How To Make Money On Instagram – Get Rich Online
This article talked about how to really make good money online with the help of Instagram.
Instagram is a social network loved by so many people. The introduction of Instagram slightly affected Facebook. Although they both are owned by the same person. Some people now prefer to use Instagram to share their photos and videos against Facebook.
For a while now Instagram has turn out to be one to be reckoned with in the marketing industry.
Why some people waste precious time relaxing on Instagram, some other people takes the full advantage it – making decent money while doing what they love.
Before one can start making good money from Instagram – first, you need to have a good number of IG followers.
Followers is one of the major instrument that you will need to make good money on Instagram.
We shall talk more about that as we proceed. Lets look at how to grow our Instagram followers first.
- How to grow your Instagram Followers
- 1. Your bio data should be filled with the right information
- 2. Keep posting regular
- 3. Take only good images
- 4. Use relevant hashtags
- 5. Engage with your followers
- How to Make Money on Instagram
- 1. Affiliate Marketing
- 2. Sponsored Posts
- 3. Sell Your Photos
- 4. Promote and/or Sell Your Products, Business Or Services
- 5. Sell Your Instagram Account
- 6. Manage Brands Instagram as a digital Marketer
How to grow your Instagram Followers
We start with the first things first!
How many Instagram followers do you have?
If you have ever sealed any marketing business deal on Instagram, then you should know by now that most brands will expect a very strong and loyal followers before partnering you in any deal, especially in marketing world.
For those who don’t have lots of followers, we shall look at some simple ways to grow your Instagram followers professionally.
1. Your bio data should be filled with the right information
The information should include; Your contact information, where you are from and what you love posting about.
You should as well add a few keywords and a couple of hashtags just to ensure that you are easily get the right kind of followers.
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2. Keep posting regular
To grow your followers, you will have to be posting lots of images regularly.
Please do not post all at once, else this tactics will work against you. If you can not keep up to many posts, then make sure you keep publishing at least one quality photo on daily basis.
3. Take only good images
Make sure all your images are of best quality with attractive effects. If possible filter the images using an image editing software.
There is absolutely no point posting a poor quality image. Take your time and make sure you are posting the ones with the highest quality.
Hashtags will be needed for those high quality image to travel very far.
Get familiarized with the best hashtags that has to do with your niche of interest and always use them in every single post you drop.
5. Engage with your followers
You will have to make out time on daily basis to engage with your followers or anyone involved by commenting on and liking images.
If you keep communicating with good contents, people will definitely check out your account and, hopefully, be among your followers.
Let stop here!
Now that you have boosted your followers, lets jump into how we can use Instagram to enrich ourselves.
How to Make Money on Instagram
There are many ways money can be made fro, Insta
1. Affiliate Marketing
Affiliate marketing is basically the act of promoting a products and getting commission on each sales you made.
You must have seen some bloggers doing this on their sidebar promoting some affiliate products or services. Some of them even promote specific product through posts.
Well, this is not so different with Instagram. With Instagram, you can post attractive and catchy images, highlight products and drive sales using your affiliate link.
Are you searching how to make money on Instagram with ClickBank, it is also possible, just use your affiliate link.
Your affiliate link should be provided by your affiliate company.
Are you not sure about an affiliate company?
We have written a comprehensive article on the top affiliate programs in Nigeria, you may want to read that too.
It will be great if you can put at least one of your affiliate link on image captions or in your bio.
Although, most affiliate link looks long and not pretty at all. In this case you may consider using bitly.com to shorten and customize your affiliate link to look pretty and attractive. Hope you know that attractive links gets more clicks.
2. Sponsored Posts
If you have lots of followers and you are very active on Instagram, brands and businesses will contact you to drop a post on their behalf.
If your are into blogging and have a growing traffic – then you will be familiar with the sponsored post.
As a blogger, as long as you dropped your contact email, lot of brands will keep contacting you.
Same applies to Instagram, a piece of sponsored content on Instagram can be a photo or video that highlights a product, brand or even service people provides. They will be accompanied by captions which may include hashtags, @mentions or links.
Most brands do not really require a formal brand ambassadorship to drop sponsored content. Because informal advertisement has more impact in today’s advertising world.
However, it is very important that the brands or products you chose to promote are of good fit, this is for your own personal image on Instagram, and to boost your reputation.
If you promote a bad or misleading product, it will kill your reputation on IG, and most of your followers will stop following you.
TapInfluence.com and Ifluenz.com are among great online tools to use if you are looking for opportunities on sponsored post.
Though we don’t have an article an this tools yet, so you may want to Google them, it really worth doing.
With these two tools and several tool out there, you can browse available campaigns created by categories or brands and choose which to promote.
Which ever product you decide to promote is great, but it will be more effective if you promote products related to your niche on Instagram.
3. Sell Your Photos
Am sure must people will not believe that you can actually sell your photos on Instagram.
Never say never, remember that Instagram is for the sole purpose of showcasing your photography. If you are a professional photographer or a graphics designer, Instagram is definitely for you.
Instagram is a tool you can be use to advertise and sell your photo shots and designs.
I can guess what’s going on your mind now!
“Why will someone want to pay for a photo they can actually copy from my page”
That is true, but if you want to start selling your photos and designs on Instagram, then you must make sure you are adding a watermark to your snaps and designs.
Don’t just add a small watermark at the bottom-right as formal it use to be.
Make sure your watermark is bold enough to display your brand, and let it be at the center of the image.
By so doing anyone who need the image will contact you to get a copy without the watermark.
And if anyone chose the steal your image with the watermark it will be an advantage to your brand, your brand will get free promotion that image is posted.
Again, always use the appropriate hashtags to pull multitudes to your shots and this can get conversations going with photography agencies.
Some sites are available for you to put your Instagram photos for sale. Checkout;
4. Promote and/or Sell Your Products, Business Or Services
Do you run a business you own?
If yes, then you need to hold on Instagram in an integral place as one of your marketing medium.
If your business involves selling of products, then use instagram to post beautiful shots which you won’t place on your website.
This will be highly effective with the fashion business. Nevertheless, it can still promote any other kind of business as long as you are doing the right thing.
If your business is service oriented – a kind of business you provide services to people, you may have to design attractive banners, with descriptions of the services your business can provide.
Don’t use just put any banners. If you are not good I graphics design then hire a designer to design one for you.
So many people has given testimonies on how instagram boost their business.
Some of them don’t even have an office address, but they made Instagram their mobile office and they are earning a living for it. How much more those who already have an office, shop, or website!
What really matters most when promoting and selling on Instagram is trust, if people trust you and your products, they will refer other to you.
I know a young lady in my street who sell “habal slimming tea“. She has no shop or office address. Because her products is very effective, and she it trustworthy, she has grown over 100,000 followers in less then a year.
Working from her home, she waybill her products to all part of the world. She has made a fortune with the help is Instagram.
All you need here is to know how Instagram works, understand how your business works, then strategize it.
5. Sell Your Instagram Account
I will never advice you sell your Instagram account. Else, you have a good reason for doing so.
Anyway, some people create multiple Instagram accounts, grow them and sell them.
Good business right!
I have already shown you how to grow your Instagram followers in the beginning of this article. You can strategize by using those tricks.
The price you can sell an Instagram account will depend on the number of followers and activeness of account.
On a range most Instagram accounts are sold between $500 to $4000. It can even be sold for more.
Wanna sell your Instagram account?
There are some site that support you with this, checkout,
6. Manage Brands Instagram as a digital Marketer
You can get a good paying job as a digital marketer for top businesses, while you promote their business using Instagram.
This is very easy, all you need to do is to understand how Instagram works, and how it can be used to promote businesses and services.
We have already explained most of them above.
Next, look for a reputable business that is not on Instagram. Write to them – telling them how you can use Instagram to promote their business, products or services.
Let them know that their competitors are already using this medium of advertising and they will soon be the pioneer of the market if actions is not taken.
Explain to them how people love the social media – especially IG (Instagram) and how businesses has grown taking advantage of Instagram.
I bet you, before you write this to three brands or businesses, one of them if not all will definitely hire you.
In conclusion, I have explained 6 solid ways to make money online via Instagram.
You mustn’t try all the six approach, just pick 2 or 3, develop yourself actively in them, understand them, read even more material on them and be an expert.
Don’t say it’s what we already know, it’s real and it has worked for many. I can’t wait to get your testimony on my comment box.
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