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Different Ways of making money online in Kenya

Updated on April 30, 2012

online money making opportunities in Kenya

There are various money making opportunities on the internet today and it is good to be well informed of such so that you can also enjoy what other people are enjoying. Some sites allow anyone from any location in the world to earn money online while some are confined to a small region or a specific country. In Kenya there are various sites that can benefit one if he has a reliable internet access and good writing skills as an added advantage.

Some of these sites include;


This site allows you to earn online by posting high quality resources, posting past examination papers, adding business listings, posting job vacancies and linking courses to colleges or adding new colleges to the database. The payment method is by m-pesa once the earnings have reached a minimum of 1000 shillings. Currently, earning opportunity is only available to Kenyans.


Allows you to earn money online by posting valid businesses. Once the business has been posted, one waits for it to be approved in order to earn. It requires one to have complete and accurate details of the business one wants to add. Such information such as location of the business and contact details are a must. Adding an image of the business increases your earnings as it is worth 50 shillings. When a business you are adding is existing you will be instantly informed before proceeding to the next step. Payment is by m-pesa once the earnings have reached a minimum of 1000 shillings. Earning opportunity available to residence of Kenya.


This is an international site that allows people from all over the world to earn money by participating in forums. One gets paid monthly with a minimum account balance of $10. You have an option of increasing your minimum payout limit to $25, $50 or $100. Payment method is by paypal. Currently in Kenya, one cannot link his paypal account with a local Kenyan bank and one can only withdraw money to a US based bank account only. However a site called epay seems to have the solution. Visit for more details.

  • Google adsense

This only applies to website and blog owners. One has to ensure that he meets the Google adsense requirements the most fundamental one being having sufficient and quality content.

Other ways include:

  • Affiliate marketing
  • Participating in online surveys
  • Freelancing
  • Participating in online data entry jobs


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      4 years ago from Zambia

      informative post

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      4 years ago

      want to earn online cash


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