If you’re looking for some great home business ideas, you’re sure to find one or two in the list below that will be well worth considering. These home based businesses can be run as a full time or part time venture. They don’t require clock punching, or answering to anyone but yourself.
1. Stock Photographer
Stock photography is used on websites, blogs, print advertisements, posters – in fact anywhere that needs a picture. Good quality and unique photographs are always in demand. If you like photography it can be a great home business idea. Most stock photography libraries make it possible for independent photographers to upload and sell their photos on their websites. You can also create your own website to sell your photos.
2. Graphic Artist
If you’re good with using creative software to make website pages, advertisements, banners and more, you can work for many different companies at the same time. Although it’s generally deadline based, you can work at any time of the day to get your jobs finished.
3. Independent Writer
An independent writer can be a copywriter for websites, articles and blogs. Or you can write for yourself and publish your own books as PDFs or via Kindle Direct Publishing.
4. Arts and Craft Seller
If you like creating art you can sell your work on websites like Etsy.com, DeviantArt.com, and Art.co. The website you where you show your work will take a percentage of each item you sell, but it they do give you a large audience exposure.
5. Amazon Seller
Leaning how to sell on Amazon can take a little time but there are people who are making a lot of money from doing it, and you can too.
6. eBay Seller
If you have access to the right products, you can make a good income selling on eBay. The only thing that takes a bit of time is the packing and shipping.
7. Life Coach
If you’ve got life experience you can help others. The most challenging part is setting up the process, marketing your business, and getting new clients.
Bloggers write about all sorts of things and earn money through advertising, affiliate marketing, and product promotions. Online video blogs, or vlogging, is becoming more popular too.
9. Affiliate Marketing
This is a very popular online home business model. Companies use affiliates to sell their products and services for them on the internet. You don’t have to buy any stock and you get paid a commission on everything you sell. Check out ClickBank.com or jvzoo.com for a wide range of products waiting to be sold.
10. Online Teacher
If you have specific knowledge or expertise, the internet enables you to you to easily pass on that knowledge to students from around the world. What’s really great is most of the time you can sign on when you want to, as long as you have a computer and access to the internet.