Online Data Entry

The ‘digital’ revolution is yet not complete; rather it is unfolding hugely with lot of task pending. Digitalization of the records is one dimension of this revolution and it warrants among other things, the services of online data entry provider. Heaps of data is lying to be worked upon and this reflects the massive opportunities in this niche. Therefore starting one’s data entry firm can be a great business idea. Online data entry requires hardware setup and of course the compliance with the standards as mandated by the client/project. Conforming to these parameters, there are no limits to earning, if you decide to float your own banner in the field of online data entry.

Why you should choose this idea?


Data is a crucial part of any software tool. You can open your business of Data Entry services.


You can do this business as a work from home business.


You don’t need any special technical skills to start this business. Only typing speed is required which you can acquire very easily.

Skills you need

Typing speed

keyboard layout knowledge for non English language typing

Computer basic knowledge

Things required to start

Computer with internet connection

Typing speed improvement practice programs

Investment Needed

If you have personal computer at you home then investment will be almost zero

You might need to invest into typing speed improvement course(online or offline course)

Finding Customers

You can get various assignments through freelance websites like freelancer.com upworks.com etc

You can also use social media to expand your reach

You can check online websites where people usually post requirements

Action Plan

Arrange personal computer with internet connection

Improve your typing speed

Create your profile over freelancing websites

Start taking home based projects from various clients and earn money.


Business Activity – work in your free time and make money
Target Customers - Any individual over internet
Investment – Almost Zero to start