HOW TO TELL IF AN INSTAGRAM "STAR" IS GETTING PAID FOR THEIR POST.
The more you know!!!
- •Are they pictured with a fitness and/or weight-loss tea?YES, they're being paid. Don't buy that tea, it'll just make you gassy, promise.
- •Are they promoting a teeth whitening item?It's 100% sponsored.
- •Is there a link in their Instagram caption?If so, 99.999% of the time it'll be a sponsored post. Everyone knows links in captions aren't clickable. Companies desperate for some measurable ROI just don't care.
- •They add #spon #sp #sponsored or #ad...duh