There is no doubt that social media is the wave and everyone needs to have a phone and be online or it would seem as if you do not belong. And here we follow everything “follow-able”; from celebrities to bloggers who refer us to their blogs and even popular friends.
What most of these celebrities and bloggers won’t tell you is that anyone can make money using these social media platform. Gone are the days when all we do is chat online or view posts, pictures and videos on social media without any reciprocal benefit to your ‘pocket infrastructure’.
Our focus in this article will be on Facebook which we obvious know to be one of the biggest social media platforms. Fortunately, Facebook is more than just chats and laughs as the platform provides necessary tools to enable users also earn some money of it.
So join me as I show you several ways you can make some cash off Facebook.
MANAGE FACEBOOK ACCOUNTS
This is a profitable way you can make money on Facebook. You could manage the social media account of firms and celebrities (Facebook inclusive) either on a full-time or part-time basis and the good thing about it is that you can work from home as well as make cash with flexible hours. All you got to do is make sure you schedule the posts, reply to comments, create the perfect graphics for the posts and more importantly, help your employer build a large audience size.
ADVERTISEMENT VIA FACEBOOK POSTS
With other 2 billion monthly active users, Facebook is the idea place to sell your products and services. While others spend time showcasing their new clothes, accessories and haircuts via Facebook posts, you could use the same medium to advertize your products and/or services which you offer to the same audience. In a time when technology is making the world look smaller, it is very possible to get a large number of clienteles using your Facebook posts to advertize those items and devise a means of delivering the said products to them. You could also advertize events, seminars and workshops where you intend to generate some income on Facebook.
Just like your regular Facebook posts, you could open a Facebook Group if you believe you can influence a larger audience especially as it pertains to your profession or business. Alternatively, you could join existing Facebook Groups that share a common idea and have an existing audience for your preferred niche. Either ways, it’s a win-win for you as long as the cash keeps flowing in.
This is also a good way to make money as Facebook makes provisions for individuals and firms to utilize this medium to advertise their products and services. Aside that, you could earn money if you offer to help some firms use your page or account to advertise. Strikingly, some of the ads services are free for you (this is however dependent on your usage and target audience).
This is another facility Facebook offers to its users where you can buy or sell anything that conforms with the Facebook Community Guidelines. All you need to do is list your products and services on the Marketplace and wait for prospective clients to contact you. Strikingly, it’s also a place where you can get a commodity at a lower price than in the regular stores.
AFFILIATE MARKETING ON FACEBOOK
You can also use your page on Facebook to promote a brand or product from a firm who would be willing to pay for such services. This can be achieved by joining the affiliate programs of firms such as Amazon, Shaddi.com and other online merchants who will pay you to promote their products.
Facebook has even further designed packages and platforms that has made it officially possible to earn an income in the community. See Facebook for Media