Brandbassador – App Based Missions to Earn Commissions – My First Impressions Reviews

This app is Pre-Launch with a 2-3 week waiting list; I have a VIP link here, or ask me to email you the invite if you wish to use the app straight away!

So, as someone who uses affiliate links to fund and help keep this blog in motion – I am always looking out and trying new “Influencer Apps”. I’ve tried Tribe (aka buy the product and we might pay you if we like your product but chances are will block your account. If you haven’t sensed it yet – AVOID!) and a few other up and coming apps which were slightly more successful – but often tedious in the process. That was until I stumbled upon Brandbassador – I had an email from one of the Brands featured as they use it as their main platform for affiliates and influencers and they wanted me on board.

Brandbassador is an app for iPhone & Android, also available on PC, where you select your brand and they have “missions”, each mission has a commission. So far I have seen either; a freebie, cash deposit, gift card deposit or a joint giveaway opportunity for your followers. All of which simply require you to apply to the mission, Follow the brand on their social media, or like/comment on their posts. Now this appears to be mutually beneficial – they get better engagement, and you get 10-20 cents just for that one “like”.


But here’s where it becomes more beneficial for you – by commenting and liking you’re putting your own blog/brand out there. I’ve even started dropping my latest post URLs on my comments to get myself some engagement!

The more missions you do, the more cash and gift card balances you collect along with points. The more points you get – the higher your Brandbassador level is. But to upgrade levels you also need sales. How do you get sales I hear you ask? By using your personalised affiliate links or discount codes. So by simply putting a “hey if you’re already going to buy this product, you can get ##% off by just using my code/link and I also get something in return” on your website you can get between 4-15% commission on all sales, increasing as your level does. It’s basically an affiliate marketing app without the obligation to buy a product, with tiered percentages instead of a fixed base rate.

In one day I managed to “earn” $1.31, just from liking the brands content and dumping a few of my links on their Facebook posts;

They also have missions where you regram one of their posts and they will pay you 10p per like – but you can also request a higher amount for each like!

The best thing is the gift card amounts can be spent in any of the companies online stores so you can use your “earned” $$$ to buy the products to then review, blog about or use for Instagram photos – which if you include your discount codes/links means you’ve effectively boosted your commissions without spending your own cash to fund the content – unlike Tribe where they make you buy the product to create the content. Also your cash balance can be exchanged for gift card value which has a higher exchange rate meaning you can earn more in credit than in cash!

I’ll be using this App for a bit longer to see if it really is as good as it’s coming off to be, but if you don’t spend money on the content – its basically a free way to get affiliate marketing on your blogs/content.

If you’re interested in joining, or even seeing what it’s about you can find out here!

P.s. This is not a paid review – I’m just letting my fellow bloggers who need more $$$$ to host their blogs know about this pretty simple, straight forward affiliate marketing app!

UPDATE; 31st July 2018

I’ve used this app for a while now and have had my freebie sent and received, and set up my giveaway on my Instagram account. I’ve noticed that every day you can earn 2-3$ from Hairfinity due to them uploading new missions more frequently – such as comment on this post, like this post – so I’ve been doing those to earn a lot more. I’ve also done a blog post which is currently being approved to earn a £100 Gift Card!

UPDATE; 24th July 2018

So after using this app for the past 2-3 days I’ve now been sent a Freebie, have a company doing a sponsored Giveaway for my followers and now earned $7.35!!! It’s been 3 days! Never had this type of conversion and Brand involvement on an app before!


7 thoughts on “Brandbassador – App Based Missions to Earn Commissions – My First Impressions Reviews

  1. The diary of Ellie says:

    I think this app is good if you have a large audience who are extremely engaged in your content! Fair enough you’ve earned a lot of money which is super cool but i tried this and didnt earn anything haha!xx


  2. Malin says:

    Brandbassador is a scam, I’m afraid 😦 I was so excited when I started to use Brandbassador – finally a company that actually pay you for doing some influencer marketing! I completed cash missions almost daily for nearly 4 months, cash stocking up on my account. The other day I wanted to make my first withdrawal for the money I’d earned – only to have a message pop-up in my face ”You have to reach Gold Level to make a withdrawal”. Essentially, meaning you have to have generated at least a minimum of 20 sales on behalf of Brandbassador through your discount codes and tracking links – or they refuse to pay you for all the work you’ve put in.
    For a small microinfluencer like myself, it’s hard generations that amount of sales. So here I sit, after putting hours in to writing blog posts, hosted giveaways (where I put time in to creating my own content), doing missions, promoting several Brandbassador brands on my Facebook, my instagram, my Twitter and my blog – and the company Brandbassador refuse to pay me. Nowhere in their Terms of Conditions is it even suggested or written out in plain sight that a Brandbassador user has to have generated a minimum of 20 sales in order to ACTUALLY be paid for their work from Brandbassador.
    I would not recommend you to use this app unless you are already a very big influencer with highly devoted followers which you KNOW will buy the stuff you promote.

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    • rosemaryhelenxo says:


      Update: As stayed above – you need sales! I don’t make enough sales to withdraw the money as cash so I’ve literally just transferred it to gift cards and ended up buying stuff with it – which doesn’t count towards your sale numbers.

      Brands are dropping like flies, leaving me with my gift card balance nulled.

      AVOID THIS APP. I no longer use it as the brands I did like – LEFT!



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