List of top 7 social media influencers
We all have our favorites when it comes to social media influencers. Or shall I say it’s difficult to choose our favorite among so many inspiring people? Lifestyle, fashion, travel, food, and so many other categories exist. It’s up to us who we choose to get the inspiration from. The people you follow on social media can say a lot about what influences you. For me, I seek out thought leaders who offer insight into how to live a fulfilling life.
There are many social media platforms with many influencers. From actors, music bands, entrepreneurs to makeup artists, comedians, and authors, everyone’s an influencer. And all of them are doing their best in their respective fields which makes it more difficult for us to pick top influencers.
However, we’ve managed to pick some top influencers. Don’t worry, we’re not going to talk about people running famous and luxurious brands. We will bring some names who are putting inspirational content on digital platforms. People who are influencing millions of people around the world through their content.
Below are some of the influencers, we’d recommend you to follow. So, keep scrolling and allow us to introduce these inspiring people.
1. Khaby Lame
Most of us are aware of this social media star who gained popularity in 2020 without murmuring a single word in his videos. He is based in Chivasso, Italy. Lame, as of 2021, has the second-highest number of followers on TikTok. Known for his life hack videos, he makes fun of overly complicated life hack videos. His videos teach us that life is not as complicated as we make it. His videos make the audience burst into laughter.
2. Jay Shetty
He is an author, a life coach, podcaster, and a former monk, making wisdom go viral. With about 64 million downloads, his podcast On Purpose has featured Alicia Keys, Khloe Kardashian, and Kobe Bryant. Speaking about mental health and life purpose, he has appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, A Little Late with Lilly Singh, and Today. His Instagram is a place you can visit anytime to get some inspiration. The message he is putting out in the world is inspiring millions of people.
3. Kayla Itsines
Kayla is a fitness instructor from Australia. She has created a zero-equipment program for fitness enthusiasts as well as a pregnancy fitness program. Along with fitness tips, Kayla also discusses nutrition and healthy living. Lastly, she stresses the importance of taking care of yourself and having a support system. Being a woman in a profession that is heavily dominated by men inspires many.
4. Zach King
Zach is best known for his optical illusion or “magic” videos. He also posts relatively silly videos like snorkeling in his bathtub during the COVID-19 beach closure in California. Another video shows him trying to find spare change for a parking meter. Ultimately, his sense of humor contributes to his popularity.
5. Huda Kattan
Huda, the name is very popular when we talk about makeup influencers. Her ancestry is from Iraq and she is known for her exotic beauty. She is not just an Instagrammer but also a makeup artist and blogger and recognized as an expert in the field of make-up and beauty. She also has experience working as a celebrity makeup artist and stylist for Revlon. After graduating from college, she started a beauty blog, which was later transformed into an Instagram account and makeup line.
6. Charli d’Amelio
A 17 years old girl who is very famous on social media platforms. She is a social media personality and dancer who began posting videos on the video-sharing platform TikTok in 2019. In a short time, she gained an impressive following and was the most followed creator on the platform. Apart from being a TikTok sensation, she has authored a book, hosted a podcast, launched a nail polish line, a mattress, and launched a makeup line. According to Forbes, she is the first person to earn both 50 million and 100 million followers on the app.
7. Lele Pons
The Venezuelan-American celebrity began her career on social media. She is an influencer, actress, singer, and model, becoming the first Viner to reach one billion loops on the now-defunct Vine app before it closed in 2016. After that, she created comedy content for YouTube and accumulated over 17M subscribers. She is a brand ambassador for Tarte Cosmetics, and she has also begun to sing and model.
So these were some popular and well-known influencers. Do let us know who is your favorite influencer. And what inspires you the most about them.