Well to give you the short answer it is yes, you can make real money online, the only requirements you need is knowledge , discipline and commitment. Now i am not going to make you join some website that will give you instant cash, because that is something i do not believe in. And you can be sure i have had my share of joining programs that make amazing promises and end up taking your money and leaving you with nothing but a hand full of useless information.

The only real way to make money online is to educate yourself on SEO or search engine optimization and target organic traffic this has to be by far the only true legitimate way to earn money on the Internet and actually see a return on your time and efforts. SEO or search engine optimization is the ability to rank well in the major search engines such as Google, Yahoo, and Msn. If you can get your site on the first page of these search engines than that is where the real money is.

I have been learning the art of SEO for over 2 years now and have come a long way to where i was in those early days, and i am doing quite well earning money by educating myself on the importance of SEO and targeting organic traffic. I can't say I'm earning a six figure income but I do make money using SEO techniques and the more I learn the more I get inspired.

Now i ain't gonna gloat about a six figure income otherwise my nose will start to grow, but what i can tell you is that if i knew what i know now, back in those days 5 years back, i certainly would have had that six figure income now, although i am a little late to the party i feel i am well on my way to achieving my financial goals in the future.

If you would like to know how to make real money online through SEO than i suggest you learn the basics first and learn how to bring in organic traffic, that is the only way to earn money online ,in the shortest amount of time without having to spend anything on capital. Good keyword research and a well optimized web site are the bare bone basics to learning SEO do a research online for SEO and you will soon open your eyes to how the pro's are making real money online.