There’s lots of ways you can make money online, but Here’s a creative way you could make money online. Create, market and earn money from Squidoo Lenses.
What are Lenses
Squidoo lenses are like mini web pages which you can create on almost anything and everything (within reason of course). You could talk about your website, your business or perhaps a hobby or interest.
How to make money with Squidoo Lenses
You can make money by creating and monetizing lenses, it’s a fun activity and could potentially earn you money in the process.
How do I make money from Lenses
Once you have created a Squidoo lens there are several ways you could make money from it, from adding Google ad sense, to adding potential money making modules such as Amazon and eBay. Add these modules, generate traffic then get people to buy products and so on through your links, for every sale that you have through your page you earn a commission or percentage. You can also make money on squidoo by referring people. You can earn money when your friends sign up create a lens and receive their first payout.
What can I write a lens about:
Almost anything and everything from animals to your business or blog and because squidoo lenses are free to create you can create as little or as many as you want, just make sure they are informative, helpful and useful and you will more than likely receive money/earn extra income.
There is no limit to what you can earn on Squidoo and there are a few people on Squidoo making substantial amounts of money on Squidoo by advertising and selling products for others (being an affiliate) through having money making modules such as eBay on their website and by referring people. The thing is to build up your traffic, building up traffic to your lenses will not happen overnight, it will take time and effort, but it will be worthwhile when you are earning money from your lenses.
Please note that lenses will not start earning money from day one, it normally takes a few months if not more to get the word out about your lens, build up traffic and earn money.
TOP TIPS TO BUILD TRAFFIC ON YOUR SQUIDOO LENSES
Advertise your lends in your email signature
Advertise your lenses on your blog, or on your website
Advertise your lenses on any social networking sites you use, from your face book page to myspace page.
Good luck with making money online. I wish you every success.