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Models of Online Businesses

Which online commerce models will prevail? Here's what people are saying so far. Also check out our quick reference table comparing online business models and our reviews of online payment methods.


Models Publications Discussions Related Resources

Five Online Business Models by Steve Kirsch

Four Online Business Models by Rhonda Abrams

Six Ways Businesses are Making Money on the Net is one of Wally Bock's articles about Doing Business Online.

Online and Print Publications

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WIRED's Online Business Models archive

"E-Commerce Invents New Business Models"

Putting the Net to Work

Build a Community and You're Building a Business

You Need an E-Tail Strategy

Success and Failure in Electronic Commerce: Business Models and Online Advertising

Idealism and the Internet: a New Business Model

How to Build an Online Business

What kind of businesses profit from an online presence?

Internet Entrepreneurs Support Service's list of articles on online business

articles on sponsorship and the Internet

Generating Revenues from Websites

ch 19 of The new internet business book briefly covers trends in net-based business

Is there money to be made on the internet?

Internet Marketing Articles

from ZDNet's archives: "the Cost of Free ISPs"

Romancing Online Customers

The 10 Biggest Web Blunders Businesses Make

What Every Business Needs to Know About Trademarks, Copyrights, and Security on the Internet

Nolo Press's site for Small Businesses includes advice on Naming a Business for the Global Village

Interviews and Discussions

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Can you turn a profit on the web? Brain Tennis: Stahlman vs. Bayers

Rewired published a three-part interview with Howard Rheingold, the second part of which concerns online commerce models.

Related Resources

Models Publications Discussions Related Resources

Drop by the online commerce message board

case studies of successful online marketers

See the nominees and winners of the 1999 Webby Awards for online commerce

Digital Times maintains a commerce directory

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