Tips to Start a Business Without Capital

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To start a business in the real world you have to promote your project from your own money or find someone else who can help you and get a share from the revenue later, but that age was gone, nowadays you can tart a business even without capital, bat of course it’s not easy as you expect, because internet world is larger than the world itself, so you need some tips to start a business without capital.  and this is what this post is about.

You can also read: Avoid these Business plan errors and build a successful project and Important things to know before launching a new product.

1. Simple Business ideas

You can find multiple ways to start a project online, but the best one that never need capital is coding themes, yeas themes are a hot business in these days and best of all you need WordPress coding knowledge only, you don’t have to worry about infrastructure or any other obstacle to making a project. This is just an example of many other business ideas, but it’s the best in my idea for people who love coding and can spend hours and hours with their laptops. But the result will be fast and amazing as well.

If you take a look at WordPress and browse their premium themes, you can find them normal work without complications, you should learn the WordPress codex and mix it with your imagination to build awesome and attractive themes that will be sold for thousands.

If you want to build a theme project with a group of coders, this will be the best thing you do in your life, you can build a powerful WordPress themes business f you select coders you trust and can work with each other online, all you have to do is build a plan, exchange ideas through Skype or Google plus and build a group.

Remember that what I’m talking about is just an example of business, but the inside is the same for most business ideas, you have to find the right people to work with and build your business with them, networking is the key to succeeding, each person will work on a defined job and collaborate between each other.

Another good idea to start a business without capital is to be a web hosting reseller, you don’t have  to invest big money but of course some $20 dollars is something you need, but if you need only a free way to resell web hosting services, yo can start with the resellerspanel program and best of all, it’s totally free, you get all the needs to create your own company, you earn the difference between the basic price and your own price. When you earn enough money you can start with professional reseller business with GreenGeeks or Bluehost.

2. Tips to succeed

The above ideas are just example of many others to start a business without capital, if we talk about them all, we’ll complicate things, just look around your background education or knowledge and you will find the relevant ideas, but now, to succeed your business you need some other tips.

Broke the borders

Billions of people use Google and other websites each day, and you should open your eyes to the rest of the world and never limit your group of people in your actual city or county, just search for people in the same interest of your project and contact them to suggest your idea and cooperation, you can get help from this post about How to Find Local Business Opportunities, you will get simple steps to search by country and city for people and business owners.

Forums are also a god place to find cooperation for your project, just be an active member during two weeks and sure you will find the right people you’re searching for, you can also check this post about  the 5 Internet Marketing Forums with 47 million visitors monthly.

Working with people is the only way to start a project without a budget, your power is the group and it’s really what will succeed your business, so, build a great group of people and learn from them how to solve problems.

Start a Business on Demand

This is a very important point,if you want to succeed, you have to start something that people search for ad will buy it in the future also. The best way to find if your business is on demand or not is to search for hey-phrases related to it using the Google Keyword Planned tool, if you find that you have enough searches then you can succeed.

At the same time I recommend using the Google trends tool to find the evolution of searches by year for any keyword or phrase, just spend some time with it and discover what you can, this will help you get other ideas and suggestion. Themes and plugins for example are a very hot business and will still in the next years,this is why I recommend it.

Your online existence

You should create a WordPress blog or website to make things easy for your business, some types of business needs websites to start working, and the best platform to build a website is WordPress, you can Learn how to start a blog.

Of course you don’t have a budget until now, however you can create a good-looking website even without a budget, but you need some dollars to pay for the web hosting and theme. Then you can promote your business with good articles  in  your blog, you will get the intention from search engines and people.

Worldwide Valid payment method

After some time from the project launch, you need to have a payment method acceptable in all or the majority of countries, PayPal is the largest one until now, millions of people use it for their purchases and business and you have to open one business account to receive and send payment online. If for any reason you can have a PayPal account, just use Master  Card or Visa as alternative payment methods.

These are some of the tips to start a business without capital and succeed, just follow them, but remember that success needs hard work, so spend more time with yo business and spend hours with your group of people to work with, it’s the best way to avoid risks and get advice from people who work together, this is itself is the half of success. Good Luck.

Fathi Arfaoui is a Physicist, Blogger and the Founder of this website. He shares WordPress and Blogging tips to build a better blog and succeed online with the right marketing strategies and business in general.

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