What is Social Media Marketing?
Facebook is a giant of a social network whereby billions of people use on a daily basis. There are a lot of ways that you can make money with on Facebook when you own a website or blog.
FaceBook as a Business Promoting Tool
For starters, Facebook is a good promoting tool for your website and blog, whether you are an affiliate marketer, small business or something else. After you have content on your website or blog just post your website links of your choice on your FaceBook page. The other thing is to create a Fan Page with a professional layout then start posting articles, pictures and videos that are related to your business. It is very easy to create a page. Wait and you will notice how traffic becomes heavy on your business website.
Making Money with FaceBook
As an online affiliate marketer, posting your website or blog links on your FaceBook page will bring traffic to your blog. As people click on those links and come across products you affiliate for, you will make money through those clicks. Whether Google Adsence, Amazon or Commission Junction.
Websites in Conjunction with Facebook to help you make money
If you are the creative type, you can create and design any product you like on Zazzle.com for free and sell it on Facebook. If you cant design and can take pictures, then you can sell your work. You can show case other photographers work and get paid for it.
Sell Café Press products through their online store. All you have to do is build an online store of more than 70 products for free and start selling. Use it in conjunction with FaceBook to bring traffic and sell.
With Ether, the website will allow you to add an app to Facebook that you can use to give advice to people over the phone. If you’re good at giving advice, you can make some money.
If you’re into music, check out MusicBlaster. You can create a music store right on Facebook and then sell music. For every song sold, you make 5%.
Twitter is one of the major and commonly used social media tool in the universe. You can connect with friends and family as well as advertise and promote your business through Twitter for free. After Facebook, twitter is the best thing on the web world.
Promote your Blog or Website with Twitter
www.Twitter.com works in a similar way as Facebook in case of promotion and making money online with social media. If you own a blog or a website, you can use Twitter to promote it. All you have to do is update a blog post with a very appealing description and on top of that post include a link that will act as a “back link” to your blog. By doing so, your people can click on that link and before you know it they will be on your blog or website checking it out. The main thing is to make sure you have a lot of followers and always include your blog or website link on your status posts. Don’t do it in such a way that you will annoy your followers.
Making Money with Twitter.com
You can make money with Twitter by being an affiliate. You can put a link of a product you are marketing on your blog or website and market and promote them through Twitter. All you have to do is sign up for a few affiliate programs to start promoting their products. To get people to buy those products through your website or blog, start by creating blog posts about the products and add links that will take your readers to those products so as to buy. You will be paid commission as the money adds up with time. A few of the affiliates’ websites are: www.Amazon.com,www.ClickBank.com,www.CommissionJunction.com,www.EJunkie.com,www.Linkshare.com,www.Affiliorama.com,www.Clicksor.com.
Make sure you have many followers in your industry and tweet about specials, discounts, news updates and do re-tweets as often as you could.
Get paid to Tweet with www.SponsoredTweets.com
Start bringing a lot of followers to your twitter account by using twitter search tools. If you feel you have many followers that’s when you can register at www.SponsororedTweets.com.You can earn money through Sponsored tweets by signing up and connecting to your twitter account so as to get paid by advertisers. Sponsored Tweets will offer you hook ups with certain businesses. Upon your acceptance, you can tweet, following the guidelines that the business has given you. All you have to do is share a link and or hash tags. Often times they want you to use certain words of their choice. The money for each tweet will eventually add up and that’s how you will earn money through sponsored Tweets.
Create “How to” video content through YouTube. YouTube is a powerful social media tool which you can promote your business with. Monetize your videos through Google AdSense so as for ads to be placed on your sites. Every time somebody clicks on that ad you will sure make money through Google AdSense and other affiliates sites.
Google+ is powered by Google.com and is free to sign up. It allows you to get a message out there to people. You can create a group similar to FaceBook Fan page with Google+ and promote your business and share everything that you want people to know about it. You can also provide reviews of your products, coupons, discounts, videos, links, photos, “how to” sections etc.