How to Start and Run an Online Business
with CEU Certificate*
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You will begin with equipping your office for online success, and then move on to website building, payment processing, online marketing, writing great copy, spreading the word, utilizing online marketing tools, understanding search engine optimization, promoting an online brand, employing affiliates, planning beyond your website, and even handling legal issues before they become issues.
This an essential course for those who have a business idea, but want to move it online instead of into a traditional store. Billions of people around the world now have access to the Internet, making online businesses primed for success.
Each section also includes review assignments and exams to ensure you have learned and mastered the most important concepts. This approach allows you to instantly have the information you need at your fingertips, while also helping you learn learn what you need to understand as your online business grows.
Using the high quality information and resources provided in this course, at class completion you will know how to start a business online, how to grow your online business, and how to secure the future of your online business. So why not join us today?
- Completely Online
- Instructor Support
- IACET CEUs
- 6 Months to Complete
- 24/7 Availability
- Start Anytime
- PC & Mac Compatible
- Android & iOS Friendly
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Lesson 1. Benefits of Online WorkBy creating an online presence for your business, you create a storefront that is accessible at all times.
Lesson 2. Find Your MarketWhen you are able to find the ideal niche, you will notice that finding customers is much easier and the customers you find are already interested in buying from you.
Lesson 3. Equipping your BusinessWith an online business, your computer is your the access point to your customers.
Lesson 4. Modern Website BuildingBuilding a website is a necessity for your online business.
Lesson 5. Payment Processing, Security, And ShippingOnce you have a website up and running, you need to have a clear, effective, and SAFE way of handing money online.
Lesson 6. Bring Customers to YouOnline marketing is as essential as any marketing you might do for a business, but when it is done online, the results can be far more impressive.
Lesson 7. The Write StuffYour words matter on your website and in your marketing strategies, but there are simple ways to be as effective as possible without having to have a degree in writing.
Lesson 8. More Ways to Spread the WordIt is a good idea to spread the word as much as possible at the beginning of your marketing campaign.
Lesson 9. Marketing Tools for Online CompaniesYou need to start looking for ways that you can publicize your online business locally and through simpler methods.
Lesson 10. Search Engine OptimizationIf you are not thinking about SEO, your business is missing out on more traffic, more visibility, and more profits.
Lesson 11. Building Your Online BrandIf you can create a brand for your online business, you will allow others online to instantly think of this message whenever they think of you.
Lesson 12. Affiliate Programs to Spread Your NameAffiliate programs are programs that help you create a team of people who are boosting the reputation of your company and of your site.
Lesson 13. Beyond Your Own WebsiteThe more that you are in multiple spots online, the more likely it is that a person is going to find you and that they are going to take advantage of the deals that you are offering.
Lesson 14. Legal IssuesOne of the most frequently skipped steps in developing an online business is legal preparation.
Lesson 15. The Future of Your BusinessTo prepare for the success of your business, you need to think of three things as you continue to grow and to build your company.
Lesson 16: ConclusionToday, you can become an online entrepreneur - and you will begin your story of success.
Additional Course Information
- Document Your Lifelong Learning Achievements
- Earn an Official Certificate Documenting Course Hours and CEUs
- Verify Your Certificate with a Unique Serial Number Online
- View and Share Your Certificate Online or Download/Print as PDF
- Display Your Certificate on Your Resume and Promote Your Achievements Using Social Media
- Describe benefits of online work.
- Identify how to find find your market.
- Describe equipping your business.
- Describe modern website building.
- Summarize payment processing, security, and shipping.
- Identify how to bring customers to you.
- Recognize more ways to spread the word in marketing.
- Summarize marketing tools for online companies.
- Define Search Engine Optimization and using SEO techniques.
- Describe building your online brand.
- Describe affiliate programs to spread your name.
- Identify ways to look beyond your own website for generating a successful business.
- Identify legal issues.
- Determine the future prospects and vision of your business, and
- Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
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