Side Hustles are jobs you do on a part-time basis to earn more money. If you already have a full-time job which isn’t rewarding, then a side hustle is what you need to achieve your financial goals. In starting a side hustle, you must be committed to making it grow. A few hours per day every week is enough to make it successful. Moreover, you will need to choose a side hustle that best fits your skillset. With that being said, let’s dive into the lists of hustles where you can make money from.
START A BLOG
If you know how to blog and have something to blog about, you can monetize your work. There are many ways to make money from blogging. Some of these include affiliate marketing, product sale, and advertising. In starting a blog, you will need to be creative in the quality of content you give to your audience. You’d also like to focus on a niche. The mistake most people make in starting a blog is by writing whatever comes to their mind. Find a niche, focus on it and give great content and you will see your audience coming back for more.
SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER
Almost everybody and every business are on social media. If you have an amazing social following and create a personal brand for yourself, you can make money by being a social media manager for companies that want to have a social media presence.
You could offer your services to businesses that need someone to manage and post lots of content on their social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat or Twitter for a contracted monthly fee. This is a lucrative side hustle you can make money from, no matter where you live.
Creating online courses is a new and growing trend.
If you have a particular skill, you can create training material, usually, a video that teaches others that skill. Thereafter, you can upload that course onto an online learning platform where will you will be paid royalties for the use of the material.
Udemy is an example of such a platform. Skillvercity.com is also a proposed platform for freely sharing or selling online courses.
COMPUTER OR PHONE REPAIR
Computer or phone repair skill is very useful in this day and age where everyone has a phone, a computer or both. If you know how to fix computers or phones, you can earn some side cash doing so. Also if you get stuck on a certain problem, there are troubleshooting videos online on YouTube that could help.
Many organizations provide computer training both online and offline. If you don’t have the skill, but you have the passion, its advisable to learn as it will help you to achieve your financial goal. Study.com has a list of free online computer repair courses. Check them out.
If you have passion and skill, writing can be a source of lucrative income. You could offer your services as a content writer. Jobs exist constantly for writers if you know where to look as most businesses online need copywriters. Suggestively, Join content writing groups on Facebook, this way you will meet like minds.
Events, whether wedding (traditional, Muslim, or Church), naming ceremony, get-togethers will never go out of fashion. If anything, there is more and more importance attached to these ceremonies, and as a result, people are seeking the services of an event planner.
If you have the skills and passion of an event planner, it could earn you lots of cash on the side.