The existence of the Internet makes it much easier to find home business ideas for 2011, whereas in the past we were limited to offline resources for ideas. With the current economic situation making it difficult to cater to large numbers of people, the Internet offers a great resource for tapping potential and current home business owners.
Online home business ideas can mean a lot of people looking for ways to grow an existing online website. Search engine optimization (SEO) or redesigning your site may be necessary to keep up with current trends on the Internet, for example, or to drive more traffic to your site.
In reviewing the trends of 2011, we need to consider the development of the Internet in the last 10 years. In the beginning, being skilled at link building was enough to get a place on the first page of Google with your home business site. Then we learned that we have to rely on keyword research to maintain our search engine position and beat our competitors.
Today, Google competes with the likes of Yahoo and Bing and, of course, with social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. Social media sites in particular show that there is a huge demand for social interaction from the people. Then, the social media scenario is showing marketers that there is no better way to market your business.
Definitely on the rise on the social networking scene. According to a Gigia survey, Facebook attracts 44% of people to social engagement. Twitter is running 29%. Yahoo and MySpace drives are only 18% and 9%, respectively. Developed by sharing links, photos and videos through traffic users up to these social networks.
As early as January 2011, Facebook hit 600 million users worldwide – a staggering amount. It is estimated that by 2012, Facebook will have 1 billion users. Then there is the power of social networking.
Let’s not forget YouTube. After just 5 years online, YouTube has an enviable 2 billion views a day. Internet marketers who have so far ignored YouTube to market their business, you have no excuse not to use video as part of your home business marketing strategy. Because this medium is exploding.
Mobile marketing started fast in 2010 and this trend will definitely continue in 2011. More and more businesses are using smartphones and tablets as part of their business activities. A recent report predicts that there will be more than 10 billion mobile units this decade, including iPads and tablet PCs.
The Financial Times reports that according to Anders Analysis, UK spending on mobile phone advertising is expected to increase from 71 71 million to more than جاری 600 million by 2015 due to the continued popularity of smartphones. The report further suggests that mobile ads may account for 4% of total online advertising this year and more than 9% by 2015.
With the availability of advertising and home business opportunities, then, through the choice of social networking, YouTube and mobile marketing, we have huge resources to explore home business ideas in 2011.