If you want make some extra money with mining and making a very low (or nothing) investment, read this:
Search a free VPS Server
- Google Cloud
- Microsoft Azure
- Digital Ocean
- (Or use your own server, if you have one)
Deploy a Server and Install Ubuntu 14.04 or 16.04
Install the following packages
sudo apt-get install make automake gcc git libcurl4-openssl-dev
Clone cpu-miner with support cryptonight
git clone https://github.com/wolf9466/cpuminer-multi.git
Now put the miner to work........
./minerd -o stratum+tcp://mine.moneropool.com:3333 -u wallet_address -p x
don't have a monero address ? Open a wallet is very easy
Got to www.mymonero.com...
How much can I win?
Depend obviously of your mining power.
For example, I have around of 35 processors working and i'm making 0.5 XMR each day
The price of XMR is 1.8 - 2 dollars
Do you want to see your mining stats?