Jobs for a Couple & Ways for Couples to Make Money Online
There are thousands of ideas how to become a digital nomad in the internet. It is easy to start when you are young and single. For some people though, being in a relationship is a big obstacle. We can’t understand why! There are so many ways to make money online for couples.
We are working online, for almost 5 years. We are traveling the world together and live a location independent lifestyle. When we started, what we were doing was pretty unusual. Thankfully, it’s getting more and more popular every year. We are meeting digital nomad couples all over the world.
In this post we are giving you best ideas on how to make money online for couples. You will also find here sites with job offers for couples. Hopefully, Instagram photos from our travels where we work online in awesome places, will give you some inspiration. Being a digital nomad couple is one of the best thing that we have achieved in our lives so far.
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #1
This is the most popular way to make money online as a couple. You both can do freelance jobs! There are many websites in the Internet where you an find job offers for couples. Here are our favorites:
One of the biggest and most famous freelance websites in the world. It’s available not only in English but also in many other languages. Thousands of new job offers appear on Freelancer.com everyday, so we are pretty sure you and your partner will find something for yourself fast.
The runner-up. We love Fiverr because it’s simple and perfect for the beginners. You can learn your first dollars there on your first day!
The last one from top 3 freelance websites. Upwork is where we personally earned the most money.
Check out more freelance websites here.
How to search for the job offers for couples?
You and your partner can either do the same things or specialise in something completely different. Here are the most popular examples of freelance jobs: writing, copy writing, graphic designing, web designing, programming and many more.
Basically, all the skills you have may be used in your online work. The most crazy freelance job offers that we saw in the Internet are: making a video of your own dog who plays outdoors, testing games and recording your voice while reading various texts.
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #2
This is what we are doing right now! Professional bloggers can earn a lot of money online.
They are getting paid for going on the trips, publishing sponsored posts on their blogs, promoting brands/ companies on their social media & blogs and many more.
Becoming professional travel bloggers is a long process- you need to work for free for some time until you start earning money. But, honestly, we don’t know better ways for couples to make money together. When your blog is big enough, you will earn a passive income. What does it mean in practice? Making money while you are sleeping. With affiliate programs, you will have to do nothing to earn.
It’s really worth to start your own travel blog. It may surprise you but it costs almost nothing to start. The basic plan of the biggest hosting provider Blue Host costs less than US$4 monthly. Everything is included in that price, even registering your domain name (web address)!
If you have some money to invest, we recommend you buying Nomadic Matt’s blogging course. He’s one of the most famous travel bloggers in the world, so you won’t regret a single penny you spent on his course. We’ve been following him since 2014 and he still has a lot to teach us.
For us, blogging is the most rewarding thing we have ever done. It’s hard and time-consuming job but we really feel that we are creating something unique that helps a lot of people.
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #3
Think about all the skills you have: either individual or you as a couple. You can use them by becoming an online teachers!
Tutoring is a great way to make money on the Internet. You can teach foreigners your language, help students with maths, physics or anything you are good at. The best part is that you don’t necessarily need a degree to start. Let’s take English language as an example: in many countries in the world, being a native speaker is enough to become a tutor. How awesome is that?
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #4
Selling products online was our first job. We think it’s a great thing to do for couples: you can find innovative ways to sell the products by brainstorming and coming up with a creative ideas together.
You can either sell your own products, work in a drop shipping business model or sell someone else’s products as a freelancer.
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #5
Doing digital marketing
Online marketing is strongly connected with selling. At the end of the day, no matter how good seller you are, you need to attract customers to your website first.
This is what marketers do: they are trying to promote products & services in the best possible way. The idea is simple: spend the least amount of money and get the maximum sales score.
Online marketing is a vast field, so it’s better if you specialise in one thing at the beginning. Some examples are: SEO (mastering search engine optimization), e-commerce and email marketing.
In our opinion, digital marketing is one of the best online jobs. It’s developing really fast, so you can learn new thing about it everyday!
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #6
Again, you can use the skills that you have. The sky is the limit in the consulting.
When you master your skills, you can get paid to teach people how to do it. You can become social media consultant, sales consultant, marketing consultant or even… relationship consultant. It all depends on you! Think about the skills that you already have and try to find the customers who would like to pay for your knowledge.
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #7
Virtual assistant is a person who can do…. anything. Depending on the requirements, you can help with replying on emails, managing social media channels, scheduling appointments or organising meetings. VAs are the closest aides of the person that hired them. Their job is to help their employer in various tasks.
What’s absolutely awesome, you don’t need any skills to become a basic virtual assistant. It’s a great job to start your adventure as a digital nomad couple!
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #8
Running a business
If you are brave and enterprising enough, you can start a business online. It’s definitely the best way to earn for the couples: you will have an unlimited independence. You will be the masters of your own time and you’ll have to create your own tasks.
What’s beautiful, it’s a great opportunity for you to grow as a couple. Your business may be your mutual passion. We have been running a company together for almost three years, and we treated it as our baby. Of course it will be also a big test for your relationship. Spending so much time together may kill the romance, so think twice before starting a business. For us it was great but some people have completely opposite experience.
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #9
If you are reading this article, it means that you speak English. Do you know any other language? If so, you can make money as a translator.
If you are good, you can earn few thousand dollars monthly. How awesome is that?
Ways to Make Money Online for Couples #10
Trading & investing
We are not experts in this field but we know that some couples are earning money online by trading and investing.
The most popular platform for the beginners is Forex.