Clubhouse starts monetization, but startups and influencers may beat them to it

The effort to monetize Clubhouse is in full swing. The $4 billion audio app recently announced its first monetization feature for creators, but a new startup is looking to beat them to the punch.

Clubmarket is a newly launched third-party app that facilitates dealmaking between brands and influencers on the app by allowing Clubhouse hosts to monetize their content via partnerships with brands. Basically, it does what Clubhouse creators have been discussing since the app gained popularity late last year: Allow creators to make money.