Monday, 6 March 2017

INFLUENCER INTERVIEW: Aakriti Rana Gill

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Q1: In which all influencer marketing campaigns have you participated on Blogmint?
  • Blogging
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
Q2: What is your primary category?
  • Fashion
  • Travel
Q3: For the people who don’t know about you, Can you tell us a little about yourself and your blog?
A3: I am a fashion blogger and youtuber. My blog is all about fashion and traveling. My style statement is very versatile and you'll mostly see comfort over anything else in my videos. I also make YouTube videos on fashion and beauty with my best friend Shaurya. In less than a year we have over 110k subscribers.

Q4: Every website has a story behind it. What was yours? What was the motivation behind starting this Blog?
A4: I always loved fashion and my passion never got pushed away no matter what field I joined. I completed my MBA, worked in advertising for some time and started blogging part time. Soon my blog picked up and I decided to become a full time blogger.

Q5: Do you ever get stuck when writing a blog? What do you do then?
A5: I only write about the things I have knowledge about. My blog is the reflection of my thoughts and that's what there is no scope of getting stuck. Though I do take inspiration for many other international bloggers and stay updated on fashion trends

Q6: If there was one thing that you feel makes your blog stand out, what would that be?
A6: Like I mentioned, it's comfort over anything else. You'll see me styling sneakers and sunnies with the most elegant outfits. I believe you should follow trends but not at the expense of your comfort. After all you'll look more confident if you are comfortable.

Q7: If you had to few advice to newbie bloggers, what would that be?
  • Only do this if you are really passionate about it and yo let can take the risk of dedicating all your time into this.
  • Find your niche and follow your unique style instead of doing what everyone else is doing.
  • Complete your education and keep your backup ready as being successful in this field is not everyones cup of coffee since there is a stiff competition
Q8: Do you promote your blog? What promotional techniques work best for you and why?
A8: I promote my blog through various social media platforms. I have a strong hold on social media platforms specially Instagram and YouTube.

Q9: And Influencer Marketing – what it holds for bloggers?
A9: We get to work with the best of the brands, be the face for them and review them.

Q10: What do you find to be the most gratifying aspect of blogging?
A10: I feel that it's the best way to express myself. Through my blog, I am able to reach a lot of people and I am able to showcase my passion for fashion and styling.

Q11: Who has been your inspiration?
A11: Shea from Peace Love Shea.

Q12: Engaging in influencer marketing is fruitful but most of the bloggers feel there are some characteristic problems while engaging with brands. How is your experience of engaging with brands and problems, if any?
A12: There are problems when different parties are involved and chain of command is followed. The products of working on immediate deadlines, payment delays and small communication gap keeps happening.

Q13: Please let us know 1 to 2 features of Blogmint that you simply love.
A13: Love how it's one place for both influencers and brands to come together and work with each other.

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