Freelancer Tips

Pursue a New Business Idea Working From Home

Fiverr Team
March 31, 2020

Meta Description: Thanks to technology, entrepreneurs can set up businesses in the comfort of their own home. If you want to build a home business, here are some ways to get started. Rather than hammering out ways to keep your current career afloat during remote work, why not pursue a new business idea while working from home?

Thanks to advancements in technology, aspiring entrepreneurs can start a business venture through remote work. If you’re not sure where to start, here are some business ideas that can inspire you.

1. Digital products and services

The shift to the online world has allowed creators to launch digital products from their own homes. These include online courses, ebooks, designs, and merchandise. For example, Jorden Roper - a freelance writer - launched the Creative Revolt. Her home-based business offers cold emailing and blogging classes for freelance writers.

Source. Graham Stephan - a real estate investor and guru - launched a Teachable course dubbed as The Real Estate Academy. The courses teach students how to invest in real estate. He initially gained popularity as a financial guru by launching a Youtube channel that has amassed 1.6 million subscribers.

Source. If you want to launch a digital product, Fiverr freelancers can offer a helping hand. Our experienced professionals offer services like ghostwriting, video course creation and graphic design. So, you can easily launch digital products.


2. Handcrafted items 

Entrepreneurs with a penchant for handcrafted or vintage jewelry, clothes, crafts and art products can build their own home-based business on Etsy. Etsy is a global marketplace where independent creators can create and sell by launching their own online store.

For example, Riyo Kihara from Japan launched an Etsy business for stamps which feature heart-topped cupcakes, adorable cats and vibrant flowers. Her shop -talk to the sun- became so successful that she made more than 18,000+ sales and built a shop with more than 1200 products.

Source. How to get started? Fiverr has freelancers that offer Etsy services so you can successfully meet your product sales and grow your profits. Some freelancers can help you improve SEO, create attractive logos and compelling copy for your Etsy shop.


3. Consulting business

Professionals who have years of experience under their belt can start their own consulting business. A consultant can provide expert advice, assess issues and provide solutions for businesses. Their knowledge can help small businesses and startups navigate the complexities of their niche industry.

Qualified professionals may consider becoming career consultants, team building consultants, marketing consultants, and organization consultants. You can launch your own consulting business on Fiverr. The platform lets consultants connect with thousands of clients that demand their expertise.

Source. For example,Nady Rosseau- a Fiverr marketing consultant - is the founder and CEO of a digital marketing agency and social media academy.

Source. If you have niche expertise, you can also become a consultant that offers expert advice to people starting out in your own industry.

Ready to start your own home-based business?

Fiverr has professionals that can help you launch your own dropshipping business or Etsy store. The platform is filled with hundreds of experienced freelancers that can promote your business and get you a lot of traffic.

If you want to be a professional consultant, you can also join Fiverr to meet hundreds of customers that are demanding your knowledge and expertise.

Fiverr Team
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