086: Bijan Khaziri – Making Money On Social Media
Bijan Khaziri is a 17-year-old entrepreneur who manages 3 million followers on Instagram. He started out affiliate marketing, moved on to selling and drop shipping products on eBay, an then moved to Instagram.
He currently manages 5 Instagram pages. What he does is purchase the pages, grows them, and then sells them.
The best way to build a page: post viral content (repost their work and give them credit) on your account and get people to comment and share your content.
There are apps (Instagram Downloader – for Android) that you can download to grab videos, pictures, and captions (you must change the caption when you post it).
How to monetize: Hold back until you get a lot of followers before monetizing your account. The more active and engaged your page is, the more you can charge for promotional posts.
2 monetization strategies:
- Build Instagram pages and sell them
- Sell ads on Instagram