With the Internet and the world as our market, it’s now easier to make money. What you need are just two things: a computer and an internet connection. And you can already get started!
We’ve created a list of ways where you can make good money online. Most of these don’t require an investment, except your time. Here’s the list:
1. Earn Money from Surveys
Taking online surveys is one of the easiest ways to make money online. Look for a legitimate survey website, sign up for free and start taking online surveys. Most of them take about 5 to 30 minutes to complete. They’re not complicated as you only need to select an answer from a list of choices they provide. Depending on how long the surveys are, you can earn about $1 to $20 just giving out your opinions online. It’s that easy! Most survey sites also require a PayPal email for the payment, so make sure you have a PayPal account before signing up for a survey site.
2. AdSense & other Ad network
Earning money from Google AdSense would require either a blog or a website. You will make money from AdSense, however, you do need to really advertise your website or blog to get more traffic. You will likely earn more if you have a big following.
Publish informative, compelling and engaging content to win more readers for your blog. When you do this, earning money from AdSense will be a cinch.
3. Earn with Affiliate Marketing
The beauty of Affiliate Marketing is you won’t need a bigger capital to buy products for sale. Hundreds of websites are willing to pay a percentage of the sale if you are able to convince a consumer to buy a certain product or service through your website or blog.
Yes, you will need a website to start earning money from Affiliate Marketing. First step would be to choose a niche. If you like books, go with Amazon Affiliates. Then start publishing content about books.
Choose a list of product or service from an Affiliate site and put them in your blog. When a consumer buys a product through your link, you get a percentage of the sale.
4. Become a freelancer
To become a successful freelancer, you need to be able to identify your strongest skills, build an attractive portfolio and start reaching out to companies.
Depending on the skillset, freelancers make about $500 to $2000. Some even make more!
Some good freelancing sites you can sign up for are Upwork, Freelancer, People Per Hour, Elance and WorkNHire. Signing up is free!
If you’re into writing, work as a content or blog writer. Do you love creating designs? Being a graphic artist really pays well. People Per Hour is a good platform for this. Most of the jobs they offer are for designers. If you have multiple skill sets, go with Upwork. They actually have quite a lot of available jobs for different skill sets. The opportunities are endless!
5. Virtual Assistant
As an assistant, you will be helping out a client with emails, writing/ proofreading, coding, research, marketing, etc. If you’re good with these things, virtual assistant is for you.
Start with companies like MyTasker, uAssistMe, HireMyMom, Zirtual and 123Employee. They are legitimate sites that you can sign up for.
You can earn at least $10 an hour as a virtual assistant. Some companies even pay $20.
6. Writing Job
Writing is another effective way to make great money online. Start signing up with iWriter, TextBroker, ExpressWriters.com, etc to look for writing projects or gigs. You will succeed being a freelance writer if you can write a 100% original, plagiarism- free and informative articles for the readers.
7. Seller on Fiverr
Services at Fiverr start at $5 and signing up is free. You can basically offer any service at Fiverr. A service is called a gig, and the more gigs you offer, the more likely you are to make more money.
Just make sure that you always deliver high-quality and fast service to the customers for them to order more gigs from you. More gigs means more money!
8. YouTube Channel
If you’re good with creating videos, why not try making money from it? YouTube is a great platform for this. Just find your niche and start uploading videos. You will get paid when people view your videos. If it becomes viral, you earn more money.
9. Become an online seller
You can either sell your own products (old or new), or use shopping portals like eBay, SnapDeal, Amazon and Flipkart. Do your research as to the type of products that most consumers want and start selling them on your website or blog!
10. Website flipping
You will need to have an existing website before you can do website flipping. Publish great content on your website and sell them after six months. Flippa is a good platform for this. You can earn 15-20 times the amount you invested for your website.
11. Stock photography
Do you have a smartphone and do you have a knack for taking great photos? You can make money from them through Shutterstock, iStockPhoto, Fotolia and Photobucket.
Just post your photos in the website or advertise them on your own. You can make good money from them if you can take high-quality and unique photos from either your smartphone or DSLR camera.
If you have the resources plus a few more skills, you will be successful. It also pays to be hardworking and persistent. If you take action, you will eventually succeed.