How do influencers make money?

How do influencers make money (although most of them don’t)?

Most Influencers make money through products/services/events/ideas/endorsements/ads, etc. Some of them are brave and market their own, new brands. One thing I don’t recommend is affiliate sales — it’s unprofitable on influence platforms and will leave both influencer and brand disappointed.

Here are some things I’ve seen influencers do to pay their bills
Here are some things I’ve seen influencers do to pay their bills
Source: https://www.dearmishudad.com/how-do-insta-influencers-make-lots-of-money/
Idea to make a living as a social media influencer: get sponsors that are related to what you do.
“Sponsored by…”: an idea to make a living as a social media influencer: get sponsors that are related to what you do.
Influencer selling her book via instagram bio - an example
Influencer selling her book via instagram bio – an example

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Sincerely yours,

#DearMishuDad

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N.G. Gordon is an acclaimed author, speaker, educator, and business consultant on social media and influencer marketing. His expertise in the field draws on his experience as a former tennis player, Silicon Valley entrepreneur and brand owner, and on his work as the creator of a popular influencer character DearMishu, Advice Column (based on his dog, Mishu). Contact N.G. to have him advise your company on your social media brand or speak at your conference soon, or to sign up for his Branded Social Media Profile program, a targeted, one-on-one advising program that helps brands improve their social media profiles.