We all face boredom when we are done with all works, and nothing left to do. We all try to keep ourselves busy and utilize our time for valuable things.
The reason could be anything of being bored:
No places to wander around?
Are you not feeling sleepy?
On season vacation?
Sick of watching videos?
Whatever the reason is you should learn or try out new things. Let’s find out what to do in Boredom?
What to do when BORED
Mobile is the first thing we look at when we are getting bored, but when you have watched all your favorite series, movies and realize scrolling social media feeds is the only thing left to do with mobile. Is it? No… There is alot more, which may help you get rid of Boredom, such as connecting older people, learning new skills, making money, and many more.
1. Multiplayer Games To Play in Boredom
Are you a game person and enjoy playing games with friends and family. Here we have some games you can play to connect with your squad and to connect new people.
- Pubg Mobile – Great real player Battlefield where player has to survive till the end out of 100 to win a match.
- Fortnite – It is a battle & survival game, where players has to fight with each other.
- 8 Ball Pool – Simple mobile pool game which can be played with random player or facebook friends.
- Mortal Kombat – It is a fighting game, you can fight against your friends and their story.
- Call of Duty – It is a crazy blend of action and planning, one team has to eliminate enemies to win.
- RipTide – A racing game that can be played with or against your friends, Crazy race with hydro jets.
- Lodo King – the same 90’s kid board game on mobile now, but here up-to 6 members can play at a time.
- Hago – hago app has 80+ games which can be played with friends or random people with voice chat.
- Mini Militia – A famous game of its time is now can be played online with friends & family who are living apart.
- House Party – A video chat application with some gaming features as GK test, Guess drawing & more.
2. WhatsApp Games
Make your audio and video chats more interesting by playing games with amazing topics, you can easily ask someone’s feeling and secrets you want to know. there are Q&A, dares and quizzes that may help you strengthen your bong with friends and partner. here are some topics and ideas for more effective chats and end up your boredom:
- Date, Marry & Kill – A simple game including 3 real or imaginary people where one has to chose whom they want to date, kill or marry.
- Character Play – Its just like a role play on text or video call, you need to act and behave like the character.
- Antakshri chat – The whole chat is done by using songs lyrics, you cant say anything directly it has to be a song line to express.
- Story building – This game starts with a line or situation and one by one players will add on next line to create an amazing story.
- RapidFire – One player is asking questions rapidly and other one has very short time to reply on it, there are penalties on taking longer time.
- Truth & dare – One by one players has to choose between truth and dare and other players will ask them questions or give dares to complete.
- This or That – Also known as “would you rather”. Players may ask any question or situation with some options and other one has to choose an option.
- What If – This is crazy situation based game where you need to answer in what would you do if you are into that situation.
- Make Rhyme – Here player need to make whole chat using rhyming words, it must sound like a song or poetry. It become crazy after few lines.
- Never Have I ever – On chat a person shares something they have never done if other one has done it then they need to share the story of it.
Today Live Streaming is tremendously trending in between young people as it allow you to find and interact with thousands of real time people at a time, Mostly this feature is using by social media celebrities who have 1000s of followers, but, there are some platforms where you don’t need to gain tons of followers, people will randomly visit on your broad and you can also make real money by entertaining live audience. here are some live streaming platforms to kill your boredom:
- Facebook Live – You can create or join live stream to Interact with your connections.
- Instagram Live – One of the most famous platform to connect with your friends and celebrities live.
- Youtube – Youtube does’t allow everyone to go live you need to gain 1000 subscriber to start broadcasting.
- Tiktok – One of tiktok’s hidden feature is when you cross 1000 followers you can do live streaming on it, where your followers may send you gifts and that can be exchanged for real money.
- Bigo Live – If you want to connect with nearby people then bigo has huge audience of live broadcaster’s, you can watch many talented people who are entertaining live audience by their skills or you can start your own streaming to showcase your hidden talent.
- Azar – It is one to one calling app where you can swipe and connect to a new person every time. It may charge you a small amount for special filters and features.
- LiveStream – This application is mostly use by experts and professionals to pass on some knowledge and entertainment. There are different broadcast categories available such as music, animals, entertainment etc.
- StreamNow – This is quite different from others, here you need to pay for sigh-up and it also allow you to monetize your account. It is majorly use for education related live broads and charges may differ from one broad to another.
- Twitch TV – This application is only for gamers, anyone can use it for watching game plays or you can sign-up to start streaming your own gaming screen.
- Hang W/ – A special platform for brands, celebrities and social media influencer’s broadcasting, all streamers are using high quality camera and there are some privacy filters can be use to setup audience.
4. Learn Skills & Hobbies
If you are a student or just started your career then you can’t waste your precious time on social media and games, you need to invest your time and efforts in learning quality skills and developing new hobbies. Unlike past decades you don’t need to buy books and join classes to gain knowledge, if you can read this article online it means have guide of all skills in your hand. Successful people don’t waste their spare time in boredom, they know what is right to do. here are some set of skills that can be learnt at home and keep you away from boredom:
- Learn Language – I know many of us think learning a language without real tutor is tough but believe me today there are many websites can help you becoming a bilingual. they provide online lessons and live sessions to clear your doubts and it is something you can start any day.
- Website Designing – In this digital savvy generation website designing has become a very common skill, If you are still not aware with it go and learn you can find many tutorials on youtube only. If you dedicate yourself then it hardly take 2 days in learning basic website designing.
- Business Skills – Are you targeting to run a business in future? Great! You should start learning business skills ASAP, knowledge couldn’t acquired in a day, there are many aspects that should be taken care when you are setting-up a business such as: marketing, recruiting, management, operations, financials etc.
- Mind Practice – Make up your mind and divert it to positive things, the sad part is we know we need to level up our brain but we never work on it. Boredom is best time to learn meditation, watch motivational lessons, fast reading & mathematic techniques etc.
- Content Writing – Copywriting / content writing is one of most demanded service in marketing and anyone can pursue it by following right structure to make genuine income by providing article & blogs to companies and agencies. many youtube channels and websites are teaching these skills for free.
- Photography – Photography can be done for passion, profession or to collect memories, there are tutorial videos available to learn professional photography tips, you can click and edit photos for social media , blogs or to create a beautiful album.
- Trading & Investment – If you are good at business or a business student then trading is one of the options for you , It will keep you updated with market trend and you can learn a-lot about different businesses and industries.
- Make-up skills – Every person out there with beautiful makeup s not coming from parlor or salon, Its never been a tough task to learn makeup. You can learn different make up skills by watching videos of different types of makeup tutorials and you can apply it on yourself to learn.
- Music Instruments – Most of us want to learn music instruments, specially who are in colleges and schools but unable to match suitable timings or can’t afford a master, you just need to buy or borrow an instrument such as guitar or keyboard to learn at home. Any music Instrument learning just need practice and that you can do it at your place.
- Social Media optimization – Today in this digital savvy world all of you must be having a social media account, If you want to gain more followers and likes on your posts then you should optimize your account to get more profile visits.
5. Make Online Money
What could be more productive than making money in your free time, we majorly spend out time on playing games, chatting with friends and doing all unreasonable things because we never thought of earning money in our spare times. Many games, applications and websites are letting you earn by doing simple tasks on their platforms. Lets find out what are they:
- iPoll – A mobile application to fill surveys, many companies and individuals are posting their survey questions to make a market research on this application, you just need to signup and start submitting surveys. Every survey will pay you a different amount.
- Slidejoy – An application which pays you fix $15 per month, once you sign-up on this app you will see an advertisement every time whenever you unlock your phone, you just need to slide up to remove it. This wont bother you more than this.
- Bookscouter – A online platform where you can sell your old books you just need to upload your book details and wait for buyers to bid on it, you can sell your books easily at a good price.
- Loot – A mobile app where companies and brands offer points on completing some tasks, such as creating posts and sharing posts on social media. Points can be redeemed for real money through paypal.
- Ebates – A shopping platform where you can get cashback up-to 40% on purchasing items and you can also earn money through referring applications to your friends and family. Ebates may pay you $25 on per referral.
- Clashot – A photo selling platform, you need to register and verify your account to start selling your pictures. It could be a photo of a car, food, flower, home, city, monument etc. You may sell one picture from 25 cents to 50 dollars.
- Survey on the go – Fill up some surveys and give your opinion about different topics like movie, sports, applications, technology etc and get money. each survey may pay yo $0.25 to $5.
- Iconzoomer – You need to complete some assignments from mobile. They may ask you reviews on your clothes, food, gadgets etc with a picture of item. You will receive points on completing per assignments that can be redeemed by paypal.
- Bigo Live – A live streaming platform where you have to entertain live audience and need to fulfill some monthly targets of receiving gifts, bigo will credit some amount in your wallet that can be exchanged for real money.
- Foap – If you are good at photo and video editing then you can get buyers from this website. just check requirement with buyers and provide them your photo/video work. You can earn up-to $1000 a month from this website.