Unfortunately, the potential for an influencer marketing crisis comes with the territory of partnering with influencers. While influencer marketing has many benefits, brands risk an influencer marketing crisis if an influencer falls out of favor with their audience or turns on your brand. Being prepared to deal with crises is the only way to go into these partnerships.
Influencer marketing is booming and becoming more and more professional. But in the hustle of jumping on the bandwagon of influencer marketing in time, some marketers forget to take some simple basics into account which are absolutely essential in the sphere of influencer marketing and trap into influencer marketing pitfalls. Working with influencers has a lot of potentials, but don’t be too casual about it!
With more and more users relying on fake likes and engagement groups to increase activity on their posts, have the times of authentic, honest and real engagement on social media come to an end?
As more of our lives take place online - producing huge amounts of data - social science researchers have the chance to develop new tools for understanding human behavior. InfluencerDB has partnered with research institutions around the world to provide data for use in this research field.
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, Who Has the Best Engagement of Them All? – Like Follower Ratio Explained
One metric that you will always stumble upon when using social media channels for your influencer marketing strategy is the Like Follower Ratio or Engagement Rate. The metric is crucial to determine how engaging an Influencer and his or her audience is.
Exceptional and fancy or gaga and silly? These are the top five crazy Instagram channels to laugh and maybe wonder about and they take the inspirational factor of Instagram to a whole new level! See in the following what you might have missed out so far on Instagram!
To continue InfluencerDB’s influencer marketing glossary, we explore new technical terms in this part such as Micro-Influencer, Media Value per Post or Outgoing Mentions.
In the previous articles of our series The 5 Steps of Successful Influencer Marketing Campaigns, the experts of German influencer marketing agency Social Match explained to us the importance of the onboarding process and how the planning of a campaign proceeds. A central part of every campaign is the matching procedure. Katharina Faber explains how she and her colleagues find and analyze influencers tailored to individual campaigns.
Have you ever made the experience of finding several accounts apparently with the same or similar name even though you were looking for just one celebrity or influencer in particular? Maybe you were not even sure whether the first or the fifth account showing in your result list was the account you were looking for. This is due to fan channels people create for certain influencers or stars and we asked ourselves: What kind of fan pages are out there and what are their intentions?
In our latest webinar, we explored how influencer marketing agencies can help brands support their influencer marketing strategies. Consulting with an influencer marketing agency can be particularly useful if your brand is a newcomer to the field or if you lack the manpower to plan and execute an influencer marketing strategy yourself. To learn more about working with agencies, we sat down with Laura Pier, managing director of the influencer marketing agency Social Match.