There are several popular platforms and methods for adult monetization. These include:
Webcamming: Models can perform live shows on webcam platforms where viewers pay to watch and interact with them. Examples of popular webcam platforms include Chaturbate, MyFreeCams, and LiveJasmin.
Selling adult content: Independent creators can sell adult photos, videos, or other digital content through platforms like OnlyFans, ManyVids, and Clips4Sale. These platforms provide a way to monetize exclusive content directly to fans.
Affiliate marketing: Adult affiliate programs allow individuals to earn commissions by promoting adult products or websites. Some popular adult affiliate programs include 7Search PPC, CrakRevenue, ClickCash, and JuicyAds.
Phone sex and texting services: Operators can provide adult entertainment services over the phone or through text messages. Companies like NiteFlirt and Arousr offer platforms for individuals to connect with paying customers.
Premium Snapchat: Some adult performers or models offer premium Snapchat accounts where subscribers pay for exclusive access to their explicit content and private interactions.
Virtual reality (VR) content: With the rise of virtual reality, there are platforms like VRPorn and NaughtyAmericaVR that produce adult content specifically catered to VR experiences.
Sex toy affiliates and dropshipping: Some individuals choose to become affiliates or set up dropshipping businesses, promoting and selling adult toys, lingerie, and other related products through their own websites or platforms like Lovehoney or Esmale.
Adult blogs and websites: Building adult-themed blogs or websites can generate revenue through advertising, sponsored content, or membership subscriptions. Examples include Pornhub's Model Program, AdultNode, or building a custom website using WordPress and adult-friendly web hosting.