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The Secrets of Entrepreneurs Who are Making Money While Hiding their Identities

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Entrepreneurs are sprouting here and there thanks to social media platforms, freelancing sites, and make money online websites. Opportunities for entrepreneurs, dreamers, passion enthusiasts, and hobbyists are at their all-time high. The good news is that the space is all-inclusive regardless of age and status- from shy introverts and people with no capital to high school students or senior citizens.

Making Money Anonymously

For personal reasons, some entrepreneurs choose to start their online businesses while hiding their identities, and the good news is that these entrepreneurs are making money while keeping their privacy.

Here are three ways to make a lot of money without showing your face:

  1. Use Social Media Platforms
  2. Create your own Online Business
  3. Find Freelance jobs

The Power of Social Media

Almost everyone is on social media. Social media’s power is commendable as you get to reach a large number of people within seconds of posting an ad. It helps your business: attract customers, get customer feedback and build customer loyalty.

Social media for business is no longer optional. It’s an essential way to reach your customers, gain valuable insights, and grow your brand.

If you are looking for smart ways to make money without showing your face, then you have come to the right place.

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Best Ways To Make Money Without Showing Your Face

1. Blogging

When you decide to create a blog, your main priority should be to create valuable content that will solve people’s problems. Sometimes blogging anonymously can give you the freedom to express yourself and that can be a defining factor for the success of your blog.

If you want to blog anonymously, you will need to start a niche website. “Niche- A business niche is a specialized or focused area of a broader market that your business serves specifically.” Also, you need to invest in good hosting and choose a smart domain name.

You can drive traffic to the blog by utilizing your social media accounts which will help you make money with affiliate marketing or through ads. If you are thinking in the long run, blogging can make you rich. Yes, you don’t need to show your face to become a professional blogger. There are so many blogs out there that have been created by people who don’t even share their real names.

creative market

Where your Blog makes Money:

  • Affiliate Marketing
  • Sponsored Ads
  • Sponsored Posts
  • Seeling your own products

2. Create & Sell: Print on Demand, Digital Products, Online Courses

When it comes to Digital products Canva is an awesome tool that is helping many business owners and freelancers design awesome graphics & templates for free.

There are a lot of ways to make money with Canva

  • Sell Canva design as a service
  • Sell Canva templates
  • Make ebooks
  • create videos

Print on Demand is another way to make money. Websites like Redbubble, Printify, and Teespring allow you to make designs/graphics for t-shirts, bags, mugs, and just about any printable item that you can sell on their website or your online store.

Other places you can sell your products

  • Etsy
  • Amazon Merch
  • eBay
  • Shopify
  • Instagram Shop
  • Facebook Shop

Creating Online courses is another lucrative source of income. Let me tell you, some course creators don’t even show their faces. Yes, even though it’s an online course you can still hide your identity.

Record your course one time and sell it to a lot of people.

Places to sell your Online Courses

  • Udemy
  • Skillshare
  • Teachable
  • Your own website

3. Freelance Jobs

If you are just getting started with the idea of making money online, becoming a freelancer can be a good place to start. If you have any specific skills, you can surely use them to your advantage to make some serious money.

You must be wondering how much money can you make as a freelancer. Well, that depends on your service and expertise but you will be more than happy to know that many people are making a full-time income as freelancers.

There are a lot of places to list your services, more popular are Fiverr and Upwork.

Some services you might want to consider

  • Transcriptionist
  • Stock music seller
  • Graphic designer
  • Sell Your Photos Online
  • Bookkeeper
  • Copywriter
  • Proofreader
  • Social Media Manager
  • Virtual Assitant
  • Ads manager
  • Web designer

4. Try Dropshipping

If you have no capital, you can start with dropshipping. The fantastic thing about having a dropshipping store is that you don’t need to have the products in your inventory. You just have to order it from a supplier who will actually ship the products for you directly to your customers.

You can easily make money by advertising your products on social media. Facebook and Instagram offer FB & IG shops, you might want to open an e-commerce store and use Shopify, or you can sell on your WordPress blog.

5. Start A Dropservicing Business

Dropservicing is another business model that has been on trend since 2020 and it offers a lot of opportunities for people who don’t have money to invest.

You can start your own drop service business without any investment. Essentially you can create your portfolio and list your service on social media or use platforms like Fiverr or Upwork.

You choose your niche and advertise, then when you get a client you can source the service from another person, an expert in the field. The way I see it you are sort of the middleman.

6. Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing is becoming more popular as more brands and companies realize the importance of word-of-mouth marketing.

Affiliate marketing is an advertising model in which a company compensates third-party publishers to generate traffic or leads to the company’s products and services. The third-party publishers are affiliates (that’s you), and the commission fee incentivizes them to find ways to promote the company.

Some of the places you can promote affiliate products are on your website and social media platforms.

7. Social Media: Youtube, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, Tiktok, Linkedin

You don’t need to show your face to make money online. As an influencer and creator, an anonymous account will work perfectly. You will need to monetize your account with Ads, Affiliate links, sponsored posts, sponsored content, selling products, channel membership, Links to your website, etc.

Of course, If you want to become famous, you must build an online reputation by doing and sharing awesome content. This is the basis of any revenue model. You need to have loyal fans who will interact with your content and listen to what you have to say.

8. Social Media Marketing

Another great way to make money online is thru social media marketing. You can run accounts for business owners in order to promote their business in exchange they will pay you a monthly retainer fee.

Some responsibilities of a social media marketer could be taking pictures for content, posting content on a daily basis, and running campaigns.


According to Sarah Blakely- (BIllionaire Entrepreneur) and owner of Spanx, “It’s not about money, brains, or experience- It’s about Action.”

The most important thing is to get started. Getting started is way more important than having a perfect plan.



  • Reply Chantal May 8, 2022 at 6:09 am

    I enjoyed reading, thank you for sharing.

    • Reply Lani May 9, 2022 at 7:40 am

      Hi Chantal,

      Thanks for your comment. I’m glad you enjoyed this post, I hope some of the tips will work for you.

  • Reply Stephanie Pick May 8, 2022 at 7:34 am

    So many great ideas here, thanks so much for sharing!

    • Reply Lani May 9, 2022 at 7:40 am

      Hi Stephanie,

      Thanks for your comment. I hope some tips will work for you.

  • Reply Ella May 8, 2022 at 10:22 am

    Great tips! 🙂

    • Reply Lani May 9, 2022 at 7:39 am

      HI Ella,

      Thanks for your comment. I hope some tips will work for you.

  • Reply Fransic verso May 8, 2022 at 12:11 pm

    Great ways to earn money without showing your face. I’m working on blogging now and hopefully, I can make it.

    • Reply Lani May 9, 2022 at 7:39 am

      Hi Fransic,

      Thanks for your comment. Happy to hear about your goal. Let’s continue to support each other.

  • Reply Meghan May 8, 2022 at 2:43 pm

    These are great ideas, thank you!

    • Reply Lani May 9, 2022 at 7:38 am

      HI Meghan,

      Thanks for your comment.

  • Reply Olga May 8, 2022 at 9:19 pm

    Thank you for a great blog post! I’m an introvert and I don’t like to be very active on social media. I choose blogging too and I’m going to work hard this year.

    • Reply Lani May 9, 2022 at 7:38 am

      Hi Olga,

      Thanks for your comment. Yes, blogging is a great choice. Leave your link the next time you comment so I can support your blog too

  • Reply Mayra May 8, 2022 at 11:28 pm

    Things have changed so much in the last couple of years (and especially after the pandemic). A whole world of opportunities have opened up.
    The only one I would be worried about is the dropservice, unless I would know the person. Otherwise your reputation would be on the line if the person you outsource drops the ball.

    • Reply Lani May 9, 2022 at 7:36 am

      Hi Mayra,

      I totally agree with you. I too have not personally tried dropservice, there was a webinar though that I attended teaching me how to find the right people. However, I did dropshipping and there’s also that risk with not personally knowing the seller, product quality, etc. As with any business, there’s always that risk- Research and reviews are really important.

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