Storefronts are becoming optional. Small business owners who do own traditional stores frequently discover that an online presence may actually make the brick and mortar business approach superfluous. What do you need to know today about starting -- and growing -- your very own online small business? Five tips from successful online small businesses pave the way.
Provide a needed service that appeals to a niche
Case in point is DocStoc, which is a download service for more than 20 million business documents any company needs to get off the ground and operate. Could you ferret out all the information by visiting city hall? Sure! But why take this much time out of your day if you can simply download everything you need from one central source? This service is so popular that DocStoc is among the top 500 most visited websites, according to Quantcast.
Offer membership options for additional savings
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