How to Start a Side Hustle with ZOOM


Are you looking for an easy way to start a side hustle and make some extra money? Thanks to video conferencing platforms like Zoom, it’s easier than ever to provide services and advice from the comfort of your own home. We’ll break down how Zoom can help you get started with your side hustle today! 

If you’ve been considering starting a side hustle or looking for ways to expand your existing business, this article will give you an insight into how you can use ZOOM to start earning money right away.


What You’re Selling

You’re in saving people time, alleivating frustrations and providing on-demand solutions. The key is sharing your experience, problem solving skills, and advice to an audience with an timely problem. Imagine helping your grand parent with turning the TV on over a video call. Seeing and hearing the issue live will help you both to understand the problems and cooperative steps needed to reach a solution.

SELLING Experience

Zoom also provides an excellent platform for those who wish to sell their experience. If you have expertise in professional services, coaching, teaching, tutoring, webinars or courses; you can use Zoom to offer personalized advice and help in areas that people need it most.  Plus, you don’t have to worry about physical boundaries when you’re working on Zoom – which means more potential clients! 


Digital makers such as social media professionals, video editors, web designers, graphic artists, and copywriters can use Zoom for their side hustles. Utilizing video conferencing allows these professionals to show their clients exactly how they are making changes in real time. This is especially useful for those who work in graphic design or copywriting where small changes can make a big difference. 

Getting Started

The possibilities are endless! All you need is an internet connection and a good microphone/webcam setup (which most phones and laptops come equipped with) and you can start monetizing your skills today

How to Find Customers


Friends & Family

First things first, share with your friend and family what you’re doing and ask them to put the word out for you. It’s always best to work with those with that you are most familiar.

Volunteer in Business Forums

The best way to find customers today is simply by showing up where your customers are asking for help. Join digital forums, like a Facebook group or a group, or post on Reddit where people are asking about the problems that you solve.   

Business Referral Network

Join business referral organizations like your local Chamber of Commerce, Networking, or a BNI (Business Network International) chapter to socialize. These organizations expect you to show up and share what you do. Just show up, and be helpful. It won’t be long before your community will start to associate your contributions and 

How to Get Paid

One of the biggest advantages of using ZOOM is that it makes getting paid much easier. You can easily accept payments through any number of digital payment platforms such as Stripe or PayPal; or even via direct bank transfers. 


Starting a side hustle using ZOOM couldn’t be easier – all you need is a good internet connection and some basic tech knowledge! With the help of this powerful platform, you can easily monetize your skillset by offering remote tutoring services, creating online courses, hosting webinars etc.. There’s no limit to what you can achieve with this technology – so don’t wait any longer – start exploring how you too can benefit from the power of video conferencing today!


Cyril Wong is the original Net Butlers. He has been building websites for over 30 years.

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