5 Perfect ‘Part-Time’ Internet Businesses

Posted on Oct 14 2013 - 11:20am by Editorial Staff


The internet is a great place with tremendous potential to earn a few extra bucks to help out with rent, tuition, credit dues etc. All you need is a wee bit of time,effort and a little bit of information to help you kick start; which you will find right in this article.

Marketing knowledge

Do you know how to make cake softer; how to make your own furniture; or how to save taxes? Well your information may just be sellable. Almosteveryone who goes online is seeking some sort of information or the other, and the best way to earn from the internet is to provide that information. It can be anything, celebrity gossip, gardening, technology, cookery, dating or just budgeting.

You don’t have to be an expert on the subject to market the information. If you have an above average knowledge on the subject, that’s more than enough.

Selling on eBay

When it comes to shopping online, e-bay is one of the most popular names on the internet. Anyone who is familiar with eBay knows you can get any and everything on eBay. E-bay is one of the largest online market place which makes it one of the best places to make some money. People have started with selling stuff from their own attics and have found demand for their goods. So if you do have something sellable, eBay is your place.


Another great way of passively making money is by blogging. If you love to communicate and share your ideas and thoughts with the world, then blogging could earn you a few extra bucks. Once you start getting traffic to your site, you can start making money with things like Adscence (Google- Blogger) or by affiliated marketing. It has been observed that blogs that relate to particular topics (like photography, cookery, etc.) have a higher chance of financial success.

The Yahoo store

Like eBay, the yahoo store is a great place to find costumers for your products. The best part is the ease with which you can open a virtual store and start business right away.

Affiliate marketing and Recommendations

If you don’t have any information, product or ideas to sell, there is still a way you can earn a few extra bucks online and that is through affiliate marketing. All you have to do is recommend sites and business, and you get a commission out of it.

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