Despite mountains of evidence to the contrary, many still sell the idea that the Web is a money-making machine. Thousands of websites promise simple techniques that will allow us to become wealthy with little effort – after helping us part with a large sum of money.
Reality check. There is no ethical, easy way to make large amounts of money online or offline.
Identify a need. Build an innovation to satisfy that need. Then, take the time to become known and trusted in a skeptical marketplace, and you will be on the path toward making money online.
It is hard to do, but thousands of others are already doing it. What is stopping you?
After writing this, I found on an excellent post by Seth Godin. Read it if you want more advice on how to make money online.