21 Online Business Ideas with low investment

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Online Business Ideas – Today we find many young & dynamic individual is looking for good business ideas to earn more money. Starting online business is best way to earn money without losing sweat. I am herewith 21 online business ideas with low investment. These online business ideas do not require big investment even you don’t need executive office to start with. You just need few technical skills and reliable internet connection. So, here are 21 online business ideas to start in 2015.

21 Online Business Ideas

Sell Creative Products Online

First Small online business idea is to sell creative products online. Make some creative products like paintings, jwellery, handbag, craft items and sell them online on ebay or artfire.

Online Customize Item Store

Second online business idea is starting online customize item store. This item store should allow end customer to customize gift items as per user need. Success example of this type of store is Chumbak.

E-commerce Website

Another very good online business idea is to start E-commerce website. Flipkart and Snapdeal is example of successful e-commerce websites. You can use shopify to create online store. Alternatively you can use free ecommerce toolkit woocommerce for building wordpress based e-commerce website. You can sell anything like mobile, electronic items, furniture, cloths etc.

Hosting Paid Webinars

If you are highly skilled person with extraordinary domain knowledge you can host paid webinar. Webinar is web based seminar presentation or video hosted on internet. It requires unique skills to build successful webinar.


Most simple way to start online business is to start blog on the topic you like. Yes Blogging is a very good online business idea. You can earn a lot of money by advertising networks like google adsense, chitika or buysellads.

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Paid Writing

This idea goes in hand with blogging. If you are very good at writing online business idea of paid writing is waiting for you. Today people are ready to pay for accept paid content. If your content is good you will be paid between 12$ to 50$ per piece.

Affiliate Marketing

Another online business idea is to become affiliate for online store like Amazone and earn commission on sales. You can also explore affiliate network like VigLink, CJ or Shareasale

Youtube Channel Partner

Creative Videos on youtube can also earn you lot of money. Create your own youtube channel post creative videos and generate huge fan following. Advertising on these youtube videos is very good online business idea. Recently I have come across news that 8 year old child is making $ 1.3 Million per year by just posting videos in youtube.

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Flipping Domain

Flipping domain means buying domain at lower price and flipping at higher price. Flippa and Godaddy auction is very good market place of buying and selling domains.


You can start online business of freelancing. In order to work as freelancer you must possess programming skills. You can earn lot of money by doing freelancing.

App Making or App store

If you know android programming you can start online business for making App. Alternatively you can start your own App store which will serve different type of apps to end users.

Making Themes

Another very good online business idea is making website themes and selling it online. If you are not good at developing theme you can hire developers for making themes.

Making Plugin for wordpress

You can make premium plugin for achieving unique functionality for wordpress. Selling this plugin online will give you lot of money.

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Selling Photos

Unique and creative photos can earn you lot of money. You can sell these photos on photodune, istockphoto or imgembed.

Virtual Office Assistant

You can become virtual office assistant or technical assistant and serve clients remotely from your office or home. You can take help from oDesk for finding work.

Google Helpout

Another Unique way of setting up online business is Google Helpout. You can help other over live video and charge them money. This help could be anything like fixing computer, removing virus, installing wordpress, installing software etc.

Voice over Artist

If you have good voice you can become audio narrator. Voicebunny and Voice123 allow you to post your audio project online. Buyer listens to audition and picks voice talent to work with.

Music Selling

Music Selling is another online business to start with. You can record and sell your music online at marketplace like AudioJungle, Pond5 or Bandcamp.

Webhosting Company

You can start your own webhosting company online. This idea requires setting up server, cpanel, hosting website etc. Alternatively if you don’t want to setup your own server you can tie-up with other webhosting companies and sell web space on commission basis.

Data Entry Job

People today outsource many computer related jobs like data entry. You can grab this opportunity to set very good business.

SEO Consultancy

If you are very good at Search Engine Optimization you can setup your own business for providing SEO Consultancy.

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Raviraj is the man behind moneyexcel.com. He is graduate in finance, engaged in blogging since 7 years. Moneyexcel blog is ranked as one of the Top 10 Personal Finance Blog in India. He is not affiliated with any financial product, service provider, agent or broker. The purpose of this blog is to spread financial awareness and help people in achieving excellence for money. Please note that the views expressed on this Blog/Comments are clarifications meant for reference and guidance of the readers to explore further on the topics. These should not be construed as investment advice or legal opinion.

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  1. arcot jyothy says:

    Already in cloth business but since three years loss condition having boutique in hyderabad can u suggest me gaiñng business profit.

  2. Hasmukh Purohit says:

    Sir I intersted in starting a business at low investment up to 10 lack please give a proper direction for business

  3. Ankit khurana says:

    Myself Ankit Khurana,
    i am from surat, Gujarat
    i want to start a business with good profit.
    guide me in textile business,Garments, import export,etc

  4. Sagar says:

    please guide me to start new business at Lucknow in 2lakhs investment..

  5. RAJESH SINGH says:


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