How to Make Money on Whatsapp

If only you own a smartphone (which obviously you do), 3G Internet enabled connection, a little marketing skill, time and patience, you can make a lot of money on WhatsApp. 

The other things which you’d need to scale-up your earning efforts would be a copy of the WhatsApp Sender PRO and some Copy-writing skills. With these in place, making money on WhatsApp becomes child’s play.

So, how does this work? In this article, I examine some avenues which you could deploy to make a lot of money on WhatsApp this year.

How To Make Money On WhatsApp In Nigeria 2020

(1) Sell Your Product(s) or Service(s) 

Advertising or publicizing your services to your contacts on WhatsApp is a great way to make money on WhatsApp.

Anyone on WhatsApp can make money from through this method. It’s an awesome way to make money asides affiliate marketing. Recall that in affiliate marketing, you advertise other people’s products but this method allows you to promote your own services.

Another thing that you can sell on your WhatsApp status or by in-boxing your contacts on WhatsApp is Ad space. The result from this could be gratifying if you do it appropriately. The only things that you need to make money on WhatsApp from this method are:

  1. the product or services that you want to sell and, 
  2. the regular WhatsApp or WhatsApp business app (which you can download freely from Playstore or AppStore on your mobile device)
  3. a little marketing skill

This is a perfect opportunity for you to make money from WhatsApp if your products include e-books, information gadgets, courses and so on. You can upload them to your WhatsApp status as well as share them to your WhatsApp contacts. This is an awesome way of earning on WhatsApp. 

(2) Drop-ship Other People’s Products

You could create an online store if you do not have a product of your own and drop-ship people’s products there. You would then display them on your WhatsApp Status or by in-boxing your contacts. People who see the products would think that they are yours. 

There are top sites and on the internet which you could partner with and copy products into your online store from suppliers. When you get an order from your contacts, you arrange with the site to send it to the customer.

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(3) Do Affiliate Marketing

Another way of earning on WhatsApp is through affiliate marketing. This method doesn’t differ so much from promoting your services to your WhatsApp contacts except that you earn a commission per sale you make.

Here, the product that you’re marketing is not your own. This method works very well if you belong to several WhatsApp groups with a lot of members. 

Let’s say for instance, that you are in a WhatsApp group with active members who are interested in cosmetics and dresses. You could find an online store for cosmetics and dresses, sign-up as an affiliate and share your affiliate links to the WhatsApp groups that you belong to. People will definitely click the link to view the products that you are promoting. 

If 10 people from your WhatsApp group make a purchase of about $30 using your affiliate link, you would make some extra money without much stress. 

Affiliate marketing deals mainly on digital (software) products. The reason is that digital products like courses and e-books sell quicker than physical products. I recommend that you advertise digital products because it offers higher commission and it is easy to get buyers from anywhere in the world. 

There are many sites on the internet for affiliate marketing which you could use to make money on WhatsApp.  Some popular Affiliate networks/sites are JVZoo, Amazon Affiliate, ClickBank, Commission Junction, Expertnaire, Jumia Affiliate, Bluehost, and Namecheap. You could promote affiliate links from these affiliate networks on your WhatsApp and make a lot of money from this. 

(4) Drive Traffic to Your Blog and Make Money there

Do you know you can make money on WhatsApp by encouraging people to visit your blog?  Let me tell you how. I’m sure you have heard of Google AdSense. It’s an online ad serving network for publishers. Anybody can earn from Google AdSense. 

I know you’re wondering what that has to do with making money from WhatsApp. It’s really simple. Passive earning on Google AdSense demands that you have many visitors from different sources. You can push traffic to your blog through WhatsApp, which in turn will increase your Page-views as well as the chances of your ads being clicked. 

This can also be called WhatsApp marketing. Traffic does more than just helping you earn from your blog. It also increases the popularity of your blog on the web as well as boosting your Alexa ranking. 

Pushing traffic to your blog via WhatsApp is an awesome way of earning on WhatsApp. The only downside is that this method is only profitable to bloggers who promote ads on their sites. 

Many bloggers use this method to earn good income regardless of their blog niches. Take for instance that you blog about how to Making Money Online. You could create a WhatsApp group purely for sharing Making Money Online contents. Thereafter, invite your friends and ask them to invite their friends. Keep sharing useful contents on the group and keep it appealing.

Whenever you publish a new post on your blog, share the link with an eye-catching summary to your WhatsApp group. You will definitely get visitors from your WhatsApp groups. Your WhatsApp contacts can also share your link with their contacts and bring you more visitors which also mean more money. 

(5) Make Money Marketing Local “Online/Offline” Businesses

Some people are paid to advertise businesses on WhatsApp. Strange right? But it’s true. First, you have to be in WhatsApp groups with large number of members and also have a lot of WhatsApp contacts. 

You could promote yourself on social media platforms, forums and any other available platform. There, you post something like “Do you want to reach 1000 new customers via WhatsApp? I can help you achieve that; Contact!”

You’d be shocked at the number of messages you’d get. If you’re good at it, more people will reach out to you. All you need to do is figure out a great way to present their products to your WhatsApp audience. The WhatsApp Sender Pro App can be very helpful for this. 

WhatsApp sender Pro is a marketing tool for marketers on WhatsApp to easily reach their WhatsApp audience. You must have this tool if you really want to earn on WhatsApp working as a WhatsApp business promoter. The App is not costly. You can get it for as low as N20,000 only.  

Once you have all the right marketing tools, making money from WhatsApp is very easy. 

You’d only have challenges if you refuse to be patient, especially if you’re new to WhatsApp marketing. It’s not magic, for instance you can expect to get lots of clients in your first week. 


In this article, I shared with you some things that you need to do to make money from WhatsApp. There are many people earning from this means. You can be the next. However, you have to be patient and disciplined to see a major breakthrough because making money online could be difficult at times. 

But then, real marketers are prepared to fit into any void they can find in order to make money online. The earlier you turn your WhatsApp space into a business the better for you. 

One other things that you can sell on your WhatsApp space is your skill. Yes, you may acquire a skill and get people to pay you to learn. Lastly, you can sell your business success story as a course on your WhatsApp space to make more money for yourself.

Thank you and have an awesome day ahead. 



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