It is a widely known fact that Instagram is not just a social network. Since the official release of the app which happened in 2010, Instagram has experienced a number of changes and updates but today it has become a really strong global business platform. It unites users from different corners of the world and opens new opportunities for earning money for those who are interested in it.
There are various ways to gain money on Instagram (and in this article I am going to tell you at least about some of them) but if you want to make your own account your source of income, I mean if you don’t feel like working as a manager for other bloggers, for example, you need to pay attention to the promotion of your page.
In our blog, you can find a more detailed guide on how to increase your popularity on Instagram but now let me mention the key points.
Boost your popularity to make money on Instagram
Well, going forward, I should admit that the majority of ways to get financial benefits from your activity on Instagram depends on the popularity of your account.
In other words, the more followers you have, the more people will see your posts. As a result, we can say that you have an influence on a particular number of people. And the higher this number is, the more powerful you are considered to be.
It’s clear that the most powerful opinion leader, or influencers, have an opportunity to earn more.
To put it simply, a blogger with a multi-million audience and a verified account will make much more money on Instagram than a blogger with just some thousands of subscribers.
Yes, a verified status can open new opportunities for you that’s why if you have serious intentions to become a new Instagram millionaire I recommend you not to miss our article dedicated to the ways of getting a verified badge on Instagram.
But even without verification, you have a lot of things to do to get ready for constantly growing incomes.
The main thing that you need to pay your attention to is your audience. As I have already mentioned, the size of your audience is one of the main influencing factors.
To get new subscribers, you should promote your account.
There are various methods to do it:
Manual mass liking and mass following (make people notice you!);
Collaborations with other bloggers (exchange your audiences via advertising each other);
Giveaways and contents (ask your followers tell their friends about you);
Relevant hashtags (just add popular hashtags to your captions and let people find your posts without any special efforts from your side);
Buying followers and likes (the easiest and the fastest way to expand your audience. And what is even more important, 100% safe method).
While with the first four options everything is more or less clear, it is possible that you have a lot of questions concerning the fifth point. Even now, in an Instagram era, there are a lot of people who still consider this method to be very unreliable due to the risk of getting blocked. Maybe it’s true when you are speaking about some suspicious services that offer their help but are not ready to provide it in a proper way.
As for Peterlikes, we strictly follow all the allowed limits and always bear in mind all the rules applied by the system. We offer absolutely fair prices, interesting discounts and safety. If you order our services, you can be absolutely sure that there won’t be such a situation when you log in one day and find your account blocked.
Moreover, with us, you will be surprised to see how quickly your audience together with your income will be growing.
How to get money on Instagram: best ideas
Now when you know some tricks how to increase the number of your followers and, consequently, your chances to make money on Instagram, it’s high time to speak about real strategies and ways to earn on this platform.
Here you are some ideas:
Advertise products and services (or accounts). Yes, it is one of the most obvious ways to get money. You establish cooperation with some brands and then tell your followers about the benefits of their products. You can just make a photo and tag an account of your partner or you can write a long post describing all the advantages of the service or product. All these details may vary, nevertheless, the result is always the same: you make your followers know about the offerings of your partner and you get money. The more followers you have, the more expensive your advertising posts could be.
Become a product ambassador on Instagram. This option is very close to the above mentioned one but in this very case, we speak about long-term cooperation and more efforts from your side. If you are an ambassador, quite often the business account that you work with creates content with your participation and shares your publications which can be beneficial for you as well.
Develop your own business. If you have always dreamt about establishing your own business, but have had some doubts about your capacities to promote and develop it, it’s your chance! You have your audience, you have a platform to advertise your services or products. So, promoting your business on your account, you have good chances to boost the growth of your direct sales practically immediately.
Sell your content. If you are proud of your photos and videos (and they are really cool), why not to sell them? On different platforms, you can license them and get money when somebody decides to use your works. Today visual content is treated as assets, that’s why it’s your real chance, do not miss it.
Sell your account. If you feel that you can’t continue managing your account anymore, you can sell it. Maybe it sounds a little bit strange but there are various platforms where you can place your offer. Somebody who will buy your account will get your audience which means that he or she will have a possibility to save time that is supposed to be spent on gaining the first followers. Nevertheless, it’s a last resort I should admit.
As you see, there is plenty of variants. That’s why you have freedom of choice.
I wish you to find something that will really suit you and will bring you not only money but joy as well!