The presence of social media has made information and news easily accessible. With over 4.5 billion people using the internet and over 3.5 billion people active on social media, popular social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have turned into a big marketing tool for many and Many people are now making money daily through social media.
Currently almost everybody is on either one or both of the major social media networks around. If you are reading this and you are not on any of the popular social media platforms, then I guess you must be allergic to water as well.
How to make Money through social media( Faceboook, Twitter and Instagram)
The growth of social media has created so many job opportunities that we are going to discuss, so if you like spending most of your time on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, why not turn your hobby into or a business venture or full time employment?
The author of the famous book Rich Dad Poor Dad illustrates how the world has changed, he explains how wealth in ancient days used to be in land, so whoever owned large pieces of land was wealthy, the narrative would later change during the industrial revolution and industries were set up. So, those who owned big industries and factories commanded the riches of this world. But currently wealth is no longer in land and industries but in information.
Currently whoever has the latest information is wealthy and this has created more millionaires than ever before. Now the richest people in the world are those who have invested in tech and communication sector that help to connect people and you can see that from the Forbes Rich List.
Here are some of the ways you can use social media to make money
Become a Social Media Administrator
Currently popular personalities and companies are looking for heavy social media presence. They know it is a platform they cannot ignore. While they are too busy building their brands they need someone to get them talking on social media. With the need arising, this has created positions of social media administrators. As a social media administrator you will manage social media pages with their posts and queries on behalf of the individual or the company.
Social media administrators are well paid and their work is key. So why not look for a company or a public figure and become their social media administrator?
Start Grow Pages the sell them
Many startups companies, brands and even prominent personalities yarn for followers, how about you create a page on either Instagram, Facebook or Twitter grow your following and then sell the pages to the highest bidder. By starting a page and posting relevant information that people are looking for, you will attract many to your page(s) and when the numbers have grown to a considerable number you can sell the page.
Am sure there are popular Facebook pages you used to know sometimes back but you no longer see them and even if you search for them, you won’t find them. In most cases, these pages were sold by their administrators and they made a kill out of them.
Advertise Products On your Pages
Another way to make money with your Facebook, Twitter or Instagram pages is to promote companies and brands at a fee. Having pages with a huge following will attract these brands who will be snooping in your inbox to inquire for your advertising rates. By doing so, you will help companies’ products and brands reach a wider audience while you earn from it. This is a lucrative business as you can have daily rates that you charge for marketing and advertising.
Sell Your Own Products
If you own Pages on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, these can be the best platforms to market yourself or your business without spending much. Many companies spend a lot of money for their products to rich a wider audience through social media. But if your pages have a huge following, this is can be the best platform to sell your products.