Getting a job in Nigeria and making money online is looking like the only sure escape. There are a lot of ways you can make money from the internet and trust me, no one person can explore the options.
You can make money online as a student or teenager. A lot of the ways require only worth of efforts and the ability to create good content, while some others you can make investments to cash out.
How To Make Money Online Without Paying Anything In Nigeria
A lot of methods I will share here do not need you to make any investments, however, nothing is totally free.
You will have to spend on data, courses and tutorials and some other things we can tag miscellaneous.
If you are looking to make money fast, you can scroll to the other options. Blogging is one of my most interesting ways of earning from the internet, and it also takes a lot of effort.
All you need to do is get trained, set up a blog, publish content, generate traffic and monetize.
Ways of Making Money From Your Blog
A few ways of making money as a blogger include:-
You can display adverts on your website and make money from clicks and impressions. Some of my favourite ad networks include Google Adsense, MGID, Taboola and Adskeeper.
You can make good money from affiliate marketing too. We will discuss it in the third subheading.
People can pay you to publish about them on your blog. People can approach you based on traffic or get backlinks to their own websites or blogs.
You need to increase domain authority, page authority and traffic.
This involves the selling of information related products. They can come in the form of ebooks, audio, videos and others.
Display of ads
You can also make good money from displaying ads on your website. Advertisers will reach out to you based on your website traffic.
There are a lot of ways to make money from your blog, but a lot of factors determine. You need to work hard and put in a lot of effort.
Work on improving your DA, PA, Alexa ranking and general website traffic.
There are a lot of Nigerians making good money from freelance writing on Fiverr, Upwork and other websites.
It is not as easy as it sounds. Knowing how to write is easier than getting clients and you will need to learn how to work on any platforms you choose.
With affiliate marketing, you make money from referring buyers to sellers of products and services.
One of the popular affiliate marketing platforms for Nigerians is Expertnaire, however, you need capital to start.
There are several other platforms you can sign up for like Amazon, Jumia, Konga and others. You can even sign up for individual brands to promote their goods and services.
Forex Trading simply means trading in foreign currencies. You can use dollars as a base currency to trade pounds and make money as one increases.
To succeed as a Forex trader, you need to master the art of predicting currencies and when they will rise.
I already have an article on making money from Luno. A cryptocurrency, crypto-currency, or crypto is a digital currency designed to work as a medium of exchange through a computer network.
It is not reliant on any central authority, like the government or a bank, to uphold or maintain it.
Now let’s forget all the Wikipedia grammar, cryptocurrencies like regular money we use do increase and decrease in value.
Ways of Making Money From Cryptocurrency
Some of the ways of making money from crypto include:-
Trading of coins
You can make money by trading cryptocurrencies. Of course like Forex trading, you also need to receive proper training.
If you have money in the bank, you can decide to move them to a crypto wallet, buy coins and store them for some time.
Stable coins like Bitcoin and Ethereum are okay for someone who doesn’t have much knowledge, and you can keep them for as long as you want.
It is similar to buying shares.
You can also make money from scalping coins. It is also available in Forex trading, where you leverage on little changes in coin prices and make money.
If you are very good with anything, including cryptocurrency, you can create a blog, YouTube channel or possible produce digital contents to teach others and make money.
You can decide to do it for a price or possibly to make money from ad networks, sponsors, etc.
Like almost every other way of making money online, there are no limits to how much you can make from crypto or the methods. There is also the crypto arbitrage which I won’t be discussing in this article, you can follow our social media to know when it’s dropped. I’m working on the article, already.
You can develop more methods and of course, make some cool cash.
With information marketing, you make money selling knowledge. Assuming you know how to make money from a fish pond and you feel others would love to know it, you can decide to put it together as a podcast, video, ebook or even simply a Whatsapp message and sell.
All you need to do is make the right audience see it, and they can pay to get the knowledge.
It can be something health-related, finance or even simply travel tips. Just anything you know, that you think I’d love to know can make you money.
I won’t need to explain YouTube a lot, but vlogging or Youtubing simply means making money off YouTube.
It means uploading videos to YouTube (your vlog) and monetizing the channel.
There are a lot of ways to make money from the platform aside from the regular Google Adsense, and you can refer to the blogging I talked about earlier.
There are several ways of making money online without needing to invest (a lot), and I shared only these seven.
If there are any ones I missed you’d want to know about, you can drop them as questions below.
All it takes is consistency and the proper knowledge, and you can be creating a lifetime career path for yourself.