You need to be really sure of how you are making money online, because there are quite a few scams on the prowl waiting to pounce on unsuspecting people.
In order to avoid these conmen, you must know about the legal ways to make money online. These are time-tested of methods by which people in India have actually earned money. Though they will not guarantee you a lot of money, because ultimately that boils down to the effort you put in, these methods can be deemed safe.
Making Money From E-commerce Sites
If you want to make money by selling things you do not need, you can use the website ebay.in to sell all your unwanted stuff. This is the Indian version of the world famous eBay website, which is the best online auction site around.
Here you need to register and become a member at first. After that you can post ads with text and pictures, promoting the item you wish to sell. This website guarantees that you are paid the same price at which your stuff is auctioned.
Making Money As a Freelancer
If you are creative, you can always try to do freelance work from home. There are various creative writing, web designing and web marketing related jobs for people who want to work freelance. Even if you are not looking for these challenging jobs, you can try online data entry jobs such as form filling etc., and write simple articles.
Freelancing is good if you are studying or have a lot of time to spare after your day job is over.
Making Money From Website
In case you already have a website, you can use Google Adsense, or programs as such to display ads on your site and make money.
This is the safest and easiest way to earn money without having to rack your brains. The ads displayed on the website will do the work for you i.e., whenever the visitor clicks on a ad you get paid. However, this method works well only if you have a website with a pretty decent traffic. (Traffic is a term used to define website visitors.)
Making Money As Affiliate
Simply put, affiliate in Indian term can be put as a broker. You are the middle man promoting merchant’s stuff. A lot of people in India are nowadays joining the affiliate marketing bandwagon. This is the safest way for most people looking to make a quick buck via the web.
All you need to do is join websites such as clickbank and start promoting their products in blogs and sites that you have. For every sale that is tracked backed to links displayed on your page you are paid commission. So, if you are clever enough in choosing a good affiliate source, you can earn a lot of money. The reputed affiliate sources have a good payout reputation and you may want to stick to those.
Making Money From Products
Another challenging but equally rewarding option to make money from internet is to have your own product up for sale. Say, write an e-book. A good e-book can sell like hotcakes on the web. Even if you price them moderately you can end up making a lot of money.
There are many retailers in India who have taken their business online. But they do not have much of an idea about promoting their website. Here you can step in help them out. Employ your search engine optimization expertise to assist these Indian websites in attaining a high page rank in the various search engines. and yes, you will be paid well, that’s for sure!
Few more ways Indians can employ to make money online..
There are a lot of companies who want to know what the Indian consumer thinks about their products and services. These companies offer online surveys and payments for each completed form. This is usually because very few people actually take surveys due to the paucity of time.
Finally there are paid to click ads, wherein, you are required to click on ads posted on various websites and make money with every click. Even a teenager can do this with ease!
Domain reselling is also becoming a popular way of making money online in India. But you may have limited idea about it if you have just started.
So these were the best ways on how to make money from internet. Is it possible? Can we have a permanent income source from online habits?