Micro-Entrepreneurship For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118591860
  • ISBN-13: 9781118591864
  • DDC: 658.11
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 511 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Micro-Entrepreneurship For Dummies aids readers in making the best use of micro-entrepreneurial platforms, with helpful advice that includes information on signing up for and selling products on websites such as Airbnb, Craigslist, Taskrabbit, Uber, and Etsy.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
Author's Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Getting Started with Micro-Entrepreneurship.
3: Micro-Entrepreneurship 101: Just the Basics, Please.
4: Knowing Your Path as a Micro-Entrepreneur.
5: Understanding Yourself: What Makes You Tick.
6: Setting up Your Internet Presence.
7: Honing in on Opportunities.
8: Finding Great Micro-Entrepreneurship Ideas.
9: Creating Your Arts and Crafts Micro-Business from Scratch.
10: Selling Other Stuff: The Golden Rules of Success.
11: Selling Your Services.
12: Writing for Money.
13: Getting into Self-Publishing.
14: Being a Successful Affiliate.
15: Cashing in on Advertising.
16: Marketing and Selling Your Micro-Business.
17: Understanding Your Marketing Approach.
18: Communicating with Prospective Customers.
19: Utilizing Search Engine Strategies to Market Your Business.
20: Using Blogs and Ezines in Your Marketing Plan.
21: Marketing through Social Media.
22: Implementing Other Marketing Strategies.
23: Considering Taxes and Legal Issues.
24: Outsourcing: Getting Others to Help You.
25: From Micro to Macro: Growing and Selling Your Business.
26: Uncle Sam Comes Calling: Tax Issues for the Micro-Entrepreneur.
27: The Part of Tens.
28: Ten Beginning Micro-Entrepreneur Pitfalls (and How to Avoid ‘em).
29: Ten (Plus One) Ways to Make Money Quickly.