Hi Guys this is my first ever Tutorial on BHW . I tried very hard in IM field but did not got any success because IM was not my type . I am a newbie Developer without a degree (no Degree ,no Course) let me introduce myself Registered in 2009 ,started reading SEO tut made 0$ moved to Vb.net made few $$ moved to PHP Field made more $$ by Freelancing moved to Games made 1 game in 1 month = more $$ Let's come back to the topic so if IM is not making you money then you can give a try to Coding Field almost 50-60% of users got Android Device Android has more users then IOS,Windows phone os according to my thinking for apps you need a good idea if the idea is not good then you time can be wasted but for games the all thing is diff. you can get idea when playing a android game you can combine diff. games idea and make your game & earn profit apps mostly Run for few min. you got Pics editor you will run it for 2-3 minute edit the pic only IM apps will run for all day long and i don't think you can get success in IM there are many apps for IM :- we chat,Lime,Whatsapp etc.. for games if person get addicted he will play it for more time -> will play on daily basis and you will earn on daily basis from Ads and in app purchases Learning Andorid games Developemint Make games in Java if you are from Java background (Free) Make games in C++ if you are from C++ background (Free) Make games using Unity if youa are form c# & rich background (costs 1500$ almost) If you are form non programming field then i would suggest JAVA c++ is hard to get understand i have used Java for Rickshaw racer (my first game not good not bad having 4.41 Rating 50k + installed) Game engine to used it helps you make your game faster with the help of Classes Unity 3D (Paid version usually used by companies for 3d and 2d Games Cross paltform you can build the same game for Blackberry 10,IOS,Android and other) Cocos2d-x (C++ ,Free & Open souce cross platform build the game for Blackberry10,Windows phone 8,windows 8,Android,IOS needed Mac and others) Libgdx (Java , Free & open source support Java version,Android & IOS needed MAC you can make the HTML5 Version out of it using google web toolkit without any diff. code) If you fail in earning from android apps or any other platform app you have one more choice Freelancing check BHW freelancing section and other freelancer sites you can see the demand of programmer Resources you can get it for Free or by paying some $$ Lynda.com (Videos of almost all Programming Languages) Ebooks (Amazon,o'really etc..) Digital tutors (Graphics for games and apps you can learn Photoshop,Illustrator,3dsmax etc..) Google (Free) this was just introduction of how you can make the game now let's to other side how you can earn from it I was making 18$/day from Rickshaw racer 1 game was dropped to 4-5$ because of a update with a bug all old user got angry because the game get crashed everytime they run so i lost all my old user and my Rank from top Google Games in racing category i belive that a not so good game can make 18$ without in app purchases only form ads then how much you can make form a good game people are earning 200$/ day from games they got skills they got ideas from 4-5 games and the income is evergreen make 1 game earn by siting and checking admob account Use admob (Google) for ads payout 100$ by Wiretransfer | 25$ from paypal if android platform is giving you good income port that same to other platform eg.windows phone,windows 8,bb10 etc.. and earn more income NOTE: i am also looking for a Partner in graphics designer 2D,3D and Programmer ,Newbies are also welcome).