Making extra money?

I know there have been a few posts on working from home and making money, but none (that I've seen) actually SAY YES... I'm making money, etc... Freelance writing is a hustle... I'm open to a lot.. Does anyone know of a way to make some extra money? For SURE??? Any success stories??​

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    8Theresa Gould
    I think most of us are a little gun shy as far as bragging or talking about what we make. I can make on average $500/month blogging, but in really good months I have made upwards of $1500. Yes blogging. That's mostly sponsored posts and social media promotion, only a small portion of that is from ads. I have never been really successful with affiliate links but I think if I had more more traffic that small amount would blossom into something more.

    I also make money with my early morning paper route.

    I make money being a Young Living essential oils distributor, right now it pays for my monthly order, though I could order far more!

    If you blog, check out MomDot.com (esp. the VIP section for paid opps - it is $6/month but I make that over and over again so it's well worth it); CollectiveBias.com; Sverve.com; Emerse.com; CleverGirls.com and there are others but those are the ones coming to my mind right now.

    Get your blog pagerank up even to a 2 and you'll be paid to write. Join Facebook support and share groups to increase comments and traffic to your blog.

    That's all I am dragging out of my tired brain as I'm on a conference call!
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    Theresa!! God Bless You, thank you... Great tips.. Yes, I blog.. My blog just got Editor's Pick at Wordpress and got an acknowledgment award.. I have never done any ads on there.. (I don't know how)... I'm learning.. The Freshly Pressed thing increased my followers and twitter people ten fold.. so I need to make sure I keep going... Thank you so much!!!!!!
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    8Theresa Gould
    Oh, I remember reading this one when you posted in another thread! :)
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          Exactly what you said - it's a hustle. If you want to work from home and make good money, it's definitely a hustle! It's not just writing, but marketing yourself, advertising, getting your name out there, and finding clients.... search craigslist in the writing section or even marketing for social media jobs. I blog and make money mainly from sponsored posts/campaigns and I also ghostwrite for others and manage social media/outreach accounts for small businesses...

          Join blog groups, like Theresa said, momdot vip is a great one! momcentral, tapinfluence, clever girls, the motherhood, social chorus, SITS, social spark...

          Here's a post about other ways to make money online, apart from blogging: http://thebabyladies.com/make-money-while-baby-sl…
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          We live in Los Angeles, CA. I'm a writer, comedian, actor and single mom of two. Parenting is hard. I try to keep a sense of humor about it all and find the find the funny... in what is most likely NOT funny (i.e. boogers, meltdowns, homework, etc.).