ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The Best Way for a Writer to Make Money Online Is to Help Others Make Money Online!

Updated on April 14, 2022

The best way to make money online is to help other people make money online! And the best way a writer can make money online is to write about ways for other people to make money online and in the real world. It's a method that works and will continue to work long after you and I are dead and buried.

We are living in difficult times. The unemployment rate is higher than we are being told and people are desperate to earn a little cash here and there by almost any means necessary. Therefore, if you can help those people earn some extra cash you will, in turn, benefit yourself financially as well as have the satisfaction of helping others.

I have one article that does just that and it accounts for more than 40% of my total views each day. That article is “Fast Cash: 29 Ways to Get Cash in One Day or Less”. I wrote this article quickly one day without even thinking about it. I wrote it because I was trying to think of ways to add to my bottom line quickly myself. Now, it is the first entry on google and I'm doing quite well from it.

What this little article has taught me is this:

  1. People are Desperate to earn/make money.
  2. If you can help them, you will make money.
  3. If you have a skill that you can teach others that will help them do that, you will benefit.

Many of us bemoan the fact that we might not be earning as much as we would like from online writing websites like Hubpages or whathaveyou. But I think if you can tap into a skill or an angle that will help others to earn even a little extra money every month that you will also benefit financially from doing so. In fact, I am convinced of it.

Now this particular article was not successful right off the bat, but what happened is as the economy has worsened more and more people are searching for ways to make a buck and that is why I think it has grown exponentially in the past year or two. The lesson learned is that you never know what will take off. Everyone has skills and your skills are unique so why not share those skills to help others. It's a very satisfying way to live and you will benefit as well.

What is crucial, however, is showing how your niche can actually benefit someone financially. Instead of just writing a "How To" article, why not incorporate how to financially benefit from the niche? Include in this article tips for marketing your product as well as how to make the product.

People are googling “How to make money from XXX”, not necessarily “How to Knit a Sweater” or “How to Fix a Car” or “How to Skin a Rabbit”. I mean I'm sure they are googling those things too but you aren't going to make as much money from those searches. You will benefit more from a search that might read “How to Make Money from Knitting Part-time” or “How to earn Cash by Raising Rabbits”. You get the gist? You have to tie in the skill with making money because that is what people need, they don't necessarily need another hobby. I am not saying that those other articles aren't fine and dandy I just think if you want to earn more from your articles you might want to help others earn money as well as learn a new skill.

I hope this little article helps you help other make some hard earned cash. It's a win, win, scenario and aren't those the best!


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)