How Much Are Celebrities Paid to Tweet?

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AP Photo/Chris Pizzello

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello

Let’s talk about Twitter.

I love Twitter. It’s my source for news, entertainment, socializing, and even the occasional shout out to a celebrity. In fact, you can follow me on Twitter right here!

See what I did there? Twitter is all about shameless self-promotion.Most people don’t realize that once a Twitter account reaches a certain echelon of followers, it becomes eligible for advertisements, i.e: get money get paaaiid

Click ahead to see who is making the most on Twitter.

Created in the spring of 2006, Twitter is the most efficient form of micro-blogging in the world and with over 200 million registered Twitter accounts, has the potential to turn anyone or any idea into a wide-spread, popular reality.

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A lot of people don’t care about their number of followers, going as far as “protecting” their tweets.

Really? Are you really saying anything important or salacious enough to justify hiding your tweets from the general public? Let me help you out there: no, you’re not.

Once again, you can find me here on Twitter, (shameless self-promotion, guys).

So, naturally, celebrities with a Million-Grillion followers can turn a quick buck by dishing out some 140 character ads for select companies. And by ‘quick buck’ I mean $10,000.

As much as I wish that was a joke, its totally not. Some celebrities are banking on their Twitter accounts. Click ahead to see some of the top-tweeters:

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