The web has made it possible for anyone with a trusty and reliable laptop to make an income on the side, with just some clever ideas and a bit of determination.
They say that when one door closes, another opens. Well this couldn’t apply more right now than it does in the employment field. There has been unprecedented change in various career fields but none like in the tech world. Today numerous job titles and career fields exist that didn’t exist just a few short years ago. See some of these below. Agree? Disagree? Tell us below in the comment area.
1. Graphics Service Provider
This online job will never cease to be popular because all websites need graphics in them. Whether as part of a logo or a site-wide design — graphics power the entire element. If you have graphic design skills, education or simply talent, parlay this into income by offering yourself up those who need it the most which are small business owners, blog owners, local merchants, friends, family and so on. You could make good money as a graphic service provider, try it today.
2. Social Media Assistant
This new career field is exploding and making tremendous waves all across the web. Are you skilled in organically growing a Twitter or Facebook account? Then you’re in demand. Small business owners and retailers all across the US are looking for you and willing to pay handsomely for your skills. Make it known across your inner circles that you’re available and looking to take on extra clients. The more you put yourself out there and get known as the go to person in your field, the more clients and money you will make.
3. Blog Designer
Everyone has heard of a website designer but what they haven’t heard of too much is a blog designer. That’s where you come in to educate them on the matter. A blog designer is someone who is proficient in the various blogging platforms out there such as WordPress and knows how to successfully manipulate the software. There are certain elements in a blog that are different than on a traditional site and therefore require a different set of skills. The better you are and more specialized, the higher an income you will be able to command.
4. Sell Something Online
Are you the crafty type? Maybe you make beautiful handmade soap on the side or you can bake delicious pastries like Martha Stewart. Whatever you make, you can sell. And why not sell it online via your very own web shop. Hire someone to create a web shop for you and then use your laptop to make money on the side with your awesome handmade creations.
5. Help Others With PC Problems
If you know your CPU from you RAM then you might have a very promising side job as a PC helper or assistant. Let all your family and friends know that you’re available to assist with computer issues and then charge accordingly. Also if you take it a step further and specialize in something such as PC security, this will only up your earning potential.
There you have it. Five excellent ways to make money with your laptop. Pick the one that suits your abilities and experience the best then get to cracking with your marketing to bring in the dough.
Guest post by Missy Diaz who writes for http://www.nofaultinsurancequotes.org and often dishes on ways to make money with insurance related products.
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