Go Daddy, the world's largest provider of Web hosting, domain name registrations and new SSL Certificates, today announced that India has been identified as a priority market for Go Daddy's global expansion. Read more...
Should give some insight to developers and the markets they should focus on as well.
Stuff like this, the Google Bus, and the Google/Hostgator free domain program will definitely HELP India develop an internet economy.
Businesses starting up need to be taught the value of affiliates and it will have a dramatic effect on India's internet growth. Once the average Joe can make even 1,000 INR a month by sending traffic to bigger companies then the snowball effect will start and it will be massive once it does. College kids wanting to make beer money in the US fueled growth of the internet in the late 90's to early 2000's .. It also fueled innovation and enhanced the surfers experience in the long run.
* 91% annual customer growth over the past year (to 120,0000 customers)
* opening a customer care facility in Hyderabad (almost 10,000 calls per month)
* using several Indian payment methods
* headed by India Managing Director Rajiv Sodhi