Work From Home Jobs That Pay Well – There are many ways to make extra money than ever before, both online and offline. That’s great, but knowing where to start can be tricky.
1. Sell ebooks on Amazon
Put down the knowledge you have about something and sell it as an ebook on Amazon.
Write your book, edit and publish on Amazon.
You can have the knowledge about health, put it down in an ebook.
You can have the knowledge about how to build a relationship or woo a girl or a boy, put it down in an ebook.
You can have knowledge about how women can find a good husband or good wife, put it down in a book.
2. Learn how to design graphics
That graphic they charge you 2-5k to design, you can create it with your phone.
Most of the graphics i use today, i create them with my phone. You can create a better one.
Download Canva or CC Express from play store or app store and practice.
Here is a video practice.
3. Become a freelancer. Sell your skills at Freelancers, Up work and fiverr platforms.
You get paid for your services. They pay you in dollars for rendering your skills.
4. Start dropshipping business.
What is Dropshipping?
Dropshipping is a retail method that involves the retailer NOT having items in stock, but rather purchases the items from a third party supplier which could be a manufacturer, wholesaler or another retailer and have it delivered directly to the customer.
How does dropshipping work?
Step one: Customer places an order from your online store.
Step two: Your store automatically sends the order to your dropshipping supplier.
Step three: Dropshipping supplier prepares your customers order.
Step four: Dropshipping supplier ships the order directly to your customer.
I was into dropshipping business before I left Anambra to Abuja for NYSC service.
In dropshipping business, You don’t have to worry about having a physical stock of products before you can sell something to your customers.
You can start from home.
You don’t have to worry about a physical shop.
The supplier is responsible for the products in his own stores and will take care of shipping or supplying the customers in your own name.
Customers don’t have to know you are a middle man
It’s relatively quick and easy to start.
Great opportunity to make passive income.
What you need to start a dropshipping business
– You need a good business idea: Ask yourself, what do you want to sell? Carve out a niche for yourself and determine the category of products you want to sell.
– Choose a good supplier: Find a supplier who is dependable and reliable and also sells at affordable prices so you can make profit.
– Create your online store on social media (Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram or twitter): Get quality pictures of the products from your supplier and post them online.
Always remember to check if items are still in stock!
Here are examples some of the businesses you can do online:
Phone Accessories Dropshipping Niches
Home and Pets
Cars and Motorbikes
Hair Extensions and Wigs
Men’s Clothing & Accessories Dropshipping Niches
Women’s Fashion & Accessories Dropshipping Niches
Health & Wellness Dropshipping Niches
Kids & Babies Dropshipping Niches
Health & Wellness Dropshipping Niches
Kids & Babies Dropshipping Niches
Home & Kitchen Dropshipping Niches
You need marketing methods that essentially depend on you. Nowadays, marketing is now digital. Beyond having a website, consider building your online presence via popular social media platforms like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter etc. You can also use popular e-commerce platforms like Jumia, Konga etc to host your products.
You can sell on Jumia, Konga etc.
5. Create and Sell Digital products
A digital product is any item that can be sold from one person to another through digital means, such as electronic files or website access. It usually offers some sort of benefit, whether it’s entertainment, information, or a process that the end user can apply for his or her own needs.
Common digital products include:
– Online courses
– Stock Photos
– Digital graphics
– Fonts and letterforms
Blogging is the act of creating and maintaining posts for a blog. It refers to writing, photography, and other media that’s self-published online. We have free blogs (free version) and pro blogs (paid version)
I know you would want to monetize your blog.
There are five main ways bloggers make money online: ads, affiliate marketing, sponsored posts, products, and services.
7. Affiliate marketing
In affiliate marketing, you partner with a company selling products/services you would like to recommend to your audience. If they buy something using your affiliate link, you get a commission from the sale.
You find your niche. Once you find a niche with high demand, do your Google research properly for a reputable affiliate with high commissions. You must have patience to wait for financial results while creating your content to attract a larger audience.
Affiliate programs in Nigeria
- Jumia Affiliate Program
- Konga Affiliate Program
- PayPorte Affiliate Program
- Bet9ja Affiliate Program
- Amazon Affiliate Program
9. Create YouTube Videos
Around the globe, over a billion YouTube videos are watched every day. YouTube is as popular as ever with users spending an average of 40 minutes per YouTube session.
To make money on YouTube, you need to join the YouTube Partner Program (YPP) to Make money from Ads
This is the most common way for people to earn money on YouTube.
You give YouTube your consent that they can run ads before, during, or after your videos. You get to choose what type of ad placements you’re comfortable with, press a few buttons, and Google does the rest.
10. Become a Virtual Assistant
As a virtual assistant, you will handle: emails of your boss and clients, telephonic inquiries, booking appointments/tickets, client follow-up, calendar management, database and file management.
Start a virtual assistant business by following these 7 steps:
- Plan your Virtual Assistant Business
- Register your Virtual Assistant Business for Taxes (CAC)
- Open a Business Bank Account & Credit Card
- Set up Accounting for your Virtual Assistant Business
- Define your Virtual Assistant Business Brand
- Create your Virtual Assistant Business Website
- Set up your Business Phone System
Services offered by virtual assistants
One of the many benefits of becoming a virtual assistant is the wide variety of services that you can offer or specialise in. Many virtual assistants start out with basic administration tasks and find their niche down the road.
While you can do it all as a virtual assistant, it can be easier to market your skills if you specialize in two to three services or specific business niches.
1. General administration
Many virtual assistants start by offering general administration services. That might include:
– Email management.
– Calendar management and scheduling.
– Customer service over email or phone.
– Accounting, invoicing and bookkeeping.
2. Business marketing
Some virtual assistants specialize in business marketing skills, including:
– Blog writing and content creation.
– Drafting and sending email newsletters.
– Video editing.
– Tracking sales.
– Facebook ads.
– Social media management.
– Community management.
– SEO services.
– Updating and maintaining the editorial calendar.
– Creation of social media graphics.
– Affiliate management.
– Other branding services.
– Distributing press releases.
– Specialized services
Depending on your previous experience and skills, you might be able to offer specialized services as a virtual assistant, such as:
– Graphic design.
– Website design and maintenance.
– Webinar setup.
– Data entry.