There are many methods that you can embrace, adopt and use in order to earn money on the internet. However, most of these methods are all ‘forced’ i.e. you only do them in order to make money. In the short run, this may not be much of a problem but if you are looking to use that ‘method’ for the long term, then you need not only worry about profit making but also entertainment value.

There is no way that you can continue doing something if you are not happy doing it, therefore, it’s important to consider other aspects besides profit-making. If you are looking for a bit of excitement, the following are some of the methods you can use to earn money on the internet.

Online gambling

Online gambling is one of the methods that you can adopt to earn some money on the internet. Not only does online gambling offer you the chance to make some money online, it also offers you an entertainment element i.e. the thrill which comes with gaming. Online gambling comes in many forms. The first form pertains to casino games. Casino games include games such as roulette, blackjack, poker and keno among many others. Some of these games require some degree of skill while some are purely chance based meaning you need luck to win for instance slot games. The second form pertains to sports betting. Sports betting refers to the act of predicting the outcome of a sporting event be it football, hockey, rugby or any other sport you may think of. The third form pertains to novelty betting. Novelty betting refers to the act of predicting the outcomes of non-sporting events/activities such as upcoming movies.

Online trading

For people who are interested in calculations, mathematics and analysing global politics and economics, there is an entertaining way that you can use your interests to earn money on the internet. Online forex trading makes it possible for anyone interested in analysing global political and economic events to make money. All you have to do is to track certain events, analyse them and try to think what they may cause in the future. If you see a certain event posing threats to the economic fortunes of a country, then you can use that information to make some money trading forex. The same applies to political events, if you think a certain political event has major implications on the economic performance of a country, you can use that information (your analysis) to make some money on the forex market.


Many of us have a certain field in life that interests us and that we follow ardently. Some love soccer and they are loyal disciples of soccer. Some love travelling and they know all the ins and outs of travelling while others have strong interests in global politics. Regardless of where your interests lie, you have the opportunity to make some money by sharing your knowledge in that field with many others through blogging.