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Lvl 9: Top ProcrastiN8 Ways to Make Money on Your Computer

By Nate Zerambo

Last week we went over how to make money on your smartphone. This week, get out your computer or laptop because we’re going to turn that into a money-making machine. 8. Freelance (sell talent) Fiverr: create your own online “gig” store, customize price and offerings, what’s included, offer create different packages (up to 3 per gig) create extras/ add-ons set a max order amount FREE account 100% Konker: a Fiverr clone - create an affiliate commission for people to promote and sell your gig (default is 20%) limited options in extras/add-ons (limited to 3, unless you upgrade) Premium “Black” account is $37/month cannot make guaranteed delivery more than 5 days. Others: Upwork (previously e-lance), People Per Hour, Freelancer 7. Content Creation: Affiliate Marketing & Sponsorships (for your own site) Infolinks Chitika Niche related products and services Amazon, eBay Etsy if you sew, knit, draw, paint iTunes/Spotify if you write music 6. Take Surveys mTurk: academic surveys Prolific: a GLOBAL alternative to mTurk academic surveys Swagbucks, CashCrate, Inbox Dollars, Gift Hulk, InstaGC hard to qualify for surveys You answer demographic questions and it will only show you surveys YouGov: political polls and surveys, pays ~50 cents each. VERY HIGH $50 min cash out Branded Surveys (previously Mint Vine) recommend to do Daily Poll in Branded Surveys & Swagbucks *5. Review Apps, Products, & Services * CrowdTap short surveys about your consumption (do you drink beer? do you purchase fast food? when was the last time you purchased and ate Tide Pods?) get free home and food products to try out ApperWall write short reviews for Apple App Store and Google Play PlayTestCloud video review games, first impression commentary must take survey to qualify hard to get a spot because it fills up quickly UserTesting test website or app and give commentary Paid Amazon Reviews breaking the first rule of fight club Slice the Pie Mystery Call Shopping ARLLC look locally on Facebook groups, but beware of scams 4. Micro Jobs mTurk ClixSense NeoBux Clickworker Text Broker: create articles as a ghost writer and get paid to write. 0.7 cents - 5 cents per word, depending on the quality rating If writing a 2 page, 1000 word article, you’re looking at anywhere between $7-$50 per article Writers Domain Text broker clone with must submit sample and get approved to start working Scribie and TranscribeMe - transcribe audio OTranscribe Tool pause, play, rewind skip forward, and change playback speed on your keyboard PostLoop: post quality original content on forums lots of topics to choose from: gaming, music, health, sports, business, religion, politics, computers, earn $5-11 per hour, depending on writing speed 3. Search Bing Rewards -Microsoft is so desperate to get you to use their search engine instead of Google that they literally bribe you with gift cards, xboxes, and computers Qmee browser plugin displays ads during searches from websites (Google, Youtube, Amazon, eBay, any place there’s a search bar) -must CLICK ad to get paid. -both instant payment/approval and instant cash out. LOW min $1 look at Qmee subreddit to find what keywords to use each week to earn Swagbucks and Inbox Dollars search tool bar chance to earn points/money for each search, completely RNG though. You might get a bunch of points. You might get nothing. You’re not guaranteed any points after “x” amount of searches either. 2. Teach Something (sell knowledge) VIPKid, Tutor English for Chinese students, browser based, webcam required No Chinese knowledge required Nice Talk same as above but on a mobile app paid per hour Palfish paid per minute Masterclasses and e-books Udemy E-Junkie, Shopify 1. Watch Videos Make sure ad blocker is off! Swagbucks autoplays, sometimes freezes though fills meter 10% per video, so 10 videos for 1 SB ($0.01) PerkTV (code:990af73b) solve captcha about once per hour recommended app trailers Mon, Wed, Fri cash out 1-2 tabs in different browsers InstaGC Watch 4 windows at once Instant Giftcards Volkno watch movie trailers in 3 rounds: Hot or Not, Emoji, Tag it. Also comment, rate, and demand it Instant “erupt” in your inbox Earnhoney window must be open, does not work in separate tab or window only good if you’re AFK or on a spare computer Engageme.tv -many different partners (GrindaBuck, PrizeRebel, EarnCoins.GG, InstaGC) -captchas too often? As a bit of a disclaimer and in order to keep things transparent, some of the links provided are referral or affiliate links. You can use my referral code for bonus points to start. A new Oxford University study shows that a 3-day weekend leads to more productivity (Blog Post) Thanks to Wayne Weil (the same guy who did my intro) for once again lending his voice acting talents. Follow him on Twitter @WayneWeil

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