Having an online presence is a skill that many people aspire to have. When you are followed by numerous people online, you will be able to inspire them and share your experience. Many people work hard to become influential and make a career out of their online and social media presence. There is no one right way to become an online public figure, get people to follow you, and listen to what you have to say. However, there are some ways you can try to boost your social media skills and get more people to trust what you have to say. 


3 Tips To Help You Become More Inspirational Online

1. Be Confident

When it comes to inspiring people on the internet, you will need to take command from very early on. Online viewers are always eager to know everything about the person addressing them and what they have to share. So they will not waste any time if they do not feel like you are in command. You will need to be confident and assertive for your viewers to connect better with you and start trusting what you have to say. Make sure your confidence is supported by experience though, as your followers will not just believe anything you say or do unless you can support it. So keep in mind that confidence comes with responsibility towards your audience. 

2. Be Honest

Online viewers like watching life coaches and influencers that they can relate to. When people are logging into websites about life coaching, they expect the professional talking to them to be as honest as possible and to share their own experiences in a transparent way that leaves no room for mistrust. That is why if you are trying to inspire people and get them to really follow your guidance, you need to be incredibly honest with them and let them in on all your experiences and thoughts so that they can relate to you on another level. 

2. Challenge Followers

If you have an online platform where you address your viewers from time to time, then it can be a good idea to challenge them a little in order to inspire them in the long run. Online viewers seek inspiration online when they are fed up with real life and what goes on in their day-to-day circumstances. So when they view your content online in order to get inspired, you should try to challenge them a little and get them to walk out of their comfort zones and try new things. The way you challenge them does not have to be anything too complicated; you can even simply inspire them to challenge themselves by showing them how you may have challenged yourself in the past and succeeded. 

Skills You Need Online 

The key to inspiring people online is to have the right personality and be a born leader who can talk to people and get to them without too much trouble. However, even if you have the right personality to get the job done, you still need to learn some skills so that you can shine in the busy online crowd without any issues. Those skills include learning how to communicate and engage with your online followers in a way that makes them feel heard and appreciated. You should also know some social media skills that can help you shine a little brighter and ensure everyone in your target audience is getting to your content without any problems. 

Why Online Influence is Important

From time to time, people like to go online to get inspired and find people who can motivate them to get their lives in order one way or another. This is where online media and influencers play a huge part in people’s lives as they can help them change the way they live and stay motivated by simply sharing their own thoughts and experiences in a positive manner that promotes success. 

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Inspiring people online is a skill that not many people have. However, if you have the right personality and want to start making a difference online, then all you will need to do is be honest, confident, and challenge your followers in a way that keeps them engaged and motivated. Remember that everything you say online can affect your followers in one way or the other, so make sure you watch everything you say and think of your viewers the whole time. Try to develop your online and social media skills so that you can engage with your audience in a positive manner and use your platform in the best way possible. 

By Jim O Brien/CEO

CEO and expert in transport and Mobile tech. A fan 20 years, mobile consultant, Nokia Mobile expert, Former Nokia/Microsoft VIP,Multiple forum tech supporter with worldwide top ranking,Working in the background on mobile technology, Weekly radio show, Featured on the RTE consumer show, Cavan TV and on TRT WORLD. Award winning Technology reviewer and blogger. Security and logisitcs Professional.