10 Real Ways To Make Money From Home

Earn extra income from these side hustle ideas without quitting your day job. You can turn these work-from-home jobs into full-time if you want.

Abdul Rashid Sani
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There are actually real ways you can make money working from home while even in your pajamas.

How does it sound to make money working from home? Great, right? What if I tell you that it is possible to achieve your dream working from home.

There is a lot of information on the internet regarding working from home and making money which becomes difficult to grasp. And more often, you doubt the credibility of this information.

In this article, I share with you 10 Real Ways you can make money while from home. And if you are looking to start a side hustle to make extra income, you are welcome on board.

Here are the 10 Real Ways To Make Money From Home.

1. Create How-To Videos

Making money working from home is now easier than ever, thanks to technology. And one of the best ways to make money from home is Youtube, the second largest search engine available for free. One secret most people don’t know about generating more revenue on Youtube is “creating how-to” videos.

Tons of people are on the internet searching for valuable information on how to do certain things. You can create a youtube channel on almost anything to do with how to. One major factor of success on Youtube with your videos is doing keyword research.

Keyword research finds out what people are searching for to create SEO-friendly contents. There are lots of keyword research tools out there. But I would recommend using VidIQ to generate the right keywords for your title, description, and tags to get more organic traffic.

2. Become a Freelance Proofreader

How about becoming a freelance proofreader? Can you edit other people’s work? If you have an eye for details and enjoy editing scripts, becoming a freelance proofreader is one of the ways to make money from home.

It can be considered your side hustle if you want to hold on to your day job. Fiverr, Upwork and Freelancer are a few of the websites to find a job as a proofreader.

Isn’t it interesting to make money working from proofreading and editing work people have already written? Head on to get clients on Fiverr to start making money from home.

3. Start a Consulting Services

If you are skilled and have in-depth knowledge about the services others are looking for, I have good news for you. You can start a consulting business today while working from home, offering professional services to clients to making money.

Are you an experienced human resource person? A seasoned accountant? Tourism expert? You can start offering services to make money right from your home. Offering consulting services is one of the low investment businesses you can start today.

You don’t need to rent an office or hire more people at the start. Just your laptop and access to the internet connecting with your clients and promoting your business with a simple phone to make and receive calls. You are good to start your consulting services.

I provide bookkeeping and advisory services to individuals and small businesses whiles working from home. And so can you. What skills do you have that others need?

4. Travel Agent

Another best way to make money from home is to start a travel agency business. As a travel agent working from home, your job involves helping clients book flights, plan itineraries, book hotels, car rentals, and make changes.

You need to be licensed by IATA to be able to issue tickets for international travel. Other things that are basic to starting this business are a laptop and access to the internet.

You can take courses to learn the ins and outs of creating a successful travel agency business from IATA.

5. Data Entry

Are you familiar with MS Excel and Word? Lots of clients are waiting for you to deliver on your promises to them with their data. If you are looking for ways to make money from home or start a side business, a data entry job is one of the few I would recommend.

Can you type faster? How about being able to enter data accurately? There are two ways you can work from home with a data entry job. Approach businesses and pitch to them your data entry skills.

Or get lots of clients on freelance websites like Fiverr or Freelancer to take up data entry jobs and start making money online working from home.

It is as simple as that.

6. Start A Profitable Blog

Starting a blog is by far one of the best ways to make money from home if you ask me personally. The traditional and most popular way of making money blogging is via Adsense that is not bad.

But what if I tell you that there are better ways to monetize your blog for more revenue. One of the best ways to monetize your blog is through affiliate marketing. This method is making people the most income compared to other methods.

And If you want to know how to start a money-making blog in under 20 minutes, there are six simple steps you can follow.

  • Decide on a niche and choose your domain name
  • Choose your website host and plan
  • Install WordPress and choose a theme to design your website
  • Install best plugins for SEO optimization
  • Monetize your blog

7. Rent Your Space

If you’ve got a spare room at home, it is time to start making money from home. Simple. Have you got extra space or room you can share with travelers? AirBnB is an online website that allows people like you with extra room at home to renting it out to travelers to earn extra money from home.

This is one of the quickest ways to make money from home. You will need a smartphone that already you have connected to the internet for app usage and communicating with clients, and spare room to start earning extra income from home.

8. Bake For Others

Another quick way to make money from home is baking and supplying to retailers. Can you bake nicely for others to sell? Do people enjoy your pastries? If yes, you could turn your baking skills into making money from home. You don’t need to set up or rent a store.

Just right from your home with your baking ingredients, you could start baking for others to earn money from home fast. This is a pretty low investment business you can start now.

9. Start A Tutoring Service

If you are skilled in a particular subject people are interested in learning, you and enjoy tutoring, why not start tutoring to make money from home? Depending on what works best for you, you can offer your tutoring services offline or online.

Start advertising your services in your local area or on social media. If you want to offer your services online, these are the best platforms to tutor:

Most popular subjects people want to be assisted with include maths, sciences, and languages.

10. Share Your Skills Online

Do you consider yourself an expert in a particular field? Or you are an expert on a topic people are interested in, start sharing your knowledge with others if you want to make money from home. You might be skilled in web development, graphic and logo designing, social media management, email marketing, creating a blog, or design a WordPress. Why not create a course online to start making money from home. There are several best websites to develop your online course. They include,

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