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75 Job Ideas to Become a Digital Nomad

75 Job Ideas to Become a Digital Nomad

I’m going to give you 75 job ideas on how to become a digital nomad or make money while traveling. I get this question almost every day, asking me “how do you become a digital nomad?,” “how do you pull off this life?”, etc.

People tell me they don’t have any tech skills so they can’t be a digital nomad. I tell them that is not true, it’s nearly 2018 there is an unlimited amount of ways to make money online and while traveling.

I wanted to give you guys some ideas on some of the income earning ideas that I have met people working on while traveling so let’s get started here:

75 job ideas on to become a Digital Nomad.

  1. Virtual Assistant
  2. Dropshipping through Aliexpress
  3. Amazon FBA
  4. Teach English Online
  5. Blogger
  6. Youtube
  7. Copy Writer
  8. Journalist
  9. Proofreader
  10. PR specialist
  11. Social Media Influencer (food, travel, girls in bikinis, reviewing things)
  12. Make / sell on Etsy
  13. Graphic Designer
  14. Facebook / Google / online advertising
  15. Conversion expert
  16. Sales funnel builder / template
  17. Web Designer / Developer
  18. WordPress theme developer
  19. Design Apps
  20. UX designer
  21. Design as a Service SAAS company
  22. Business mentor
  23. Life coach
  24. Social Media Manager
  25. SEO
  26. Affiliate Marketer
  27. Growth hacker
  28. Sell eBooks on Amazon
  29. Photographer sell photos online & while traveling for other entrepreneurs, travelers or businesses
  30. Videographer / film maker
  31. Video editor
  32. Selling stock video
  33. Teach Online Courses Udemy or Skillshare
  34. Create ad sell courses through your own website / platform
  35. Stock market trader
  36. Crypto currency trader
  37. Online Language translator / Transcripter
  38. Real estate investor
  39. Buy a home & rent it out
  40. Sublease your room / apartment back home
  41. Rent Airbnb’s back home
  42. Musician / DJ
  43. Sound Design / Composer
  44. Voice over artist
  45. Business Consultant
  46. Mortgage broker
  47. Accountant
  48. Business Analyst
  49. Market / business / political forecasting
  50. Niche Travel Agent
  51. Run / Plan Travel Tours
  52. Customer service
  53. Admin support
  54. Tech support
  55. Interior designer
  56. Clothing / fashion designer
  57. Staffing / recruiter
  58. Personal trainer / health coach / nutritionist
  59. Event Wedding planner
  60. Teach online via Skype (music production, how to make jewelry, use your imagination)
  61. Salesman, rainmakers can do whatever they want
  62. Cold callers
  63. Online Data collection
  64. Baby sitter / nanny
  65. Therapist
  66. Psychologist
  67. Online Poker Player
  68. GIS Geographic Information Systems
  69. Boat captain
  70. Sell boats / yachts
  71. Work on Yachts / Yachtee
  72. Run charter tours
  73. Scuba diving instructor
  74. Lawyer
  75. Keep your job & go remote

I hope this list of 75 job ideas for digital nomads was helpful for you. I think there should be an idea for just about everyone in here. Most people I meet who are digital nomads / location independent entrepreneurs usually have a couple of hustles, at least 2-3.

Most entrepreneurs (even those not nomadic) have a few hustles / income sources. Having several income sources is just smart, no matter what you are doing in life. You never know when one income source will end.

Nobody said it would be easy but the hustle is surely worth it. Stop making excuses. If you really want to become a digital nomad, make it happen. Get creative. Get out there. See the world.

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Jason is a travel hacker turned full-time digital nomad. He travel hacks his way through the world using millions of points and miles to travel for nearly free. Follow along and learn the secrets to free travel.

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Jason is a travel hacker turned full-time digital nomad. He travel hacks his way through the world using millions of points and miles to travel for nearly free. Follow along and learn the secrets to free travel.

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