Since the corona (COVID-19) entered into our lives in March 2020 everything has changed. We look at our life differently and most of us realize that something needs to change. Some of us lost our jobs and others had time to stop and figure out if the place they are today is right for them.
The world is changing, and we are learning the change right now! The opportunity to start a business from home is a natural option with no need for a college degree or complicated inquiries. All you need is a computer and an internet connection and …. that’s it!
it will be surprising to know that you may work fewer hours than your former job and make more money from home.
Among all the suggestions for starting an online business in 2020, it is difficult to choose the ones that are worth trying.
Let’s find out together what choice is appropriate for you.
Become a Fiverr freelancer and sell your services
This is the easiest and fastest way and there is no need to invest money. If you are good at digital marketing, have training as a project manager, skilled with writing or use Photoshop, you can sell your services as a freelancer on Fiverr freelance platform at the international level. For example, you can sell a logo design or the community management of a website. You can very well do this activity full time or as an income supplement in parallel with your business project.
Become a writer or translator
Still in freelancing, you can very well offer your web writing or translation services. This is one of the best ideas for starting a business if you love to write, or a business idea that you can do alongside another. For example, on Fiverr, many international companies are looking for translations or article localization. So, you may find it easier to get orders. Provided, of course, that you have a good command of the language to ensure the quality of the translation and to receive the right advice!
Today, blogging remains a profitable business. It’s a brilliant way to make money online by sharing your knowledge and interests. However, you need to have the right strategies in order to have a steady income.
Sell your creations on Shopify or Etsy
If you are more of the creative and DIY type that you like to create your own jewelry, objects or decorations, you can very well sell your creations on the Esty platform or you can create your own eCommerce business, thanks to Shopify.
Start affiliate Marketing
Affiliate marketing is the principle by which a site selling products or services offers partners to promote their products for a commission.
This is a simple, fun online business idea with the potential for passive income, as long as you already have some visibility or plan to build it.
Become an influencer
Although it takes time, you can also become an Instagram or YouTube influencer and then receive money with product placements made on your network.
Start coaching online
Do you like sports? Are you a management expert or a nutrition professional? Coaching is a superb idea for internet business. Coaching is like training, but much more personalized and extensive. You will really follow the person and help them make the right decisions, be there for them on a daily basis.
Become a YouTuber
YouTube being one of the most watched platforms on the internet, becoming a video maker can be very profitable if done right.
Become a Podcaster
Podcasting is booming and it’s one of the most promising distance business ideas on this list. Podcasters make money from affiliate marketing and sponsored content. However, those who have numerous listeners can join podcast advertising networks.
Sell drop shipping products
You don’t need a revolutionary Steve Jobs or Elon Musk business idea to be an entrepreneur. So, you can start an online drop shipping store and sell quality products that you find from suppliers, often in China. It is one of the most profitable business creation ideas if you know how to promote your products well and choose quality products and suppliers.