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Influencer Marketing For Dummies

Influencer Marketing For Dummies

Kristy Sammis, Cat Lincoln, Stefania Pomponi, Jenny Ng (With), Edita Gassmann Rodriguez (With), Judy Zhou (With)

ISBN: 978-1-119-11392-8

Nov 2015

312 pages

$17.99

Description

The easy way to get 'in' with influencer marketing

Are you a marketing guru looking to stay at the top of your game? Then you need to be in the know on influencer marketing. A hybrid of content marketing and native advertising, influencer marketing is an established trend in marketing that identifies and targets individuals with influence over potential buyers. Although this has usually meant focusing on popular celebrities and Internet personalities, there is a new wave of 'everyday consumers' that can have a large impact. In Influencer Marketing For Dummies, you'll find out how to market to those who rock social media—and, subsequently, grow your brand.

Influencer marketing relies on building strong relationships with customers. With the help of this hands-on, friendly guide, you'll discover how to build superior customer service and experience, make strong interactions with customers, and encourage organic and authentic sharing about your brand. Measure the most impact that content has on your overall marketing strategy

  • Find influencers: it's not just a numbers game or a 'who's who' of social media
  • Engage with influencers once you've found them
  • Recognize the best practices of influencer marketing and outreach

If you're a marketer, media agency professional, business owner, or anyone else who works hard to bring brands, products, and services to the largest audience possible, Influencer Marketing For Dummies is the go-to guide you don't want to be without.

Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started with Influencer Marketing 5

Chapter 1: Influencer Marketing 101 7

Chapter 2: Digging Deeper into Influencer Marketing 25

Part II: Identifying Influencers 39

Chapter 3: The Best Influencers: The Power of Women on Your Bottom Line 41

Chapter 4: The New Rules of Engagement 51

Chapter 5: Outsourcing Influencer Marketing 65

Part III: The Main Platforms for Influencer Marketing 71

Chapter 6: Blog Influencers 73

Chapter 7: Instagram Influencers 89

Chapter 8: Twitter Influencers 103

Chapter 9: Facebook Influencers 117

Chapter 10: Pinterest Influencers 127

Chapter 11: Video Influencers 139

Part IV: Measuring Your Success 153

Chapter 12: Meeting Metrics 155

Chapter 13: Integrating Influencer Marketing with Your Sales Funnel 167

Chapter 14: Using the Type of Marketing You Need: Influencer or Direct Marketing 175

Chapter 15: Setting and Measuring the Right Goals for Your Influencer Marketing Campaigns 185

Part V: Creating Stellar Influencer Marketing Campaigns 193

Chapter 16: The Six Secrets to Influencer Marketing Success 195

Chapter 17: Putting It All Together 207

Chapter 18: Five Pros Doing It Right 215

Part VI: The Part of Tens 225

Chapter 19: Ten Reasons Influencer Marketing Campaigns Fail 227

Chapter 20: Ten Online Resources for Influencer Marketing Information 237

Appendix: Federal Trade Commission Guidelines 243

Index 249