You think domain flipping is a nice way to make money ? Try being popular on Vine, $2,000 for a click of a reVine button is a mighty fine way to make some serious bank. Of course you need to have a real following and a creative spirit about you, but there is gold in them there hills.
Business Insider took a look at just a few people making a small fortune with Vine. They lead off with a 16 year old girl with 2.4 million followers.
For 16 year-old Lauren Giraldo, $2,000 isn’t hard to come by.
All she has to do is press the re-Vine button to share a sponsor’s video with her followers and an advertiser will cut her a large check.
Giraldo is a star on Vine, the Twitter-owned video platform that launched in January 2013. There, millions of people post 6-second clips and share them with the community. Giraldo is one of the most popular people on Vine with 2.4 million followers. Brands who want to grow their followings or promote their products are throwing money at girls like Lauren.
Cody and Marcus Johns aren’t much older than Giraldo, and they’re making a lot of money on Vine too. Cody, a 24-year-old aspiring actor in Los Angeles, worked on one Vine ad campaign that paid off his entire college tuition.