How do massage companies get clients in Nigeria? 2021 Guild
Massage therapy business is one of the lucrative business springing up in Nigeria, most especially in the prominent city across Nigeria, the business which aims to achieve the following:
- Relax the body and mind from stress
- Improve the muscle flexibility
- Help in blood circulation
- And help improve sleep etc.
A massage business needed a professional who can effectively carry out the job, a client is willing to pay for a massage session to get the desired result, as everybody wants to feel enormously in good physical and psychological health, I think the lowest which a massage firm charge their client is 5000 naira per session, which I have seen, this is to say you can make huge money from this business if you have a client coming to your offices. This leads us to the title of this article.
How do massage companies get a client in Nigeria?
Yea! This question might be coming from somebody who is already into this business but not seeing that result or someone who is contemplating going into this business.
So in this article, I will be feeding you with an eye-opener on how to get clients for your massage business in Nigeria, this article consists mainly of marketing your services digitally, if carefully read and followed step, you will see the desired result.
Steps to Get Clients for Your Massage Business in Nigeria
- Get the best location for your massage
- Open a website for your massage
- Place your message on Google My Business Listing/Map
- Open various social media handles for your massage
- Run ads
Get the Best Location for Your Massage
Opening a massage therapy business you need to get the best location where your potential customer is, first you need to do your due diligence to make a market survey on your location, places where you can find your potential massage customers are urban settlement are, where the medium income earners and rich income earners reside,
you can search for location nearest to business areas or residential areas, that is where you can find your potential massage client, that does not end there, how do you now make people around those areas know there is a massage parlor located in their area, this is where we will discuss it in the other section.
Open a Website for Your Massage Business
A website represents your online store or business presence, since we are in the digital world, many people source information using their mobile devices, a business without a website in this 21st century is like a business living in the obsolete world, many businesses as had today gain brands awareness for goods and services or make a huge sale through their website.
A Massage business is one of those businesses that deserve a website, through the website client who is willing to purchase your services can see what you offer by uploading photo and video of your massage parlor on your website, in that way you have attracted their attention and earn trust.
Not just any site, you need a beautiful site to attract your client online, beautiful site with good navigation easily convince or persuade the client to patronize your service, to get this beautiful site, Gem Boss Digital will design the best massage website for you with a booking and appointment attribute, where customer can place massage appointment or session from the website, customer can also purchase your massage services through the website and you can set a coupon or discount prices for online purchase, through the website customer can pay with the following method Bank debit card, online transfer or payment on services.
Gem Boss Digital will give you all these and we will make sure the site stand out on Google search result, use the form below to contact us.
Place your massage therapy business on Google My Business Listing/Map
Google My Business is also known as Google map help your business to be discoverable among other business same as yours in your locality. This is a very important method to make your business discoverable online. Placing of signpost in the front location of your office is good but placing your business in your local Google map is more important, for example, try and type on Google any services near you such as (massage therapy near me, massage in your area(Abuja) or use hotel near me or hotel in (Abuja).
Those are search terms people normally used to look for services in a given location. I once work at a massage parlor in Abuja, there I ask the boss of the massage therapy if she will put her massage on Google map, first, she was naïve about Google my Business or Map, secondly since naïve she was not that much interested, so I persuaded her to give it a try, giving her the benefit of Google My business to local business, she said I should do it for her, to cut the long story short, it was done and after three weeks she called me and thank me, she said to me that she got two clients after two weeks of putting her business on Google Map.
Here is evidence of proving from the photo below
This photo is taken from the analytic board of kalavina Massage Google My Business page, this indicated that two potential customers make a call using the phone number provided in the Google My Business, below also is her Google My Business page of Kalavina Massage
Not just creating the Google My Business page for kalavina massage, we also make her rank above all other massage companies in that locality and nearby places she serves, below is a photo of evidence, she ranked first at Massage therapy in kurudu where her physical location is and also number 2 in Karu, a nearby location.
To create and rank your Google My Business Listing contact Gem Boss Digital, using the form below the post.
Open various social media handles for your massage
The social media platform is another way to create awareness and get the potential client for your massage business; you need social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest, where you can post your regular photo and video of your massage services. You can find millions of clients who are interested in your services using social media pages.
With Gem Boss Digital we will create and manage your social media pages in a professional way to get more clients.
For more potential clients, it is advisable to run ads across various social media platforms, social media paid ads, we create your massage awareness to the potential client, such as can convert to sales.
Running social media ads, you need a professional to do this for you as you may lose your money, with Gem Boss Digital we have an expert to help you run social media ads for your massage business, we will target your potential client and raise a massive awareness about your massage business across people living in your locality who need massage services.
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How to Earn Money from Blogging in Nigeria in 2021
Nigeria Blogging industry is booming by day as we have more younger generation wanting to go into blogging and earn a living for themselves, Blogging is one carrier that makes people self-sufficient and undependable, all you need to start as a blogger is having your working tool (laptop, electricity supply, internet connection and camera if needed) and basic knowledge of blogging.
Since blogging is the art of selling written information to the required audience in exchange for something (the something may include, making money while people read your information or seeking to promote yourself or your product?)I will say, making bloggers most especially the newbie bloggers is finding it hard to make money from their blog.
So in this article, I will be showing you how you can monetize your blog and make money with them, in this point I will want you to pay attentively and follow instructions as I list them for you, Note: Making money from a blog has to deal with patience and working hard and smart to make it, it is never easy this day like it used to be other times, this is because the more people troop into blogging the more competing it is and likely difficult, so you must but your determination and see blogging as your career to build on, that is when you will see the success of your work.
Tips on how to monetize Your Blog
- Monetize your blog using Ads networks like Google AdSense, Adserra, Mgip ads, and others.
- Monetize your blogging by promoting affiliate product or services
- Monetize your blog by opening up from direct advertisement from brands or individual
Monetizing Your Blog Using Ads Network
This is one generally use method bloggers earn a from their blogs, ads network has to deal with signing up with ads programs such as Google AdSense, Adsterra, Mgid, and others and inserting their code to show their ads paid by advertisers, with this they share profit with you by using your platform to promote advertisement paid by their advert partners, such partner can be brands or individual wanting to promote their business and services.
So one of the commonly used ads network program paying fine is the Google Adsense program, own by Google Inc, Google AdSense program paid its publishers (Bloggers and YouTube channel owners) through a term known as pay per click( PPC)and pay per view (PPV), meaning you get paid when a user views your page where the ads show and also get paid when the same user clicks on the ads present in the page.
Some terms determine your high earning with the Google AdSense program, these terms are known as CPC, CTR, and RPM, they determine how you earn from every cent or dollars from AdSense, and also your views matter the most.
- CPC in Adsense means (Cost Per Click): Your CPC ratio determines how you will earn from every click gotten from your ads, Google Adsense divides your page view from your CPC ratio to give your AdSense earning.for more information on CPC and how to increase it for higher-earning click on this link: Read More.
- CTR in Adsense means; Click-through rate
- RPM means: Reach per miles.
So to earn meaningfully from AdSense you must generate at least 5k traffic and good rate CPC, learn also:
How to generate massive traffic to your blog.
Monetizing Your Blog By Promoting Affiliate Product or Services
Affiliate programs are a marketing and commission base program, in another word you help brands or an online store in marketing their product on your blogging platform and when a user is interested in the product or services they click the link you attached, which will redirect them to the landing page of the product or service, and if the user makes a purchase of the product or service you earn a commission from it.
This one unique way of earning which many bloggers are failing to see and understand, through an affiliate program you can earn much because you are promoting what relates to the content of your blog and people in search of that content get to make a purchase using your link which will earn you passive income.
Tips your need to know signing up for an affiliate program
- First, you need to understand your niche
- Signup with an affiliate program related to your niche or the content of your blog
- Make a research on product and service selling most in a geographical area
- Research on product keywords (for a newbie blog please make sure you go for lesser keywords because it will be difficult to compete with old-time bloggers)
Write on the product using the keyword selected (Your write-up should be convincing and compelling, s as to trigger the user to buy the product)
Paste the link or ads on the content where eyes can see, so that users can purchase through your link.
Monetize Your Blog By Opening Up For Direct Advertisement From Brands or Individual
This method is mostly neglected by many Nigerians Bloggers, all they know is getting a Google AdSense approval, do you know you can earn a lot of money from direct ad placement or sponsor posts by big brands and individuals, Ooh yes! It is much possible to earn big from a direct advert, this is what big-time bloggers are doing in the person of Linda Ikeji , Bella Naija, Naija Loaded.com and so much to say, a blogger like Linda Ikeji earn about 20 million nairas a month if not more than that, her front banner ads should cost about 1 million nairas and may vary from monthly payment basis, plus other formats of banners and guess post she received from different brand.
You may ask if this can only be achieved by big bloggers. No as a newbie you can also achieve getting a direct advert from brand and individual if you follow these tips.
Tips to get direct Advertisement from Brands and Individual
- Find a Niche you know best
- Write great contents and convincing free from copyright
- Optimize your blog for massive traffic (This is the first requirement brand or individual look for)
- Make sure your blog is achieving Alexa ranking (brands and individual also use this as a yardstick)
- Have a good number of social media followers from Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram(minimum followers should be around 15k followers)
- Lastly, you can reach out to some brands related to your niche, to create awareness of how effective is your blog to promote and make sales for their product and services.
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As state in all of this article, one most important thing in monetizing your blog for earning has to do with improving your blog traffic, you may want to learn how to improve your blog traffic using this link.
How to Buy Goods from USA and Ship to Nigeria Cheaply In 2021
Shipping has been most people headache when it comes to international trade, many Nigerians are willing to shop online internationally, most especially from popular the USA store, like ebay, Amazon, Fashion Nova, and so on, the goods there might be at a moderate price tag, but when checking out the cart, the shipping fee will be exorbitant in rate.
Why is this so? Most popular store in the USA normally uses courier services like DHL, UPS, Royal Mail and others for their delivery, these courier services shipping rates are way too exorbitant, dough they are fast in delivery process and they also help in clearance at the port arena, depending on the shipping method you use.
One will ask are they Nigerians agent or courier services that ship from the USA to Nigeria in a low-cost rate, to answer this question I will say Yes, but it is only a few you can find online that are legit, even some of the legit take time to deliver your goods, but as we may have, it is cheering news to know a popular Nigeria road transportation company popularly known as Good is God (GIG) has started running international courier service from the USA to Nigeria.
Here are details for shipping goods from USA to Nigeria via God is Good:
- God is Good shipping from USA to Nigeria rate is 3.49 dollar
- Minimum of $20 for regular items (5lbs minimum).
- $3.99/lb for used laptops/phones.
- Minimum of $25 for used laptops/phones (5lbs minimum).
- $40 per new phone.
- $50 per new laptop.
- $25 per kid’s new tablet.
- Minimum of $6/lb for Hazmat (Note: Perfume / Colognes are considered hazmat).
By using the overseas shipping feature on the GIGGo app, you can now shop from your favorite stores in the US and have your item(s) delivered to your doorstep in Nigeria without restrictions. The estimated time for delivery is usually between seven to fourteen (7 – 14) business days from date of departure from our delivery hub. Our rates from the US to all cities in Nigeria are
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Best Shipping Company from Uk to Nigeria (Low-Cost Shipping)
Shipping has been a barrier for people to get their goods from the United Kingdom known to Nigeria, many Nigerians are willing to shop in UK stores online, stores like Amazon Uk, Tesco, Argos, and Next so much more to say.
Sometime Nigerian consumer might see goods worth the sum of 2 to 20 pounds as an example but on check out, they find that the shipping fee is as more than twice of the product, this happens because popular shipping and Delivery Company like DHL, UPS, Royal Mail, etc. are the most preferred by the sellers.
These shipping or delivery companies prices are so expensive so many Nigerians and this has discouraged some Nigerians in purchasing items internationally, let’s take a look a DHL shipping price from the UK to Nigeria and
Now you may ask what shipping or delivery service can do this for you at a cheaper price. Thank God for a Nigeria transportation firm popularly known as God is Good, who has finally broken the barrier for Nigerians, dough there are some shipping agent or company in Nigeria who also dose this at a cheaper price before Good is Good came into shipping and forwarding business, why I won’t be advising you to use them is that so many are scam and can’t be trusted, so many sites also promise low shipping rate for Nigerians, but this guy has been trusted by me. As for God is Good I believe in them as they have maintained an excellent business module and trust.
Of recent, the company introduced their shipping and delivery route from the United Kingdom to Nigeria for a cost of 4.50 pounds per kg for regular items and 27 pounds flat rate for same items less than 6kg,
They also break it down when shipping items like:
- Used laptop/phones 5 pounds per kg and minimum of 30 for regular (6kg minimum)
- New smartphone 30 pounds
- New Laptop 50 pounds
- Kids new tablet 30 pounds
- Perfumes/colognes 5 pounds per kg and 30 pounds for 6kg minimum
How to successfully use this service is by getting a Good is Good logistic app on the play store, known as GIGGO, downloads, and signup and start using it for buying goods from any online shop in the United Kingdom.
Here is how to use the app to purchase goods.