Business idea strategy

Starting a business is a dream for many aspiring entrepreneurs, but finding an idea and launching your endeavor can be challenging. In the digital age, selling online — both products and services — can present unique, affordable startup options for aspiring entrepreneurs. The key is matching your interests, strengths and skills to an online business idea that can help fill a need in the market and grow into a profitable business.

Whether you want to become a full-time entrepreneur or start a part-time online business to generate side income, your product or service should fulfill a specific consumer need. We’ve compiled a list of potentially profitable online businesses with minimal startup costs that you can get up and running quickly.