The Best Online Business For Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are now turning to the online world to make a living and for good reason. There are now more opportunities than ever online, with a significant increase recorded over the last couple of decades. As the world continues to go digital, it’s now the perfect time to jump on the bandwagon as an entrepreneur, with an abundance of business ideas floating around.


Affiliate Marketing

We kick things off by including one of the original and most successful ways to make money in the online world. Affiliate marketing has been around for years, and it’s simply the process of the marketer picking up the commission by promoting a product or service of somebody else’s. Affiliate marketing will require the user to put in the work to become a competent copywriter, while also understanding SEO and how to implement it effectively. 

As an affiliate marketer, it is relatively easy to get involved with reputable businesses to start generating revenue. In the main, retail is a good place to start, with big names like Amazon offering competitive deals.



Successful entrepreneurs must be able to capitalise on the moment, recognising a need for something, and as the world moves towards artificial intelligence being more prevalent, chatbots provide the perfect opportunity. 

While this will take skill, chatbots represent a trend which is continuing to surge, so being able to set up your own chatbot business should prove to be financially rewarding. Online hotels and many more industries are now putting them to work and being able to supply a small fraction will amount to a good level of success.


Video Editing

How people communicate with each other has changed dramatically over the last decade or so. This is down to the rise of social media platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat, where communication via pictures and videos has fast become the norm. While the average person can now edit their own pictures to a good standard, video editing is far more complex. This has seen many paying others good money to do so on their behalf, so by providing video editing services in the online world, the money should come rolling in thick and fast.



Podcasting is quickly establishing itself as one of the world’s favourite past times, with there being podcasts on every subject going. More and more people now tune in to listen to podcasts than ever before, and while they’re fantastic to listen to, or watch if they’re uploaded to platforms such as YouTube, they’re also the ideal way to earn a living too. Podcasts often receive sponsorship offers which will improve as a podcast grows in popularity. Podcasters can also offer merchandise for their listeners to buy too, representing just one of several revenue streams.


The world really is your oyster as an entrepreneur in the online world, especially if you’re able to capitalise on the now or a gap in the market. By doing this, you’re much more likely to succeed and beat others to the punch. Ultimately allowing you to be the authority and develop your business accordingly.



Founder, CEO at Addicted
Mark Munroe is the Creator and EIC of ADDICTED. He's ADDICTED to great travel, amazing food, better grooming & probably a whole lot more!