The amount of digital content that’s produced daily is mind blowing. With so much online noise, readers are getting smart about who they turn to for inspiration and advice, and meanwhile, they’re filtering out the rest. They’re turning to influencers that have earned their trust by constantly providing the best inspiration.
According to a recent infographic by The Shelf, 92 percent of consumers trust recommendations from other people – even someone they don’t know – over brand content. This changes the scope of marketing for every brand trying to get in front of their target demographic. In turn, they’re creating strategic partnerships with niche influencers to tell their brand story in an authentic way, tap into their audience, build trust, and ultimately, increase their sales.
To learn more about the emerging space of influencer marketing, take a peek at the below infographic.
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