- By Connie Ragen Green
- Published 03/9/2009
Writing on the internet can lead to many great opportunities, as well as a full time business. Whether you have been writing for years or are just starting out on the internet, writing becomes one of the most important parts of being able to find success. An eBook is an excellent way to organize your ideas and create a product that can become the beginning of becoming an infopreneur. Writing an eBook takes some organizational skills and discipline, but most informational eBooks can be written fairly quickly. Choose a topic for your eBook that you are already knowledgeable about, and then do a thorough job of researching that niche. You want to make sure there are enough people who are ready and willing to purchase information on the topic before you spend too much time on it. Finding out what is already available will give you a good idea of what is being offered. Think about how you can improve upon that and offer something even more desirable.
Make an outline so that you can divide your eBook up into chapters. Each chapter should be able to stand alone, so that your writing flows naturally from one chapter to
the next. Divide each chapter further, including subheadings and bullet points to make your eBook very easy to read and navigate. Keep your writing level down to the high school level. This is done so that people from around the world will be able to understand what you have written, even if their English is not as good as that of a native speaker. The completed eBook will now be the first product you will be able to sell on the internet. But even though this will get you off to a good start, be sure to include even more information and turn your eBook into part of an information product that will bring you passive income in the years to come. You can include audio recordings, a workbook, and other related material so that people will get more help in solving their problem. You can sell the info product as a digital download, or spend some time to turn it into a physical product.
Additionally, you can use the content from your eBook to hold teleseminars. It has always been said that you will make more money explaining your eBook than simply by selling it, and this is still true. Repurpose your content and you will be able to do what I have done, which is to build an entire online empire from just one eBook.