Online jobs have become a way to earn income for many people. It is perceived that online jobs are better as opposed to other jobs since it is flexible to the worker. People have resulted to online jobs due to lack of jobs.
Online jobs may include data entry, writing, filling in forms, completing surveys, solving captchas, transcription, managing social media accounts and many other jobs.
Some advantages of online jobs may include flexibility, one spends quality time with their family especially for mothers who find it hard to balance between family and work, it saves on cost of fuelling the car and similarly it is easy to commute since it can be done anywhere even from the convenience of the workers house.
Some disadvantages of online work may include: the workers don’t receive benefits for example health, sick leaves, vacations etc. Another disadvantage is that when times are bad the workers are typically laid off. When the workers don’t work they don’t receive any income as compared to office jobs.