The real super heroes of the 21st century are the women around us. The women who take care of their families and manage everything well.
I believe that management courses like MBA were inspired from women who’re superb managers. From being beautiful home makers to being at the top spots in success stories, women have it all.
This post is dedicated to all the women out there who are living a ‘roller-coaster’ life. I’ve seen my mother living that life and I know what it means.
According to a recent study, 79% women prefer working from home rather than going for 9-5 jobs. And a lot of these women have NAILED IT by working from home.
How would it be like if every woman works from home and makes money to support her family?
How would it be like if women stay with their children and make extra cash that can be used by them for shopping? It’s going to be awesome, right?
We call such mothers Work At Home Moms. Every woman can be a WAHM by doing the following. These ways are tried and tested by several successful mompreneurs who are doing miracles online:
1. BLOGGING FOR MOMS
Blogging is one of the best ways to work from home. A blog tells so much about you. You can reach out to a number of people and help them by providing valuable information through your blog.
Mom Bloggers who blog in niches like parenting, adoption and home schooling are highly influential and credible because of the authenticity in the information that they provide.
You can start off a blog for free at SiteRubix.Com and monetize it to make money. But, before that you must know what you want to blog about. This process is what we call Niche Selection.
A niche is nothing but a group of people with common interests and mind sets. These people can be your target audience for your home based business. You should select a niche that you are passionate in.
I’ve seen mothers blogging in the following niches and they are doing really well in them too:
- Working from home
- Kids Clothing
There are blogs like coolmompicks.com who receive over 100,000 page views a month. That’s HUGE!
You can reach that number too and earn some really good money from home.
2. GRAPHIC DESIGNING FOR MOMS
Mothers are usually very creative. They’re unbeatable when it comes to dressing up children or making food that doesn’t only taste good but looks beautiful too.
If you like designing and you’ve done any form of graphic designing before, you can work as a graphic designer. Graphic Designing is not very difficult and once you get acquainted with the basics, things become really smooth.
If you’re not really into graphic designing, you can go for a free tutorial on YouTube or go for Canvas free tutorial.
Canva.Com is a superb site where you can design almost everything. They’ve simplified the designing process and the features that they’ve put up on their site, are mesmerizing!
You can also work as a graphic designer on any of the following websites and make some good cash:
3. PHOTOGRAPHY FOR MOMS
Everyone who holds a DSLR in hand ends up falling for photography. I’m saying this because I remember acting like a pro photographer the day my friend asked me to cover his engagement. I ended up clicking everything apart from him and his fiancée.
But, nevertheless, you can go for photography and earn some good money online. Being a mother, you can go for:
- Food Photography
- Baby photography
- Baby Fashion
My aunt is a part-time photographer and she makes over $1000 a month from it. She works in the food photography niche and earns the money from selling her photos on websites like:
4. TELEMARKETING FOR MOMS
I thought of this way when I saw my mother chatting with her sister for over 1 hour. Mothers usually spend their time talking on phone or connecting to their loved ones through social media.
What if the same time can be invested in telemarketing for a company?
Yes, if you’re good with talking to people and you have good command on your local language, you can go for telemarketing.
These are the best sites where you can apply for telemarketing jobs:
5. FREELANCE WRITING FOR MOMS
If you have a flair for writing then you can go for it as a freelancer. It’s very common to see people selling 500-word articles for $10 each.
These articles are niche specific and are on high demand on the internet. Top bloggers & companies usually outsource their work from sites like Fiverr and FreeLancer.
If you’re good with writing, you can definitely go for writing articles on sites like:
Or you can go for article writing for revenue sharing sites. This option is way better because the articles that you would write would give you long-term cash flow and it would be completely passive after some time.
When you write articles for revenue sharing sites like InfoBarrel, all the money that they make for the time to come gets into your bank account.
They integrate your articles with AdSense ads. You’d make money through your articles through the clicks or impressions that your articles would receive.
Best article writing sites:
6. WORK AS A VIRTUAL ASSISTANT
You can work as a virtual assistant and get paid for doing simple tasks for others like content creation, keyword research, designing, web development, data entry and more.
The best sites to work as a virtual assistant include:
7. DATA ENTRY JOBS FOR MOMS
Data Entry is one of the simplest jobs that are done online to make money. Data Entry jobs consume some time and at the same time pay good.
All you require to do data entry jobs is a computer, internet connection, and a good typing speed.
The best website to do data entry work are:
If you find any new data entry site then you must check its review before joining otherwise it may waste your time & money. You can find many such data entry jobs & review of these sites on MoneyConnexion.
8. WORK AS A TRANSCRIBER OR TRANSLATOR
A transcriber converts audio recordings into typed documents. The audio recordings are usually in the form of recorded interviews that are to be transcribed into text documents.
So, in order to work as a transcriber, you should have a good typing speed, which can be developed with practice.
You can check out SpeakWrite for more.
You can also work as a document translator at Abercap.com
9. SELL ITEM THAT YOU DON’T USE
Home makers usually know about each and everything that is present in their homes. If you would take a 2-minute break and have a look at your storeroom or cup board. I’m sure that you’d discover tons of things that you and your family doesn’t use any more.
When my mother looked around our house, she could find the following:
- A toaster
- A heater
- A side table
- Music System
She clicked pictures of these things and uploaded them on Ebay. She was able to sell these things off within a week and it made her over $260. That’s not a bad deal, right?
The best sites to sell things off are:
You can also sell text books online.
These are a few things that you can do to make money online from home.