Which are the best Freelancing jobs for Kenya Students in 2023

The following is a list of the 9 best online jobs in Kenya in 2023. They include online tutoring online typing jobs, writing, transcription, and data entry. Others are virtual assistant, graphic and web design, and

Are you a young student or a stay-at-home mom looking to make money online? Freelancing jobs or remote working from home is the easiest way to earn an income. This post will give you a list of the 9 best online jobs you can start without any money.

The following is a list of the 9 best online jobs in Kenya in 2023. They include online tutoring online typing jobs, writing, transcription, and data entry. Others are virtual assistant, graphic and web design, and data entry. You can start any of them without any investment from the comfort of your home. You can do it anytime and anywhere as long as you have access to the internet.

To help you navigate the gig economy, the post gives you details on the average income you can make and the top online job websites where you can pitch ideas. As a bonus, the post has success tips for each.

Online tutoring

Assist students in college, elementary, and high school to understand their courses better and post better grades. You can teach them using video conferences and whiteboards such as Skype, Zoom, and Google Meet.

Freelance writing

Online typing jobs are the most popular freelancing jobs in Kenya. Make money by researching and writing content for various audiences. Some of the easiest writing jobs you can find online in Kenya are;

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Write a blog, product reviews, content marketing, and other website articles as a ghostwriter

Academic writing

Academic writing is the biggest freelancing jobs sector in Kenya’s gig economy. You will offer your academic research and reporting skills for reviewing and drafting high-quality Ph.D., Master’s, and undergraduate papers and thesis papers and essays for a small fee.

Technical Writing

Help your clients get it written by offering them services in business plan writing, grant and proposal writing, Affidavits, and other forms of quality writing.

Resume writing

Help job seekers brand themselves and market themselves to large companies and recruiters by writing high-quality curriculum vitae (CVs), resumes, and cover letters. In addition, offer services in writing professional profiles on LinkedIn & other job boards.

Read More: How to make a living as an online writer


Find high-paying gigs by ensuring blog posts, screenplays, and student essays are free of grammatical and structural errors.


Are you fast at typing accurately and attentive to details? You can make money while you Listen to audio recordings and video conversations and type them down.

Web Designing

The world is going digital.  Almost every business and individual is looking for an online presence. You can tap into this area by designing high-quality websites and online stores. You will need to be good in design tools, programming languages, visual strategy, or CMS (customer management systems) like WordPress.

Data Entry

It’s the easiest online job you can take if you have the basic computer skills and looking for a valuable side hustle. You will be inputting alphanumerical data from handwritten documents, pictures, and pdf files into computer systems or online forms. On the downside, data entry jobs pay low and take a lot of your time

Virtual Assistant (VA)

A virtual assistant is one of the best-paid freelancing jobs in Kenya. To become a remote personal or administrative assistant helping your clients miles away by scheduling appointments, bookkeeping, data entry, customer services, internet research, and email management. To succeed in VA, you need to be highly organized and attentive to details.

Graphic design

It’s a known fact that visual concepts and infographics have a better engagement rate than text content. You can work online to create visually appealing online advertisements, brochures, magazines, or corporate reports. This job is a fit for you if you a creative, artistic, original, and a problem solver.

Social media marketing

Help your clients to reach and engage better with their existing and potential clients by becoming a Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or TikTok influencer. As an influencer, you will need to have a big clout or online following, skills to create viral and entertaining content and be highly knowledgeable on products and services.

Online Marketing

helps companies and individuals conquer the digital competition and reach out to a wider audience. You will help them with Search engine optimization (SEO), Adwords, email marketing, and other online advertising.

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