A few days ago, Aly saw me post this picture…
The following conversation ensued:
Aly: You’re probably the only person I know who gets paid for posting Selfies.
Me: What do you mean?
Aly: You know. You get paid for posting Selfies.
Me: Uh…No. I don’t. I don’t get paid for posting Selfies.
Aly: Yeah. You do. Isn’t that why you post so many of them on Instagram?
While I do jokingly claim that I helped create the Selfie trend (I’ve been taking them for almost 20 years), I haven’t posted that many pictures of myself. And I certainly haven’t been paid for any of them.
I mean, I did create this video as part of a larger post. I was compensated for that post. It includes a Selfie.
I ambushed @cgfootballboy25 with some Avalauncher snowballs. #NorthpoleFun A video posted by Matt Todd (@mattdantodd) on
I was also compensated for this post. It also has a video.
A smooth face for a #SmoothSummer. #shop A video posted by Matt Todd (@mattdantodd) on
I’m sure she’s thinking about this video that was part of a Father’s Day campaign. She knew I got paid for it:
But other than that? There really aren’t that many selfies I’ve posted Instagram this year. At least, I don’t think there are. Let’s see… Continue reading “Too many Selfies?”