December 1, 2023

Amazon has supplied some laughs to influencers, providing them a very low provide to make movies for the corporate’s Encourage feed.

Social media influencers can and do make important sums to advertise varied services in sponsored movies. Amazon wished to faucet into that, sending emails to influencers providing to pay them for movies that includes two or extra of the corporate’s merchandise.

Sadly, in accordance with Fortune, the corporate supplied $25 per video, which is roughly one-tenth of the going fee. The corporate additionally reveals how out of contact it was within the sheer variety of movies it requested for. Within the e mail creators acquired, the corporate was asking for as much as 500 movies for $12,500.

“I don’t assume everybody has 500 Amazon objects sitting of their houses,” Jazmine Flores informed Bloomberg.

“As a result of I’m within the magnificence/skincare area of interest, I’ve to watch out, do my analysis, and it takes a complete lot of time to supply, write, mannequin, act, do my very own hair and make-up all whereas being a homeschooling mom of two,” she added. “It shouldn’t be handled as a facet gig.”