HOW TO MAKE MONEY ONLINE IN NIGERIA
Do you want to know how to make money online? In this post, I have given in-dept attention to 18 fast and legit ways of making money online. I guarantee you, if you put these guides into practice, you will start making more than 300.000 naira monthly into your bank account.
Hi guys, today I am going to show different ways that will enable you to start making money online. It is simple, the only thing you need is your determination. Before we talk about those ways of making money online, let us see reasons why one should venture into online Business.
WHY YOU SHOULD TRY TO MAKE MONEY ONLINE
- Making money online is for people that like passive income, for example you can join affiliate programs and start getting commission for products and services of companies you promote. You don’t need to render any service or sell products.
- Are you working but you are not satisfied with your current pay? Why not make extra money online?
- Are you looking for a job? It can take you a while, why not try to make money online? In fact I guarantee you that you will love making money online than working for someone or a company.
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT COMPANIES
Let me tell a fact, the goal of companies is to minimize their charges and maximize their profit. They can cut off on their salary budget and increase the money they spend on advert.
Every year, companies spend billions of dollar on advert in order to promote their products and services and get new customers or increase their sale in return. Since we know what they are doing why not take advantage on that? Since they are looking for ways to promote their products or services, help them do it by placing their adverts on your blog for example.
That is how you can get employed indirectly by a companies. The difference is you are in control, you get more cash than working for them directly. So far I have mentioned affiliate and blog, these are some of the ways to make money online. Now let us go in dept and also talk about other ways of making money online.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
# Create a Blog
# Create an Ebook
# Create a YouTube channel
# Create a Media Page
# Start translating text or book online.
# Create a membership site.
# Create a website/blog and sell it.
# Become a Freelancer
# Create your own e-commerce or marketplace.
# Create a forum.
# Become a bitcoins trader
If you are looking for means to make money online, I will recommend you get a blog and start posting content. First thing first, What is a blog? We can define a blog as a website that has useful contents in a particular niche that people are really interested in knowing. For example one can create website where he can start teaching people how to create a blog using wordpress, how to setup some wordpress plugins …
But before you start a blog, ask yourself what you love doing. This is important because you need to choose a nice niche, a niche that you really like.
Why is it important to choose the right niche? First don’t choose a domain that you are not really good at. For example personally I don’t have passion for agricultural science, so it won’t be recommended for me to blog about anything related agriculture. But let us assume I decide to go into agricultural blog, may be because I heard people in the niche are doing well. If you have money hire people that are really good in the field to help you write content for your blog.
What will be the impact on my blog?
First, there is a tendency that my blog will be of no use for my visitors. This because agricultural science is not my field, so I will find it difficult to give useful information to my visitors.
Secondly, I will not really enjoy my blog. Just imagine doing a work you don’t really like doing.
Thirdly, there is a tendency that you won’t be updating your blog regularly with new content. You may quickly run out of idea. And if that happens, there is a few chance for your content to be ranked by search engines.
Keep in mind, if you want search engines to rank your content, you need to have useful content on your blog, and that will be achieved only if you are in a niche that you really love. The truth is, you can not explain what you don’t know.
Here in Nigeria, most people tend to choose “Entertainment” niche without having much knowledge in the field. They just want to compete with Linda Ikeji. What normally happen is that they end up giving up thinking blogging is hard because they are not getting any traffic. And since they are not having traffic on their blog, they end up making few dollars or not at all which is not their original plan. They actually want to make a living with their blog.
What do you need to get a blog ready?
Since we have talked about things we need to have at the back of our mind, let us see what we need to create a blog.
To create a blog, you need a laptop and internet connection first. If you want to blog using your phone, it is actually possible, but more stressful. In fact there may be somethings you might not be able to do with your phone. For example the design of your blog, though you can use your phone to type a post but the design aspect may require large screen resolution. You can get a second hand laptop or get a new one at KONGA.COM or JUMIA.COM
After getting a laptop and an internet connection, you need a domain and web hostiong. A domain cost arround $12/year and a web hosting account around $3/month depending on the hosting company. You can get a domain and web hosting at DomainKing , Namecheap or Hosgator.
You can actually get a domain for free and buy the hosting only. But i recommend you get a popular extension like .com .com.ng .net .org ….
If you have no money to spend, you can create your blog using BLOGGER or blogspot platform. Kepp in mind you won’t get a domain with blogger platform but a sub-domain, something like yourblogname.blogspot.com
But if you have money, I recommend you get a self hosted blog. You can easily setup a blog in a minute using wordpress.
Beside the domain and hosting, we will need a theme. A theme will make our blog beautiful. There are free ones and paid ones. You can get free themes on wordpress official site www.wordpress.org.
If I am to recommend any free theme for a blog, i will recommend: Revenue theme that I used on one of my clients blog which is www.enibest.com.ng or Primer theme. If your blog is a news blog, you can use newsmagbd Theme it is also free.
Of course you will see many theme there, try to preview those you like and choose one. Keep in mind that you can at anytime change your theme either to another free one or a premium theme. If you wish to use a premium theme, you can get one at themeforest.com. A premium theme cost around $29-$59
If you are planning to create a blog where you can be posting news, I recommend you use Newspapper theme. It is a great theme that can easily help setup a beautiful blog. The theme is also great when it come to ads display for those planning to display ads on the site. Also the theme is responsive which is good for SEO. Click here to take a look at theme on themeforest. Below is the preview of the theme.
If you need a tutorial on how to setup a blog with the newspapper theme, please click here. This tutorial gives evreything you need to have the same thing as you are seeing in the demo.
READ ALSO: CHEAP DOMAIN AND WEB HOSTING
How much can you make from a blog?
Another question is to know how much one can be make blogging since we are talking about how to make money online. To answer this question, I will say it all depends mainly on your traffic and how you are going to monetize your blog. If you are having less traffic on your site, you probably going to make few cash from your blog. So make sure you work on your blog traffic.
Secondly, the amount you will be making also depends on how you will monetize your blog. If your blog is not monetize at all, you will earn nothing. Talking about how to monetize your blog, keep in mind that it is not all about Google Adsense. There are other means you can use to monetize your blog. We are going to talk about them in the next section.
Now, let us assume your blog is having a decent traffic, you can be making more than $1000/month. But keep in mind that it may take some time to reach that level. May be one or two years.
For more information on how much bloggers are making, please read this post.
How to monetize your blog?
Since we are talking about how to make money online, we need to monetize our blog in order to get money from it. There are many ways we can use to monetize our blog.
- Google adsense: Basically with adsense, you just need to apply to join the program. If your application is approved, what you need is to place google adsense code on your site and google will place ads on your site and whenever a visitors clicks on any of those ads, you get a small commission. Please read this post to know how you can make money with adsense. Please bear in mind that with adsense you can be making $100/day even more. It all depends on your traffic.
- Affiliate marketing: With affiliate you need to recommend some products and services to your visitors, if they buy them, you get a commission.
- Sell ads space on your blog: You can contact some companies to advertise their products and services on your blog. You guys will make an agreement on how much money they will be paying your monthly. For more information on how to make monetize your blog, consider reading this post.
Note: If you want to make money online by blogging, first choose the niche you like, post original content and make sure your blog contents are useful for your visitors. This will help you get traffic and your dream to make money online will come true. This way of making money online is good for people that love sharing content. You don’t need any technical skill to become a blogger.
Another way to make money online in Nigeria is by writing e-Books.
What is an ebook? An Ebook is an electronic version of a printed book which can be read on a computer, phone or tablet.
Things you need to know before starting Ebooks business
If you want to make money online by selling Ebooks, here are some things that will help you.
- The niche: make sure what you will put in your ebook as content be very useful to your buyers. Nobody wants to spend money on things with less value or not at all. As I already mentioned in the section above (how to make money online blogging), you need to write something you well know. Otherwise hire someone or people that are very good in the niche to help you out.
- The content: After carefully choosing your niche, make a research about what you intend putting in your ebook. Make sure you give more details on the topics you are treating. Try to put yourself in your potential buyers shoes and see if you will feel bad buying the book. If you will feel satisfied, then you are good to go. I will also recommend you ask one of your close friends to proofread it.
- A book cover: Of course after choosing the right niche and writing your content, you will need a book cover for your ebook. A well designed book cover can easily grab the attention of a visitor. So contact a graphic designer for a book cover. You can contact us for a clean book cover or reach a graphic designer on fiverr.com
- The right title: You need an appealing title for your ebook the same way we need a right post title. Let the title be easy to understand.
Where can you sell your ebook?
If you have a blog, design a banner and place it within your posts. While your visitors are reading your posts, they will come accross it and contact you.
Advertise your ebook on facebook: On facebook you can get your potential buyers easily since facebook can reach people that may be interested in your ebook. It will help you reach the right audience on time, though the service is not free.
If you have many ebooks, try to create an ebook shop. You can easily setup an ebook shop with woocommerce plugin.
How much can you make selling ebooks?
This part is important because our goal is to make money online. In order to answer this question, here are the things to connsider:
- The price: How much will you charge per book? Charge a reasonable amount, not too low or too high. It is not because you want to make money online that you will be overcharging people. Ask yourself to know if the book worth the price. I know some bloggers who are selling a copy fro 1000, 2000 or 5000 naira.
- The volume of sale: If people really like your book, they will recommend it to their friends and you will make more sales. Just imagine you are selling a copy for just 1000 naira and you are able to sell 1000 copies, that means you have made one million naira. As you can see, writing an ebook is really lucrative. It is a good business. For more information on how to make money online selling ebooks, please read this post.
Note: This way of making money online is good for people that love making research and writing. Indeed writing an ebook needs a lot of reseach.
Another amazing way to make money online is to create a youtube channel and start posting video content on youtube. In case you don’t know, Youtube is the second most visited website in the world which means it has a large audience. Click here to see the list of most visited website in the world. For more statistic about youtube, please click here.
For those that don’t know much about youtube, YouTube is platform that allows users to upload, view, rate, share, add to favorites, report, comment on videos, and subscribe to other users. You may be wondering to know the difference between a blogging and making money from you youtube, let us discuss about these in the next sections.
Difference between blog and youtube.
Youtube works almost like a blog. With a blog, we need a text content while with youtube, we need video or audio content. Another difference between a blog and youtube is the fact that youtube is the one hosting the content for free while bloggers are the one hosting their content except those using blogger platform.
How to make money from Youtube?
As we discussed in the first section, youtube has a large audience and any website having a large audience normally attract advertisers. So advertisers do contact youtube to advertise their products and services. In turn youtube place adverts on those videos content on the platform. If you want ads to be placed on your videos, you need to apply for youtube adsense. If your account is approved, youtube will start placing ads on your content. That is how you can start making some money with your youtube channel.
In resume, to make money online via youtube you can:
- Create a youtube channel: First create a youtube channel and start posting your video content. ext apply for youtube adsense. That is one way of making money on youtube.
- Promote your products and services: Indeed you can use youtube to promote your products and services. Let us say you are a photographer and you do post photoshop tutorials on your channel, you can advertise your products to your audience easily. For example you can sell some photoshop preset ot lightroom preset.Beside this, let your audience know you are available in case they want to hire a professional photographer. If they really appreciate your services through your videos, they will get in touch with you.
- Drive traffic to your blog and make more money: You can use youtube to drive traffic to your bog. The more traffic your blog has the more you will make money from it. You can easily get this traffic from youtube. Drop your blog link in the description of your videos.The best way to do this is to create a text tutorial of your videos on your blog.
- Sponsorship: Another way of making money from your youtube videos is to get sponsored by companies willing to promote their products and services through your channel to your audience.
- Affiliate: promote your affiliate links via youtube.
- Short your links: You can short your links and get paid for that. Let us say you are talking about an app that your audience have to download, you can short the link to the app and get up $145/10.000 views with site like VIVADS
Things you need to start making money on youtube
In the previous sections, we talked about Youtube in general and how one can make money from it. Now let us see what we need to get started.
- A laptop: Obviously, you need a laptop if you want to make money from youtube. The laptop will help you in many ways. For example if you plan to be posting tutorial, you may need to record your screen and laptop can help you do that easily. Beside this, you can use your laptop to edit your videos if your channel is all about Vlogs or any other videos.
- Internet connection: You need internet to upload your content.
- A phone: If you are making tutorials on how to use some apps of your phone, obviously you need a phone that can help you out.
- A camera: This is very important for those that are vlogging.
How much can you make from youtube?
If you wan to have an idea on how much people are making on youtube, I recommend you read this post.
Also you can watch the video below to have an idea. (Video Credit: Auto Vlog)
Note: Before you can start posting videos on youtube, you will need a youtube channel. Here is how you can create a Youtube channel. After getting a channel, start posting content. Finally monetize your channel.
Do you want to know how much top youtubers are making? Please read this post.
READ ALSO: How to create a youtube channel.
Probably you have heard of about the word “vlogging” otherwise may be wondering to know what vlogging means. Vlogging can be liken to blogging. You know with a blog, you post a text content, but vlogging has to do with video content.
Basically you can start recording your daily life or make videos on interesting topics.
For example there is a channel on youtube called Mo VLOG. On this cahnnel, they do talk about expensive cars, mansion, etc…. Beside this, there are some couple that do create a youtube channel and do post their daily life, pranks etc … As a couple you can start earning money online by posting your daily life on youtube.
How to start Vlogging ?
How much can you make by vlogging ?
Please the section above to know how much Youtuber are getting paid. In that section I also talked about how one can monetize his/her youtube channel.
Another way of making money online is to creating a social network page. Managing a social network page will enable you to make money online. The only thing you need is a phone/computer with internet facility. Begin by sharing interesting posts, images and video. Invite your friends to like your page, encourage your audience to continuously like and share your posts with their friends. Also invite them to tag their friends in the comment section.
The more you post, the more you engage your audience and the more you get new people that will like your page. If you have a little money, you can at first boost your page in order to get new likes.
How to make money from your social page?
As you continue posting and engaging your audience, in time, people will notice your page, and from there companies will contact you to help them advertise their products or services. You may also decide to meet those companies in person, convince them to partner with you.
Another way to monetize your pages is by accepting sponsored posts from bloggers. it quiet simple.
You can also use your social pages to drive traffic to your site and increase your Adsense or affiliate earning.
Notable social page.
Probably you may have heard of this popular facebook page called sarcasm . This page has more than 38 millions fans. Pages like this are really making huge amount of money on a daily basis from guest posts, adverts and traffic driven to bloggers sites.
If you need a social page please contact me, i will do it for you FREE of charge. The only thing you will need is to start posting.
The firth way of making money online is translation service. If you studied a foreign langue like french, Spanish …. don’t miss the opportunity, you can start making money online at the comfort of your home by working for some companies online. You can also create your own site where you can propose your services to your visitors. We will talk about that later in the post. For now let us see some translation companies you can join online.
This site enables you to transfer your CV, state your rates for every language combination,In order to set up your account, add a profile picture and describe your specializations and in addition the services you can offer (other than interpretation you can offer subtitling, altering, translating, interpretations, and so on.) Visit “translatorcafe” by clicking here
Another great agency is Transperfect Translations which is the greatest interpretation organizations on the planet. It is located in New York and has 75 subsidiaries around the world. The organization offers interpretations, confinements and other dialect administrations.
Another reliable interpretation agency is Gengo. After signing up, you have to complete an interpretation test for the languages you pick and sit tight for their inside expert interpreters to audit it. In the event that you get approved, you can begin working for them as an interpreter.
Aside working for someone, you can decide to create your own translation company. It does not need to be big, just start small and in time it will grow.
Since we are talking about how to make money online, you can decide to create a translation website where you can easily interact with your potential customers. Make sure the site looks professional because if your site looks local, your visitors will probably take you for an amateur.
By the way, if you want someone to translate a text for you from English to French, we are here for you. We offer translation service here at ALB BLOG at an affordable price.
If this is your first time hearing the word “Membership”, you would first of all want to know the meaning of it. Now what is a membership website?
Basically a membership website is an enrollment site with restrictive content accessible only to registered member. Those members do pay a certain amount either weekly, monthly or yearly.
How to start a membership site?
First of all, ask yourself what you can teach people online that have great value and people will be interested in. have you figured out what you can help people with? Now create your membership website by getting a domain a web hosting. After that you can install wordpress and use a membership plugin such as Paid membership pro.
You can hire a developer if you don’t have much idea on how the create a membership site yourself. You can get a developer on fiverr.com
Do you want to see how a membership site looks like and how it works?
Click here to see an example of a membership website. Membership site is another way of making money online, it is very lucrative.
As case study, let us take a look at www.phlearn.com
Phlearn is a site own by Aaron Nace. On phlearn.com they do offer free photoshop and lightroom tutorials. Beside free tutorials, they also offer advanced tutorial on the same site. Those advanced tutorials are only accessible to paid members. As you can see in the snapshot below, they have a free tutorial on how to add volume to hair in photoshop. Regarding Studio lighting and retouching for Athletes,you need to be a paid member before accessing the tutorial. To become a member, you can subscribe for $9.95/month.
You can make money online by creating website/blog and sell it online. If you are a web designer, you can easily create websites and sell them. There are some clients in the market that don’t have the patience to wait for a designer to built a site for them. You can create and sell website to those ones.
READ ALSO: How to create a blog using wordpress.
What do you need to create a website?
To create a website, you need just a domain and webhosting from reliable web hosting companies. You can create your site with a content management system like wordpress.
WordPress is a popular content management system right now online. It has a lot of template and plugins that you can use to easily customize your website. There are free template (theme) that you can use to customize your sites. But if you want to take your site to the next level and make it looks good, I recommend you use a paid template which you can get here.
How can you sell your website or blog?
Here are some steps you can take to sell your blog or website.
- Create advert on social media: You can reach potential clients by creating beautiful ads on platform like facebook, instagram or tweeter. I recommend you use a video that will make your potential buyers see reasons of buying your site. If you don’t know how to create a video ads, hire someone on fiverr
- Sell your site on marketplace: You can sell your website on site like FLIPPA. Flippa is a makert place where you can easily sell your ready made website or blog. What you need to do is to register and post your ads. The service is not free actually. They do collect certain amount for the registration.
- Promote your ads on forums: Another place where you can sell your website is on forum. If you are in Nigeria, you can promote the ads on Nairaland. It is free if you are promoting the ads as a post. You can equally contact the admin of nairaland and they will help you promote your ads. This service is not free.
- Use google ads: Use google ads service to promote the websites you want to sell. Make sure you use a good looking banner.
READ ALSO: HOW TO CREATE A WEBSITE/BLOG
A freelancer or freelance worker is a term commonly used for a person who is self-employed and is not necessarily committed to a particular employer long-term. (wikipedia) As a freelance you can make serious money online. A freelancer does not work under any particular employer. He can work at the comfort of his home.
What does freelancer practically?
- Freelance web designer: It all depends on the domain. In the domain of web designing for example a freelancer can assist someone by setting up a website, by installing and setting a particular plugin or theme. He can equally assist someone by customizing his/her website.
- A freelance writer: can write a post for bloggers or anybody in need of content. This means as a freelance writer, you can assist students in their projects. You can equally write content for website owners.For example you can write a captive about us, Contact page etc … for a website.
- freelance graphic designer: you can also create a logo, banner, flyer …. if you are in need of any of these services please contact us, we will be glad to assist you.
- Freelance photographer: As a freelance photographer, you can make money online by proposing your services to people. I recommend you get a website with a great portfolio where you can showcase your work.
How much can you make as a freelancer ?
As a beginner you might not be making a lot. But in time when people get to know you and projects you have handled in the past, you will observe increment of your revenue. Let us say you are a graphic designer and it happens that you designed ten logo for different companies in a month and for each logo you charged 10.000 naira. This means for that month you have just made 100.000 naira by designing logo. Beside the design of logo, you can as well design banners or flyers. If we put everything together you may end up getting more than 200.000 naira. Better than looking for job right?
How to become a freelancer ?
To become a freelancer, you first of all need to acquire some knowledge in your filed. Let us say you want to become a graphic designer,you can acquire the graphic design skill by enrolling in a graphic design school. You can as well learn a lot of thing on youtube. If you want to become a photographer, learn how you can edit your photos by watching these useful tutorials for free on youtube.
I recommend you follow Peter Mckinnon on youtube if you want to become a film maker. He also offer cool tutorials on photoshop.
Still looking for ideas on how to make money online? If yes, then consider extending your physical store if you own one to people searching the web.
Research has shown that 81% of people normally search the web before buying a product or service. If that is the case, why not create an online store? Chances are people searching the web will land on your site and buy your products or services.
Advantage of having an online store.
- Bigger Customer Pool: More potential customers that will be buying your products.
- Supply on Demand
- Open and available.
- You will employ less compare to having a physical store , no electricity bill…. By reducing your charges, you can invest more in advertisement to insure a large number of people get in touch with your products.
How to create an ecommerce ?
To create an ecommerce, you will need a web hosting and a domain name. You can use a content management system like wordpress to create your online store. You don’t need to have any knowledge in programming. To make your store looks beautiful, you will need a template (theme). You can use Shopkeeper theme for example. please check a demo site built with shopkeeper by cliking here. Below is the tutorial on how the ecommerce site was designed.
Examples of e-commerce doing well in Nigeria.
If you are living In Nigeria we have probably heard of JUMIA, KONGA ….. Those platforms are not just selling their own products, but they also sell other companies products meaning they serve as a marketplace too. In the next section, we will talk about how to make money online by getting a marketplace.
10. Make money online by creating an online marketplace.
Either you have an ecommerce or not, you can start making money online by getting an online marketplace. But first of all, what is an online marketplace?
“An online marketplace (or online e-commerce marketplace) is a type of e-commerce site where product or service information is provided by multiple third parties, whereas transactions are processed by the marketplace operator.” (wikipedia)
So basically, an online market place is after all an eCommerce as we discussed in the previous section. The difference this term around is the fact that we are having many sellers on the platform instead of one. All transactions are processed by the marketplace owner which means he receives the payment, ships the products to clients, deduct his commission and send the balance to individual sellers. He also takes care of the site and handle the marketing aspect.
How to create an online marketplcae?
To create an online marketplace, you will need a domain and web hosting. Secondly if you don’t have the desgin skill, hire someone. Keep in mind that you can design an online market place easily without coding. You can use wordpress to create your market place. Below are some plugins you can use to change your wordpress site to an online market place.
- Woocommerce: This plugin will help you to turn your wordpress site to an ecommerce at first.
- Product Vendors: This plugin will allow you to turn your ecommerce to an online market place easily. No coding skill required.
CREATE AN ONLINE MARKET PLACE FOR FREELANCERS
Probably you have heard about this great platform called Fiverr. It is a market place of freelancers. On Fiverr, you can order for services like web design, blog, video intro, voice over … These services are rendered by freelancers working per time or full time. You can as well design a site like fiverr.
New users on fiverr or other platform are finding it difficult to see their services (gigs) ranking on the first page of the search result. This results to less order received by new users. In order to get new users on your market place, invite those ones to join your platform. But first, make sure you put in place a good SEO and marketing strategies in place. Remember what will keep users on your platform is when they are receiving orders. How will they get order if you don’t have a powerful marketing strategy in place?
How to create the market place?
As we discussed in the previous section, you can use wordpress to design your platform. In case you don’t have any skill in design, hire someone that can help you out. Beside the design, you should also make sure you invest in marketking aspect to ensure people get to know your platform.
How to make money from your platform?
As the market place owner, you determine how much commission you get from every sell. You can decide to collect 10% or more from every sell on the platform. Another way of making money from your platform is the use of Adsense. You can as well sell ads space on your site.
A forum is a meeting or medium where ideas and views on a particular issue can be exchanged. Believe me or not, all of us don’t have the same viewpoint on a specific topic, people like debating; by creating a forum, you will enable people to exchange their viewpoints on a particular topic. You can create some topic in advance and invite people to debate on the matter.
Now, how can you make money online via your forum? You can accepte advert on your forum. Believe me, people out there are willing to place advert on your forum in exchange of money, why not grab that opportunity? It is a nice way of making money online.
Another cool way of making money online is by buying and reselling bitcoins. You can become a trader at Localbitcoins. Also because the price of bitcoins is increasing on a daily basis, you can buy, keep and resell it in the future. I got to know bitcoins when the price was less than $1000.00 (september 2016).
Today (Date I am updating the post- 26 December 2017), the price is $16,010.00 Meaning if I was having 1 bitcoin (350.000 naira) in my wallet then, today it will worth 5763598.20 Naira. That is how I could have gained more than 5 millions niara without stress. Note: The price of bitcoins does fluctuate.
READ ALSO: HOW TO MAKE MONEY TRADING BITCOINS
12. Creating a social media
Still thinking of how to make money online? Why not create a social media? Yea hear me right, when i say social media, I am not talking of something big like facebook or twitter or any big social media you may be thinking of. Just create something locally.
You may decide to create a platform where you and your friends will be posting content (pictures, video …)
To grow your social media, tell your friends to invite their friends to join the platform. By so doing, your platform will become big and will be having more traffic.
How can you monetize your social media ? You can use adsense or partner directly with advertisers.
13. Create an app
Are you a developer ? Why not create a useful app that you can monetize? Keep in mind that you can make up to $5000 a month depending on the type of app you want to create. For more information about how much you can make with an app, please read this post.
14. Affiliate program
Another way of making money online is by joining an affiliate program. With affiliate program you can be making from $50 to $100 daily.
The interesting part with affiliate marketing is the fact that it is 100% passive income. You are not selling anything either you are rendering any service. What you need to do is to recommend products and services to people that visit your site and when they buy you get a commission.
You can get up to 80% of the price of the service or product they buy most importantly in the hosting niche.
15. review of products
Still looking for ideas on how to make money online ? Why not create a blog where you can start reviewing products? Have you notice that whenever someone wants to buy something he/she does ask his or her friends about that product before buying it? f course everybody does that. The idea is that we want to be sure of what we are buying and know the price before going to the market.
The truth is that sometimes, we don’t always get the necessary information. This is because sometimes our friends have never used that product we are looking for. So people normally seek for people opinion on products on the web. Why not create a blog where you can be reviewing products where people can be getting such information from?
It is easy to setup a blog with wordpress. After getting the blog, focus on getting traffic, next monetize your blog.
Are you thinking of how you can monetize your review blo? Just join any online store that is offering affiliate program. If you are in nigeria, join KONGA and JUMIA affiliate program.
Please watch the video below if you want to know how to setup a review blog.
16. Sell on fiverr
Are you good in web designing, content writing, marketing, graphic design etc …. People are out there on fiverr looking for your services.
Create an account on Fiverr and start rendering service. Make sure you are good in whatever service you want to render. Keep in mind that the more people appreciate your services likely the more you get new client on fiverr. Everything depends on the feedback you are getting.
17. Create and sell software.
You can also make money online if you are a software developer. You can work as a freelancer on fiverr or get your own website where you can propose your services. Bear in mind that as a software developer, you can be making serious money online by creating new program or software or by training people. There are a lot of people out there willing to learn programming.
18. Create a website where people can be downloading music.
We love music, who doesn’t? Can you just take some seconds and imagine the number of people downloading music in a day? Have ever thought of building a site where people can be downloading music?
Honestly site like notjustok.com Naijaloaded.com and others are really making money serious money.
How can you make money with a download site ?
- Use google adsense
- sell ads space on your site
- promote up coming artist by charging them a reasonable amount.
- Help some artists to sell their album
- promote your own products
- Sell traffic to some bloggers.
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