Online Business Ideas for Filipinos (Home-Based!)

Everyone would want to make money the easiest and most convenient way as possible. Making money is not easy breezy as they say, it takes hard work and great amount of effort but not for this century. We are now living in a world full of technology and everything has become more convenient even for money making. Yes! It’s not a dream anymore. You can now make money online, hassle free at the convenience of your own home. There are many ways to generate profit using your knowledge and skills on the internet and you need not be a technology savvy or a computer geek to begin with. Check out our researched ideas below on how making money online in the Philippines is possible.

Use Your Writing Skills

If your passion is writing and you can easily produce contents, then you can use your writing skills in making articles. Create articles and offer your writing services to business owners and marketers who are into content marketing.   Content marketing is used by business owners and marketers as a strategy to promote their products online. Writers are needed to come up with contents that would generate higher rank on search engines. The higher the ranking of keywords the better. Earning more influence on social media is also one of the benefits of having a rich content. This a plus to promote the products and services of the business owners.   You can also use your writing skills, by starting your own blog. You can use a self-hosted Word Press blog or use a free blogger account. Generating more traffic is the main selling point of creating an interesting blog. Attracting more visitors means more money to come, especially if you have affiliate programs, sponsored posts, Google Ad sense and others.

Creating Niche Websites or Blogs

Philippines MoneyBlogging has been your past time and if your blog has created an astounding traffic for the past few months or so then you can start selling it. You can list it for sale at The prices of websites depend on their traffic, earnings and quality. You can also check the potential buyers through researching their reviews and feedbacks in these marketplaces.

Sell Your Skills or Services Online

If you don’t have any tangible products to sell online then don’t despair because you can still earn money by selling your skills and services through the online job marketplace. In the Philippines there are several websites that seek services online like Freelancer, Fiverr,, oDesk and much more.

Virtual Assistance Services

You can work for executives, entrepreneurs anywhere in the world by offering virtual assistance services such as making reports and presentations, accounting, marketing, secretarial jobs, encoding and other job that can be done online.

Do Online Tutorial Services

Utilize your degree in education by offering tutorial services to local and overseas clients.   If you don’t have any degree in education, you can also teach or do tutorial services as long as you have the talents and skills to teach and hone your student. You can teach a new language, a new skill or a new knowledge where you’re an expert of. This teaching service is not through the traditional schooling method, but through an online tutorial. All you need is a reliable computer, flawless Internet connection, clear microphone and headset, web cam, VOIP and other tools and applications used for better online communication.

Venture Into Online Marketing

If you have the marketing skills that you wish to use to generate income for you, why not try online marketing. Giving online marketing services to businesses are widely used since it is helping them drive traffic to their websites, improving generation of leads, increasing profit through SEO or search engine optimization that would eventually turn out to give them more and more customers.

Photo for Sale

Taking selfies and random photographs has become a viral trend nowadays especially when the DSLR camera has come into existence. High definition images of professional image quality can easily be achieved through the lenses and angles taken by DSLR. You can sell and make profit of these photos online by selling rights and licenses to use your wonderful shots online. Images are vital parts of presentations, news, articles or any content online. The more high quality shots you have, the more money you could make.

Make Money Through Social Media

If you love Facebook, Instagram or YouTube and other social networking platform, then you would love this money making idea through social media. You can generate profit through social media once your Facebook page, Instagram, YouTube account hit a thousand or more followers and likers through trending posts like viral videos, articles, and images. You have to keep your page or account interesting and viral to keep attracting more likers and followers. Once your page or account become a consistent trendsetter then you can start offering advertising services to clients and charge them per post, number of engagement or people reached.

Making money online is made easy through research, introspection and determination. It may take patience and perseverance but for sure reaping the fruits of your labor at the end would be worth it.

5 responses to “Online Business Ideas for Filipinos (Home-Based!)”

  1. Sherwin says:

    Hi how can i do the photo for sale what oarticular account should i upload photos…and how can i earn from it

  2. Sherwin says:

    Hi how can i do the photo for sale what oarticular account should i upload photos…and how can i earn from it

  3. george devin says:

    Great content. I enjoyed reading this article. It’s very helpful and useful. Thank you for the great list of business ideas.

  4. Joshua says:

    Hi. I’m a sophomore Entrepreneurship student. And I want to know if what sort of online marketing endeavor may you suggest for me and my situation to get, since our class works are heavy and sometimes some are damped of files ?

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