It might seem a lot of work at the very beginning, but once you get started, you will understand that creating a website is the easy part, what you need to focus on is how to maintain the site, and build up enough traffic to have at least some income.
The first and foremost is to distinguish between traffic and targeted traffic. Targeted traffic is more valuable, because it generates the most of your website income. To get targeted traffic you need something that can be linked directly to your website. The easiest and most effective is just simply article writing. You need to be familiarized with the most efficient way of writing an article, how to target the required group of your audience, in order to give all the necessary information. Keep in mind that the information must be true, the worst that can happen is for your site to lose credibility. The next step is to learn where to post your article. Since you will post a link at the end of every article, wherever you post it, the customer or just an interested party will always have a clear access to your site. If you are wondering why these sites just simply allow you to post articles for free, the answer is obvious and here it comes. They were the first who thought of the best way to generate traffic. They allow you to post articles with your links, and in return, they get traffic. You need many articles; I have to be honest, 50 or even 100 articles per month. If you want the results, you need to work hard. However, the hard work stops right after you are able to produce the wanted income, after that you can take a break, since the income will come on the regular basis.
The next best thing to writing articles is generating a dynamic content, or just writing posts to your blog. If you don’t have one, it is of the utmost importance to create one. Blog is very important, the website need not have new material all the time, but it would be a good idea to keep your blog fresh. This is a lot easier, since the posts on the blog don’t need to be long, the emphasis is placed on accuracy, and since a lot of people frequently visit blogs a lot more than websites, once they read something interesting on your blog, they will immediately visit your site for new content. In addition, it might be a good idea to visit for some free blogs; there are a lot of those on the internet. You can post on some free blogs, the post must off course have your link, since without it, the post losses its purpose, and in return the website of the free blog will generate more traffic, it is a win-win situation.