How Celebrities earn $10,000 from a single tweet on Social Media

Kim Kardashain rocked the online world when she charged $10,000 for a single tweet of 160 characters i.e. $62.5 for typing one character! Many brands have started hiring celebrities to promote their products and they are paid in high 4 figures (in dollars). Some of the highest paid celebrities active on social media charge as follows:

  • Kim Kardashian: $10,000 per tweet
  • Khloe Kardashian $8,000 per tweet
  • Charlie Sheen: $9,500 per tweet
  • Bethenny Frankel: $5,800 per tweet
  • Holly Madison: $4,000 per tweet
  • Lindsay Lohan: $3,500 per tweet
  • Mike Tyson: $3,200 per tweet
  • Heidi Montag: $2,900 per tweet

Many celebrities from developing countries like India have also strted signing "online only" endorsements! But the prices are nowhere near to what is charged in US and it is actually easier (than what most people think) to sign up a celebrity for social media promotion!

So why do brands hire celebrities to for social media marketing? Exactly for the same reason for which they hire them for traditional media like TV/ Print etc.. i.e. their popularity and reach. They act as social influencers and people take notice when a celebrity mentions anything on his / her page.  According to a survey, Social influencers can get...6x more traffic, 2x more conversions ..when they share a brand’s content on their social channels.

It used to be difficult to find and hire celebrities only for digital media  and on the other hand celebrities wee also not able to encash their online popularity. However has made it easy for the brands to hire celebrities and for celebrities to find social media engagements!

Fromote is an influencer marketing platform for social media which connects connects advertisers with influencers / celebrities. Advertisers post their projects and  influencers bid on them. If you have total budget of more than $5000 then fromote can also help you find suitable celebrity influencers.

Celebrities having more than 25,000 fans can also register as a celebrity with and we will help them get suitable online endorsements!