Having social media accounts has become the norm nowadays. Whether it is to tweet about your favourite TV show, or enter competitions, we use it regularly. Did you know, however that it is possible to get paid for sharing content across your social media channels? You don't have to have thousands of followers to do so either!
Here are some great ways to start making money from your social media accounts, it'd be a waste not to give them a try!
Buzzoole is a super simple and fast way to start earning cash from your media accounts. All you have to do is register, connect your accounts and then Buzzoole with analyse them. Once this has been processed, you will start receiving invitations to participate in campaigns. There is no set pay, so each campaign pays differently, respectively depending on their budget and the effort it requires for you. Your earnings are paid in credits which can then be converted to Amazon gift cards.
The best thing about Buzzoole is their referral program, where you can generously earn up to €400 in Amazon vouchers, here's how it works:
- 1 credit is rewarded every time one of your friends signs in to Buzzoole*.
- 5 extra credits are rewarded for inviting a minimum of 50 contacts at once from your Gmail account or 15 credits for inviting them all. This option is a one time offer, however.
- You and your friend will gain 50 credits each if they join one of our campaigns and publish posts.
* Please, be aware that every person who accepts your invitation does require a minimum of 200 friends on Facebook or a minimum of 100 followers on Twitter.
Buzzoole identifies not-credible accounts and doesn't accept them in the Referral Program.
SocialPubli is a website where you can earn money by participating in advertising campaigns and sharing their content on your social media accounts. It is worth mentioning that there is a massive $100 payment threshold to reach first, so this might be a slow earner. Payments can be made via bank transfer, cheque or even Western Union.
Accounts you can use for SocialPubli
Link I Like
Link I Like is another great website to help you start earning money through social media. Similarly, you just register, connect your accounts and then get started sharing content! This can be anything from videos, images or links and you will earn money every time something is shared.
You can boost your earnings with their referral programme too, just invite your friends to join and you will receive a lifelong commission based on not only their earnings but for the friends they refer too! Payment is in Euros and you can request to be paid into your bank account or via Paypal once you have reached the very reasonable threshold of €10.
Accounts you can use for Link I Like:
If you have over 2,000 followers on any one social media platform then FameBit is for you. Simply register and connect any eligible accounts. From here, to enter campaigns you can pitch for their wide variety available. You can connect to a wide range of social media accounts including Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Facebook. They also have a referral programme available.
Refer a friend/affiliate links
If there is a product or a service that you really enjoy using, it may be worth seeing if you can earn money through them. It could be by referring your friends or using affiliate links. This guide to getting started with affiliate marketing will help you get started. Affiliate Window is definitely recommendable. Although it “costs” £5 to join, the £5 is immediately added to your Affiliate Window balance, meaning that as soon as you reach the low payment threshold, you will get that money back.
Sponsored Tweets is exactly what it says on the tin. Sponsored Tweets, by Izea, allows you to bid for campaigns. It can be quite low paid and you only have a certain number of bids that you can send out, but it is still worth checking in every so often to see if there is any money to be made.
If you are a keen Instagram user and photographer, you could make money by selling prints of your photos with Mobile Prints? Buyers search for images they want and then once they have chosen their image they can choose to have it printed on anything from a print to a shower curtain! After uploading your images and setting a price you don't need to do anything else, Mobile Prints will take care of the rest. You are then paid our monthly via Paypal.
Have you considered making money from your social media accounts? Have you had any success?