Analytics published at the very beginning of this year shows that Telegram outperformed all other popular social media apps by downloads globally. Moreover, it became the most downloaded app outside the gaming market, boasting 63 million installs worldwide. With such a spike in the user base, Telegram is now seen as one of the most promising marketing tools available online and across social media in particular. If you want to capitalize on that, it’s just about the time to create an account with the messenger and invite members to Telegram group chats run by you.
For a start, your future audience needs to become Telegram users to follow you on the messenger. Despite the growing popularity, not every active user of social media has this app installed on their portables or desktops. So, your task is to invite them to both Telegram and your group, and here is how you can do this:
The users will receive the invitation to join you on Telegram, and as soon as they install the app, you will see their profiles in your contacts on the messenger and will be able to add new members to your groups.
However, your would-be group members can have the app downloaded on the portables, still staying outside your thematic community. In this case, you should do the following:
Once the link is sent to the chosen members, they will be able to tap into the group you want to expand.
The above-described methods imply that your vis-à-vis knows your telephone number, and both of you have listed each other in your contacts. Yet, you may want to invite a person who doesn’t know your contact details. If you feel more comfortable this way, you can go through several simple steps:
Now you can insert the name into a t.me/username link, which will lead any Telegram user to your chat after you share it with them or just post it somewhere on the web.
But sharing a link is not the only way to get more followers for a Telegram group. Actually, the simplest way to increase the number of your followers is by sourcing them from your contact list:
So, you have plenty of ways to reach out to your potential followers based on your preferences and scenarios.