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Online Platforms to Earn Money in 2024 | 5 Best picks for you


In this present age of the world that technology and Internet has grown so rapidly and taken the order of the day, it is no more news that people have made a living from various online platforms earning money just by literally pressing their phones at the comfort of their homes. 

It is not surprising to see or hear that a lot of people have moved to the Internet phase to offer their services to prospective clients, likewise clients looking for people who can offer certain services for them by surfing various online platforms.

However it is not that simple as we portray it, you have to be able to evaluate yourself on what you can do that will earn you a living on the internet. 

As discussed above, earning online is not just a press-phone-earn-money scheme, as it implies offering services over the Internet. This is where self evaluation comes into play. This is where you weigh up your skills, services or products to be able to be at the right platforms to showcase your expertise. 

Best online platforms to earn money 

Having checked and weighed up your services, next is to choose best platform that suits your expertise. Here below are the best platforms to earn money :

  • Freelancing platforms
  • Course instructors / consultancy
  • E-commerce platforms 
  • Blogging
  • Paid survey sites platforms 

Freelancing platforms 

The freelancing space is yet another “WOW” platform when compared to other online platforms.

When you think of yourself as a good content writer, graphic designer, app/web developer, good photographer, video creator, product video ads, e.t.c., then you are in the category of freelance. 

Finding yourself in that category brings you to the services of people who are in need of those that can help them with such works, and we will be taking a look at the best sites that falls under this category 

Although, there are several of them out there, but the above are the most reputable ones under the freelance category. 

Carefully check each of them out, review them and choose the one that seems best for you. 

NOTE: iWriters and Cracked is mainly for writing, but every other services can be found in the rest above. Choose any, Register, create a very good and scintillating profile/resume, and start offering your services and get paid. 

Course Instructors / Consultancy 

Another category of online platforms that pays so much is consultancy and course instructor services. Many people have got their certificates online through attending live training sessions (Webinar, Zoom, YouTube, Telegram) of preselected courses. 

I know a few that have taken up so many courses online with their corresponding certificates to show for it and are now doing well in their chosen fields. 

When you decide to offer teaching services, that people pay or subscribe to your teaching, or pay for certain courses to be learnt from you, you make so much earnings from it. 

Predominantly, these platform dated back to the times of Udemy, to courseray, Quora etc. Quora was(it still is though) even so active then that you can even create your space (like Facebook page/group) where you answer, ask questions and offer other services for people and get paid through it. People have now taken it a step higher that they have started offering these services on social networks like Zoom, YouTube and even whatsapp where they get paid directly and instantly, without needing to sign up on Udemy and the likes to offer their services. 

E-commerce platforms 

If you are still in the phase of a pure traditional marketing strategy, adding a touch of digital space is not a bad idea, and to do this, you the help of an e-commerce website(platform). 

An e-commerce website is a website where pure marketing strategy takes place, like buying and selling, affiliates, and the likes. 

Whether you want to sell, or buy, or render affiliate services, e-commerce website is the best plug for you. 

Examples of e-commerce platform are :

  • Amazon
  • Jumia
  • Flipkart
  • Jiji
  • Jvzoo

One of the best platforms to make money as it can offer both selling /affiliate at the same time without stress and hassle. 


Blogging means publishing contents over the Internet through websites. It is usually a self publication or by a group of people made available to the public. 

The contents could be in form of written articles, videos, photography or even all, to be published on a blog platform(mini-website). 

So, how do you make money through blogging

Although, blogging started off as a pass time hobby, but now people are really turning things around through blogging through the following ways :

  • Adsense
  • Promoting other people’s business 
  • Affiliate programs 
  • Sell direct products,etc.

Blogging has changed from a pass time hobby to a more lucrative business, get to it abvd start making money. 

Paid survey sites platforms 

These days, a lot of companies are ready to pay you to give them reviews on their businesses. 

This is more of an advertisement move to promote and create awareness of their business to the public. 

Apart from international companies, there are also app builders too using this medium to promote their apps, and we shall check the sites offering these services. 

Examples of paid survey sites platform

Get on board on these platforms and start earning cash off them. 


It is not hearsay again that people now make money on the internet through various websites, as far as you have something to give. 

So, get at it and don’t just press your phone for nothing. 


Pamilerin Ajala

Pamilerin Adetunji Ajala is a competent content writer with vast knowledge in content management, web development and graphics design. He studied Computer Engineering at Federal Polytechnic, Ede.