Young people are often criticized for killing time browsing smartphones, playing games and lingering around on the social media. Generally these activities keeps them busy, but they don’t pad their wallet.
But, this is just a myth. Some apps and social media platforms not only keep people entertained but, also allow them to make a living. One just needs to know how to play it so that their talent is showcased.
The best way to monetize through the social media is by uploading pictures or videos on these platforms showing off what you do best. It could be anything, art, dance, singing, mimicry, photography or travelling.
Here is a list of social media platforms/ apps that will bring in the moolah:
Live.me: It is a live broadcasting and streaming platform that allows users to communicate with each other and social media influencers ‘live’. People can upload their videos and not only gain fans but make a living here. The app allows fans to send virtual gifts to their idols which one can easily redeem via PayPal.
Youtube: This is a popular video sharing app which allows people to upload their videos and view, rate, share, report or comment on other videos. On the basis of the uploaded content, one can gain followers and get feedback from them through likes, dislikes and comments. Once the channel/s is popular, one can start earning through the advertisements on their videos.
Instagram: It is a visual platform that lets one upload pictures and videos using digital filters. One can showcase their art, dance to millions of people using this platform. As the account gets popular, one can start earning by associating with different brands and posting about them.
Facebook: This social media platform accessed by almost everyone today does not only help people to stay connected but lets them earn, as well. One can create a page and gain millions of followers across the world and earn by collaborating with brands or acting as an indirect advertisement space for them.