Swaypayer FAQ

How does Swaypay work?

1. Apply to get in here

2. Post creative TikToks featuring products you've purchased from qualifying brands.

3. Submit your post links in the Swaypay app

4. We'll grade your posts and pay you based on performance


PS: we don't care about how many followers you have. We care about the quality of your posts. However, we do find that people with at least 2k TikTok followers tend to get the most out of Swaypay.

Who can use Swaypay?

-There’s no minimum # of follower count requirement, however we find that users with at least 2,000 followers get the most out of Swaypay

-You must be at least 14 years old

-You must live in the continental US (for now)

-You must be an active TikToker with quality content and solid engagement

-You must have a Venmo or PayPal account to cash out

Swaypay sounds too good to be true. Is it real?

Swaypay is as real as it gets. We are an innovative startup co-founded by a Shark Tank entrepreneur and backed by prestigious investors from TikTok, Snapchat, Facebook, and Pinterest.

What brands work with Swaypay?

See our growing list of brands here.

How much money can I (actually) make?

The sky's the limit! On average, Swaypayers are earning about $15 per post. Top Swaypay earners are earning over $1,000 per month. Simply earn and cash out via Venmo or PayPal.

How many times can I post?

This varies from brand to brand but you can expect to be able to post and earn money with Swaypay at least once a week.

You MUST submit your posts in the app to get paid.

Does Swaypay only work with TikTok?

Yes, just TikTok for now. We’ll be adding more socials soon!

What are the post requirements?

Here are some things to keep in mind when making the video:

-All posts must feature items purchased from one of our participating brandsThe product MUST be the centerpiece of your post.

-No quick 1 second product flashes.

-The longer the product is in frame, the higher your reward.

-Your videos must follow TikTok’s Community Guidelines and general policies. 

-No blasting individuals or brands or bullying of any kind will be tolerated.You must tag and hashtag the brand featured in the post and Swaypay in the caption

-One brand, one post. (Can’t have multiple different brands in one post)

-The product needs to be the centerpiece of your video. Make it clearly visible for at least 5 consecutive seconds.

-Videos must be clear

-No basic videos, your videos must be CREATIVE!

-Hauls, try-ons, and reviews are highly recommended (but you can have fun with your videos!)

-If you’re doing a duet: do not just put the product in the frame and have the video playing on the other side. Interact with your duet. 

-Reactions Videos: React! Don’t just stare at the camera

-Swaypay is NOT a quick cash grab. We want quality, well thought out, fun, and creative content.

Does my Swaypay post have to be a positive review?

Brands use Swaypay to pay their customers for creative posts including unboxings and reviews of their purchases. Authenticity and honesty is key but posts that attack or blast individuals or brands will not be rewarded.

How do I earn the most money?

-Get super creative! If you need creative inspiration, check out our top Swaypayers’ posts on #swaypay on TikTok

-Make sure the product is the centerpiece of your post.

-Make lots of Swaypay posts!

-Try posting at different times of the day. (Tiktok algorithm is weird lol)

-Use popular sounds!!!

-Give your TikTok some time to get more views. Sometimes it takes a while for videos to get traction and viewership.

When do I get paid?

It takes about 24 hours for the cash out to be processed after you make the request within the Swaypay app.

How many followers should I have to use Swaypay?

You can use Swaypay no matter how many followers you have. However:

1. Your TikTok account needs to be public.

2. Your post needs to hit the minimum view count threshold which varies from brand to brand which you can see in the Swaypay app.

3. Your post must follow the brand guidelines and Swaypay rules.

What can I do if I run into errors with my post submissions?

If you come across an error stating that there are issues submitting your posts, please reach out to support@swaypayit.com 

Our engineering team keeps a close eye on the post submission feature, and when there's an error, we work quickly and diligently to get it back up and running.

Can using Swaypay negatively impact my Tiktok videos views?

Absolutely not. Just post good sh*t.

Is this really 100% free? How does Swaypay make money?

Yes. Swaypay is free to you. Brands pay Swaypay.

Why do you ask for my phone number?

As an additional security feature, Swaypay requires that users verify their phone numbers when they create a new account.

RETAILER QUESTIONS

Who can use Swaypay?

In order to use Swaypay you must:

 - Live in the US

 - Be at least 14 years old

 - Have a valid and verifiable mobile number

 - Use a US credit or debit card to make a purchase

Can I use Swaypay on sites that don't accept Swaypay?
If the question gets longer it wraps.

In order to use Swaypay you must:

 - Live in the US

 - Be at least 14 years old

 - Have a valid and verifiable mobile number

 - Use a US credit or debit card to make a purchase

What information do you collect?

In order to use Swaypay you must:

 - Live in the US

 - Be at least 14 years old

 - Have a valid and verifiable mobile number

 - Use a US credit or debit card to make a purchase

What happens if I don't post?

In order to use Swaypay you must:

 - Live in the US

 - Be at least 14 years old

 - Have a valid and verifiable mobile number

 - Use a US credit or debit card to make a purchase