Mindset is most important. You have to understand that the internet is an avenue to making money – you actually have to be involved in the set up, start up and maintenance of the ‘work’ you chose to do.
Without a reliable internet connection, you will be reliant on other people’s wifi – which means you’d have to be ‘on location’ somewhere to make money, not in your own home. It’s not impossible, but requires a larger commitment.
Technology includes devices like computers and tablets, as well as phones and social media tools.
Most opportunities to make money online arose from the desire to work from home. As we are in this global pandemic, the desire to work from home and make online has turned in a need!
Two fairly simple ways to get started earning passive income are with Google adsense and affiliate marketing.
While these are passive ways to make money once they are launched, you still need a website and content to get you started. These are options to earn a lot of money but each requires you to do front work before you can start earning that money.
In case you haven’t grasped the opportunities in front of you; there are literally 1000’s of ways you too can make money online. For the sake of this article, I am dividing the opportunities into FIVE major categories. Note this is not a complete list, but a guide to get you started thinking about ideas for yourself.
1. Make Money Online By Selling
Selling a product or service online is a great way to make extra cash.
Here is a list of things to sell
Items You Buy (reselling)
Items You Make (think Etsy store)
Items You Sell (Facebook Marketplace & Ebay)
Digital Products You Make (online courses)
Digital Product Other People Make (affiliate selling)
Products Other People Sell (Amazon affiliate)
Multi-Level Marketing (most if not all MLMs sell products or services online)
Selling products is a great way to make cash and it is probably to quickest way to make money online.
2. Make Money Online By Offering Services
Offering in-person services, or online services include
Social Media Manament
…and much, much more!
3. Make Money Online By Teaching
The possibilities are endless if you can teach.
Let’s take our social media marketing industry as an example; what can you, a social media manager teach to others?
Here are just a few ideas to get your creative juices flowing
Social Media Marketing
Facebook Ad Strategy
Basic Graphic Design
Photography for Social Media
Content Creation Process
Search Engine Optimization
If you know how to do a skill well, and you are willing to teach, you could