6 Practical Ways Of Making Money Online From Your Sofa 6 Practical Ways Of Making Money Online From Your Sofa
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Who doesn’t want to make money from his/her sofa? So why don’t you take an opportunity of your smartphone and internet you have to start making money online? Maybe by taking your passion or expertise online and start making money with it. Is it possible? Yes, it’s possible, I took my expertise online by starting trading and investing here and there in the financial market. So, Why don’t you take your skills and knowledge to make money online? 

An increasing number of people are searching for means to make money online. This article is written for anyone curious about making money online. You can be either a student, stay at home, retiree, employee, whoever you are, it doesn’t matter. The goal is how to make money online.

I am going to introduce to you six ways of making money online

  1. Freelancing jobs

This means you are a temporary writer of various companies at different times. All you need is to look for a website owner, bloggers who need a co-writer on their websites or expand their content. Sometimes they can you to writing only temporarily All you need is a smartphone and stay connected on the internet. Freelancing requires no capital, all you have to do is to get a popular website that is related to freelancing works and sign up. After that, start to share some of your fantastic works with clients. If they are impressed with your work, you might get temporary work from them. Most clients there pay per hour, can start from $10 up to $20 per hour depending on your experience. Some of the well-known freelancing websites include Upwork, Truelancer, and Fiverr. They are all available on the Apple store and play store.

2. Data Entry jobs

Provides temporary data entry jobs. You can generate between $10 to $150 per hour depending on the length of a job and your experience. Is there a requirement needed? Yes, there is no need for special skills. Excel, Microsoft words might be needed. You have an opportunity of getting a data entry job from any organization worldwide.

3. Testing Apps and Websites before they go to public

A website like beta testing, UserTesting, and Test io provides opportunities for testing applications and websites before they go to the public. App developers and different companies used the mentioned websites to hire people temporarily for using their apps and websites to test if they are performing well before other users get in. People get paid there $10 to $40 per hour depending on their experience.

 4. Sell your digital product

You can do this by different methods such as selling E-books, selling lectures on the websites like Udemy, Coursera, newsletters can be also a source of online income. All you need is a smartphone and stay connected to the internet. You can make up to $100 monthly depending on your efforts.

5. Affiliated marketing

This is a new strategy of sales that many companies adopted worldwide. How does it work? Companies share a special link with you to do online sales of their products and services on their behalf. Whenever a buyer uses your link to buy products you will get a commission of some per cent. It can be either 20%, 30%, or even more. You can make up to $1000 per month through affiliated marketing, it all depends on your audience. This way of making money online is ideal for social media influencers. Honestly speaking, it works better for people who live abroad since I didn’t see yet any company in Tanzania practices affiliated market. Do you need knowledge and skills? Yes, it requires a certain level of Google analytics skills and, Basic marketing knowledge. 

6. Online trading:

During the COVID-19 breakout, the stock market and other financial products in the financial market go up instead of going down. Isn’t it shocking you? The answer is very simple, many people started to trade from home as full-time work since many countries were under lockdown, as a result, a stock market most of the time was up. This is also can be an opportunity to work full time or part-time. All you need is the internet, a smartphone, and a broker account. Are there skills requirements? Yes, Analytical skills is a must. 


The world of the internet provides us with a lot of opportunities, one of them is making money online. However, many sharks also try to seize an opportunity to steal from us. Whenever you consider going online, make sure that you satisfy yourself that the website you are using to look for online work is trusted. 

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M.k Butinini
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