How to make money online // e-commerce or affiliate

There are many ways to make money online. There are hardest and complex approaches and easiest approaches as well. In this article I will cover only easiest approach, to help everyone to generate passive income, while they are even sleeping or taking rest.

You must have concern that how to make money online, what are the tools methods. People who are already selling their products physically, then can sell their products online, this way they are making money online. But what if you don’t have any product or services? can you still make money online? The answer is yes. You can make money online even if you don’t have any product or services.

There are various ways to make money, I have listed few and depending upon if you are fit for this or not, you can chose the method that fits you.

Methods to make money online

Start Seling products online

There are various sources but I will suggest only one

Amazon FBA

Use Sales Funnel to Sell your products or Services

If you already have Products or Services that you want to sell online and you don’t have any technical knowledge or you don’t want to invest for having website and maintaining it.

Good news is that you can still do it without the Website using the Sales Funnels. Sales funnels is one of the best ways to make money online.

Sales Funnels are the evolutionary form of a website with a core focus on generating more leads & sales for your business. If you are serious about generating leads and Sales, a website will be complex. But, trend has changed, now Sales Funnels perform better than Websites in generating leads and sales.

Don’t be confused, I have tested many sales funnel platforms, but the best one is InterFunnels. Which helps you to use the power of internet to Attract More Leads, More Sales and More Customers.

InterFunnels is the Most Complete and Powerful Marketing Automations Platform. It has plenty of articles and videos that will help you to start using the funnels in few minutes.


If you want to start selling products without the need of buying from vendor and selling it to customer by yourself. You can use dropshipping method. Where customer places the order to you and supplier delivers products directly to your customer. You can the money and supplier gets his money.

You can price the products by yourself without any restrictions.

Now how can you do it online. The best way is to have an ecommerce website. Click here if you want to know how to create an ecommerce website.

Now your website is ready and now you need to sell the products. From my personal experience I will suggest AliExpress which is a website of Alibaba. This website is selling almost everything.

Aliexpress offers drop shipping as well, they have developed a special tool for drop shipping, where you can get the Drop shipping plugin and Automate the entire process of Customer Placing the Order on Your website and then delivery by Aliexpress supplier to your customer.

Alidorpship is a plugin that can be installed on your WordPress website, where you can install and configure WooCommerce and then chose what products you want to sell from AliExpress and plugin will do rest.

You can then promote your website, your products on social media, email marketing or any other digital marketing or traditional marketing methods.

How Make money online using Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate Marketing is one of the most important and popular ways to make money online. It is also considered as one of the stable methods. With affiliate marketing you can earn money online by promoting products, services or brands of other companies, where on each sale you can earn commission from 10% to 90%. Be it Amazon or any other website / company selling software, garments, apps, services or more, you can earn commission.

Whether you are blogger, a youtuber, a social media influencer, a motivational speaker, celebrity, a social media marketing expert or anyone who can approach the people personally or using technology can become an affiliate and then start promoting the brands.

How affiliate marketing works?

There are many affiliate marketing website where advertisers (the brand or product owners) are registered and you as a publisher can register to start promoting the products of advertisers. Once your application for affiliate marketing is approved you can start selling the products.

Which are the best Affiliate Marketing Websites?

Though there are many websites, I am sharing only those which are best as per experience.

For Full affiliate marketing platforms click here.

Freelance Platforms to make money online

If you are a freelancer and have any skill like graphic designing, web designing, logo design, digital marketing, social media marketing, accounting, finance, business planning, content writing

Freelance platforms are a marketplace for businesses and freelance workers from all over the world. They typically make money by taking a cut from both the employer and the freelancer. For the money they charge, these platforms provide a hassle-free and convenient business experience to both parties.

Which is the best Freelance Platform

In my opinion Fiverr is the best platform for freelancers to make money online. This platform helps employers finding the best talent for their projects. The employers are able to hire people for their projects from this website. Freelancers can create their profile and publish their offers using gigs. They can price the gig, you can then share these gigs on your social media platforms to know other about your services.

Once Person has interest to take your services they can click on gig, talk to you and place the order. On completion of order as per expectations they will give you rating and that is how other people will start gaining trust on your work.

On completion of order, you will be eligible to get money. Fiverr will hold it for some time and then you can get the money in your account.

You need to be consistent in your work so click here to register.

Your Courses Online

If you are teacher and teach any subject, and you can record the video and publish it, then there are many platforms where you can make money online by teaching. There are many platforms where you can start selling your courses. Some of the best are the following;

  • Udemy
  • Emeritus
  • Coursera
  • Khan Academy
  • Linked in Learning
  • Skill Share
  • Alison
  • edX

How to make money online using blogging

If you are good in writing articles, reviews, ideas or anything that interests the people. You can focus on your niche to write or rewrite the articles of peoples interest and then publish them on your blog.

Now writing random articles doesn’t make sense, write only what people want to read but they don’t find it online. Technically speaking you will need to do keyword research to write a compelling blogs and publish it.

Once your blog website gain popularity you can register various ads accounts specially google ad sense, where you get the share from their advertisement. Depending upon how many people visit your website you can make money.

Become a YouTuber and make money online

YouTube pays money if you have 1000 subscribers and 4000 watch hours on your channel. People make various kind of channels depending upon what skills they have and what people want to see. This can be the source of your passive income.

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