Online Business Ideas You Can Do During this corona virus Quarantine
Right now, travelling, lifestyles, parties, sports, and so many other activities no longer matter. We all just want to breathe and survive from the global pandemic (COVID19) that has claimed so many lives already. Governments, to keep their countries safe, have placed travel bans on several countries and further encouraged Social Distancing. Businesses are closing down, and so many people are going out of jobs. But then, we all definitely need money to survive. This is why you should consider online businesses that you can do from the comfort of your home. And if you have been wondering what business to do online, below are a list of online business ideas you can do during this corona virus quarantine.
Without reasonable doubt, everyone is busy searching online for information. People are taking solace in their gadgets during this COVID-19 quarantine period. This is why you should venture into blogging. The need for print newspaper and magazines are highly decreasing and online formats are just the way to go. If you play your cards well, you can earn real money through affiliate marketing and placements of adverts.
To start a blog, you only need to carve out a niche for yourself, pay for a domain name, the host, and design your site. If you think it would be a bit difficult creating contents for your blog site, then you might want to reach out to The Ready Writers for content services. You can start your journey to being a blogger by hosting your domain through Hostgator.
Of course, everyone has an area of speciality. But then, how do you make money through your skills during this COVID-19 quarantine? Well, the answer is glaring enough. There are numerous online platforms to earn money from doing soft skills like typing, desktop publishing, editing, graphics design, writing, and so much more.
Some of the sites where you can render these services and earn include Upwork, Freelancer, Guru, Toptal, PeoplePerHour, and several others.
There are millions of people searching online for various ‘How-To’. People are looking to learn several skills such as web designs, writing skills, cooking skills, and so on.
A course can sell up to $20k depending on how trendy it becomes. The most common Websites where you can sell your courses, however, are Udemy.com and Teachable.com. These two sites also provide counsels on ways in which you can create the courses.
All you need is the internet and a good video camera. Your phone or your laptop’s front camera can even serve the purpose.
If you already own a store and worried about sales during this COVID-19 quarantine, then you should consider starting an online store. Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon runs his business online, and he is still one of the richest men in the world. If online stores like Jumia and Konga are still thriving in Nigeria, then it is evident enough that yours won’t be different. More importantly, now that people consider physical marketplaces a threat to safety against the corona virus pandemic.
You can easily start your online store using Shopify.
These and several others are various online business ideas you can do during this corona virus quarantine.
Chima Rachael J.