How to profit from automation and or bots?

I have some money I'd like to invest. I don't really care about the return on investment. I'd even be happy with close to breaking even. I've researched automation and things bots can do and have come up empty handed. I can't really seem to think of anything that can make money. I understanding that there are all kinds of social medial bots… but I'm not interested in that at the moment.

What are some ways to make money with automation? I feel on some level people probably won't talk about…

How to profit from automation and or bots?