There are two ways to start your online business. The first way is product oriented architecture and the other is service oriented architecture. I will discuss and also provide you to settle your business online with my experience.
Before diving into an online business first thing is to clearly identify what is the nature of your business is it a service oriented architecture, for example, you are selling web development service or your consumer or you will write some content for your client or be promoting it online these are service oriented architecture. The other way is product oriented in which you are going to offer your product to your customers, for example, you are selling some mobile phones or selling some robots for kids.
First, we talk about the service oriented before doing that you need to do some marketing research for example what is the niche of your online business. what services you are selling to your customer who is your competitor and how you are going to sell yourself among that selling yourself means selling your skills, for example who are going to offer web designing service to your client in how much rate you are going to offer your service and how you keep maintaining your relationship with the client after you deliver the service. The most important thing is whether you sell service or a product you are going to compete throughout the world with is working in the same niche as you.
Second, architecture is product oriented. The same thing goes for product oriented architecture that is the niche of the product also what is the nature of your product oriented business, for example, it is business to business, business to consumer or business to the seller.
In both businesses, you have to compete throughout the world. Moreover also how you sell yourself or product. Social media is one of the most vital things for selling your business. Go out and broadcast what you have. Be confident on your self. Make a video of what you are selling post it one YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter. Generate a lot of traffic to your website and blog. The more you get traffic the more business you will generate. The second most important thing how you the optimization of your website to generate the traffic. To a lot of both on page and off page optimization for your website to generate traffic.