Making Money On Social Media

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You can use social media in various ways, one to publish your content and make money from your content, two, to promote your online store and website and earn from sales and ads, and three, to do promotional campaigns for businesses, the sky is the limit. You can not only use social media to make money from your website or online stores but also directly make money on social media.

I use a lot of social media platforms to promote my blog and freelancing services. I receive social media traffic as well as freelancing contracts through social media, therefore, I am already using social media sites to make money. However, I have never directly made money from social media sites, except that I once sold items tough facebook shop, facebook marketplace and Instagram shop. In 2022, I m planning to use social media platforms to make real money.

Influencer marketing on Social Media

The most common way to make money from social media is through influencer marketing. If you have a huge following on social sites, you can attract businesses and individuals to advertise their products and services on your pages. When you have a large following you can endorse products and services and make money from advertisers.

You need to be a good content creator to become an influencer. While celebrities already have a huge fan following in the real world, it is easier for them to become an influencer on social sites, for common people the only way to become a social hit is by creating useful and interesting content.

Being an influencer is all about building followers on your social pages. In order to build followers, you need to be an expert on something and share the content related to your field. I know a Facebook influencer, a doctor by profession. He built 1 million followers on his page without spending any money. Since he is a doctor, he shares useful information about health and people learn so many things from his posts.

The influencer industry is getting bigger and bigger and the most interesting thing is you don't have to be a celebrity or someone who has a big status to become an influencer. With the right marketing strategy and sharing interesting and useful content, you can easily gain a lot of followers ande become an influencer.

How to Become Social Media Influencer

Bali is a small island in Indonesia. Ten-twelve years ago, Bali was almost unknown to the world. With the evolution of social media, people began to post pictures of Bali on various social sites. The local government took a cue from this and started paying people with a huge social media presence to promote Bali. Now, Bali is one of the hottest travel destinations in Asia. This is called the power of social media and the power of influencer marketing.

Social media is free and everyone can use it. Therefore, everyone can become a social media influencer.

Here are the requirements

Knowledge of how each social site works

Knowledge on how to maximize your social activities through ad campaigns

Copywriting skills

Graphic designing skills

How to get started?

Choose a social site that you think will be best for you, you can try multiple sites if you want

Build followers by posting interesting content,

Consider running ads to build followers and engagements

Selling Products and Services on Social Media

Selling physical and digital items is another way to make money from social media. Social sites like Instagram and Facebook allow you to set up your own shop. You can build a wealth ecosystem by selling on the Facebook marketplace, you can make a regular income by working on Facebook. 

If you have a huge following, you can endorse products and businesses and make money. you can set you a shop page on Instagram. On Facebook, you can use instant articles to monetize your blog posts, where you will be paid when your visitors click on your articles. You can also earn from Facebook gaming.

The best thing about selling on social sites is you do not have to spend money to build your online store. However, you have an opportunity to make a lot of money by selling products.

Making Money Through Videos on Social Sites

Well, there are platforms where you can showcase your talents, for example, you can try youtube, facebook reels, instagram reels, and tiktok. You can monetize your videos and make money. However, in order to make money on these platforms, you not only should be a good performer but also have to ability to create videos, edit videos, market your videos, so SEO on your videos, etc. Just because you are a good singer does not mean you can actually make a lot of money on youtube, you need skills with video editing and marketing.

Social media platforms can help you become rich but you need to do the right thing in the right way.

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Wouldn’t it be great to make enough money on social media that you wouldn’t ever have to work again?? Gravy train if you can get it lol

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1 year ago

Let's just say we are blessed to have the internet in our age giving us tremendous opportunities. Actually, my first business was on affiliate marketing on social media and tbh, I made it really at they time

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1 year ago

I really wanted to do this but sadly I can't..I don't have the confidence..I prefer working behind camera but still thanks for this info

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1 year ago

I agree that how some artists earn money. Making endorsement about a certain products and service. By just promoting it's good side and benefits they'll earn massive amount.

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1 year ago

it look pretty straight forward in the explanation but contains a whole lot to achieve been an influencer. Its easier though for celebrities.

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1 year ago