6 ways to earn money online with a laptop during the COVID-19 period. You don’t need to have any technical skills, product, inventory, or money to invest. I believe you do have got a laptop, an iPad, or a desktop computer on hand. That’s all you need. Dead simple and easy to get started.
Okay, let’s jump straight in and you will be surprised how easy to make money anywhere in the world as long as you have an internet connection. I am going to recommend this established website called Up Work where freelancers can look for jobs. At Up Work, even if you don’t have any technical skill you will also be able to find entry-level ways of making money on-line.
As long as you have a computer or laptop, just let the fingers do the work. Data entry is nothing more than typing in the information provided by the clients. It may be boring and it’s not going to pay much compared to someone who can write a web application. However, during your free time if you just want to make some easy money from home and don’t want to put in much brain work or effort. You can give this a try. Spend some time looking through the various offers, depending on the complexity of the assignment, most of the rates are above the minimum wage.
Once the clients at Up Work started to know you better in term of your capability and delivery commitment, you may be able to get regular assignments and or a better rate. This is one simple ands easy way to start a side hustle.
Customer Support Specialist
How about be a Customer Support Specialist? If you have a pleasant voice or prefer talking on the phone helping to solve problem instead of banging at the computer keyboard. Is this your cup of tea? The company will link you up whenever a support service is required by diverting the call to you.
The company will provide basic training and usually be given a script on what to say as well as common FAQ. Nowadays, it is also common to find chat support. Here instead of talking, you chat by typing out the answer and response to email.
This one may need some brain work and listening skill. The clients will send you video or audio files of a recent event or seminar and you literally transcript word for word onto papers. Cool, right. Some may even request that it be translate into foreign languages. The rate shall be based on the length of the audio/video files such as a dollar per minute and the type of content.
The task here is to assist in making or arranging appointment, replying to emails, co-ordinating with other members in a team reporting to the project manager. This may be a part time or full time job where you have the liberty of working from the comfort of your home and be with your kids. The advantages come from saving on traveling cost and time, meals and work clothes.
Over at Up Work, you may search under editing and proofreading. There are countless jobs available and depending on the complexity such as video editing, the rate are pretty attractive.
Every company would want to be associated with a logo to brand itself. It can be complicated to create graphic if you are not familiar with expansive software package like Adobe Photo Shop. However, in the market, there are many simpler and less expensive software. For example, I created my website logo using Laughing Bird – Creator 7. Not too bad looking right? There are a variety of templates available to choose from. You may also create a set of graphic and sell it on the Envato market.
Listed above are only some of the many possibilities of making money on-line. I think these are easiest tasks that you can start to put your hands on to grow a side hustle in this difficult period.
Keep cool. Keep well and stay safe.