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By Paolo Lugarà. Author of the ebook How To Become a Top Paid Webcam Model.
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Can You Cam From A Mobile Phone or Tablet

Posted on Sunday

MOBILE PHONE CAM MODELS NEEDED!The internet has helped many webcam models start up their own businesses from the comfort of their own home. With the internet at our finger tips, we are able to not only communicate with friends and family; we are also able to reach prospective clients from all walks of life.

It’s not uncommon to say that webcam modeling can be a lucrative profession. The question is do you have the proper equipment on hand? If not, how can you acquire what’s needed in order to be successful? To answer these questions we are going to explore the different platforms of webcam modeling, what you need, and some tips to help you get started.

In order to get started as a webcam model, just like any other home based business; you need equipment. You will need the following items:

  • Electronic Device (PC, laptop, mobile phone or tablet)
  • A Camera
  • Additional Lighting (if necessary)
  • A friendly personality
  • Props (Optional, but very useful)
  • Before we continue further on how to start up your own webcam business; let’s discuss briefly about what to expect with cameras and electronic devices.

    Mobile Phones- Although web camming from your handheld mobile device is an option. If you are camming from your mobile phone please know that you WILL BE USING A LOT OF DATA this way. If you are going to use your mobile phone for camming make sure you have unlimited data and a 3G/4G connection. This will help your phone run at optimum speed and you won’t have to worry about an expensive cell phone bill every month. Another tip to remember while camming with a mobile phone is that the screens are much smaller. There is little to no movement to be seen. Webcam modeling from your mobile phone is ideal for using Webcam apps for selfies or quick “shout outs” to your fans. Mobile webcams are an excellent choice for promotional purposes.

    PCs and LAPTOPS- Although using a PC is just fine, while camming. Laptops are more recommended due to mobility. With a laptop you can move and tilt the screen in the direction you need. This is ideal for shooting from your bed because you can move more freely around your workspace. A laptop is also great for traveling, while you are in a different city you can network and do collaborations with other models in the industry.

    Mobile Tablets- Camming from your tablet has the same user capabilities as a mobile phone. The difference between the two is that mobile tablets have a bigger screen than the phone, as well as a better camera. Just like the mobile phone, tablets are great for promotional activities and personal selfies. Due to limited mobility with the tablet, it is not ideal to use for long periods of time. Use the mobile tablet if you are using apps for quick chats.

    Webcams- Stock webcams (cameras that are built standard in your laptop) are good for the rookie model that is just starting out. After a certain length of time you may want to upgrade to an external webcam. This is because the quality of a standard built in camera is not the highest of quality. Prospective clients prefer to view everything in HD. With an HD camera the picture output is much more crisp and clear. Owning an HD camera can help maximize profits in the long run.

    To begin streaming at I-Camz from your android or IOS phone you will need to download a web browser called Puffin. Puffin Web Browser can be downloaded and installed for free through Google Play or going to the app itself: The purpose of the Puffin Web Browser is to reduce the amount of website traffic in order to save bandwidth.

    Once Puffin is downloaded, you will need to change the setting to deactivate the data saving option and disable the popup blockers. Once these settings have been saved you will be prompted to choose either mobile or desktop view, choose desktop. After you choose the desktop option, log into your I-Camz account. Once you are logged in, you will be directed to your personal profile page, click on the icon Start my Show. Once you click on start my show, you will be re-directed to Streamate Models. Once you have accessed Streamate, make sure that you allow this website to access your webcam and microphones. Next, choose the quality of your video. The quality of video when streaming from your mobile device will depend on how old your device is and the type of internet connection you have. If you have a newer model phone and a fast internet connection you can choose the HD-Low option to stream your video. Once you have adjusted your output quality to the appropriate settings you can begin streaming videos.

    NOTE: To make streaming from your mobile phone or tablet easier, set your picture profile from portrait to landscape. Setting your picture profile to landscape will switch your screen to widescreen.

    To use your phone or tablet you can also Click Here to view I-Camz video guide.

    You may also want to check our handy step-by-step guide “See how to setup a mobile device to stream on I-Camz: Easy Guide”.

    In addition to having the appropriate equipment; becoming a webcam model is easy. Let’s take a more in depth look into getting started as a webcam model and how to successfully promote yourself.

    The number one question on every aspiring model’s mind is how much money you can make? The answer to this question is simple and honest. Webcam modeling is just like any other home based profession. This job is a contact and commission based position. You are paid from the tips that you receive from your clients. Even though there is a lot of traffic that visit these sites, please remember you do have to put in work in order to properly get paid.

    Having a lovely personality goes a long way in this business. If you are nice to people and attractive, that is a huge plus. Clients that visit these sites want to relax and have a good time. If they can relax and be themselves and you are having fun, then you can possibly make an average of $20-200/hour. You have the potential to make a lot of money if you make an effort.

    In comparison to any other paying job, this position is not a good fit for everyone. If you don’t have the time or the genuine effort to put into this line of work, then this position may not be a good fit for you.

    There are a lot of different adult camming sites that offer various platforms to choose from. Whenever you are scouting different sites to join, make sure that your unique qualities are a good fit. The more versatile you are the wider your audience will be and more money you can make. A great site for any beginning or aspiring model is At ICamzLIVE you will have all of the necessary resources you need to jumpstart your career as a webcam model. When you visit the site, you will notice the different niches to choose from. Whether you are a BBW or pregnant model there is something for everyone.

    At ICamzLIVE, they care about the safety of your children. ICamzLIVE offers 3 different links to block your child or children from viewing inappropriate content. The block browser is ideal just in case you aren’t nearby to supervise your children while they surf the internet.

    If you are interested in becoming a model for I-Camz please visit to sign up. Once you click on the icon to sign-up, you will be prompted to complete their step by step process. The website is free to join, there are no upfront costs, maintenance or cancellation fees, and your information is safe and secure. Once you complete the sign up process, you can begin making money in as little as 24 hours. YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD AND NOT CONSIDERED A MINOR IN ANY OTHER STATE IN ORDER TO APPLY.

    Once you have chosen to join I-Camz, it is now time to promote your services. By self-promoting yourself you will be able to build and maintain professional relationships with other clients and create a fan base. This will definitely help you generate more income for your business. Apply these additional tips to help you capitalize profits:

    1) Utilize ALL incoming traffic that visits the site- Create a following on your camming network. Increasing your following will help you communicate with other clients, establish rapport, and acquire repeat customers. Most models maintain steady profits through their regular visitors. Regular visitors will be able to see when you are online, so make sure once you sign in to say hello. Clients enjoy a model that is both personable and social.

    2) Offer additional services- Some additional services you might want to consider offering is private chatrooms or the option of phone sex. By offering additional serves to your clients, you will be able to personalize each of your client’s needs to create better experiences for them. When a client sees that you are willing to cater to their personal preferences, they will be more comfortable visiting you and the chances of you obtaining that client as a regular will increase.

    3) Get Featured in Articles and Adult Blog Sites- Gaining media exposure is one of the biggest pluses in the adult entertainment industry. The more people see your face in other forms of media, the quicker people will recognize you and the more fans and followers you will acquire.

    4) Set Personal Goals- This piece of advice is ideal for the model that is just starting out in the industry. If you are at the beginning of your career and your equipment isn’t top notch; set a goal to make enough money to upgrade your equipment during this experience. When clients see that you are trying to progress, they will more than likely help you progress. This might mean bigger tips per show, gifts to help you expand your business such as a brand new HD camera or a new computer with better streaming capabilities. Setting personal goals and sharing them will help you stay focused and motivated.


    Webcam modeling is one of the most lucrative professions that any motivated individual can pursue. Whether you are camming on your android phone or on a tablet you can start your own business from the comfort of your own home. With hard work, the right equipment, and a beautiful personality; there is no limit into how much you can make in this profession. Just like any business you have to start from the bottom and work your way up. Success doesn’t happen overnight. With the internet at your fingertips the possibilities are endless.