Influencer marketing has become a mainstay topic in the C-Suite and is showing no signs of disappearing. In the last year alone, the burning question on every marketer’s mind has quickly evolved from, “Should we?” to “How do we?”
Now that the value of having an influencer marketing strategy has been agreed on, the many variables that go into a successful influencer program also must be acknowledged. Influencers come in all shapes and sizes and can be found in virtually every pocket of the web, but one thing remains constant: the messenger matters. The brands that are nurturing long-term relationships with micro-influencers (those with a reach of 10,000 or fewer) are the brands that will enjoy the greatest rewards.