Do You Want to Be an Independent Webmaster?
In short, check out this post on becoming a succesful webmaster. It addresses buying and selling domain names, a variety of ways to [legitimately] make money online without any scammy "home-based business opportunity" and does not try to sell you anything. So if you believe in teaching a man to fish, instead of giving them fish, that post is for you. What's more, there are a variety of links in there for you to read more and educate yourself.
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