Episode 27: Be Best Friends With Your Audience with Kamelia Britton

Episode Overview

Want more followers on social media? Here’s a clue: Be human online. 

Kamelia Britton is an amazing human online with a huge following on Instagram. She began by sharing the travel hacks that allowed her to zip around the world on modest means. Today she sports 224,000 followers on Instagram and she’s sharing her success story and strategies with people and companies everywhere via her blog hackerette.com.

There is no magic formula to building a social following, there is no sustainable hack that will attract brands to you and generate revenue online. Kamelia is here to share real world, actionable ways to grow your influence that you can do TODAY…if you’re ready and logged in. 

About Today’s Guest

Kamelia Britton is a Travel & Lifestyle Influencer who was named one of the Top 50 Travel Influencers of the year at the 2018 Influencer Awards in Monaco. She’s had successful partnerships with major lifestyle brands such as Expedia, Coca-Cola, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Herbal Essences, Dasani, Godiva, and many more. Kamelia has created beautiful travel content in partnership with luxury brands such as The Four Seasons, The Fairmont, The Intercontinental Hotel, Kandima Maldives, Calabash Cove St. Lucia, and the San Diego International Film Festival.


On today’s podcast…

:49 – It’s amazing what a shower (and exercise) can do for a girl.

5:43 – Kamelia began as a nurse and became a Jill of all trades in business social media

9:52 – How Kamelia built a following and attracted brands TO HER

13:25 – The two things happened that helped Kamelia go viral

18:05 – Getting good at asking for what you’re worth

21:07 – Why do you even want 10,000 followers?

23:21 – Being best friends with your audience

26:48 – What happens to people like Kamelia if Instagram closes shop?

29:30 – If you don’t overgive, you’ll limit what you can get

32:55 – It never hurts to be kind and build a relationship

37:00 – The tools that have built Kamelia’s brand have changed over time but it all comes back to one thing

41:30 – Passion drives the hunger

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More about Gina

Gina Trimarco is CEO/Founder of Pivot10 Results (training and strategy company) and Carolina Improv Company (comedy club and school). She has 25+ years of experience in marketing, sales, operations and people training. Gina combines street smarts and improv comedy skills with her experience in the corporate and entrepreneurial worlds, which sets her apart from her competition. A true Chicago city girl, her much older father trained her in sales starting at the age of 10, working in flea markets. 

More about Rachel

Rachel Pitts is a Mom, Realtor, Author, and Creator of The Closing Curve, a new real estate software focused on enhancing the buyer experience. With a background in show business, her motto is: Entertain. Inform. Inspire. Find Rachel on social media as RachelonRealEstate, at www.rachelonrealestate.com and www.theclosingcurve.com and pick up her book, The Gift of Wreckage on Amazon

More about Keith Walters

As Managing Principal of Walters Dev Group, LLC, Keith currently assists companies via board and advisory roles. Keith has spent more than 30 years using a strong entrepreneurial focus to lead, advise and grow very successful businesses. His focus on operational excellence brings stability into organizations he leads and guides. Through a unique management system focused on company growth and strong culture development Keith helps build businesses that are true talent magnets.

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