Paid to click sites or PTC sites
Paid to click sites are website which offer cash for viewing advertisements displayed in there sites. We have to register with paid to click websites for viewing those advertisements and getting cash from them. Most of the internet users usually search for paid to click websites considering them as the most easy way to make money from internet. But the fact is that among the thousands of PTC sites in the world only few are genuine PTC sites which pays there members. These paid to click sites usually pay 0.025 to 0.1 $ to the members for viewing each advertisement. We need to create an account with paypal or alertpay for getting payment from PTC sites.
Why PTC sites are paying money for viewing advertisements?
The websites displayed as advertisements in those PTC sites pays money to the owners of PTC sites. Its done usually for increasing the page rank in Google search results or for getting traffic to there sites. Some people also use PTC sites for getting referrals to there Paid to click, paid to read and paid to complete offers sites. They tracks IP address of each registered user and the advertisements once clicked/viewed will not be shown for the same user within 24 hrs. So the websites displayed in PTC sites gets traffic from different IP's in the same day.
Can we use our blog/website in PTC sites to increase traffic?
As said earlier most of the sites displayed in PTC/ paid to click sites are having similar contents like the PTC sites and usually they don't have any external advertisements from Google, adbrite, bidvertiser or other advertising companies. If your blog/website displays advertisements from Google or any other advertising companies you can't advertise them in PTC sites to increase traffic. Using such methods is against the terms and conditions of Google and they will ban your adsense account.
Genuine PTC sites
Its difficult to get genuine PTC sites because they pays very rarely to the members. The payout of these sites will be very high, like 10$ and the member will get .01$ for each advertisement he views. The PTC sites usually displays 2-4 advertisements daily for each member. So members of these PTC sites take months & years to reach there payout without referrals. The PTC sites also offers referrals and membership upgrades for the members but they have to pay for that also.
So its always good not to waste time searching genuine PTC sites in internet. There are many other easy ways of making money from internet. You can check the details of making money from your blog or website from here: Make money from blog/website