Tay Lopez is a professional content marketer and the owner of Thrive Online Marketing. She and her team specialize in helping businesses grow their audience, gain credibility, and make sales from a standing start. Let’s get into it.
1. Start A Blog
Blogs will always be one of the most reliable ways to make money online. Even if you don’t monetize your blog, you can still make money from your blog through affiliate sales and sponsorships. Think of all the popular lifestyle blogs you have read over the years. Many of them make money from affiliate sales and sponsorships. Even if you don’t have a blog, you can create topical guides for businesses seeking to expand their reach. Some of the most successful bloggers make money online through various platforms, such as sponsorships, affiliate sales, and a bit of both.
2. Start An Online Store
If you’re looking for an easy way to make money online, consider starting an online store. With an online store, you don’t have to worry about distribution, as all you need is a web-based platform to sell your products. You can sell and ship any type of product you want. Some of the most popular online stores make a lot of money, so if you’re looking for an easy way to make cash, consider starting an online store.
3. Sign Up For A Survey Club
Online survey clubs are pretty much the gold standard when it comes to making money online. All you need is a decent piece of software (more on this below) and your computer to get started. When you sign up for a survey club, you will be assigned a panel of survey companies that generate money for the site every month. While you won’t get rich from a single survey, you will be able to contribute to the financial sustainability of the site you join.
4. Start An Affiliate Marketing Campaign
If you’ve ever sold something online, you know how important it is to have a good affiliate program. In affiliate marketing, you don’t actually sell the product yourself, but instead, you promote a company or a brand’s products and earn a commission when someone clicks a link or buys a product that was influenced by your promotion. One of the biggest challenges of any affiliate program is having enough products to promote. The more products you have, the more you’ll make. If you’re looking for an easy way to make money, consider creating your own products and promoting them on your blog or social media accounts.
5. Use Your Smart Phone
If you’re looking for an even easier way to make money online, consider using your smartphone. There are several legitimate ways to make cash via your smartphone. You can take surveys, test apps, and even buy and sell coupons and gift cards. The key is to find a way to make money passively and get paid repeatedly for things you’re already doing without having to think about it. For example, if you have a Google account and you’ve downloaded the Google Search app, you can take surveys searching the web with Google Now. The more you do, the more you’ll make. If you want to make extra cash, consider looking for ways to make money with your smartphone. Just remember, in most cases, you’ll need to have a working mobile phone to cash out via physical wallets like PayPal and gift cards. So, make sure you have something that works before you start making money online or via your smartphone. Plus, if you want to be able to fully monetize your blog or website, you’ll need to have a working web address.
6. Start A Crowdfunding Campaign
If you’re looking for an even easier way to make money online, consider raising funds for a crowdfunding campaign. With a crowdfunding campaign, you’re basically asking people to donate money to your project. The advantage of a crowdfunding campaign is that you can keep all the money you raise, even if the project fails. The disadvantage is that you have to find the support of a large number of people to make this work. If you’re looking for an easy way to make money, consider crowdfunding.
7. Start An Online Store (Continued)
If you’re looking for an even easier way to make money online, consider creating an online store with Shopify. With Shopify, you don’t need a team of people to help you run your business. You can literally take all the content you’ve created over the years and turn it into a store. All you need is a good Internet connection, a lot of products to sell, and some basic knowledge of HTML and SEO. Plus, you can use their platform to create blogs, websites, and social media accounts as well. If you’re looking for an easy way to make money, consider creating an online store with Shopify. Just remember, as a new business owner, you’ll need to work hard to make sure your online store is going to be successful. So, take your time and do your research before you dive in.
8. Start A Blog (Continued)
If you’re looking for an even easier way to make money online, consider creating a blog. Blogging is one of the most popular ways to make money online and it’s been around for a while now. You can literally start a blog about anything and become a virtual entrepreneur. If you want to make money from a blog, you don’t necessarily need to write about something niche. The important thing is to find a way to make money online. If you’re looking for an easy way to make money, consider creating a blog.
9. Use Your Personal Facebook Page
If you’ve ever wondered how people are getting so much traffic on their personal Facebook pages, even though they have no products or special offers to promote, consider this: they are using tools like LeadPages, which we’ll cover below. These tools let you create landing pages that look professional and are highly optimized for SEO. What this means is that when a potential customer lands on your page, they’ll be able to easily find what they’re looking for and hopefully become a customer or lead. You can use your Facebook page to promote an affiliate program or a crowdfunding campaign. Just remember, people have become very wary of online scams and fake offers on social media. Just be sure that you’re not taking people’s money to offer a fake product or service. Your best bet is to use a service like LeadPages, which is why we mentioned them above. They have a massive opt-in list with over 500 million users. If you’re looking for a free service that allows you to easily create a landing page, consider using your personal Facebook page. You can also use your personal Twitter page to do the same thing.
10. Use Your Instagram Account
Instagram is another massive platform with hundreds of millions of users. If you’ve ever used TikTok, then you’ll know how important it is to reach as many people as possible with your content. If you’ve got an Instagram account, you can use it to promote a business or campaign, as long as you follow the correct steps. First, make sure that you’re following the correct steps to join the Instagram business community. You can then use the platform to connect with potential customers. As a business owner, you’ll need to work hard to gain credibility on the platform. What this means is that you’ll have to constantly be engaging with your followers and responding to their content. Doing this builds trust and shows your followers that you’re a serious business owner who’s willing to engage with their audience.
11. Use YouTube To Create Educational Videos
YouTube is another massive platform with billions of users. It’s one of the biggest platforms for educational videos, so if you’ve got a technical background and are comfortable speaking in front of the camera, consider using this platform to educate your audience on various topics. You can then use the platform to promote your product or service, as long as you follow the correct steps. First, make sure that you’re following the correct steps to join the YouTube business community. You can then use the platform to connect with potential customers. As a business owner, you’ll need to work hard to gain credibility on the platform. What this means is that you’ll have to constantly be engaging with your audience and responding to their content. Doing this builds trust and shows your followers that you’re a serious business owner who’s willing to engage with their audience.
12. Use LinkedIn To Build Your Network
LinkedIn is another massive platform for professionals. If you’ve got a professional network, consider using this network to your advantage. You can then use the platform to find jobs, opportunities, or potential customers. It doesn’t matter what type of business you’re in, you’ll need to be utilizing LinkedIn to stay informed of new opportunities.