1) Online research
Often companies or entrepreneursneed to know what companies offer a certain product, make a list of websiteswith certain characteristics or get contact data from a large number ofentities, just to give some examples. For all these cases, the only skills
thatyou need to have is knowing how to read and use a search engine. It is easilyachievable! In addition, it is an activity that can be developed fromthe comfort of home
or a temporary office.
2) Test web applications and software
It is often identified as QA ortesting, this is a crucial activity in any computer development, since it isthe way to detect problems, bugs or even usability flaws in a program. Insummary, it consists of using a program in different ways to verify that itworks well and as expected. For example, it can happen that a system stopsworking if a data with a strange character such as & is loaded, whereby theerror must be informed to the programmers so that they develop an exception orat least a coherent error message.
3) Text revision
Did you ever write and revise
atext so many times that it is no longer possible to realize if it is clear orif it contains errors? It is very common, and that is why there are manypeople and companies willing to pay someone to read a text and verify that itis well written, transmits a clear message and has no spelling errors.
4) Non-technical maintenance of websites
This activity refers to keepingupdated the products that an ecommerce site
haspublished, moderating photos and user comments or publishing new notes fromanother medium, for example. Usually this type of websites
havecontent management tools for which you do not need to have any technicalknowledge. For maintenance you can hire freelance telecomengineer
5) Review of plans, architectural sketchesor engineering schemes
If one has skills in areas of industrial design, engineering or architecture, he can easily offer his services not only to generate plans and the like, but also to revise or correct those of others. For example, there have been many cases of people remodeling their home who wanted to get a second opinion from another architect before starting the work.