So, you don't just want to make money online. . .you need to make quick money online! You don't have the time to read some e-book or the money to join any systems or programs. You need money. . .and fast. Here are just a few ideas that you can turn to if you're truly desperate. . .
Something like an online yardsale, CraigsList is a great internet site for buying and selling almost anything legal -- housewares, bikes, furniture, musical equipment, art, and and anything that you may even consider junk. Over 40 million people use CraigsList every month. It's free and localized, so you shouldn't have to worry about shipping anything.
Read emails and take online surveys: some companies receive thousands of emails every day that need to be read. And some of them actually outsource the reading of these emails as well as other tedious, time consuming chores such as product testing, online surveys, online mystery shopping, etc. You can sign up and get paid on a per assignment completed basis. The pay varies by what type of assignment you choose and you can choose where you want to make money.
Get serious about Ebay. There are just so many ways to make quick money online with Ebay. You can buy stuff at garage sales or Estate auctions and turn around and sell it for a profit on Ebay. You must have a good idea what something is worth in order for this to work. You can sell your own things or make things to sell. The possibilities with Ebay are limitless.
Sell your images. You can actually sell non-professional images to a number of different sites that need stock photos. All you need to do is make sure that the image isn't vulgar and doesn't include any brand names or famous people. Be creative. . .you'd be surprised what sort of images people are looking for. iStockphoto, it is one of the most popular sites. Big Stock Photo is huge with more than 1.5 million images available. Dreamstime is also a top player in this industry - they pay photographers 50 – 60% of the amount of each photograph sold. Shutterstock is subscription-based and offers more than 2.5 million images for sale.
Become a Freelance Writer. This may intimidate a lot of people but it's really easier than you might think. In fact, it's probably better if you're not a "professional" writer since people want to read things from other "real" people! You can sell your articles at the marketplaces of certain forums like DigitalPoint and SitePoint. Don't expect to make a killing here but you can make some extra cash and you can do it very quickly. There are many more opportunities for writers online, such as Freelance Home Writers, which is a job board where you can log in to see what kind of Writing Jobs are available and possibly, how much they pay.
These are some of the easiest and most immediate ways that you can make quick money online.