5 Online Niches That Can Make You Dollars


No one can deny that civilization is heading towards the Internet. Unlike in the past, it is now possible to make money from the comfort of your home with the help of the Internet. There are so many niches where freelancers can make money online and, therefore, it is for you to make a wise choice. Some niches pay handsomely while others are more on the lower side of earning. The bottom line is that you can make real money when freelancing online.

So, which are the main field/niches that you should focus on as an online freelancer?

  1. Academic Writing 

This is one of the niches seen as online goldmines by many. This is because academic writing tasks pay pretty well. In this case, academic writing is where you help students do their assignments and projects in exchange for payment. You may be required to write an essay, thesis or any other thing that revolves around academic projects. Among the known platforms in this niche include:

  • Uvocorp
  • Writerbay
  • 4Writers
  • Essayshark
  • Essaywriters
  • AcademiaResearch
  • ResearchEden
  • Acemyhomework
  • Bluecorpservices
  • And many more
  1. Feature Writing (Articles) 

The niche involves composition of web content. In other words, professional and talented writers meet clients online who assign article-writing projects. The articles are then posted to the respective websites. The truth is that feature writing is one of the largest freelancing niches. With so many websites being opened by the day, demand for articles keeps rising concurrently. Check my blog posts on different sites where you can find article-writing jobs here and here.

  1. Transcription

For those who are not familiar with the term, transcription is where you convert an audio file into text. It majorly involves listening and typing skills. So far, there are so many transcription platforms where freelancers in that divide can find jobs. Among the leading transcription platforms are:

  • Rev
  • TranscribeMe
  • CastingWords
  • And many more
  1. Blogging 

There are so many things you can do through blogging. The bottom line is that blogging is a major freelancing niche. You can start a free blog and monetize it gradually. At early stages, you can decide to sell your products like ebooks, courses or even offer consultation services. Once your blog has been upgraded, you can then focus on advertising and other major things that can earn you more returns.

  1. Affiliate Marketing

It is seen as one of the most productive niches especially for those who are conversant with blog and website administration. It entails marketing products for other companies and earning a commission in return. Some companies like Payoneer.com offer a high commission for any person who applies for their Mastercard through an affiliate link. There so many other companies that give room for affiliate marketing.


Choosing the ideal freelancing niche is not all about money. It is more on how good you can do the respective tasks. I hope you finally find a niche that will offer more returns than before.

As usual, feel free to drop your comments, questions, and opinions. More niches will be covered in the next blog post. Happy Freelancing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



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