Instagram is a massive platform for businesses to get their products and services out there, and we’ve watched local digital creators grow into their own brand identities through social media content marketing.
From funky cafés, hipster local businesses, and an intense art scene; it’s no surprise that this beautiful city has produced a diverse pool of social personalities. We’ve chosen these Portland-based influencers to feature because they’ve shown us how to transform their social media presence into successful careers.
Kait is a teacher and co-founder of the KAIT app, which provides guided programs of music-driven workouts fused with meditation. Her mission is to showcase her knowledge by offering her audience tools to help tap into your inner strength. You can download her app today and get a free 14-day trial to start.
Vanessa and Vicki are massive foodies and travel guides from Vancouver, Canada but are now based in Portland. It’s clear from their content that they have an insatiable appetite for all types of food, and they even have a frequently updated blog where they write about their experiences with food, travel, and a guide to living in Portland.
Nick is a creative photographer who believes in the power of a well-told story through visual creative work. His content is stunning, from mountain top views to a birds-eye view of an Autumn forest, his captivating images won’t disappoint. You can connect with Nick directly and view more of his work through his website.
Mochi & Taro are two corgis living their best life in Portland. With nearly 50,000 followers, they’ve collaborated with several brands (all dog-friendly), and even sell personalized stickers through their website. All proceeds from purchases will be donated to various organizations supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.
Marisa is a fashion and lifestyle influencer and Youtuber. We loved her recent video where she features a tour of her apartment and highlights affordable furniture & decor so do you don’t have to break the bank.
Kassala is a content creator, social media specialist, and model. Her feed is gorgeous and showcases minimalism at its finest. She caught our attention after posting her makeup routine on Instagram, showcasing which products she uses to maintain smooth & healthy skin.
Brooke is a photographer & illustrator, whose content will make you want to quit your job and go on a backpacking adventure. He’s been canyoneering in Utah, driving his van for 9 hours to Colorado, and exploring the oceans surrounding Maui. Anyone else feeling the travel bug yet?
Sam is a lifestyle and wellness content creator with a passion for photography. Her mission with launching Sam Living Photo is to create emotional, timeless photographs. Visit her photography account to view her captivating images and portraits.
Crystalin is the founder of a lifestyle, fashion, and parent blog, which she describes as a destination for her audience to read about topics related to personal style and a look into her life. She also gives a lot of insight into motherhood, maternity outfits, and life after giving birth to her adorable daughter, Harper.
Alivia is a content creator with a passion for sustainability and intentional living. Her photos are mesmerizing and immersed with shades of green and orange — making you feel like it’s Autumn all year round. On her website, she describes herself as a travel photographer, social influencer, and environmental activist. She’s recently partnered with Clark Shoes and clothing brand Theory, & you can reach out to her directly for collaborations.