable niche I recommend using Jaaxy.
Jaaxy is a niche keyword tool that finds ‘hidden niches’ from common keywords.
Using Jaaxy could also lead you to find mini niches that turn into proven niche markets in as little as a few months.
Know Any More Tips?
If you know any more niche picking tips please let me know in the comments below. What tools, tricks, or tips do you use to find successful profitable niches?
You Will Find Your ‘Niche’
Trust me you will find a niche that not is only successful but could lead you not only into the middle class, but above that! You just have to find that niche that and you will find that niche that becomes a success for you. You just have to try and follow the above 4 tips.
Using these 4 tips have having a long term strategy in mind will help you to develop a method for selecting future niches. A method that evolves from ‘niche picking psychology’ and will bring you long term success.
Done With Step 1!
I hope this article has helped you to begin your journey to online success by helping you find a niche. If you still need some additional help there are a few links below to help you search for your niche.
Ready For Step 2?
If you have a niche and you are ready to move on click ‘Picking a Domain Name‘ to begin Step 2.
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Check Out My Article On Proven Niche Markets
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