San Francisco: Twitter has announced that it will begin rolling out applications for ‘Super Follows’, which can help users earn monthly income from the conversations they create. You may earn a share of revenue from paid subscriptions offering your most engaged followers an extra level of access and bonus content.
Note: People in the U.S. who meet the eligibility requirements can apply to participate in the initial Super Follows test group.
Super Follows FAQs
How do Super Follows work?
If you are selected to participate in the Super Follows test group, people on Twitter can pay to Super Follow you. They’ll receive perks such as bonus content and interactions from the people they Super Follow. You may earn a share of revenue from people who pay to Super Follow you.
To be eligible for Super Follows, you must meet the minimum application requirements:
- Be 18 years or older.
- Have at least 10K followers.
- Have Tweeted at least 25 times in the past 30 days.
To see the complete list of eligibility criteria, please read Super Follows Policy.
Note: Accepted Super Follows participants must also maintain a minimum of 25 Tweets every 30 days.
Who can sign up to participate in Super Follows?
At this time, the number of people who can apply to offer Super Follows subscriptions is limited to people in the U.S. who meet the minimum eligibility criteria. If you are eligible to apply, submit an application from the main menu of your Twitter app. If you’re eligible, but not selected, you will be added to the waitlist.
Where can I find the Super Follows application?
From the Twitter app:
- Navigate to the main menu.
- Tap Monetization.
- Tap Super Follows.
If you meet the minimum requirements, and you’re approved to offer a Super Follows subscription, you’ll receive a notice in your Twitter app, and an email to the address you provided in your application.
What content will I be expected to offer?
Ultimately, the content you create is up to you. Here’s what you can offer your Super Followers for this initial test:
- Badges: Super Followers get badges that identify them as your Super Follower when they reply to your Tweets so it’s easier to connect with them.
- Bonus content: Share unscripted thoughts, ideas, and opinions with extra Tweets, and personal replies only your Super Followers can see.
Who sets the price of Super Follows subscriptions?
You’ll set the value of the content you’ll offer by choosing from one of three price points: $2.99, $4.99, or $9.99.
How much revenue can I earn?
You’ll be eligible to earn up to 97%* of revenue on your Super Follows subscription, after in-app purchase fees, and until you reach $50,000 in lifetime earnings across all Twitter monetization products.
*Note: After $50,000 in lifetime earnings, you can earn up to 80% of revenue after in-app purchase fees. Read Super Follows Creator Terms for more on the revenue share and what terms and conditions apply.
How will I get paid?
Once an applicant has been approved to move forward as part of the Super Follows test group, they’ll have to set up an account with payout provider.
The available payout methods from payout provider are determined by the creator’s location.
When can I get a payout?
In the US, there is a $50 minimum threshold to receive a payout. If you don’t meet the $50 threshold, your balance rolls over into the next month.
Please note that account balances are adjusted when chargebacks are successfully processed. Account balances are also adjusted if Apple or Google issues a refund for a subscription based on their policies.