I think it’s fair to say that making money is the goal of most people on the web but not everybody has quite worked out how to make money using Twitter, so let’s take a look at 25 Twitter sized ideas that can help increase your revenue.
1. Sponsored Tweets
Charge companies money for your Tweets, sponsors will pay by the follower and should see a measurable return on investment very quickly.
2. Teach People About Twitter
If you understand how to use Twitter, send postcards to local businesses, marketing companies and business groups, they want to know too!
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4. Affiliate Links
Use Twitter Search to find and suggest affiliate links to others. If you can push people to your site by helping them find stuff then great!
5. Twitter Sales
Offer exclusive sales and other offers via Twitter. A good promotion can spread like wildfire through retweets and costs almost nothing
6. Help Build People Accounts
Use your knowledge of Twitter to build other peoples Twitter accounts as a consultant and get paid by the follower.
7. Integrate Twitter With Websites
Help setup company websites to automatically Twitter the latest sales, posts or news items or teach people how to put their Tweets on a site
8. Keep Your Eye on Clients Reputations Online
Use Twitter to monitor the online reputation of your clients and alert them to dramatic shifts or reactions to their marketing efforts.
9. Keep Your Enemies Closer
Track what your competitors are doing and react to their careless Twitter traffic. Follow their official account as well as key staff
twitter 5 25 Tweets designed to help you make money from Twitter image10. Paid Tweeting
If you’re an interesting writer, Tweet from home and make a killing by offering businesses the ability to keep fans loyal with fresh Tweets
11. Build New Toys
The Twitter API allows for external software to do almost anything, take advantage and write a great new Twitter app to change the world.
12. Paid Reviews
Have companies pay you to review their products on, some of the best Tweets I read are most paid placements from blogs, but they’re good
13. Find a Job Through Twitter
Finding work online is easy with tools like Twitter, people are always posting that they need something done, so keep your eye out for work.
14. Brand Building
People need to hear a brand name at least three times before they recognize it. Help brand products for money on Twitter by talking about it
15. Market Research
Find out what people want from a web website or product and ask around, search Twitter etc. to get the best ideas before you build it.
twitter 4 25 Tweets designed to help you make money from Twitter image16. Fund Raising
Ask for small donations to a cause or project to see how many people are willing to support it in the community.
17. Twitter Reports
Help businesses understand how Twitter works, provide analytics and reports to business owners who need to understand the new tools.
18. Answer Questions
Help people solve their problems by posting links to quality resources. You may find that you gain a new follower, friend or future client.
19. Promote Your Portfolio
Artists can post links to their new works, songs, portfolios etc. to keep rabid fans entertained and linked into their activities
20. Build Twitter for Big Companies
Build custom Twitter style sites for companies who want their own gateway to Twitter or want a private Twitter network for themselves
21. Run Contests
Contests are a great way to promote a product or website, use Twitter to build a loyal following of contest hounds to make money
22. Recruiting Tool for Jobs
twitter bird 2 25 Tweets designed to help you make money from Twitter imageCompanies pay money for referrals to help fill job vacancies, spend your day matching potentials seekers with companies who pay commissions
23. ReTweet Great Content
People are on Twitter to learn, so retweet other peoples great content and build your own follower base by being known for posting quality
24. Help Reporters Make News
Busy reporters need news sources, so help great writers make great news by using Twitter to find sources for stories, and get paid for it.
25. Remember the Secrets of Me Marketing
It’s about them, not you. Remove their pain, solve their problems and fulfill their needs. In the end you’ll make friends and profits.