3 Reasons You Should Start Your Own Internet Business

There are an unlimited amount of reasons why you should start your own internet business, but we boiled it down to the top three.

Whether you plan on following in the footsteps of a top SEO company in Orlando, you plan on making money off of blogs and courses, or you want to sell your own homemade crafts, starting your own online business has many advantages.

Low startup and overhead costs

Brick-and-mortar businesses cost a lot thanks to expenses like rent, office supplies, employee salaries, equipment, etc. An online business, on the other hand, tends to have low startup and overhead costs.

Realistically, you don’t need any money to start one as long as you have WiFi and a computer. Even if you want to build your own website, it’s “about $60 a year” as long as you create it yourself. Thanks to premade WordPress templates and web-hosting services like Bluehost, it’s very achievable to create a fully functional and aesthetically pleasing site, even if you don’t fancy yourself a graphic designer.

The price can go up if you pay someone to build your site, write your blogs, and do your marketing (Facebook, email, and all digital forms).

Overall, an online business is appealing because it’s cheap to set up and the overhead costs tend to be minimal.

All the perks of owning your own company

So many people want to own their own business. Here are just some of the perks of doing so:

  • There’s no limit on how much money you can make.
  • You call the shots and don’t have to take orders from people (although you still might have to appease and work with clients).
  • You can work wherever you want (work from home, at the coffee shop, or on a beach in Bali).
  • You control your destiny—your future is no longer dependent on some person who wears a suit and sits in an office … unless you’re the one wearing the suit and sitting in the office.
  • Every day can be exactly the way you want it to be. You can create your own office hours as opposed to having to work from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (let’s be honest, in today’s times, office warriors are pulling a 9 a.m.-6 p.m.or 9 a.m.-7 p.m. on a normal basis).
  • You can work when you’re most productive and take breaks whenever you feel like it.
  • You can pick the people you work with.

It’s an endless list.

Actually secure your dream job

So many recent college graduates land their dream jobs or a job in their field and realize there’s nothing dreamy about them. However, if you start your own internet business, you will secure your dream job and life.

You will get to pick the clients and companies you work with. You will create your own product or service, which can be the most fulfilling part when this product or service ends up helping people and changing lives.

You can make your online business as big or small as you want and build something special no matter what the size might be.

You can work on the projects you want to work on. You can, in every way imaginable, create your dream job because you’re your own boss and you forge your own path. If you don’t like the way things are going or want to make changes, you can.

An online business provides freedom, flexibility, and the ability to make as much money as you want. Why should you start your own internet business? The real question should be why shouldn’t you?


Adam Hansen

Adam is a part time journalist, entrepreneur, investor and father.