If you are looking for extra income outside the daily 9-5 grind, you have come to the right place.
Who doesn’t need some extra cash especially with the holiday season upon us?
We have compiled the list of websites to help you earn money in your spare time using your experience, interests and basic computer skills.
Sell your skills
Fiverr – Sell any service for $5 or more.
PeoplePerHour – Set your hourlie rate for any job you want to advertise.
Freelancer – Sign up and become a freelancer. Bid on projects and earn money.
Sell arts & crafts online
Etsy – Sell your handmade or vintage items at a fair price.With over 50 categories, from gifts to clothes to edibles, Etsy is one of the fastest growing sites that gives artists a platform to sell their crafts.
Sell your photos
If you are a good photographer, then why not sell your images? You can set up your own website and showcase your portfolio, however in order to make sales you will have to generate ‘traffic’ to your site.
Alternatively, you can sign up to one of these websites and earn commission every time one of your images is downloaded.
Make money from blogging
What can be more appealing than making money from the comforts of your home, focusing on a topic of interest and sharing your experience and talents with the whole world?
HubPages – Create “hubs” and monetize them with advertisements.
YouTube – Monetize your videos.
Bloggers Required – get blogging assignments and earn money from brands and businesses.
For more information on how to set up and run a blog, check these links below:
Shop Smart – Get a cash back
Instead of going directly to shop’s website, access the retailers site through the link on cashback website. From financial products to high end clothing brands, if you use the cashback sites correctly you can save hundreds of pounds a year.
Quidco – With over 5m members it’s one of the biggest cashback companies in the UK. It’s absolutely free to join.
Topcashback – With thousands of merchants online and in-store, you can benefit from heaps of free cash back, coupon codes and online shopping deals.
Sign up, browse, shop, get paid. Simple!
Get paid to fill in survey
You’d be surprised how much you can earn just by answering a few questions.
MySurvey – Rewards you with points for doing surveys, which can be then exchanged for vouchers or donations to charities.
Swagbucks – Rewards you for surveys as well as simply surfing the web, watching videos and playing games.
Crowdology – You can earn anything from 40p to £10 per survey.
Write an eBook and sell that online
Just like blogging, Both eBooks and traditionally published books can bring in a long-term income for you. There are lots of platforms to sell your eBook. Most popular ones are:
Kindle – Independently publish your eBook in less than 5 minutes and earn up to 70% royalty on sales.
Kobo – Join for free and get paid once you’ve earned more than $50