The Internet is a revolution in education, communication, and for workers. This post was composed on a WordPress website and you are reading it on the Internet. The Internet makes communication easier with email, social media or messaging. I went to graduate school via an online program – at the University of Wisconsin – Platteville.
The Internet has many ways to make money and this post lists 10 options. All are solid companies and positions, from website sales to Internet businesses for sale to basic transcription jobs. All are work at home jobs. There are even some options for our European visitors!
Option 1. Buy and sell a website on EmpireFlippers. From “About Us ‘, Empire Flippers has “..helped people buy and sell over $45 million dollars worth of online businesses and [we] continue to grow.” Empire Flippers is a Inc. 500 company and has a huge list of available websites for sale here: Available Websites
Source of image clip: Empire Flippers
Option 2. Buy an existing Internet business from USBusinessForSale. A quick look at listings on this site shows a Muslim social media website, a golfing supply website, a beauty supply website and many, many others.
Source of image clip: US Businesses For Sale
Option 3 HiredHand is looking for experienced, general transcribers or proofreaders.—seeking experienced, general transcribers or proofreaders who are available for work at home during normal business hours and occasionally during the evenings for rush jobs.
Source: Hired Hand
Option 4 Can you type well? Translate or transcribe? This company –— is a hiring platform for transcribers and translators. These are contact jobs and open to US residents only.
Source of the above: American Transcription Services
Option 5. Lionbridge works with some of the largest companies in the world including: Microsoft, Caterpillar, Porsche, Google and more. Lionbridge hires people for technical, sales, marketing, finance, HR, and administration positions. Many if not most of the positions are online.
Source of above: Lionbridge – Careers
Option 6. Looking for an entry-level job? Look at—This is a transcription company that hires beginning transcribers, real-time stenographers, and voice writers. US/Canada.
Option 7. Another site that hires inexperienced transcribers is—A platform for transcribers that accepts newbie typists. Training material(s) provided. Pays via PayPal and rates range from $5 to $20 US dollars. Workers get to select the positions.
Option 8. Interested in a variety of jobs that are work from home? WeWorkRemotely hires programmers, marketing, design, customer service and more. We Work Remotely states …”is the best place to find and list jobs that aren’t restricted by commutes or a particular geographic area.” Check out the hundreds of job listings.
Option 9. Europe has work at home options, too. America isn’t the only place to find remote employment. EuropeRemotely has a number of skilled positions, from stack developers to sysadmins.
Source: Europe Remotely
Option 10. Want something easier with fewer skills needed? Try Microworkers. Microworkers is an international platform that hires for short tasks. The tasks assigned to Workers and paid for by Employers are simple and quick, mostly completed in a few minutes, thus they are called “microjobs”. These tasks include data mining, data categorization, data tagging, data labeling, data matching, sentiment analysis…”
Bonus option Another position from Europe. Peopleperhour is a big employer in the United Kingdom. “PeoplePerHour is a global freelancer hub where you can get anything done from new websites built, hire virtual assistants to writing a business plan.”
Source: People Per Hour
This post is dedicated to Patti Riggs Hale, an acquaintance and fellow “work from home” blogger. Patti was a class act and I was saddened to learn she had passed a couple years ago. RIP, Patti. You did so much for the community. 😦 https://www.blythevillecourier.com/story/2084439.html
Dion D. Shaw, MSPM
Homepreneurs has no relationship with any of the companies listed and is not compensated or credited for any referral or otherwise.