How to register and earn on Opera News Hub (2020)
How to earn money on Opera News hub
Your earnings on Opera news hub depends solely on engagements.
The truth is the quality of your post will attract engagements and engagements will drive money.
The kinds of activities that occur on each post you publish on the platform determine how much you earn.
That is, the more users engage with your posts, the more money you earn.
Meanwhile, to make money on Opera News hub, your content must gain enough views, likes, comments and shares.
Publishing regularly won’t do this but publishing GREAT content.
Since you can’t go after users and coerce them to read your posts, the best you could do is to ensure your content is compelling.
After publishing an article, you need to follow up on your work and ensure enough people find and engage with it.
In other words, you can adopt the following strategies to make money with Opera News hub:
- Write viral content: Viral content are sharable content. They are some kind of posts that go viral on social media. Why? Because they are original, relevant, informative, educational and critical. When a user comes across an interesting post and wants his friends and family to learn one thing or the other from the post, he shares it. Following that trend, others too will share and share.
- Don’t write less than 150 words per post: The volume of your post is not what matters but its authority. Ensure whatever you’re writing is rich to make readers love it. Then endeavor to write above 150 words to treat as many relevant points as possible.
- Engagement: Whenever you’re writing, find a way to engage your readers. In fact, you can even encourage readers to like, share and make a comment on your post before leaving the page.
The point is Opera News hub doesn’t pay for your articles but the engagements or the numbers of time someone reads, shares and clicks your posts on the hub.
In the meantime, you have to read this entire piece to the very last end and plan.
You might need to devote 12 to 48 hours in your time per week for the job.
The platform has a monthly earning system in which payment is made to all users based on their performance on every 1st and 15th of each month.
You can have it at the back of your mind that those who set up the platform to create opportunities for people are not philanthropists.
They are a set of entrepreneurs with goals.
That means, to get paid, your articles MUST meet up with their requirements.
Steps to make money on Opera news hub
We’ve talked nonstop on Opera News hub and how you can actually make money on it.
Now, you need to know the steps involved before you can join the platform.
It all starts with creating an account and you will get to know this, as we go further.
So, the following steps are needed to be a part of Opera News Hub and start making money:
STEP 1: Create an account
Before you can benefit through this program, you need to have an account on the hub.
CLICK here to visit Opera News Hub website and CREATE your account.
Once you land on the website, you will see a red button ‘Login/ SignUp’.
You need to click that.
On the next page, you will be asked to Login via Facebook or Google (Gmail). You can use either of them, but just make sure your password is ready.
So, for the purpose of this guide, let’s use Google (Gmail).
Click Continue with Google and do all that follows which is just the normal steps you take to login to your Gmail account.
Once Logged in via Google, next page is all about confirming your login information and registering your details on Opera News.
Thus, these three stages have to be observed:
- Login account confirmation
- Account information
- Author Information
STEP 2: Confirm login account
What you have to confirm here includes your login account’s
If you login with the right account, it’s not possible for your login account information to be wrong.
But in case, something is wrong, all you have to do is to click Use another account.
Otherwise, click Confirm to go to step three.
STEP 3: Add account information
You account information has to be filled as appropriate.
This includes your Opera News:
- Category you want to focus on (Politics, Public Safety, Entertainment, Sports, Lifestyle, Relationship and Parenting and so on.)
- Your profile picture
You don’t need to make things complicated for yourself.
Just use a simple and attractive username, select an interesting category for your publications on Opera News, upload a very nice picture and comport yourself while writing your biography.
Just take your time to fill the form with your personal information. The information to be provided here is what you’re going to use to claim your payment.
If what you provide is incorrect, you might not be able to withdraw your money.
For this reason, ensure all the information you’re entering is correct.
Once the form is filled and submission is confirmed, you will be automatically redirected to your dashboard.
Be aware that your new account might take a few minutes before it is activated.
Reason is that every new account is reviewed by the company before it is fully active.
STEP 5: Open your Opay account
In case you haven’t created your Opay account earlier, the following steps will guide you on how to do that successfully.
Steps to create an Opay account:
- Go to Google Playstore to download Opay app.
- Signup with your valid phone number without the first “0”.
- Verify your account with the code sent to your phone number.
- Login with your password.
- Add your personal info as in your ID card.
- Set up a payment pin.
- Go to your email and verify your email address.
STEP 6: Link your Opay account to Opera News hub
While Opera holds the rights to approve your account and decide which of your articles will go live, it’s your own duty to link your Opay account to the hub so you can start monitoring your earnings in real time.
At this stage, linking your Opay account to Opera news shouldn’t be a problem.
Go to your Opera news hub dashboard and do the following:
Login to your Opera News hub, click Account and scroll down till where you can see CONTACT INFO.
Click OPAY ACCOUNT and a page titled Update your Opay account will pop up.
Add your Opay number e.g. (08012345678) to the form and click Update.
Then you’re done!
You have successfully linked your Opay account to your Opera News hub.
So, you can continue publishing important articles and make money on the go. When it’s time to withdraw your earnings, go to your Opay account. It’s straightforward.
STEP 7: Create your first post
Once your account has been fully activated, let business begin.
To create your first Opera News post, you need to launch your dashboard (as seen below) and click Create.
On the main page of the board, you will see Article. Beneath the “Article” is where you’re going to start writing your post.
Before you start writing your first post, there are some important tools in the dashboard, which you need to know their functions.
The one numbered as “2” is where you will place the title of your article and the one numbered as “3” is where you will add the body of your content.
- Click add title to enter your post title.
- Click the text area (3) to begin writing your post.
- You can as well use the H2 in the body of your post to add subheadings to the post.
When you’re done with the content, scroll down to finalize your post.
Complete all the tasks as found in the image above before you publish your post.
That is all you have to do to create your Opera News post.
Here is the analysis of how Opera News hub pays authors for publishing their content on the platform.
If an article is clicked once, it generates a traffic bonus of ₦0.036 for the author.
- 100 clicks = ₦3.6
- 1,000 clicks = ₦36
- 10,000 clicks = ₦360
- 25,000 clicks = 2.5 x 360 = ₦900
This is the basic pay.
An article that gets 100 engagements and above is automatically eligible for a bonus of ₦1,800.
250 engagements will get 2.5 * 1800 = ₦4,500.
In as much as you push to get high click rates, engagements can be used to bank high