Today many people are resorting to the internet to make money. There are various ways of making money from the net. Without any further ado let’s see what the top five money making ideas are that you can effortlessly use to earn some extra bucks. Earning that extra money depends on how much efforts you put in and if that is your full time occupation.

Getting paid to write online

One of the easiest ways is to get paid to write online. There are various aspects to this and for that reason we will only consider ‘writing to get paid for someone else’. It is more or less associated with ghost writing. When you write for someone else, you mostly lose the copyright on that particular content. However, there are many people who are involved in ghost writing and do not care about the copyright etc.

There are can be a various reasons for this. One of the most prominent reasons is that the ghost writer either wants to get paid for his writing or is in need of money. That is why he gives more importance to earning rather than keeping the copyright with him.


The term freelancing is a very wide one and can be associated to any work that is done at one’s own will, as a hobby, passion or even as a means of earning money. There are no limits to what you can do as a freelancer. Writing articles, selling your photographs, selling your artwork, etc. are some of the ways by which you can earn money. If you are interested in photography, you can sell your pictures along with the copyrights.

Such efforts attract a lot of money. There is also a good demand for various artworks, especially in graphics designing. So, if you think you can create sellable graphics, the world of opportunities is open for you.

Web designing

Web designing is one such field related to the internet that has no end. The need to have something new and exciting will always remain. To add to that everyone wishes to have the online presence for their business. That is why people are always on the lookout for templates and themes that suit their needs.

So if you think you have the creativity and the ability to cater to the needs of such people, you have endless opportunities. But yes remember, designing is not the only part of that. You also need to have a sound sense of computer coding. If you think you can do that, why not give it a try?

Offering services

These days, webmasters need people to work along with them to make their tasks easier. The need for a certain web site to have a support system is very essential for the credibility of that site. Therefore, many webmasters hire people who offer their services as a support staff.

There is always a need to have Web Content Management System (CMS) like Joomla or Drupal. The job can be as simple as adding a script. It can be as complicated as setting up a full-fledged web site and configuring it as well. Whatever be the level of the job, what you must know is how web coding is done.

Earning from YouTube

One of the probably least exploited ways is earning from YouTube. There is a huge potential in earning from YouTube. What you need to be a performer in any way that can bring out the uniqueness in you. If you can express yourself in any way and if you think video can be one of the modes, YouTube is waiting for you.

If you can compose your own pieces of music, if you have made any films or short films, you can earn well from YouTube. You can upload your videos on your page. Your revenue stream will be the ads that are displayed on the page. You can try with some of your best stuff to stand higher chances of earning.

I hope these tips will bring you on track to earning handsomely.

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