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How to Choose The Right Data Entry Package For You and Your Family

Updated on September 13, 2014

Work From Home Data Entry

Working as a data entry operator can be a rewarding way to earn money from home. There are many programs available and there is no end to the companies that will pay you to work from home for providing data entry services. Data entry work is very simple to do and it can earn you a generous income.

There are many other benefits to working data entry as well. You will not have a large investment to get started. No website is required. You won't have a lot of business expenses. You can work the hours that you want and still have time to spend with your family. And the income potential is unlimited. Data Entry is great for anyone wanting to stay home with their children and still be able to contribute to their family's income.

"Which Package Is Right For Me?"

Finding the right package for you really depends on what type of data entry work you are interested in doing. The most popular data entry programs are:

* Worldwide data entry

* Article Typing

* Traditional data entry

Each data entry package offers many similar programs, but each ones focus is a little different. One package might focus primarily on World Wide data entry, but offer traditional data entry programs as well. Another might focus on Article typing and not offer World Wide data entry at all. Like I said, it depends on what kind of work you want to do from home.

World Wide Data Entry

World Wide data entry involves typing ads for companies and you earn a commission when someone purchases a product through your ad. This has become a very popular way to make money from home because this program does not require any experience and you can work at your own pace.

Article Typing

Article Typing has also become a very popular data entry program. Many websites are in need of fresh content and they are willing to pay you to provide it.

Traditional Data Entry

There are packages that offer many traditional data entry programs that you can use to earn an income from home, including word processing and transcription, with complete tutorials to get you started.

Getting Started in Data Entry From Home

The best way to get started in work from home data entry is to find a legitimate data entry package that contains everything you need to become a successful data entry operator. There are hundreds of packages available online, but you will want to find one that is legitimate and offers complete training in the data entry programs offered.

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    • Rock Artist profile image

      Rock Artist 

      5 years ago

      Hi Crystal, thanks for a very detailed compilation of lenses on the subject of making money doing data entry from home. I really do want to give one of these suggestions a try but I am still hesitant about being scammed out of my money up front. I understand they need to pay administrative fees to run their programs but like so many of us out there who would like to believe it's possible to make over a thousand dollars a month by typing a few lines of text, we have also been conditioned to beware of sites that want us to pay to work for them. THAT's what's stopping me although I really want to try something here and probably will. I really appreciate all your hard work on these lenses, you have done a completely thorough and amazing job!

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      5 years ago

      I have read your lens completely it is more informative and helpful for those who planned to do data entry services.

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      8 years ago

      There are many people who desire to participate in online surveys. But many lose interest early in their progression.

      The key to making a lucrative income is to persevere through the first 3-6 months of completing any survey that one would qualify forâ¦regardless of it payout even if it is just a small payout like .25 cents. This will only be in the beginning.

      As time goes by many of the survey companies will see the interest in a long term commitment and start to send very high paying surveys ..sometimes up to $50/survey.

      This also will increase in frequency as continued involvement progresses.An excellent Survey Data Program to review is

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      8 years ago

      Thank you for the details of these sites. I was researching My Data Team for legitimacy and was glad to discover other options.

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      Edit Photos 

      9 years ago from Earth

      Very informative lens. Many lenses and articles on this subject are a little "shady" shall we say - but this was clear and content-rich! 5***** Blessing

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      9 years ago

      Another genuinely helpful lens, with a good layout. Blessings.

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      9 years ago

      [in reply to Lori] I have just come on the site and read all the reviews. I would love nothing more than to be reassured that these are real. I am getting down to the wire now for finding a job.

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      9 years ago

      Your comments are very helpful. I am one of the skeptics out there and have been ripped off by many scams. I am seriously looking for some residual income and am going to check out Online Data Entry as I am pretty green to this. Thanks for your help

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      Heather Burns 

      9 years ago from Wexford, Ireland

      very well done landing page...program sounds awesome too. Very intriguing. 5*

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      9 years ago

      Thanks Crystal,

      As a newbie, I will go with Online Data Entry. Your lens has answered all my questions completly. Frankly, all my skeptisim melted away.

      I wil let you know of my prosperity, hopefully very soon

      I remain sincere,

      robert cagle

      san antonio

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      Ruth Coffee 

      10 years ago from Zionsville, Indiana

      Wonderful lens, informative and looks nice too!

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      MarcNorris LM 

      10 years ago

      I have always wondered how data entry jobs at home worked and if they were legit - your lens has answered all my questions - thanks!

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      Cheryl Kohan 

      10 years ago from Arizona

      I am forwarding this wonderful information to someone I know who needs to do this type of work. Thank you for sharing your experiences.

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      10 years ago

      Fantastic lens to learn and earn..

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      10 years ago

      Thanks for joining G Rated Lense Factory!


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