Your role will vary depending on the product and the social platform(s) you use. We don’t believe in false advertising – we want to make sure that the product we pair you with is something that you actually support. Therefore, we want to get to know you – so please be as detailed as possible when you fill out your application.
Everyone has causes and charities they are passionate about, but it can be hard to have a direct impact. Working with Simply Obvious allows you to be a voice for a charity – easily. You’ll be working with great brands that you enjoy while supporting nonprofits that you care about.
When you combine your following and a sponsored product with the goal of promoting a worthy nonprofit, you are creating the perfect recipe to bring attention to a cause you care about – while also making money. The products we work with are all relevant to our causes, and we know you’ll find them interesting and that your followers will appreciate being introduced to them. Finally, this increases your exposure, which will lead to a gain in followers who appreciate how much you care about our world.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do you choose the products to work with?
At Simply Obvious, we want to make sure that any company with fits your interests and target demographics. When you sign up, you’ll have the chance to let us know what you and your followers are interested in and which products or brands you would enjoy working with. If we can’t find a match within our current brands, we’ll reach out to new brands to create a perfect partnership.
How do you decide on an organization?
When we pick an organization we look at what your nonprofit is focused on changing. When you sign up you will let us know what your goal is, what type of niche you are in, and what influencers/brands you would like to work with. After we will reach out to brands to find the perfect match for you. Then we will reach out to the product companies and influencers and create a contract/proposal for you! Then we will send you an email.
How much will I have to post?
We know how important maintaining a natural posting schedule is, so there is no one-size-fits-all rule for posts. We want to create a campaign that benefits both you and your followers, with the ultimate goal of supporting a nonprofit. Don’t worry – you’ll be allowed to negotiate posting details.
Do I need a media kit?
Yes, we’ll be sending out your media kit to companies so they understand your influence and audience. Please attach this when you sign up.
How much of a following do I need?
This varies according to the brand and nonprofit you’d like to work with. We have no minimum threshold because an engaged audience and proof that your followers are interested in what you have to say goes a long way.
Can I work with multiple products?
Yes! One of the greatest aspects of Simply Obvious is that you can help raise awareness for your nonprofit by partnering with multiple products. This raises more money for both you and them.
How long will the process take?
Each partnership is tailor-made, so the timeline depends on the brand and how intricate you’d like your contracts to be. We will be in contact with you throughout the process to provide updates as we receive them.
How much money will I make/lose?
There is nothing to lose! How much you profit will depend on how the product sells, so the sky is the limit.