5 Best Online Jobs Without Investment


Small businesses/online jobs are the backbone of the Ghanaian economy, no question about it. The numbers speak for themselves. All it takes is one unique business idea and you could be there too.

But coming up with an idea is the very thing that keeps a lot of people from moving forward to launch the idea into a business. The best business ideas are the simple ones that aim to solve a problem or fill a need.

Good entrepreneurs are always asking “How Can This Be Better” or “What Would Fix This Problem”? These questions will get you thinking outside of the box and might be the fuel you need to think up a great business idea.

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But for those who just need a little inspiration, you can look to the business ideas listed below.


Basically, digital marketing refers to any online marketing efforts or assets. Email marketing, pay-per-click advertising, social media marketing and even blogging are all great examples of digital marketing, they help introduce people to your company and convince them to buy.

Here are just a few examples of digital marketing assets.

Your website

Branded Assets (Logo, Icons, etc)

Video Content (Product Demos, Video Ads, etc)

Images (Infographics, Company Photos, Product Shots, etc)

Written Content (Blog Posts, Testimonials, eBooks, etc)

Social Media Pages


You’re wondering, what is freelance writing? The freelance definition as a writer is someone who works on a self-employed basis. You are considered an independent small business owner.

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As a freelancer, you typically write for more than one client and paid per writing an assignment or per batch of assignments.

Common Types Of Freelance Writing

Blog Posts

Magazine Articles

White Papers

Video & Radio Scripts

Business Plans

Case Studies


A web designer makes your website look good. They focus on the style and overall feel of the page, using softwares Adobe Suite among others to customize the website’s visual elements. They also use code like HTML and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) to create their designs.

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But wait – there’s more. Web designers usually have a specialism, which we’ll jump into right now.

User Experience (UX) designer

User Interface (UI) designer

Visual designer


A blog is an online journal or informational website displaying information in the reverse chronological order, with the latest posts appearing first. It is a platform where a writer or even a group of writers share their views on individual subject(s).

You can make a business out of blogging on entertainment, sports, lifestyle, current events etc. A good example is Ameryaw Debrah.


They typically create content for the web. This content can include sales copy, e-books, podcasts, and text for graphics. Content writers use various Web formatting tools, such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and content management systems to help create their work.

Content writers produce the content for many different types of websites, including blogs, social networks, e-commerce sites, news aggregators, and websites.

These online jobs require little or no capital and are very lucrative.

Whichever one you decide to go with, always remember to stay focused and dedicated to it. Consistency and quality of work is what brings the real results.

Happy to have you share your thoughts in the comments below.



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