Last 2 years has brought a revolution in the digital world. Now almost to do anything, you would need the help of the internet. People are now sitting at their homes and earning money using their desktops/laptops. Well, one need to be skilful to get a job in this field. A formal degree does not help much. If you are skilful, you can end up getting much higher salary than people with formal education and experience.
The best thing about online jobs is that you can do it from any place around the world. All you need is a laptop and an internet connection.
What are the Online Jobs You can do From Your Home ?
There are plenty of online jobs you can do to earn a living in India.
Almost all the companies have websites. You can offer them website development and earn a good amount in return. To those companies who are already having websites, you can offer them your services where you can make a few changes in their website and make it a better website from customers/reader’s point of view.
If you have SEO skills, you can provide SEO services to multiple clients online. Your SEO service may include link building, blog mentions, building Web 2.0 links, building social signals, creating link building report, spying competitors etc.
A good SEO knowledge is required. One can earn 200-1000 USD doing SEO job online.
If you are good at graphic designing, you can make Logos, Book Covers, Social Media design, banner ads, Facebook Timeline Cover, Youtube banners, T-Shirt designs, invitation cards, infographs, photoshop editing etc. There is a lot of requirement in these areas and one can easily make 300 USD in one month working from home by spending only 2-3 hours everyday.
If you are good at Copywriting, you can earn a decent amount of money online. Through Fiverr, you can earn 5 USD per article for an ordinary gig. You always have an option to add additional gigs and earn extra amount, say for delivering the article in one day. Other than Fiverr, you can also get writing projects from Skillpages, Quikr and some Facebook Groups.
You can also get handful of writing projects from LinkedIn. Clients from LinkedIn pays more than any other websites I have mentioned.
Websites to Get Jobs Online
Fiverr is one of the most genuine websites you can use to make quick bucks by offering your services to your clients.
There is an Indian version of Fiverr which has been recently launched – ruppr. I have not tried ruprr myself but I did get an invitation from them to use their website for online work.
Other than Copywriting works, you can also do Graphic designing, SEO, animation, writing and translation jobs etc.
Elance and Odesk has merged and since then they have become Upwork. It is another website where you can get a lot of online projects from foreign clients. More than 2 million freelancers have joined upwork and is currently earning their living using their skills on their leisure time.
How much You Can Earn from Online Jobs
Actually there is no limit to earning. Initially getting projects might be a bit painful but one thing is for sure, with some good reviews and ratings, one should be able to earn more than they get from their day to day job.