Mihlali On How To Make Money As An Influencer!
The gorgeous and talented Mihlali Ndamase was a guest not so long ago on Metro FM’s Breakfast show, the Fresh Breakfast.
One of the things she was asked about was how does one make a living as an influencer? A question that a lot of aspiring influencers sometimes struggle to find a clear answer to. “What you need to decide on is the space you want to be in; depending on what is it that you do. That helps you to know which brands you need to align yourself with”, said the make-up artist when asked by DJ Fresh how one goes about making money as an influencer.
“I think just getting your content sponsored. It doesn’t necessarily have to be a thing where you’re advertising and you’re just talking about anything just because there’s a check being thrown your way. You can work with brands that you actually like and appreciate- brands that you genuinely do use already. It is great when you’re paid to talk about something that you really like”, she further added.
It is important to also highlight that Mihlali did stress the fact that engagement with one’s followers is very important. It’s return on investment for the brand that is advertising.
Check out the full podcast here and keep up with Mihlali on social media.