Content Locking/Paid to Upload Review – Legit or Scam is an upload and file sharing site that pays you for each download a person completes. If you are an advanced internet marketer this is one of the best file uploading sites you can join. The company is very strict about who joins their site. Furthermore, they focus on high conversation landing pages and the best offers to give their visitors. The company is interested in how you will use this site and the files you’ll upload. They want to know how you plan on promoting these files. This is a very powerful network and they don’t allow any blackhat or gray hat techniques on the site.

How To Join:

  1. If you’d like to join the company it isn’t that difficult. You’ll need to go to the website and fill in the registration form.
  2. The company will require you to supply your home address, phone number and other information.
  3. If you’re an American citizen, you must supply your SSN to the company. This is for tax purposes. Anyone earning more than $600 a year from an online company must declare their taxes and the company has to supply you with the tax forms to do this with.
  4. If you own a website, you’ll need to provide the company with all the website information and verification.
  5. The company will ask you how you’re planning on promoting your links and offers. They are looking to see if you plan on using unethical ways to promote the files you’ve uploaded to the site. This is for people who don’t own a website.
  6. The company will review your request and send you an email with their final decision.

What Does FileIce Offer?

  1. The company is a pay per download site (PPD) that has some of the highest converting incentives compared to other PPD sites.  More people who visit this site are more inclined to complete the offers so they can gain access to the download page.
  2. The site has one of the highest payout rates compared to other PPD sites. This helps you leverage your content that’s been uploaded to the site so you can make money online.
  3. Fileice has a customizable widget that you can use to create effective jquery powdered file gateways from your website. You can use this widget on any one of your websites.
  4. You have an advanced analytics tool that helps you track your file earnings and displays the traffic you receive to your files.
  5. You don’t need to worry about the survey delivery system they use. The company has a dynamic survey rotation formula that will ensure you the maximum possible conversion rates for each of the files downloaded.
  6. If you don’t have a website you can use the company’s pre-programmed landing page. The page is already designed with the files and description sizes and displays the Normal and Premium download options a person can use.
  7. You’ll never lose money using this site because the download system is completely un-bypassable. Anyone who tries to use an auto-downloaders or even survey bypassers can’t obtain your files from the website.
  8. You can easily contact the site for any problem. They are willing to help and answer you back as quickly as possible.
  9. You have a forum that you can join. The forum members will be happy to help you out and answer all your questions.
  10. Last but not least, the site has an online Chat.

How Do You Earn Money?

  1. Once your application has been approved, you can now start to upload files to your account.
  2. The files you upload must be yours and not copyrighted material that you have taken illegally online.
  3. When the files are uploaded, copy the URL link to each file. Afterward, you can add these links to reviews, online forums, your Twitter, Facebook, Google + or other social media accounts.
  4. Once a person clicks on your link they are given two options to obtain and download your file. The site has a free account, the person must complete a simple survey first, and when it’s done he can download the file. Otherwise, they can join the site and pay a Premium membership and go straight to the download page and download the file.
  5. Each file that is downloaded you’ll earn $0.10 to $1 each. This will depend on the person’s IP address and what country they live in. On occasions, a few downloads will earn you even more money.

How Does the Company Pay?

  1. You’ll need $50 in your account before you can cash out.
  2. The company has several payment options.
  3. You can be paid directly to your PayPal account, receive a check or have the money deposited in your account by a wire transfer.


This is a legitimate company and pays one of the highest PPD rates online. However, the company isn’t so easy to join and they are very strict about who they allow joining their site. You’ll need to fill out an application and submit it to the company for approval. Once you’re accepted it is possible to start uploading files to the site. You’ll receive an URL link for each file uploaded. Just add these links to your website, create a download page, embed them in reviews, share them on all your social media accounts or share them on forums. Each time a person clicks on your link to completes a survey, you’ll earn money in your account.

Has anyone joined this company? How do you like their services? Can you tell us any more about the site and give us some tips on how to maximize the site to increase your earning. I’m looking forward to reading your comments.




3 thoughts on “ Review – Legit or Scam”

  1. This site is fake. I tried it a few years ago and one of the reps got mad when I pointed out the scam. Surprised to see the site is still around


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