10 Tips For Growing Your Influence On Social Media

However, if you’re focusing on presence, you’re missing the point. Just because your posts make their way down lots of newsfeeds or your list of followers is growing doesn’t prove that you hold much sway in your industry. It doesn’t mean that you’re an influencer yet. An influencer has amazing bonds with their followers, earns conversions, make people listen intently and can create change within their industries.

A tip from millennial social media influencers to help you become one.

Get really personal

“Look at popular and influential bloggers like Dan Pearce, Pat Flynn and Jenny Lawson. They’re well known for posting some gut wrenchingly personal stuff on business, mental illness, divorce, self-esteem, and a variety of issues. If you want to become a social media superstar, embrace vulnerability and share really personal stuff that people can resonate with and learn from.” – Zoriy Birenboym, CEO of eAutoLease.