Superstars like Dwayne Johnson - better known as "The Rock" - and Kylie Jenner and soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo (who each have more than 200 million followers on Instagram), can earn more than $1 million per post, according to analytics firm HQ Huber. (H.Q. Hopper); Ordinary social media influencers don't need that many followers to make some money, contrary to what you might think.
Social media influencers can make big money on platforms like TikTok, YouTube and Instagram, but it depends on the followers and how many views their content gets.
To join the "YouTube Partner" program, an influencer needs to have at least 1,000 subscribers to his or her own YouTube channel, as well as more than 4,000 watch hours from the general audience.
According to estimates, one needs at least a thousand subscribers to his YouTube channel and about 24 million views a year, to earn $100,000 through YouTube.
In order to make money from your YouTube channel, you must be enrolled in YouTube's Partner Program (YPP), which enables you to make money with ads accompanying the videos you share on your channel.
In order to join the "YouTube Partner" program, the influencer needs to have at least 1,000 subscribers to his own YouTube channel, and more than 4,000 watch hours from the general public during the 12 months prior to submitting his application, and he also needs to have a linked (AdSense) account, his channel, according to YouTube.
According to the estimates of the specialized platforms, the average income of YouTube users is estimated at $ 7.60 per thousand views, 45% of which goes to Google.
Instagram users need at least 5,000 followers, and 308 sponsored posts per year, to earn $100,000 from Instagram.
That may be easy to achieve, as a recent HBO documentary reveals how ordinary people can manipulate Instagram and other social media platforms to become popular online influencers.
Reports suggest that an influencer with more than 1 million followers can make more than $250,000 per brand post.
In order to earn some money through Instagram, CNBC advises you to change your account to become a professional account.
A Tik Tok user needs at least 10,000 subscribers on his Tik Tok account and more than 270 million views annually, to be able to earn $100,000 from the platform.
As with YouTube, the TikTok application has a partnership program called "TikTok Creator Fund", and there are conditions to join the program, including that the content creator resides in the United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany or Spain or Italy, and not less than 18 years old, and have at least 100,000 followers, and at least 100,000 views of the video content that he shares on his account on “Tik Tok” during the 30 days prior to submitting his application, and it is also required that he abide by His account is guided by the “Tik Tok” community guidelines and the platform’s terms of service.