Instagram started as a social media platform for its users to share their photos with other Instagram users. But today Instagram has gained popularity worldwide with millions of users posting daily or on a regular basis. Today it is being used by businesses to promote themselves. If you want to earn some money on a social media platform, then you can choose Instagram. However, you need to plan and strategy to make some money and not put random posts.
Here are some tricks and tips to earn money through Instagram.
Popularise your Brand and Increase Audience through Instagram
You can popularise or hype your brand by hacking the algorithm of Instagram. Use as many hashtags as you can and be consistent with your posting. This will help in making your brand popular.
Using impactful photos also helps in increasing the followers for your account. Your content should only be powerful but should also be creative. A creative impactful and powerful photo grabs the attention of any user faster than a photo that is random and unimpactful.
Be Creative with your Photos on Instagram
When you are posting your photos on Instagram, you really need to choose the right photos to use. Use your best pictures and edit them before you upload them on Instagram. Creatively editing photos and then uploading them on Instagram can create a great impact on your account. It will also attract Instagrammers.
Use Paid Ads as Part of Your Strategy
Many companies use paid ads as their strategy to attract followers and potential clients. For this purpose, you need to choose your target audience as not every Instagrammer may be interested in your product or services.
Paid ads help you in creating traffic within the network of your target audience and get leads. When you do get these leads, you can connect with them. However, you should be very active once you have posted your ad as interested people or potential customers may have comments or queries that they expect to get reverted to.
Get Popularity through Affiliate Marketing
This means that you promote your affiliate or another company’s product on your account. This will help you get more traffic towards your account through your affiliate. Once you get enough Instagram likes and followers, you are bound to get business for your products. Instagrammers prefer to check out the account before they start following it.
So, make sure that your products and services are related to your affiliate. You should make sure that your bio is meaningful and short and should be related to your services or products.
Behind the Scenes and Customer Photos
When you are selling your product or services, you can attract followers through behind the scene images of your company or business. This gives a personal touch to your business and is quite appealing to the Instagrammers. You can also use a customer’s photo (get your approval from them first) who are happy using your product. This is kind of a review of your product by your customers.