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Influenster Influenster Review: Free Full-Size Products in Exchange for Reviews and Social Media Posts

I've been using Influenster for a couple of years now and I must say, I'm pretty impressed with the amount of Voxbox's I've received. To be honest, I didn't expect to get as many as I have (around 5-6). The best part about these boxes is that they usually come with full-size products, which is a great way to try out new things without having to spend any money.

However, there is a catch. In order to receive these boxes, you have to review the products, complete activities, and share photos on social media platforms like Instagram. But don't worry, they give you plenty of time to do these things and you don't have to complete all of them. But if you do, you'll get a badge that will help you qualify for more Voxbox's in the future.

One thing to keep in mind is that you need to have a good social impact to qualify for these boxes. This means that the more followers and friends you have on your social media accounts, the better your chances are of getting selected. So, if you're looking for a way to get free products without putting in any effort, this is not the site for you. Influenster is all about influencing your followers and friends to use the products sent to you by participating brands.

Now, let's talk about the downside of this site. There are a lot of people who copy and paste reviews from other reviewers for products, and who rate and write the same generic review on every item ever. This is really unfair to those of us who spend time and effort writing great reviews to be qualified. It's frustrating to see people who don't put in any effort get the same rewards as those who do.

Overall, I would say that Influenster is a great site for anyone who loves trying out new products and sharing their opinions with others. Just be prepared to put in some effort if you want to receive those Voxbox's. And if you do, make sure to write honest and detailed reviews that will help others make informed decisions about the products they're interested in.

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Influenster Influenster App Review: Frustrating and Not Worth the Hassle

I've been a part of Influenster for quite some time now and it was all good until they introduced their app. The way it works is that the more followers you have on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc., the higher your chances of getting selected for voxboxes. However, ever since the app was launched, Influenster has become quite frustrating to deal with.

Everything has to be done through the app, which is fine, but they don't seem to be counting the tasks that have been completed. If a task hasn't been done, you don't get the badge, and if you don't have the badge, you don't have a chance to receive a voxbox. I've completed multiple badges only to have my tasks ignored and stay "in review" throughout the entire campaign. And even if my tasks were counted, I still faced issues.

Recently, I finished tasks for a badge through the Influenster app, but it wasn't counted. I did everything that was required to finish the badge, but it still wasn't counted. I had to open three different tickets to get any help with this issue, but even then, I received no resolution. After a few exchanged messages, I still haven't heard from them about why it isn't registering that I did the task. I've even tried reaching out to them on their social media platforms and through email, but I still haven't received any response. It's not just me, either - they've been doing this to a lot of people.

Honestly, I wouldn't waste my time with Influenster anymore. They've become really ridiculous and my account has been deleted. It's a shame because it used to be a great platform, but now it's just not worth the hassle.

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Influenster Disappointed with Influenster: Struggling to Qualify for VoxBoxes as an Active Member

I've been a member of Influenster for almost a month now, and I have to say, I'm a bit disappointed. I've been very active on the site, posting reviews and pictures, asking and answering questions, and filling out all of my snaps. I've even linked all of my accounts and shared with my friends to get them to join. Despite all of this effort, I still haven't qualified for a VoxBox.

I have an impact score of 2519 and 141 followers, so I know I'm not just starting out. I'm active on YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, and even recently created a TikTok account. I've spent countless hours on this site, and yet, I still haven't received anything.

I did some research and found that others have had similar experiences. Some have even said that if you're over 35, you're not going to get anything. I'm 57 years old, and while I may be older than some of the other members, I still take care of myself and enjoy looking nice. I wear lots of makeup and cologne, and I buy lots of nice clothes and products. It's disheartening to feel like I'm being discriminated against because of my age.

I belong to other groups that send me wonderful products for free in exchange for my honest reviews, and they don't mind that I'm older. It's just frustrating to put so much time and effort into something and feel like it's not paying off. I wish I could get those hours back and put them towards something more productive.

I'm going to give it two more days to see if anything changes, but if not, I think I'll have to give up on Influenster. It's a shame because I really enjoyed the site and the community, but if I'm not going to receive anything in return for my efforts, then what's the point?

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Influenster Influenster Review: A Fun and Rewarding Platform for Product Lovers!

Influenster is an amazing platform that is not as difficult as some people make it out to be. The key to success is patience and participation. You won't receive high-end products for free without putting in a little bit of work, which is completely understandable. In my opinion, being an influenster is a lot of fun. You get to try amazing products for free, read reviews, write reviews, and communicate with others. It's a great way to find out about new products and determine if they are right for you or not. It gives you something to work towards and it really is a pleasant experience.

Most people assume that you have to have a high impact score to receive a box, but that is absolutely incorrect. I am proof of that. I do not have a huge following at all and I just received a really awesome box and I'm waiting on the next one to arrive! My score is only 859 (medium) and it has gone up since I received the box. I believe it was 780 when I was selected to receive the box. It's mostly demographics, completing snaps, writing reviews, and interacting with others on the app that matters. Of course, I'm sure a higher score helps, but it's not a requirement.

You do need to complete a few easy tasks to earn a badge after you receive each box, but it's super simple. It is a lot of fun to be a part of influenster and it's very exciting to receive boxes and to learn about awesome products! Try it out for yourself and see! If you do it right, you'll really enjoy it.

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not true-they do not send you anything unless youre a friend or a family member

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Influenster Influenster Review: Free Products Galore!

I've been seeing a lot of reviews about Influenster lately and I have to say, I'm pretty impressed with what I've experienced so far. I know some people have been complaining about not receiving boxes, but I've been a member since November 2020 and I've already received over 23 boxes! Some of them have had just one item, while others have had multiple products inside. And let me tell you, the stuff they send is amazing.

I've received an ABH eye palette worth $65, over $200 worth of makeup from Valentino, tons of face care products that are worth hundreds of dollars, Biolage shampoo, conditioner, and shine spray, Redken hair care products, hair dye, dog products, soups, deodorant, drugstore quality cosmetics, cold and allergy meds, Clorox wipes, OxiClean laundry stuff, Coach perfume, and so much more. I've even heard of people receiving Keurig machines, full boxes of cooking pans, electric yard tools, clothes, shoes, and even refrigerators that cost thousands of dollars! The opportunities are truly endless.

Now, I know some people are hesitant to join because they think they'll have to spend hours on the app doing random reviews or interacting with people. But that's not the case at all. All you have to do is fill out your personal profile so they know your interests, and then you'll start receiving surveys in your email asking if you want to participate in a box campaign. That's how you sign up for specific items you're interested in testing.

And yes, you do have to do reviews on the products you receive for free. But honestly, that's a fair exchange for getting high-quality products for free. Plus, it's kind of fun to try out new things and share your thoughts with others.

Overall, I think Influenster is a great company that gives out amazing products. I currently have three active campaigns, which means I've received three boxes of products in the past month to review. It's definitely worth it!

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Influenster Mixed Feelings About Influenster: Biased Reviews and Difficulty Obtaining Quality Products to Review

I've been using Influenster for quite some time now and I have to say, I have mixed feelings about it. The concept of receiving complimentary products to review is definitely appealing, but it seems like it's becoming increasingly difficult to actually get your hands on quality products to review. I've had a few products that I was excited about, but for the most part, I've been disappointed.

One of my biggest issues with Influenster is the biased reviews. As a vegan, I'm conscious of the impact that products have on the environment and animals. I understand that not all products will align with my values, but I still try to give an accurate review. If necessary, I'll even enlist a non-vegan friend to try out a product for me. However, I've noticed that some of the products I've received have been misleading in their ingredients. When I pointed this out in my review and even reached out to the company, my honest review wasn't honored and wasn't able to be posted. I was disappointed that my feedback wasn't valued and that I wasn't able to share my thoughts with others.

I believe that it's important for Influensters to be able to give honest and legitimate reviews of products. It's a waste of time for us to only rave about products, regardless of their quality. I hope that Influenster will improve in this area because I rely on fellow reviewers' input to make informed purchasing decisions. Despite my frustrations, I'll continue to use Influenster in the hopes that things will improve and that my odds of continuing to influence won't be affected.

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Influenster Influenster Review: Honest Thoughts on the Platform and Products Received

So, I stumbled upon Influenster and was immediately intrigued by all the buzz around it. I mean, who doesn't love free stuff, right? I signed up and eagerly awaited my first VoxBox, hoping for some amazing makeup or hair products to try out. But to my surprise, I received French's fried onions, a bottle of Frank's Red Hot sauce, and some other food items. I was a bit disappointed, but hey, I'm not one to turn down free stuff, so I tried everything out and left my honest reviews.

A few months later, I received my second VoxBox, and once again, it was not what I was expecting. This time, I got little bags of chips, a tongue scraper, Febreze, coupons, and some other random items. I let my kids have a go at the snacks, and I ended up using the tongue scraper to clean my bathroom sink. Not exactly the most exciting products to review, but I did it anyway.

One thing I noticed while browsing through the reviews on Influenster is that most of them are overly positive. It's almost like people are trying too hard to please the brands and get more free stuff. I mean, don't get me wrong, I appreciate the opportunity to try out new products, but I also want to give my honest opinion. And if I don't like something, I'm not going to pretend that I do just to get more freebies.

Overall, I think Influenster is a fun platform for people who enjoy trying out new products and sharing their opinions. However, I do think that some of the products they send out are a bit random and not always relevant to my interests. And while I appreciate the free stuff, I don't think it's worth my time to write reviews on products that I'm not genuinely interested in.

For reference, I'm a 30-year-old mom of two with all the usual social media accounts. I enjoy trying out new beauty and skincare products, but I also love cooking and cleaning (yes, really!). So, if you're like me and enjoy a mix of different products, then Influenster might be worth checking out. Just don't expect to get all the latest and greatest beauty products every time.

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Influenster Influenster Review: Legit Way to Get Free Products or Waste of Time?

Influenster is a website and app that offers free products to users. The process is simple, just create a profile and connect your Instagram account. However, it can take some time for brands to reach out to you for a sample, depending on what you put in your profile. To make it easier for brands to reach out, Influenster has daily tasks that help you level up by tiers. It's unclear what the max tier is, but it can help you get more traffic.

Unfortunately, some users have complained that they are not receiving any news or anyone reaching out to them for a while. The daily tasks seem a bit pointless, as they only give you questions that lead to a sample, but they don't correlate to what you put on your profile. Additionally, the latest update on the app has killed the user-friendliness, and many users are not comfortable with it.

To get things back on track, Influenster should reach out to brands and recommend certain people who have their profiles and info set up to match what the user and brand are looking for. This would make it more convenient for users. While the free samples and products are legit, communication is a big thing for stuff like this, and it's not crazy to see people aren't enjoying this. Even if you max out your tier, that doesn't mean someone is going to reach out to you, and you may have wasted a lot of time getting to where you are now.

Overall, I wouldn't recommend using Influenster. While it's a legit way to get free products, the waiting time and daily tasks can be a bit of a grind. Additionally, the latest app update has made it less user-friendly. If you're looking for a more convenient way to get free products, you may want to look elsewhere. Thanks for reading my review.

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Influenster Influenster Review: A Pyramid Selling Approach to Product Reviews

I've been a member of Influenster for almost five years now, but I have yet to receive any offers from them. It seems like all they want is for you to leave reviews for countless products so they can make money from the companies that produce them. It's frustrating because they lure you in with the promise of reviewing products, but in reality, you're just working for free.

It's clear that they use a pyramid selling approach, using your honest reviews to convince others that the products they promote are the best on the market. They manipulate your data to create tension and competition, making you feel like you're worth nothing if you don't follow their rules. They even force you to purchase products you don't want with dollar value coupons.

The only people who get the opportunity to review new or better products are the ones who write the most reviews. It's not unethical, but it's not worth the time and effort. It's like trying to reach someone holding a bottle of water in the desert - you can see them, but they disappear when you try to reach them.

I canceled my account six months ago because I didn't want to waste my time writing reviews for products I didn't care about. I'm not the type of person who writes reviews for everything I purchase. My advice is to control your urge to purchase products so that no one can control you.

I stopped using Influenster because I saw so many people trying their best to write reviews, and it just seemed insane. There are so many companies like this out there, and I don't really care about other people's opinions on products. These companies only care about profits and don't improve their customer service. If they really cared about their customers, they would work like other product-testing companies. Don't risk your health and time on test products - it's not worth it.

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Influenster Influenster Review: A Product Pushing Site Disguised as a Rewards Community

I was curious about Influenster and decided to join the site. After requesting an invite, I was accepted a few days later. It seems that whether or not your email is associated with social media accounts can affect how quickly you are accepted. I'll be honest, Influenster is a product pushing site disguised as a rewards community. The more "popular" and active you are, the better rewards you can earn.

When you join, they assess your "influence" by looking at your Facebook, blog, Twitter, YouTube, and other accounts. You get assigned a number and depending on that number, you may qualify for "vox boxes." These boxes contain random products from categories you can sign up to be an expert in, such as beauty, exercise, and geek stuff.

However, I believe that Influenster is more about product pushing and brand marketing than trending. By offering free stuff to users, they ensure that bloggers and vloggers promote items like gel shoe inserts, hair ties (which I actually want to try), and toothpaste to their audiences. In essence, instead of marketing teams trying to find individuals to try and promote items, Influenster aggregates individuals on behalf of them. The brands that are featured on Influenster let Influenster handle the distribution and representation. So who's really influencing whom? It's definitely less the users and more so the brands involved.

For people who've never been exposed to a dSLR, they might see the Canon rebel, look at the reviews, and go out to buy one. Sure, Google exists for the more knowledgeable buyer, but for the people that don't want to wade through long product reviews and spec ratings, Influenster just might influence them with their selective branding.

You cannot add products or labels to their database to review. Reviewing earns you more credibility with your expert category and ups your overall score, giving you a better chance at being selected for a vox box. This is proof that it's really more about a pre-selected group of items, such as buying Xbox instead of PS or Canon instead of Nikon. Social media slowly trickles those brands to consumers. The only influence anyone has is what Influenster tells them to have. Any indie, niche, or non-corporate labels/entities anyone has an interest in does not exist.

That being said, if you love Kraft Mac and Cheese, Neutrogena, and Taco Bell, you can review them to your heart's content. Even shady one-liners like "Great" can earn you free samples for your hard work.

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Influenster Super absorb diapers!

Back in August or September I got approved for the diapers the pull-ups are in the diapers and I didn't get them until like a couple weeks ago Well by the time I received them the campaign or whatever was already over so I had no way to post it on the app so because of that I've gotten denied like three or four times now for surveys because I haven't finished my opinion on the diapers and I'm really irritated because I've emailed probably four or five times now telling them that this was the issue and I have not one time gotten a response not even from an automated thing stating that they received my email and now I'm being held responsible for their mistake and it's not fair because I really enjoyed this app but I'm really starting not like it no more because of this reason!

Desired outcome: I would honestly like several of the samples that I missed out on like the makeups and the body washes and the perfumes those kind of things

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This is the worst company on the planet. they discriminate so bad that Ive filed a complaint to the BB and The Attorney generals office. If youre not one of their friends or family members they refuse to send you anything unless you are related to them and they advertise so people will sign up but refuse to send you anything unless your family.

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Influenster Disappointed with Influenster: No Voxboxes & App Issues

When I first signed up for Influenster, I was ecstatic to receive Voxboxes left and right. It's been a good two years since I've last received a Voxbox from them, though. I'm constantly bombarded with emails asking me to answer surveys in hopes of getting another Voxbox or participating in a cashback campaign. While I've been accepted for quite a few cashback campaigns lately, I haven't received a Voxbox with a free item to review in ages.

What's more, the campaigns can only be done on the app. You can't even access them on the actual Influenster website. The app itself underwent an update last year, and it made the app so much worse. I'm seriously considering uninstalling it altogether. Nowadays, I prefer using Shespeaks to do my reviews instead.

Overall, I'm pretty disappointed with Influenster. I used to love it, but now it's just not the same. I hope they can improve their app and start sending out Voxboxes again. Until then, I'll be sticking with Shespeaks.

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Influenster Why I Haven't Received a Single Product to Review on Influenster: A Frustrating Experience

I've been using Influenster for about half a year now, and I've been putting in a lot of effort. I've done tons of snaps, written dozens of reviews, created lists, completed almost every campaign, and earned several badges. But despite all of that, I haven't received a single product to review. It's frustrating, and I can't help but wonder why.

I have a few theories. Maybe it's because I'm not in a "desirable" age bracket - I'm 46, and I've heard that other older women have had the same issue. Or maybe it's because I'm not attractive enough in my photos. It's possible that my commitment to cruelty-free products is a turn-off for some brands. And then there's the fact that I don't have a smartphone, which means I can't use the Influenster app. I reached out to them about this, but they assured me that it wasn't the problem.

So why haven't I received any products to review? It's been months, and I'm starting to lose hope. I'm honestly considering giving up on Influenster altogether. And if you're an older woman or someone who's committed to cruelty-free products, you might want to think twice before investing too much time in this platform.

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Influenster earns a trustworthiness rating of 81%

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Our conclusion: ComplaintsBoard rates Influenster highly, which means their services are pretty reliable. Despite this, their 0% complaint resolution rate raises questions. We recommend users check reviews and complaints about Influenster to understand what to expect from them.

We found clear and detailed contact information for Influenster. The company provides a physical address, 2 phone numbers, and 2 emails, as well as 4 social media accounts. This demonstrates a commitment to customer service and transparency, which is a positive sign for building trust with customers.

Influenster has received 4 positive reviews on our site. This is a good sign and indicates a safe and reliable experience for customers who choose to work with the company.

A long registered date for influenster.com can be seen as a positive aspect for Influenster as it indicates a commitment to maintaining the website and its domain name for a long period of time. It also suggests that the company is organized and has taken steps to secure its online presence.

The age of Influenster's domain suggests that they have had sufficient time to establish a reputation as a reliable source of information and services. This can provide reassurance to potential customers seeking quality products or services.

Influenster.com has a valid SSL certificate, which indicates that the website is secure and trustworthy. Look for the padlock icon in the browser and the "https" prefix in the URL to confirm that the website is using SSL.

We looked up Influenster and found that the website is receiving a high amount of traffic. This could be a sign of a popular and trustworthy website, but it is still important to exercise caution and verify the legitimacy of the site before sharing any personal or financial information

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  • Influenster's complaint resolution process is inadequate and ineffective. The support team lacks customer service skills, training, and resources, resulting in only 0% of 10 complaints being resolved.
  • Influenster protects their ownership data, a common and legal practice. However, from our perspective, this lack of transparency can impede trust and accountability, which are essential for establishing a credible and respected business entity.
  • We conducted a search on social media and found several negative reviews related to Influenster. These reviews may indicate issues with the company's products, services, or customer support. It is important to thoroughly research the company and its offerings before making any purchases to avoid any potential risks.
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Influenster Influenster Review: Disappointing Experience with No Rewards

I gotta say, I'm pretty disappointed with Influenster. I remember when I first stumbled upon this site, I was so excited to share it with all my friends and family. I mean, who wouldn't want to get free stuff in exchange for their honest opinion, right? But boy, was I wrong.

I spent hours upon hours reviewing all my favorite products, even going as far as writing a detailed phone review that could have easily been used by the company itself. And what did I get in return? Absolutely nothing. Zilch. Nada.

Don't get me wrong, I'm usually a pretty happy-go-lucky person, but this whole experience has left a bad taste in my mouth. If you really want to make a positive impact and share your thoughts with the world, why not start a blog instead? At least that way, you're in control of your own content and you don't have to rely on wishy-washy sites like Influenster.

Sure, there's always the excitement of potentially getting free stuff, but let's be real here - how often does that actually happen? Save yourself the disappointment and invest your time and energy into something more worthwhile, like a subscription box or your own personal blog.

Anyway, that's just my two cents. Take it or leave it, folks. Best of luck to you all.

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Influenster Influenster Review: Is It Worth the Effort for Free Products?

I've been a member of Influenster for a couple of years now, and I have to say, it's not the easiest way to get free products. You have to put in a lot of effort to potentially qualify for products. You have to spend endless hours engaging with other users, submitting reviews, and completing surveys that they call "snaps." It can be a bit frustrating, but it's worth it if you're looking to try out new products.

I've never received any high-end products, but I have gotten a few pharmacy brands. I think it's important to keep in mind that the products you receive are based on your demographics, so you might not always get what you want. At this point, I haven't received anything in the past 3 years, but I still try to be active on my account. It's a bit disappointing, but I understand that there are a lot of users on the platform, and not everyone can receive products all the time.

I did email Influenster to ask if there was anything wrong with my account or any limitations, but they said my account was in good standing. They also mentioned that I just didn't qualify for the products for whatever demographic reason. It was a bit frustrating to hear, but I appreciate their honesty.

Overall, I think Influenster is a great platform if you're looking to try out new products. However, it's important to keep in mind that it takes a lot of time and effort to potentially qualify for products. With the amount of time you spend on the platform, you might as well get a job and buy the products yourself. But if you're willing to put in the effort, it can be a fun and rewarding experience.

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Influenster Influenster Review: Disappointing Experience with Lack of Product Opportunities and Promotion of Old Products

In my experience, I have found Influenster to be a bit of a disappointment. I was excited to try out new products and share my thoughts with others, but unfortunately, I have yet to receive any products to review. This is especially frustrating considering the amount of money I spend at Sephora each year. I always make sure to leave kind reviews, unlike some of the negative ones I see on Sephora's website.

It seems like Influenster is more interested in promoting old products rather than new ones. And now, they're even trying to manipulate people into taking professional-looking photos of the products they receive. I mean, come on, who has time for that?

If you're looking to try out some tampons, then sure, join Influenster. But if you're hoping to get your hands on some luxury products, forget about it. Even if you're a Rouge member who would actually buy the product, you're not likely to receive it.

And don't even get me started on the drug dealers on the site. It's insane how blatantly they offer fentanyl, pills, and even horse tranquilizers. It's just trash.

Overall, I would give Influenster a solid F+. It's just not worth the time or effort.

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Influenster Influenster Review: Free Products to Try and Review - Is It Worth It?

So, I recently stumbled upon this website called Influenster (influenster.com) and I gotta say, it's pretty cool. You can sign up for free and get sent products to try out and review. I was skeptical at first, but I figured why not give it a shot?

I received my first box of products and was pleasantly surprised. There were a variety of items, from makeup to snacks, and I was excited to try them all out. I especially loved the lip gloss that was included - it was the perfect shade for me and lasted all day.

One thing I will say is that some of the products were a bit hit or miss. For example, there was a snack that I didn't really care for, but my roommate loved it. And there was a face mask that didn't really do much for me, but my friend said it worked wonders for her skin.

Overall, I think Influenster is a great way to try out new products and share your thoughts with others. It's also a fun way to connect with other people who are interested in the same things as you. I've already recommended it to a few friends and can't wait to see what products I get to try next!

Oh, and I apologize if there are any spelling or grammar errors in this review. I'm not the best at that kind of stuff, but I hope you get the gist of what I'm trying to say.

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Influenster Influenster Review: Disappointing Twitter Parties and Poor Customer Service

When I first started using Influenster, I was really excited about it. I have a lot of followers on social media, so I was able to receive a few boxes of products to try out. However, I recently had a bit of a problem with the site. They have these Twitter Parties where you can win prizes, and I won a "Gloskin Mega Voxbox" which is a really high-end brand. I was super excited to receive it, but it took a really long time - 8 weeks! When I finally got the box, I was really disappointed to find that it only had 3 drugstore products in it. I thought maybe they had made a mistake, so I reached out to Influenster to ask about it. But I never got a response. I tried a few more times, but still nothing. So I decided to tweet at them, and that's when things started to get really frustrating. They still didn't respond to me, even though I was being really polite and just trying to figure out what was going on. Finally, I decided to tweet at Gloskin directly, and they responded right away. They told me that they had been promised by Influenster that the Gloskin Mega Box would contain THEIR products, not just some random drugstore stuff. They were really apologetic and even gave me a $200 gift card to make up for it.

But that wasn't the end of my problems with Influenster. A few weeks later, I won another box, but this time it's been 12 weeks and I still haven't received it. I've tried emailing them, but they just ignore me. I'm pretty sure they cancelled my box because I complained about them being dishonest with their prizes. I don't like to talk badly about brands, but this is just ridiculous. I understand that mistakes happen, but when you're running a company and you're not responding to your customers, that's just not okay. It's really frustrating to feel like you're being ignored, especially when you're just trying to get some answers. I hope that Influenster can get their act together and start treating their customers better, because right now I'm really disappointed in them.

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Influenster Influenster Review: Disappointing Experience with Registration and Login

I gotta say, I was pretty disappointed with my experience on Influenster. I stumbled upon this site/app while searching for some honest reviews on products. I was getting tired of seeing all these fake and overly positive reviews on Amazon and other sites, so I thought I'd give Influenster a try.

But boy, was I in for a surprise. The first thing I did was try to register with an email address that I never use or give out to anyone. And what do you know? The site said I was already registered. I thought that was weird, so I tried another old email address that I haven't used in over a decade. Same thing - already registered.

At this point, I was starting to get frustrated. I mean, how could I be registered on a site that I've never even heard of before? So I tried my personal everyday email address, the one that I use for everything. And guess what? Already registered.

I searched through all my email accounts, but I couldn't find any record of ever having received anything from Influenster. And I know for a fact that I've never deleted an email from my inbox on any of the first two accounts.

So I went back to the site and tried to reset my password for each of my email accounts. But I never got a password reset email in any of them.

Honestly, something is seriously wrong with this site. Either they're registering fake accounts with email addresses they got from a junk mail list so they'll look legit, or the site/account creation/login/etc are all broken.

I really wanted to give Influenster a chance, but I don't think I'll be using it again anytime soon. It's just not worth the hassle.

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Influenster Warning: Influenster is a Scam - Don't Waste Your Time or Personal Information

Influenster, let me tell you, is a total scam. I mean, seriously, it took them like a whole year to send me just one little tea bag that I had signed up to review. Can you believe that? I sure couldn't. And you know what? I think all they really want is to get their grubby little hands on your personal information so they can sell it off to other companies. I mean, who knows what kind of shady stuff they're up to behind the scenes.

And now, to make matters worse, they've gone and redesigned their website so it's like super hard to get in touch with them. Like, what's up with that? And they don't even bother to explain how their so-called "program" works. I mean, come on, people! It's like they don't even care about their users anymore. All they care about is making a quick buck off of our personal data.

So, my advice to you is to steer clear of these guys. Unless you're cool with someone else profiting off of your personal information or you're willing to spend hours and hours promoting products for the companies that pay THEM, not YOU, then you should probably just stay away.

Honestly, I'm so glad I never went back to that site after I signed up for that Runa tea sample. And when it finally did arrive, it was so stale that there was no way I was going to drink it. And after waiting for so long, there was no way I was going to waste my time writing a review for it either.

I mean, seriously, I should probably write to Runa and let them know what a terrible deal they've made with Influenster. Because, let's be real, nobody wants to deal with all the ill will that comes with associating with a company like that.

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Influenster Influenster Review: A Disappointing Experience for Product Testers

When I first signed up for Influenster, I was super hyped. I'm always on social media, and I've got a ton of followers who are always asking for my opinion. Plus, I've got a background in marketing and communications, so I figured it would be a fun way to try out some new products and share my thoughts with my followers. But boy, was I wrong.

The way Influenster decides who gets to test out products is a total mystery to me. It doesn't seem like they're actually trying to target the right audiences at all. Instead, it feels like the site is just filled with a bunch of reviewers who are desperate for anything free. I mean, these ladies are barely able to string a sentence together, and they're just grateful for any scrap of product they can get their hands on. Meanwhile, Influenster is raking in millions of dollars thanks to all the free labor these women are doing.

The final straw for me was when I spent a whole ten minutes filling out a survey, only to get two tiny juice boxes in return. Like, seriously? That's not worth my time or effort. And don't even get me started on the "Virtual Boxes" that require you to actually go out and buy the products they want you to review. What's the point of that?

Honestly, I'm sure there are better companies out there for people who are actually interested in testing out products and sharing their thoughts. Influenster is just a huge letdown.

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9:48 am EDT

Influenster a person on there is selling stuff I seen her on a site

There is a girl I followed and I seen her on a sight where you sell stuff she was selling everything she got from influenster and I feel theres others out there who wouldn't I only got 1 voxbox but I loved it and fun reviewing. She is abusing it. I just thought someone should know I dont think its right and I think you guys should know about it she cant give a real review on it if she sells it and doesnt try it at all. Not ok! Well thanks for your time and again wanted someone to know.

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princesscomplainer21
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Jan 09, 2022 11:32 pm EST

Why are you ratting her out ? That's ridiculous. Direct your anger at Influenster for not giving you good products. Who cares what she does. Maybe she didn't want it. Influenster doesn't always send things people want...

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princesscomplainer21
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Jan 09, 2022 11:30 pm EST

Why are you ratting her out ? That's ridiculous. Direct your anger at Influenster for not giving you good products. Who cares what she does with what they send. Maybe she didn't want it. Influenster doesn't always send things people want...

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Nikki2022
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Apr 29, 2022 8:18 am EDT

Boo on you, obviously you are just as nasty and deceitful as the girl selling and ruining influenster for the rest of us. If you don’t like something given free to you then you should gift it to someone who will use it. Apparently you weren’t taught to do the right thing growing up, how pathetic and sad. It’s people like you who ruin our world.

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Influenster influenster app not working properly

I have 2 different campaigns that I am trying to get done with from so many days. The 2 campaigns are - hourglass and monstermash. For hourglass campaign, I have already uploaded the selfie but it said it is under review before. Now it says my activity was rejected and when I get in the activity, it asks me to reconnect my instagram. Which basically means that its not the activity which is rejected but there is some technical difficulty to get to what I posted in instagram. I tried submitting the activity again but it just goes to the home page everytime i do it. (also, I am already connected to fb and instagram from influenster, so I dont know why it keeps asking me to reconnect).
Also, there is an activity to follow on social media. I am tired of pressing the follow button after very half hour! For some reason, I follow it everywhere and then when i get back to the activity, it says i still havent followed it! Fortunately, when I unfollowed hourglass today morning, it detected that I have finished following all my social media and gave me points for it!

The other campaign: monstermash, has issues with invite friends activity! I have already invited friends from there but it says I havent! I dont know how else to finish this campaign if it doesnt recognize my activities!

If you try to use influenster on computer, it says you can do campaigns feature only from the app and not desktop! The app doesnt work properly! How am I supposed to do anything then?

Thank you

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4:59 pm EDT

Influenster hair food virtual voxbox

I am so upset. I am taking part in the HairFood Voxbox. I keep getting an error message telling me they couldnt find my instagram tags. Im only logged on to one inst account and no matter what I do it isnt getting counted. What do i need to do? I have pictures of both the error message and the instagram post. Ive had this problem once before but yall fixed it. This time I dont see anyone else talking about it though.

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12:59 pm EST

Influenster everpure

I didn't know how else to reach you about this, but I did a review and then a bonus review for loreal hair mask sheet and then the shampoo I sent in my screenshot from my review for the hair mask, then did the review for the shampoo and managed send the hair mask review screenshot for the shampoo and got zero points! Is there a way I can redo the bonus?

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Influenster dishonest

Why did you make your useless app? Everything used to be great until you did it. I've done so many tasks previously, but your app didn't count them. Why is that?
And moreover, nothing that I have done was counted as "finished". How can this be explained? It's very buggy, you just have no idea.
So many times I tried to contact them, but they keep ignoring me. For no reason. And yesterday, all o a sudden they just blocked me and suspended my account.
I just wasted my time (and years of using them).

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Influenster influenster application

Hi team,
I have been using Influenster application from a month now and this application crashes a lot. I can't post any question there .. I am trying to do that from yesterday. It throws an error everytime, sometimes it kicks out and application get closed by its own. FYI, I have already upgraded the version. But facing the same issue again and again.

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Influenster Program

I signed up because Ive always like to give my opinion on products. My 22 yr old daughter was getting samples left & right. I got my first campaigne right away...panty liners, really? I worked hard on the site & never received anything else no matter how hard I tried yet my daughter continued to get campaigne after campaigne. I decided to unsubscribe & removed myself from the site. To this day I still get emails. Today I got one that said thank you for doing the Tide Campaigne & for my feedback...wasn't me! I have no respect for fake sites!

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Influenster Fake review website

Don't trust Influenster! This website is full of fake reviews. There are actually writers who write tons of fake reviews just to earn some points. Everybody can be a part of this site and post some information. The bad part is that Influenster don't care about what people post. They need only new reviews and they don't care if they are true or fake. And many people read this and believe all these lies! That is very sad.

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Oct 21, 2018 4:25 pm EDT

22 y.o.'s reviewing wrinkle blurring primers, how ridiculous. How about an honest review from a 60+ y.o. or do we already know these products deliver false promises.

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Influenster I didn't get box and all their promises were fakes

Don’t sign up for the website www.influenster.com. I subscribed for the trial, but it was waste of my money. The company charged me really fast and it was great, because they assured me that I would get the box soon. But I didn’t as well as I was sick of hearing some blah-blah from these guys. It was the worst deal ever. I haven’t faced such dishonest and unprofessional guys before. The company is terrible; therefore I would advise all people to stay away from them.

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About Influenster

Influenster is a popular online community that connects consumers with brands and products. It is a platform where people can share their opinions and experiences about various products and services. Influenster offers a unique way for brands to reach out to their target audience and get feedback on their products.

The website has a vast database of products, ranging from beauty and skincare to food and beverages. Users can search for products they are interested in and read reviews from other users who have tried them. They can also leave their own reviews and ratings, which can help other users make informed decisions about whether or not to purchase a particular product.

One of the unique features of Influenster is its VoxBox program. This program allows users to receive free products from brands in exchange for their honest reviews. Users who are selected to participate in the VoxBox program receive a box of products to try out and review. This program is a win-win for both brands and consumers, as it allows brands to get valuable feedback on their products while giving consumers the opportunity to try out new products for free.

In addition to product reviews, Influenster also offers a community forum where users can connect with each other and discuss various topics. The forum is a great place to ask questions, share tips and advice, and connect with other like-minded individuals.

Overall, Influenster is a valuable resource for anyone looking to discover new products and share their opinions with others. It is a platform that fosters a sense of community and allows users to make informed decisions about the products they purchase. Whether you are a brand looking to connect with your target audience or a consumer looking for honest reviews, Influenster is a platform worth exploring.

Overview of Influenster complaint handling

Influenster reviews first appeared on Complaints Board on Nov 21, 2014. The latest review Super absorb diapers! was posted on Oct 16, 2023. Influenster has an average consumer rating of 1 stars from 32 reviews. Influenster has resolved 0 complaints.
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