Whether you want to start a website as hobby or to make money online, creating your own website could well turn out to be the most rewarding choice you have ever made in your life.
It would intrigue you to note that popular websites earn in millions (if not in billions). And, while you cannot expect to clock that kind of revenues with a new website, if you are able to create an interesting and informative website, your readership would grow over time and so would your revenues.
Your revenues would mainly be in form of advertisement and affiliate product sales or you might want to make some of your content available for a fee.
In this post I would be sharing with you 50 creative Ideas that you can shape into your dream website.
1. Deals Website:
Create a deals website that shares hot deals from various eCommerce websites. You can also tie up with existing eCommerce websites to offer exclusive deals to your readers.
2. Photography Website:
If photography is your hobby, a photography website showcasing your work could be an ideal choice for your dream website. You could also feature the work of fellow professional (or amateur) photographers. Also include photography tips and tutorials.
3. Business Tips:
If you are a successful business owner, you could share your success stories and tips with a business website. Offer tips on starting and expanding a new business and lessons on managing risks.
4. App Recommendation Website:
Create a website that does what its name suggests – recommend apps for anything and everything under the sun.
5. Online Learning Website:
Create an online learning website that features text, audio and visual learning materials for a wide variety of courses. You could include both free and paid content.
6. Drone Photo and Videography:
A site that features photos and videos shot from High Resolution cameras mounted on drones is sure to be a hit among fans.
7. Virtual Reality Website:
Create a website that brings to visitors the latest news, developments and advancements (including product launches) from the realm of Virtual Reality (VR).
8. Video Search Website:
Create a website that curates and categorizes the best videos on the web and makes it easier for visitors to search for videos related to their field of interest.
9. Best Ads:
A website that features the most creative, the funniest, the wackiest (in short the best) advertisements from the world.
10. Cocktail Recipes:
Share your favourite cocktail recipes with a website of your own. Do spice up your website with a lot of high resolution pictures.
11. Language Learning Website:
Create a platform that aims to help users learn a new language faster and more effectively.
12. E-book recommendation Website:
An e-book recommendation website, that lists the best ebooks on offer on a wide variety of topics, could be a great idea for a new website.
Get your visitors quizzing with a quiz website of your own.
14. Egg Recipes Website:
Create a website that shares recipes that have one basic ingredient – EGGS.
15. Website on Traditional Martial Arts:
Create a website dedicated to the traditional forms of martial arts from around the world.
16. Ayurveda Website:
A website dedicated to Ayurveda would discuss the medicinal properties of plants and herbs.
17. Crime and its Detection:
A website dedicated to real world crimes and how these crimes were detected is surely a great idea for an interesting website.
18. Website on Rivers of the World:
A website that talks about the major rivers of the world and how these support life systems, the ancient civilizations that grew around them, the modern day cities that they now sustain and well as the current state of these rivers and the challenges surrounding them in the future.
19. ‘How To’ Website:
Create a ‘how to’ website that discusses everything from ‘how to boil an egg’ to ‘how to shake a leg’.
20. Website dedicated to Change Makers:
Create a website that celebrates the struggles and successes of change makers from around the globe.
21. Festivals of the world:
A website that gives readers insights into the various festivals of the world, the history as well as the customs and beliefs surrounding these festivals.
22. Technology Website:
A technology website would discusses the latest technological developments and product launches from around the world.
23. Political Website:
If you have an interest in politics, a website that offers commentary on the latest political developments in your country would be a great choice for a website.
24. Social Causes:
Create a forum to raise awareness on the numerous social issues ( like pollution, global warming or child labour) currently facing the world.
25. Business Communication:
Create a website dedicated to the fine art of business communication.
26. Health and Fitness Website:
Create a website that helps readers lead a fit and healthy life. Include tips, exercise guides and guides to healthy food habits. Also debunk popular health and fitness myths.
27. Business Blog:
Create a business blog to promote your business. Here is a link to an article
that discusses blogging for business.
28. Debunk Myths:
Have a taste for debunking myths? Create a website for debunking popular myths.
29. Auto Website:
An Auto website would discuss the latest car and bike launches and share popular stories from the automotive industry.
30. Property Guide Website:
Create a guide to buying and selling property in your locality. Include information about rates, new and upcoming projects and factors to watch out for while buying and selling property. You can also create a property listing website.
31. Investment Guide Website:
Create an investment guide and spread awareness about various financial products.
32. Tax Planning:
Help individuals as well as business determine their tax liability and meet their tax dues on time with a tax planning website.
33. Niche Job Board:
Create a job board that caters to a particular niche. E.g. a job board dedicated exclusively to finance related jobs.
34. Social Media and Internet Marketing Website:
Help small businesses grow big with a website that explores the art and science of social media and internet marketing.
Make learning maths fun for students with a website dedicated to mathematics.
36. Career Guidance Website:
Help students choose the right profession with a career guidance website.
37. Music Website:
Create a website that celebrates music and musicians from different corners of the world.
Help your readers laugh aloud with a website dedicated to Humour.
39. Adventure Sports:
Create a website dedicated to the different forms of adventure sports and the best places to explore them.
40. Travel Guide:
A Travel Website will seek to answer questions that every wandering soul has: Where to travel? How to travel? What to see? Where to stay? What to eat? Tip: Focus on the unexplored.
41. Audio Books Website:
Get a team to create quality audio books out of popular stories. Note that for literary works not yet in the public domain, you would need to secure the necessary permission from the author/publisher.
42. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Website:
SEO is one area which is constantly evolving. Help small business master the art of Search Engine Optimisation with a SEO Website.
43. Sports Website:
Share the latest developments, facts and trivia from the world of sports with your readers with a website dedicated to sports.
44. Gaming Website:
Share the latest developments from the world of gaming with a gaming website. Also give your readers ‘behind the scene’ insights into game development.
45. Collectors and their Collections:
Create a website dedicated to collectors and their unique and often strange collections.
46. Weaponry Website:
From the humble bow and arrow to the modern day machine guns and fighter planes, take your readers on the journey that explores the development of weapons over the ages with a website dedicated to weaponry.
47. Science Website:
Create a website dedicated to the inquisitive and interesting world of science.
48. Lessons on Programming:
Help your readers’ code better with lessons on various programming languages.
49. Parenting and child care website:
Create a website dedicated to parenting and child care.
50. Wine and wine making website:
Help readers explore the various types of wines and give them lessons in wine making. Take your readers on a visual trip round the world’s most famous wineries. Rate and review wines and share recipe ideas that incorporate wine.
Note that this list is merely illustrative and not exhaustive. You can always come up with your own unique and creative idea for your website. In fact the more unique the idea, the less would be the competition from existing websites and more would be the chances of your success.
Moreover, it always helps if your website is based on a topic that you are deeply interested in. That would make maintaining your website a lot more fun.
Also to grow your readership, you need to keep updating your existing content while adding newer content overtime. You would also want to explore the possibilities of sharing your content on social media and using paid advertisements to promote your website.
Thanks for your time and best of luck with your efforts.