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Tips on How to Become an Influencer

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It seems influencers are ruling the world these days. Everywhere you look, be it in any field of business, it is the people with the maximum number of followers who are making the most amount of money. The funny thing about becoming an influencer is that unlike most other businesses, it takes very little investment. At least, in terms of money, but you will have to give it all the time you’ve got.

Since influencers are so popular, more people nowadays dream of becoming one. To do that, you have to think of a niche that suits you best. Moreover, you also need to lose all your inhibitions. Part of being an influencer is continuously being in the eye of the public. As a result, unless you have a thick skin and can take compliments and criticism in equal amounts, you won’t last long. Once mentally prepared to take on the challenge, it is time to get down to a strategy that will help you become an influencer as fast as possible.

Be Visual

Our content nowadays is such that you have to be visual to stand out. Whether it is posting photos on Instagram or making videos for TikTok, the more you interact with your audience, the better the chance of influencing them. Moreover, since there are so many people trying to do the same thing, it is equally essential that the quality of your product is the best. Merely posting photos will not get you social media followers. You need to make sure that these photos or video content is unique and stands out, for it to get noticed.

Tips on How to Become an Influencer

Make a Video

Okay, so we are not talking about that kind of a video, although it would undoubtedly put you in the limelight really fast. Since most people like to keep our personal lives, private, the other option is to make entertaining videos that everyone enjoys watching. As a content creator and future influencer, one place to start is by watching some of the viral videos already uploaded on channels like YouTube. People particularly like animal videos, funny accidents, and ingenious chain reaction machines that you can then replicate in your own way. Remember, all it takes for you to become famous is one video, so keep trying different things and see how your audience reacts to them.

Be Controversial

Not easy for everyone, but several influencers became famous because they were controversial. However, this is a double-edged sword, and it can very easily backfire as well. So, if you plan to create a controversy by joining a hot topic of debate, make sure you do that for the right reason and can back it up. Moreover, controversy is useful when you are new and don’t have a huge follower base. It isn’t always the best tactic when you are already an influencer as it can make you unpopular amongst your present audience.

Start A Blog

To become an influencer by starting a blog takes a long time, but it is more rewarding. There are many travel and fashion bloggers in the world right now who get to go to places, stay in the top hotels and make money from it. However, all of them have had to slog it out to reach that point in their career. If you are passionate about something, and becoming an influencer is not a priority, blogging is the way to go.

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FinRik Academy and Owlet collaborates in a partnership that will improve ease of doing business for entrepreneurs

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Open source online marketplace for teaching and learning courses collaborations with fast growing online marketplace, Owlet to open up new opportunities for entrepreneurs to be able to teach more about there process on the Owlette platform weeks after exceeding 3million orders.
With Owlet focused on expanding the frontiers of opportunities for business sellers, investment seekers and social media influencers, FinRik Academy, a product of FinRik Technologies is focused giving instructors a platform where anyone can build courses on their preferred topics, with access to enabling tools that supports live classes, uploading prerecorded videos, pdf, offer quiz etc.

The-Owlet is a social media marketing agency that specializes in social media management services for resellers. It bridges the social media gap between clients and their prospective customers, harnessing expertise on social media to engage customers with content, maintain the pages and promote products to increase revenue. Business owners looking to expand through social media can depend on The-Owlet to curate a social media strategy for their business with the aim of increasing reach/visibility and sales. With this new partnership entrepreneurs would be able to create courses about there business with options to make it paid or free using FinRik Academy.

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Poco Lee introduced me to Olamide – Bella Shmurda

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Dagbana Republik forefront act, Bella Shmurda in an interview with Pulse NG had nothing but praises to heap on celebrity dancer, social media influencer and very close friend –Poco Lee — who he says actually introduced him to Olamide ‘Baddo’, Zlatan Ibile and a host of other top mainstream artistes from Nigeria.

For me, meeting Zlatan, meeting Olamide Baddo and most of these people was through Poco Lee” Bella Shmurda starts with, going on, he says Poco Lee heard the original version of “Vision 2020” and immediately liked it so much he “gingered” Bella to shoot the video, Poco Lee posted it on his Instagram page which was how Nigerian music legend, Olamide got wind of the song.

Olamide who showed interest in “Vision 2020” from the onset, reached out to Bella Shmurda through Poco Lee for the remix, hit up accredited music producer—ID Cabasa—for the production. Well, the rest is history. “Vision 2020” was Bella Shmurda’s debut hit single and introduction to the Nigerian music scene; it appeared on his first music project, the EP—“High Tension”.

Poco Lee also spoke of Olamide in high regards, comparing the love shown him by ‘Baddo’ to how he treats his record label signee, Fireboy DML. He says: “He did everything he could do for Fireboy without me signing any paper.” Bella Shmurda has since then gone to collaborate with Olamide on the 2020 “Triumphant” off “Carpe Diem” album.

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Quality tech gadget retailer, PacoX takes its service to a whole new level with a new collaboration with Gamp; full story here

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According to new research, 70% of smartphone issues are broken screens and it would cost about 30-40% of the value of your device to replace a broken screen. Aside from defacing screens, another research shows users feel embarrassed using a smartphone with a broken screen in public.

Here is the catch, PacoX will be offering a FREE screen protection plan for 180 days when you buy selected smartphones or PCs from them and this Screen Protection Service will be powered by Gamp

The SPP save you up to 80% of All cost required when your screen breaks.

If you are not buying any device soon, it also means you can now buy your Screen Protection Plan for your current device from PacoX.

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