How to Become an Instagram Influencer

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In Vulture’s video series, The Deep End, our video producer Madison Mills finds out out how hard it is to make it in New York by trying various careers she has no experience with whatsoever.

What does it take to become an Instagram influencer? I have no idea. My Instagram is 90 percent pictures of my mom and 10 percent clips of the videos I produce. Regardless, I decided to try and become an influencer in one afternoon with Areta Chen, a micro-influencer with 45,000 followers.

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I Tried to Become an Instagram Influencer