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Leading Canadian Social Media Marketing Influencers

Leading Canadian Social Media Marketing Influencers

Social Media marketing is a very powerful tool to convey messages. From news alerts to trending topics, social media has become the first choice to send out news. It can be very effective if used properly. It can equally cause damage if used improperly. 

But there are certain people who have mastered social media marketing and attracted a huge follower base just by being themselves. Following are the top 5 people that influence Canadian social media.  

Lilly Singh

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This Canadian personality brought herself into fame the moment she created a YouTube channel. Lilly Singh’s videos have got over 1.9 billion views. Better known as “Superwoman’, her username on YouTube, her channel has around 11 million subscribers. She is also one of the highest paid YouTube stars.  

She is ranked number one in 2017 in the entertainment category of Forbes Top Influencers list. Her videos include day to day stuff that people complain about and most of her videos feature herself in different characters. Her videos also include her meeting celebrities and famous personalities.  

Lauren Riihimaki 

 

Adding to the list of top social media influencers it’s Lauren Riihimaki. Born in Canada, she’s more popular by her username which is LaurDIY where DIY is the acronym for Do It Yourself. She is very popular for her Do It Yourself videos on YouTube that offer fashion advice. 

Lauren started to post on YouTube when she was at college. She reached 1 million subscribers in September 2014. Currently, she has more than 5 million subscribers.  

Furious Pete 

Peter Czerwinski, famously known as Furious Pete, is a Toronto-based YouTuber. What makes him different from other YouTubers is that he documents himself doing insane eating challenges. Some of them include eating 100 chicken nuggets as fast as he can. He also tours restaurants beating the records created there. 

Just watching his videos will make you hungry. His capacity to eat such a large amount will leave you shocked. He is someone who can keep you entertained in each of his videos.  

Andrew Knapp

 Andrew Knapp

 

Andrew has around 598,000 followers on Instagram. The reason behind his popularity is his little dog, called Momo. In most of the pictures he takes, his little dog is found hiding somewhere.  

Technically his dog is the reason for his fame, but his creativity in taking pictures definitely deserves credit. As of now, Andrew is working on a children’s book. He’s also worked with top brands like Volvo and Motorola.  

Matthew Santoro 

Matt is literally a know-it-all. He creates and publishes videos on YouTube that covers pretty much everything. His videos like top tens and amazing facts will leave you awestruck. If you want to impress someone, you can refer Matt’s videos to get information.  

Social media has become an incredible way to rise to fame without needing to go through traditional channels. Whatever your talent, there’s always a way to become famous and well known. It’s also a viable method of making a sizable income without having to work a regular day job. All it takes it a lot of effort, dedication, and tons of creativity.