Despite the overblown, exaggerated claims by some so called “gurus" about the ease with which you can earn money with your computer it is actually possible to do so. . with some hard work and a little thought.
The question is often asked as to whether you can earn money with a computer.
Well the good news is that you can, yes.
The bad news is that it is not a walk in the park and will take considerable time and work on your behalf. But it can be worth it because the lifestyle choices it affords you are tremendous and the freedom of being your own boss and setting your own hours can be very satisfying.
The most obvious, and quickest, way to earn money with a computer is to engage in internet marketing. This can involve the sale of your own products, whether electronic or physical, on the internet. If you are creating your own electronic products then you can do so on your computer.
Another way is to get into affiliate marketing which basically involves you selling other peoples products and being paid a commission. There is a very well developed affiliate marketing industry and it is incredibly easy to enter this industry and start earning pretty quickly.
There is also the possibility, if you have the skills, of setting up various businesses at home working on your computer such as web design, creating blogs for local businesses, writing as a freelancer and software design.
The possibilities are endless, limited only by your imagination and skills. And some skills you can pick up very quickly if you are determined and driven enough.
The idea of outsourcing a job such as the creation of an ebook to a doctor in India and selling the finished product to a satisfied customer in Texas or New York or Australia is a fascinating one. . and made possible by the internet and your computer.
To start to earn money with a computer you will need to learn some fairly simple basic skills but these skills can be learned for free from the internet. There are plenty of free tutorials about how to set up a website, how to use Wordpress effectively, how to create and distribute RSS feeds and so on. .