Five Steps For Getting Started On OnlyFans

All, Getting Started, Tips & Tricks

By Alex

August 16, 2022

4 Minute Read

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1. Create An Account

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You know what your fans love better than anyone! In return for creating the content they want to see, they can choose to pay to subscribe to your OnlyFans. Even if you make your OnlyFans account free, there’s still plenty of ways to earn!

2. Set Your Subscription Rate

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Decide whether to make your account free or paid, and choose what your subscription fee should be. OnlyFans makes it easy for you to offer discounts and subscription packages. The math is simple: more subscribers = more earnings. Be realistic about your price and make sure your subscribers receive a good value for their hard-earned money.

3. Promote Your OnlyFans

There are countless ways to promote your OnlyFans account. Many OnlyFans creators choose to cross-promote their account on their other social media channels. is your friend here! If you have a blog, website, or online store, pinning your OnlyFans link to those outlets is also an effective way to get the word out.

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4. Plan Your OnlyFans Content

We all know that creating content is hard work. Regardless of whether you’re a full-time creator, or you create content part-time, it’s important to be smart about planning and scheduling content. Staying organized and consistent will not only make life easier on you, but it’ll help you retain your subscribers.

There are many ways to create content when you’re short on time. Develop a plan, and block off time in your schedule devoted to creating OnlyFans content. Trust us, planning content is a great way to avoid creator’s block and letting your account go inactive. The hustle is real. But on OnlyFans, it can end up paying off.

5. Retain Your Fans

At the end of the day, it’s important to keep in mind that your OnlyFans subscribers want to see your most authentic content and to connect with you on a meaningful level. Subscribing to creator’s OnlyFans is a much bigger commitment than simply following them on another social media platform.

Retraining these subscribers is ultimately up to the creator. The best way to make sure they keep coming back is to stay active and engaged on OnlyFans. Creating fresh and exclusive content at a consistent interval is a great start. Reaching out to your fans through tools like messages, polls, and quizzes will make your subscribers feel heard and appreciated by you.

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