Influence Weekly #70
April 5th, 2019

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Great Reads
Cringe and Cash: A day in the life of two of TikTok's rising stars
Lauren Godwin and Sebastian Bails are riding TikTok's wave of popularity to build their followings, but their fans aren't necessarily adoring.
I Tried Being A Fashion Instagrammer For A Year
A gonzo journalism report on why it's hard to be a digital creator and have a life with friends who don't unfollow you.
The State of Influencer Marketing 2019 from Linqia
Key findings from the survey include:
  • 57% of survey respondents reported that influencer content outperformed brand-created content.
  • 39% of digital marketers surveyed with a digital marketing budget above $500,000 plan to increase their influencer marketing budget in 2019
  • 50% indicated that measuring ROI continues to be the biggest pain point in influencer marketing
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I renamed the Influence Weekly Archives to Library
Inspired by Jimmy Daly's article "Library vs Publication" I renamed the newsletter's Archive to Library. You can search by author, publication or topic: Try searching for Case Study, Taylor Lorenz, or Entrepreneur

Jimmy's weekly newsletter Swipe File is a marketing newsletter for people "who want more from their work."
Last Week
I shared 50 Journalists Covering Influencer Marketing
Discover 50 people behind the articles. All of those listed have had articles featured in this newsletter.
Interesting People
Industry News
Collab Corner

Rebella does Stagecoach!
Rebella is hosting an exclusive event at a private residence during the Stagecoach Music Festival. A minimum of 35 influencers with over 500k followers will be available to produce sponsored content.

Previous activations have garnered brands minimum of 2-20 million impressions.

Currently looking for sponsors for any brand sponsors (Food, product, services, party supplies, etc.) that wish to be involved. They already have a pool float sponsor and 2 wine/rose alcohol sponsors.

Click here for contact info or reply and I'll put you in touch.
CreatorScape 2019: Affiliate
I'll be highlighting one section each week. Click here to see the entire Creator Economy.
These companies help creators find and set up affiliate links. A great way to make money from products you love and can already talk about. These companies do the work of dealing with advertisers.
  • Amazon Influencers - Get your own page on Amazon with a vanity URL
  • Avangate Affiliate Network - 22,000+ software products you can link to.
  • Rakuten Marketing - Partner with brands and earn commissions directly from your site.
  • ShareASale - Find products to promote. Earn a commission for referrals.
  • Clickbank - Online marketplace contains  thousands of products to choose from
  • CJ Affiliate - Work with quality brands, introduce your audience to relevant products and services
  • Shopstyle Collective - Verticals primarily are: Fashion, Beauty, Home, and Consumer Packaged Goods.
Companies I missed
  • MagicLinks - Access to over 3,000 retailers
  • SkimLink - Pick from 27,000 merchants
  • VigLink - Monetizes ordinary links to over 30,000 retailers
Edited by Andrew Kamphey in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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