Vocal makes it easy to earn money from your stories.

Vocal provides storytelling tools and engaged communities for creators of all kinds to get discovered and fund their creativity.

How does Vocal work?

1
Create your story

Vocal’s best-in-class storytelling tools make it easy for creators of all kinds to produce beautiful, engaging rich-media content.

2
Share in a community

Share your stories on our communities to get discovered and connect with like-minded creators and readers.

3
Earn money

Earn money every time your story is read, compete in challenges for prizes, and receive tips from your fans.

It's that easy!

Who uses Vocal?

Whether you’re a blogger or professional author, videographer or musician, podcaster or photographer, Vocal makes it simple to share your stories.

Writers & Bloggers

  • Bring your stories to life with content blocks and styling tools to help you easily format text and paragraphs.
  • No complicated coding, domain costs, themes or plugins. Simply sign up and start creating.
  • Share your stories in Vocal’s topic based communities to get discovered and connect with like-minded creators.

Video Creators

  • Already monetizing on YouTube? Simply embed your video and earn from both Vocal and YouTube. 
  • Tell the story beyond your video. Add photos, quizzes, products and more to make your videos more interactive.
  • Search engines like Google don’t crawl video nearly as well as text. Share your transcripts on Vocal to make your videos more searchable and discoverable. 

Podcasters

  • Embed episodes from Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and more to make them playable right in your story.
  • Reference an article or product in your podcast? Add them to your story to make your podcast more interactive.
  • Search engines like Google don’t crawl audio nearly as well as text. Share your transcripts on Vocal to make your podcasts more searchable and discoverable. 

Musicians

  • Tell the story beyond your music. Share the inspiration for your latest song or a recap from your latest concert to connect with your fans on a personal level.
  • Embed your songs, playlists, entire albums, music videos, and merchandise.
  • Receive tips from your fans to help fund studio time, new equipment, and more!

Photographers

  • Share the story beyond your photographs. Add videos, music, products and more to make your photo stories more interactive.
  • Embed your Instagram, VSCO, or Unsplash photographs to increase your exposure.
  • Need new equipment? Earn money from reads and receive tips from your fans to help fund your creativity.

Creators of all kinds

  • Create evergreen stories on Vocal to increase the lifespan of your content.
  • Create beautiful stories from your phone, tablet or desktop with our easy to use editor.
  • Earn money for sharing stories about what your passionate about, participate in Challenges, and receive tips from your fans.

Why create on Vocal?

Create Effortlessly
A blank-canvas editor means your stories are customizable, your creation is seamless, and your process is effective.
Opportunity to Earn
Get paid when people read your stories. Collect tips from your readers. Enter challenges for a chance to win prizes. Endless opportunities.
Moderated Communities
All stories pass through our 100% human-led moderation before they’re published. That means a safe environment for everyone.
No Display Ads
We believe your stories should not be interrupted, that's why we don't have annoying pop-ups or display ads.
Connect with Creators
Vocal is powered by creators of all shapes and sizes who are looking for like-minded individuals to learn from and connect with—just like you.
Top Notch Support
Have a question? Need assistance? We believe creators like you are our partners, thats why we go the extra mile to help out.

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“Knowing that I can write about my life and experiences, and connect with other people that have had the same experiences and thoughts, are what I've always really enjoyed about creating.”
Samantha Bentley
Vocal creator since 2017
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Vocal+ is a premium membership to help you create better stories, connect with creators, and maximize your earnings. Your Vocal+ subscription helps us invest and develop new features and services that benefit our entire creative community. 
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  • Early access to new features
  • 2.9% Tip fees
  • Weekly Challenges
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