The first personal computers were introduced to the public in 1975. These computers were sold as kits.The first one of theses personal computers was the MITS Altair 8800 and was followed by the IMSAI 8080. Theses computers both used the Intel 8080 microprocessor. They were limited in memory, no hard drive and no networking capabilities. Of course there was no internet at that time. The internet didn’t become available to the general public until the mid 1990s.
Today most people own a personal computer in the form of a lap top. All these devices have a hard drive with capacities measured in tera-bytes (tera-bytes mean in the trillions). Their screens are LCD and allow use to see videos in the highest of resolution and most are now touch screen. These computer all are able to connect to internet wirelessly just about anywhere in the world, and often for free. Just visit any coffee shop or fast food place and this will nearly always be possible. There are an estimated 2 billion computers in the world and many of these are of the laptop variety. Thats is a lot potential internet connections if you consider all the smart phones that are being used to connect to social media.
Computer technology has come a long way. Today we have the internet everywhere. Our cell phones and televisions are called smart devices, as we can use them to access the internet wirelessly. We can basically use our smart phones to access the internet anywhere in the world. It is estimated that in 2018 there were 1.56 billion smart phones sold in the world. In 2007 there were only 122 million sold. My how the world has changed. Ever notice how everybody you see walking on the street are staring into one of these devices?
All the communications we do on these devices is done in high-speed. Using these devices to surf the web is like turning pages in a book. So why not find a way to make money with this technology knowing that so many people are spending a large portion of their day reading email and searching the internet. This is what has happen. Business people are using the internet to sell their products and ideas on the internet.
One method of making money online is called affiliate marketing. This type of marketing has become very popular since the advent of the high-speed internet. The development of high-speed internet is one of the cornerstones when it comes to making money on the internet. This is because of the vast number of people who have access to various computer devices with access to high-speed internet.
To become an affiliate marketer you will need a high-speed internet connection and some type od smart device, such as a cell phone or laptop computer. You will have to create a website or blog that readers will become engaged in. Of course you will have to monetized your website by teaming up with companies and sell their products or information and receive a commission.