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What is illustickers?
Illustickers is a worldwide collective of artists creating the finest stickers in the App Store for iMessage. We help you get your stickers on the App Store so they can be discovered and enjoyed by all. Learn more.
What are stickers for iMessage?
With iOS 10, you can purchase stickers in the new App Store for iMessage. This provides a whole new way for people to communicate and for artists to sell their work. There are three types of sticker packs available, but endless ways to use them. Learn more.
Can I sell my stickers on illustickers?
We make it easy to get your work on the App Store for iMessage. You can stay focused on your craft and we'll take care of the technical stuff. Submit your work and we'll carefully review it and consider adding it to the illustickers lineup. Learn more.
What type of stickers can I make?
iMessage supports a range of sticker sizes in a few basic file formats. You can create basic, animated, or interactive stickers. Get ideas, find helpful guidelines for creating artwork, and learn what it takes to make successful sticker packs for iMessage with the illustickers Handbook. Learn more.
How many ideas can I submit?
Illustickers is a select group of artists. We carefully review every submission, but we only distribute the highest quality work. Feel free to submit multiple ideas, but keep in mind we appreciate quality over quantity! Learn more.
How do you select stickers for illustickers?
We select vibrant ideas that will be clear to people and acceptable on the iMessage platform. We look for compelling imagery, words, or phrases that make stickers that will be fun for people to use. Learn more.
How many stickers should I include in my pack?
We recommend at least 24 stickers in every pack. This will make people feel like your sticker pack is worth the money and feel as if the sticker pack will help them express a broad range of emotions. Learn more.
How will I get paid when my stickers sell?
We take care of distributing your sticker pack, and you receive 70% of the proceeds when your sticker pack sells. Learn more.
Can I sell my stickers for free?
Yes. We'll help you get your stickers on the App Store for iMessage for a flat rate of $1,000. We wave that fee for paid sticker packs. Learn more.
Can I sell my stickers under my own name?
Yes. We'll help you get your stickers on the App Store for iMessage under your own name for a flat rate of $2,000. We wave that fee for paid sticker packs distributed by illustickers. Learn more.
What is your copyright policy?
You retain the rights to your illustrations. We have no interest in owning your work. Just about the only thing we don’t allow is selling your illustickers pack as an identical sticker pack elsewhere on the App Store for iMessage. This will get us both kicked off the App Store.
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Get ideas, find helpful guidelines for creating artwork, and learn what it takes to make successful sticker packs for iMessage.