ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Make Money Taking Online Surveys – Learn Before You Start

Updated on December 29, 2013
Source

In recent years, plenty of people believe that using the online world would allow them to earn money. No doubt, the successful cases seen by people attract them to participate in online money making industries. However, not all people participating in this market could earn a lot. Some people remain ordinary even though they spend a lot of time and efforts in working in this industry.

The difference is due to the approach of people. Some people would think that they should take all the opportunities available in the market and earn. However, this would not be effective.


Can You Really Earn Money From Taking Online Surveys?

A lot of people would like to take online surveys and earn money. This is increasingly popular indeed. People can join some surveying websites and take the surveys. In this way, they can earn some points or real cash. As long as the amount accumulates to the minimum payout amount, they can click and receive the money.

This is quite interesting to some people. They would not need to do a lot of things to prepare for the job. When there are surveys coming in, they would just take it and they can earn money. However, the fact is that sometimes it is not easy for them to earn money.

Source

How Online Surveys Work

Some of the surveying sites would set a limit to the number of people taking the survey. Some of them would even set a limitation on the number of people in each target group to take the survey. For example, a survey may welcome 200 people to join. But only 10 are open for people with age 18-22. It means that if you are the 11th interviewee who is 18-22 years old, you will lose the opportunity to earn.

But this is not the worst situation. Some of the worst situation is that you would not be paid after you finish the project because the website is problematic. Some of the websites are scams and they would not pay people for the survey. If you do not screen the websites carefully and sign up for many websites, you would eventually waste a lot of time on these scams. As mentioned above, you often need to work for several surveys before you meet the minimum payout limit. If you spend a lot of time to work and find that you are cheated, you surely would feel unhappy.

Therefore, it is very important for you to select the right companies to join and do the survey immediately when you receive a notice. Some people would sign up for many websites and they will receive a lot of messages in email every day. They would gradually be annoyed and they may delete some emails without looking into the details. As a result, they will lose the chance to earn money and this would surely be bad to them.

Making money by taking online surveys is possible provided that you are willing to use your method to do the research on the reliability of those websites before you get started.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)