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Stay at home jobs for moms allow you to have work-life balance.
There is nothing better than earning a full-time income (even part-time income!) while you also get to closely watch your baby grow.
Let’s be real –
Being a stay at home mom is difficult.
In between feeding the baby and changing diapers, we lose out on a “good night sleep”
A lot of us might be shifting from two incomes to one
And, all of us are migrating from work life to mom life.
So, if you are looking to utilize technology and the internet in your favor and earn money as a stay at home mom, this blog post is for you.
Let me share with you 5 stay at home jobs for moms which requires zero investments.
You can REALLY make a full-time income with blogging. There are many bloggers who started making $1000-3000 a month from their first year of blogging.
That’s crazy, isn’t it?
So, if you found out right now that you can earn a FULL-TIME income with blogging, you are not alone. I am with you!
If you love to write, network and market, blogging is FOR YOU.
You can start a blog with as little as $3.95 a month (if you are in India, you can also opt for Hostgator for Rs. 350 a month) or go with the free options. This is a step by step guide of creating an SEO friendly website that attracts relevant readers.
For monetization, you can focus on ads, affiliate marketing (discussed below), sponsored posts or selling your own digital product or services (like I sell freelance writing services).
Blogging is one of the best stay at home jobs for moms because it is incredibly profitable and flexible!
2. Affiliate Marketing
In affiliate marketing, you are paid a commission for a product you recommend.
So, let’s say, I recommend a cookware set on Amazon. If someone clicks my link, visits amazon and buys the product, I will be paid for it.
You know what is surprising?
Affiliate marketing, of all stay at home jobs for moms, gives immense flexibility because it DOES NOT always require you to have a blog.
You can use email lists, Pinterest, and other platforms to promote products. Just look into the terms and conditions of individual affiliate marketing programs!
Freelancing gives you an opportunity to work in the field you are already in, decently good at or interested in.
Your services can range from photography, writing, proofreading, online tutoring, web designing, copywriting, marketing, virtual assisting and more.
If you are good at writing, you should consider freelance writing or copywriting. This is how I landed a client that pays $250 a blog post and earned my first $900 as a non-native English speaker
Fiverr or Elance is a great place to start, build an initial client base and create client winning samples. With experience, you can branch out and start selling your services on your own writing website
- 10 ways to land freelance writing clients as a beginner
- 3 freelance writing job boards to land your first gig quickly
- 3 simple ways to create a killer freelance writing portfolio
- How to write a pitch that converts into a high-paying freelance writing job?
This can also help you KICKSTART freelance writing and earn your first $1000 as a writer without any experience.
If you are still wondering whether freelance writing is right for you, sign up for my FREE course which shares each and every strategy I used to earn my first $1000
If you are not camera shy (like me, ha!), Youtube could be a great option for you.
You can have a channel that can relate to traveling, cooking, baking, freelancing, blogging, technology, online tutoring, fashion, makeup and more. You can monetize your channel with ads.
The more views you get, the more income you will generate.
There legitimate stay at home jobs for moms that have the potential to make you a full-time income depending on the time you put in. This is another post that lists 19 jobs that you can consider.
For me, freelance writing has been the main source of income. I only spend a couple of hours writing the client deliverables.
Over to you –
Have any questions that you want to be answered? Have any apprehensions of working from home? Do you want to add on any stay at home jobs for moms to the list?
Comment below and lets’ talk?
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