What is IM?
Internet Marketing Dictionary | IM: Internet
IM is an abbreviation for Internet Marketing.
Internet Marketing is the whole process of making
money by using the internet. Note that marketing usually has a
slightly narrower definition, that of the business processes
used by organisations to generate sales leads.
IM now means all the processes of generating
income from online activities whether from AdSense, from Affiliate marketing, the sale or
creation of information
products or from selling physical goods directly or via
sites like ebay.
One advantage of IM over other business activities
is that there are absolutely minimal costs associated with
start up and thus minimal risks. In fact you can start an
online business for nothing provided you have access to the
One way to do this is to write articles about
products or services you are an affiliate of and publish them
on a free blog. Anyone who clicks on
a link in your blog who then goes on to
buy the product will earn you a commission.