This article provides tips for how people can make money recycling aluminum cans, plastic beverage containers, and glass bottles, and it pertains mainly to recycling in California.
Like craft books, self-publishing cookbooks involves some special issues that regular fiction and nonfiction don't. Learn how to self-publish a cookbook here.
Here is why the business models used by many writing sites lead to failure. I offer my opinion based on my background as a systems analyst.
Aside from the writing of it, self publishing a book series can be a major undertaking that involves significant planning and marketing. Here's what you need to consider.
Looking for a way to earn cash but don't want to invest too much time or money? Consider designing book covers. With minimal design skills, you can create a cover and market it with no upfront costs.
Being a Search Engine Evaluator is not a very hard job and it can provide you consistent pay. In this article, I will show you how you can earn money as one.
If you accept guest posts on your website, follow these tips to maximize the advantages of guest posting. Those who are interested in submitting guest posts, make sure you get proper attribution.
A picture-journal entry showing how to move an erected grain bin on a flatbed trailer. Much useful discussion and advice is included in the comments section.
If whipping up a four course meal for your best friends while pouring a glass of wine for yourself sounds ideal, then these direct sales companies for food and wine lovers are perfect for you!
Reviews of The Best Freelance Writing Websites to Get Writing Jobs Online. 1000's of freelance writing jobs available now for UK & US writers. Learn how freelance websites work and what you need to do to get writing work today.
Here are many ways you can earn money online without investing anything. I am sure you will find new ideas in this detailed article.
SEO for e-commerce sites can make or break your online sales. Here are a few SEO tips for e-commerce sites like eBay.
Are you a poet who wants to be published? Have you entered a writing competition and had your poem included in an anthology? Some of these contests are scams. Here are some tips to avoid being conned.
Now that Amazon's Createspace no longer offers book formatting or book layout, self-published authors will have to look elsewhere for these services. Find out what you need to know when buying.
The cover page of a business proposal creates a first impression that can encourage or discourage an evaluator from continuing. This article shows how to design an attractive proposal cover page.
Self-published authors can now publish a print book through Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP). But it's not easy. I share my experience and tips for converting an eBook into a print book on KDP.
Is a stellar book cover really necessary to be successful at self-publishing? Well, yes and no. Discover tips for hiring a graphic designer for your book cover...or not.
If you are interested in picking up some extra "dough," delivering groceries for Instacart could turn out to be the ideal job for you. This article will explain how you can make about $100 a day!
This is a detailed review of how you can self-publish a children’s paperback book, and let Amazon handle printing and order fulfillment for you at no cost.
Wondering what it takes to get 1,000,000 views? Here's how I did it on HubPages. How to find topics, get followers, and maintain the momentum. The key is not to give up too soon.
Find out which amazing free SEO tools the search engine optimization pros use to find keywords, nix the competition, and more!
Read on to learn how to receive and request payments safely and quickly from anywhere in the world by using Payoneer. Escape those high fees!
How do you get AdSense Approval easily? It begins by understanding the four areas of business attraction, content, copyright, and organic traffic.
Novice book collectors and sellers want to learn the meanings of the jargon antiquarian booksellers use in their quotes and catalogs to describe the physical condition of books. Here is a glossary.
Taking the time to set up a new ring binder organizer, such as a Filofax, is key for keeping track of appointments, accomplishing daily tasks, setting goals, making monthly budgets, and more.
This article is a guide to writing reviews on a blog, along with information about using photos, including disclosure notices, and sharing review posts on social media.
Mystery shopping can be a way to earn extra cash. Flexible hours, plenty of freebies, what’s not to like? Read on to learn more about this role.
Have a bunch of clothes you want to sell for extra cash? Does ThredUp pay good money on their consignments? Find out here!
My journey through the Mary Kay Cosmetics pink kingdom was filled with a few good things, but there was a dark side as well. Here is my story.
This article will help you in starting your YouTube channel by listing different ideas for YouTube channels. All of the ideas in the article have been proven to work, and they can allow you to earn a full-time income.
Content freelance writers have to write high-quality articles fast to make money. In this article I share my writing tips, the difference between web content and copywriting, and advice about the client-writer relationship.
Antiques pickers can make money while saving the past. Find out what a "picker" is and how to make money doing it.
After five years on HubPages, I have learned a lot about writing, publishing and earning money online. Here are my top ten tips for earning money online at HubPages.
If you're frustrated trying to get published, why not try writing Romance? Romance publishers are crying out for new material, even from unpublished authors...
This is a review of my experience using Edison Nation to find a retailer for my invention ideas. I discuss what you need to know to get your product to market.
I often see “I won’t work with Amazon” outbursts from self published authors on social media. Most of them just don't understand their relationship with Amazon. I explain what that relationship is.
Pixabay and Freerangestock are websites that allow you to earn by uploading photos. Can these stock photography sites really provide a passive income?
I'll show you proper page layout, how to set margins and font usage, cover design, and more, using Microsoft Word with Lulu and Kindle Direct Publishing.
The method I discuss in this article is useful for authors that post on their own site. This article no longer applies to using AdSense to track earnings on HubPages articles, because they use their own AdSense to collect author's revenue as of February 2020.
Whether you're an artist, a poet or simply someone who can come up with snappy one-liners, you may want to consider selling greeting cards online if you're looking for an additional revenue stream. This article discusses five methods you can use to make and sell greeting cards on the web.
Poshmark vs. eBay for sellers: which is the better place to resell used clothing? Here, you'll find a comparison of all of eBay's and Poshmark's fees and a discussion about which site is better for you as a seller.
Because Bubblews so often misses or delays writers' payments, many are questioning whether it's a scam. Here's why I think they may not be deliberately cheating, but simply can't keep up.
Real-life advice from the mom of a working child model. Many people don't realize that getting into modeling costs nothing. Don't pay a modeling school or scout; read my advice first.
Have you ever wondered how to earn money online, without investing any money, just by typing? Here are a few possibilities even though the pay is low.
I found many unresolved issues with InfoBarrel, a content authoring website. I'll explain the reasons why I feel it will eventually fail. Updated July 2020.
Anyone with good English can earn cash on HubPages the easiest, most instructive and best paying platform to make money on the internet.
With so many direct-sales companies coming and going, here are reviews of the most current and relevant consultant jobs with direct-sales companies for stay-at-home moms.
Considering trying your hand at writing greeting-card content? Read about my experience submitting poetry to Blue Mountain Arts and the end results.
Did you know that you can still make money on Etsy even if you're not into crafting? Here's how you can create an amazing side hustle without leaving the couch!
Can you make money from self publishing? Technically, yes, even if you make just a buck! But if you're looking for more income from self published books, the answer is more complex as discussed here.
Are you angry with LuLaRoe or wondering if they're the right direct-sales company for you to join? LuLaRoe recently changed their consultant return policy, leaving many of their consultants deep in debt (and unsold leggings). Learn more about why this company may be in hot water.
Self-publishing eBooks on Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) platform is pretty easy. What’s sometimes not so easy is figuring out how all the Kindle programs impact your income. I explain here.
Being an internet troll is not easy. Listed in this article are 6 steps to become the next money-making YouTube troll.
Successful blogging is in the first instance about very carefully choosing a niche topic. A blog about your home town is an excellent idea, as you have a ready made niche market in the form of residents and businesses, while the subject is likely to know very little online competition.
If you speak more than one language, you could try signing up with Unbabel to earn some money online, but don't expect too much.
Self publishing a workbook or guided journal can provide benefits for both authors and readers. Challenges for printing these specialty publications are discussed.
Even though it could be a creative and desirable product, self-publishing a custom printed deck of cards can be a challenging and expensive venture. Learn what costs are involved.
Another of my tips for HubPages writers. I show you 20 strategies to make your articles look more professional and get curated to HubPages' niche sites.
Selling second-hand books online can be a money-spinner. Here are some tips about what sells and what some of the pitfalls are.
HubPages.com is not a get-rich-quick site, but with time and patience a good writer can create a stream of passive income. As a veteran writer with nearly 200 featured articles, I have some advice for writers trying to get a HubPages article featured.
If you're less than impressed with your success on Zazzle, changing your keywords could get your products selling. Using targeted keywords will get your products noticed by search engines.
Learn amazingly simply tips on how to sell photos online and make money using your mobile devices to shoot, edit and upload photos!
Before you check out the iWriter site, check out this iWriter review. The review and comments will teach you everything you need to know about buying and selling articles on iWriter.
Tilapia farming is a fast growing business in Brazil. With the year-round warm weather, tilapia can grow in ponds, lakes, rivers, and tanks. Find out how we have built our business here in Brazil.
If you love lipstick and leggings, check out these eight direct sales companies that give you the chance to make money from home selling beauty and fashion products.
Another of my tips for HubPages writers. I review important features and tools HubPages provides, that you should not overlook.
In online author forums for self-published authors, you’ll see a variety of concerns on book printing quality, particularly for print-on-demand printing done by Kindle Direct Publishing. The problem is authors’ inexperience with the printing process and tech. Find out what you need to know.
Can you make money on Pinterest in 2018? Here is a step by step guide on how you can earn money by selling Amazon products on Pinterest. You will earn extra money by making affiliate sales for Amazon.
Is selling Avon worth it? The truth behind making a profit (or loss) selling Avon. Find out if it is worth your time to sign up to sell Avon.
Do you want to work as an online writer? In this article, an experienced copywriter gives five tips for writing a sample copy that gets you a good first rating.
This article discusses five free writing residencies that are good options for emerging authors who may not have many publications or references.
Should you self-publish your book on both Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) and IngramSpark? I compare the two self-publishing platforms, as well as explain why to pick and stick with one or the other.
If you are going to self-publish your book, it is important to take the time to market it to the public. Below are eight tips to help you promote your book.
Medium pays authors from subscription fees based on reading time. I researched all features of Medium, and this my complete review of their platform.
If no one has suggested that you consider farming as a career, then let me be the first. Within the next 20 years, more than half of all the farmers in the United States will be too old to work, retired, or deceased.
Can you make money blogging? I'm afraid not—unless you attract and retain your audience by doing these 5 things.
If you know how to write and write well, you can earn good money by writing articles and creating content. If you want to start making money writing, here are 6 websites you need to sign up for today.
Almost everyone seems to want to write a book, though many can't or shouldn't. Don't get trapped into a book writing project to fulfill someone else's impossible dream! I explain why and how.
Most people hate ironing and that's why it's a great money making idea. With very little outlay, other than your time, you can begin earning money and building your own home based business.
Authors can use Flipboard to promote their articles and share other content. I discuss how it works, known problems, and other issues with the platform.
Hating your job and wishing you could start earning money writing from home? Here's how I earn hundreds each month working only a few hours each week.
The truth about online freelance writing from a writer's perspective. Can everyone become a writer? What does it take to make money from nothing?
“What are the best niches?” This is understandably a question that many self published authors have. We want to make sure that we get a return on our self publishing investments. Not an easy question to answer! I discuss what a “best” niche is and how to find ones that are worth pursuing.
Selling on eBay these days is more challenging than ever. However, with a little ingenuity and outside-the-box thinking, you may be able to build an eBay business. Here are 70 surprising things to sell on eBay.
Amazon Mechanical Turk, or MTurk, is a 'crowdsource' program where you earn money online by performing basic tasks (known as hits) for employers. These Amazon Mechanical Turk tips and tricks aim to help the reader use MTurk more effectively to earn money online.
Prices for scrap copper wire have risen dramatically over the past few years. Copper wire without the PVC insulation is worth more, but is it worth enough more to make stripping the wire worthwhile?
It is important to write an impressive proposal and bid the right amount to get the job that you want. In this article, I will share some tips that you can use to maximize your chances of getting the job that you want.
Should you aim to win in the ad bidding wars on Amazon Marketing Services to advertise your Kindle eBooks? No! And learn how to set an ad bid for your book and budget.
Zazzle is an amazing free platform for designers to make worldwide sales without the hassle of buying and mailing the stock. Here are 9 ways to increase the amount you earn using Zazzle.
These days, many authors and independent publishers are turning to self-publishing platforms to get their books to market. Learn what these platforms provide, as well as pros and cons.