The simple, straightforward goal of advertising is to get more customers and make more money. Digital marketing is no different than traditional marketing (offline marketing) in this regard. The ways may have changed. The platforms could be different, but the end goal remains the same. In digital marketing you can, however, make more money even in simply putting up ads and here is where all the difference lies. The Internet is growing, with 5G expected to make advent soon, Internet is going to grow even more and reach a wider audience, and therefore the scope and future of digital marketing looks bright.
Digital marketing can be fun when done as a hobby on your own site and blog, but the real question comes when one wants to make money using their digital marketing skills. Because when all is said and done, the bills are not going to pay themselves.
Digital marketing salary ranges between a few hundreds to a few thousands based on your experience and negotiation during an interview. And one can be on a higher negotiation side if you have sufficient data and information to back up your results. Just saying that you know what is digital marketing or simply discussing the various Digital marketing Types and Digital marketing options is not going to cut the deal with you. You have to show the revenue you have generated or the previously done works either for yourself or for a small business for someone else. Experience matters and counts a great deal, when entering the digital marketing field.
Affiliate marketing – this is the easiest way to earn money on autopilot with the help of digital marketing. All you need is a website or blog and scale it and connect your website with any of the associate networks and earn lots of money. For beginners, Amazon Affiliate marketing can be recommended. This is simple and the competition is not very high yet. Amazon receives over 2 Billion visitors per month. The best part is that Amazon affiliates get paid for the entire cart even when they are referring a single product through their affiliate link. This could mean a huge sum of money depending on one’s luck. You can also earn through Instagram or YouTube as an affiliate, but here the competition is very high.
Placing Google Ads on your website – this was called Google Adwords earlier. If you have already created a website, use SEO in your content and you have been uploading good quality content on your site, chances are you can make a lot of money by simply placing your ads of other businesses on your website and getting paid for it. This is a simple and easy way to earn passive income on your website after a lot of initial hard work of building the website and getting it up on the top pages of Google and other search engines. What is also important is the need to understand in depth the role of digital marketing in every aspect and then implement it.