Jibran Malek — March 2, 2018 — March 2, 2018 There’s more hype surrounding YouTube Influencer Marketing than ever. Even though collaborations with creators on social media have driven results, Influencer Marketing is still a young industry with rapidly shifting benchmarks: especially when it comes to compensating creators for the work they do. At the … Continue reading 4 Steps to Successfully Negotiate Pricing with Influencers
George Beall — February 22, 2018 Follow @GeorgePBeall — February 22, 2018 Influencer marketing is an increasingly significant part of any modern companies’ social media strategy. Brands partner with individuals, or influencers, who boast large and engaged audiences for their social media content. While some influencers are celebrities, many are simply everyday people who are … Continue reading Snapchat Makes a Play for Influencers: What Brands Need to Know
Brian Appleton — February 2, 2018 Follow @BArailrunner — February 2, 2018 15 years ago, the term social influencers wasn’t even on most people’s marketing radar. Social media was just a baby in 2003. The only sites worth mentioning were Myspace and LinkedIn until they were joined by Facebook in 2004. How things have changed. … Continue reading Do You Need to Use Social Influencers in Your Marketing Strategy?
Robert Lingard — January 30, 2018 — January 30, 2018 Marketing is one of those subjects that, considering what it is not (namely, a religion), sometimes is overinflated with opinions. However, marketing deals with numbers, and numbers validate a procedure. Opinions can’t be considered a reliable marketing guide given that the marketplace isn’t a democracy. … Continue reading The Influencers’ Trap and the Law of Coherence
Robert Woo — December 22, 2017 — December 22, 2017 Recently, we came across a press release touting their new affiliate marketing campaign with the “top social influencers on several social media platforms.” Who are these influencers? Who knows? The PR doesn’t say, but it did get us wondering what their social media presence was … Continue reading Are Influencers More Important Than Your Social Media in 2018?
Bill Widmer — December 14, 2017 — December 14, 2017 If there’s one golden rule of marketing, this is it: It doesn’t matter how cool or revolutionary your product, service, or company is. If you’re tooting your own horn and talking about how amazing your stuff is, that’s just… not very compelling. If you have … Continue reading How to Find, Reach Out To, and Work With Influencers (Without Breaking the Bank)
Lilian Sue — November 24, 2017 — November 24, 2017 If you’ve been following my blog, you’ve probably read my posts on how unit publicity helps indie film, great advertising campaigns and tips on great tools to use to help manage social media and save time. But with the rise of influencer marketing and platforms … Continue reading How to Find & Develop Relationships with Social Media Influencers
Columnist Kevin Rowe shares tips on working with online influencers to boost your brand’s link profile, its brand visibility and traffic to your site. Kevin Rowe on October 23, 2017 You may be thinking that no one wants to share your content, but the opposite is actually true: Because they post so often, online … Continue reading 10 ways to generate links with online influencers
Personal Branding Blog — October 13, 2017 — October 13, 2017 Pixabay High-level influencer connections can help your personal brand connect with the right prospects, which can increase your visibility and sales online. How can you connect with leaders in your industry? By seeking the right relationships with individuals and business leaders who are active … Continue reading Discover How to Best Connect with Online Influencers for Your Brand
Shane Barker — September 22, 2017 Follow @shane_barker — September 22, 2017 Everyone from startups to top brands have started working with influencers to draw in more customers. Tomoson reports that not only is influencer marketing the fastest growing customer acquisition channel, it’s also the most cost-effective. And 51% of marketers claim to acquire better … Continue reading How to Leverage Social Influencers and Win Customers