Let’s face it!! In today’s connected world, passive income is more than just an idealist’s dream.

Many business owners and consultants are achieving financial stability and maximizing growth by implementing passive income strategies. This approach creates exciting new possibilities.

Multiple income streams can cover any revenue gaps when business is slow. However, you need to invest considerable time and effort to start earning money as a side hustle. You should pick the right source of passive income that suits your  niche audience.

Here are a few of the passive income ideas for your business to go from who dat…to WHO IS THAT (WOLF WHISTLE).

eBooks

Publishing an eBook is trending again, and it enables you to generate income to save your business while showcasing your expertise. Platforms like Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) provide a convenient way to reach hundreds of thousands of readers from around the world.

You can capitalize on your subject matter expertise to publish bestsellers that boost revenue. Some authors who opt for self-publishing sell millions of copies. The best part is that an eBook can still generate a significant amount of money even when it is not a bestseller.

You can offer it as an upsell or bundle offer. Don’t underestimate the power of a good read. The best part is, you can create exclusivity around this offer. Maybe you are giving the first read to your community before making it public, or offering it as a part of a VIP Membership in your online course.

 

Vlogging

Vlogging is another viable source of passive income to supplement your core solopreneur/business owner activities. Studies have shown that many people prefer consuming content in video format than reading text. You can capitalize on the popularity and monetization opportunities offered by platforms like YouTube to reach viewers.

Some vloggers with thousands of subscribers earn a decent income. YouTube allows you to monetize the content with PPC ads. Additionally, you can maximize earnings through sponsored posts and affiliate links.

Create Courses

Online courses can generate more income than publishing an eBook. This option is ideal for solopreneurs and business owners that are inclined to share their expertise in the industry or consultancy space.

Once you invest the time and effort, you will start earning income over long periods. An online course requires little or no maintenance to keep generating revenue for many years. There are many platforms you can use to publish your online course. You’ll want to pick the one that offers tools that meet your specific business needs.

Online courses are earning billions of dollars a year. As an expert in your field, you should generate substantial sales. Over time, you may attract thousands of loyal followers, which makes it easier to boost income.

Become an amazing Edupreneur. Just like any business, you have to do more than put your product on your shelves in order to sell it. A business will not succeed without a strategy and a plan of execution. Unless you already have a large, well-established following, it will take you time & strategy to grow your sales.

Affiliate Marketing

Sharing your expertise via your blog or website is another practical option. It allows you to promote your services, expertise and third-party products via affiliate links. You can opt to promote affiliates directly or via networks, such as Amazon Associates, ClickBank, and Commission Junction (CJ).

Affiliate partnerships enable you to earn a percentage of the sale for referrals originating from your website or blog. To maximize earnings, you need to promote products or services that are relevant to the content on your site.

Podcasting

In recent years, the popularity of audio-only content has been on the rise. This growth has enabled many people to tap into the market by producing content for a captive audience.

You can diversify your passive income portfolio by publishing pre-recorded content to podcast hosting platforms. Doing so creates an opportunity to monetize the content via podcast advertisements, sponsorship, and affiliate marketing. Some podcasters maximize income by launching membership sites. This approach eliminates the need to pay commission or fees to podcast hosting platforms.

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By embracing passive income streams, you are sure to keep your revenue coming even when business is slow. Invest time and effort into the projects upfront and you’ll set yourself up for earning significant money down the road.

My personal favorite product to sell is an ecourse. However, so many people lose steam actively marketing their course, even though they desperately want passive income. I’m sharing my top 4 secrets to putting your course marketing funnel on autopilot so you can earn sales for years to come, no matter what you’re doing.

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