Do you really want know how to make money online for free? How to make money on the internet even without any investment? Yes its possible to make a lot of money online.
I have here 10 genuine online business you can start and make money, tested and trusted.
How To Make Money Online For Free In Nigeria
Freelancing business is one of the genuine business online. This business is for peoples that have passion for writing, graphics design, web design, contents writing and any other skills. You can sale your skill there and make money into your account. All you have to do is to visit www.freelancer.com and register for an account, then choose the categories of your interest. Then bid for any jobs you can do, but beware of scammers, because scammers are taking advantage of some peoples there. Don’t pay anybody money. there are the one that suppose to pay you.
2. Affiliate Marketing
This is also one of the best online business you can start. It is free. There are many affiliate marketing websites on the internet but the genuine one I know are: www.amazon.com www.Jumia.com www.konga.com www.eBay.com etc. You can also check how to create a clickbank affiliate account.
To make money on this platform sign up for any of these companies, choose some of their products you can promote. Then, anytime someone buy the product through the link, you get a commission from the money. Anytime you sale any of their products they pay you.
3. Publish Your Book Online or Selling of Ebooks
I have made a lot of money from the books I published free of charge on the internet. If you have written any book you can publish it for free on www.lulu.com this is the place I published all my books free of charge. Lulu will give you free ISBN, they will distribute your books to all their retail channels like amazon, iTunes, kobo, noble store etc. But those retail channels will have a share from any of your books sold and you will also pay USA tax because of the free ISBN.
You get paid by cheque or via PayPal. If you don’t have a PayPal account you can read our article on how to create a Paypal account that can send and receive money in Nigeria
A website or blog is an online presence, page or platform where an individual, group of people or even an organization can use to entertain, educate, and inform a targeted audience on some particular subject matter such as politics, jokes, entertainment, sports, etc. you can start with one or more niches, with time, grow your audience, apply for advert publishing companies to push their adverts on your website or blog which you can make money from. But it does not end here, you can equally become an affiliate marketer and advertiser.
Another way to make money from blogging is to learn the skill of designing websites and blogs for people or organizations and get paid in return. This is a very cool way of making money, and the best part, its not so time demanding!
Affiliate marketing, direct adverts and Google AdSense are the most common ways people make online through blogging.
5. Online Video (V-logging)
A video blog or video log, sometimes shortened to vlog, is a form of blog for which the medium is video, and is a form of web television.
I bet you have watched a YouTube video lately? Of course, you have! This is one of the world’s most popular websites, with more than 2 billion users watching hundreds of millions of hours of video each day. And it’s not all cats doing funny things, by any means.
You can leverage YouTube’s reach to make money online. No, you’re not trying to create a viral video, so to speak, although if it does go worldwide and is seen by millions, that’s a good thing.
Instead, you’ll be following a proven strategy for maximizing views of multiple videos on a regular basis. You’ll be creating useful content – something engaging that people want to watch. And it works in many, many different niches. It could be a how-to video or a talking-head video on a topic of interest for people in your niche – the sky is the limit.
And the best part, you can insert adverts in those videos. The more people watch your content, the more money you make. Cool right?
6. Mobile App Development:
Mobile app development is the act or process by which a mobile app is developed for mobile devices, such as personal digital assistants, enterprise digital assistants, or mobile phones. You’ll notice that almost all websites now do have a mobile app, this is because they are data-friendly and most times are very fast because they are light and they do load quickly when compared to the web version.
Learning how to develop an app is a skill that’ll fetch you a lot of money.
7. Digital Marketing:
Digital marketing is the component of marketing that utilizes the internet and online-based digital technologies such as desktop computers, mobile phones and other digital media and platforms to promote products and services.
Why be an affiliate marketer that sells for people to get smaller commissions when you can sell your own product and get a 100% profit? Well in this sense, digital marketing is more appealing. But to be a digital marketer you’ll need to be a problem solver, firstly, you have to find that particular goods or services people need in a certain locality but is scarce. You have to find a way to get that particular goods or services very affordable for members of that locality, have good packaging, and above all make sure it’s worth it. And of course, you must find a digital means to get your product or services to your audience.
8. Social Media Marketing:
Social media marketing is the use of social media platforms and websites to promote a product or service. Although the terms e-marketing and digital marketing are still dominant in academia, social media marketing is becoming more popular for both practitioners and researchers.
Most social media platforms have built-in data analytics tools, enabling companies to track the progress, success, and engagement of ad campaigns.
You can use your social media page to sell your products or services you render to your audience and make cool cash from it.
This would be very easy to start as a student, as I believe 99% of students out there have one or two social media profile(s).
If you have a very good number of audience on your blog, website, social medial profiles you can make money from it as an advertiser. There are a lot of companies out there that are looking for platforms to showcase their products to increase patronage. Your blog, website, or even your social media page might just come in handy, i.e. if you have a very good number of audience to showcase their product or services. You can also read our article on how to grow a marketable instagram followers as quick as possible.
10. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Services
With the ever-increasing number of people going into business every day, the need for advertisement can not be overemphasized, as a lot of these businessmen and women are looking for means to make more profit. Online advertisement has been very helpful over the years, also building a new room for Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
SEO is the process of growing the quality and quantity of website traffic by increasing the visibility of a website or a web page to users of a web search engine. SEO refers to the improvement of unpaid results (known as “natural” or “organic” results) and excludes direct traffic and the purchase of paid placement. Additionally, it may target different kinds of searches, including image search, video search, academic search, news search, and industry-specific vertical search engines.
Learning this skill will fetch you a lot of money as a student and would not really require your physical presence every time, also giving you more time to face your studies.
11. Forex and Cryptocurrency Trading
When mentioning ways to make money online, it is no doubt that forex trading and cryptocurrency trading is also a means to generate revenue online if you know what you are doing.
Forex, also known as foreign exchange or FX trading, is the conversion of one currency into another.
Forex, or foreign exchange, can be explained as a network of buyers and sellers, who transfer currency between each other at an agreed price. It is the means by which individuals, companies and central banks convert one currency into another.
It is one of the most actively traded markets in the world, with an average daily trading volume of $5 trillion. And a lot of people including celebrities are into forex and they are making a lot of money from it.
Cryptocurrencies or Cryptos or digital currencies include; Bitcoin, Etherium, Litecion, Tron, Dogecoin, etc. All Cryptos operate on a blockchain technology, making them decentralized.
cryptocurrency exchange, or a digital currency exchange (DCE) or cryptocurrency trading, is a business that allows customers to trade cryptocurrencies or digital currencies for other assets, such as conventional fiat money or other digital currencies. Exchanges may accept credit card payments, wire transfers or other forms of payment in exchange for digital currencies or cryptocurrencies. If you are in Nigeria or planning to trade your cyrptos safely, feel free to read our article on how to buy and sell cryptos safely in Nigeria
And the list goes on and on, if as a student you have discovered any other online business or businesses that would be beneficial to other students just like you, kindly share the business in the comment box, we’ll check it out and update this article as soon as possible. Thank you.