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Top 5 ways to make money online.

Making money has never been easy like these days. It doesn't mean you can sit and wish some to existence.

Let's get real here, What we are discussing is not a get rich quick scheme. It definitely requires persistence, patience, and dedication. Your wallet won't overflow with money doing any of these by overnight.

Although with proper effort one can build a steady passive income with these methods.

Top 5 methods of creating a passive income online in India.

  1. Blogging.

  2. Freelancing.

  3. Dropshipping

  4. Social media Influencer

  5. Surveys

1. Blogging

You might have heard much about blogging. It's one of the golden ways of making money online for dedicated and smart working people. Making a blog is relatively easy. Sticking onto it and growing it into a fruitful plant(even tree)with proper strategy and discipline is the task. Many of the bloggers who started it as a part-time gig, turned to full-time bloggers by leaving their 9 to 5 jobs.

Simple steps to start a blog:

1. Pick your niche

2. Purchase domain name

3. Host it with a hosting provider

4. Start writing.

5. Monetise


You can see step by step guide for making a blog in upcoming post. Or you can hire a web designer to make it for you and skip steps 2 and 3.

Pros :

  • Low-cost investment.

  • Flexibility to work.

  • Earn a steady income on success.

Cons :

  • Time-consuming.

  • Takes time to generate income.

  • Can be hard if writing is tough for you.

2. Freelancing

A freelancer is a self-employed person who doesn't have to commit to a single, long-term employer. If you have any particular skill that you are good at, make your profile in one of the freelancing websites and start getting mini-jobs.

The amount will be transferred to you through PayPal, Payoneer, or any other method you and the job provider agree on. Many freelance sites are available over the internet. you can even get your small works done by hiring freelancers from sites like Fiverr at a very low cost.

Some of the Freelancing sites are given below.







  • Be your own boss

  • Flexibility in choosing clients

  • Potential income is high


  • Juggling multiple clients.

  • Inconsistent income

3. Dropshipping

  • Dropshipping in India is also known as the reseller program. In a reseller program, You have to sign up for websites like meesho, glowroad, etc. After signing up you can promote and sell the various range of products offered by sellers through whatsapp, Facebook or Instagram according to your convenience.

The product your orders with you would be dispatched directly to the address of customer. Detailed video tutorials are available on such websites.

The margin you add to each product will be your earning. Many women and men in India are working as resellers in such platforms and earning good. Be sure to check the seller reviews before promoting the products.


  • Potential income is high

  • Hustle free dealing

  • Work at your own convenience canvasing clients.


  • Multiple client handling

  • Marketing can be hard if you are not a social person

4. Social media Influencer

Social media geek?? Why not earn some money through it?

Social media is not an unknown entity for anybody. What you not aware of is you can make huge money through them. If you have a decent number of followers on Instagram, Facebook, or any other known social media platforms, you can become an influencer.

Many companies like Amazon, myntra, shein, and multiple brands run specific programs for social media influencers. The money is very high compared to other options if you utilize it well.

5. Surveys.

Surveys are always a good way to earn some pocket money. There are legitimate survey sites that pay. While taking a survey or signing up for a survey, be sure you provide them consistent information about yourself.

If you keep changing the information, the sites will notice and you will be banned.

The surveys are allotted to you based on your social and geographical placement. Some days, there won't be any surveys befitting your profile. Don't lose heart, keep trying. Surveys are games of patience. It's good for earning some small amount of money as a passive income.

Some of such sites are



Time bucks

peanut labs

opinion world

Life points


  • Consumes less time

  • No investment


  • Earnings are low

  • Not a dependable income source.

Earning through any of the above methods requires dedication and passion to get the work done. A passive income can reduce the financial pressure on the household. We will be updating more methods on the go. Stay tuned.

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