What if I say social media site is a ruler of many hearts ? What if I say the internet is a powerful platform ? Both the questions obvious answer is a big “YES”. So, if you look at the internet platform, you would find that it has a large mass of audience and stuff encompassed in it. Social media sites or say social networking sites are trending in this era, they act as a very great medium to establish a connection between a variety of people like family, relatives, friends, colleagues etc. But have you ever thought of it beyond that ? Did you ever imagine that you can make money from the social media site ?
The leisure and pass time you spend in front of social media site can yield you money by sitting at one place with a click of the mouse. Want to know more ?
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The following part of the article would help you understand, how can you generate money from the below-mentioned social media sites:
So, Twitter is basically a social networking site which allows the readers to send, post or read a 140 character message popularly known as “Tweets”. Users can have a Twitter account to deal better. So, if you have a blog or a website then you can make use of Twitter to promote it. All you have to do is build a catch write-up or description and tag it with a “TinyURL” alongside so that people click on it to unveil more.
If you are an affiliate marketer, then Twitter can help you better, for which you need to create a blog post and some landing pages with respect to that. Then you can begin your promotion which would yield you good money. So if you desire to make more money, then make sure that you have a good number of followers. If not, find ways to seek numerous followers using Twitter tools and techniques.
Having a good amount of followers would help you get “Sponsored Tweets”. Well..!!! Sponsored tweets refer to those where an advertiser would pay you a certain sum of money to put their tweet because they believe that you have the potentiality to reach a wide audience or targeted people.
Facebook is the most popular social media site on the internet platform. It has a wide range of active users from around the world. There are millions of users who use Facebook very regularly. One of the common ways includes promoting of a blog site or website on Facebook to a large mass of audience. And the other one includes affiliate marketing, making use of the landing page to inspire and appeal the user to visit your blog post or website. Writing what readers actually need would help you make good money.
Apart from this, there are several sites which work in conjunction with Facebook.
- “My Merch Store” app from Zazzle. So basically, this site allows you to design any kind of product for free of cost that too especially on their site. After the creation, all you have to do is pop it on your Facebook page to make money. So people good with designing, or an artist or those who desire to sell products can very well try this.
- “ CafePress” allows you to sell things at an online store.
- So, if you are really good at giving advice. Then “Ether” is something very interesting which allows you to add an app to Facebook. And you can give advice to people in this regard over phone call.
- For the music lovers and talents, there is “MusicBlaster”. So with this, you can create your own music store on Facebook and sell them from the BlastMyMusic. Every song you sell yields you 5% of income.
These conjunctions are very good money yielder if used appropriately.
So, LinkedIn is a business-oriented social media site. This site is mainly used by the professionals of all streams. It binds a good network among various professional individuals. One of the best features of LinkedIn is that it allows you to post recommendations by tour earlier customer or co-workers regarding your business. Its main purpose is to connect a business to another. So, in that case breeding up of marketing ideas is very simple and easy because you are always associated with similar minded people.
- One can create a group on LinkedIn, so when a group of professionals comes together, great ideas and thoughts are explored.
- It helps you to come across different experience and opinions.
- It guides you to clarify all your queries and doubts.
This free flow of discussion helps you take better decisions which would prove beneficial to your business. So this way LinkedIn social media site becomes an added merit to make a good amount of money.
- Google+ :
A little different, yet promising social media site when compared to Facebook and Twitter. Well..!! Google+ allows you to send messages easily to a lot of people out there.
Google+ allows you to separate different class or category of people into a different circle. This way it becomes easy for you to target different people from different location easily. Apart from that, it also acts as a viable method to check which marketing message works better and which target is feasible.
Thereby this is one of the tools to check the success of social media site marketing techniques.
- With Google+, you can create groups just like a page on Facebook.
- It helps you spread the news about the company, its products, and services, any new introduction in the line etc.
- You can also offer discount coupons and vouchers using your Google plus account.
- Publicize the reviews of your products and services as well.
Therefore, these social media sites help you make money to a large extent. All you have to do is make optimum utilization of this medium. Because appropriate use of these media would definitely yield you better result. The leisure time you spend on social networking could be channelized very well towards making money.