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Make Money From Home – It’s Possible

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With social media evolving, technology advancing and online stars rising, the ability to start a career from your computer screen is becoming more and more common. There is now an increase of jobs and career paths which are available for those looking for a job within their personal space. If you’re computer savvy and have an interest in pursuing a career in the comfort of your home, then have a look at some options below to make money online.

Web Development

Helping behind the scenes may be the best route for some. Web development and designing is great for those with a creative mindset and also the knowledge and skills of using the internet and different softwares. Helping build and maintain a website can get you in all the right areas as it opens different pathways in the future to progress, whilst still being part of a company.

Social Media Jobs

Social media jobs are always going to be around now in the 21st century for any business that is trying to progress. Whether it is their own personal website as stated above, their business accounts or personal social media accounts, it is important to create a good social media presence. For many companies, they need to have a running customer service social media team who will be able to answer queries online. By having this availability from home means that you’re available at these hours to answer people’s problems as it is right infront of you.

YouTube

Zoella, KSI, Joe Sugg, you’ve heard the names. YouTube sensations are becoming the new generation of celebrities. Celebrities who record themselves from home and post it to their millions of subscribers. From the comfort of their bed. Sounds like the life we all want to live. Companies send gifts to share to their viewers, you get paid for advertisments and for achknowledgments just for your own presence. Sounds simple right? However, it can take a while to build up a following so patience and being hard driven is a must.

Virtual Jobs

When you think of an assistant, you think of someone sat in the office waiting to run after their boss physically. Now how about a virtual assistant? Same sort of thing but through a computer screen. Easier – Yes. Being a virtual assistant requires the needs of the role as your general assistant but through the internet, so being organised and on top of priorities is key.

Writer

Do you love English? Have a passion for writing and want to explore different topics? With a range of areas to be covered, there are jobs for writers, particularly online writers in this generation. We all know about journalism with newspapers and magazines, but now with the increase of social media and technology in our everyday lives, the demand for online writers is increasing.

Currently studying Media and Communications at Birmingham City University. She specializes in journalism and hopes to pursue a career in the magazine industry. In her spare time, her favorite things to do are to watch Netflix, read celebrity magazines and nap.