There are some simple ways to make an extra buck that you could be taking advantage of. If you have a bit of extra time, there is relatively no upfront costs. If you have a lot of time, and some genius, you could be the next hottest thing alongside Myspace, Facebook and Groupon. Some computer programming skills would help or a good friend who possess them.
Here are top five ideas to make money. How much you give will determine how much you get. All you need is a computer and an internet connection.
1-Blog. If you love to write, then this will be ideal for you. There are several good advertising networks and blog networks that will make your life simple. You will want to but an RSS feed on your page so people can join and check for your most current posts.
2-Take Surveys. This is ideal for those who like math and statistics. You can earn money from your talents. There plenty of marketing research companies that let you select from the topics that interest you. All you do is sign up for free, and they will send you a list.
3-Social Network. It’s the newest form of socializing and advertising for free. The world is becoming virtual, and social networking it a necessity for a lot of businesses. You can actually get paid for contributing. This happens when you get other people interested. It might be a good place for those natural-born sales people.
4-Online Poker. Seriously. I don’t say this because I am pro gambling. Nor am I against it. You don’t even necessarily have to gamble. The way you make money is by signing up. Then you get a bonus. This is because there is a lot of competition for online gambling.
5-Stock Photography. This is a fun and brilliant way to get some extra bucks if you are really keen on the arts. Maybe you hadn’t realized you could earn some money online. Take your best photos, make sure they look really good, and upload them to a stock photo site. Stock photos are in high demand. Photos are sold cheaply to businesses, and you get a percentage of the selling price.