To get subscribers, you need to know how to get a Subscribe or Sub button on Twitch.
Just remember, there are a few steps you have to follow and some requirements you need to meet before you can get the Sub button. So, if you’re just starting out, don’t expect to get subscribers right away!
What Is A Subscribe Button On Twitch?
In a nutshell; the subscribe button is how you monetize on Twitch. Your viewers can use it to subscribe to your channel on a monthly basis under one of three tiers. Additionally, those viewers who have Prime Gaming can also sub to your channel with their free monthly subscription!
Subscribe Button – The Requirements
In order to get a Subscribe button on Twitch, you must first become a Twitch Affiliate. Once you achieve Affiliate status, you’ll automatically get a Sub button!
Here are the requirements you’ll need to fulfil in order to reach Affiliate status.
- Gain 50 followers.
- Maintain an average of 3 simultaneous viewers within the last 30 days.
- Stream 500 minutes or more within the last 30 days.
- Stream over at least 7 days over the last 30 days.
Subscription Button Earnings
Once you achieve Affiliate status get your very own Subscription button, your viewers can subscribe to your channel. There are three tiers which can be subscribed to, and you will receive a 50% payout on each sub. This will break down to the following amounts:
- Tier 1 – a Tier 1 subscription costs $4.99 per month. You will receive $2.50 for each sub on your channel.
- Tier 2 – a Tier 2 subscription costs $9.99 per month. You will receive $5.00 for each sub on your channel.
- Tier 3 – a tier 3 subscription costs $24.99 per month. You will receive $12.50 for each sub on your channel.
It is super important for streamers to eventually monetize their streams. If you’re putting your time and effort into Twitch streaming, there should be some form of payout for you. Rather than getting burnt out by expending effort and time, why not earn something back? Follow these steps to become a Twitch Affiliate, get your Subscription button and get to monetization!
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