A lot of people has made a career out of social media which includes Instagram.
An influencer is a person who has influence in a specific area. So, I will say an Instagram influencer is a social media user who has a lot of followers and a lot of engagement with his or her followers. Getting a lot of followers might not be the issue because a lot of apps has been readily been made available on iOS store and android play store which can help you reach your maximum number of followers you might be targeting.
The gig is how to stay on a particular niche to cause a lot of engagement with your followers.
Companies actually approach users who has a lot of followers to market for them so they pay them but one of the requirement they tend to look out for is how active and organic your users are.
To become an influencer doesn’t take a day job but it takes hard work and passion. You will need to master at what you do.
- Develop interest in a particular field or niche and just stay right on it.
- Get to know what your users usually talks or comment about when you make any post.
- Consistency is one of the keys to become successful at whatever you do. You will have to be discipline and know what you are doing.
- Try and be responsive as much as possible.
- Do a little more of give away.
Doing the above is one of the few keys to get you to be successful on Instagram. Instagram is a a big platform which has a lot of million users worldwide. To get a share of their pie, you will need to know how to play your end game.