Meet The Stars Of Vine: These Kids Have Millions Of Followers And Make Eye-Popping Amounts Of Money
For 16 year-old Lauren Giraldo, $2,000 isn't hard to come by.
All she has to do is press the re-Vine button to share a sponsor's video with her followers and an advertiser will cut her a large check.
Giraldo is a star on Vine, the Twitter-owned video platform that launched in January 2013. There, millions of people post 6-second clips and share them with the community. Giraldo is one of the most popular people on Vine with 2.4 million followers. Brands who want to grow their followings or promote their products are throwing money at girls like Lauren.