Since the year 2005, blogging has become popular in India. Many even see it as a full-time career option. How successful you are as a blogger depends upon the quality of your content, the consistency with which you post your blog articles, and the marketing techniques you use to earn your money. Here is a list of the most successful bloggers in India in no particular order that you can get inspired by. Be it blogging on technology, marketing, politics, entertainment, or finance, you will find bloggers from every niche who have excelled in their field.
List of Top 10 Bloggers in India
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1. Amit Aggarwal
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||1.7M (Source: Ahref)|
Amit Aggarwal is the first professional tech blogger from India. He is recognized by the Hindustan Times as the founder of Indian blogging and has contributed to publications such as The Wall Street Journal India. He has over 7 blogs in his name.
This includes Dictation.in for voice typing online, Hundredzeros.com to download free- books, Zerodollarmovies.com to watch free movies, Talltweets.com to post tall tweets on Twitter, Digitalinspiration.com to buy Google Workspace Add-ons, Indianbloggers.org to read the best blogs by Indian bloggers and Podgallery.org for free podcasts.
2. Harsh Aggarwal
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||110K (Source: Ahref)|
Created by Harsh Aggarwal, Shoutmeloud is a blog about blogging, Google AdSense, Affiliate Marketing, and domain and hosting purchases. Harsh Aggarwal had to quit his job as an engineer to start his career in blogging. He even launched camps across India to spread the importance of blogging.
Shoutmeloud offers free courses on topics such as how to build a successful blog in 7 days, how to make money, and on social media and email. The main earnings of the blog come from Adsense, Affiliate Marketing, and the consulting services they provide. Apart from Shoutmeloud, Harsh Aggarwal also owns blogs such as CoinSutra and WPSutra.
3. Shraddha Sharma
|Niche:||PR, News and Business|
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||1.3M (Source: Ahref)|
Shraddha Sharma used to work as a journalist in companies such as The Times Of India. He started her blog YourStory to write about her interviews with people. YourStory later became a media channel itself.
This blog includes stories such as her story, enterprise story, SMB, and social story. Videos on topics such as money matters. It has got the best collection of entrepreneurial videos. The earnings of YourStory mainly come from Google Adsense. Shraddha Sharma earns approximately $30,000 per month from her blog.
4. Pradeep Goyal
|Niche:||Money making, Finance, Loan|
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||52.3K (Source: Ahref)|
Pradeep Goyal started his journey as an engineer in the U.S.A. Bored with excel sheets and wanting to start a business, he came back to India. Later on, in the quest to learn Content Marketing, he started his blog Cashoverflow.
Cashoverflow was started in 2015, in 2017, it won the best blogging award from Indiblogger, and by 2019 it had 4 million views. Cashoverflow educates people on investment, credit cards, insurance, loan, banking, and how to earn money online.
5. Arun Prabhudesai
|Niche:||Tech & Reviews|
|Income Estimations:||Approx. Rs. 15-35 lakhs/month|
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||113K (Source: Ahref)|
Arun Prabhudesai left his IT consultancy job in the U.S and came back to India to launch Trak in 2007. He believed that Indian start-ups and technology would expand to break all records. His blog, Trak is a part of Amorgs initiative, which is one of the emerging media companies. Mohul Ghosh is the present CEO of Trak.
Trak is the most-read business blog. It provides trending technological news as well. Since its launch, more than 20,000 blogs, articles, and opinions have been published on the blog. They cover topics on government policies, the stock market, smartphones, other gadgets, innovation, ideas, entrepreneurship, and leadership. The main income source is Google Adsense.
6. Varun Krishnan
|Niche:||Tech, Mobile, Gadget|
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||1.1M (Source: Ahref)|
Varun Krishnan is the editor-in-chief of Forearena. He is a fan of mobiles and gadgets and is on the lookout for the perfect phone. As a result, he keeps buying all the latest mobile phones. As the founder of the blog, he makes around USD 22,000 per month through Affiliate Marketing, Paid Advertisements, and Google Adsense.
Fonearena is the biggest database of mobile phones and tablets. They also provide the latest news on mobile phones. It has received the award of the most influential gadget blog. In 2009 it was the most popular telecom site.
7. Gaurav Tiwari
|Niche:||Content marketing, SEO, Marketing|
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||40.2K (Source: Ahref)|
Gaurav Tiwari is a blogger, marketer, and developer. He currently leads a Digital Marketing company called Gatilab. He started blogging back in 2008. Then, his focus was to provide educational content.
Later, along with education, he started writing on tech, blogging, and business. Gauravtiwari.org today contains content on Marketing topics such as Affiliate Marketing, Social Media Marketing, SaaS, Sports, tech, and tutorials. in addition to this, if you are a fitness freak, then this list of top fitness bloggers in India is just for you.
8. Deepak Kanakaraju
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||7.4K (Source: Ahref)|
Deepak Kanakaraju is the founder of digitaldeepak.com. His first startup was a bikeadvice which was the no.1 blog in India for bike advice. Later, he took an exit from bikeadvice and went ahead with digitaldeepak.com.
Apart from writing on his blog, he works as a columnist at entrepreneur.com and YourStory. He has also written books and conducted several workshops. Digitaldeepak.com is one of the top 10 Digital Marketing blogs in India. It is purely a Digital Marketing blog.
9. Archana Doshi
|Started In:||November 2007|
|Niche:||Cooking & Food|
|Income Estimations:||Rs.8 Lakhs/month|
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||649K (Source: Ahref)|
Archana Doshi is one of the best food bloggers in India. She started archanaskitchen.com with the dream of empowering people with skills for easy cooking. She believes it will help them to lead a healthy life. She founded the blog in 2007, and today it is a leading recipe and food discovery website in India. It gives everyone credible ‘DIY’ solutions for everyday cooking.
Her blog provides recipes, baking mix recipes, videos, meal plan and lunchbox ideas, recipe collections, and articles and contests. She was the inspiration behind the first Google Chrome Ad on Indian TV. She was also referred to by YourStory as the ‘YouTube Queen’. Most of her income comes from Ads, Brand endorsements, and Affiliate Marketing.
10. Anil Aggarwal
|Niche:||Blogging & SEO|
|Monthly Blog Traffic:||206K (Source: Ahref)|
Anil Aggarwal is a full-time blogger and SEO expert. He has an M.A in computers and began blogging in 2005. He sold one of his blogs, Flipa, for $35,000. On Jan 1st, 2010, he launched his blog bloggerspassion.
Bloggerspassion.com covers topics on Affiliate Marketing, SEO, and blogging. The blog helps beginners with how to earn money online and how to increase traffic on their affiliate links. On average, they make 10,000 dollars per month. His main source of income is from Adsense, Affiliate Marketing, and SEO consulting.
How Much are Bloggers Earning in India
As per the talent’s report on bloggers’ earnings in India. An average blogger earns Rs. 2,85,000/per month, and it goes up to Rs. 6,62,000/per month in the case of experienced bloggers.
The beauty of blogging is that almost anyone can start it. Find a niche that you are interested in, start posting content and be consistent. If you do it right, you can earn money from your blog post, just like these successful Indian bloggers. Also, do check out our latest blog on the most famous fashion bloggers in India and stay updated with the latest fashion trends.
Some of the most successful bloggers in India are Amit Aggarwal, Harsh Aggarwal, Sharddha Sharma, Pradeep Goyal, and Prabhudesai.
Yes. Bloggers get paid through various mediums like affiliate marketing, sponsored blog posts or product reviews, ads, freelance writing, online shop, coaching, and consulting services.
Some of the richest bloggers in India are Amit Agarwal, Harsh Agrawal, Faisal Farooqui, Shraddha Sharma, and Anand Khanse