There are various strategies you can follow in Stock Market depends upon your risk, time and money. Some of the most commonly used trading types are discussed below,

Intraday Trader, the one who completes his trade in a day.

Example : A person buy and sells the share within a day will be called as Intraday trader. Both Risk and Reward will be high

Short term Trader, the one who hold the stocks upto a month

Example : A person who buy shares and sell within a month will be called as Short term trader. Risk will be less and Reward will be high

Mid term Trader, the one who hold the stocks for more than a month till six months

Example : A person who buy shares and sell within 3-6 months will be called as Mid term trader. Risk will be very less and Reward will be high

Long term Trader, the one who hold the stocks for more than a year.

Example : A person who buy shares and sells it after a year or so will be called as Long term trader. Risk will be very less and Reward will be very high

Scalp Trader, the one who buy and sells quickly in an hour or minute.

Example : A person who buy and sell shares quickly usually in seconds, minutes or in an hour called as Scalp trader. Risk and Reward will be very less