Inked Girls and AVN Stars are both amazing platforms for tattooed models looking to sell their content. But you may be wondering which one is best for you to work on.
In this article, we’ll compare and contrast the two platforms so you can get a clear idea of which one would work for you. By the end of the article, you will know exactly which premium social media platform will help you grow a fan base, gain dedicated subscribers, and make a lot of money.
Inked Girls is a sister site to IsMyGirl & IsMyGuy that’s all about models that have a lot of tattoos. It’s a niche subscription site which is very rare right now. By having a narrow market they cater to, they quickly cornered the market for models that are addicted to ink.
AVN Stars is a social media site created by and for the adult entertainment industry. AVN, short for Adult Video News, is a media juggernaut in the adult space and has many products including AVN Magazine, the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas every year, and the AVN Awards.
Without further ado, let’s get on to the comparisons.
Ways models make money on Inked Girls and AVN Stars
One of the most important factors when figuring out which platform to sell content on is what sort of content you can sell & how you can make money. How bad would it be to start on a platform and six months later you can’t live stream or sell clips? Luckily for you, both Inked Girls and AVN Stars have many ways you can monetize your content.
There are many ways to make money on Inked Girl, including
- Monthly subscription services between $10 and $60
- Pay to unlock clip store starting at $10
- Pay to unlock private messages
- Custom content
- Premium Snapchat management
- Live streaming
- 1-on-1 camming
- The referral program
Models on AVN Stars can make money by
- Monthly subscription services between $2 and $50
- Pay per message
- Clip or video sales
- Tips from fans with a minimum of $2
- Live streaming
- The referral program (more on this later)
- Contests that fans can vote on
- Top models of the month cash prizes
Inked Girls definitely offers more options upfront. From clip sales to managing a premium Snapchat, it’s a one-stop-shop for all your content.
AVN Stars offers weekly and monthly contests that you can participate in for cash prizes as well as a way to gain more subscribers. These are great ways to get more engagement from your followers and can create a great cash injection if you place in the top 10. It’s also not the same models that win every week!
Keep in mind that if you’re a webcam model, you may not be able to link directly to your Inked Girls account because of the live streaming element as it could be seen as competition by your streaming platform.
Payout rates & frequency for Inked Girls and AVN Stars
The second most crucial aspect of a platform is how much and how often you’re paid for your work. You don’t want to give up too much of your earnings to the platform; good thing both Inked Girls and AVN Stars payout industry highs.
Inked Girls pays out 80% on all subscriptions, video sales, and tips and pays out 70% on all live streaming. The 20 and 30 percent, respectively, goes toward payment processing, hosting, maintenance, and research & development.
The pay periods for Inked Girls are the 1st to the 15th and the 16th through to the end of the month. There is a $50 minimum for withdrawals and they are automatically deposited by the 2nd & 17th of the month, assuming you meet the minimum requirements. If not, those earnings are carried over to the next month until you break that threshold.
AVN Stars pays out 80% to its creators. The other 20% goes to cover operating expenses like credit card processing, hosting costs, and paying referral fees.
Models on AVN Stars are able to make withdrawals from their accounts on-demand. There is a $25 minimum for each payout and additionally a 7 day hold period from the time you earn the money to when you can withdraw it. This is to safeguard against fraudulent purchases.
Models are also able to set up automatic withdrawals weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly.
As we said, both platforms payout industry highs of 80%, so that’s a great tie to have.
Payout frequency are very different on both platforms. If you’re comfortable with consistent 1st & 15th payments, Inked Girls makes it easy for you to focus on creating great content.
If you’re able to make money very quickly AVN Stars’ on-demand withdrawal is amazing for getting your money from your AVN Stars account to your bank account. AVN Stars also offer automatic withdrawals weekly or monthly.
Which platform helps models get more fans
Both new content creators and veteran models can benefit from a platform that helps them gain new followers and subscribers. Both Inked Girls and AVN Stars have their own ways of getting you in front of an audience you otherwise wouldn’t have access to.
Right away then you go to the Inked Girls homepage you’re met with the most popular, most active, and highest selling models. You can easily filter to the newest models on the platform, trending influencers, and content creators that have the most uploads. Whether you’re brand new or have years worth of content, you can be discovered.
The explore page offers a random assortment of content for fans to find new models. This works well when you have a lot of content because it will be easier to show up here.
Inked Girls also has a strategic partnership with Inked Magazine & a social following of over 36 million followers.
On AVN Stars, there is an explore page that has so many features for discovery. The explore all page is a catch-all for the most recently uploaded content. There are also filters to see the most recently uploaded videos, photos, clips, and stories. Whoever is live as well as the top models on the platform are shown as well.
The search function on AVN Stars acts as its own directory with whatever search term you put in. No matter what word you put in, you can refine your search by filtering by people, posts, videos, photos, and clips. Both the explore page and search encourage posting frequently and getting your content out there.
Both platforms have their own ways of getting you in front of their audience. Both have excellent explore pages and search functionality. This really is a toss-up and you’ll have to go with whichever platform you think is more beneficial for you.
Which referral program is better
In case you don’t know, a referral program is your incentive to promote the platform besides finding paying customers. If you don’t have a network of models you can recruit, this isn’t going to be a factor for you.
Inked Girls’ referral program offers you 5% of all earnings for every model you refer forever. You can refer an unlimited amount of models.
The AVN Stars referral program pays out 5% earnings for every model you refer to the site for their lifetime. There is no limit to how much you can earn from a model you refer to AVN Stars.
Both Inked Girls and AVN Stars offer a nice 5% for every model you refer to their platform. Luckily, both are equal so regardless of the platform you choose or if you’re planning on doing any recruiting this is a non-factor.
Which should you use Inked Girls or AVN Stars
This is a hard one to give a definitive answer to. Both platforms offer great features and benefits that both new and veteran content creators can benefit from.
For a new model, either platform will work for you. We’ve noticed that there is a large number of models in the financial domination niche on AVN Stars so if that’s your area of expertise, you will easily fit in. The lower withdrawal requirement can also help new models who may not be earning much initially.
Veteran influencers with a large following and are guaranteed to have paying customers can benefit from the withdrawal on command and the weekly contests running on AVN Stars.
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