How much revenue could you potentially make from Paid Recommendations every month?

Calculate how much revenue you could potentially make recommending other creators using the Creator Network’s Paid Recommendations.*

Paid Recommendations calculator

Adjust the settings below and see how much revenue you could potentially make to recommend subscribers to creators with the Creator Network.
Enter the avg. number of new subscribers you get every month.
Select the number of recommendations you would want to display. You can only display up to 5 paid recommendations at a time.

Select an estimated avg. conversion rate from recommendation to confirmed subscriber.

Based on historical data from SparkLoop, the avg. conversion rate from recommendation to a confirmed subscriber is 13%.

Select your audience type to determine the payout amount per successful recommendation.

Based on historical data from SparkLoop, a ConvertKit subsidiary, here’s the average cost per acquisition (CPA) each recommendation pays for a subscriber:

  • Broad appeal = avg. CPA of $2
  • Niche consumer = avg. CPA of $2.5
  • Niche B2B = avg. CPA of $3
Potential monthly revenue from paid recommendations*
Estimated monthly confirmed subscribers from recommendations

Calculator results include significant assumptions and limitations that may affect the applicability and accuracy in your circumstance. See below.*

*Calculations performed by the Paid Recommendations Calculator (Calculator) are based partly on data and assumptions provided by you, and partly on ConvertKit’s reasonable estimates and assumptions of typical user and product behavior. Monthly potential revenue is calculated using the category formula. (See formula in (?) button for calculation details).

Calculator results may not be applicable or accurate for individual circumstances and quality of your newsletter design/content may affect results. Calculator should not be the sole basis for any business or product purchase decisions on your part. The calculations are not a replacement for a thorough financial analysis and marketing strategy specific to your business.

ConvertKit does not guarantee the accuracy or reliability of any of the service, information, calculations, estimates, methods, products, or results contained in, or resulting from, this Calculator. ConvertKit makes no representations that potential revenue are only attributable to ConvertKit (e.g., versus your current revenue or organic subscriber growth). By using the Calculator, you agree that any reliance on this Information is, at your risk. ConvertKit reserves the right, at its discretion and without any obligation, to update the Calculator and Information, including by updating any Information (“or resulting from, this Calculator (together, Information)”).

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