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5 Business Ideas You Can Start from Home

Home Last week, I met an old friend of mine who asked me to recommend some online work from home business ideas or opportunities that are legit to him. This old folk is a student who seriously needs money to pay his hostel bills and buy some materials needed in the course of his study.

Being a student, he want a flexible business he can do from the comfort of his living room. While its seems like a hopeless case, in fact, it’s not. However, I decided to share with you today, those business opportunities that you can start from home.


1. Blogging

I’m a fanatic of online business that’s why I do advocate for blogging way too much. If you have little amount of money on you, you can just start your own monetized blog from the comfort of your sofa.

If you are interested in blogging, you don’t have to stress yourself that much to begin with, there are numerous blog developers out there who be willing and ready to create one for you at affordable price. Mind you, you are going to monitize it, so, you need to let the developer knows your intention.

Moreso, it’s important you have a specific niche you will be blogging about. To achieve your goal in monetized blogging, you need to ensure you are furnishing the blog page with SEO friendly, value driven and plagiarized-free post from time to time, by doing so, it’ll drives in huge traffics into your advantage.

Read Also: How To Start A Video Blog And Make Money

2. Child Care

Since it’s practically impossible for parents who are working in a formal settings to take along their kids to office, they will surely needs someone who will fill that lacuna for them, as such a babysitter will be required. Why don’t you step in?

This work from home business is suitable for women who don’t like going out. You don’t need any money to begin this business and advertisement is mostly through word of mouth referrals. If you look after your patronisers kids very well, they will definitely talk you to their neighbours and colleagues at work. Thus, your day care empire will enlarge.

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3. Internet Earning Opportunities

The use of the internet has gone far beyond chatting and checking for odds things on the search engine. There are series of opportunities to earn money while using the internet but only few are aware of this simple fact.

So, Internet earning is one of the online business ideas you can start from home and it revolves around completing some simple simple tasks like reading news, digital offers, watching videos, using smartphone apps, testing website, completing surveys and many more.

Be informed that this business idea from home wouldn’t make you rich just by completing digital offers and reading news yet, it is a nice way to make some cool some cash coming in.

If you will like to take part in internet earning opportunities business, here are few to site to check out; CashCrate, FusionCash, SwagBucks, NNU, InboxDollar etc.

4. Freelance Writing

This is an online work from home business idea that’s meant for unique writers who writes right. While this business idea doesn’t requires a degree in English language or Journalism, so far you have good mastering of English, you are good to go.

There are countless number of bloggers and webmaster out there looking for writers to furnish and garnish their site with value driven articles at agreed fee. If you are just starting out as a freelancer, the following sites should be the right place to build your portfolio; ifreelance, Upwork, Problogger,Fiverr etc.

5. Laundry Service.

Laundry service is a lucrative business idea you can start in your living room. With just a pressing Iron, you are ready to go.


However, whatever the work from home business you decided to start, make sure you do it with enthusiasm and ultimately, it wouldn’t fail.

Ikoi Abode Ikenna
Ikoi Abode Ikenna is a Pharmacist living in Lagos, Nigeria. A fan of entrepreneurship, technology, and web development and seasoned blogger, currently the owner and editor of Abode Business ( and West Entrepreneur Forum ( you can follow him on Instagram @pharmabode


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