From the outside, being a sneaker blogger might seem pretty glamorous. And let’s be real, it mostly is. Free shoes, industry parties, and the benefit of being paid every day to look at pictures of popular sneakers and write about them. But like any job that sits like whipped cream on top of a niche culture, not all sneaker bloggers make their money exclusively from writing about sneakers. In fact, the vast majority of them don’t. Instead, most sneaker bloggers cobble together a living from different sources of income, all with different degrees of success. We’ve outlined some of the most popular ways that sneaker bloggers make money, and you can bet that your faves do at least two of the hustles on this list, if not all of them.