There are several ways to make money online. Among the popular methods on earning money online has been about niche marketing in which an online marketer must be equipped with basic SEO knowledge and acquiring some web designing skills to be able to compete for the market but some marketers are now branching out and are applying their online knowledge offline becoming an offline marketing consultant. There have been marketers who have moved on to use their skills learned doing niche marketing not just to make profit but also help offline businesses make their presence felt online.

Many offline businesses nowadays are inclined to the idea to conquer the virtual world because the internet has broken the geographic barrier thereby making it possible for businesses to reach a broader audience which opened new opportunities that have not existed years before. This opportunity is what local businesses are now grabbing and to be able do so, they must adapt to the trend of how internet marketing works and how to do it effectively.

This is where offline marketing consultants come into the picture. However, as an offline marketing consultant, there are still many things to consider before venturing into this kind of business and it will be briefly discussed on this article.

Offline marketing as with online marketing requires several skills and knowledge for it to work out. These skills and knowledge includes but are not limited to creating autoresponders, creating a pay per click campaign, working with Google Adwords, having some search engine optimization (SEO) knowledge, website creation and designing as well as writing articles and press releases.

Looking at the skills listed above may make you think that you are unqualified to be an offline marketing consultant. However, there are several internet marketers that have worked with local businesses as offline consultants and are able to accomplish these tasks by outsourcing several tasks. In this setup, the offline marketer acts as a middle man by accepting projects and then outsourcing the tasks to people who are properly screened and are qualified to handle the tasks well.

Always keep in mind that offline consultants can only benefit if the business they have worked with has increased their sales through increased online exposure.

Several services are to be included to make the venture succeed and as stated earlier, includes Search Engine Optimization, Keyword research, Pay per click, article marketing, press releases, and creating an autoresponder.

Promoting an offline marketing service just needs some basic marketing and this can be done by distributing business cards, passing some fliers, brochures and placing some ads on newspapers and magazines. Posting online ads can also provide you better leverage at making your services seen. There is a great chance that your services will be needed because local businesses nowadays want to have their online presence felt.

You can also use your knowledge about offline marketing by creating videos or e-books about offline marketing. So for example if you have sufficient knowledge about how pay per click works, then you may explain the steps involved with it and explain how it will help in contributing to their online presence.

Offline marketing is one of the most real and achievable business to venture in and the knowledge and skills acquired from marketing online can be used for offline businesses as well.