Michael Hyland has a business creating custom pens that sell for as much as $329 each and it all started with a woodworking class in middle school where he made a couple of pens. He would later go on to learn new skills and make roller pens and fountain pens out of wood and acrylic. He has gone from making a couple of pens in class, to setting up a workshop and online ecommerce store, as well as selling via retail partners.
Take advantage of the Amazon global network and access to millions of customers to sell your custom t-shirt designs. You upload your design, add it to your store, and let Amazon take care of delivery. You don´t need to be a graphic designer to create custom t-shirts. You can use graphics applications, open source images, or hire someone put your ideas into graphic form.
TeachersPayTeachers.com is a great resource for teachers where they can download free and paid materials to use in the classroom. You can create games, vocabulary lists, flashcards and more to sell on the website.
AListApart.com is dedicated to people who create websites and everything it involves, from coding to design. They invite people to write for them, but this is no content farm, you will have to submit quality content. As a reward, you get up to $200 for a feature article that is accepted and published.
123rf.com offers up to 60% commission to contributors who upload photos, videos, vectors and audio clips for sale on their site. They work on a credits system and the more credits you sell, the higher commission you earn.
CoLanguage is a website where teachers of foreign languages can connect with students and teach online via Skype or Google Hangouts. Teachers also have the option of creating their own courses to sell online. Unlike many other course websites
SEND Resourcing is a UK based recruitment consultancy that works mainly in the cloud, with consultants working from home. Instead of having to go into the office every day you get access to their online recruitment system which includes access to job boards and administration, so as long as you have access to the internet you can use it. If you are an experienced recruiter it could be the perfect opportunity to improve your work life balance while earning up to 80% commission on payments.
StartUpLift helps companies get feedback on their website and pays testers $5 for visiting websites and providing the owners with feedback. A simple task for the testers that helps website owners improve their user experience. The startups provide a set of tasks they want testers to do on the website and feedbacks are accepted on a first come first served basis - they can also reject feedback if they are poor quality. All you have to do it log in to the website and go to your dashboard to see if there are any feedback requests in the queue. They recommend you only do a maximum of 5 feedback per day to be able to maintain the quality they require.
If no feedback jobs are available when you log in you need to keep checking back as more are available on a regular basis.