Technical writing, although more demanding, certainly pays more. You can help students polish their essays and theses. You can help business owners polish their business plans and reports to increase their chances of getting a loan. In relation to that, technical writers are also often employed online to edit, revise, and proofread technical documents.
Starting up this kind of business is easy. Again, you’ll need your own website. Next, you need to establish your credentials as well as upload samples of your works. Thirdly, you need to advertise diligently. It wouldn’t hurt to contribute your articles for free at the start. This is simply to gain more exposure for you as a writer. You can also publish a blog so that people will be more familiar with your writing. In time, you’ll be well-known and you won’t have to look for clients because they’ll be the ones to look for you instead.
Affiliate Marketing Business
You won’t have to pay for membership or any other fee for that matter if you wish to join an affiliate marketing program. You do, however, have to meet certain requirements before you’ll be accepted.
For one thing, all affiliate market programs require their marketers to have their own website and blog. Furthermore, the main topic for the said site must be relevant, if not directly related, to the products or services offered by the merchant.
As an affiliate marketer, it is your job to consistently upload website content that would encourage your readers to perform the desired action. This can be something as simple as visiting the merchant website, subscribing to their newsletter, or purchasing a product. In return, you earn commissions from each and every resulting action.
These three are naturally not the only ways for you to startup your own home based business for free. Browse the Internet and you’re sure to find more ways to make money online.