What Micro-Influencers Can Do For You

What Micro-Influencers Can Do For You

Micro-influencer—what’s that? Along with influencer marketing, micro-influencer is the term all modern marketers have added to their repertoire. Nevertheless, what does micro-influencer mean and how can brands benefit? Though there isn’t a standard definition for the term (yet), I like how Forbes defines it, “More and more, brands are turning to people with far fewer numbers and followers—sometimes even as …

Digital Influencers vs. Celebrities: Who's Best For Brands?

Digital Influencers vs. Celebrities: Who’s Best For Brands?

As more companies and brands are choosing digital influencers to be the face of their brands, marketers are seeing a shift in who consumers look to for the latest trends, products, and lifestyle aspiration. According to a recent eConsultancy survey, nearly 60% of fashion and beauty brands have an influencer marketing strategy in place, and a further 21% plan to invest …

What’s the state of influencer marketing in 2017?

What’s the state of influencer marketing in 2017?

According to a study from market research company eMarketer last year, influencer marketing is rapidly growing in part because it can yield more authentic content – and it can help combat ad avoidance among consumers. At a recent panel sponsored by influencer marketing platform Julius, in partnership with The Drum, influencer marketing experts gathered to talk about what influencer marketing …

How the rise of micro-influencers is dependent on AI

How the rise of micro-influencers is dependent on AI

Celebrity influencers are not the only online communicators who encourage us to buy. Data analytics studies show that micro-influencers also have a large part to play in encouraging us to purchase. But it is not only celebrities that sway us. Studies have shown that micro-influencers are 10 times more likely to influence purchases than celebrities and are changing the way …

What’s the state of influencer marketing in 2017?

What’s the state of influencer marketing in 2017?

According to a study from market research company eMarketer last year, influencer marketing is rapidly growing in part because it can yield more authentic content – and it can help combat ad avoidance among consumers. At a recent panel sponsored by influencer marketing platform Julius, in partnership with The Drum, influencer marketing experts gathered to talk about what influencer marketing …

7 Reasons Why Influencer Marketing will Explode in 2017

7 Reasons Why Influencer Marketing will Explode in 2017

Influencer Marketing is a new term for a practice that has been part of marketing for a very long time. From celebrity and professional endorsements, through to sponsorship deals with sports stars and teams, not forgetting embedded marketing in the form of product placement in movies and TV shows. The premise was – and still is, to some degree – …

Why Influencer Marketing Will Explode in 2017

Why Influencer Marketing Will Explode in 2017

Influencer Marketing is a new term for a practice that has been part of marketing for a very long time. From celebrity and professional endorsements, through to sponsorship deals with sports stars and teams, not forgetting embedded marketing in the form of product placement in movies and TV shows. The premise was – and still is, to some degree – …