Apart from logging in on your Facebook to upload your recent photos or to chat, you can also make money from Facebook. With time, Facebook is shifting from just having fun to making money when having fun. So, if you have an Internet access, and a computer and you want to make some money, then this can be the best deal. Luckily, it is not complicated, you can do it from home, your age does not count, and you don’t require any opening stock. The following are 6 secrets on how you can make money on Facebook
1. Make Money With Google AdSense
Another popular way of making money on Facebook is using Google AdSense. Google AdSense, is a Google advertising program. With this product, you are paid, when your site visitors click an ad. Google places these ads on your site. The mode of payment differs and can include, Cost Per Click (CPC) or Cost-per-thousand-impression ads. For CPM, you will be paid when an ad appears to a visitor to your site. While for CPC, you will earn money every time a visitor clicks an ad.
When your site is new, and you are active, you can make up to $25 per days. There are sites owners who make $1,000 per day!
Where does Facebook come in?
The backbone of Google AdSense is traffic; one of the best sources of such traffic is Facebook. To make money, you will tap the Facebook traffic to click your ads.
The advantage of Google AdSense on Facebook is that Facebook has very little competition, the content you post must not be SEO friendly, Facebook enjoys massive traffic daily, and it is not a must to have a paid website, you can use other sites like blogger. And finally, you will not have to wait to build a site because you can start immediately.
To attract and entice people to click your ads, you can use sexy photos and encourage people to share the content. You should develop a strategy that will help you have many people following and subscribing to your site.
Ensure the content on your sites is attractive and enjoyable reading, this will promote the visitors to read it and even share it.
Another trick with AdSense is by sharing the website link on your Facebook page and change the scripts to indicate sexy photos that will attract people to click the ad.
2. Online selling
Currently, this is one of the most popular methods. Facebook allows you conduct another type of e-commerce. It is one of the easiest ways of doing business. Have you always wanted to start a business but you have limited capital? If yes, this can be the best starting point.
With just some few dollars, you are set to go. This is what you do:
.Choose what you want to sell, e.g. ladies handbag
.Open a Facebook page and get a professional name for your business.
.Invite people to like your page
.Take quality photos and post the photos and tag the price, including your contacts.
.Respond to inquiries and deliver door to door
This form of selling is best in big cities and towns.
Interestingly, it is not a must you have a stock of what you have posted, you can be buying after you get a purchase; you will just need photos.
3. Affiliate marketing
Today, there are so many manufacturers around the world, producing different good and services. All these businesses are always ready to welcome any person who would like to sell their products. Affiliate marketing refers to selling other people’s products, and in return earn a commission. When you get into a contract with a manufacturer to advertise their products, you will be given an affiliate link. To make money through Facebook, you advertise the link on Facebook and promote the product. If anyone buys the product through your link, you will earn a commission.
4. Advertisement on the Facebook page
Another easy way to make money through Facebook is by selling advertisement. There are so many people and organizations that are looking for space for advertisement. However, for you to start earning from advertisement, you must have a very strong following. Any advertiser must be assured that their message is reaching their target marketing. Potential advertisers include banks, individuals, private companies and businesses such as auto sales. e.g.
a/ a bank can pay you to advertise their products.
b/ a mobile phone manufacturer can pay you so that you advertise their products on your website.
5. Drive traffic to your website
Another easy and straightforward method to make money through Facebook is directing traffic. For this method to work, you must have a website that you have monetized. This can be a website advertising your business, where you sell your products from, an advertisement website or a website in need of traffic. By placing the website link on your Facebook page, you will be directing traffic to your website. There will be a likelihood that the new visitors will do what you want. They can buy your products, click ads, read a blog post and share, or watch a video.
6. Give Hot news update and relevant content
This is another indirect method of making money from Facebook. By posting relevant, creative, educational and funny content, your page will attract many followers. Then you will choose how to monetize the traffic; some methods can include:
.Direct the traffic to your blog or YouTube channel.
.Develop your career by advertising yourself e.g. if you are a musician or an MC
when your website is receiving many visitors, potential clients who want to sponsor their product on your website or on your Facebook will approach you.
To attract many visitors update your sites with the most sought news, “breaking new”, “hot new” and celebrity news
7. Make videos of popular people
Another way of making money on Facebook is by making good videos of popular people and then post it to be watched. You will then approach these personalities to sponsor the video. The video should be good, showing their achievements and anything else that make them popular. The video should be short, of high quality and enjoyable to watch. Choose only people who are respected and loved by the people.
You can post the video on your Facebook page, and still direct the traffic to your blog or website.