In this day and age, our lives revolve around social media. From sharing feelings, photos, information, and everyday happenings to seeking amusement, entertainment, and catharses; we turn to social media for pretty much everything.
One of the most visited social media platforms is Instagram. Over the years, the photo and video-sharing application has developed into a portal which connects fans with celebrities and the digital world.
While many recognize Instagram as a social networking site, only a few understand the scope of the brand-marketing it offers.
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Celebrities Charge Big Bucks For Instagram Promotions
To put it into perspective, renowned celebrities around the world charge millions of dollars for each sponsored post on their Insta account.
To chalk out the highest-earning celebrities on Instagram, a UK-based social media management and marketing service has prepared a list of stars all around the world with respect to their Insta earnings per post.
The list includes categories of entertainment, beauty, lifestyle, sports, fashion, and travel.
Two Indian Celebrities Among the Top Earning Instagram Stars
Interestingly, the Instagram Rich List, as it is called, includes two Indian celebs in the list
- Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli
- Bollywood bae Priyanka Chopra.
Much to our surprise, the list ranks Priyanka – on 19th spot. She ranks higher than Kohli – on 23rd.
According to the company, the Gustakhiyaan girl earns $271,000 for each sponsored post on her account, way more than Virat Kohli’s $196,000 for one sponsored post.
The list, constituting of celebrities from a variety of genres, is topped by famous American icon Kylie Jenner.
The famous model and media personality charges a whopping $1.26 million per post, more than double of what Kohli and Chopra charge combined.
She is followed by Ariana Grande, Cristiano Ronaldo, Kim Kardashian, and Selena Gomez at $996,000 $ 975,000, $910,000 and $886,000 respectively.