There are thousands of articles on the web about ways to make money online, but most of them are just sales pitches that try to convince you to sign up for a seminar, pay a membership fee or fill out a survey. Here are 10 sure shot ways to make a quick buck hassle free:
If teaching is where your interest lies, there are several websites like http://www.transtutors.com and http://unacademy.in that allow you to share your educational expertise or professional experience in one or more subjects and help college students from all over the world with their homework and assignments. You can also write detailed answers to questions and earn royalty on the answers for all your life. Top writers on the websites earn as much as USD 5000 (INR 3 lakh approx.) just from royalties!
With the exponential increase in the number of blogs, Facebook pages, news outlets on the internet, there is a huge requirement for freelance writers. There are several websites such as http://iwriter.com, FundsforWriters, Listverse etc. that allow you to bid on writing orders from other people as per your capabilities and convenience. For starters, you get paid about $3 (INR 190) per article, but as you progress and your ratings increase, you can earn up to $15 (INR 965) per article.
Perhaps writing isn’t your cup of tea, perhaps you’re good at graphic designing, translation, programming or even bathroom singing. Fiverr.com provides freelancers of all types a platform to sell a variety of digital services. Services or ‘gigs’ as fiverr calls them can be bought or sold for a minimum price of $5 (INR 320), providing people an easy way to convert their idiosyncrasies into money!
If you don’t have a lot of time on your hands, website reviewing is an extremely easy way to make quick money. Websites like UserTest.io offer you the chance to join their team and become a qualified website reviewer. They require you to do something that you do every day i.e. browse the web. For the 5-20 minutes it takes to review each website as a qualified reviewer, you receive £8 (INR 660) via PayPal.
If you are very serious about making money online and you are a hard-working individual who wants to make big money, then affiliate marketing is for you. Websites such as sharesale.com promote various products that you can link out to as an affiliate. To be involved with affiliate marketing you need to set up a website, where you refer products to people that visit your website and earn a commission if a person buys the product based on your recommendation. With the high growth of online shopping websites such as flipkart.com and amazon.com, there is more scope for affiliate marketing now than ever before. You can earn commissions of up to 20% of the product value and the opportunities are endless!
So, the next time you are worried about how to get more money for your next date or how to pay for that new phone you want, try out any of these 5 methods and make some quick money to fulfill your plans! Good luck!