ways to make money at home

I often like to say that there are a million different ways to make a million dollars online and even while working from home.
I truly believe this.
And maybe you don’t need a million dollars.
Maybe it’s just an extra $500-$1,000 per month.
That would go a long way for a lot of people out there.

So, in that case, here are 50 ideas that you can use to generate an extra income using online tools but working at home.
You only need to take 1 of these ideas, dig deeper, and take some intense action on it.
Destroy the box on it.

First, if you already have an idea for what you want to do, but you just need structure and training, then I’d recommend this program.

I broke each of the ideas into a video series.
I’ll provide you the notes and tools that I mention in each of the videos.

And if you’d like to see some of the top tools that I use in my own hustles, you can check those out here.

Disclosure:  this article might contain links to the resources discussed.
Some of the links are affiliate links, meaning that I will make a small commission if you purchase a product or service by using the link. You get the same price whether you use our special link or not, and sometimes I’m able to get you an even better deal through my relationships!  More info in my privacy policy.

Part 1 Notes:

  • Create voiceovers and put yourself for hire on Fiverr and Upwork.  You can use a free professional software called audacity to record.
    1. www.fiverr.com
    2. www.upwork.com
    3. https://www.audacityteam.org/download/
  • Rent your car out on Turo – you can also do for your friends or even lease out cars to rent them out.
    1. www.turo.com
  • You can help families settle into your community by providing them your services.
    1. Create a video series and post to Facebook and Youtube.
  • You can sell shirts that you design online using print on demand services — like Amazon, Teespring, or Printful.
    1. https://teespring.com/
      2. www.Printful.com
  • Don’t forget that people still use Craigslist — market your services on that platform — photography, music lessons, etc.
    1. www.craigslist.com

Part 2 Notes:

  • Start a free walking tour in your city.  Book the tours. Market them in hotels where they allow you to put in rack cards.  You only accept tips at the end of the tour.
    1. Get your tour listed on www.airbnb.com
    2. Get your Tour on www.tripadvisor.com
  • Sell temporary tattoos and stickers utilizing Instagram as your marketing platform with great photography.  You can set up a Shopify store to sell your product.
    1. www.Shopify.com
  • Flip items that you find on the Facebook marketplace.  You can even turn around and sell them right back on Facebook.
  • Use Flippa to buy an existing online business.
    1. www.flippa.com
  • Create a youtube channel around a specific niche and either educate or entertain.
    1. See my channel as an example – I also have a number of videos with YouTube strategy.
    2. Minimum requirements:  1k subscribers and 4k hours of watchtime in last 12 months.

Part 3 Notes:

  • Use the Ebates chrome extension and make money online by making purchases online where you are already shopping.
    1. www.Ebates.com
  • Tutor online using an online platform like Chegg
    1. www.Chegg.com
  • Earn a free stock by opening an account at Robinhood investing.
    1. www.RobinHood.com
  • Create a website using Bluehost and a theme, build up some traffic, and then sell it using Flippa.
    1. www.flippa.com
      1. Website Hosting:  www.Bluehost.com
      2. WordPress Theme (Divi is our favorite): www.elegantthemes.com
  • Sell gift cards that you own using a company like Cardpool.  www.cardpool.com

Part 4 Notes:

  • Produce a podcast and grow the audience enough to gain advertisers.  Or you can promote other products or services that you have in the podcast.  You’ll need a podcast host.  We recommend and use Buzzsprout.  If you use our link, you’ll get a $20 giftcard!  www.BuzzSprout.com
  • Find items for sale at a steep discount and local retailers and resell them online via Ebay, Amazon, or the Facebook marketplace.
  • Create a membership website on a topic that you are an expert on (expert meaning that you know more than the average person).
    1. Utilize Facebook for free.
    2. Use https://kajabi.com/
  • Create a service helping create a one of a kind resume for folks looking for jobs.
  • Use your understanding of social media to help drive customers to local businesses.

Part 5 Notes:

Part 6:

  • Create digital products that you can sell via Clickbank – sale of digital products
    1. www.Clickbank.com
  • Give scooter or bike tours around your town.
    1. Buy your own or even use a service like Limebike or others.
  • Design niche clothing – like sweaters for dogs – use Instagram to tell the story and sell with enticing photos.
    1. Use www.shopify.com
  • Create a fun game and promote it on Kickstarter or IndieGoGo to get funding for its creation.
    1. www.kickstarter.com
    2. www.indiegogo.com
  • Invest in companies directly using the platform WeFunder.
    1. www.wefunder.com

Lart 7 Notes:

  • Stream yourself gaming on a site like Twitch and get donations, etc.
    1. https://www.twitch.tv/
    2. StreamYard (another platform that we use for live streaming).
    3. Create a Facebook group that you can build a community around.  You can eventually promote products, apparel, or other.
    4. Get paid to walk dogs using a site like Rover
    1. www.Rover.com
  • Buy and sell domain names or even Instagram usernames.
  • Get paid to review music on a website like Slice The Pie
    1. www.slicethepie.com
  • Get paid to do things that machines can’t via Amazon MTurk
    1. https://www.mturk.com/
  • Refer your friends and others online to other businesses and get paid for those referrals – also known as affiliate marketing.  The easiest version is the Amazon Associates program.
    1. https://affiliate-program.amazon.com/
  • Learn a skill like coding, design, or copywriting and sell your services on Upwork or Fiverr.
    1. www.upwork.com
    2. www.fiverr.com
  • Use a platform like Legendary Marketer to get educated on creating an online business and then do so.  You can also get paid to refer folks over to Legendary Marketer.
    1. Legendary Marketer Intro
  • Get paid to ask questions via the Quora Partnership Program.
    1. http://quora.com (partnership is invite-only at this time)

Part 8 Notes:

Get paid to write blog posts for companies.

  • Write a book and self publish it using kindle publishing.  
    1. Amazon Publishing
  • Sell your music or videos on sites like Shotzr Envato, or Smugmug




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I hope that you’ll use one of these 50 ideas as a way to make money online from your home.

If you’d like some additional ideas, check out How to make an extra $1,000 per month as well as How to get 300 dollars Fast.

There are countless online tools to help you do so.

You only need ONE of these ideas in order to make an extra $500-$1,000 per month.

Get out there and Destroy the Box!

Disclosure:  this article might contain links to the resources discussed.
Some of the links are affiliate links, meaning that I will make a small commission if you purchase a product or service by using the link. You get the same price whether you use our special link or not, and sometimes I’m able to get you an even better deal through my relationships!  More info in my privacy policy.

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