Work from home

Want to make money working from home but unsure of an online business idea?  Here we look at some popular ways to generate a decent income from home with your own online store.

Long gone are the days where working from home was so complicated to set up that you would give in before you started.

If you’ve ever daydreamed of starting your own online business but didn’t think your business idea was strong enough to be a success, we are here to give you some ideas and guidance to prove it can be easy to make money from the comfort of your own home.

Whether you want to get stuck in and create a full-time online business or earn some passive income alongside other jobs, these 10 ideas for an online store could be a great place to begin…

  1. Apparel Store

Whether the clothes are tailor-made by you or ordered wholesale to sell on, selling clothing online is simple to set up.  Have your online store ready to take orders, organize deliveries and take payments.

  1. Party Planner

If you have great management and organizational skills mixed with a love of social events, then you could offer your services online to those that don’t have the time or ability.

  1. Tutor

Maybe you are great at teaching others and have enough knowledge in one particular topic that you could help others learn also, offering your range of services available to book via an online store.

  1. Arts and Crafts

If you’re creative and can make high-quality pieces that you believe will sell, you can showcase your creations through an online store and even take custom orders that can be made on demand.

  1. Online Cake Store

If you’re good at baking and decorating cakes, it’s simple enough to create an online store that allows you to receive orders and payments online.

  1. Virtual Assistant

There are many aspects of office work that can be done virtually from home.  Typing, email handling, writing letters, etc. and with an online store, you can sell hourly, weekly or monthly packages to help businesses keep on top of their workloads.

  1. Drop Shipping

One of the easiest ways to get started with an online store if you don’t have your own product idea and don’t want to keep hold of stock.  Full guidance for drop shipping can be found here.

  1. Social Media Marketing

Help other businesses to manage their social media campaigns and create online packages which are easy to purchase for each social platform or create prices based on performance targets met.

  1. Personal Coach

Into fitness and nutrition?  There are many people selling their personal coaching services successfully via an online store, whether it’s packaging up meal and training plans or even selling access to online fitness videos, it’s a great money maker.

  1. Accountant

A lot of business owners are good at delivering their services and managing the front end of the business, but less good with accounting records. That’s where you could come in

11.. Sewing And Alterations

Can you sew and mend clothes? Have you stitched buttons or made alterations to clothes for friends and family? Congrats, you own a lost art! Why not turn your hobby into a money making venture? Check out tips and tricks to get started in your own sewing and alterations business here

Maybe you already have a business idea in mind but don’t know how to create a great online store?  Well, don’t let that hold you back.  Building your online e-commerce store from scratch doesn’t have to be difficult.

My Profit Store can create a fully functional online store for you in under 3 weeks, leaving you to focus on the important aspects of your business.

So what are you waiting for?  You could be making money working from home with your own online store in no time at all!

“Sometimes you just need to get started. Any action is better than no action at all.”