Top 10 Bloggers In India
One of the most amazing professions by which you can earn a hefty amount of money is Blogging. Blogging is writing about anything you love, whether it's about games, technology, politics or cooking, etc., and getting paid for your articles. In India, blogging has been gaining popularity since 2005. Earlier it was considered just as a part-time job option, and working from home was something culturally not accepted in Indian society. There are a lot of people who have taken blogging as their mainstream career and are earning very well while doing what they love. Working as a blogger is not an easy task one has to stay updated and work hard about the latest technologies, software, and much more. Some of the most popular niches in Indian blogging are technologies, finance, cricket and Bollywood, politics, and news. Brand promotion, efficient use of tools, and influence marketing are some of the important factors that help bloggers to earn significant revenues. There are many successful bloggers in India, but some top-notch bloggers are worth mentioning. Here is the list of India's top 10 bloggers.
1. Amit Agarwal
He is one of the most popular Indian bloggers. He is an IT professional who graduated in computer science from IIT Roorkee and worked at Goldman Sachs. Later in 2004, he left his job and started his blogging career and posted blogs about the how-to guide on technology and other technology-related blogs on his site Labnol.org. He is one of the first professional bloggers in India, and his blogs are a massive success. The main source of his revenue generation from a blog is affiliate marketing. He has numerous publications such as CNBC TV18, Forbes, India Today, etc., and also works as a columnist in Wall Street Journal. His estimated revenue per month is about $30000.
2. Shraddha Sharma
She is one of the most impressive female bloggers in India. She started a famous media website, "Your Story". Earlier she used to work at CNBC TV18 and Times of India. She originally belongs to Patna and currently living in Bangalore. She has gained popularity and success in a very short period; she started her site in 2008 and has published about 15k stories on her website. 1.6 million people follow her on Facebook; she also got placed on the list of 500 Linked In Influencers worldwide. Shraddha's site Your Story, a no.1 platform for entrepreneurs, more than 1500 young entrepreneurs have logged in to it. Her blogs are now the leading source to find out everything related to startups in India. Her major income source is AdSense.
3. Harsh Agarwal
He is one of the promising young Delhi-based bloggers in India. By profession, he is an engineer, and before starting his blogging career in 2008, he worked in Convergys. He named his website "ShoutMeLoud" and has excellent traffic traction of about 1.5 million page visits every day. His blogs are about starting a blog, search engine marketing (SEO), starting a business, social media marketing, affiliate marketing, and best web hosting services which are very helpful for anyone new in the profession of blogging. He owns many other websites, too, like Shout Me Tech, WP Sutra, WPHostingDiscount, and CoinSutra. He earns mainly from affiliate marketing,
4. Ashish Sinha
He started his blogging named Plugged in 2007, but later in 2012, he changed the name to "NEXTBIGWHAT". He is alumni of IIT and IIM and worked with Yahoo, i2, Ketera, and IBM. His blog is mainly focused on product management and ideas & tips for starting a new business. He regularly updates about the business that covers each and everything, whether it's product information, reviews, pros & cons, hacks, tips, etc. As he is a product geek, he also provides a course on product management which gives information about startup, entrepreneurship, how product management career can be developed and accelerated, etc. His income flowed through collaboration, advertising, AdSense, tie-up with start-ups, etc.
5. Varun Krishnan
He is among the top Indian mobile bloggers as his blogs are the biggest database of phones and tablets on the World Wide Web. He named his blogging site "FoneArena," and he is among those few people in India who started blogging in its very initial stage in 2005. His blogs include analysis of mobiles, review of all the mobiles, their latest release, update, and a lot of other information regarding the mobile phones that are helpful to people. Just after four years into his blogging career, his blogging website was recognized as India's popular telecom site in 2009. His income sources are affiliate marketing, AdSense, and advertisements that are directly paid.
6. Pradeep Kumar
He started his blogging career at the age of 17 when he was just a school student. After some years of juggling between his studies and blogging, he finally started his professional blogging site in 2009. His blogging website is "HellBound Bloggers" (HBB), which is a web magazine that covers the topics like WordPress, Technology, Internet, Social Media, Search Engine Optimisation, and ideas and tips for small businesses or E-Commerce. HellBound Bloggers is a part of Slashsquare Media Private Limited, started by him in 2011 as a web consulting media and blog network. Many distinguished bloggers post their articles on his site.
7. Arun Prabhu Desai
He lived in Pune and started his blogging career in 2007 with his site "Trak". He also has a YouTube Channel with the name "Trakin Tech" that he started in 2011 and has 10M subscribers. His blogs contain all the latest updates related to business, mobile, internet, financial news, and startups. Before starting his career as a blogger, he lived in The U.S and returned to India after he changed his mind. According to him, India has the potential to perform a lot better than most of the countries. Still, it lacks proper assistance and guidance, and that's the reason he started blogging, which is completely related to India. His business blogs are one of the most-read business blogs in India that help many entrepreneurs.
8. Amit Bhawani
He started his blogging career at a very young age in 2007. He has two blogging sites that are "AmitBhawani.com" and "Android Advice". He is tech-savvy and is passionate about gadgets. His blogs contain information about smartphones, trending technology, the latest updates about phones, etc., but he also writes about SEO services, blog consulting services, and Web Hosting & development. He also runs a YouTube channel where he uploads his travel vlogs and writes about them on TripRazor. Other than all this, he has the 2 most significant projects running under him that are Phone Radar and JustEV (founded in April 2021 for the latest updates on electrical vehicles).
9. Srinivas Tamada
He is a young blogger from Chennai who loves to write about PHP, programming and gives web development tips. He is famous for his blogs among the community of developers and programmers. His blogging site is "9Lessons," where he updates about all the latest web development knowledge. He is not just a blogger but also a thinker, an entrepreneur, and a UI architect. He also creates and sells his codes, and one of the most popular is "Wallscript," which one can use to create their networking site.
10. Jaspal Singh
He is a professional blogger from Jaipur who was graduated in Mechanical Engineering and started his blogging career with his site named "SaveDelete," where he posts content related to technology, travel, health, fashion, sports, entertainment, gadgets, gaming SEO, web hosting digital marketing, etc. As he loves to research and learn about software and computing, he also posts articles related to the latest technologies, internet tips, and software, etc. He has one more blogging site, "TheFabWeb," and is CEO of his Company, WebSeasoning, where he imparts knowledge about digital marketing and offers certified courses to boost career growth.