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How to earn from your hobby and leave day job?


CA Pulkit Sharma

2015-01-06

How to earn or make some decent money from your hobbies and is it possible to even leave your full time job?

Well it is possible, there are many people doing it and are earning really good. Here are some of the ways you can earn from your hobbies and increase your earnings to a level where you can leave your full time job to solely depend on earnings from your hobby.

There are many ways to make it possible but just like your day job even these requires full dedication and you have to be professional. You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to follow these tips, but yes you can follow these even if you are a rocket scientist.

There are different ways to make money or earn from your hobbies. You can convert your hobbies into your profession and start earning.

Here are few hobbies, using which many people made millions and you can be one of them.

  1. Painting or Drawings: If you love to painting and drawings, you can make money using your this hobby. You can draw and sell your paintings to those who love your work.
    Many people are earning good money from painting and drawing skills. Your creativity level will decide your earning levels.
    Some of the ways you can make money from your painting and drawing skills are selling your painting or drawings online using websites such as E-bay. You can also contact designing companies or companies which provides customized products. For example many companies sell customized designed T-Shirts; you can contact them and show your designs. If designs are creative and perfect for their products, you have your chance of converting your hobby into profession.
    You can also create funny or interesting designs and host on your websites, people loving your designs will turn into permanent traffic and refer your site on social media. Once you have good traffic, you can earn from advertisements.

  2. Writing: If you love writing and are expert in at least one area, you have all the possibilities of making millions. Start a blog or website, increase traffic and earn from advertisements. You can start a blog on any topic, Cooking, relationship or finance.
    Some of the articles and discussions on blogging are already discussed and you should read these before you start your blogging career.
    How to get motivated to blog by Kishlay Singh
    Top Bloggers Of India And Their Earnings
    How to increase page views to your personal blog without spending money by Kishlay Singh

  3. Graphics and Video making: People posting videos on YouTube are making big money. Some entrepreneurs are making their earnings only from YouTube videos. TVF and other viral video production houses are making big money on YouTube video. If you are good at making your own videos, whether animated or any short documentary, you can start uploading them on YouTube and start earning.

These are the some hobbies which most of the people have and if professionaly persuade, you can leave your day job within a year or so.

Your views are solicited on this, and please keep adding if you have any other ideas different from ideas penned above.

Prakash mehta

2015-01-06

How to earn from Facebook?

Facebook is not a hobby but an habit. We cannot resist staying away from facebook even for a single day. You can make money even from your habit.

Here are the tips you can earn from facebook.

Create a fan page, post really interesting content. Once you have huge fan following, you can occasionaly post the links of products, your fans if buy products you get the commission. You can also advertise the business or services or others on your fan page.

Other way to earn from facebook which I noticed recently is from stickers. Facebook has launched the stickers in chat and posts. You can create your series of stickers and sell it on facebook.

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Rahul Rai

2015-01-06

Another hobby that can give enough earnings is developing mobile APPS. Many part time developers have developed small games and apps and are earning really well.

It does not require much investment also.

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Mukesh Jain CA

2015-01-07

Trainer: Another good hobby is to become a Trainer. Now a days traners are getting well paid in corporates. Many corporates require part time trainers. It can be in many areas like management, Art of living life, Work life balance , Relieving stress, Creative Visualization, Relationships Etc. You can start this practicing part time. 

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