As a part of the millennial generation you must spend hours in front of the web either chatting away with your friends or watching online movies and doing other unproductive tasks. What if those hours could be spent into doing something that will earn you hard cash? Here are some of the ways with which you can earn yourself pocket money.
Internet is an indispensable source of information that provides you with tons of information about various objects in this world. For students, it is akin to a large encyclopedia which can be accessed from anywhere and anytime to obtain all sorts of information. However, the existence of web has helped many to obtain new ways of earning money. For students, it is now easier than ever to earn their pocket money by using the various methods provided by the internet. If you have spare time, here are some of the jobs that you can undertake to earn money for yourself and that too without putting any initial investment of money. All that these jobs require is a good amount of time and a little application of your brain.
Here goes the list:
Young students who are good at studies and want to use their academic talent for the good of others can use online tutoring as one of the methods to earn on internet. There are sites where you can register as a teacher, and there are many online educational based companies that need students to offer their teaching services online. You can seek such educational companies and after proving your credibility as a teacher can offer teaching services online. Once you have cleared the basic assessments to act as an online tutor, you will get hired by the online tutoring company. Some of the sites that offer this service include tutor.com, wiziq.com, tutorvista.com and others.
The web is a wonderful source of information. But without all the content that lies on the web, you wouldn’t have been able to use it for your own good. Most of this information is written by writers, also known as bloggers or content writers. If you have got good writing skills and a way with words then a job as content writer is the best fit for you. As writing skills are a result of continuous reading, students should read new stuff regularly to learn new styles of writing. You can earn a decent income from this online job. Most of the freelance websites such as writerlance.com accept freelancers for publishing their articles.
Did you know spending hours at gaming can actually earn you some extra cash? College goers find playing games as one of their best hobbies. Many are addicted to it so much that they spend day and nights just sitting in front of their laptop or computer and doing nothing but playing online games. For such hard core gamers, companies are providing opportunities to make money as a game tester. It is one of the best online jobs that one can apply to. There are online advertising companies that use their gaming websites to attract people by giving cash and rewards to play games. Some of the most popular online gaming websites are gsn.com, gamesville.com and zapak.com.
Every college student possesses some unique skill set and based on that they make money online with microjobs websites. Micro tasks include works like review writing, blog commenting, social networking sites and forum posting amongst others. These websites are a good place to start with and they could expand their knowledge and experience from there.
Contributor: Saurabh Tyagi