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How to generate Passive Income?

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Passive income is income that requires little to no effort to earn and maintain. Passive income is earnings derived from a rental property, limited partnership, or other enterprise in which a person is not actively involved. Some ways to earn it are -

Start a blog.

Blogging is one of the best ways you can create a passive income. In the beginning there might be no income.  But, over time, you'll start to generate an income from that blog. 

There are some basic steps you'll need to take before you start a blog. Blogs in the following sub-markets make the most money:

  • Technology related blogs
  • Dating and relationship related blogs
  • Money related blogs
  • Diet and fitness related blogs

 If you're launching a money related blog, maybe it'll be about how to make money in real estate or simply how to make money online. 

Create an online course

There are so many things that can be taught through an online course as many students today prefer for the online course rather than going to classes physically. One can teach technical skills in my courses such as how you can become a web developer or learn search engine optimization, but you can also opt to teach other skills such as playing an instrument, learning a new language, becoming a photographer and so on and so forth.

Do affiliate marketing

One great way to generate a passive income is through affiliate marketing. Affiliate marketing is likely one of the most powerful ways that you can produce multiple passive income streams.  To succeed at affiliate marketing, you need a large following of users.Now478, this does depend on the size of your list. Yes, size matters when it comes to your list. Especially if you're looking to make some serious money and do it on autopilot. But, list-building takes time. It doesn't happen overnight. And you need to add value to your list or you become obsolete.

Purchase dividend stocks

Dividend stocks are great resource for generating passive income. You also won't need to sell the stock to generate that income. However, you will need to buy a significant amount of shares to see a healthy stream of revenue from whatever dividend stock you end up selecting. It just requires to do some research about the stock market. Once you know the strategies, you can earn a good amount from it.