If you have been considering starting a home business on the Internet, a few home based business ideas will be presented in this article.

For your information, there are lots of ways to generate extra cash even when full-time jobs and overtime are not an option. Ideas include renting a room in your home, tutoring or selling items you have stored away for years and never used them.

Here are a few ideas to consider:

The key is to find what skill you bring to the table or something you believe would be fun to do. For example, if you have computer technical skills, you could teach a class, install computers or create websites. A good tip is to think about what people are willing to pay for.

Among the fastest and easiest ways to get extra cash is by selling your unwanted and unused stuff in your garage or attic. You could post a few signs in the neighborhood letting people know you are having a garage sale or you could sell online with services such as eBay. Yes, you can use the Internet to sell your stuff locally.

You can sell old books, comic books, sports equipment and any number of items you have put away and never even thought of using them. So, if you have been a pack rat for many years, now you can cash in on them.

Another great idea is to rent out a room in your home or find a roommate if you live around universities, colleges or resorts. You could rent short or long term.

How about earning cash by house sitting? You earn money and have a place to live, long or short term.

If you are a photographer, you could work weddings, high school and college graduations as well as sports events.

An all-time favorite part-time job is tutoring specific subjects for high school or college preparatory classes. You can teach anything you have detailed knowledge of and get paid for it.

Get your creative juices flowing and I am sure you can come up with some good ideas for earning extra cash. You can do so much with a working knowledge of a personal computer and the Internet. The fact is, running a home business on the Internet will replace many traditional jobs in the near future. You will enjoy and benefit much from being your own boss, setting your own work schedule and spend quality time with family.

These home based business ideas can be started on the Internet by anyone with a computer and a broadband Internet connection.