Let’s face it everyone that is broke wants to make money and those that have already still wants to make more money and the circle continues over and over.
There are various businesses that people wish to start but when you consider the amount of money needed to set up those businesses and find out that the resources are not available, you end up giving up and looking for something else.
Most times for those who have a day job it might not be the money to start that is the problem but the time to monitor and grow their business is not there.
This is where the online business comes in.
The most interesting part about starting an online business is that you can run it whenever you have the chance or part-time and it gives you the capability of making an insane amount of money and can be done without spending your money.
Well, you will spend money if you want to start an online business but the money will be minimal and it will be basically for data subscription.
The thing we see around is people subscribing their phones just to browse through Facebook and other social media websites and do nothing elsewhere as they could still spend that much time on those social media websites and make lots of money from it.
This can change if you follow these different online business ideas that we will be listing in this article and the fun part about all this is that you can participate in more than one so as to increase your chances of making more money.
The truth about making money online is that you have to invest something before you can succeed. It is either you are investing your money or investing your time. One must be in play.
Start A Blog
The old but still profitable blogging.
I put blogging first because no other online business gives me more satisfaction than the different blogs I create.
Blogging serves as a medium through which you can use to pass your message to the world. All you have to do is pick a niche that you are familiar with and start writing great contents on your blog.
You can as well start a blog for free using free blogging platforms such as blogger.com, wix.com, wordpress.com and so on. These platforms allow you create your blog with free domain names and you can monetize your blog using different ways which includes display adverts, promote affiliate products on your blog, sponsored post and also you can sell your very own products.
You can check out my post on how to start a blog.
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Become A Freelancer
Becoming a freelancer is one of the fastest ways of making money on the internet and it does not require you to invest any money. Those if you are going to make a huge amount of money as a freelancer you will need skills.
The top on the list that you can start as a freelancer without any investment is freelance writing. There are lots of websites and top brands out there that are constantly searching for writers and they pay top dollars. Though for you to be hired by top brands, you must have a lot of experience and must be well grounded in whatever niche in writing you are into.
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There are other websites out there that you can use to improve your writing experience and still get paid without investing anything because they are free to sign up.
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The way to success when it comes to freelance writing is that you must first pick a niche. If you decide to write on any topic that comes your way you might not really do well because people want to hire the person they know is well grounded in a particular area.
You can decide to focus on writing articles on business, technology, fashion and so on.
There are other freelancing jobs that you can do which includes freelance proofreading, Virtual Assistant, web development, graphic design, SEO consultant and so on.
Start A Vlog
Starting a vlog is another great way you can use to make money online. If you are not as shy as I am and you are willing to show your face on camera you should consider starting a vlog. Similar to blogging you have got to choose a niche when it comes to starting a vlog.
You might be thinking about how you will get the money to buy all the equipment’s needed in creating a video but remember the title of this article no money involved.
The best way to start a vlog for free is to start with your smartphone. Everyone has a smartphone that has the capacity to record videos so you can use your phone to record yourself talking on a particular niche and upload it on video sharing websites.
Think of someone like lasisi elenu all he uses is just his smartphone and an app to change his face and rants that’s all.
There are also numerous video sharing websites that you can sign up for free and make money from your videos. YouTube tops the list but you can also share your videos to sites like Dailymotion, d.tube and so on.
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This list will not be complete without me mentioning affiliate marketing.
Affiliate marketing involves you selling other peoples products while you earn a commission. Virtually every e-commerce websites such as Amazon, eBay, Aliexpress, Clickbank and the likes offer individuals the chance to join their affiliate program. You can use it to generate consistent income if you are serious.
With affiliate marketing, you can use both your blog and social media accounts to drive traffic to your affiliate offer and make sales. Apart from e-commerce websites, you can become an affiliate for other brands and business such as web hosting companies, travel agencies and so on.
This involves a lot of work unlike the rest.
These days, people find it difficult to buy hard copy books and they are switching to digital books and you can leverage these to make lots of money.
Whatever topic of choice you know you are well grounded in and can provide valuable information that will help others, you can write an ebook on that topic.
Writing an ebook is not as difficult as you think, with a well-researched topic you can jot down an Ebook on Microsoft words. Once you are through writing your Ebook, you can convert it from Microsoft words to PDF. Once done, you can head over to conva.com to create a book cover and start selling your Ebook on your blog or websites like Amazon Kindle which is free to signup. you can make real money online doing this.
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