Smart Money

How can I earn money online?



October 25, 2023

How Can I Earn Money Online?

Earning money online has never been more accessible. From tapping into the gig economy to selling products online, there are numerous options available for those looking to supplement their income through online avenues. 

Here we will explore a couple opportunities that allow you to diversify your income streams digitally:


With numerous platforms such as Upwork, Freelancer and Fiverr, individuals around the world can offer their services. From web and graphic design, writing and translation services, to marketing and programming, the freelance market caters to a variety of skills.

Online Surveys and Reviews

Why not dedicate a portion of this time to earning money completing online surveys and product reviews? Websites like Swagbucks, MyPoints, and Vindale Research offer paid surveys, and earning potential can be increased by signing up for several survey sites.

Selling Products Online

The eCommerce industry is booming. In Q2 2023, according to the Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce, the estimate of U.S. retail e-commerce sales for the second quarter of 2023 totaled $269.5 billion [1]. From large marketplaces like Amazon and eBay to crafting marketplaces like Etsy, the internet presents limitless opportunities for entrepreneurs. Whether it’s books, electronics, handmade goods, or second-hand items, the potential to earn is substantial.

Online Tutoring

Websites such as Chegg,, and Skooli offer opportunities for individuals with expertise in various subjects to earn money by tutoring students online.

Content Creation and Blogging

With platforms such as Medium, YouTube, and personal blogs, talented creators can produce blog posts, videos, podcasts, and more. Ad revenue, sponsored content, and Patreon support allow these creators to monetize their content. 

Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing involves promoting other people’s (or company’s) products and earning a commission if people end up buying them. Sites like or allow you to add your website to their network and potentially earn commissions based on sales, for example, driven by your website to another website.

Remote Work

Lastly, capitalizing on the advent of telecommuting opportunities is another way to earn money online. Companies are increasingly turning to remote workers for jobs that were traditionally held in office environments. Websites like SimplyHired and Indeed offer numerous remote working jobs such as customer service, data entry, and technical support roles.

Disclaimer: Yendo is not a provider of financial advice. The material presented on this page constitutes general consumer information and should not be regarded as legal, financial, or regulatory guidance. While this content may contain references to third-party resources or materials, Yendo does not guarantee the accuracy or endorse these external sources.