The government has announced a raft of measures that are aimed to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus. This has left many Businesses reeling from the after-effects and a good number have closed down with some employers having given employees unpaid leaves, salary cuts, massive retrenchments etc
The novel Coronavirus that has killed many people worldwide
Which businesses can one do during this uncertain period and make some cash to stay afloat. The following is a compilation of some of the businesses you can actually do online with Zero capital
1. Selling E-books Online
You don't have to invest all your hard-earned cash into a business right now with the current difficult financial situation.Worry less. You can source for a library of e-books online from Websites like www.pdfonline.com for free and start selling online all at the comfort of your smartphone! On a average day; coupled with good marketing, you can make an average of Ksh 500 all out of Zero investment.
2. Online writing
Online writing has been here with us for some time now. All you need to do for a start is joining a good online writing site. Good sites include but not limited to: iWriter, Upwork, Freelancer,Guru, Fiverr etc
If you happened to own a laptop before the Coronavirus break, the better! If not, do not worry as there are some you can do on phone.
3. Online Marketing
Online marketing is a good venture which requires shrewd business-minded individuals. The good thing with online marketing is that you can actually join free of charge and be paid mostly based on commission. Examples of online marketing organizations that you perhaps should consider doing background research on include Ceenote services, Aim global among others. A disclaimer though: Always do proper background checks before joining online marketing sites/ initiatives it would be safe not to invest anything!
4. Selling school learning materials online.
Now that schools have closed and most learners right from the University to the pre-primary school are at home, this is a good opportunity to make some extra money online. Just like in the case of e-books above; source for revision materials in soft copy on on free online sites like www.magerezaacademy.co.ke, www.teachersarena.co.ke, www.schoolnet.co.ke, www.freekcsepastpapers.co.ke and many others. On a cool day, you can pocket up as much as Ksh 1,000
5. Online coaching/teaching
Perhaps you are a professional in a certain field for example teaching, business and so on- you can consider doing online coaching at a small rate. Perhaps you have mastered a foreign or local language you can teach online at a fee. You can basically put this into implementation without spending even a coin except for the Data bundles!
There you go, those are just some of the Businesses you can actually do online to make extra cash during this tough period
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