Instagram is a famous online application for sharing photos and videos
with friends, family, colleagues, followers and business partners and
via social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter etc.
Instagram application can only be downloaded and used on tablets and
smartphones but not on personal computer. Though you could check it on
computer by visiting instagram.com. Instagram is designed mainly for
sharing and editing pictures using different filters.
Instagram is simple and user friendly and you could share short videos
of 30-second duration.
HOW DID INSTAGRAM STARTED?
The name ‘Instagram comes from the combination of “instant camera” and
“telegram”. Instagram was created in San Franscisco, califonia, USA,
by Kelvin Systrom and Mike Krieger, in October 2010.
Instagram, within short period of introduction, started getting the
popularity of online giants like Google, Facebook and Twitter. Why?
Because for the first time in human history, sharing photos could be
done instantly without the help of cables, software or flash drives.
Initially, Instagram application was made exclusively for iPhone but
due to high demand, it expanded to the Android world.
In December of 2010, just 2 months after its introduction, Instagram
reaches 1 million registered users but now has over 300 million
HOW TO MAKE MONEY WITH INSTAGRAM
Instagram is so famous that it has become the perfect social media
platform for turning followers to buyers. To make money from your
followers on instagram, you should aim to have a niche or targeted
audience and huge number of followers.
CREATE A NICHE/TARGETED AUDIENCE
In order to have a targeted audience, let your account be meaningful
and directional. I mean let people know you for one particular thing.
Though, you may diversify because is a social platform but let your
posts represent your brand 80% of the time. If you are selling product
about ‘make money online’ or ‘diabetes’ for instance, let 80% of your
post be on make money online or diabetes and 20% on other aspect of
life like joke and funny or insteresting pictures.
What i mean is that people that will be following your account will be
following because they want to make money online or solve diabetes
Therefore, whenever you offer a product to them it will be easy to
generate sales because your followers are interested in what your
offering and 80% of them are potential buyers.
BUILD HUGE FOLLOWERS
Another way to make money with instagram is that after you have
established a brand for yourself or your company, then start building
a huge amount of followers with a minimum of 10000. You will surely
make money when you have minimum of 10000 followers on any social
media be it Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. And when you build it to
50000 followers and beyond, you are a ‘king’ of your online kingdom
and you are made already.
Even if your instagram account is not niche or audience targeted, you
can make money from your account with 10000 and above. You just have
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