Sometimes having a regular 8 to 5 job is not enough.  You need to find ways to earn extra money for that new gadget you’re dreaming to have, for that summer escapade you’ve been planning years ago or you just want to have additional income and prepare for a rainy day.  Luckily, in this modern times, there are many possible ways to earn extra money.

Blogging

If you have passion for writing, blogging can give you an instant boost in your income.  Just make sure that your posts are informative and beneficial to your readers.  The key here is to attract readers who will constantly visit your site.  As a rule, you should upload new posts at least once every week.  Once you have established yourself in the blogosphere, apply for an account in Google AdSense.  Once approved, advertisements will begin to show-up on your blog.  You’ll start to earn money once readers click on the advertisements or if you have a high traffic.  You can also monetize your blog through Nuffnang, same principle as Google AdSense.

Earn money from blogging

Social Media Sites (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)

If you are a social media enthusiast who constantly post updates to different sites like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, then grab this perfect opportunity to earn from something you love doing.  You can earn extra money by promoting brands and products.  The number of engagements (Facebook likes, shares, retweets, comments) will determine how much you earn.  Sites like ChurpChurp Philippines offers this kind of scheme.

Social Media

 

Be a Brand Ambassador

Gone are the days when only celebrities are privileged to become brand ambassadors. Now even ordinary people can become brand ambassador.  If you love fashion and styling, then I guess you are qualified to become as a ZALORA AMBASSADOR.  You’ll earn 20% commission from the first purchase of your referred customer and 8% from the succeeding purchases.


Online Jobs

Online jobs are fast becoming a trend right now.  There are plethora of sites that have high demands for writers, bloggers, online content writers. Same with virtual assistants, encoders, programmers, developers, English tutors, etc.  There’s no harm in trying.  What’s cool about online jobs, all transactions are made via the web. So no need to leave the comforts of your home for work.  You can even work with your pajamas.

Check these sites if you want an online job:

So there you have it folks, try one of the above suggestions and start earning extra money.  Cheers!

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