The 7 Legitimate Ways to Earn Extra Cash Online! (… and More)
7 Proven & Timeless Ways to Earn Extra Cash Online!
No matter what method you are going to choose to earn money on the internet realize that it is going to cost you an investment in time, money, and you are going to have to work at it.
If you truly want to work from home fulltime in the future then dump the negativity, the belief you are going to fail and grit your teeth to start doing it. Enjoy the challenge, be proud of your efforts, and look forward to being a winner… rather than a whiner
The ways that anyone can earn extra cash online are not going to change ever, except for a few variations of the methods, and you can even add a dash of your own innovation to them as well. (You will find some useful links to recommended programs to help you get started for each method.)
Let’s investigate the 7 best ways to make extra money from home, online and even offline (where you can use the power of the internet to complement a home business.)
- Paid Surveys Market Research.
A very popular way to earn some extra cash is completing market research surveys. Problem with this method is people are lazy, lose interest quickly and you need to complete lots of surveys to make the income worthwhile.
If you are dedicated though, the income… which can also include free samples, discount shopping vouchers, and prizes can build up to make the time you spend on doing surveys worthwhile.
Here is a popular South African paid surveys site below.
- Freelance Online Jobs
You may have expertise in a specific field and you can use this knowledge to complete tasks for people and businesses seeking freelancers.
The most popular jobs in this category are writing jobs and there are thousands of these freelance writing jobs if you know where to look which pay excellent rates.
I managed to achieve my work from home dream by starting out as a freelance writer. Here is a low cost mini guide that will help you get started. There are also some excellent portals where you can access online jobs and below is one of the longest running most popular offers too.
- Self Publishing
Publishing story books, or sharing knowledge in what you are an expert at like cooking, building, accounting or how to guides can be a super way to earn extra cash online. Kindle is a very popular platform to get started with and there is a great course called Easy kindle Income to get started.
If you want to become a full time publisher it is worth investing in all the tools you will ever need. The same guides I invested in can be yours packaged in a product called Type 4 Life.
Self publishing is fun and very rewarding while you in turn help others with information they are looking for to improve their lives or find remedies for anything they desire.
- Affiliate Marketing.
Selling products for online stores, vendors and businesses as an affiliate can be very lucrative and this can be done through blogging, social media, emailing and many other ways to get exposure to your offers.
There are excellent ways to get started as an affiliate marketer but it is wise to invest in proper training and go all the way with this. Many online entrepreneurs have gone from just earning some extra cash online to millionaire status.
- Selling Stuff Online.
The internet makes it easy to access customers from all over the world and you can make some extra cash online easy by selling stuff from your own products to buying and selling virtual and tangible products.
Selling products can be done on auction sites like Bid or Buy, Ebay, OLX, Gumtree and there are many others like this as well. You can even sell stuff on Facebook if you know how and access millions of people all over the world.
You can buy stuff from second hand shops, flea markets and garage sales and list them on these auction websites, and these days shipping is quite easy with couriers to do the deliveries for you.
Below is a guide to selling on eBay one of the largest online auction sites. The same principles can be applied for selling on South Africa auction sites too.
- Building a Full Internet Business
Difficulty: Fairly Difficult
A full on internet business will earn you an ongoing income rather than just earn you some extra cash online and it can carry on doing so for years to come if you go about it the right way.
Fortunately there are many guides showing you how to build an internet business and some even have fully readymade turnkey internet businesses done for you.
Building an internet business from the ground up for for the real entrepreneur at heart, and a successful online business can easily earn you enough to work from home full time.
Have a look at some recommended ways to build an internet business on this South Africa work from home website.
below is an example of a turnkey Internet Business
7. Other Methods to Earn Extra Cash Online.
There are quite a few other ways you can earn extra cash online in South Africa some more complicated than others but all of them workable for anyone no matter what level of experience you have. What it all boils down to is your mindset. You can whinge and whine and call making money online a scam or roll up your sleeves and start working towards your success whether it is to just improve your lifestyle with more money or ultimately work from home and quit your job in the future.
Online Share Trading requires a proper investment, the patience to learn how it works, but the rewards can be substantial and the knowledge can improve your life and understanding of economies, financial markets and about investments.
Ecommerce. This is managing an online store where you sell multiple products in specific niches or multiple niches. There are quite a few ready made stores with the most popular offers being health stores and electronics.
Emailing Online Business Learn how to build a profitable mailing list of loyal subscribers that you can interact with and share information and which will buy your special offers and products.
To earn extra cash online is easy and all that stops you is your beliefs and negative thinking. making a living online is possible for everyone so start today and don’t look back while moving forward!