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A few years back, it was easier than ever for teenagers to make money online.

However, the emerging realm of internet commerce gets more and more well developed by the year, and all of the fledgling opportunities that used to exist forkids to earn moneyhave been replaced, somewhat.

In reality, the opportunities have just shifted a little. Any teenager with an open eye can find plenty of places tomake money onlinethese days.

In fact, there may be more places for that today than there has even been.

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The real difficulty now is weeding out the scammers and tricksters from the legitimate opportunities.

Decades ago, any teenager who wanted to make some money could walk down to their corner store and find a job pretty easily.

But our evolving economy is going through growing pains that make it quite difficult for teenagers to find work in the way that they used to.

For some teens, whos parents have been hit hard by the slumping economy, the strain might really be a lot to bear. Of course, the result is that most of the positions that traditionally were filled by teens are now being populated by adults.

Once, it was adults working the full time jobs and students working part time, but now the whole job market is turned on its head. As full-time jobs got crunched, adults took the students work. But now, what dostudentsdo for work?

Competition entering the work force has become more intense for all involved, and the least prepared of all, teenagers, also have the most difficult uphill struggle.

There is one shining light, though, and its something that most teenagers know quite well: the internet.

And thats where they can shine. Thats where they can make money much easier than most adults ever could.

With that said, here are some of the best and easiest work at home opportunities that are specially great for teens:

I decided to put this one first for a couple reasons.

The first and most obvious reason is that, plenty of teenagers actually are making a living doing this!

The second reasons is that teenagers are well aware of the situation with partners and content creators on YouTube, so theyre probably the best candidates for succeeding here.

If youve got the will, you should try to really pump your creative juices into a project that you can host on YouTube.

It might be a song, a prank video, a how to apply make up video

Regardless of what it is, its worth uploading it to YouTube.

YouTube is kind of like a fame and money jackpot, after all, many try, few succeed, but when you succeed, its significant.

For example, the most famous YouTuber,PewDiePie, was once just a Swedish man who uploaded footage of himself playing video games.

Now he is an internationally famous millionaire, parodied on South Park, whose opinions are sought after by an entire market of video game developers.

How is THAT for just a little bit of effort?

Now obviously not every YouTuber can be a superstar and live off the ad revenue alone.

Luckily, there are other ways to monetize your YouTube channel.

Recently, more and more YouTube channels are making money with more traditional promotions to their channel that is to say, being advertised to endorse a product as part of their videos.

This can make your YouTube channel successful with a lower subscriber count, if your goal is monetization.

YouTubers who are creatively-focused, like musicians, might have a harder time with this option.

With all this in mind, however, YouTube is an ideal place for a young person to begin making money.

In fact, you dont even have to be a teenager; even a computer-savvy9 year oldcould monetize their videos.

Its best to manage this on the side in the beginning. It could take a while before your YouTube channel becomes really profitable.

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While were at it, lets address another thing that many teenagers are familiar with: video games.

And especially online games at that.

Though it sounds like a fantasy, there are actually ways to make money by playing online games.

The first, and easiest way, to do get paid playing games is to go through survey and game sites.

Sites likeSwagbuckswill allow you to earn their currency points for playing games on the site.

Not only that, but some sites will pay you to play test games as well. If youd like to learn more about this way of making money, Ive recently written anarticle about it here.

You want to make a living playing games?

Well, surprisingly, that is possible.

One of the methods of doing this ties into the YouTube idea.

One of the most popular (in fact, the most popular, by average) forms of video on the internet right now are Lets Plays, videos of people playing video games with commentary.

Well, not only are many of YouTubes most popular channels Lets Plays the game streaming siteTwitchwas purchased by Amazon for $970 million dollars.

If that doesnt indicate the seriousness of this new entertainment, nothing does.

If you cant build a YouTube channel with your Lets Plays, you may still be able to make small amounts of money by attracting people to your Twitch stream and receiving donations. There is a built-in tip system for this very purpose.

Another way to make money playing video games is byplaying very popular MMORPG games(World of Warcraft, Diablo 3, Runescape) and power-leveling characters.

This means no socializing, no fun quests you stick straight to the math for getting characters to max level.

Once you get the character finished, there are places online where you can sell the characters for large sums of cash thousands of dollars, in some cases.

You can look up guides for doing this, but youll have to be quite good to bring in the big sums.

Some gamers are able to earn money by winning money at video game tournaments. There are a number of people who do this, and a variety of game types; fighting games and Real Time Strategy games are popular candidates.

The final way to make money playing online is by being a legitimate professional gamer.

This is no joke. In fact, there are multiple professional teams for the popular online game League of Legends, and theyre legitimate athletes by many standards.

Serious company endorsements, 10-hour practice days, and commentated broadcasts watched by millions.

Your chances of turning a profit like this are about as good as becoming a physical athlete, but that doesnt mean you cant try.

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Since I mentioned Swagbucks up above, this is a good time to talk about GPT sites.

While its true that you can do surveys on these sites, its not quite the same as the type of survey well be talking about below.

There are many things that you can do on a GPT site, whether it is playing the games or doing the surveys we mentioned, it might watching videos or clicking on ads. There is plenty that someone can do on a GPT site, and you dont have to put anything into it but a mild effort, so its an attractive option to many.

Teenagers are perhaps the ones who would most benefit from this, since the earning amount is usually pretty small and requires so little.

Generally, earnings are given in the form of gift cards, which can be useful for teens to save additional money on the side. The larger sites, likeSwagbucks, will allow payout to PayPal, which teens can transfer into their bank account (if they have one.)

As computers rise in eminence in the modern world, so too does the need for people to hire programmers.

Programming, or coding, is a lucrative skill that is capable of being done online or offline, which is perfect for those of us on the go. Teens at school with downtime between classes could even do some programming without searching for WiFi.

Theres no other way to slice it: programming is valuable. So valuable, that if you start learning in your teens and keep your knowledge up-to-date, you can make a full-time career out of it. It helps to know multiple program languages. But if you know multiple, the things you can make are endless. It might be a website, an app, or a video game; all of these things are possible with program knowledge.

This list is no place to get into the languages but suffice it to say that there are a few very important ones, and the ones that you learn will be dependent on what exactly youre trying to code. Look up a list somewhere and decide what you want to learn, or perhaps, go learn basic C++ to familiarize yourself with the process of coding.

If youd like to learn, just Google learn to code. Youll get many helpful results immediately!

Once you have some considerable coding skills (and perhaps a completed project or two, as proof of ability) you can start hunting out projects for yourself.

If you want to attract clients, there are two major things Id recommend to do:

To begin looking on a site like eLance or oDesk. These are sites where clients come to find people for various tasks, and programming is one of the most popular ones.

Build yourself a website, and direct clients to there to see your portfolio. For a designer/programmer especially, its going to be important that you bill yourself like a real business.

It might take some serious practice, but if you take naturally to it and you land some good clients, you could be making thousands and thousands of dollars As a student!

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Teenagers are some of the most creatively inspired people around, especially those who have been into their craft for a while. Whether theyre happy, or sad, teenagers are at an ideal place in their life to express themselves externally, and oftentimes this means making art of some kind.

I know what youre thinking: But wait! I thought it was illegal for someone under 18 to run a store!

Well, youd be right, my well-informed reader. But heres the trick, online storefronts like Etsy are exempt from that rule. Its easy to set up, and its easy to run just place the items in your storefront with a picture and a description, and ship the stuff when your customers order it.

If youre well-organized and you can pump out a lot of merchandise, this can be a great way to make money. In fact, the higher-end creators of Etsy are making a very tidy living doing what they do.

You can choose to accept payment in a variety of ways, the usual PayPal is applicable, but you have other options too, including even money orders and physically mailed cash!

This one is kind of the partner to 5. Whereas a visual artist sells their work/crafts in order to make a profit, a writer is being paid for something a little more intangible.

At a basic level, youre still selling your art, though you probably wont be writing from your muse with a lot of the writing jobs you can get.

Ever since the explosion of blogs in the 2000s, the need for written content is growing all the time.

If you are reading this and your second language is English, there is money to be made writing in your native language (and even better, there is money to be money translating between the two!)

This one is also kind of like the programming step; it might just be easy money for now, but if you really buckle down and concentrate on getting the work, it could easily end up becoming your career. Theres not enough time to explain it all here, but well hit on some basic points.

You can find writing jobs on eLance or oDesk.

Furthermore, you might be able to find writing gigs around town. The art of Copywriting, or writing for the purposes of advertising, is useful to businesses big and small. You might offer to say, write copy for the local bakerys website. Well now that section of the bakerys website goes on your portfolio, and you can use it to help you nab your next gig!

Like anything freelance-related, youre only going to become more successful as you fill your portfolio up with quality work samples.

At the very least, your writing jobs should be capable of making you something like $3 for a 500 word article, but you might easily make $5 (or 1/word.)

If you cant make that wage for any given job, dont worry; there are lots of people in need of writers and the price can fluctuate a lot. However, as you progress, you might be able to make exponentially greater amounts.

Top-tier writers (I mean the ones writing at the highest level of corporations) are easily making $1 or $2 Per word! Thats serious income, and its the result of those writers applying themselves at business writing for a long time.

It would probably be unwise to hope to make that kind of money, freelancing as a teen. But with a sharp skill and a good portfolio, you should be able to make even more. If youre still a student, especially one in high school, this could be much better money than your peers are making!

Another surprisingly easy way to make money for teens is by writing product reviews. There are a couple ways to go about this.

The first way you can go about writing product reviews is by taking tasks in that category from a writing site like PeoplePerHour or iWriter. These are sites that you can already frequent as part of 6s way of making money, and the product reviews are a more specific form of that. These are usually product reviews that youre supposed to write positively, so its basically a form of advertising. The good news is that this will give you experience in Copywriting!

Another way you can go about doing product reviews and getting paid for it is by reviewing many products in the same field via s Vine program. If youve left say, 100 or so highly-rated reviews on similar products (like photography equipment) you may be eligible to become an endorsed product reviewer for Amazon. Theyll mail you products and you review them. Theres no pressure to force a positive review, and you get to keep the product afterwards. If youre reviewing expensive products, you can probably make some good money reselling these!

The last way that Im going to go over is by becoming a panelist for marketing research firms that run product evaluation studies.

A couple good ones are Pinecone Research and MindsPay; both of these sites offer legitimate product reviews and a variety of compensation options.

Additionally, you can get paid to do beta reviews for sites, apps, and websites, through a website called Erli Bird. If youd like to know more about early bird, Ive already written an article about ithere.

If you were wondering if you can do product reviews on your own, well yes, you can! Well get into that on 8.

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This one is kind of the partner entry for 6.

So, youve been writing, but you want to take it to the next level?

Well if youre prepared to really sink in and put time towards a project, you might want to consider starting your own blog.

Its no secret that running a blog can make you money, but most people are discouraged by the prospect of making a website, targeting a niche, building an audience, and keeping the whole thing going. And thats a pretty legitimate concern, since it can take you quite a while to really build an audience for your blog. However, the payoff can also be quite good.

Running and monetizing a blog has been easier with time since the advent of services like WordPress, which will help you create your blog and enable monetizing as well. That doesnt mean that you cant write your HTML from scratch, of course, but you certainly dont have to!

After you get your website all designed, theres a great deal of things you should be doing to keep it in the game. Unfortunately, there are maybe too many things for us to go over here, so Ill summarize the main points:

You need to target a niche:Unless you are a lucky one-in-a-million blogger, you wont be able to make money by just blogging your opinions on everything. Unfortunately. Otherwise, wed have all found a way to monetize our Facebook profiles years ago! You might think a major blogger like Perez Hilton gets to skirt this rule, but youd be wrong it just so happens that his niche, Celebrity Gossip and Commentary, is a very popular one.

But what if youve been running your blog for a long time, and only managed to secure a small and dedicated following?

Well, dont worry, because that can be lucrative, too. This train of thought might be seeming similar to what I was saying back in the YouTube entry, and for good reason: it operates on exactly the same principle.

The idea is that if you have a small and dedicated following, you cant exactly live on the mass traffic for ad revenue. Instead, you can sign up to become an affiliate and drop links to your partners in your blog. This might be something explicit, like a blog post about why Coke Zero Cherry is the best drink in the world, or something more subtle, like an unbiased product review with a discreet link at the bottom. How you approach the affiliate links wont affect the basic idea, which is to earn money through a commission of sorts.

When it comes to blogs, the sky is the limit. Theyre an open platform for any type of content you want to talk about, and your blog can even serve as the front of the house for your other projects. If you are a programmer, you can have links to your portfolio on the same domain as the blog. This can work really well, but beware: some clients are turned off by the idea of hiring a jack of all trades instead of a specialist.

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As much as tutoring is a classic job for teens, its no wonder that you can also make money doing it online.

Unfortunately, certain sites wont even let you register to tutor unless youre a post-graduate student with a degree, but luckily, thats not all of them. There are certainly places to be a tutor online where you can get paid.

A somewhat more abstract way to make money is with a site like Skimatalk. Skimatalk allows you to connect with people from around the world, and in turn you tutor them on their English.

Youll need a video camera and a mic, but if you have those things, Skimatalk is a serious way to make money. In fact, users at Skimatalk make an advertised $15/hour. Thats no small sum!

If youre under 18, youll need parental supervision. Or at least, so they say in the fine print!

Online surveys are the gateway for most people when it comes to making money online. For some, it starts with surveys, but it ends with a full-time career working online! You arent going to have a career in survey taking, but it can be a nice way to test the waters when it comes to making money online. Plus, consistent effort will net you pretty good results for how easy it is.

Now when we say surveys, were talking about something a little different than the surveys we mentioned when we were talking about Swagbucks and GPT sites up above. In this case, were talking about companies whose sole business is market research. You might consider them a little more serious than a GPT site.

There are a lot of survey sites out there, and that works in your favor. The more survey sites you sign up for, the more surveys you can be invited to! So its best to register with as many panels as you can find that seem reputable.

One of the best things about survey sites is that they are generally very relaxed about their age requirements. In some cases, there are panels hiring people who are 6 years old and up! Chances are that if you found this article, youre older than that, but it doesnt hurt to keep that kind of knowledge on hand.

Teens, who are famously tech-savvy, should have no problem using these sites to make money, as well as using forums to learn and make the most out of the survey sites. There are plenty of them out there, so if there is advice that you need one-on-one feedback for, definitely go and join a forum about it.

When you sign up for a survey site, its going to be important that you are accurate when you describe yourself on your personal profile. These surveys are going to be given to you based on your demographic, so that means that your age, gender, incoming bracket, general location should all be accurate information. Otherwise, you might end up being asked to take surveys for products or services that you never would have even been interested in!

The final thing to remember when it comes to surveys is speed, speed, speed. The main obstacle when it comes to making money from doing surveys online is taking too long to do each survey. After all, what good is a $2 if you just took an hour to do?

As you do surveys, make sure youre building your speed up so that you can do them quicker in the future. That doesnt mean spamming (answering questions inaccurately because its faster,) but it does mean learning to skim and click faster.

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Believe it or not, reading things over and finding problem areas, replacing bad phrases with better ones, etc, is a full time job. More than that, for many, it is a career.

It might be a little surprising to think about getting paid for that. After all, it is essentially money in return for being judgmental of someones work! Thats certainly an easy thing to pull off, so all you need to do is learn to do it in a way that is constructive, i.e., offering suggestions as well as grammar corrections along with your edits.

You should be able to find editing jobs on the sites we mentioned earlier like eLance and oDesk. But if you cant find it there, consider perhaps offering an editing service to people your same age for schoolwork.

Its probably a little unethical to offer it to your own classmates, but it doesnt mean that you cant potentially help students from another school with their work. Now, this doesnt mean to explicitly write the persons paper for them But theres nothing wrong with a little bit of informed advising!

Now, Ill be the first to come out and say that Craigslist has a pretty bad reputation when it comes to people meeting up, so its perfectly understandable if you dont want to get involved with it. But it also wouldnt be fair not to mention it when it is a perfectly legitimate avenue for making sales. If you are in doubt, remember the few golden rules of Craigslist: Meet in public, dont give out your address, and bring another person with you.

But if you want to circumnavigate the mysterious entity that is Craigslist, you can easily go the route of selling things on eBay. One of the most glorious things about eBay is that you can make money by selling just about anything. Somewhat famously, the first item ever sold on eBay was a broken laser pointer, sold to a man who owned a collection of broken laser pointers.

Of course, you will always do better selling something new on eBay. Some people will go out and spend thousands on Black Friday just so they can resell those items at a markup on eBay. If you dont want to get that crazy with it, at least consider selling some of your old stuff that is in good shape. You never know what people might be willing to pay for it.

Also consider the things you own that may have aged into becoming collectibles. That Atari 2600 you had when you were a toddler? Yeah, thats worth big bucks now. After all, they havent been manufactured in almost 30 years!

If you were to check right now, youd see that very console being sold for anything from $5 to $200. eBay is just that kind of place.

Remember: set your prices reasonably and deal with your customers well. It will be the best for you, your business, and your reputation on the site.

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So theres our list of 12 Whats that you say? You want a few more options?

Aw, sure! Below are a few more informal, unsorted ways you can make extra money under the age of 18.

Thats right! Getting paid to tweet is a reality.

Now you probably cant hide the fact that youre advertising from your followers, so you might want to build a separate twitter following for this.

Little is known about this mysterious website, so Im afraid I cant do much more than recommend it to you. They advertise the ability to set your own rate, sell content, give advice

But it seems to be invite only, and the website gives out very little information!

If you are interested, feel free to look around the web. I couldnt find any definitive answers, unfortunately!

Ibotta is something of a rewards program that will reward you for making certain purchases.

You can use Ibotta to check and see if theyre sponsoring any purchases that you were planning on making anyway.

This is a good app to keep around and refer back to occasionally.

This browser extension basically provides its own ad space when youre searching on a search engine.

It works very simply: it displays the ads, and you get paid if you click on them.

Your Qmee account clearly displays how much money youve earned, and the site offers instant payout with no minimum.

This is an excellent option for teens especially, since theyre likely on the internet quite often.

Slice the Pie, or STP, is a website where you give reviews, feedback, and ratings on 90-second music clips.

This is a service that enables fresh bands to get a feel for how people like their music, and what parts of their tracks they need to work on.

The great thing about STP is that you can earn an increasing amount of money the more you review. Sometimes the price will fluctuate on its own, and at other times, it will reward your tenure.

Either way, you can expect to make around 10/post here.

This is a pretty unique option, in function. Like many other services, it allows you to earn money in return for watching videos, or providing feedback, or various other tasks they may provide.

In addition to this, you can sign up at any age 13 or above!

Theyll ask that you have a Facebook, a cell phone, and be in the US (sorry international readers!)

But here comes the interesting part Jingit will issue you a debit card exclusive to the Jingit service, and this is where all of the money you earn will go. Think of it like an exclusive bank account thats limited only to your card. As soon as your earn money, it goes straight to this.

These guys who previously ran are expanding into creating the Instagrid Network, which is an expanded platform for monetizing your Instagram.

Once they get back up and going, you can expect to use this to earn money in return for your posts!

So if youre a heavy Instagram user, keep your eyes peeled. This is a great option for you.

I wont speak too much about Fiverr here, because Ive very recently put up a post about what Fiverr is and how to do well there.

However, for those who are unaware: Fiverr is a website where you post a task that you are willing to do, and you say youll do it for $5. It can be anything, but obviously you want to offer something that you can get done quickly. You dont want to make $5 for doing something that takes you 2 hours.

I know what youre thinking. But Satrap! You just did a whole entry on writing!

Well, this section is just a little bit different. The writing I was talking about up above was mostly content creation, which basically means that youre writing, giving away the rights to your work, and getting paid.

Shared revenue writing isnt quite the same, it carries a little bit more identity with it. Long story short, it means that you will be getting paid for how much traffic it generates over time instead of making a flat fee all at once.

If youre interested, check out my list of20 sites that pay you to write.

Another mysterious site. Ive heard whispers on the internet that this site is a place that will pay you in return for sorting phone calls into categories, but it doesnt seem like they are accepting applications currently!

But you can bookmark the site and check back often as they do open the doors from time to time.

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Social media advertising, or social media targeting, are advertisements served to users on social media platforms. Social networks utilize user information to serve highly relevant advertisements based on interactions within a specific platform. In many instances, when target market aligns with the user demographics of a social platform, social advertising can provide huge increases in conversions and sales with lower cost of acquisition.

Why is social media advertising your best advertising bet for quick ROI? Because

Most channels require significant lead time to yield an ROI. For example,content marketingworks best over time after it has been able to yield backlinks and SEO traction.

Some channels yield quick results but not day in and day out. For example,influencer marketingcan earn you quick results in terms of sales for low effort (though high cost). But those results dont continue occurring over time. Instead, you earn sales on a per post basis, and often less each time it is posted.

Some channels are consistent but time consuming to dial in. For example, AdWords can produce consistent results for your brand, but it takes a while to master and earn specific placement.

With social media advertising, you can have consistent sales coming in from the first day your website is live.

For modern ecommerce sites, the ability to immediately and consistently bring in new customers is a HUGE deal. Even if you cant achieve net positive revenue on the initial sale, referrals, email marketing and customer retention can pay off extensively with every marginal customer.

This is whyglobal social ad spending doubledfrom $16 billion in 2014 to $31 billion in 2016 and is projected to increase another 26% in 2017.

In this guide, were going to explore how YOU can drive consistent sales for your website through social media advertising.

Well look at some of the most popular social platforms, provide some advanced tactics and tips for dialing in your campaigns, and teach you how to efficiently manage multi-channel advertising without losing your mind.

The Different Types Of Social Media Platforms To Serve Ads:

Social networking (Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+).

Photo sharing (Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest).

Video sharing (YouTube, Facebook Live, Periscope, Vimeo).

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New social media networks  come out every week, most of which will never gain any sort of traction.

In our opinion, its best to start with the most popular platforms, then once you have profitable systems running, you can look at allocating a percentage of your budget toward more experimental campaigns.

In 2018, there are 6 different social media channels where you can follow proven ad strategies and generate consistent ROI.

These are the best places to invest your ad money right now.

Benefits Of Advertising Through Social Media Include:

Use customer generated content for ads (which perform better, too!).

Better target net new and returning customers (so you waste less money).

A/B test on the fly, using platform analytics to determine winners.

One of the fascinating things about social advertising is that there is virtually no limit to your ability to scale.

You dont have to wait for someone tosearch for your targeted keywords. You dont have to wait for someone to run your promotion or read your blog. If you want to reach 50,000 people in one day, you can.

Which social media network you choose will depend on 3 VERY important factors:

Where your target customers are most concentrated (usage, groups, etc.)

Where your target customers are most accessible (preferred media, ad targeting, etc.)

Where your target customers most actively engage with ads (testing required)

Finding success on social media requires you to thread a number of needles together somewhat seamlessly.

You have to present a compelling offer via a compelling medium to people who will actually find it compelling, in a place those people will actually see it.

When you add the advertising element on top of that, you also need to a find a platform where users will actively engage with paid ads.

Lets take a closer look at what each of these 6 platforms offer to help you decide where its worth your time and money to invest.

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Facebook is THE universal social media network.

With more than2 billion monthly users, Facebook hosts over a quarter of the worlds population, providing advertisers with an unparalleled opportunity to reach virtually anyone and everyone.

When it comes to ecommerce, Facebook excels at lead generation.

If you want email addresses, Facebook is the place to go, with many advertisers reporting costs below $1 per lead.

The most common model used is to run a Facebook ad directly into a high-converting landing page offering some variety of a free lead magnet or bundle product.

Common examples of content for social media advertising campaigns include:

These leads can then be nurtured with a targeted autoresponder that introduces them to your brand and products.

Expression Fiber Artsdoes a really great job of this offering free products, download-ables and predictable discounts and coupons for her audience. Doing so has earned her more than $1,000,000 in annual sales in just 2 years.

Many ecommerce brands also use bundled product offerings to drive home perceived value and earn immediate conversion.

Facebook allowsmore advanced targetingthan any other advertising platform on earth. Advertisers can target by location (within a 5-mile radius), job description, interests, past activity, and many other incredibly valuable criteria.

Pricing varies widely based on several factors, including the audience youre trying to target and the budget you set for your ads.

As a general rule, the more money you spend, the more efficient Facebooks algorithm becomes at spending your money, increasing your ad performance over time.

According to anextensive study done by AdEspresso, the average cost per click (CPC) of Facebook ads as of 2016 was roughly .28 cents and the cost per 1,000 impressions (CPM) was $7.19.

The study went on to break it down by age and gender as well. The 65+ age grouped showed the most continuous trend of lower CPC costs over time. Females cost on average 4 cents greater CPC than targeting males.

There are 3 core parts to setting up and running successful Facebook ad campaigns:

For a step-by-step guide covering the first 2 parts, check outthis guide from Neil Patel. For a how-to guide to setting up retargeting, followthis guide from Conversion Sciences.

Facebook Advertising Advanced Tactics

Dont run the same exact ad(s) to all of your audiences.

Your prospecting and retargeting ads should be unique, and your ads for each audience interest segment should be tailored to that audience.

Use prospecting ads to build brand awareness

and teach people about your product, and then use retargeting ads to seal the deal with users who have already signaled interest. Retargeting ads are ideal for an aggressive pitch and close.

The use of emojis in ads has been spreading like wildfire, even among larger, more established brands

. They can be very effective at driving higher CTRs, but as with all strategies, you should A/B test for yourself to be sure.

Ad fatigue is an ever-present challenge on Facebook, and its best to rotate in and test new ads every 2 weeks.

Lookalike audiences are a staple for many advertisers and rightly so.

They tend to work very well for prospecting. That said, you should take care not to layer additional targeting on top of the lookalikes if you can avoid it. You run the risk of shrinking your potential reach and missing out on valuable customers.

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BigCommerce customers usingEcommerce Insightscan quickly export a list of their highest AOV and highest LTV customer cohorts and then use those to find lookalikes on Facebook.

Agreat example of Facebook adsin action comes from Spearmint LOVE, a baby clothing brand out of Arizona.

The founders husband, John Lott, spent an entire year working to nail down the brands Facebook retargeting campaign. Through spreadsheets and tracking and conversion pixels back on the site, his hard work paid off.

His secret?Cohorts matter a whole lot.

After 3 years of building an audience and great relationships with our product partners, we knew it was time to see how quickly we could grow the business, says John Lott, CFO/COO, SpearmintLOVE. Our early Facebook ads were complete game changers for us. In 2016, we grew 1110% over 2015, fueled almost entirely by Facebook ads. Facebook advertising continues to be the cornerstone of our ad strategy.

Spearmint LOVEhas been so successful with Facebook advertising, in fact, that Sheryl Sandberg, COO at Facebook, posted about them after Facebooks Q2 2017 quarterly report.

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While Facebooks mind-boggling user numbers make it the undisputed king of social media, the companys hottest acquisition is beginning to look like the king of social advertising.

Instagram now boasts more than500 million monthly active usersand commands one of the highest audience engagement rates in social media, 58% higher than Facebook and 2000% higher than Twitter.

Instagrams engagement rates are 58% higher than Facebooks and 2,000% higher than Twitters.

Instagram is, of course, very image and video heavy. As such, sellers of products that are visually appealing or who are able to incorporate visual media into their campaigns tend to perform best on this social media channel.

It is also worth noting thatInstagrams user baseskews heavily to the 18-29 range and slightly more toward females and minorities.

If any or all of those characteristics are in alignment with your target audience or buyer persona, than odds are,Instagram will be the best ad choicefor your business.

Unlike organic posts, Instagram ads can be made to link directly to a product page or other landing page, allowing for direct engagement with your products.

On average,Instagram advertising costsare in the same ballpark as Facebook ads at a cost of $5 per thousand impressions (CPM). While the price may be similar, most current statistics show thatInstagram gets much more engagementon their posts and ads than Facebook does.

For instance, Victorias Secret saw an average of 2,078 likes per post on Facebook versus 283,030 on Instagram. Similar variances have been found with brands like Mercedes Benz, McDonalds and Playstation.

With Instagram being owned by Facebook, setting up Instagram ads is very similar to setting up Facebook ads.Heres a visual, step-by-step guideto launching a campaign.

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This could be audiences created through pixel tracking, an email list, a followers list or some other method. Lists of users who have engaged with you in the past perform best.

When you are ready to expand past custom audiences, lookalike audiences should be your next stop

. Facebook/Instagrams algorithm is very good at finding similar audiences that will respond well to your ads.

. Stock photos do NOT work on Instagram.

. Instagrams visual nature takes impulse buying to the next level, but you wont tap into that if you arent offering something compelling.

. They are kind of a joke everywhere else, but Instagram is driven by hashtags, and they are a great way to connect with niche audiences.

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Agreat example of Instagram adsin action again comes fromSpearmint LOVE, proving that you dont have to double down in only a single channel.

The Spearmint LOVE team had great success with its organic posts on Instagram, but the business really grew after advertising on Instagram and Facebook. To continue that growth, the company used Ads Manager to integrate the Facebook pixel with BigCommerce, its third-party ecommerce websiteall without touching a single line of code.

For its Thanksgiving retargeting campaign, the Spearmint LOVE team optimized its ads for conversions, and used data from the Facebook pixel to set up a custom audience to retarget. The team used to manually build out its targeting lists, but with the newly integrated pixel, it can now automatically build a custom audience based on the people who visited its website within the last 60 days but did not purchase. This audience is constantly and automatically renewed based on the 60-day window.

Spearmint LOVE then used dynamic ads, which pull from the companys product catalogue, to encourage people to revisit the site and make a purchase.

Since integrating the pixel, Spearmint LOVE has seen a33.8X return on ad spend on Instagram aloneand a 47% decrease in the cost per purchase.

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Twitter has revolutionized breaking news and provided unparalleled access for users to connect with both niche and mainstream influencers.

With 328 million monthly active users, it remains one of the most popular social media platforms.

Well, it isnt really Twitter advertising that shines

Unlike Facebook, Twitter is still a viable network for organic engagement. Brands dont need to pay in order to reach their followers, which enhances the platforms value even when running paid ads.

On average, Twitter users shop online6.9x a month, while non-users shop online just 4.3x a month. And theres particularly good news for smaller businesses: Twitter reports that60% of userspurchase from an SMB.

Ecommerce stores today use Twitter ads primarily to drive brand awareness and promote specific products for direct conversions. The most common model is Twitter website cards hosting under 100 characters and displaying some variety of rich media.

On average, a thousand ad impressions (CPM) onTwitter ads costbetween $9 and $11 while clicks cost roughly 25-30 cents each. Both optimized campaigns bring about similar levels of engagement for a minuscule price difference.

Twitter ad cost has been steadily increasing over the last 2 years due to more marketers slowly taking advantage of the platform, but overall, the platform is considered to be relatively underutilized for advertising.

Twitter is considered to be relatively underutilized for advertising.

How To Set Up a Twitter Advertising Campaign

There are a number of different campaign types you can set up in Twitter:

For a step-by-step guide to setting up your Twitter campaigns,check out this piece by KISSmetrics.

Twitter Advertising Advanced Tactics

that gives context to the viewer, fits your brand and draws attention. Rich media is a non-negotiable on Twitter.

Be very targeted with the products or lead magnets you choose to promote

. Twitter requires a more focused approach than other channels.

Use a Shop now CTA to direct warmer leads back to an ecommerce site

. Again, be sure this is taking them to the specifically advertised product page or the advertised discount or other lead magnet offer.

Build user engagement directly into the ad

. Twitter excels at direct connection between brands and consumers. Take advantage of that in your ad campaigns.

: in the ad, landing page, offer copy, etc., Twitter is all about brevity.

Agreat example of Twitter adsin action comes fromRockTape, an equipment and athletic tape retailer.

A website-clicks or conversions campaign allows you to use a Website Card with your promoted tweets. Website Cards offer a choice of call-to-action (CTA) buttons, an image and a headline to let you drive traffic to your site directly from a tweet.

Promoted tweets with Website Cards drive 43% more engagement than just tweeting out a link.

Youll only pay for clicks to your website, and you can set up online conversion tracking to see every dollar spent. You can also set up remarketing based on people who have already visited your website.

RockTape used this social media strategyto increase engagementwith their own campaigns, driving users directly to their store and increasing sales.

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Pinterest is unique. Its visual, like Instagram, but unlike Instagram, it ishighly targeted toward womenwith an 81% female user base.

With175 million monthly users, its also an incredibly active platform.

Pinterest is widely regarded as a strong platform for ecommerce sales.

Promoted pins blend into the Pinterest boards and dont distract or put off would-be Pinterest users like some other platforms do.Pinterests demographicssuggest products targeted toward millennial women from the U.S. will do very well with their ad platform, and case study data confirms this.

Ecommerce retailers particularly love the value of Pinterests highly targeted search engine and use Pinterest ads to promote their brand and products.

This process is accomplished by picking a high performing pin and promoting it based on engagement or visits to your store.

The promoted pins are then placed in more relevant positions across Pinterests boards and are highly visible to those browsing and searching for keywords associated with your brand or related items.

Advertising data is a bit more difficult to find with Pinterest. Not too long ago, ads were very expensive at $30-40 per 1,000 impressions and only available to big brands.

More recent reports indicate that users are experiencing more affordable rates,with one user citinga CPM of $5.30 and a CPC of $1.52, which would put Pinterest in a similar ballpark to other platforms.

When you talk about Pinterest advertising, you are really just talking about promoted pins. For a step-by-step guide to setting up your own promoted pins, check outthis guide from Social Media Examiner.

Pinterest Advertising Advanced Tactics

Users are looking through hundreds of pins in rapid succession. If you want to get noticed, you need to stand out, either through pure creativity or creative attention grabbing.

What are competitors posting? What searches are trending? What products are hot?

Repin your fans and use curated repins to expand your audience and tap into larger audiences.

Pinterest is essentially a search engine. Include long, detailed descriptions with keywords and hashtags.

Be very intentional about where your pins are linking.

The click-through destination will determine whether or not you waste the click or turn it into a lead or sale.

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A great example of Pinterest ads in action comes fromNative Union, a popular cell phone accessory brand.

The company reposts its high-class lifestyle pictures using its products to highly organize any modern home. The posts have helped Native Union earn wholesale placement in brick-and-mortars like Paper Source due to their popularity with 18-30 yr old women.

LinkedIn is another unique social platform that revolves primarily around the B2B market.

LinkedIn has an estimated 227 millionmonthly active users, evenly split between male and female users. 61% of users fall into the 30-64 age range bracket.

LinkedIn is where you tend to find the highest average disposable income, with75% of LinkedIn usersearning $50,000 per year or more. Its also where you tend to find the highest quality leads, particularly in certain industries.

Unlike most social platforms, which excel at B2C advertising, LinkedIn is uniquely suited for B2B ads and social media marketing campaigns.

Service businesses and B2B product businesses tend to have far more success on LinkedIn than B2C retailers.

In fact, the industries that see the greatest success with LinkedIn advertising include recruiters, secondary education, and high-end B2B products and services.

On LinkedIn,average cost per click(CPC) ranges from $2-$7 per click and can go as high as $11 or $12.

There are three types of LinkedIn ads:

For a step-by-step guide to setting up these campaigns,follow along with this guide.

LinkedIn Advertising Advanced Tactics

Track ad performance religiously and discard any ads performing at under a 0.10% click-through rate (CTR)

. If you hit close to 1% or above, scale!

While LinkedIns ad targeting might seem juvenile next to Facebook

, the ability to target by company, company size, titles, location, seniority, age, education and skills can be incredibly effective for B2B purposes. Use it!

LinkedIn users prefer shorter, pithier ad copy

Focus on professional problems and challenges.

Everyone is trying to get ahead. Can you help them?

Much of the value of LinkedIn lies in its groups.

Look for ways to reach those groups with your ads and ad campaigns.

Agreat example of LinkedIn adsin action comes from Baume & Mercier, a Swiss luxury watchmaker that has been associated with innovative, affordable excellence for more than 180 years.

The brand wanted to reach an audience of ambitious, young professionals across Europe and extend awareness and engagement beyond their existing customer base.  To do that, they looked to LinkedIn.

Using a Sponsored InMail campaign tailored for audiences in Italy, France, Spain and the UK, the brand invited young professionals to celebrate moments of success through locally relevant experiences  LinkedIns targeted focused on the audiences with the greatest potential for the brand: watch lovers, young affluents and young professionals progressing their careers.

The LinkedIn campaign delivered a response rate of more than 50%. 216 of those responding went on to attend the events, with 157 providing contact details. Click through rates came in at up to 4x the benchmark, with up to 15% of those receiving InMails going on to attend the events.

In addition, the brand grew their CRM database by 1,200 new members, who opted in for ongoing engagement with Baume & Mercier.

To learn more about LinkedIn advertising, check outthis comprehensive guide from Effin Amazing.

Snapchat is one of the newer platforms to emerge on the scene as a competitive force with301 million monthly active users.

While it remains to be seen if the company will succumb to Instagrams video push, as of now, its a viable advertising platform with a highly active user base.

Theres really only one stat you need to know to understand the value of Snapchat. On any given day, Snapchat reaches41% of all 18-34 year-oldsin the United States.

41% of ALL 18-34 year olds in the U.S. will interact with Snapchat today.

Thats where Snapchat shines. But things get tricky when it comes to pricing

Snapchat has a number of advertising options, most of which are quite expensive.Wallaroo Media provides us with the full breakdown:

Snap ads are mobile, interactive video ads with 5X higher swipe-up rate than the average click-through rate for other comparable social platforms. These cost between $1,000 $3,000 per month to run.

Video lenses are part of what made Snapchat so popular. They are fun and engaging, both individually and in groups. Sponsored Lenses allow brands to create and deliver custom lenses for users to play with.

The cost for Sponsored Lenses runs from $450,000 to $700,000 per day. Taco Bells Snapchat Sponsored Lens (pictured above) received over 224 million views and was played with by users for an average of 20 seconds.

Snapchat Discover ads put a brands story at the very top of user app feeds at a cost of $50,000 per day.

Geofilters are creative overlays that users can add to their stories. The cost for brands to add their own location-based overlays can be as little as $5 (or rarely, as expensive as $20,000). Wallaroo Media reports getting 23,000 views on this type of ad for as little as $7.

To learn how to set up any of the campaigns mentioned above, check outAdEspressos step-by-step guide.

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Now that weve taken a look at our top social ad platforms (and perhaps selected 1 or 2 to pursue) its time to decide how to manage our campaigns.

There are three primary ways tomanage social media campaigns.

Frankly, there is no right answer here. Each of these have strengths and weaknesses and can work for different businesses.

The cheapest way to manage your ad campaigns in terms of operating cost is to simply run them yourself. There are no special requirements to manually run a campaign. Just head to the platform you wish to advertise on and set up your campaign on their website.

On the plus side, running campaigns yourself allows you to devote 100% of your budget toward testing different ads and finding winners. Every dollar goes directly into actual advertising.

Furthermore, running ads yourself will result in you developing your own expertise, which can be used to better optimize your ads and will persist into the future. Even if you change tactics down the road, you will have a baseline understanding of how advertising on a given platform works and a threshold to measure outside hires against.

On the negative side, expertise isnt developed overnight, and every hour you spend mastering advertising is an hour you dont spend elsewhere. If you are a business owner or marketing manager, there is a fairly significant opportunity cost on your time, and you probably cant afford to devote the required hours to learn and master social media advertising.

Expertise isnt developed overnight, and every hour you spend mastering advertising is an hour you dont spend elsewhere.


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You built a website and now it needs visitors. Did you know that you can drive traffic to your website without spending a cent? Below are places that offer a free way to market your business and provide a link back to your website or online store.

If you regularly offer discounts or run promotions, you can share them on coupon and deal sites. You can manually submit coupon codes or deals on these websites for free.

The Internet is a big place. Take advantage of location-based listings to make it feel a little smaller. If you have a physical shop or office, you can claim that location on multiple services.Claiming your locationgives you the ability to respond to customer reviews.

Tools likeSite Boosteralso offer free versions to help you create listing across multiple map and review sites.

Your local television station or community events calendar may offer free listings or classified ads to local businesses. If youre already a member of the Chamber of Commerce or a utility co-op, you may have access to additional online listing opportunities or print publications. Here are some other options:

TV station websites with classified ads

Utility Co-Op Magazine or other publication (generally reserved for members only)

Community event calendar or Chamber of Commerce Member Events (such as a Business Expo)

Chances are good youve used at least one of these services below to read reviews and learn more about a business. Did you also know basic business listings are free? Once youve claimed your location, you will have access to update your business information and respond to customer reviews. Some sites offer additional features and services for no additional cost once youve claimed your business listing.

You can re-purpose existing content or create fresh content to share on one of these platforms listed below. Consider hiring a professional writer to create content (if you dont already).

You can use social media to share links to new or existing website content. Social media can also be used to announce new products and services. Use each medium asappropriate for your websites brand. For example, if youre trying to reach a large, general audience Facebook may be your best bet. If your content is image focused, try Instagram.

Newsworthy announcements about your business or its services can be distributed via press release. You can submit your press release to one of these services for free. Distribution to journalists typically costs extra.

Aggregate your content with one of these aggregators. You can curate content created by others and combine with your own to create a sharable custom publication.

Building an email listrequires time and patience. Add a subscription form to your website to give visitors the opportunity to subscribe from any page. Use a tablet device at events to give booth visitors the opportunity sign up. Consider creating a list segment for each event you attend. You can even offer incentives to new subscribers.

Log in or sign upand start advertising you business for free today!

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Sponsor the Dayisnt free, but you could get good exposure for a very small bid.

It works like this.. You can bid to be the official sponsor of a calendar day. If you are successful, you get your graphic on the home page for a day, and your promotion pushed to all Sponsor the Days followers on Facebook.

Any land-based business should be on Google Local.

Tightly integrating with Google Maps, Google Local is a great way to get your business to show up on Google searches.

Takes longer to add your business, partly depending on the confirmation method used (phone call is clever, postal is slower), after which you need to wait another couple of weeks typically, but worth doing today.

Another strong & multi-national business-listing site.

HotFrog is a nice simple business listing site (no reviews), active in several countries round the world, includingthe UKandAustralia.

The Windows Live Local Listing Center is also free with reasonable reach.

Launched in October 2007, Microsofts Windows Live Local Listing Center service allows business owners to add their business information within Live search and Virtual Earth.

Like the Peoples Guide, Yahoo Local is a combined business listing and community review site, organised by location and category.

Pretty clean and well laid-out site thats certainly worth adding your bricks & mortar business to, if your city is featured. Wide range of categories too.

Note that, if you get reviews via Yahoo! Local, businesses with higher ratings get higher listings.

Needs no introduction for most people. Strong brand recognition.

Yellow Pages is certainly big in the US and UK. The big US site does offer a free listing.

Offers free advertising for the first 60 days only.

Basically premium search results ad placement, similar to AdWords, the free 60-day trial is worth taking advantage of.

AdlandPro has apparently been offering free and paid advertising services to small businesses since 1996.

Allows you to place free ads in classifieds and community pages, and also in a Free Traffic Exchange system, which looks a little riskier.

A good number of lenses on the Squidoo network offer the opportunity to add a link to your site, free.

Squidoo gives you simple tools to build your own web pages, and get a share of ad revenue, so its also a route to a budget web site where you can promote your products or services. (Also have a useful page about free advertising.)

OK, maybe not free, but dont overlook finding advertising bargains on eBay

Dont forget that a lot of people auction promotions on eBay. Its possible to pick up really cheap mailouts or ad runs, without investing too much time either.

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20 REAL ways people make money online.Cathy is in need of a legitimate way to make money online fast. She writes in: I was a nurse for almost 30 years when I became disabled from a car wreck. I am a very tough person (Im a redhead!) I went out last October and bought a new PC to try and make money online, but all I have succeeded in doing is getting further in debt. I know you know what I mean by all the scams that I fell into.

I have been reading A LOT and trying to learn as much as I can. I have run into conflicting stories, though. I just dont know where to start. I am not a computer tech, nor that knowledgeable about how to start. I am NOT asking for a handout; just a helping hand in the right direction.

Im not expecting to make tons of money today, but ANYTHING to help me get started in the right direction. I have saved thousands of lives and now I cant even get through the month without running out of food!

Cathy has the right attitude shes not looking for a get-rich-quick scheme, but instead a legitimate way to make some extra money online.

Having been sucked into some scams myself in the past, I know how difficult it can be to findrealways to make money online fast. Thus, Ive compiled this list. Some ways require knowledge of certain skills, but all these skills can be learned. If you dont know where to start, I suggest picking one of these ways and learning more about it, then trying it out!

Note:None of the 20 ways listed below contain affiliate links (that is, links that make me money if you click on them.) This list is for your benefit, not mine. Enjoy!

Mechanical Turk is a great way to make some extra cash. You probably wont make much more than a few dollars an hour, but its also dead simple to complete many of the tasks. Most tasks take less than a minute to complete and pay a few pennies. If you do a lot of MTurk, it could add up to at least some fun spending money.Sign up for free, then complete qualifications to earn access to higher-paying tasks.

iStockPhotois just one site that allows you to sell stock photos; there are others. Before you decide to go crazy and upload your whole album, take note of whats selling well and try your hand at doing something similar. iStockPhoto also works for those who know how to render images; some of their most popular images were created on a computer! Have three killer stock photos ready for iStockPhotos inspection; they will want them when you sign up.

Start by selling your own extra stuff. Then, once you get a feel for selling your extra stuff, go door-to-door in nicer neighborhoods in your town. Develop an eye for what will sell and what wont (old laptops, for instance, could be a gold mineif you know how to format them to get rid of the previous owners personal data.) Sign a contract where you take 25-30% (or more) of the gross sale. Your customers will be happy to get cash for their old junk, and youll make some good money selling other peoples stuff.eBay

It may not pay well, but there is a growing demand for this. Write 200-300 word articles and submit them to article directories. Potential clients include bloggers, marketers, and small businesses. You can write articles in a niche in batches and sell them as a package to one or more clients, or you can offer your services for hire per word or article and let your client give you direction. A foundation ofkeyword researchis important to succeed at this job (unless youre just taking direction from a client), but keyword research is learnable.

If you have a background in journalism, or just a passion for it, you can try your hand at submitting articles to publications. Dont just randomly fire off articles, however; have a plan and, preferably, a contact at the publication you wish to submit to. The good news is that there are publications in pretty much any niche you can think of. To see some publications that are hiring, visitOnline Writing Jobs,PoeWar Freelance Jobs, .

An easy job; doesnt pay well, but also a quick way to make some money. Sign up oneLanceoroDeskto start, and/or advertise your services in entrepreneur forums. Requires good hearing and a good command of the English language. You may also want to invest in a foot pedal if you plan to transcribe often. Make sure you knowhow to transcribe interviewsbefore you start your first job.

There are entire books written on how to become a virtual assistant, so this job is definitely worthy of more research. My advice: Focus on one niche (I just hired Lisa Morosky ofVA for Bloggers, for instance.) Also, reach out to potential customers directly and let them know what you can do for them instead of hitting up freelance web sites. Finally, you may want to consider resources such asAssistU, which provides training for up-and-coming virtual assistants.

If you understand the basics of keyword research, you can make a good monthly income from eHow. eHow pays you a percentage of the ad revenue they make from each How to article you create. You can crank out a few articles a day with relative ease. Try this for a month; assuming your article titles match up with what people are searching for in Google, you can make a significant income. The great news is that you write your articles once and get paid month after month. Ive seen figures of $100-$150/month for 30 articles.Make money writing for eHow.com.

Enjoy making silly videos? Even short, silly videos can sell products online. Find an product worth promoting that has an affiliate program, then target your video toward potential customers of that product. In your video summary on YouTube, place your affiliate link for the product, and after the video, do a 30-second still frame showing a short URL where people can buy the product. If your video is funny, informative, or useful, you may sell some products. Big tip: Try to promote a product that makes you a fair amount of money for each sale, but doesnt cost a whole lot for the potential customer. You can find products onCommission Junction, for one.

Alexis Dawes created a product called Desperate Buyers Only. I interview her for an upcoming case study on Inspiring Innovators, where she mentions that she is able to make up to $97 from ebooks as small as 12 pages. The key? Finding people who are incredibly desperate for the information you provide and then doing good research to find a real solution to their problems. The result? Happy customers whose problem is solved, and money for you a win-win situation! Caveat: It may be tough to find a real desperate buyer niche (Alexis reveals some in her case study). Here are some hints: When were you last in a situation where information would have either saved you a lot of money or a lot of pain? Has someone else close to you been in a situation where they could have used information to avert pain? Think legal, medical, and financial niches.

Yes, you can make money online.I run a few small niche websites. For instance,How to Convert PDFis a tiny site that has free videos on how to convert other types of documents into PDF format. It sells a piece of software called PDF Creator, and I make a few dollars every time someone buys from that site. I promoted the site using pay-per-click ads and it was profitable. Dont copy me directly, but do find the intersection of people needing help and a tool, ebook, or software program that will help them fix their problem. Then, create a website designed to get them to buy it!

Local businesses are struggling. Many have websites, but arent getting any results from them. Others dont have websites at all. You can help by learning search engine optimization, how to set up an email list, and more, and then implementing these for local businesses. If you typically hang around geeks, web marketers, or the Web 2.0 crowd, you may be surprised how many business owners are 10 years (or more) behind you! If you can deliver results, business owners will happily pay. Find customers by going door-to-door.

I hired David fromWeb Geek 4 Hireto upgrade my blogs and install new WordPress plugins. He charges $5 to upgrade a plugingreat for him, since most plugins only take a few minutes to upgrade, and great for me, since if anything breaks, David gets to clean up the mess! You can make this afull timeposition; there is a ton of demand for these services. Find customers by contacting bloggers directly. Get references from bloggers who understand the value of outsourcing these tasks.

Anything fromAmembertoQuickbooksis fair game here. In the hosting industry,iDevAffiliateandPlesk Billingwere the pieces of software we would have paid a lot of money to have someone else deal with. The more niche and more complex/annoying/frustrating the software, the better! Even if the software company offers free installation, you can make hundreds or thousands of dollars training business owners or their employees on its usage. Focus on one piece of software and become the trusted expert. Create videos and tutorials using screencast software likeCamtasiato increase your profitability; this may also lead into a niche product that you can sell. (Amember offers free installation, but it took my boyfriend and I over 10 hours to configure it properly. Thats definitely something I would outsource next time!)

I experimented with this in 2008 and made over $800 from one interview. The key here is to understand a pain point that people are experiencing, interview an expert, and ask the expert the questions that the people experiencing the problem are having. Then create a small website and sell the interview. Theres more to this, including having good copywriting skills so your website sells the interview well, and knowing where to advertise, so dont expect to immediately pull in hundreds of dollars. That said, its a neat way to quickly create a product. Get the interviews transcribed, then string a few interviews in the same industry together as a membership site or bundle that you can sell for more money.

From configuring a shopping cart to installing and tweaking blog themes, there are virtually unlimited projects out there for geeks who enjoy working with small business owners to get them up and running online. Find people looking for web geeks onthe Warrior Forumor other places where entrepreneurs gather.

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Not very exciting work, but in high demand from bloggers and small businesses. This involves setting up accounts on all of the social bookmarking services and then bookmarking your clients websites or latest blog posts to help them get more traffic. You may be competing against software that does this, but in many folks opinions, its better to have a real person do it. Even better is if you can goose your accounts with plenty of friends and become a star on a few of the services; then every site you bookmark has higher credibility and you can charge more. To get an idea of the social media sites you will need to sign up for, start .

This is something that is fairly easy to learn and also in high demand. On Windows, one good program to edit audio isSony Sound Forge.I use Sound Forge Audio Studio, but if you are doing this professionally, you might consider the upgrade to Sound Forge 9. Get the hang of editing out ums and ahs from audio. Even better is understanding the flow of an interview conversation and editing out portions that dont make sense. Finally, learning to find and add intro music really gives podcasts that professional touch. Advertise your services onoDeskoreLance. I pay people to do this for the podcasts I am setting up on Inspiring Innovators, and its a job that can definitely be done from your house.

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These ideas are basic. The money get you will get is minimal for the time involved and I value my time (REAL hourly wage) much more. There are some exceptions in the list though that gave me ideas.

@Tyler: Many of these are for people with no tech skills to easily pick up. If you have skills in the tech industry, it will be easier to succeed in this market.

Also, some of them are deceptively simple. For instance, lets say you spend 40 hours this month learning keyword research and posting 30 how to articles on eHow. And you make $20. You may think, Wow, fifty cents an hour. What a waste of my time. Except, next month, after the articles settle higher in Google, you make $40. A year from now, having done nothing else, you are making $100-$150/month. And assuming Google doesnt change their rules, you should continue receiving checks for years with no additional work.

This isnt imaginaryI know folks who have done this. Keyword research is straightforward to learn, and articles are simple to write most people just dont know this exists, or they think it couldnt possibly work for them, or theyre flat-out lazy. 🙂

Good post, Erica. You have provided a good list on how to make money online scam free. I would go for Help local businesses develop an online presence and Interview other people and sell the interviews as these options would help me to interact with other businesses as well as other businessmen. This is a good way to network yourself and make your own circle of friends which may lead to something better.

Very nice article helping people that just get started. It is important that people know that money can be made online. However it is more important to be doing than keep investing in the next get rich quick product.

Though many of these jobs are in the lower echelon of pay it will give a person ideas and the experience to make more money. From some videos I created in Camtasia for people that needed solutions, I actually has people contact me direct and make $95.00 an hour.

I charge that much as I deserve it, and also I prefer to work on my own business as an affiliate marketer. I find this better for me as it allows me to control more of my schedule and not get involved in price wars.

Good list. Some definitely good examples, if people really want to try. I think interview other people and sell the interviews will work the best. Or just build a website and post those interviews. I have managed a few websites where we interviewed people and those get a lot of visits from Google searches. For anyone out there willing to interview people I would recommend it, it will make you money.

Interesting to see wage deflation in web technology now occurring domestically (USA). Happening sooner and faster than I thought.

I agree with Pritesh: build relationships with real people first and foremost. Helping local businesses get online is rewarding in ways more than financial.

I do number 12 (Helping local businesses with their online presence).

I got laid off a few months back from my accounting job, (was already confident that I knew my way around the web, seo, web design, Google Adwords, etc.) and I offered my services to local businesses.

Im now 5 clients in and while I havent replaced my full-time salary yet, Ive been hanging in there.

Seriously, this is not hard to do, and you can outsource most of the work or anything you cant do.

Yes, Erica, this post may lead to more competitors for me, thanks alot! 🙂

Haha, but the truth is, there are so many cities out there, with so many small local businesses, there is room for folks who can get in there and make things happen.

I would be happy to answer any questions on this.

Another great way to earn income is to start your own blog and add google adsense to your blog.

Everybody should have their own blog or website now a days. And, everyone can earn money doing what they love. I have found that when you take your own hobbies, passions, and interest and turn them around to help others, you definitely earn any income you want.

The best part is-you love what you do. Do your research on wordpress, a hosting company, and pick a hypnotic website name and domain name. Then, just start blogging about a particular interest, hobby, or passion of yours. As you start doing this two things will happen. One-people are interested in your hobbies because you provided some kind of value in that niche. Two-youll soon discover what works, what doesnt work, and what people are after. Then, youll be able to put a spin on your niche and tailor it to what people want.

Remember to provide value in your niche. Dont make your blog ego-centric. People want solutions and answers, not what you did this morning. How to blogs, latest findings, current news, and entertainment are things people want. Take your hobby and spin them into a how to, latest finding, etc.

Thanks so much for this informative post! I have been trying to find a way to work from home ever since my son was born in 2003 and I just havent found the right fit yet. Ive dabbled in the VA thing and sold a few things on ebay. I am actually now starting a business (in its very early stages), but I would love to write articles for magazines as well.

Will do 4, 5, 8, and just may hire David in the near future. Thanks for the great post!

For those who are struggling financially, keep in mind one thing: youd be surprised how motivated and successful you are when you NEED to succeed. For example, Im self-employed. I NEED to succeed at being a virtual assistant, and I NEED to succeed at being a blogger, otherwise my husband and I dont eat! Let the desperation drive you. 🙂

Great list, Erica. I think Ive done the majority of these at one point or another. 🙂

Wonderful ideas! something for everyone whos willing to work not whine. Thanks for sharing the first steps!

Very informative read and those 20 points really do give a base on which to start earning good money online.

Most people unfortunately fall short of making a good income online beacuse they try to take too much information on board and then do not follow through on the required actions to make it happen, but if they act on at least some of these 20 points and you will start to make money in a resonably short space of time.

Great post. Im going to try Mechanical Turk and the ehow articles. Eventually, I will do a small niche website.

Happy Birthday enjoyed the post and granted your birthday wish with a digg. Going to have to give some of these a try. So many ways. Just pick one and do it.

I like the ehow one might have to be next months case study.

First, I would like to say, Happy Birthday!! Second, Awsome post!

Third, I see that I found your site not in error but fate. I finnaly found a human being behind a website. I do know NOW how people can truly make money online and I am extatic to get started. From reading your list of comments, some did not understand the meaning of being new to trying to make money online. How they say Just start a website or Blog. Some of us thought RSS Feed, Niche, Keyword Search,etc was greek. In otherwords, like me being a nurse it would be like a Dr. telling me to just run down and handle my brain surgery for me!LOL!!I did however find most of their websites informative as well enjoyable. Again, You are an ANGEL and I am looking forward to your next post!! I will keep you posted on my success.

Id definitely be interested in hearing more about the VA stuff where do you start? And about keyword research, finding a niche, discovering potential clients how do you go about those things?

Good starting list! I appreciate the idea of establishing a small income stream that may compound into substantial revenue in the future. The same principal applies to investing and anyone that believes there is not work involved or that you can get rich quick with little effort is greatly mistaken. I have owned/sold several successful businesses, none of which were built over night or the easy way long hours are mandatory for any business and you can forget about The Hourly Value of Your Time thats an employee mindset.

Second, I am interested in your experiment with 15, Interview other people and sell the interviews. Looking forward to reading further details about your experiment with that particular venture.

How refreshing it is to read an offer sharing so many creative ways to earn money online.It is especially nice to receive this information from someone we can trust. I too have been burned by online scams; so I apreciate your free offer to jumpstart those of us who see the benefit of this list.

I found all the writing ideas very helpful. I will be pursuing those because, as a writer, I feel I can be a valuable asset to those who may need assistance from a devoted and experienced scribe.

Great article on the basics for Internet beginners.

An Internet business can make all the difference in ones financial well being in this difficult economic time. Go for it.

Be able to do what you want to do when you want to do it!

Could you show me an example of a website that sells interviews.

I have an interview website coming out soon at (its not quite ready for launch yet, but will be soon!)

If youre signed up for my free business tips, youll get a notification when I launch the site.

Id like to try from No.8 and No.19, hope it does work.

Wow. I plan to investigate several. I already sell on eBay, but selling other peoples stuff can be iffy. Those I will look into are 13, 14, 16, 18, 19, & 20.

Those are some really solid ideas, Thanks so much for that. Im trying variations on 4 and 8. Ill let you know how it goes.

Id like to try from No.8 and No.19, hope it does work.

I am not techno-savvy as some of the people above, but the VA and the Mechanical Turk gigs interest me. Please publish more about these. Thaanks for the info! Great job and I digged it!

Thanks for this post Erica! Im actually in the process of looking for ways that I can supplement my current income and these are some really interesting ideas. Id like to learn more about: Help local businesses develop an online presence, Interview other people and sell the interviews, and Write articles for magazines or other publications.

Wow, this is a very useful article. Liked it very much and found it very usefulThanks a lot

Awesome article! noted down on notebook (same as yours!) Definitely will do it on my spare time. I am actually practicing how to sell affiliation products. After completing it, I will move on and try other methods to make side incomes too.

To add more to your twenty list, heres another article I found which is similar to yours, called 30 real ways to make money blogging Worth a look!

Thanks again, for sharing such an awesome list. Cheers.

Everyone thinks making a buck online is a cinch its not!

It took me some time to really master the whole write good content and they will come mantra.

I will say to anyone looking to make money online

if you want to be successful go all out, otherwise youll never reach your goals.

Going all out really takes some good tech skills in order to utilise your income. Finding a niche market is nigh on impossible if you are an absolute beginner. But lets not take a negative stance on this.

A friend of mine went around all the local antique stores, took notes of the antiques and photographs of them. He then published them on eBay. He became so busy that his wife has given up work to work with him full time instead. She works extra hours, but its more fulfilling than having an idiot boss breathing down your neck.

The reason for their success sheer determination and reasonable marketing skills.

Another friend found a burger bar, which served chilli burgers. He had never tasted these before and loved the taste of the chilli sauce. So he got in touch with the supplier, and supplied them with bottles and lables, and started taking orders from restaurants world-wide, through a little (very little) marketing savvy. He started 2 years ago and is now about to be bought out for over 1.2 million.

Are you catching my drift yet? To make things very blatant, you will not make a good income online, unless you are tech-savvy, or spend good money on good consultants. There are a million+1 blogs like this that give no real direction and are used purely to market others website and the ads that they carry (have a look all around this site!)

The way to make any money is initiative and hard work, and use the internet as no-more than a tool to utilise for that initiative. I really mean that. Its just a tool to help you in your endeavours.

You can do it, using some imagination.

You can stop reading now, unless you want another example ?

I recently gave some marketing tips to a bunch of local professional photographers who formed a company about 3 years ago. There are 7 of them and they were making around 400 a month (collectively). So I advised them to create a website, show their individual skills on the site, and start promoting themselves. (No no no, not the way you are already thinking!) The skills about their technical know-how, courses they can offer, and (very importantly) reviews of the latest equipment on the market.

I told them to get the review from the PR departments from the camera manufacturers, and the reviews were sent on a weekly basis from the manufacturers to this bunch. Next to the reviews, I then advised them to place adverts where a viewer can buy the equipment reviewed.

There income has gone from 400 to over 3000. At the cost of determination only, and no cash injection.

Now, do you get my point? And if you do, what is stopping you?

Oh, I just want to also add, Erica Douglass is very good at marketing, hence her main income is from sites like these. They are good sites, but the ideas given do not give a real income at all. Well done to Erica and I wish you well.

This is so good for all those folks who are wondering if its possible to make money online. You provide adequate proof that there are many legitimate ways to make money online and the $-amount simply depends on the desire and dedication.

Keep up the good work with your inspiration for others.

oops, Ive used the wrong email address for my avitar.

Great article. The eHow bit is legit, I have 32 articles I wrote about a year ago and get about $20 every month sent to my paypal account.

I recently started a new blog called Project DB9 and am literally trying every online way to make money I can get my hands on. I found this blog while doing research for some new ideas and signed up for Mechanical Turk. Its tedious but I will give it a shot for a week or so and post the results here for everyone to see.

Im trying the commission junction thingbut the problem is getting traffic to the ads.

I guess its too late to edit my name.supposed to be Natespost

Im looking into making some revinue online, I have a blog and Im trying to get a google adsense accoung. once thats approved I can start posting advertsiements to my blogs. Along with that im using amazon Mechanical Turk. I just started these two internet moneymaking tools, I guess next month I will make another comment and let everyone know how it works out for me!

While some of these are great ideas..others, like Mechanical Turk seem to take a lot of time for very little $. The eHow seems to work. Another suggestion while you are looking for work is to list your resume at sites that pay you when potential employers download your resume. They collect a fee and give you part of it. m even pays you when people youve


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@schroederbaker: Would like to know where your proof is about baking soda absorbing odors is a myth and please provide a link to the chemistry concerning the ability of sodium bicarbonate.Chemistry has proven sodium bicarbonate does neutralize acidic particlessuch as sour milk or your smelly sneakers. How? sodium bicarbonate is alkaline based.

But you are right, it doesnt absorb anything – it neutralizes. How does it do so? By its crystal surfacescoming in contact with acids-it reacts with acidic particles. Besides baking soda is not pure sodium bicarbonate. Its a mixture of odium hydrogen phosphate and potassium hydrogen tartrate. Its a compound.

Question being is how effective is it? In a frig it will also absorb water vapor which tends to make the powder crusty, hence less surface for the alkaline to neutralize the floating in the air acidic particles. Whether there is enough sodium bicarbonate to keep your frig sweet smelling is another story. Probably not totally. The chances of various acidic particles flying through the air to make contact with sodium bicarbonate is …….well, chancy at best.

Best way to use sodium bicarbonate aka baking soda as an odor eater is by direct contact, not indirect. Wanna remove those terrible odors from your cutting board? Make a paste 1:1 of baking soda and water. Scrub your board for sweet smelling success. Do your tennies smell like…… blah…….. sprinkle in some baking soda. Leave it for a while, then shake it out. Smells like a rose.

As for a frig, it will in all probability work if you place a dish of the baking soda powder in an air tight small container with the meat or fish or cheese over night. It will lessen the smell, but not totally get rid of every bit of it. Then change it out for the next 24 hours. Or place a dish in every closed container and on every shelf of the fridge.

Besides, if your frig smells that bad, try cleaning it at least once a month.

But is it true that is doesnt neutralize acidic particles – the reasons behind the smells you dont like? Nope. So where is your proof that is doesnt work as an odor eater.

Of course, you can dump a bunch of activated charcoal aka carbon like in filters of an aquarium into your fridge. But then it would be an expensive method anddisposal would definitely not be eco friendly.:)

I dont have to use baking soda in my new fridge we bought Summer 2014. The GE Cafe french door we have has a build in odor filter that you change about every 6 months.

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As for the GE odor filtration system, the frig uses charcoal. It does get expensive over time buying their replacement product. You can DIY much cheaper by getting charcoal separately (at any home stone, pet store, box hardware or online) and sticking it on your shelf in a container. Charcoal is carbon and absorbs moisture/odor from the air. They work in bathrooms, too. Even if you buy it in bulk, its cheaper than the charcoal replacement from GE.

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According to me,Torrentare the best place to download free cracked stuffs always including songs, softwares, videos, games etc. Depending upon the Country Restriction, hence today I am going to share somelist of top 5 popular Indian Hindi Torrent Sites of 2014. This will make ensure you to pick best Indian torrent sites and Hindi torrent websites. Here some websites require registration and some are not! So please try what you liked the most. Now find free hindi movie torrents unlimited

Well if you talk about downloading hindi movie torrents, you cant match better than Desidhamal. Its one of the most active desi torrent community and you will find all the movies torrent releases here instantly.

Well Desitorrents is my favorite private desi torrent site ever. Here you can download all new gigs of hindi movies and religious movie too. Note- This is either invitation based or donation based torrent site.

Another desi hindi indian torrent website where you can enjoy download Movies, Music, TV Serials and lot more stuffs etc. Though unlike other Indian torrent sites, this is not a free site.

This is quite new in the Hindi Torrent Sites and earned a good repo among everyone. Here you can find different torrents as per under different categories. I got amazed with its forums getting so many posts regularly.

BollywoodTorrents is the last one in this list. Now enjoy bolywood hindi torrents at this site and many more. Note- Bwtorrents is an invitation based private desi torrent site, or you can donate some money and grab a bollywood torrents invite.

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Before we begin our list of top torrent sites, let me break down this guide into download sites according to their popularity and no of the torrents. .

Before we begin our list of top torrent sites, let me break down this guide into download sites according to their popularity and no of the torrents. 5. EZTV.ag. EZTV is the best torrenting site that specialized to download TV Shows for free. Moreover, it is one of best torrent site for latest Bollywood movie

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Hey Mtae, Update this post, Many of the Torrents are not working that you have provided. Thanks!

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