This post was most recently updated on February 5th, 2020
Want to become a Social Media Influencer? or an Instagram Celebrity or a famous personality with a lot of followers & could be known as Blogger or Influencer Marketer then today we answer all your question and would tell you, How to become a successful Social Media/Instagram Influencer, What are the benefits, What’s the Profit & Loss, Types of Influencers, Scope, etc. everything in here with us.
A Social Media influencer or Influencing Marketing are those people who have a good loyal following because they share valuable information about any particular product. Unlike celebrities, they actively post information about any new product. A blogger could be- a sports personality, an Instagram star, a YouTuber, or a full-fledged celebrity, etc.
Social Influencers are those who have built a reputation through social media channels for their expertise on a particular topic. These social media personalities post regularly and generate a large following of engaged people. Their content is aimed to entertain, inform, and inspire, which in turn drives more engagement and sets new trends among audiences.
Types of Media Influencers/Marketers:
There are many types of Influencers but mainly there are two types
- Nano Influencers – Social media users having 1000-10000 Followers.
- Micro-Influencer – Social media users having more than 10000+ followers
Some basic Raw Facts about Social Media Influncers:
Below are some facts about influencer statistics recorded in 2019,
- 47% of influencers receive approximately four proposals for campaigns every month.
- 94% of influencer marketing campaigns use Instagram.
- Instagram influencer marketing is a $1.8 billion industry.
- Instagram has higher engagement rates than Twitter.
- A YouTuber with one to three million subscribers averages $130,000 per post.
- 83% of consumers would follow a recommendation by a micro-influencer. 78% of fashion micro-influencers prefer Instagram.
A report says that for every 1$ invested for influencer by brand gets a minimum revenue of 5$. Mostly campaigns are preferred on Instagram.
Now the question is how can you become a professional influencer. Here are some points which will help you in becoming a professional influencer.
Things to Remember before beggining Social Media Influencer:
Choose Your Social Media Channel
It’s very important to choose the right social media platform where you get the right audience who engages with you and brand can also see your performance. Currently, Instagram is the most preferred social media channel for influencers and brands as well.
Stick to One Niche Only
Many people get confused about which niche they should go for, so what they do is they do post for every niche which they think will get more audience. But, in the end, they mess up their profile. So better is choose only one niche in which you think you will do best.
Develop Your Content Strategy
Content is one of the main points which represent a social media influencer. You need to think about the format and quality of the content you want to make. Content delivers your valuable information, so it is important to make it neatly.
Grow Your Network
Initially, you have to expand your contacts to grow your follower base. You need to search for other similar influencers in your niche. You have to be familiar with them and try to engage with them so that they also engage with you.
You need to be regular while posting relevant contents Positioning yourself as a social media influencer will take some time, so you’ll need to be patient with the process, and stay consistent with it.
What you can do is make and collect multiple contents and schedule it for posting.
These are some points which can help you in creating your influencer channel. You can also become one of the top Influencers.
Thanks to Shubham Dutt aka Techbloat for this Special Blog who has been working as Instagram Influencer for long & has shared this Blog with us to tell how you can be Social Media Influencer & can Earn from home with fame and Followers.
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