Promoting your adult content online as an adult content creator might be a bit hard. Aside from standing out from the vast majority of adult content creators, you must also understand how to get around the extremely rigorous standards of social media platforms that may or may not accept explicit or even just spicy content. You definitely don’t want to be banned or suspended from these social networking platforms. But don’t worry, we’re here to help you. We’ve created a list of advertising approaches to help you promote your adult content and grow your online fans and following.
Which social media platform should you use?
Not all social media platforms are made equal, as we all know. And, when it comes to adult content, most social media platforms do not allow it. We are talking about mainstream media outlets such as Instagram, YouTube, and Tiktok.
There are also platforms for sharing sexual content, such as Twitter, Reddit, and Tumblr. These sites approve of adult content and have fewer strict standards, making them an excellent place to start.
Despite these challenges, you can use all of these social media avenues to funnel your promotional activities. You’re good to go as long as you understand the rules of each platform and how to get around them.
Read more: How To Build A Social Media Following
Use suggestive images and captions on social media
Suggestive images and videos are graphics with sexual connotations or that imply sexual intent in order to stimulate sexual desire. However, these images and videos are not at all naked or explicit.
You can share provocative content on social media to excite your fans and followers while avoiding having your social media account suspended. However, not all suggestive content gets through your account. These social media platforms may still flag and suspend your account if you post content that is far too suggestive. It can be tricky, but you can do it. Here are some examples of suggestive content to get you started:
- Dancing with more skin visible
- Nipples poking from behind the shirt
- Wearing shorts or other clothes that is too short
- Being touchy to yourself
Suggestive captions, on the other hand, add a little extra spice to everything. So the best thing you can do is upload spicy (or not) content and add suggestive captions that complement the content you’re uploading. When you want to establish a fun and interesting account that people want to follow, you may start with these.
Join and engage in online forums like Reddit
There are online forums that allow you to upload explicit content, such as Reddit. This is why forums like these are a gold mine for adult content creators. Adult content creators are loving Reddit because it helps them spread the word about the content they are making. Reddit has forums with many subreddits on various topics.
Reddit and other online forums have a vast user base. As a result, you will receive more traffic. Reddit, on the other hand, works differently than other sites. You must first build your account and gain more karma. A high karma score indicates that your Reddit contributions are valuable. To increase your karma score, you must interact with and comment on communities and offer your valuable opinion. When your comments are valued, other redditors are more likely to upvote them, giving you extra karma points.
Once your account has accumulated enough karma and is old enough to participate in discussions, you will be able to post to communities and start promoting your content. For example, if you create cosplay content, you can engage in subreddits related to BDSM and create catchy captions without overtly making a sales pitch. Getting their attention through your images and captions is enough to get users to check out your profile. So make sure you are linking your paid website, this way, they know how to connect with you.
Don’t forget to reap the benefits of creating Tiktok videos. Tiktok videos have been very popular, and it has been a great sales funnel for most adult content creators. Tiktok, however, has very strict guidelines on nudity and explicit material. But just like we said earlier, you can always work around that.
Promoting your pornographic material on Tiktok can be difficult. Posting seductive but work-safe content is the way to go. You also can’t just link to Onlyfans in your bio because Tiktok doesn’t allow nudity or explicit stuff. You’ll need to link up your Instagram account or a LinkTree that includes your OnlyFans.
Even with their strict guidelines, promoting your adult content platform is still possible on Tiktok. A lot of adult content creators get a large amount of subscribers from their Tiktok efforts. It may not be the same to some, but jumping on the bandwagon is worth a try. Just make sure to create safe-for-work content based on your personality and niche.
For example, if you enjoy cosplaying, make a behind the scenes video of your costume. Share the preparation process and make smooth costume transitions with your costume. This way, you can promote your content without violating any rules.
Are you ready to try these strategies?
There may be a few challenges in promoting your adult content online, but with these strategies, you can always strive to innovate and utilize the main platforms.