How are Webtoon artists paid?
First, Webtoon artists receive a fee from the platform. Since the platform earns advertising revenue by free users, the revenue is distributed to writers. In addition, income is earned from royalties from paper books(if they published), copyright fees for secondary works (games, novels, etc.) and goods royalties.
Do people get paid for making Webtoons?
According to Webtoon, payouts to English-language creators topped $27 million since 2020, or more than $1 million per month on average. That represents an increase of nearly 75% since launching its creator monetization program in the US in 2019.
Does Webtoon own your comic?
When you post on WEBTOON CANVAS, you will always keep ownership over your work. You will own all of your intellectual property, and you can continue to promote your work on social media or other publishing platforms, while utilizing the tools we offer on CANVAS.