As per the reports, Instagram is reportedly working to pay users for creating reels on their platform. Instagram will soon start paying users for creating reels. Now, most users are confused about the new Instagram Monetization Program. In this article, we will talk about How users will be able to earn money by making reels. Moreover, we will also talk about some of Instagram’s new and upcoming features. So, without any further ado, let’s get started.
What Is Instagram Reels?
Instagram Reels is a brand new Instagram feature that allows users to create 15-second video clips. Users can add music and share to their Stories, Explore Feed, and the new Reels tab. The Instagram Reels feature is similar to TikTok. Instagram Reels is now available in the United States and 50 other countries. Earlier, Instagram wasn’t paying its users for creating reels.
Now, some reports state that Instagram is working on the monetization feature for reel creators. Instagram will soon pay its users to create high-quality reels on their platform. Instagram will introduce a new Bonuses feature for its creators.
What Is Bonuses On Instagram?
Instagram is working on a new Bonuses feature. The bonus payment was first spotted by an iOS developer named Alessandro Paluzzi. He found the feature while digging into the back-end code. As per the screenshots shared by Alessandro Paluzzi, Instagram is planning to bring monetary bonuses to encourage reel creators. As mentioned in the screenshots shared by Paluzzi, to participate in the supposed bonus program, users will likely be asked to share new Reels and ‘spread the word.’
Some reports suggest that they will pay creators for sharing new reels on the platform once they will reach a certain level. However, Instagram hasn’t announced anything regarding the new feature. At the same time, some reports prescribe that Instagram will reward creators based on upload volume, value, and audience engagement.
As mentioned in the screenshots, Instagram will also give an option to track their earnings from the reels within the application. In addition to this, Instagram is also working on more features, which we will discuss later in the article.
Moreover, Instagram will also bring tons of opportunities for reel creators. They will plan some events in which reel creators have to make reels, and the best reels will win rewards.
Instagram Upcoming Features
Here are some of the upcoming features of Instagram.
Insights for Reels: Instagram reels game is going to change soon. Instagram is bringing a separate Insight feature for Instagram reels. Instagram will show new statistics, including plays, reel reach, likes, comments, saves, and shares. This will help reels creators to measure their growth and potential of their content.
Insights for Live: Instagram is also bringing insights features for Instagram Live. For Instagram Live, users will get insights on accounts reached, highest and constant viewers, comments, and shares. Instagram will also merge these features with Instagram account insights.
Insights For Desktop Version: They are planning to bring insight features to Instagram’s desktop version. Earlier, this feature wasn’t present on the desktop version.