You either love or hate Malaysia’s unpredictable monsoon weather. It usually just makes you want to snuggle in your bed and do nothing!

Don’t waste your time staring into oblivion.

Check these out:


1.Watch cute animal videos on YouTube

It is without a doubt that cats rule the Internet. And why? Well, obviously it’s because of all their cute videos! And where can you find hours upon hours of cute cat videos? YouTube, of course!

2. Watch local series online

Missed an episode of your favourite local series? No worries! Go online to update yourself on your local series for free! You can choose from four different local channels: TV3, NTV7, 8TV and TV9, by signing-up with Tonton, a Malaysian video portal.

 3. Catch up on latest news

Stay up-to-date on local and international news to know what’s going on around you. We suggest for its bite-sized pieces of important and interesting content.

4. Play online games

It’s a fun way to kill time as well as to explore hundreds of lesser-known flash games. While you’re at it, don’t forget to support our local Malaysian game developers who are trying to make their mark in the gaming industry! Check out Nerdook Productions’s games on Steam and Kongregate!

5. Online retail therapy

Need a little cheer from the unpredictable weather?  Go to different online stores and shop! YES to virtual shopping!!! Sometimes, a little retail therapy is just what we need. To begin with, try Zalora, FashionValet, Whitesoot, and Kiss & Tell.

6. Earn rewards

Spending money may ease your soul but it also burns a hole in your wallet. To help counter this, you need to make more money. But how? Well, what if we tell you that you can share online content and be rewarded with cash & prizes? Yes, it is possible! Go here for more information.

7. Create a blog

Write updates about your life or start a lifestyle blog. Write from anything and everything under the sun! Free platforms such as Blogger and WordPress totally rock.

8. Learn a new language

Always wanted to travel to Europe or Japan but too afraid of the language barrier? Have no fear, you can learn a new language for free via YouTube. Just go to YouTube and type “Learning how to speak…” and you can choose from there! A-mah-zing!


And there you have it, 8 things to do online from the comfort of your home.

If you’ve got other awesome ideas in mind, share them with us in the comment section below.


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