Virendra Sehwag never leaves his fans disappointed. First, he made them happy with his sixes and fours on the cricket field. Then he kept entertaining everyone through his commentary in the beginning and his witty tweets later on after he joined twitter. He is one such cricketer who doesn’t really care how the media portrays him. He is in his own world and has something witty for every other thing that’s happening in the nation or otherwise.
In a very short time span, Sehwag managed to have over 8.13M followers on twitter. Credits to both his wit and his amazing fan-following. This wouldn’t be wrong to say that that Sehwag gained many fans after joining twitter as he got during the time he used to destroy the opening bowling attack of every team.
But, do you know Viru Paaji managed to earn ₹ 30 lakhs via twitter over the past 6 months? That’s a huge figure when you get that for doing nothing special for it. Sehwag revealed that seeing his wit, many brand companies approached him and asked him to include their brand’s name in his tweets in a witty manner and in return, they would pay him.
Like the greats have said, “If you are good at something, never do it for Free”. Sehwag made over 30 Lakhs with stuff that he used to do for fun. We leave you with a few of the Brand-Oriented tweets from viru paaji, do let us know about your opinion on this in the comment section:
When Emirates mistook, Sushant Singh To be MS Dhoni –
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) January 7, 2017
This is really cool –
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) December 24, 2016
Now, mind you, the complete PayTM didn’t run any paid campaign & that the complete got promoted due to Sehwag’s tweets organically.
Sehwag has around eight million followers on twitter, which suggests, if he tweets something, it’s reaching eight million individuals. Then comes retweets, that will increase the complete reach. to not forget, there are alternative social media pages too.
Paytm Karo –
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) November 29, 2016
As for the brand, it isn’t a bad deal to reach crores of individuals by paying Rs 30 lakhs. In short, it’s a win-win for all, for the brand and the influencers too.
Before ending we should also tell you that there are people who earn at-least $100 just for uploading 1 picture on their instagram. You can also earn money from social media if you have around 1000 – 10,000 people following you on instagram. READ HERE – How Much Some Instagram Users Get Paid For One Post And You Might Be Just Doing It Wrong All This Time.