Fansly for Creators: Roadmap from Zero to $10K

We're breaking down all the steps on how to make money on Fansly, including designing and setting up an account, uploading content, finding subscribers and generating earnings.

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Jun 11, 2024
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What is Fansly?

Fansly is a website where you can earn money by selling exclusive content on a subscription basis.

It is most commonly used for selling explicit photos and videos.

You set your own subscription price and control all the processes, from content creation to promotion.

This article is a detailed step-by-step guide on how to start earning on Fansly.

We will also discuss the differences between Fansly and OnlyFans.

How to use Fansly as a Creator

How Does Fansly Work?

To start earning, you need to take the following steps:

  1. Registration: Create and set up your Fansly account. Share information about yourself and your content.
  2. Content publication: Upload high-quality photos or videos and add previews and hashtags.
  3. Pricing: Set the subscription price for your account. You can create different subscription tiers at different prices.
  4. Attracting subscribers: Promote your account through social media, adult websites, and Fansly recommendations.
  5. Interacting with subscribers: Keep your audience engaged through comments, private messages, and live streams.
  6. Monetizing content: Ensure you are using all the tools for earning, such as subscriptions, selling access to locked media, and tips.
  7. Payouts: Withdraw your earnings to your bank account or through payment systems and cryptocurrencies.

Fansly ensures safety and privacy for both creators and subscribers.

How much you can earn on Fansly

How Much Can You Earn on Fansly?

Earnings depend on several factors:

  1. Subscription price.
  2. Number of subscribers.
  3. Interaction with subscribers.
  4. Additional sales.

Many content creators earn a few hundred to several thousand dollars monthly.

However, you can earn much more with responsible work and proper account promotion.

I have been working with Fansly for 2 years, helping to develop accounts up to $10K+ per month. This article compiles all the experience I've gathered over these two years.

If you find the article helpful, you can register on Fansly using my affiliate link.

Fansly will share part of their commission with me in this case.

This will not affect your income.

Participating in the affiliate program helps to keep this blog free.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask!

What Percentage Does Fansly Take?

Fansly's percentage cut is 20%

This is the standard rate for all adult services for earning through subscriptions.

How to make money on Fansly

How to Make Money on Fansly?

On Fansly, there are various tools for earning:

  1. Paid Subscription: You can set a price for access to your account.
  2. Locked Media (Pay-Per-View): You can sell individual photos and videos.
  3. Paid Messages: You can set a price for the ability to send you a message.
  4. Tips: Subscribers can send you tips for any post they like.

What does it look like on Fansly?


You decide the subscription price for your account, ranging from $5 to $499 per month.

You can create different subscription tiers with different content.

For example, one creator has four levels:

  1. My Simp: for $10.
  2. My Knight: for $25.
  3. My Boyfriend: for $50.
  4. My Husband: for $150.
How does Fansly subscription work

What's the difference between levels?

She has made a comparison chart.

How to make money on Fansly by selling photos via PPV on Fansly

A more expensive subscription offers more content.

When you make a post or send a mass message, you can specify which subscription tier it will be available for.

Also, users can follow your page for free, accessing only the content you select.

Make several weekly posts for free followers to give them an idea of what's inside your paid subscription.

Free posts can appear in Fansly recommendations and attract new followers.

Locked Media (Pay-Per-View)

You can sell individual photos and videos on Fansly, known as "Pay-Per-View".

The price can range from $1 to $499.

How does a publication with locked media look?

How to make money on Fansly through messages on Fansly

Locked media will be marked specially, indicating that an additional purchase is required to view it.

Users will see a preview and can pay for access directly from the post.


Interacting with subscribers on Fansly helps establish personal contact and increase earnings.

There are two options for using messages:

  1. Mass messages with locked media: you can send a message to your entire audience with content available only after purchase.
  2. Personal interaction: you can set a price for sending you a message or offer to create custom content for a particular subscriber.

Engaging with your audience on Fansly is crucial for enhancing their commitment to your content and preventing them from canceling their subscriptions.

How to make money on tips on Fansly


Tips on Fansly are an additional source of income that doesn't require extra work.

  1. Tips for posts: subscribers can leave tips for any content you publish, showing their appreciation and support.
  2. Messages with tips: subscribers can send personal messages with attached tips, making your interaction more personal.
  3. Tip button: a special button on your profile page allows subscribers to easily send you tips.
How to create a creator account on Fansly

Here's an example of locked content that received $4,622 in tips.

Remember to express appreciation for the tips. Building warm and trusting relationships with subscribers is vital to success on Fansly.

Is Fansly Right for You?

Fansly is used by various authors – writers, musicians, athletes, etc.

However, it is primarily suited for models who create adult content.


Fansly is a well-known platform in the adult content industry, with a large base of paying users.

Over 95% of its creators produce content in this specific niche.

Designed with adult content creators in mind, Fansly offers effective monetization tools and access to an existing audience, making it an excellent starting point for those looking to expand their presence in this field.

If you want to create different content, consider how Patreon works.

If you've decided to try your hand at Fansly, let's discuss how to create and set up an account, find subscribers, and make money.
How to start a Fansly

How to Create a Fansly Account?

To register, follow the link.

  1. Click on "Sign up".
  2. Come up with a unique username, provide your email, and set a password.

After registration, you will see a notification about the need to confirm your email.

Follow the link from the email sent by Fansly.

Verification process on Fansly

How to Verify Your Account on Fansly?

To start earning, you need to verify your account.

Your real name will not be displayed on Fansly. You can work under a pseudonym or choose not to show your face.

It's better to go through the verification process using a phone, as the camera quality is usually better on phones.

Verification is a two-step process:

  1. Click on "Become A Model" and follow the instructions. Photograph your documents and take a selfie.
  2. After confirming your documents, you must fill out a creator's form. You will also need to take a photo and a video of yourself with your documents.

Click on the human icon and select "Become A Model".

How to pass creator verification process on Fansly

Click on "Start Verification".

Choose the document for verification:

  1. National passport.
  2. Identity card.
  3. Driver's license.
  4. International passport.
Document choice for Fansly verification

Point the camera at the document, and the photo will be taken automatically.

If automatic capture doesn't work, click "Capture document manually".

The photo should be of good quality so that the text is legible.

How to get verified on Fansly

After that, take a selfie and wait a few minutes.

How long does Fansly verification take


The first step is completed.

Now, let's move on to the creator's application.

What does it look like?

Verified User Application form on Fansly

What do you need to fill in?

  1. First and last name.
  2. Date of birth. You must be at least 18 years old to work on Fansly.
  3. City and country of residence. These details are not displayed anywhere; they are only needed to verify your identity and ensure account security.
  4. If you have social media accounts, provide the links. This helps moderators verify that you are a real person. You can hide this information in the future.
  5. In the "Creator referral code" section, please enter my nickname – "slobodskyi".
  6. Take a photo and a video of yourself holding a document and a piece of paper. On the paper, write "your name and surname in Latin script, the date, and the text - for fansly".
  7. In the "Content" section, specify that you plan to publish 18+ content.

Verification on Fansly usually takes a few hours.

After verification, you can start preparing your account.

Fansly's interface is not very user-friendly and may be challenging to navigate at first.

This article will help simplify the process.

How Fansly works

How to Design Your Fansly Profile?

Go to your page and click on the "Profile" button.

What do you need to add?

  1. Banner: Upload a horizontal image that gives an idea of your content. Examples will follow.
  2. Profile Photo: Take a high-quality and attractive photo for your avatar. Close-up face shots work best.
  3. Display Name: Choose a memorable pseudonym.
  4. About: Share about yourself and your content.
How to set up an account on Fansly

The banner size is 3261x1126 pixels.

The banner appears differently on various devices, and some content may be cropped.

I've created a PSD template to help position your photo correctly, which you can download from Google Drive.

Make sure important content fits within the white area and won't be cropped.

Fansly cover photo size

You also need to add account tags by clicking on "Tags".

Choose keywords that best describe your content.

Tags help your profile appear in recommendations and attract subscribers.

How Fansly account tags works

How to choose a name and write a description?

I've detailed this in an article about creating an account on OnlyFans.

To avoid repetition, I will sometimes refer to the OnlyFans article.

These services are very similar, so you can follow the same advice.

Examples of Profiles on Fansly

Your photo should clearly indicate the style you work in, and your description should clarify the content you'll be publishing.

Example of account description and design on Fansly

The account design should intrigue and engage.

An example of content found on Fansly

Fansly features creators of all tastes, colors, and sizes.

Fansly bio ideas

Everyone can find their audience.

Fansly username ideas

How to Set Subscription Price on Fansly?

On Fansly, there are two categories of people who can follow your profile:

  1. Followers: People who can subscribe to your profile for free. You can configure what they will see.
  2. Subscribers: Individuals who opt for a paid subscription to access exclusive content.

What does this look like in a real profile?

  1. The follow button is located in the upper right corner of every profile.
  2. Buttons for paid subscriptions are located under the description.
Fansly followers vs subscribers explained

How to Create Different Subscription Tiers?

Paid subscriptions can have different levels (Tiers).

For example:

  1. Basic: For $10, it might include only photos.
  2. Premium: For $25, it contains photos and videos.
  3. VIP: For $100, subscribers can send you private messages in addition to photos and videos.

The key is to keep the offers clear and appealing without complicating the subscription scheme.

To create a new subscription tier, go to the "Creator Dashboard".

Subscription setup via Creator Dashboard

Select "Plans/Promos".

Choosing Plans and Promos

Click "Create New Subscription Tier".

Creating a new subscription tier on Fansly

Your subscription is created!

Now, let's configure it.

Click "Edit Subscription Tier".

How do Fansly tiers work

Here, we have two tabs:

  1. General: Specify the subscription's name and list the included features. You can limit the number of subscribers at a specific tier, adding exclusivity to your offer.
  2. Plans/Pricing: Set the monthly subscription price. You can include the option to subscribe for several months at a discount.
How to set a subscription price and discounts on Fansly

How to Create a Gift Link?

In the section "Creator Dashboard → Plans/Promos → Create Gift Link", you can generate a unique discount link.

Creating a Gift Link

How is the Gift Link used?

When promoting your profile through other models, create a Gift Link with a discount to get more people subscribed. You'll see this link's statistics and understand which advertising works better.

How to Choose a Subscription Price?

The average subscription price ranges from $10 to $20 per month.

The price depends on how you acquire your audience.

You can change prices and tiers anytime, so use what seems appropriate for the moment.

Example of subscription tiers.

Example of subscription tiers on Fansly

Example of the description and features in the VIP subscription.

Example of subscription tier description

More on choosing a price was discussed in the article on how to make money on OnlyFans.

How to Create a Welcome Message?

A welcome message is your first step towards connecting with a new subscriber.

It's an opportunity to express gratitude for their interest in your profile and to offer exclusive content.

Create this message once, and it will be automatically sent to each new subscriber.

Example of a great welcome message (I have blurred the media).

Example of a good welcome message

Example of a poor welcome message.

Example of a bad welcome message

Setting Up a Welcome Message

Navigate to "Creator Dashboard → Messages".

How to create a welcome message on Fansly

Click "Automated Messages".

Choosing welcome message settings

The default welcome message is "Thank you for following".

Click "Edit" to change it.

The editing process is the same as creating a post.

Creating a welcome message

Structure of a good welcome message:

  1. Say thank you: For their interest in you and your content.
  2. Share about yourself: Share something personal.
  3. Quality media: Upload a photo, or better yet, a video.

Tips for Automating Messages

We can create an automatic message not only for subscriptions but also for other actions.

List of triggers for automated messages on Fansly

Automation options:

  1. New Follower: A new free follower.
  2. New Subscriber: A new paid subscriber.
  3. New Gift Link Subscriber: A new subscriber via a gift link.
  4. Subscriber Renew: Renewal of a paid subscription.
  5. Gift Link Subscriber Renew: Renewal of a paid subscription via a gift link.
  6. New Tip: New tips.
I recommend using automations and creating unique messages for each trigger. Offer something exclusive to capture the attention of new or loyal subscribers.

How to Block a Country on Fansly?

You can restrict access to your profile from certain countries, states, or cities.

To block locations, go to "Settings → Privacy & Safety".

Country blocking settings on Fansly

Before we move on to content publication, make sure your profile is properly designed and configured.

Profile Preparation Checklist:
  • Design: You have uploaded high-quality photos and a cover, added a description, and selected profile tags.
  • Subscriptions: Set up several subscription packages, as well as discounts for purchasing several months at once.
  • Automations: Set up a welcome message for followers and paid subscribers.
How to create and upload content on Fansly

How to Make Posts on Fansly?

To upload content to your profile, go to the homepage by clicking on the Fansly logo.

You will see the post addition form.

How to post on Fansly

Publication Settings

Let's go through each point:

  1. Visibility in the "For You" section: We can make posts that will appear in Fansly's recommendations. For this, our media needs to have a free preview. We'll talk more about this in the account promotion section.
  2. Type a Message: Clearly and concisely describe what you plan to publish.
  3. Promote Post: We can disable the appearance of a specific post in recommendations.
  4. Pin to Timeline: Use pinning to keep your most important post always at the top of your profile feed.
  5. Add to Walls: You can categorize your posts, making it easier for users to navigate through your content.
  6. Lock Replies: Set permissions for commenting to control who can interact in the comments on your posts.
  7. Media Content: Add high-quality photos or videos.
  8. Scheduling Posts: Set up automatic posting to maintain regular updates in your profile.
  9. Post Expiration: If your post is related to a timely offer, use the scheduled deletion feature to automatically remove the post after the promotion ends.
  10. Tip Collection: Specify a goal for tip collection if it's part of your monetization strategy.
  11. Polls: Engage your audience by conducting a poll directly in the post.
  12. Locked Text: Offer additional content to a specific category of subscribers to stimulate interest in subscribing.
  13. Audio Messages: Add a personal touch by recording an audio message through the browser.
  14. Post: After all settings are adjusted, publish your post.

Now, let's talk about uploading photos and videos on Fansly.

Upload Media

If you click on icon number 7, an upload media window will appear.

How to select media on Fansly

There are two sections:

  1. Upload Media: Upload photo or video. You can set up a free preview for each file. The preview will be visible to all users, while the main content can only be viewed by specific categories of subscribers.
  2. Lock Media: Choose who can see your media.

Add Free Preview

Click "Add Free Preview" and choose the appropriate option:

  1. Clone: Copy your uploaded file. You can blur or cover part of the image.
  2. Upload New: Upload a new file for the preview from your computer.
  3. From Vault: Upload a new file for the preview from Fansly's cloud storage. We can upload all our content to Fansly's cloud and add media from the cloud during publication.
How to create a free preview for media

Part of the preview can be blurred or covered with an emoji.

Example of blurring part of a photo

Example of a preview with a blurred image (I have also blurred the face and nickname).

Example of Fansly content with a blurred part

Example of a preview with emoji-covered content.

Example of Fansly content with an emoji-covered part

Lock Media

Now, let's move on to access settings.

We have two modes:

  1. Easy Mode: We can choose for the media to be available after an additional purchase (Require Purchase), for paid subscribers (Require Subscription), or free followers (Require Follow).
  2. Advanced Mode: Or make more detailed and combined settings.
How to post locked content on Fansly

What options are available in "Advanced Mode"?

  1. Add Price: Set a price for access to the media.
  2. Following: Make the media available to all your followers.
  3. Subscribed: Restrict access to subscribers only.
  4. Subscribed (More Options): Specify which categories of subscribers will have access to the media.
  5. Limited Time: Limit access to the media by time.
How to make media accessible to subscribers only

How to use "Advanced Mode"?

For example, we can make media available to all our paid subscribers, and offer it for purchase to others for $20.

How to make paid content on Fansly

If media is available only to subscribers, non-subscribers will see only the preview.

This encourages new users to subscribe for full content access.

How to Organize Content?

You can organize your content into albums by categories.

This allows users to filter what they are interested in.

Use the "Add to Walls" button to add a publication to an album.

Example of albums.

How to create albums for photos and videos on Fansly

You can also create highlights in your profile to feature your highest quality content.

To create a highlight, click on "+" under your subscriptions.

How to make highlights on Fansly

For the highlight cover, you can use animations to attract more attention and stand out among other creators.

Example of a highlight with the most important content

Use pinned posts to show important content to new subscribers.

To pin a post, use the "Pin to Timeline" button when publishing.

Pinned posts usually welcome new subscribers and introduce them to you.

Example of a pinned post with important content on Fansly

Another example of a pinned post.

Fansly content ideas for a pinned post

How to Publish Content with Another Person?

There are two options:

  1. Create and verify a Fansly account for the second person. Then, send an email to stating that you plan to publish content in your account with another author.
  2. Send a completed consent form (download the form) to, along with photos of documents and a photo of the author with documents and the form.

Example message.

Hello, I'd like to collaborate with another person to post content on my Fansly account ( All the necessary documents are attached.

Don't forget to replace the link with yours.

What Can't Be Published?

Categories of prohibited content:

  1. Sexual activity involving minors, incest, or bestiality.
  2. Violence, kidnapping, rape, lack of consent, torture, sadomasochistic abuse or hardcore bondage, weapons (unless obviously fake).
  3. Necrophilia.
  4. Consumption of blood, scatological, vomit, or excrement-related content.
  5. Age-play or suggestion of underage participants.
  6. Illegal prostitution or human trafficking, whether explicitly or by use of any slang, acronyms, or abbreviations.
  7. "Revenge porn" defined as any content containing any individual who has not consented to that content.
  8. Illegal or illicit drugs.
  9. Suicide or self-harm.

Can AI Content Be Published on Fansly?

Fansly has quite peculiar rules regarding generated content.

You can publish AI content on Fansly if the generated character resembles the person on whose account it is verified.

Fansly rules for publishing AI content

Here, for example, is AI content on Fansly.

Example of AI content on Fansly

And this is an actual photo of the creator.

Example of an author who creates AI content on Fansly

If you want to publish AI content that doesn't resemble you, consider using Fanvue.

How to Stream?

To stream on Fansly, you will need OBS Studio.

Instructions can be found on the official website.

What to Do If Your Content on Fansly Is Copied?

Write to Fansly support and ask to have it removed.

Also, you can make a request to Google to remove links from the search to websites where your content is hosted without your permission.

What to Publish?

To understand what content is best to publish, study the guide to content on OnlyFans.

Next, we will discuss how to interact with the audience and promote your account.

Content Checklist:
  • Minimum Content: Make 5-10 publications with different content to give an idea of what to expect in the future.
  • Albums: Organize your content into albums by categories.
  • Highlights: Create highlights with your highest quality content.
  • Pinned Publications: Pin a post that welcomes new subscribers.
How to send messages to subscribers on Fansly

How to Interact with Subscribers?

You can interact with individual subscribers through private messages or send a mass message to all.

How to Send a Mass Message?

Go to the "Messages" section from the main menu (not from the "Creator Dashboard").

How to send a message on Fansly

Click on the button at the bottom right.

To send a message click on the envelope icon

Select "New Mass Message".

How to create a mass message on Fansly

Choose who will receive the message:

  1. Include Subscribers: Send the message to all active subscribers. You can set it to be sent to specific subscription tiers only.
  2. Include Expired Subscribers: Send the message to those whose subscription has expired, possibly offering a discount for re-subscription.
  3. Include Followers: Broaden your audience by including followers who are not subscribers in the dispatch.
New Mass Message settings on Fansly

You can include or exclude subscribers in unique lists to make your message more personalized.

For example, you can add subscribers who like a specific content category to a list and send a message to that list.

Over time, you will have different subscriber lists, and you can increase sales using list-based messages.

You can also set the message to be sent on a specific date and time.

Setting the best date and time for sending a message

When deciding on the best time to post on Fansly, keep in mind that the primary paying audience is located in the USA and Western Europe.

The message itself is added just like a post.

It's a good idea to set up automatic sending of messages every day for a week ahead. This way, you will keep in touch with your audience.

Message Statistics

Each message has a statistic on how many times it has been read and how many times additional content has been purchased.

Message and sales statistics

Analyzing sales can help you understand which messages your subscribers like and adapt your monetization strategy accordingly.

Earnings statistics on Fansly

You can also see who among your subscribers has paid you the most.

Statistics of the highest paying subscribers

You can keep notes for each subscriber.

Notes usually contain preferences and characteristics of the subscriber to make communication more personalized.

Custom Content for Subscribers

Individual subscribers may ask you to create custom content.

You can create a "Tips Menu" if custom content requests repeat.

In the "Tips Menu" you can share your rates and offerings to avoid repeating the same information to each subscriber individually.

Example of a Tips Menu for custom content on Fansly

Paid Messages

You can set who can send you private messages.

To configure, go to "Creator Dashboard → Messages".

Setting permissions for sending messages

In "DM Permissions" tab choose who will be able to send you a message:

  1. Price Per Message: All users, with a payment for each message.
  2. Following: Free followers.
  3. Subscribed: Paid subscribers.
  4. Tipped: Everyone who has left tips.
  5. Followed by Me: Everyone you follow.
  6. Media Purchases: Everyone who has bought media.
While you have a small audience, I don't recommend setting a price per message. Use communication with your audience to better understand who likes your content.

Personal interaction with subscribers can become a significant source of income.

To learn how to properly build and optimize communication, read the section on earning through messages on OnlyFans.

Messages Checklist:
  • Mass Messages: Learn how to send mass messages on Fansly to save time in the future.
  • DM Permissions: Allow followers and subscribers to send you messages.
How to get subscribers on Fansly

How to Promote Your Fansly Account?

Let's delve into the best places to advertise your Fansly account.

There are four options:

  1. Internal Recommendations: In the similar creator's block or FYP.
  2. Adult Sites: Reddit, Redgifs, and Chaturbate.
  3. Social Networks: X (Twitter), TikTok, and Instagram.
  4. Paid Advertising: Through other models or services.

Internal Recommendations on Fansly

Fansly has its own recommendation system.

Your account may be seen in the creator recommendation block.

Ensure that your photo and cover convey the essence of your content.

Promotion through organic recommendations on Fansly

Fansly also has a search feature through which users can find new content.

Fansly creator search

Posts with advertising enabled in FYP appear in the search results.

Example of FYP on Fansly

To get your post recommended:

  1. There must be a free preview for at least one media item.
  2. Access restrictions must be removed.

When creating a post, we see whether it will be displayed in recommendations.

How to get into Fansly FYP

Open media upload:

  1. Add Media: It should be something of quality and engaging.
  2. Make a Preview: You can simply duplicate the media or blur part of the image.
  3. Remove all Permissions: So the post is accessible even to those who are not subscribed to you.
Setting media permissions to appear in FYP recommendations

After you do this, you'll see that the post will now be included in recommendations.

Example publication for FYP recommendations

How to gain subscribers through Fansly recommendations?

Use relevant hashtags.

Example of a post with hashtags.

How to use hashtags to get into FYP

How to maximize internal recommendations?

Make a third of your content free. You can upload content in advance with delayed publication for a week ahead. Use videos as they attract more attention.

Promotion Through Adult Sites

There are sites where adult content is allowed.

They have a large and loyal audience.

We can create accounts there and promote our Fansly profile.

Most popular:

  1. Redgifs.
  2. Reddit.
  3. Chaturbate.

Many models develop their accounts on these sites and attract a large audience for free.

Let's examine the example of an author who promotes across different sites.

The creator, as seen on Redgifs, posts short video previews of her content.

How to get followers on Fansly through Redgifs

On Reddit she posts more explicit content.

How to find subscribers for Fansly on Reddit

Reddit is a popular site for promoting adult content.

I talked more about it in the article on promoting OnlyFans.

Promoting her content on adult sites helped the creator gain 27,000 followers on Fansly.

Example of the result from advertising Fansly through adult sites

Chaturbate is a webcam site suitable for those who can do broadcasts.

There, you can not only gain an audience but also earn well.

What to publish on adult sites?

  1. Teasers and previews of your content.
  2. Behind-the-scenes content.
  3. Lifestyle content.

Promotion Through Social Networks

You can also use popular social networks to attract subscribers.

  1. X (Twitter): Adult content is widespread on X. You can make posts, use relevant hashtags, and get recommended.
  2. Instagram and TikTok: Be cautious, as these services strictly regulate sexual content. You'll need something less explicit.

Example of content on Instagram.

How to promote Fansly on Instagram

An example of content from an adult creator on TikTok.

How to promote Fansly on TikTok

She also attracts subscribers to Fansly through X.

How to promote Fansly on Twitter

Instagram and TikTok don't like when you directly link to your adult page.

So don't directly mention Fansly.

Example of a suitable description.

Example of a description in TikTok for promoting Fansly

To avoid blocking, leave a link in social networks not to Fansly, but to an intermediary site.

You can create an intermediary site for free through Linktree or similar services.

Example of a models website for advertising Fansly

Paid Advertising

Options for paid promotion of a Fansly account:

  1. Advertising with other models.
  2. Advertising through services and model directories.

However, experience shows that it often doesn't pay off.

I recommend using paid advertising only when you are confident that your setup is optimal and your content is selling well.

If done correctly, you should be able to build an audience from free sources as well.

Remember to create gift links for different advertising campaigns to understand which is effective.

Read more practical advice and examples on how to gain subscribers in the article on promoting OnlyFans.

Tips on Gaining Subscribers on Fansly

Some recommendations for promotion:

  1. Engagement: Stimulate user activity through likes, comments, and reposts, increasing the chances of appearing in recommendations.
  2. Regular Posting: Continuously update content, maintaining subscriber interest.
  3. Content Quality: Promote unique and high-quality content.
  4. Tags and Keywords: Use relevant tags for better indexing and recommendations to the right audience.
  5. Promotions and Offers: Offer discounts to stimulate activity and increase loyalty.
  6. Community: Build an active community around you, taking into account subscriber opinions.
  7. Profile Optimization: Pay attention to your profile, making it attractive and informative.
  8. Analytics: Regularly analyze content effectiveness, adapting your strategy to audience preferences.
Promotion Checklist:
  • Fansly FYP: Understand how Fansly's organic recommendations work.
  • Accounts: Create accounts on adult sites and social networks.
  • Site: Create a site on Linktree.
How to withdraw earned money from Fansly

How to Withdraw Money from Fansly?

Let's figure out how to get the money.

Payout Methods

The minimum withdrawal amount depends on the payout method:

  1. Payment systems like Paxum and Cosmopayment: $20.
  2. SEPA transfer (Bank Deposit within the EU and UK): $50.
  3. Bank Wire (International SWIFT transfer): $100.
  4. Cryptocurrency: $100.

Payout Time

After a user spends money, it will be in "Pending balance" status for 7 days.

Fansly payout time example

Then, the money will be available for payout.

You can request a payout by selecting the amount you want to withdraw and the payment system.

What payment systems can be used to withdraw money from Fansly

After the request, the money will arrive within 3-5 days.

Statistics of withdrawing earned money from Fansly

How to Withdraw Money to a Bank Account?

It's simple.

Connect your bank account and request a payout.

How to Withdraw Money via Payment Systems?

Payment systems such as Paxum and CosmoPayment operate similarly:

  1. Create and verify an account.
  2. Connect your bank account to the payment system.
  3. Link the payment system to Fansly by providing your account email.

How to Withdraw Money via Cryptocurrencies?

If you have cryptocurrency experience and own a crypto wallet, add it as a withdrawal method.

Go to "Add Payout Method → Bank", select your country, and choose the appropriate cryptocurrency.

Available options include:

  1. Bitcoin.
  2. Ethereum.
  3. FDUSD - Ethereum (ERC20).
  4. USDC - Ethereum (ERC20).
  5. USDT - Ethereum (ERC20).

What to Do If You Don't Have a Crypto Wallet?

You need to create one.

For wallet creation, I recommend using large and secure crypto exchanges.

If you have registered documents from Ukraine, Europe, or America, use Binance.

For other countries, Commex is recommended.

Steps to follow:

  1. Create and verify an account on the crypto exchange.
  2. Select the desired cryptocurrency.
  3. Go to deposit methods and copy the address of your wallet.

How to Choose a Cryptocurrency?

The best option is USDT.

It's a stablecoin, meaning its rate is equal to 1USDT = 1 dollar.

To get USDT details on Binance, go to "Deposit → Deposit Crypto → USDT (ERC20) → Save and Share Address".

Withdrawing money from Fansly through cryptocurrency and Binance

My USDT (ERC20) wallet address: TL3ybzFhJsRpzjG1HXGXKAjP4pjwXihPEv.

This is the address I use on Fansly, after selecting "USDT - Ethereum (ERC20)" from the list".

How to Exchange Cryptocurrency for Regular Money?

Once the funds are credited to your exchange account, you can sell them using P2P.

With P2P, you sell your cryptocurrency through the exchange, and in return, you get money in your bank account.

  1. Choose how much USDT you want to sell on the exchange.
  2. The exchange instantly finds a buyer. Your crypto is frozen.
  3. The buyer transfers money to your bank account, which you need to add to the exchange in advance.
  4. You confirm receipt of the money, and then your cryptocurrency is transferred to the buyer.

Exchanges have reviews and support, and I've done this 50+ times already. Everything goes quickly and without problems.

How to Fill Out the W-8BEN Tax Form?

Before your first payout, you'll be asked to fill out a tax form.

It's a standard procedure when earning money on sites registered in the USA.

To upload the form, go to "Creator Dashboard → More → Tax Documentation".

You need to fill in the fields:

  1. Name: Full name in Latin script as in the international passport.
  2. Country of citizenship.
  3. Permanent address.
  4. City.
  5. Foreign Tax Number.
  6. Date of birth.
W8BEN tax form

At the bottom, check the box and enter your name and surname as a signature.

Note that this data is not transmitted to your country.

Fansly vs OnlyFans

Alternatives to Fansly

Exploring options for platform selection.

What's the Difference Between Fansly and OnlyFans?

Fansly and OnlyFans are leading sites in the niche of monetizing adult content.

The main advantage of OnlyFans is that it appeared earlier and has a larger audience.

But Fansly is developing more actively, and getting into the top authors is easier.

Why Fansly is Better Than OnlyFans?

  1. Organic traffic and recommendations within the platform.
  2. Operates in all countries.
  3. Allows for cryptocurrency withdrawals.
  4. More flexible subscription package settings. What required two accounts on OnlyFans can be done in one on Fansly.

Why Fansly is Worse Than OnlyFans?

  1. Smaller audience.
  2. The interface may be a bit complex, but I hope this article has made the main points clearer.

Which Site to Choose for Work?

Fansly is a good alternative to OnlyFans, especially if you understand how to utilize Fansly's features to your advantage.

For example, if it's important for you to withdraw in cryptocurrency, or to have multiple subscription tiers, it makes sense to use Fansly.

In other cases, I recommend trying your hand at OnlyFans.

There's more competition, but also more opportunities.

You can create accounts on both Fansly and OnlyFans. However, it often doesn't make sense since you still need to lead your audience independently.

Also, if you're looking for additional income and access to a new audience, consider webcam modeling.

Many models on Fansly also earn through webcam modeling.

That's all!

If you've read this far, you already have enough knowledge to start earning on Fansly.

Final gif, that was tough

We covered:

  1. What is Fansly?
  2. How to make money?
  3. How to create an account?
  4. How to upload content?
  5. How to send messages?
  6. How to find subscribers?
  7. How to withdraw money?

Finally, here are some general tips for newcomers to Fansly.

Fansly Tips for creators on earning and promoting

Tips for Beginners: How to Grow on Fansly

  1. Be Unique: Your unique voice and style set you apart from others. Don't be afraid to express yourself. Your individuality will attract subscribers who value you specifically.
  2. Value Quality: Always strive to provide high-quality content. Good lighting, clear imagery, and attention to detail can significantly enhance the audience's perception of your content.
  3. Maintain Regularity: Stability and predictability in postings create a habit for your audience to return for new content. Find a schedule that works for you and stick to it.
  4. Interact with Your Audience: Responding to comments, personal messages, and engaging subscribers through polls will help create a sense of community and loyalty.
  5. Keep Learning and Adapting: The industry constantly evolves, and what worked yesterday may not work tomorrow. Keep an eye on trends and adapt your strategies accordingly.
  6. Don't Be Afraid to Experiment: Sometimes, the best ideas come through trial and error. Experiment with different content formats and ideas to see what works best for your audience.
Remember, success on Fansly takes time to come. It's a journey filled with learning, growth, and patience. If you have any questions, feel free to ask through the contact form.

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