How to Make Money Online in Bhutan?


The trend of making money online in Bhutan is just at its threshold. Not many Bhutanese earn money online. Many Bhutanese neither know how to do this nor are aware of this as another way to earn a living.

Only a few bloggers and listing website owners are visible people who earn money online in Bhutan. But it is gaining momentum.

There are many ways one can make money online. There are some ways to make money online which are convenient and reliable in the Bhutanese context.

In this post, I am going to share some of these ways you may like to take up as a passion.

1. Blogging

R.L. Adams mentions blogging as a part of “21 Legit Ways to Make Money Online” in which he writes:

One of the most exhaustive endeavors when it comes to making money online is to build a blog. But we all know that building a blog with real readership is difficult. It takes a lot of work. And I’m speaking from experience. However, once you reach a certain point, the progress and momentum sways in your favor and it becomes far easier.

Blogs can easily generate tens of thousands of dollars to hundreds of thousands of dollars per month when done right. Yes, that much. But it won’t be easy to get there. However, looking back on it, a year from now you’ll wish you started today. So why wait another moment?

From his statement, one can understand how lucrative blogging is after one’s blog becomes well-rooted. But how does one start a blog?

It starts with finding a niche for bloggingHow to Start a Successful Blog in 2017 contains good information about tips and steps in starting a successful blog, why one should be blogging and why one should not.

With good content and traffic, a blogger can make a lucrative earning.

Blogging can be of many forms. You can do video blogging (termed as vlogs), photography blogs, or niche blogs.

Some of the niche bloggers that you may look into as examples in Bhutan are:

  1. Denkar’s Getaway
  2. Druk Trails
  3. Bhutan For You

But how can I earn by blogging?

To earn from your blog(s) you can monetize it. The most popular way to monetize a blog is to use AdSense.


2. Affiliate Marketing

There are thousands of companies who take advantage of their affiliates as a marketing tool. Affiliate marketing would mean the process of earning commissions promoting other peoples/company’s products.

For instance, one can be an Amazon’s affiliate marketer. With it, one can start own online store without having to invest anything to buy products for sale.

After selling these products, one can earn some commissions from Amazon.

 3. Freelancing

Freelancing is working from home at one’s own convenience. Based on the freelancer’s expertise, he or she can work any sort of work – ranging from copy-pasting to programming!

Upwork and Fiverr are two popular freelancing sites opted by freelancers in Bhutan.

If you have the skill to do something better than what others can do, there is always a way to use these skills for earning a living.


How can I help You?

If you really have that passion in the field of blogging and if you are stuck somewhere I can help you if you are in Bhutan.

I can help you how to get a domain name, hosting service and setting up of your dream blog. And interestingly how to MONETIZE your PASSION!


To avail my assistance, like my Facebook page and message me. I will be more than happy to be a part of your dream come true.

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About Sonam Dargay 82 Articles
Kuzu Zangpo la! I am Sonam Dargay, a student in the College of Science and Technology affiliated to The Royal University of Bhutan. I am a tech enthusiast student, studying Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology.


  1. Affiliate marketing is the best way for earning money online in the world. Through this we are earn money without investing, we are only just give some time on blogs.
    Thanks for sharing great information.
    Keep it up good work.

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  2. Thanks for this great informative content. This is the really excellent article.Enjoyed reading it, Thanks a lot!

  3. Hi,

    You should not forget also to tie up with brands. You can promote products or services of reputed brand by writing guest post about them. It is possible to be get paid on monthly basis based on the traffic and reputation of your blog.

    The out of box salesman

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