How DO you become successful on the Internet?

Written by Chuck McCullough

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Think about this idea for a moment. Let it sink in as to what I'm telling you here. What is your favorite pass-time? What is your hobby?

Do you get burnt out when you are spending time on your hobbies?

Does an auto enthusiast watchrepparttar clock at a Saturday afternoon drag race?

Does a knick-knack fanatic get bored atrepparttar 119109 world's largest flea market?

Do sports fans wish football season was much shorter?

If you develop your business around a topic that you love, that you enjoy spending time on, that you can't wait to get home and fire uprepparttar 119110 computer to work on...

motivation becomes a non-issue.

Besides...isn't enjoying what you do one ofrepparttar 119111 key factors to success? I hate to berepparttar 119112 one to break it to you, but true happiness isn't all about money.

Persistence - You have to stick with it. You can't quit. Don't lose faith.

There will be bad times, but you have to keep going. You won't make as much money as you wanted to one month. You won't get quite as many subscribers or visitors out of that advertising campaign. The 'killer ad' that you just knew was going to pull like crazy...won't.

These setbacks are a fact of life. Accept them and deal with them accordingly. Learn from your mistakes and move on.

If you keeprepparttar 119113 right attitude duringrepparttar 119114 bad times,repparttar 119115 good times will be that much sweeter.

Luck - Yep, its going to take a little luck as well. But if you followrepparttar 119116 above guidelines, you can make your own good luck.

Luck is being inrepparttar 119117 right place atrepparttar 119118 right time. Luck is makingrepparttar 119119 right decision at that crucial moment. Luck is buying low and selling high. Luck is realizing that you made a mistake and correcting it right before everything crashes.

The more knowledgeable you are about your subject matter,repparttar 119120 more time you spend educating yourself about it,repparttar 119121 more you work at becoming an expert in your field,repparttar 119122 more luck you will have!

When you knowrepparttar 119123 ins-and-outs of your industry, you WILL be inrepparttar 119124 right place atrepparttar 119125 right time. You WILL know when to buy and when to sell. You WILL know what decisions to make, and when to make them.

Correcting a mistake? This is nothing more than testing an idea and dumpingrepparttar 119126 ones that didn't work.

Don't sit back and leave it to fate...

make your own good luck!

So, whenever I'm asked how can you become successful onrepparttar 119127 Net, I tell them to work hard, pick a subject that they totally enjoy, learn everything they can about that subject, stay strong duringrepparttar 119128 bad times, and stick with it!

Chuck McCullough is the owner of offering FREE articles, tips, hints, and real-world advice on how to make money with your website. Visit his site or join his FREE newsletter, The AffiliateMatch Informer by sending a blank email to

The Macro View

Written by Chris Small

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Friend, we have available to us todayrepparttar power to reach out and influence more people than have existed throughout all of mans combined history. Let us not waste this precious opportunity. If you are reading this, you haverepparttar 119108 same ability and opportunity as everyone else on this medium. There are no limitations other than your imagination. What will you do with it? Will you use it to create an empire for yourself and your future generations (as many are doing) or will you fail to recognizerepparttar 119109 potential of a few strategically placed bits and bytes onrepparttar 119110 computer screens of millions and millions of computer users worldwide.

Most people are looking for leaders and innovators. Men and women who aren't afraid to take chances. People who will follow you if they sense that you are firm in your convictions and willing to stand up for them. Did you know that Marconi (the fellow who discovered radio waves) was committed to an insane asylum by his friends before they took him seriously. Today it is cool to be onrepparttar 119111 cutting edge of change and if you are willing to embrace this rapidly evolving technological beast and tame it to your own purposes... wellrepparttar 119112 world really could be your oyster.

If you are ready to roll up your sleeves and work, you have already jumped ahead of most people. The challenge is that most people aren't willing to put inrepparttar 119113 necessary effort, but then again, that's why it is such a fantastic opportunity forrepparttar 119114 enlightened few. Consider Thomas Edison and his light bulb. He documented 10,000 experiments before success found him. Was his effort worth it? Without it you wouldn't be reading these words.

Don't wait,repparttar 119115 water temperature has never been better, there's still room for you to make a splash... jump in with both feet, just be prepared to start paddling. This new medium of communication is no respecter of persons. Age, sex, color, religion, size, family background, past history, etc.; it makes no difference torepparttar 119116 bits and bytes, they respond as well to you as anybody else. There is only one rule... "Just do it." What you do today could repay you a hundred fold tomorrow.

Here's what you need to do to get started:

1) Learn as much as you possibly can. But don't let this slow down your involvement

2) Create or find a product or service that you can promote wholeheartedly.

3) Jump in. Get yourself a solid Internet presence.

4) Get busy! Market that product.

Sounds rather simple doesn't it. In fact it requires a lot of effort, butrepparttar 119117 steps are simple enough andrepparttar 119118 rewards are certainly worth it.

Chris Small is a cyber entrepreneur and host of the very successful 'World Deal Center'. His main website is http//

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