How to make money online by doing Instagram marketing

How to make money online by doing Instagram marketing

Instagram is a desktop, mobile and internet based photo sharing application/service that allows it’s users to share videos and pictures either privately or publicly to pre-approved followers or to everybody in general.

Instagram was created and launched in October 2010 by Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom.

And later acquired by Facebook in 2012.

Instagram allows its registered users to upload videos and pictures to the Instagram service.

The videos and pictures uploaded can be digitally filtered to the user's desire using the filtering feature built on Instagram.

They can also add location through geotags and hashtags to their posts either images or videos,

linking the photos to other related content on Instagram featuring the same subject or all round topic.

Instagram users can also connect their Instagram account to other social media profiles.

Offering them the ability to share their contents with those other social profiles as well.

In recent years after the launching of Instagram in 2010.

Instagram rapidly become a real force in the social media World.

Gaining popularity with one Million registered users within two months of its launch, 10 Million in a year and an amazing 800 Million users as of September 2017.

As of October 2015 Instagram users have already uploaded 40 billion photos to the system.

In April 2017 Instagram direct has 375 million active users, while the Instagram functionality has 250 million active users.

In general, they have over 500 million active users per month.

These are just but a few selected reviews on how much Instagram has evolved since it’s launch in 2010.

The rapid growth and increase of the fan base and Instagram active users has made it one of the favorite social media channel for many industries or brands.

How to make money online by doing Instagram marketing

This has made this brands or industries to be spending some amounts on their social media budget for gaining more leads and customers from Instagram.

If your ready to put in your time and effort, to grow your Instagram account, to a level where it earns you serious money online.

Then this the time to leverage to your advantage the growing popularity of the Instagram channel.


Making money on Instagram is Suitable For -

People who love to take pictures and also loves using Instagram.

Skills Required -

1. Being able to take quality photographs.

2. You have to know how to edit photos professionally.

3. Being able to use tools like Befunky, Canvas etc to edit high-quality wallpapers or photos.

3. Being imaginative and creative.


How To Get Started -

To start your Instagram marketing campaign you must first have an Instagram account.

With a nice Instagram username, appealing profile picture and impressive BIO.

Sign Up here if you don't have yet


Tips for running a successful Instagram marketing campaign -

1. Select your niche: it's advisable to, first of all, pick a niche in which your going to base your Instagram marketing campaign on.

You can achieve this by searching for topics that interest you the most.

For instance: if you're a fashion lover (fashionista) then you can create your Instagram Niche on Fashion, 

where you post regular photos and videos related to trending fashion, tricks, styles, tips with your audience.

2. Fill out your bio correctly: your bio is as good as you because it's what represents you and explain what your Instagram marketing campaign is all about.

Your bio is the first place where your potential followers get info about you.

So make it be appealing and able to create the first impression to your potential audience.

You can achieve this by adding 1 or 2 linear descriptions, a link to your website, emoticons for attracting the attention of people etc.

You can also use hashtags and add keywords on your bio to make it searchable and easier for the right followers to find you on Instagram.

3. Create posts for your ideal followers: before postings, photos on your  Instagram account do research and see what people like most on your chosen niche.

What type of photos appeals to people and what taglines will create most impact etc.

This line of action will help you fetch many active followers.

4. Post regularly: regularity is very essential on an Instagram marketing campaign.

To achieve this you have to be posting several photos per day this will help you grow followers faster.

The method you should follow when posting this images is one per interval without having to post all at once.

But make sure your post at least one image per day no matter how busy you may be.

5. Use only high-quality images: post only high-quality images on your Instagram account to make it a brand.

Posting low-quality images will only reduce the value of your Instagram account.

High-quality images build a long lasting visual impression into the minds of your followers,

they also help to catch the eyes of the many casual browsers who will just discover you only because your high-quality image grabbed their attention, eventually increasing your followers.

6. Use relevant hashtags (#): Hashtags is the most relevant and dominant feature of Instagram.

Hashtags, when used well, will help your posts on Instagram to reach millions of people.

You can make some research on the trending hashtags in your niche and include them in all your posts on Instagram.

You can visit Tagsforlikes.com to discover the most popular hashtags on your niche.

For instance: in Fashion niche we have many popular hashtags like:

Fashion Hashtags are:

#fashion #style #stylish #love #TagsForLikes #me #cute #photooftheday #nails #hair #beauty #beautiful #instagood #pretty #swag #pink #girl #girls #eyes #design #model #dress #shoes #heels #styles #outfit #purse #jewelry #shopping #glam


Fashion for girls hashtags are:

#fashion #style #stylish #love #TagsForLikes #me #cute #photooftheday #nails #hair #beauty #beautiful #instagood #instafashion #pretty #girly #pink #girl #girls #eyes #model #dress #skirt #shoes #heels #styles #outfit #purse #jewelry #shopping

Fashion for guys hashtags are:

#fashion #swag #style #stylish #TagsForLikes #me #swagger #cute #photooftheday #jacket #hair #pants #shirt #instagood #handsome #cool #polo #swagg #guy #boy #boys #man #model #tshirt #shoes #sneakers #styles #jeans #fresh #dope

OOTD / Outfit Of The Day are:

#ootd #outfitoftheday #lookoftheday #TagsForLikes #TFLers #fashion #fashiongram #style #love #beautiful #currentlywearing #lookbook #wiwt #whatiwore #whatiworetoday #ootdshare #outfit #clothes #wiw #mylook #fashionista #todayimwearing #instastyle #TagsForLikesApp #instafashion #outfitpost #fashionpost #todaysoutfit #fashiondiaries etc.

Instagram allows only 30 hashtags for a post so make sure they are relevant hashtags.

6.  Engage with your followers: you can achieve this by interacting with your Instagram follower to build loyalty and trust.

Try to figure out their problems, queries, needs, and expectations then use this data to bring out more relevant contents for them.

You can like their photos, provide relevant comments, and follow them back, this way you engage them.

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How To Make Money On Instagram (Monetization) -

Following are the best ways to make money on Instagram:

1. Affiliate Marketing: to read more on how to make money through affiliate marketing click here.

Instagram affiliate marketing is different from blogging and video affiliate marketing.

In Instagram affiliate marketing you use images from the affiliate programs you're promoting and add links to your Instagram bios and description.

The following Affiliate marketing programs are of good reputation for making money on the Instagram affiliate program.
2. Create Sponsored Posts: if you have built high loyalty and trust between you and your followers then you can make money on Instagram by creating sponsored posts for brands or industries.

A sponsored post is made up of high-quality videos and images that are used to promote a brand or product.

You get paid for each sponsored post, the payments for sponsored posts varies depending on your popularity, engagement, influence, demography etc.

The purpose of sponsored posts is to create awareness about a brand or a product within your Instagram followers.

But in doing this make sure the brands or products you promote are relevant to your Instagram niche and followers.

And also fit your own personal image and useful to your audience.

Following are the names of companies where you can visit and register yourself as an influencer:

a. Tapinfluence - https://influencers.tapinfluence.com.

b. Influenza - https://www.ifluenz.com

c. Takumi - http://takumi.com/app


sign_up

3. Sell your photos:

You can sell your Instagram photos if you take high-quality photographs and edits them professionally.

You can use this photos to earn extra cash, they are some individuals, bloggers, businesses etc who want to buy creative and new photos.

You can simply sell your Instagram photos by adding watermarks to them and list your contact details and selling price within the photo captions.

Then people who are interested will contact you and you sell the photos to them.

Following are the names of some trusted sites where you can put your Instagram photos for sale.

Twenty20.com

Foap.com


4. Sell your own products: you can also leverage the power of Instagram to your advantage by selling your products on Instagram and get more sales and cash.

Instagram is a great platform for selling your products as you can post your personal photos of your products which can’t be found anywhere else.

You can promote and sell your products in Instagram using many methods like creating beautiful infographics, 

asking existing customers to post the pictures of them using your product or even post pictures of the raw materials and actual product creation process.

5. Sell your Instagram account:
     
Finally, if you have explored all you can on Instagram and has made it big by gaining millions of followers.

You no more want adventure on Instagram, you have achieved all your aim for doing Instagram marketing and needs to find new adventure elsewhere or do something else.

Then there's good news as you can sell your Instagram account and make hefty money from it.

The price you will sell it depends on some factors like the number of your Instagram followers, their demographics, niche, engagement etc.

To sell your Instagram account here are some legit websites that can help you out they are:

Viralaccounts.com.

Above mentioned tips are the best ways of making money on Instagram once you get a few thousand followers.

But is better to get about 10 thousand followers before you start your Instagram promotions.

I know it hard to wait but it worths it and because you needs to build loyalty, confidence, and trust in the minds of your Instagram followers.

And you can only achieve this through constant engagement and providing consistent values to them within a period of time.

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The simplest way to declare your Blogger (Blogspot) Preferred Language.

The simplest way to declare your Blogger (Blogspot) Preferred Language.

On this article, I will focus on how to declare your preferred language on your Blogger blog platform. 

This because it's very important for a blogger to declare the Language with which Search Engines will identify his or her blog with, for a better Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

 It will help search engine bots to identify your blog Language without digging deeper for your language detection. 

The simplest way to declare your Blogger (Blogspot) Preferred Language.

This important because it will speed up the time in which Googlebot crawls your blog.

It's of great importance to declare your  Blogger blog preferred Language when you are using an International site or if you wish to use your blog in other languages.

Unlike Wordpress which is also a blogging platform has built-in language declaration tool which is automatically inserted into it.

But Blogger you have to go to the edit HTML of your blog template to declare the blog language you prefer by adding some codes.

Which is why am writing this article. Moving on.











How to declare blog Language on Blogger
    
       (1)   Go to your blog’s dashboard.
    
   (2)   Go to ‘Template’ and then ‘edit HTML’.
      
 (3)   Now find the below code.
<html
   
       (4)   Now add the below code just next to <html.

lang="en-US" xml:lang="en-US"
 
       (5)   Sample view of your template after adding the above code.

<html lang="en-US" xml:lang="en-US" b:version='2' class='v2' expr:dir='data:blog.languageDirection' xmlns='http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml' xmlns:b='http://www.google.com/2005/gml/b' xmlns:data='http://www.google.com/2005/gml/data' xmlns:expr='http://www.google.com/2005/gml/expr'>
 <head>
 
       (6)   Save your template and it’s done.

NOTE- In this article tutorial l have used the English language as an example in the illustrations above “English-US” if you blog in some other language, just replace “en-US” with your Country code. You can visit this site for other language declaration codes. ISO 639-1 Language Code List for different ISO language codes.








Easy Way To Get Google AdSense Approval On Your Blog or Website

Easy Way To Get Google AdSense Approval On Your Blog or Website

Google AdSense is one of the best and biggest ways of monetizing your blog by running contextual ads on your blog or website, apart from earning money through Affiliate Marketing.

So today I will be sharing 100% working tips and tricks which will help you get approved easily when you apply for AdSense for your blog.

Blog and website owners want to run Google ads on their blogs, in fact after creating your blog and you ask a question like how can I make money through blogging, Google AdSense will be about 85% of the answer you'll get.

This to tell you how valued, important and useful running AdSense on your blog is.

But the issue these days when you apply for AdSense is that their approval strategy has become very strict, so many blogs and websites get rejected when they apply.

The rejection is based on some known factors which you may not know but will be revealed in this article.

I will write down what you should do, things you should include on your blog site etc before you apply for Google ads so that you can be approved easily.

Easy Way To Get Google AdSense Approval On Your Blog or Website

How To Get Google Adsense Approval On Your Blog Easily.


Below are the requirements you have to reach before you can apply for AdSense.

1: You must have a working Google Gmail account.

2: You must have created a website or blog before you can apply.

3: You must be 18 years and above.

4: You must have a user-friendly, responsive website, that's easy to navigate, genuine must not be a spam site.

5: Your blog age must be 30 days or above, but this rule is applicable based on the country your applying from.

If you have high-quality contents, without duplicate contents from other sites you can luckily get approved without considering your blog site age.

6: There are recommended pages which you must add to your website before you apply for AdSense they are About Us, Contact, Privacy Policy, Disclaimer pages etc.

7: For easy approval, you should purchase a custom domain for your blog site like .com, .net, .in, .xyz, .ooo (if you want quick approved)

8: You must have posted about 20+ articles on your blog.

9: Create your own blog images don't use images from other sites to avoid copyright issues.

10: Check for errors like broken links etc and fix them.

11: Your blog must have Label on its sidebar.

12: Use a clean, responsive, SEO friendly ad blogger template.

If you reached the above-recommended AdSense approval requirements then your blog will get approval easily.

Since we have known the recommendation for easy approval let's also see while blog sites get rejected.

Below is the known common reasons blog sites get disapproval or rejected when they apply for AdSense.

√ Insufficient content

If you apply for Google AdSense with insufficient blog contents then there are chances your blog will be disapproved.

By insufficient content I mean not having enough written blog text, which is free from errors like grammatical errors, misspelling, mistakes etc.

You should use this Proofreading apps to write high-quality content free from errors and misspelling etc.

Your blog post must contain 300 words and above and should be unique, informative, easily understandable and have high-quality.

√ If you don't have the recommended pages on your blog site like about, contact, disclaimer, privacy policy etc your site won't be approved.

This page makes your blog look professional and also helps you to comply with Google policies for running their contextual ads.

√  Make your blog search engine friendly.

If your blog is not indexable and search engine friendly you will get disapproved.

To make your blog search engine friendly you need to optimize your content with Meta tags, description tag, and Meta titles.


Also, add your blog to search preference so it can be indexed and searchable by search engine spiders.

√ If you didn't add Google Analytic property.

To easily get approved by Google Adsense you should make sure you have Google Analytics property installed on your blog.

√ Unimproved Blog Design

Make sure your template is fast loading, professional looking, responsive, user-friendly, mobile-friendly have easy navigation etc.

Avoid using grid version on your template but instead, use magazine template.

√ Avoid using unwanted widgets

Unwanted widgets on sidebar or footer like disable right click, disable text select, disable copy paste etc stuffs your blog with loads of scripts and slow down its loading speed.

You can add Popular Widget, Recent Post Widget, Comment Box, Label, Facebook Like Box, Subscription Box etc.
√ Check Your Content Type or Niche.

Below are the content types or niche Google don't approve for AdSense.

  • Pornography / Adult materials
  • Pirated Content
  • Hacking or Cracking Tutorials
  • Illegal Drugs/Paraphernalia.
  • Any Other Illegal Stuff
  • Also, use English as your preferred Language.
√ Using Another ad Networks.

Running other ad networks on your blog before or during application for AdSense will lead to your blog being disapproved.

So when you want to apply for AdSense make sure you remove other ads from your blog.

But after approval, you can combine it.

√ Using of Copyright Images And Missing image ALT Tag.

Avoid the using of other blog images and also doing copy and paste of images on your blog.

Instead, upload them through your post writing area.

To create a unique high-quality image you should use canvas app.

Bonus tips

✔ Avoid the using of paid traffic when you're applying for AdSense instead concentrate on getting traffic from legal sources. like search engines, social media, and related blogs.