The app Vine was launched in 2012 and has sky rocketed ever since. People are now becoming famous just from 6-second videos that they post on the app.
Users can accumulate anywhere from between 500,000 to 10 million followers. Many do comedic skits, but several are famous for using the 6 seconds as an art form. Many celebrity viners have become so famous they have made it on TV. The key is originality and for these 10 stars, their creativeness and wit have made them thousands.
#1. Jessica Vanessa
Imagine making over $100,00 just by twerking for 6-seconds? Jessica Vannessa is a professional twerker with over 2 million followers on Vine and makes that amount a year just from endorsement deals in her videos. If you got it, shake it for 6 seconds!
#2. Lauren Giraldo aka “Princess Lauren”
This 17-year-old has taken the Vine world by storm with her comedic wit and relatable videos. She has over 3.1 million followers on Vine and makes about $3,000 per endorsement. Looks like her parents don’t have to worry about her college tuition being paid anymore!
#3. Cody Johns
Cody Johns saw his opportunity in Vine and ran with it. He now has over 3 million followers and it is not just because of his good looks! Using Vine to show case his acting and musical talents, Cody was able to make over $20,000 just from one video.
#4. Marcus Johns
Marcus Johns, Cody Johns equally hot younger brother, has also made a big splash in the Vine world. Being one of the first people to join the app, Marcus was able to gather over 6 million followers. Marcus is very modest about what he makes and hasn’t given out any specific numbers, but it is safe to say the more followers you have, the more money you are going to make. His accomplishments have even gotten him to the red carpet!
#5. Brandon Calvillo
This is another example of a young man, whose talents on Vine have landed him several opportunities. With over 1 million followers, he was able to sign with the agency Grapestory and has landed several deals with Virgin Mobile. It is safe to say that this is just the beginning for Brandon Calvillo.