There are many alternatives to make money from your home. More businesses that are born simply by selling products. And best of all is that you do not need to spend on a website of your own you can use the service of companies with great recognition in the market such as Ebay, free market, olx, Amazon, Alibaba among the best known.
If you have ever shopped online you should know these companies that base their reputation on rating their customers. That is why if you decide to venture into this type of business you could make a lot of money, if you are consistent and give a good service to your customers.
Think about it. You can make lots of money from the comfort of your home. All this is possible thanks to unlimited access to millions of people daily. Imagine your product seen all over the world. Forget the traditional businesses that only offer products to a small local market, now your customers come from all over the world.
How to start an online business
You have several options if you want to start an online business, here are some ideas:
Sell everything you no longer use, taking photos of each product and giving a precise description.
Selling something that you make, you are good at crafts , jewelry, crafts, etc. Sell your products online, you’ll be surprised how many people might be interested in what you do.
Resell products, know local companies that sell good products wholesale, buy them and resell them on the Internet.
Modalities of Sale
Online businesses offer two types of sales:
Direct sale: The product you offer is with a defined price.
Make an offer: The product you offer has a defined price but you allow the buyer to make an offer for a lower price, if you agree to accept it or make a counter offer. If both reach an agreement, the sale is closed, otherwise the product remains for sale.
Auction: You offer the product at auction for a very low price and if it is interesting enough it could reach a very high price. Although it could not be sold or do it in the initial price.
Which alternative to choose? As a recommendation check other businesses that sell products similar to yours and see which mode they use the most.