Making Money Online on these Websites
Making Money Online
No matter how much is written about working online from home, it continues to be a hot topic. I just checked with the google adwords tool for the phrase "work from home" and saw that 2,240,000 more people had asked the same question globally this month. I guess making money is always a draw for most people. None of us are millionaires and yes that little extra cash does come in handy.
The work from home opportunities have increased dramatically since the time the internet took root. Today working from home has become an accepted social career. Finding legitimate work from home is no longer a problem. Sure there are some scams that take in the newcomer looking for work at home jobs, but it is possible to weed these out and concentrate on stuff that really allows you to make an income online.
Initially to earn extra cash people would take on data entry jobs from home. It is quite a regular feature even today, but its drone work. It is totally repetitive and there is no creative satisfaction. Which if you consider yourself a writer can be an absolutely frightening experience. I tried it and lasted for exactly one month. Hated every day of it.
Then come the work from home freelance sites. These allow you to bid on jobs and if the employer likes what he sees, you have a project to work on. The rates are all rather flexible. The same 500 word article can fetch you anything from $1 to $10 depending on who you are selling it to. If you can to KWP or Keyword Phrases well to figure in search engine result pages, you can ask for more money per article.
And then there are the membership sites. These allow you to make money online by chatting, gaming, or viewing ads. All of which take a very minimal level of intelligence. They also have online surveys that you get paid for. Unfortunately most of these sites are US centric and do not offer global work at home opportunities.
- Rent A Coder: How Software Gets Done -- Home of the worlds\' largest number of completed software pr
Rent a coder is an international marketplace where people who need custom software developed can find coders in a safe and business-friendly environment.
- Freelance Jobs & Freelancers - iFreelance.com
The most effective and affordable way for talented freelance professionals and businesses to connect. From artists and graphic designers to programmers and writers, 1000's of freelancers use iFreelance.com daily to find freelance jobs.
- GetACoder - Quick & Easy Project Outsourcing. Outsource Your Project Today.
Custom Programming and Web Design. Freelance programmers and web designers. Outsource your next IT Project today. Let web developers bid on it.
- Custom Web Design and Programming. Freelance Programmers. Outsource Web Development Outsourcing
Freelance programmers and web designers. Get custom web design. Freelancers bid on outsourced projects. Outsourcing to India, Romania, Ukraine and many other countries. Outsource your project and let web developers bid on it.
- Elance | Hire experts to do your work: outsource to companies, consultants and freelance professiona
Outsource to expert programmers, designers, coders, writers, developers, translators, marketers, researchers and admin contractors with tested skills.
- Outsource to Freelancers, IT Companies, Programmers, Web Designers from India, Russia, USA, and more
oDesk is a global service marketplace for small and medium sized business to hire, manage, and pay remote freelancers or teams. Submit a free job posting and hire from over 25,000 top professionals.
As a word of caution let me say that none of the links above or below have any of my affiliate or associate data on them. They are merely links to the sites. If you want to join in on my network, mail me and I'll send you the link with my information on it.
Revenue Sharing Sites for Non US Citizens
Where Bloggers Make Money and Promote Their Blogs with Adsense Revenue Sharing
How To Guides, DIY Articles & Barrels of Other Information
RedGage is a website that pays you for your content and monetizes your social activity.
Allows you to publish content which you may already have on your blog. Plus shares ad revenue.
- Welcome to About.com
About.com: expert guidance from real people searching the Internet for the information, goods, and services that you need to know related to your passion.
- Triond - Publish Writing, Poetry, Music, Video & Content Online
Triond publishes user generated content on a network of websites, enabling users to reach a wider audience, gain more recognition and earn more revenue.
- Associated Content - associatedcontent.com
Associated Content has information on every topic. Submit your content and get paid.
Revenue Sharing Sites for US Citizens
- eHow | How To Do Just About Everything!
Supposed to be good after you have a bulk number of articles online with them.
- Freelance Jobs | Demand Studios
Demand Studios is hiring. We have freelance jobs for writers, copyeditors and filmmakers, plus many other online jobs and work from home tasks. Apply today and start making money online!
- Text Broker
Said to have a good reputation. Many people on hubpages are using it.
- Helium - Where Knowledge Rules
A directory of real world knowledge.
- Suite101.com: Online Magazine and Writers\' Network | Suite101.com
An interactive online magazine home to expert and reader commentary on 400 subjects for over 10 years.
Where you will find me
Now as I mainly earn money through freelancing I am to be found on Odesk, Elance, Guru, Rent a Coder, Get a coder and Get a Freelancer. I initially signed up for all the sites I could lay my hands on. Now I realize that it was not the great idea it seemed at the time. I have multiple mails coming in from all the sites and I am flooded with mails I take ages to sort out.
So despite having discovered new sites where I can find work such as problogger, wahms, and online writing jobs, besides i freelance, I have decided to stick with the few sites I am comfortable with. So as of now I have projects on in Guru, Elance, and Odesk. I also take up smaller projects on Rent a Coder as and when time permits.
Writing what others want you to write can be economically beneficial but is creatively frustrating. For creative freedom and poetry there is no place like Triond. I am very much present there, joined up in May first week. Have recently been paid for the month of May so, I know they are very prompt with the pay.
I am also to be found on Associated Content with just 4-5 articles. I did join them some time back, but found hubpages to be far more addictive. So I have more hubs here than I have content on Associated Content. On Bukisa with about 35 articles and almost a month, I am no where near their payment threshold of $10. So can't say if they pay or don't. Guess I'll write in an update when these two sites deliver.
Jan 2010 - Bukisa just paid up my first ten dollars. AC is still to get there.
Feb 2010 - AC just paid my dollar and half via paypal in six installments of cents as per each month's performance payouts.
Alright people since you asked, here are my links
- Red Gage
A lot of the guys at Triond use Redgage to get back links. However like You Say Too you can import links to content from all over the net here.
- You Say Too
A fellow Hubber, Pearl Diver introduced me to this site. You can even import entries from your blogs onto this one.
- Info Barrel
They are quite thorough with content moderation for ten articles then you are pre approved.
- Write at Triond
It has many websites on which the content gets published.
- Join me at Boddunan
This one is only for Indians who live in India. Sorry you other guys!
- Join my Bukisa network
Bukisa - Share your Knowledge, Earn Money
- Write for Constant Content
Here is a great site for work waiting to be written. All you got to do is write articles.
More by this Author
Freelancing online to make money can take place in four different forms. These are outsourcing, micro tasking, cloud sourcing and revenue sharing. Here I give details of each type of work and sites on which to find open...
Can a 34 year old doctor and a 16 year old patient have a future together? A short story of love, loss and rebirth.
These 5 homemade weightloss drinks are easy to make and nutritious to boot. You don't have to empty your wallet for weight loss drinks anymore! Just follow these free recipes and sip away!