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HOW DO CREATORS MAKE MONEY?

The 2019 edition of CreatorScape lists 639 businesses that run the Creator Economy.

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Infographic showing 638 companies helping creators and influencers monetize.

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Digital Goods

  • Gumroad - Sell music, comics, software, books, and films

  • Shopify - Set up a storefront online.

  • iTunes - Sell Music.

  • EyeEm - Sell photos and videos.

  • Simple Goods - Create an easy to use button to sell downloadable files

  • Sellfy - reate a storefront on your website

  • Filtergrade - Sell lightroom presets

  • Amazon Publishing - Sell books.

  • SendOwl - Sell a product on your blog with a link.


Ad Revenue

  • YouTube - Partner Program for video creators

  • Snapchat - Snapchat Discover shows pay per ad impression

  • Facebook for Creators - For video creators on Facebook

  • dailymotion - Enable Monetization For video creators

  • Medium - For writers

  • Twitch - for livestreamers

  • Apple Music - In 2017, the service paid $0.0064 per stream

  • Twitter Video - In-Stream Video Ads for publishers

  • Superbam - Content rights management for creators

  • Soundcloud - SoundCloud Premier: its monetization and development program for creators

  • Spotify - Spotify pays about $0.006 to $0.0084 per stream

  • Anchor - Get paid to podcast

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Merchandise

  • Teespring - Make Shirts

  • DFTBA - by Hank Green, for Creators.

  • Merch by Amazon - create a product page on Amazon

  • Fanjoy - Limited edition merchandise experiences from your favorite people like Casey Neistat and David Dobrik.

  • Cafe Press - Custom t-shirts, stickers, posters, coffee mugs and more.

  • Redbubble - Creatives worldwide making things like shirts, stickers, phone cases, and pillows

  • Chatbooks - Create books from your Instagram account.

  • inkfi - Order Instagram prints online

  • Ebay - Sell anything.

  • Spreadshirt - On demand custom t-shirts

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