41 genuine ways to make money online in Kenya


There are 41 genuine ways of making money online in Kenya. All you need is to pick one of the ways and establish a niche for yourself. Blogging and running a YouTube channel are some of the most common ways of making money online. You can start making money online with zero capital especially on YouTube.

Here are the 41 genuine ways to make money online in Kenya:

  1. Blogging
  2. Through AdSense alternatives like MGID
  3. Through sponsored posts
  4. Academic writing
  5. Transcription and Video editing
  6. Participating in online paid surveys
  7. Data Entry online jobs
  8. Affiliate marketing
  9. Buying and selling of bitcoins
  10. Guest posting
  11. Buying and selling domains
  12. Web design
  13. Web hosting
  14. Buying Unit Trusts
  15. Forex Trading
  16. Banner adverts
  17. Paid reviews
  18. Run a YouTube channel
  19. Become an influencer on social media
  20. Create social media pages, grow them and sell to companies and individuals
  21. Sell your photography
  22. Rent your extra space /turn it into Airbnb
  23. Create a job portal
  24. Sell real estate property
  25. Join online taxi business
  26. Publish an eBook
  27. Provide SEO services
  28. Sell second hand goods online, like clothes furniture, phones, laptops and shoes
  29. Sell products on Facebook
  30. Entertain your audience on social media and get paid via MPESA
  31. Rent your car parking space
  32. Do babysitting
  33. Freelancing
  34. Analyze football matches and get paid
  35. Offer advertising space for local blogs
  36. Offer delivery services
  37. Sell airtime
  38. Save in Mshwari
  39. Buy Unit Trusts
  40. Buy bonds and shares
  41. Run e-commerce website

For those who need recurring income, affiliate marketing, blogging and YouTube are the most ideal. When you own your blog and it’s approved by AdSense. To start a blog in Kenya, you need a capital of Ksh 4,000 to Ksh15, 000.Starting a YouTube channel is free, absolutely free. Affiliate marketing is also free, same as participating in paid surveys.

One thing you’ll love about working online is that in most cases, you’ll not incur costs yet you are making money. You are also your own boss.

If you are a graduate, just pick one of the items listed above and work on it, don’t mind how other people will see you, just work. With consistency and hard work, you’ll easily become a millionaire.