What are the best ways to make money online? This is one of the top questions many would seek for answers. That is why I come up with this topic for today which aims to help you explore earning opportunities online!
1.Sell products or services
Going back to basics of making money is through selling products or services of value to your customers. This time, do it online and not just the traditional way of knocking on your customers’ door. Now in this information age, there are so many ways or channels to do it. Social media have been a great help to our entrepreneurs nowadays. You can simply post your products or services using your Facebook account or Instagram account. Buy and sell sites here in the Philippines such as Lazada, OLX (formerly sulit.com.ph), Ayosdito and Ebay have mushroomed online. Earn from the comfort of your home. Try selling online to augment your income or eventually make this as your main source of livelihood!
If you have a knack for writing, then blogging is for you! Just sign up for free in any blogging sites such as WordPress, Blogger, Weebly or Wix then your good to go! Find your niche.
Create contents that you think would be valuable to your target readers. Be consistent in posting because success in blogging is not achieved overnight. As you post more content in your blogsite, you could eventually put advertisements on your site through Adsense or Adwords which will make you earn or monetize your blogs. There are many bloggers / blogsites who have been successful such as Yugatech.com, Jay Castillo (foreclosurephilippines.com), Unbox.ph, Awesomeplanet, ThePoorTraveller, and a lot more!
3. Affiliate Marketing
Affiliate Marketing is done easier as a blogger. Herein, you enroll to companies that have affiliate programs. You promote products or services using the exclusive link that was given to you by the company. All sales that originates or suggested by your blog or website wil make you earn a part or commission from that sale.
4. Get online jobs
Your skills in online marketing, writing, accounting, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), content writing and many more are easily offered to online jobsites such as Upwork (formerly known as Odesk), Elance or 199jobs. You could access worldwide market and it is indeed a lucrative career. And the best part of it (for some, especially for mommies like me) is to work from the comfort of your home! Just focus on what you do best. Start creating your account with them right now!
5. Make money from your YouTube videos
Youtube is another platform to show off your skills or everyday experiences through videos. Create informative and entertaining videos consistently. Just like blogging, you have to analyze what type of Youtube channel you wish to create. Vlogging (video logging) is trending in this information age and you wouldn’t want to be left behind while successful youtubers have gone monetizing in their youtube channels.
No matter how old or young you are, you cannot discount the fact that the world is evolving and we are transitioning from industrial age to information age. And this is good news for you! With just one click, you can already reach that client or customer who might need your product or services anywhere in the world! You just have to starting acting now! Not tomorrow, but NOW! I wish you all the best!
BTW, when do you plan to start? 🙂