How To Make Money Online In Nigeria 2024

Over the years, many people have been asking this question over and over again. How can I make money online in Nigeria? Some even went to the extent of contacting me on Whatsapp with the same question again.

Even on Google, the same searches have been flooding everywhere and many want to know how to make it big online in Nigeria.


The truth is that whether you are a single mom, a stay-at-home mom, a student, a working-class, or a freelancer there are many ways you can earn extra income staying at home in Nigeria.

Yes, and the good thing is that they’re legit. Not fraud which is popularly known as Yahoo Yahoo. Below I will be showing you the best way to make money online and smile at the bank.


How to make money online

1. Sell Designs & Creatives Online

Are you a designer? If you have skills in designing you can still make it big online. There is a Printivo Online Store that allows anyone to upload and sell designs to customers.

All you need to do is to upload designs and each time a Printivo customer makes use of your design or orders a print with your design you will get paid. The payment is mostly 15% of the value of the design by Printivo.


2. List on Property Websites

Look around in your area, do you know of any property that is available for sale or rent? You can easily make quick money by posting available properties in your area on property websites.

The fee you will be paid is called an agency fee and as you can see, it’s legit. Some of the websites you can sell them includes Tolet, Jumia House & Private Property.  All you need to do is to register on the website as an agent and you are good to roll.

3. Publish Books Online

Are you a good storyteller? You can write and publish your book online. One of the Nigerian websites to publish your book is Okadabooks. You can publish your story, reviews, or anything worth reading.


The most exciting thing is that the website allows the user’s to monetize each book to publish.  Meaning you will get paid when any of your publications is read or downloaded.

4. Sell on E-commerce Websites

Just like Amazon, you can also make money online selling on an e-commerce website in Nigeria. Some of the websites you can sell online includes Jumia, Konga, PayPorte, Jiji, and many more.

These websites allow you to list your product and sell them online. The advantage is that they have a huge online audience. This means, once you hit the publish button, your product will be visible across the country.

5. Offer Professional Services Online

For those that need to make quick money online, you should take advantage of this. Some of the best websites you can showcase your skills and still make money from it are freelancing websites.

The services you can offer include content writing, social media management, website design, graphic design, search engine marketing, etc. Note, I use this method to make more than six figures every month and I believe you can do the same even better.

6. Become a Virtual Tutor

Do you know that you can teach somebody what you are just reading now and still make money from it? It’s called a virtual tutor. This involved one-on-one tutoring sessions which be done through social media and phone calls.

You can also host Webinars to help people directly. One of the websites we have here in Nigeria is Tutors NG. This website allows users to monetize their knowledge by creating online learning materials for those in a specific field.

7. Online Surveys

I have done this before, and although the payment is not that much it’s still worth it. Many folks are and still making money from an online survey. You can do this in your own spare time.

Many companies are always recruiting new members to help them carry out a survey that involves answering questions and product testing. Here is the list of online surveys in Nigeria that you can make money from.

8. Apps & Websites Testing

New Internet companies are also looking out for new people to help test their mobile Apps and website. Of course, you can’t do that for free.

They will pay you after you’re done testing the Apps or their website. Some of these companies will reward their users in cash after the App testing.

9. Affiliate Marketing

Back in the day, a friend made a sum of 1.2M from Jumia during the Black Friday sale. This amount is just a day. This is to say that affiliate marking is another big deal. You can make a lot of money through affiliate marketing.

I have received gifts from GearBest and they also pay higher interest as well. Some of the affiliate programs you can join in Nigeria and Jumia and GearBest.

All you need is to pick a product from their website, write a well detailed review, and buried your affiliate link inside. When someone makes a purchase, you’ll get a commission.
It’s pretty simple but required hard work.

10. Start a Blog or a Vlog

This is the last but not the list. Blogging is actually paying and I have seen and personally experience it myself. I joined the blogosphere since 2017 and I don’t regret it. It’s not easy to start a blog because it requires patient and persistence.

Blogging is all about traffic and the more traffic you get the more money you make through monetization. For Vlogging, you can start by creating your own YouTube channel as a platform.

Syncing Off…

As you can see, there are different Online opportunity that allows you to make money online legally. Although some of them required a laptop, however, you can still start with your smartphone. I started my first blog with an Android phone.

All you need is to take your time, look for the one you can do, and kick off without wasting time. The advantage of this online money-making is that they require small capital.

Most of them require nothing more than your time. Before you hit the exit button, click the Share button. Share the post and spread the love.

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