Gone are the days when people used to say ” nobody can earn money over internet”. If you are still laughing on me then i would like to draw your attention on the fact that Internet revenue contributes to Indian 3% GDP, the next question you may want to throw on me “are you silly” no i am not – google recently revealed this. I am not willing to talk on the facts and facets much, but would like to engage myself in bringing “the best money making methods for college students in India”. Lets see all the possible ways one by one.
Earning Via Blogging
One of the best method to earn online is start writing on any topic that appeals you, find the topics where you can write well and comes under your passion, it could be anything starting from random musings to sports, to automobiles to any other thing. Quick Steps how to start blogging right away.
- Register Yourself on – Blogger.com
- Choose Your Unique URL which can be anything like – thegadgetsfreak.blogger.in or crazywanderer.blogspot.in , matching with your interest.
- Start Publishing Post
- Keep on publishing for 3 months without expecting anything, the more quality content and useful stuff/ latest you publish the chances of getting visitors is high.
- Once your visitors cross certain amount like 1000,2000 per day, apply for Google Adsense, Chitkia Advertising and many other programs.
- Place Advertisement on your free blog, and see the earning growing.
- Keep the interaction and article publishing rate high, bring user engagement and do not avoid advertisement policies.
If you have any problem in starting your own free blog and earning money from it, trying google your queiries and you will find hundreds of articles on same topic , sharing there experiences, helping people.
Become a Freelance Writer
Yes, Most of the students are good in English. here good means i am considering that you are good in grammar and can write well, if you have ever participated in essay competition, extempore or any other writing work then this job is for you can easily fetch you lot of money. Moreover if you are good in explaining things, moreover kind of rewriting stories or giving reviews on anything then you perfectly fit for this job.
How much you can earn? - Normal Article writing charges starts from 2$ for 500 words which can go hire depending upon the quality of articles. So it depends on you, write quality articles with quality content and you will see money flowing.
Where to find writing work? – Best way to find writing work is to get register yourself in sites like getafreelancer.com, vworker.com and fiverr.com, many more sites like this where you can register yourself and start bidding for writing work projects on minimum quotation with some sample work ready.
You can also join forums, facebook groups and other ” get paid to write” sites , stay away from spammers , do a proper search whether the site pays or not.
You can also search in google for various openings in number of blogs and portals Keyword - ”blog” “join us” “write for us” “hiring” “get paid to write” etc.
Revenue Sharing Program
This is quite easiest way to earn money online if you are good in writing, hubpages, squidoo, infobarrel, shoutmeloud,techbu.com are some of the sites that accepts writeups from users and payback the share in revenue generated. The only thing you have to ensure here is – ” Only Quality Stuff Pays” . You can easily get 1$ to 4$ depending upon quality of article.
Get Paid to Upload Files/ Images / Photos
This is no brain job, and you can earn small amount of money every month by simply uploading files and sharing them with your friends, the trick is your file must get regular traffic and should downloaded by users, so it depends on you the more you share on different social networking sites, blogs etc , the more you will earn. Some of the “upload and earn” sites are - docstoc,ziddu,deposit files etc. You will get tons of options in this case. Beware of scams again many of such sites have stopped paying, googling before register is suggested.
These are some of the very basic ways through which normal student can earn some money online, although there exists thousand ways to earn money, which i will be sharing in future articles.
Let me know if you are looking for some online work and is serious about making money online, i will give you working methods & resources via which you can earn sitting at home.