The internet is littered with articles on how to make money on the internet. This article will consider all the good things and will separate the good, the bad, and the scam. You CAN definitely make money online, not everything out there is a scam.
Writing articles where you are good at is the best and most successful way to earn money online. If you are a writer, computer programmer, pilot, accountant, web designer, or photographer, there are a lot of opportunities for you. If you have knowledge on couponing, finance, carpentry, raising kids, planning vacations or weddings, or home design etc you can get paid for your expertise and writing about it.
Freelance Work - you can find work at home jobs on this sites: elance.com, guru.com, craigslist, or Odesk.
Writing Web Content - You can write articles on eHow, A good article can give you $30 per year or more. Write 20 top-notch articles, and that's $600.
Write Product Review - check out ConsumerSearch.com it is owned by N.Y. Times, and they pay freelance writers a minimum of $350 per article for product reviews.