Starting a business online can be a unique opportunity that includes the very real possibility of earning while you are still learning. This is made possible mostly by affiliate marketing programs that will provide a ready-made web page for you to advertise and earn commissions. They also may have free training in Internet marketing and other resources available free.
You are actually in business now even though you may not be really clear on what you need to do yet. So the idea is to do what you can. Every day you will learn something more, from the program as well as the Internet itself if you look. To whatever degree the program provides training, the combination of the resources they gave you, the training they provide and your own initiative to learn more is all you need to get a good start.
Many people learn much faster and more thoroughly by doing something hands-on. You learn by actually doing, rather than by concepts and theories. Some wonder what to do with these abstract notions when they get to the part where they need to apply it. So it is actually very logical that to learn by doing is the fast-track. It is therefore also logical that you could already be earning money.
In this case it is because what you need to do is to learn how to do online marketing and advertising. As you ‘experiment’ with writing ads and using different strategies to promote your business in the virtual world, your ad may very well be seen by someone who is really interested and takes action to find out more about it.
You don’t need to worry here about what to say or do if someone is interested because one of the other blessings of an affiliate program is they will handle your customer service and the sales transactions. They will account for your commissions for each sale you make and pay you. Really all you have done so far is advertise and had some good luck. Going forward you will become more adept at writing ads and knowing what the best ways to promote your business are.
There are more reasons to start a business than making money. There are intangibles like the joy of learning how to do something new, the experience and skills you will gain along the way, and of course the feeling of accomplishment when your business succeeds!