Many people use Whatsapp as a means of communication, fun, and hobby while a few use it as a career or means of furthering their career. The advantage is that you can make money without spending or investing anything. You can make from a few dollars to thousands and it’s simply because everyone knows how to use it.
Having hundreds to thousands of numbers in your Whatsapp is important if you want to make money from this platform. you get these numbers from friends, relatives, business contacts, creating a Whatsapp group and asking your contacts to add their interested friends to the group.
How To Make Money From Whatsapp
Here are a few ways you can effortlessly make money from Whatsapp in the comfort of your homes.
1. Build or promote your business
Having such a huge audience means sharing the links of your contents such as Ebooks, websites and promoting your goods and services possible. You can also use it to organize seminars and training for your customers and staff. Any business or job can easily be promoted through this platform. This can be done as a new message or reminder.
2. Affiliate marketing
Sharing your affiliate links through this method will fetch you a lot of audiences. New and attractive offers are best shared through this method. Sites such as Amazon, eBay, and Flipkart offer affiliate marketing.
Try to know their interest before sending them links. Reading there profiles on WhatsApp and also their social media profile, updates, and groups they belong to, as well as their likes, will help you know their interests. chatting or talking with them will also give you insight, people generally enjoy talking about what they like. Do this with few people daily then send them the links. They might block you if you don’t get to know them and their interests before sending the links.
Shortening the URL makes it look better and attractive, make use of URL shorteners. You can make some money working a few hours daily.
3. Advertising for others
You can promote people’s business and events. This is done with Whatsapp broadcast and all you have to do is charge a particular fee for each broadcast. This should be done creatively and in moderation, so you won’t upset your contacts.
Find out what they like before sending links just like i said above, though on a general level most women like fashion, older people like diet tips while younger men mostly like the latest gadgets. Sending too many links to someone you already know is not advisable, you may be blocked. A few messages a day to a few people is better.
For example, if someone in your local area is holding a show or presentation and wants to reach out to people, all you have to do is charge him a little fee to broadcast the message/invitation to your contacts.
Referral links earn money such as referring to some android apps, Cashpirate is such an app. All you have to do is install the app then register and enter the code to get the instant bonus. Next is to invite your friends by sharing your referral code on your Whatsapp. Once they register you will get a referral bonus while they get an instant bonus.
Cashpirates also have video ads feature for you to earn money. You get a profit of 5 to 10% of the money your referrals make.
5. Sending short links
There are websites that specialize in shortening URLs. You can shorten this URL and send it to anybody. Clicking on this link will send them to a page with an ad. skipping the ad page will take them to the original link. You get paid when they see the ads. the more links you send, the more traffic and money you get.
Examples of sites that offer this service are shorte.st, adf.ly, linkshrink.net, short.am.