Real online jobs for stay at home moms that pays well

Are you looking for the legitimate way to work at home then welcome to our article on real online jobs for stay at home moms.

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After reading thousands of comments from many Stay-at-Home Moms blog and websites I am surprised to hear most Stay-at-Home moms want to work at home and earn.

They have declared that their priority is their families, but they want to help financially because of unfortunate circumstances such as medical emergencies and family hardships.

Although, Stay-at-Home Mom is a full-time job; it doesn’t come with a paycheck.

That’s why I’ve prepared Real online jobs for stay at home moms.

These are Real online jobs for stay at home moms

#1 Freelancing

Real online jobs for stay at home moms

Freelancing is selling your talent to the client in return for money.  All that you need is a skill, create a good profile and mention your strength or the service you can offer best. Freelancing services include:

# Freelance job 1:  Article writing

If you have excellent grammar and love writing then article writing job is for you.

There are thousands of bloggers who are hiring writers to write content for their blogs or websites.

If you are green in freelance article writing or want to advance your skills in freelance writing then Gina Horkey has a freelance writing course that can help you start out.

Companies offering freelance article writing job

# Freelance job 2: Transcription

Transcription is listening to recorded audio or video and converts it to a written document.

Your job is to listen to video or audio and type it out exactly the way you hear. 

The tools required for transcription are computer, volume control headset , Express Scribe Pro Software and a Foot Pedal.

Read a story of  Sheeroh who is a work at Home Mom who has been doing a transcription job at home.

Companies offering transcription jobs

  • Speech pad
  • Upwork
  • Fiverr
  • People per hour

Before applying any job from the above companies I would advise you take training course from  transcribe anywhere.

# Freelance job 3:Virtual assistance

Virtual assistance involves completing administrative courses like managing someone social media account, website management, doing web research, booking appointment, email management, bookkeeping and many more.

Find out over 150 +  virtual assistance service you can offer.

For you to become a Virtual assistance you need to have good computer skills, have a computer and reliable internet access.

Someone who is new to Virtual assistance and want to learn more skills you can purchase an Ebook from Melissa Smith

Become A Successful Virtual Assistant:

Become A Successful Virtual Assistant

Before applying for any virtual assistant job I would recommend to take proper training course from Gina.

Companies offering virtual assistant jobs

# Freelance job 3: Captioning

When you are watching a video there are these words that display on the bottom of the screen explains what the character is speaking. 

Those words displaying at the bottom of the screen are called captions.

You listen to video and type word as required. this job can be an addition if your are good in transcription.

Image of what is captioning 


Companies offering transcription jobs

# Freelance job 4: Proofreading

Proofreading is going through already written blog post, social media update, email or a book check punctuation, spelling and grammatical errors and correct them.

Most proofreading jobs are in English so you require to have strong English or grammar skills, someone who loves reading and someone who is very keen to catch tiny mistake like punctuation. 

Companies offering Freelancer proofreading jobs

If you are beginner I would recommend Caitlin course so as you learn the skill you need to start your freelancer proofreading journey.

# Freelance job 5: Graphic design

Graphic design job involves designing websites, E- book covers and Logos.

The job has become popular and you have such skills you can apply for jobs to companies such as Fiverr and 99 designs 

# Freelance job 6: Data entry

Data entry is keying specific data that a company require. You can do this job if you have computer and connected to reliable internet.

Companies offering data entry job

More freelance jobs

  • Programming
  • Web design
  • Web Search Evaluator

#2: Blogging

It’s another best way for stay at home moms to earn online. 

Create a simple blog of what you are passionate, you become your own boss and you don’t have a deadline to meets.

You only need to find the best ways to monetize your blog such as advertisements, affiliate marketing and selling your products.

Read more on how to start a blog and why Stay-at-Home Mom should start a blog.

#3: Buy discounted products and sell them on the online stores

You only find the product that are on sale or discounted to sell at a higher price.

Online store like Amazon offers a program called Amazon FBA.

If you want to learn more Amazon FBA program there is this lady Jessica from was able to take her love of finding discounted products and turned it into a 6-figure Job in just 1 year.

#4: Reading ads

It’s one of the simplest jobs online although many people don’t recommend this method because of low income.

What you need is register to the genuine paid to click (PTC) sites.

Make money by reading and viewing advertisements for 10 to 30 seconds.

All sites are free you don’t require any investment to start earning.

Here is a list of best (PTC) sites ClixSense, InboxDollars, NeoBux, BuxP and Paidverts

Research thoroughly for more sites but before you join to make sure it legit.

Most paid to click jobs are scams.

#5: Online micro tasks

Online micro tasks there are small jobs online that takes a few seconds or minutes to complete.

You earn for completing tasks, and this depends on the length of the job.

Such work includes sharing a page, giving a review of a product, creating a testimonial, evaluating for a product, writing a short article, and searching for something on Google and much more.

Websites, where you can find micro tasks jobs and earn from it, are Mturk, Microworker, Seoclerk, Clockworker, and Gigwalk.

#6: Online Surveys

Oline survey jobs

The online survey is where different companies ask for your opinion about their services and products.

Their aim is to increase business sales.

Although you won’t make a lot of money on this, you can try a few legit companies like

Click here to find out more

#7: Affiliate marketing

Affiliate marketing is the process of promoting products or services using Digital Technology mainly the internet.

This is where I get my bread and butter ( I’ll discuss this in another post how to earn money through affiliate market).

It’s one of the best online jobs if you have a platform such as a blog and websites where to market your product.

Affiliate marketing is promoting a company, products or services and then being rewarded for your efforts in the form of commission or referral reward.

Online affiliate marketing, you create an account on the company website, you are given a special link or a banner and if someone clicks on it and proceeds with a specified action, you receive a specified commission.

You can become an affiliate marketer with companies like

#8: Selling photos online

If you check many professional bloggers and website owners, they use a picture on their websites.

What you need is start the website that sells original, copyrighted stock photos.

Contact many bloggers, request them if they can buy or market your services and with that people will visit your website and buy photos.

Also, selling African photo online is a green niche few sites that have photos for African.

Also, you can submit your photos to a site like Shutterstock, Istockphoto, and Fotolia once the customer purchases your photo you get paid.

#9: Buy sell domain names and web hosting

Here you need to do the research and find good domain names in places like GoDaddy, Flippa, website broker, Sedo or other domain registrars.

Buy them at low prices and then sell them later at a much higher price.

#10: YouTube videos

YouTube is one of the common video sharing sites and owned by Google. Most companies use YouTube to advertise their brand, products, and services.

What you need is capture original videos load them on YouTube then later join the YouTube partner program.

YouTube will provide you with the best tutorial guide on how to earn and your videos will start making money when people start watching.

The YouTube Money Making Challenge FaceBook group offers more material on how to upload videos on YouTube and earn money.

#11: Stock & Forex Trading

Many people earn full-time doing online Forex trading.

Today there is no need to look for stock brokers you can do it yourself with the help of online Forex trading platform.

It’s a risky business to start without good knowledge.

What you need is good knowledge on how to trade and that information is available internet through some free or paid courses.

Also, you need a little capital to start trading.

Provide training & consultancy

If you have good skills or passion for something, you can create a product either in the form of eBook and start training.

Training and consultancy is an evergreen market.

Selling old stuff

Some things in your house are no longer in use.

Take a good photo of those items and list them on the sites that sell old stuff.

I’ve listed the top ones feel free to just Google and research for more online jobs. Keep checking this site for more update

Hoping our list of Online money making ideas for Stay-at-Home Moms in Kenya will help you find a good job you can do at home. 

I believe you must have many questions about this so feel free to ask in the comment section below.

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