The internet is such a wide space with limitless opportunities. You can benefit from this wide range of opportunities if you know just the right place to look.
Making money online is not new any longer, but the truth remains that a few are still unaware of the various ways you can make money online.
Online businesses you can venture into is vast, and I’ve broken them down in this post.
Here are my best and latest online money-making opportunities in Nigeria.
- Start a Youtube Channel. It could be any niche ranging from vlogs, comedy, tutorials, tech videos, etc.
- Start a blog
Being a blogger is one of the easiest ways to make money from home. Unlike many other jobs that require a lot of time, blogging is quite different because you don’t need to work from an office space, you can blog right from your comfort zone at home.
Fortunately, blogging comes with multiple revenue streams such as:
- Selling e-books on your blog
- Selling online courses
- Offer paid freelance services
- Make money from affiliate marketing
- Display Google ads on your blog (Advertise products and brands)
- Start an e-commerce store (sell products on your blog)
- You can also create a paid private forum and sell premium content like tutorials and products
Blogging allows you to work at any time you like and doesn’t take the whole day. It’s flexible also.
- Start Affiliate Marketing
This one is a type of performance-based marketing in which businesses reward a certain percentage of commission for each product bought by the customers who were referred by the affiliate marketing effort.
I’ve written a lot about affiliate marketing on this blog, in fact, if you are subscribed to my newsletters, you would by now notice how effective affiliate marketing is.
There are quite a few paying affiliate programs in Nigeria to help you get started with affiliate marketing and earn money in Naira.
- Sell A Video Course on Udemy
What Is Udemy?
Udemy is an online platform that brings a teacher and a student together. It is one of the best online platforms for this purpose as it provides an ample amount of support and free tools to instructors to build a course and monetize it.
It also offers the teacher tips to improve his skills, teaching style and the course itself.
I’m sure you’re wondering how you intend to sell your videos when you don’t even own a website.
The good news is that Udemy is an online learning place. It has a huge collection of courses in everything from web design to programming to photography, etc.
Anyone can create a course on Udemy on any subject in which they are knowledgeable, and can offer it to millions of students.
Currently, Udemy has around 6 million students across 190 countries and offers courses in 100 languages including English. Udemy’s top 10 instructors have earned more than $17 million to date. Yes, they’ve made that much and you to can.
Making money from Udemy is really simple. All you need to do is the plan, prepare, polish and publish your course content and Udemy pays you for contributing your knowledge on their platform.
There is no fee involved for creating a course in Udemy.
For selling, Udemy offers different revenue models based on whether the lead is through Udemy’s organic traffic (search in their platform), advertising campaign, affiliate marketing or entirely through the instructor.
- Become an Amazon Associate
Amazon Associate is a special kind of affiliate program. It allows website owners and bloggers to monetize their website via affiliate links and earn referral commissions when any website visitor clicks on the link and buys a certain product.
This also boils down to the affiliate marketing opportunity explained above.
- Teach your Native Language
Most of the people in today’s globalization world are trying to learn new languages, and there are many new reasons for doing so.
Some people want to improve their employability, some want to study or live overseas, some want to grow their business or just want to improve their travel experience.
The point is, there is a knowledge market for online language learners who are willing to pay for language coaching. You should leverage this opportunity, teach the language you know to others online and earn some handsome money.
To get started, you can check out iTalki.com – It’s an online platform that connects people willing to learn languages with others who can teach them.