Make Money Writing Greeting Card Messages

How to Get Started Making Money by Writing Greeting Cards

Billions of greeting cards are sold every year, from traditional birthday, anniversary and Christmas cards, to cards expressing sympathy, sorrow and congratulations. Publishers of greeting cards are always looking for fresh ideas, verses and prose to add to their cards. If you can write a witty verse, clever pun or piece of touching prose, you could make money writing greeting card messages.   The Greeting Card Market Writing greeting card messages can be a lucrative venture, but competition is high. In the early stages, it's best to concentrate on the smaller greeting card publishers, as there will be less competition, and you are more likely to have your work accepted. As you become more confident and build a catalogue of accepted work, you can approach the bigger companies.   Researching Publishers Research is vital to the success of your venture. Spend some time browsing through greeting card stores. Make a note of the different greeting card publishers (details … [Read more...]

Sites Like eBay

6 Sites Like eBay

Do you enjoy selling unwanted items online, but have gotten into a rut? Do you need to unload a few items to make room in your home office? Do you have at least one closet so full that a helmet is required just to open the door? Well, if you have ever found yourself in this or a similar situation, there more sites springing up online where you can turn your "junk into jingles"--pocket jingles that is! While most of you are probably familiar with the "big guys", sites such as eBay and Amazon, there are other sites available with more popping up all the time. This article will attempt to introduce those other sites and also briefly mention or reintroduce eBay and Amazon. This Selling Site Was Originally Called AuctionWeb Founded on September 3, 1995 by a 28-year-old software developer, Pierre Omidyar, his code became THE code for what would eventually evolve into what we now know as eBay. Originally called AuctionWeb it became a place to sell overstocked items, antiques … [Read more...]

Work Online for Zmenu

Make Money Online with Zmenu

Do you enjoy sharing ethnic recipes and food pictures online? Are you comfortable using social media? Would you like an additional side egg to add to your work-at-home (WAH) basket? Well, then Zmenu might be the work-at-home or (WAH) opportunity for you.   What Exactly is Zmenu? Zmenu is a work-at-home site that allows you to share food pictures and recipes using social media. Zmenu's mission is to help consumers make informed food decisions whether they are eating out, cooking at home or putting together a menu for a restaurant or meal.   What Types of Jobs Are Available At Zmenu? Well, there probably are other types of jobs as there always are in these WAH companies, the one discussed in this article will be the remote Food Navigation Agent or the "Food Pinner" as most agents seem to be calling it. You will need both a Facebook account to be able to "like" the photos as well as a Pinterest account to "pin" the photos. So, if are familiar with at … [Read more...]

Online Rummage Sales on Facebook

Online rummage sales

Rummage sale, garage sale, yard sale....whatever you call it- Selling your unused household items is a great way to bring in some extra money when you're in a crunch. However, a yard sale can take a lot of work and time to organize and set up. From needing tables to having a prime location for traffic and even the time of year can really put a damper to your yard sale.  However, there is a way to skip all of the hassles of a traditional rummage sale and you can even make a steady extra income!  Online rummage sales are becoming a highly popular way to make and save money. There are many platforms online to sell your unwanted items like ebay and craigslist. But one that is a little less known uses Facebook Groups. In these groups people are able to post images of items they want to sell. Interested buyers can then comment to ask for more details or claim the item.   What is a Facebook Group? Anyone can begin a Facebook Group and then invite others to join. It creates a … [Read more...]

Foap: Sell Your iPhone Images

Make money with your iPhone pictures using the foap app!

What is Foap? Foap is an app for the iPhone that allows users to upload their images into Foap's online marketplace.  Then, the images are available for businesses, bloggers or anyone to purchase.   Who Owns the Images? You still own your images. By uploading them to Foap, you are sharing the rights to use the image. However, you are able to remove the images you add to the Foap marketplace at any time. Removing them from Foap however, will not delete them from the computers of people who have already purchased rights. Images with recognizable people require that you have permission to use and they must understand it could be used commercially.   How Much Money Does Foap Pay You Per Image? Foap splits the revenue generated from your images 50/50. Images can be sold again and again. They go for $10, meaning you get $5 each time someone downloads your iPhone image!   Process of Uploading a Photo to Foap To use Foap to sell images you must first download … [Read more...]