A social media influencer is an individual or business entity, establishing a niche for himself/herself in a particular industry, and due to his/her knowledge, know-how, affability and the ability to engage well with others, these people can build a commendable following for themselves. Their online community or audience follow and trust them, even more than they would probably trust their own social circles. There are two things are considered important to measure the success of a social media influencer.
The top social media influencers on Instagram are being pursued by relevant brands in their industry for brand promotions and collaborations. Through this, brands can gain the connection with the influencer’s audience and tap his potential to grow further.
The top Indian Instagram influencers are as below:
Followers: 38.6 Million
Instagram Profile: https://www.instagram.com/jannatzubair29/
Jannat Zubair Rahmani is a television actress who is well-known for her role in the Colors TV Series Phulwa. Well, she was also seen in the popular movie Hichki last year. She started her career as a child artist and is 17 years old. She has a YouTube channel called Complete Styling with Jannat Zubair.
Followers: 29.6 Million
Instagram Profile: https://instagram.com/anushkasen0408?utm_medium=copy_link
Anushka Sen is an Indian Actress and a Social Media Influencer, as she has been seen as the prominent characters in movies like Country of Blind. She has also played the lead role of Rani Laxmi Bai in an TV show Jhansi Ki Rani and also did few other prominent shows on Indian television shows and Web series.
Followers: 27.2 Million
Instagram Profile: https://www.instagram.com/avneetkaur_13/
Avneet Kaur is an actress who was last seen portraying the role of Princess Yasmin in SAB TV’s popular show, Aladdin – Naam Toh Suna Hoga. She started her career as a contestant on the popular TV Show – Dance India Dance Li’l Masters. From then, she has also been part of different musical albums, web series and films. She is also constantly active on her social media accounts.
Followers: 23.3 Million
Instagram Profile: https://www.instagram.com/riyaz.14/
Riyaz Aly is another young actor, who went crazily viral because of his lip-sync videos on Tik Tok, which are quite popular. Born in Bhutan, Riyaz’s chocolate boy image and his awesome videos have made him a social media star and influencer, as he has many fans too.
Followers: 25.5 Million
Instagram Profile: https://www.instagram.com/arishfakhan138/
An actress and model by profession, Arishfa Khan is surely one of the young social media influencers who has a huge fan following. Starting her career in 2012 as a child artist, she is present on other social media channels like Tik Tok and YouTube too, and her Dubsmash videos are quite popular amongst her audience.
Followers: 5.5 Million
Instagram Profile: https://www.instagram.com/_aashikabhatia_/
Aashikaa Bhatia is an actress and a dancer and played the central role in the TV series Meera. She is originally from Surat and she started her career as a child artist. Well, the actress has also worked in big banner films and TV commercials too.
Followers: 9.8 Million Instagram
Siddharth Nigam is an actor who works majorly for Indian TV. He was also seen in movies like Dhoom 3, and he is well known for his role of Aladdin in Sab TV’s famous show Aladdin. He is also an acclaimed gymnast and have won a gold medal at national level gymnastics.
Followers: 12.8 Million
Instagram Profile: https://www.instagram.com/awez_darbar/
As a choreographer and entertainer, Awez Darbar is quite famous for making amazing content for Tik Tok and also has a great fan following for his dancing skills. He has also received the title of Crowned Tik-Tok comedian, as he has many fans who admire his skills.
Followers: 2.1 Million
Instagram Profile: https://instagram.com/kushakapila?utm_medium=copy_link
Kusha Kapila, with 2074 posts till date, posts on a variety of topics which includes entertainment, fashion, comedy, skincare, videos on socially relevant topics etc. She started as a fashion writer and forecaster and became famous overnight through iDiva’s South Delhi Girls videos.
Followers: 1.4 Million
Instagram Profile: https://instagram.com/dollysingh?utm_medium=copy_link
Dolly Singh is a senior content writer with iDiva. Hailing from the small city of Nanital, she is well known for her comic and funny videos. Along with Kusha Kapila, she too an internet sensation after the success of their show, the South Delhi Girls. A political science graduate, she started her career with fashion blogging.