Want to make money from the internet? But, don’t know how? Or still a beginner? Calm down guys, Voice of Nigeria will share tips that you can try directly.
However, this time it is not only limited to the use of mainstream media such as Youtube and social media. Because this article is more about how to make money with the skills you have.
Without further ado, let’s take a look at the following tips and ways to earn money from the internet. Check it out .
1. Selling photos and video footage
For those who like photography and create video content, it turns out that you can also sell them on the internet, you know. For example, you can certainly easily find websites that provide a variety of photos and video footage from paid to free.
On this website , you can also become a photo or video seller. The concept is more of a contributor, where you will get paid for every person/ subscriber who downloads your photos or videos. For those of you who might just want to try this method, you can first register on several special websites such as,
- Adobe Stock
- Getty Images
After that, you are required to go through several stages such as completing the requirements for personal data, test work samples, and others. Then, you can only enter your photos or video footage into the website .
2. Selling beats and music samples
As is known, lately the music industry, especially electronics, is growing rapidly. If you like making music, you can not only promote it, but also sell it on the internet. You can sell it in the form of full music, part sequences , or instrument sound packages ( samples ).
The form of music that is sold is also known as beat . At this time now you can sell it freely on the internet. There are several ways to sell that you can try, such as through social media, personal websites , and digital platforms .
If you want to try selling with a wider market, you can join a specialized marketplace like,
If this one might be very suitable for those of you who are good at “games”. You may have often seen how streamers who have game content can earn a lot of money.
If you are interested, you can become a game streamer to earn money. Judging by the current conditions, there are already many platforms that you can use for live streaming such as YouTube, Twitch, Streamlabs, and many more.
To get money, you can make it from subscribers and also donations during live streaming . However, to be able to reach this stage, you must have the following to become a professional game streamer ,
- Good playing ability
- Communication skills in hosting your own show
- Recording equipment (camera and microphone )
- Qualified gaming equipment such as a PC/HP with good specifications
- Smooth internet
4. Website and app reviewer
Do you know? Now you can earn money by simply reviewing and testing websites and apps. However, this activity is not just trying to use the application. Of course, you have to understand how the website and app you want to review works. So it can’t be arbitrary at the time of testing .
Usually, the payment you will receive depends on the needs and policies of the company. For example on UserTesting, you can get paid anywhere from $4 to $120 USD per test, depending on the type of test. A short test that usually takes 5 minutes will cost you $4. Whereas a 20-minute test involving screen recording, audio, and up to advanced written questions can earn you $10 USD.
In addition, you can also try it by joining several tester websites such as,
5. Freelance Web Developer
Still related to websites, a job that you can try to earn money from the internet is as a website creation service provider. Simply you help your clients to create and develop websites for their various needs.
6. Freelance writer
Do you like writing and have good skills ? If so, then you can use being a freelance writer on the internet to earn money. At the present time, this writing ability can be used for various purposes. You can be a contributor in the media, a content writer on a website , to a script writer .
Not much different from freelance , you certainly need to have a portfolio that shows the results of the work that has been done. The portfolio can usually be in the form of blogs , writings in the media, to books / novels.
However, before you decide to become a freelance writer or freelance writer, you must know your type of writing skill and its niche/category. Quoted from Gathering Dreams there are several types of writing such as,
- Article/ feature writing: writing light topics for the sake of content in the media
- Blogging : You can make money by having your own blog or writing blog posts for other bloggers.
- Copywriting :creative writing to help businesses build and promote brands.
- Technical writing : Writing on technical topics such as health, technology, and others. You are tasked with writing complex technical writings and presenting them in a written form that is easily understood by the general public.
7. Online tutoring
Having a concept that is almost the same as a content creator , becoming an online tutor can be the best choice for those of you who have more abilities in certain fields. In addition to teaching school subject matter, you can also share content related to the world of work. With the skills and experience you have, you can create video content by teaching various topics such as marketing, IT, business, to health such as fitness .
By utilizing media such as YouTube, you can earn money from subscribers . In addition, you can also use your personal website to create exclusive content in the form of access to teaching materials (pdf/ppt) which of course you can charge.
How are you guys? Surely there must be something that interests you, right? Well that’s how to get money from the internet.