As momentum for brands on social media continues to build, it’s no surprise that PepsiCo’s Global Director of Digital and Social Media, Bonin Bough, hailed influencer relationship management as the future of digital marketing.
On the fence about hiring a social media influencer? You’re not alone. Many marketers debate whether their brands could benefit from partnering with social media influencers and recent research has found the new digital strategy quite effective. According to a McKinsey study, social, word-of-mouth marketing delivers more than twice the sales of typical paid advertising. […]
From Expedia to Pepsi, companies across almost every industry are partnering with influencers to deepen their consumer base. A 2015 study showed eight out of 10 marketers who have used influencer marketing campaigns found it effective, according to eMarketer.