How to Get Sponsored on Instagram [#1 Proven Ways]

How to Get Sponsored on Instagram [#1 Proven Ways]

How to Get Sponsored on Instagram

If you’re looking to how to get sponsored on instagram whether you have 1000 followers or 10,000 followers, you’re in the right blog post. Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms today and has started the wave of Influencer Marketing and what working with influencers means. It has a monthly active user base of over a billion people, which means you can reach out to a significant number of people from all over the world through a single post. It’s not surprising that brands and companies are always on the hunt for good Instagram influencers. If you have a good follower base, here's how to start getting sponsored on instagram and make money using your social media:

1. Make A List Of All The Brands You’d Want To Affiliate Yourself With

People follow you because of your interests and personality appeal to them. That’s why it is important to make sure you connect with a company that fits in with your niche. For example, if you’re a digital artist, it makes sense for you to affiliate with brands that sell artist tablets or create artists software.

You should also make sure the products make sense with your personal brand. That ensures the products you promote in your sponsored posts appeal to your audience and can help them as well. While it is important for the products you promote to be relevant to your audience interest, you should also consider different industries. For example, many fitness gurus on Instagram promote website building platforms or audio book platforms.

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2. Create A Pitch And Reach Out To Them Through Their Emails Or DM

Looking to know how to get sponsored by brands on Instagram? If you’re lucky, brands will reach out to you for deals and offer affiliate links or sponsorships. Although, sometimes you may have to go and reach out to brands yourself. You can always reach out to brands you’re interested in and offer to promote them.

Companies are always on the hunt for smaller influencers and new audiences. You can get in touch with big or smaller brands through email or DM them on Instagram. You can also find their team on LinkedIn and reach out as well. Outreach emails can get you great deals.

When a brand accepts your offer or you take on a new sponsor, you should either ask to be paid or accept free products in exchange for the promotion on your Instagram page. This sets a high quality standard to your promotion pricing and provides a better opportunity to work with more brands.

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Alex Quin

Entrepreneur. Podcaster. Go-Getter.

Alex Quin is a full-stack marketing expert and global keynote speaker. Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of UADV Marketing - a member of the Forbes Agency Council.

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