What is The RealReal’s Influencer Program?

The Influencer Program financially rewards fashion influencers for directing their followers to become members and shop The RealReal. When a customer you refer purchases an item, we pay you 5% commission for the sale, or 7% commission if the purchaser is new to The RealReal.

How do I join the program?

Our program is run through Impact, an affiliate network. You must create an account on their website to apply for the program.

What is Impact?

Impact is an affiliate network which allows companies to manage their programs through reporting, communication and commission payments.

How does the Influencer Program work?

The RealReal’s Influencer Program is designed around an affiliate model. When you refer a customer to shop, you will earn a commission on their purchase. You can refer your followers by writing blog posts about the company and placing links, banners, product reviews, or any other content about The RealReal on your website or app.

I don’t have a blog. Can I still participate in the Influencer Program?

Yes. We are looking for all types of social media influencers. You can promote The RealReal on your blog, Instagram or YouTube.

How much can I earn?

When you refer a customer, we pay you 5% commission on their sales. If they are a new customer, you earn 7% commission.

When do I get paid?

Impact sends out payments on the 5th of every month. You will be paid on a rolling cycle from the previous period. For example, on March 5th you would receive the commission earned in January, February's commission is paid in April, March's commission is paid in May. If the 5th falls on a weekend, you will receive payment the following Monday.

How do I find banners or links?

Once you are accepted into the program, you can log in to your Impact account to find all the assets you need to promote The RealReal. Once you’re logged in to Impact account, go to your dashboard and look for the “Create a Link” section. You can also go to the top navigation bar, click Ads > Ad Tools and look for the “Create a Link” section.

Where should I post links on my blog?

Link should be placed where they are most visible to your followers. This can be on your homepage, navigation bar, in dedicated blog posts or any other areas visible to your followers.

Can I promote The RealReal on more than one website?

Definitely! The more areas you promote The RealReal, the more potential customers you will drive, and the more you can earn.

Can people outside the U.S. join the Influencer Program?

Yes. We accept influencers from all countries to which we currently ship our items. For a full list of eligible countries, visit https://www.therealreal.com/shipping.

My question wasn’t listed. How can I contact The RealReal about the Influencer Program?
Please reach out to Ally Dukkers at ally.dukkers@therealreal.com.