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As a result, I don’t have anything close to a fully developed sales funnel with upsells and a back-end. It’s a great way to achieve freedom in your life. Not only does copywriting allow you to work remotely, but it also allows you to control your schedule. Plus, learning the skill itself will help you in many areas of online business (i.e. building a blog, affiliate marketing, etc. – when you can write in a compelling way, all of these become much easier!) You will need to ensure that you adhere to a few principles when doing this. You need excellent photos, so investing in a good camera is well worth it here. You also need to ensure a meticulous description of the product, new or used. People appreciate the attention to detail and it will go a long way when trying to sell anything through these bustling online hubs. 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There's a lot I've taken from here, and while I've taken a step back to learn more and to master my craft in specific areas, your story just gave me the nudge I needed to move closer to the entrepreneurship cliff ;) Departments A List Apart As long as there is still the written word, there will always be editors. Freelance editing and proofreading not only pays a decent hourly wage, it also gives you the chance to read about potentially interesting topics too. What's more, pursuing freelance writing & editing as a business idea can afford you a lifestyle that lets you travel the world as a digital nomad. You can find lots of job postings from companies and individuals in need of writing, proofreading, and editing services on Upwork, which makes this a high-demand opportunity to make money online. SHARE To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. If you’re fan of high risk, high return income streams, then this might be a good place to start. 06 Should you Remortgage? 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