Broke as a joke. Many people feel like this is their situation. It’s a struggle to earn money. It’s an unknown. If you want to save money and earn money you need to learn how to be comfortable with money. So, let’s get started…
1. Teaching and Training
We all have something that we are good at. There are many people online that are sharing “how to” videos online. Once you teach something to people, serve an audience by teaching them something that they need you can build an audience – that’s when you can sell products around your “how to”.
2. Offer a Service
There are so many different services that you can offer to attract more customers online. Video, SEO, copy writing, design, are just a few. There are so many services that you can offer online and grow an audience. All you need to do is put it out there online.
3. Creating and Selling Products
There are so many people making money on Amazon. People are creating SAAS (software as a service), e-books, creating informational products, and uploading them to Amazon to make money.
4. Digital Courses and Membership Sites
Build a big online business around something that you love. There are a lot of fitness communities that offer a membership for nutrition plans, meal plans and exercise plans. This is a big industry that is growing by offering training online.
5. Affiliate Marketing
If you can attract an audience to your website, you can make money by selling other peoples’ money. You can generate sales and commissions online. Affiliate marketing is a great way to make money online if you have a big audience.
6. Build a Site and Sell Ads
This item is a long-term strategy. Build a publishing company with consistent, quality content and then use your traffic to attract publishers that wish to advertise on your website. The eye-balls that come to your website are worth money to advertisers. It can take time, but it can also be a big pay off.
7. Sell Sponsorship to Branded Content
Find a couple of premium sponsors that align to the vision of what you are doing and sell them on your podcasts. It makes sense to your audience if you carefully choose sponsorships. Selling sponsored, branded content online is a great way to generate a lot in sales based on the traffic you are building. Whether you have a YouTube channel, a podcast, or a video show, you can sell sponsored, branded content around your content.
8. Selling Events
Launch events in real-life and sell them online with social media channels, e-mail lists, other peoples’ audiences to promote your events and sell them online.
9. Masterminds and Coaching
One-on-one coaching, for example, about LinkedIn or general online marketing or business coaching are great opportunities to make money online. Coaching is a massive industry. Any type of need that someone has is a great way to make money online. It’s a powerful way to make more money. It’s a fun way to not only help people, but also make money online. Take a look at all the opportunities to sell coaching services online and choose one that interests you.
10. Open Your Mind & Get Creative
Leverage your Instagram accounts. Selling sponsored posts or partner with other brands. This one does not need to be a set way to sell online, but get creative. Work outside of the box. If you have an idea and an audience, you are that much closer to making money online.
If your struggling to figure out how to pay next month’s rent, have a conversation about money. Be open to talking about it. Add a value to others and in all of these 10 ways, there are opportunities. Think about how you can best serve people. How can you give people some type of unique skill, talent, or service that will optimize other peoples’ lives? When you can do that, you are setting your self up to win.