List of Kenyan websites for making money online


There are of many websites in Kenya where you can make money online from. We will list all the websites below to make it easy for you to start making money online.

Nowadays office jobs are few, many people are looking for ways of making money online but it’s not easy to know which websites provide opportunity for making money online.

Here is a list of websites to make money online in Kenya

Native advertisements

Native advertisement is for those owning blogs. The websites to make money from are:

  1. MGID(register here)
  3. AdSense
  4. Outbrain
  5. Taboola
  6. Yahoo Gemini
  7. Nativo
  8. TripleLift
  9. RevContent

If your blog is receiving 1 million views per month, you’ll make Ksh 100,000 to Ksh 200,000 from any of the companies listed above. In Kenya the most popular are AdSense and MGID.

Affiliate marketing sites in Kenya

  1. 22Bet
  2. Betway
  3. Hela Bet
  4. 1XBET
  5. Jumia
  6. Kilimall
  7. Kenya Website Experts
  8. Bluehost
  9. Hostpinnacle
  10. Melbet
  11. Betwinner
  12. Amazon Affiliate Kenya
  13. iPay Africa
  14. Safaricom Affiliate Program
  15. Hubspot
  16. Coursera
  17. SEMrush

Betting sites pay the best amount when it comes to affiliate marketing. You will be paid recurring income, meaning that the companies will pay you whenever the clients you referred them lose money. You will also share the losses. But the good thing with betting is that the company always wins.

I have tried 22Bet ,1XBET and Betway,they have generated decent income for me over the years.

Bluehost is another affiliate program which pays really Well.The Company pays $65 to $120 per sign up.If you own a blog that posts content about making money online or web hosting, consider joining Bluehost affiliate program.

Jumia is the best for bloggers intending to market online stores. There are over 100 Kenyans marketing Jumia products through blogging.

Paid survey companies

Paid survey companies pay you money through MPESA, shopping vouchers and airtime whenever you participate in their surveys. Here are the websites to make money from if you intend to participate in online surveys:

  • Swagbucks

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  • Triaba

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  • Palm Research

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  • Voices Africa

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  • TGM Research

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  • Mobrog

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On average, between $0.50 and $3 is credited per completed survey.

  • Opinion Outpost

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  • Ipsos

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  • Inbox Dollars

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  • One Opinion

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  • iPoll

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  • Survey Earn

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  • GeoPoll

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  • Survey Fiesta

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  • ySense

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Social media

  • TikTok
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • Telegram
  • WhatsApp
  • YouTube

YouTube, Instagram,TikTok and Facebook are the most popular social media platforms for making money online in Kenya.TikTok pays Ksh 2,000 to Ksh 4,000 for every 1 million views. YouTube pays Ksh 150,000 to Ksh 200,000 for every 1 million views.

There are many ways of making money through social media, you can try sponsored content, paid advertisements, AdSense, entertain your audience and get support via MPESA.You can also make money by selling your social media pages or by being an influencer.

Academic writing

Academic writing is also another popular area for making money online in Kenya. There are hundreds of reliable academic writing websites, the list is as follows:

  9. Apexlistings
  10. WriteHunter
  11. Falcon Writers
  12. ProWritersTime
  13. Upwork
  14. iWriter
  15. Freelancer
  16. FlexJobs

Academic writing jobs pay in terms of pages.The payment for one page ranges between Ksh 150 and ksh2,000.You will make more money if you buy your own account.One account costs Ksh100,000 to Ksh200,000.

Betting sites

Another way of making money is through betting sites. You will only make decent income is you are good in analyzing football matches and jackpots.Some of the best betting sites in Kenya include:

  1. Sportpesa
  2. Betika
  3. Odibets
  4. MozzartBet
  5. 22Bet
  6. Betway
  7. Shabiki
  8. Betlion
  9. Betwinner
  10. BetPawa
  11. Bet254
  12. Melbet
  13. Hela Bet
  14. KwikBet

Forex Trading

You can also make money through forex trading. But this kind of trade is very risk and it requires a lot of skills. The capital required for forex trading is Ksh100, 000 and above.

One should be extremely good in speculation and statistics for them to make money consistently.


You will also make money online through cryptocurrency. Invest as little as Ksh100,000 and make even Ksh1 million per month depending on price variations.

Become a guest blogger

Create good content and send to sites like Tuko, Kenyans etc,they will eventually hire you as their writer. At first you will start as a guest blogger, later after learning that your content is good, they will hire you.