Why should I buy an established website for sale?
Things to look for when buying complete websites for sale:
Is the site making any money? Is there proof?
Does the site have traffic? Is there proof?
Check the domain name to see when domain was registered.
Check out the web sites' Google page rank.
Check out the web sites' Alexa ranking.
If you plan to use Google Adsense, ensure the site has not been banned.
What does is take to maintain the site? i.e. hosting fees, content addition, promotion, etc.
Why does the owner want to sell the website?
While all of those factors are individually important, ultimately you should go with your gut instinct before you purchase a website. You know your circumstances, the time you can devote to a new website, what you will have to do to maintain the website, the additional costs involved, etc. Only you can determine if it will be a good business decision for you to buy an established web site.
eBay a good place to buy an established website. There are several sites to choose from with the inventory of sites changing daily. Below are some of the current websites for sale:
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