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1. Introduction to Build an Online Business

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Welcome to Create Your Own Online Business!

The internet offers smaller businesses and individuals the opportunity to sell products or services online.

Unlike the high costs and numerous resources needed to set up a brick-and-mortar store, you can sell almost any product online with minimal expense.

You can build your storefront, promote your products or services, and even conduct transactions entirely on the web!

In this unit, you will create an online business in order to sell a product or service.

As you set up your business, you will...

Create a document in Google Docs to identify your skills, interests, and resources.

Think of how you might use them to develop your product or service.

You will conduct research to identify potential customers and their preferences.

Then, organize the findings in Google Slides.

Select the website that best fits your product or service, and launch your own online store.

Design a flyer to promote your business and the product or service you are offering.

Use Google Sheets to track inventory, spending, and profits.

And create a customer feedback survey in Google Forms.

Move on to one of the activities to get started!


  1. Create or sign in to your Google Account.
  2. Move on to the next lesson.