Surviving as a new blogger can be very difficult, especially if you don’t have a day job, or you quit the job to do blogging full time. Blogging needs time, patience, determination, regularity, strategies and good writing capabilities.
While you are creating your big money blog, (lets get real, majority of us blog to gain monetary freedom without having to work under
some arrogant prick!), which will generate tons of money for you, you need to keep earning some money in order to pay your bills and survive your struggle period. Here are six ways to earn money online without paying for anything besides an internet connection, and I hope your dad gave you a computer when you were eight!
These methods can make you earn decent income depending on how much time and effort you put.
How to Earn money from the Internet?
Honestly, there are hundreds of ways, and when you search online, you will find many legit and many scam source. I highly recommend you to stay away from those programs, which asks you to make the initial investment to start using their money making program. Like form filling, ad clicking and so on. Here I’m listing those money making methods for internet users, which are easy to use and works. Few of them will require you to have certain skills like Good communication, good writing and so on. So, let’s get on with our list:
1. Article Writing Service
Bloggers and webmasters are always looking for new and unique content for their blogs and websites. Digital point forums can be a good place to start though its full of scammers and spammers, but still, you can make decent income writing articles. You will be paid $2-$10 per article depending on the quality of articles. You’ll be instructed on the quality of articles, niche, number of words etc while making a deal.
- Contentmart: Get Writing job from anywhere in the world
- 8 Web sites to start your freelancing writing career
2. Writing Blog Reviews And Paid Posts
If you have a blog which already gets decent traffic you can start doing a sponsored review for your blog. This also holds true for those who have a YouTube channel. For YouTube channel, you can join Famebit which is free to join & get sponsored offers. You can read this guide by Harsh Agrawal on using Famebit to make money. Remember to review good products, businesses and websites only. It’s again zero-investment income if you are using free blog hosting service of Blogger or WordPress.
- Paid reviews: Good, bad or ugly?
- Five effective tips to write paid reviews
- How Much Should You Charge for Paid Reviews
3. Guest Posting For Your Clients
It can make you earn a lot. Guest posting has great benefits regarding traffic, exposure, credibility and recognition from search engines. Just imagine how much can you charge if you have the caliber to get a guest post approved on ShoutMeLoud! Your clients will pay you thousands of dollars.Though, I think it’s stupid to do for others. It’s just too valuable. But, if you are in much need of cash, try it.
For this, you need to have writing skills & you can find a list of high authority blogs that allows guest posting here.
The Affiliate marketing is the best way for anyone to start earning money online. This requires zero investment & you can use your blog or even your social media platform like Twitter, Facebook to promote & earn money. Here is the best beginner guide to Affiliate marketing. I know many bloggers who are earning thousands sitting at home just with affiliate marketing. Here is a post where you can see how much a person like you & me is earning from affiliate marketing.
For further reading:
- Affiliate marketing eBook for beginners
- How to start with affiliate marketing
- 5 Affiliate marketing myths uncovered
- How to choose affiliate programs for your blog
5. Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies
This is 2018 and now there is no doubt that cryptocurrencies are here to stay. Just like dot com boom, Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are at a very basic stage and if you spend some time working hard, you will end up earning a lot of money. The best part is, you can find most of the information online and I recommend you to spend first few days learning everything you can about Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies before you start investing in it. Since the market is new and a lot fo people are getting in, you can expect a lot of growth in the coming months or years.
You can browse Harsh’s website CoinSutra to master yourself in the field of Cryptocurrencies.
Here are some of the best tools and resources you need to get started with Cryptocurrencies:
- Binance: An exchange where you can deposit Bitcoin and Ethereum to start buying other low cap and high probability crypto coins.
- Cex: An international website to buy Bitcoin, Ethereum and few other popular Cryptocurrencies using Credit/debit card.
In this few lines I can’t really share how you can earn money from Cryptocurrencies but here are few suggestions:
- Cryptocurrency investment (Buying good coins)
- Cryptocurrency trading
- Master node coins
- Staking coins
As I said above, read Harsh’s CoinSutra.com website to learn everything you need to know to get started.
6. Become A Broker For Webmasters And Website Owners
Earn commission by getting them clients who pay for advertisement. Join webmasters forums and contact itraders to get this kind of work. These are all free ways to make money online and survive anyhow. Personally, I won’t recommend anything other than points 1, 2 and 4.
Another popular way to earn money is by helping someone selling their website or domain. This is a big business & with every successful sale, you can earn anywhere from $20-$20,000. Usually 10% of the selling price of website or domain.
For further reading:
- 5 Websites to Buy Or Sell Websites & Domains
- How To Start Selling Website on Flippa: A Beginner’s Guide To Success
Also remember to keep a balance between time spent on your main money blog and doing odd jobs online. Odd jobs must not divide your attention and cut-in the time needed to work on your main money blog.
Do let me know if you use any other method to Earn money from Internet? Which of the above methods have you tried?
Do share more such free tips to earn money online?