How to earn money from Instagram

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In the recent few years, the number of Instagram has soared enormously and it is showing the growth pattern similar to Facebook. Facebook is having more than 2 billion monthly active users; whereas the figures for the Instagram stand at more than 800 million. Since Instagram is garnering unstoppable popularity, Instagrammers have also found numerous ways to make money from this platform. In this post, we are going to share with you some of the most popular ways to earn money from Instagram.

Can you really Make Money from Instagram?

This one is a very fundamental question, the answer of which must already be available with you. Yes! You can absolutely earn money from Instagram. You must be aware of the answer, but may not be pretty much clear about the ways. We hope that you are aware of the fact that Instagram is primarily a photo sharing app. So, it is most suitable for marketing and selling products which are very well photographed.

So, in the upcoming part of this post, you will explore some of the ways through which you can make money from Instagram:

  1. Make money by becoming an influencer:

With the help of your influencer status, you can put the proposal before brands to help to make their promotion in your posts. For the readers, who are not aware of the influencer, an influencer is a person who is having a repo by doing and sharing things online. They have a good number of followers and they can influence their audiences about trends due to the level of trust they have built with their online presence.

So the Brands partner with influencers for the sponsorship of their products. Top influencers used to charge thousands of dollars per sponsored post. It is very important that an influencer is aware of its audience in terms of their taste and preferences.

As an influencer, you should be cautious not to lose the trust of your existing audience while making money from sponsored posts. So it is always a good awareness to indicate with the help of a hashtag that it is a sponsored post or something like that.

  1. Become an affiliate marketer

Obviously, affiliate marketing is a traditional method but its efficiency is still quite powerful. With affiliate marketing, you can sell the products of others and receive a commission out of such sale proceeds. There are a number of brands which are selling their products through affiliate marketing programs.

There is a difference between an influencer and an affiliate. Affiliate works towards making sales for the partnering brand on a commission basis, while, the influencer mainly creates awareness. 

On Instagram, affiliates earn money with the help of a trackable link or a promo code to make sure that any clicks are converted to sales. You should create engaging posts to promote the products without too much effort.

  1. Sell poster pictures and digital products.

As previously shared, Instagram is a photo-sharing app. So the photogenic products can be sold very well over it. You can sell poster photos, paintings, drawings, videos etc. Apart from all of these, you can also sell various other digital products on it. With the help of the Instagram hashtags, you can promote your photography portfolio. 

  1. Sell other products

Instagram is not restricted to the digital products only; here you can sell the physical products as well. However, you will have to invest in an inventory of your products.

 Sell drop-shipped products

Drop-shipping term may seem alien to you. It is a business model in which you can run your store without holding any inventory. Means the supplier will directly ship your products from their warehouse to your customer’s doorstep. All of the storing, packaging, or shipping of the products will be handled by the suppliers.

You will not have to store any inventory. You can very conveniently set up a drop-shipping store with the help of some of the e-commerce platforms such as Shopify or any other. With drop-shipping, you can find the niche products which can have a great demand in the market and is a lucrative one.


Top 5 Ways to Earn in LAKHS from Facebook!!

Facebook has more than 2.2 billion registered monthly active users and it is still growing very rapidly. Facebook is the third most popular website in the world and it only behind Google and YouTube. For some users, it allows them to stay in touch with their relatives and friends; whereas it provides you with some great prospects for people to earn money from this platform. In this post, we will share with you the several ways through which you can make money from Facebook. Do not skip the last one.

1.Facebook Marketplace

Facebook Marketplace allows you to list numerous items, services, offers and promote them directly within the Facebook community. It is available free of cost for the users. You can reach thousands of people with it. But it is important to share with you that your product or service should meet Facebook Community Guidelines. The buyer can contact you, make the inspection of the goods and contract the price, shipping, and other details, as in the case of classifieds.

We will suggest you sell unique stuff to make more money. Various products sold on Facebook Marketplace are uncommon and can get a higher value.

2. Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing is a very popular marketing system, where you can promote a product, service, brand or company through a Facebook page or groups. A very large number of the merchants including Amazon, Flipkart, VCommission, etc. offer to pay for the promotion of their products. As many of the users look up the advertisement which you have shared and becomes their customer, then you will get the certain commission out of such sale proceeds.

3. Advertise Your Business on FB

Facebook is one of the largest common platforms where all of the businesses have its presence. Here you can sponsor your products or services with Facebook’s ad campaign. You will find a number of options to promote your product or service on this platform. Apart from the promotion, you can interact with the customers with the help of the instant messenger service. It also helps you advertise among a very specific group of people on the basis of age, location etc.

4. Sell Facebook Likes

This option is a very controversial one. Some people consider it as legal whereas others assume this system as illegal. But, there are various marketers who are paying to users to send a Facebook page to their friends. After sending such page, your friends will have to like that Facebook page. As per some of the reports people are also charging $ 75 for 1,000 likes for any of the Facebook page. On the other hand, some other people offer this service on Fiverr.

5. Join Local Buy and Sell Groups

The very small retailers are making entry from this gate and are turning into a good player. You can do wholesale business also by purchasing in one group and selling in other. There are various groups for it and having thousands of group members.

Make sure you comply with the group guidelines before posting anything otherwise your post may be deleted or event you can also be kick-out from the group.