On this Post you’ll find all the best ways to make money in your spare time whilst at university based on our own experience. We’ll keep adding new ways to this page so go ahead and bookmark it. And please do share your own ideas in the comments!
There are legitimate ways to make money online. The problem is that the real ways to make money aren’t “get rich quick” schemes.
1. Make a Niche Blog (or Website) and Use Affiliate Marketing
Affiliate marketing makes it possible for small blogs to stay in business. Rather than getting paid per 1,000 page views or per click—which is the traditional middle—affiliate advertising involves an advertiser paying an affiliate publisher (your blog) when it refers a paying customer.
2. Start Your Own E-commerce Website
One of the great opportunity to make money online is with an e-commerce website/store.
This is where you are selling physical products from your website. The most common (and hassle-free) way to do this is via drop shipping; where you simply take the orders on your website and use a third-party source that manufactures and ships the products for you.
They key thing you’ll want to do is focus on one specific niche and be a specialty store that just caters to that market,
3.Websites That Pay
Here are some legitimate websites that pay:
InboxDollars InboxDollars is great for earning some extra cash , since you’re going to be taking surveys, shopping, etc., so if you want to maximize your return, sign up. They also offer a search engine that pays you and you get $5 just for signing up.
Swagbucks Swagbucks is great for earning some extra cash. You can do a variety of things to make money, from taking surveys to using their search engine. You won’t get rich, but you will earn a few bucks.
4. Sell your skills
Fiverr is the best place to make money online for free. This website lets you offer any kind of services that you are good at and earn money from it. Getting started with Fiverr is easy, and it is designed for users like you who are willing to work from home and make money.
Upwork This is a one size fits all site for every Freelancer to replace the two separate sites, Elance and oDesk. You can find work here in any field
GURU Guru is a lesser-known site but still good for you beginner Freelancers. It’s got a little less competition than UpWork does, especially now they’ve merged two sites together. So, it can be good to get a little experience under your belt.
If you like to teach and have some free time, consider teaching English as a second language. EF, an online teaching company where you could earn up to $2,000 a month, making it a pretty great side-hustle.
VIPkid is another excellent service that connects North American teachers and tutors with students in China for one-on-one English lessons.
The application process is rigorous, but you could make between $14 and $22 an hour—not necessarily the most competitive, but still decent.
6 .Translation Work
If you need to make money now, translation work is a fairly underserved niche. You’ll need to be fluent in at least two languages to do this successfully. So if you’re bilingual or majored in a popular language in school, this may be a great money-making idea for you to try out.
7.Article Writing Service
Bloggers and webmasters are always looking for new and unique content for their blogs and websites. To become an article writer, all you need to good writing skills and you should be able to scout the internet to find the right information. This is one of the best ways to make money online without paying anything.
8. Start a YouTube Channel
You can monetize your YouTube channel by using their advertising system or sending your viewers to a website you’ve monetized in another way.
Once you’ve decided what kind of channel you’re going to start, it’s time to start creating. First, you’ll need to create a YouTube channel and think of a catchy name. Then, keep the following tips in mind:
Use a high-quality camera to record your videos
Experiment with different styles, formats, and editing techniques until you find one that gets the most traction
Optimize your video titles, descriptions, and images to get people to click
Create a consistent video publishing schedule, so followers know when to expect your content