Have you ever felt that urge to yell “MY PAYCHECK IS JUST NOT ENOUGH…WHAT SHOULD I DO TO MAKE MORE MONEY” till your lungs burst out?
I know, I can feel your pain and frustration. I went through this exact same frustration when I used to work for a corporate company.
Worked 6 days a week and the amount I got, usually didn’t even make it till the month end and then I used to borrow money from my parents to survive the remaining days.
Well, this is the story of every single person out here today, who works like a machine and get paid like a peanut.
If you are OK with it, then it’s fine, but if you want to turn the table and make some extra side cash while you still hold your full-time job, then this article is for you.
In this article, I will tell you how you can make a quick money in your spare time while still holding your job with just a little effort. Some people also made more money than what they get from their full-time job and also made this as their primary job.
All these ways which I am about to tell you are online. All you need is a laptop and an internet connection and you are good to go.
*Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means I may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something that I have recommended. While clicking these links won’t cost you any extra money, they will help me keep this site up and running.
So, Let’s get started…
1. BECOME A FREELANCE WRITER
Are you good at writing?
Then just get started and write for sites who are willing to pay you if you write for them.
Some sites will pay you per words, while some will give you a flat amount.
- Listverse pays you $100 for every accepted article.
- iWriter pays you as much as $40 for a simple 500 words article.
- You can also check Freelancer and Upwork to find writing jobs and get paid a handsome amount.
2. GIVE ONLINE SERVICE
Are you a graphics designer or a translator or maybe a social media marketing expert?
There are plenty of sites where you can register yourself and can sell your service to everyone and make a quick money out of it.
Fiverr is one of my favorite website where you can sell almost any service you are excel in.
From writing to creating videos and audios, you can sell it for price $5, plus you can add an extra package with it and price it high.
3. BUY AND SELL DOMAIN
Have you ever tried to search a domain name which you like to buy?
Gosh, it is the toughest thing you will ever encounter with.
Trust me when I tell you that for my earlier blogs, I literally spent weeks and months just to get a good and a right domain name for my blog.
If you a lucky enough to get a good and a valuable domain name, don’t waste any time and buy it right now.
ALSO CHECK: Why You Need To Have Your Own Domain Name?
It might cost you a little, but you can sell each domain name for hundred or even for thousand dollars or more.
There are plenty of places where you can search and buy a domain name like
And sites, where you can sell them are
4. SELL YOUR PHOTOGRAPH ONLINE
If you are a photographer, then start selling it online.
Nowadays you can make money even with your smartphone.
From blogs to social media, everything and everyone needs a photo to deliver their message across.
Some sites take professional photos from your DSLR and some take photos you clicked it from your smartphone on your vacation.
With some patience and dedication, you can earn a good amount from it.
So here is the list of sites who accept photos taken from a DSLR
Sites who accept photos taken from a Smartphone
5. REVIEW WEBSITES AND APPS
For these types of websites, you will need a laptop, a webcam, and a mic to get started.
There are plenty of sites who will offer you money in exchange for an honest review of a website or for an app.
Just spend some of your time, checking out the pros and cons of the provided websites or app link and tell them what you loved about it and what you hated about it.
Also what else they can do to improve the design and functionality. And make sure you give an honest review.
Sites who offer this service are
6. TEACH ONLINE
Are you an expert in your a niche? Then why not teaching it to people?
Today teaching everyone has become so easy that, you could literally educate the whole world while sitting on your couch. Plus you can also earn some serious money with it.
All you need to do is shoot a video course or write an online course and publish it online. You will earn for years for the same course you had posted once.
Because firstly, they are totally free and secondly you can reach millions and billions of people and earn money with ads and affiliates.
If you don’t want to go with Youtube or Vimeo and want to give a more professional look to your course, then you can surely check these following sites where you can charge your audience from $10 for your courses.
7. BECOME A GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Graphic Designer is something which is always been in demand.
You don’t need to invest a huge amount of money or time for building your own online store while there are plenty other e-commerce sites where you can just register yourself and upload your work and you are good to go.
Freelance graphic designers can make quick money out of it these days.
So, here are some sites where you can sell your graphic designs
8. BECOME A BLOGGER
Well, last but not the least.
I know, a lot of people out there always say
“What, Blogging…Seriously? I mean who makes money out of blogging?”
Blogging might be slow when you just get started, but after some time, it will pay you handsomely.
Blogging is something where you can earn a passive income. Meaning you can just write an article today and expect an earning out of it even after 10 years if you still have the domain with you.
Ways like ads, affiliate marketing, sponsor post, selling a product or service will turn your blog into a money-making machine.
The best of this is you only need to concentrate on your content and building your audience while monetizing part is completely automated where ad service provider handles everything.
Platforms, where you could start your blog are
- WordPress.com (FREE)
- WordPress.org (RECOMMENDED)
Earning a side income is not that difficult, you just need some skills and passion to do it.
It will also give you a feeling of becoming your own boss.
So, go ahead and try these sites and let me know how it worked for you in the comment section.