Sanjeev Megaraj is an Instagram influencer passionate about Instagram growth and earning online. He is currently a student of Mechanical engineering in Tamilnadu.
We love getting insights from many of the influencers we work with by asking them the questions brands want to know. This week we were able to chat with one of our favorite motivational Instagram influencers with who we’ve been lucky enough to work in the past.
Sanjeev Megaraj runs the very popular @millionaire_codes and @millionaire_honey, and has a huge growing audience of over 1M followers. By sharing his Motivational content, Positive mental attitude, and rich mindset motivation in his every word.
He started to empower people with his own talent and knowledge in 2018 and now he has over 1M Followers on Instagram. This is just the beginning for Sanjeev. We caught up with Sanjeev to chat about his journey to becoming an Influencer and tips for staying positive thought and mindset.
We wanted insight from him on growing into a bigger influencer and how he is dealing with all of the recent Instagram changes. Check it out!
Q1. How Did You Get Your Start As Influencer And How Did You Decide Niche On Focus?
Sanjeev: I was studying full-time in 1st year of Mechanical engineering. In my spare time, I was using Instagram on my smartphone. I started my journey after seeing some big motivation base pages on Instagram.
Very quickly I began posting quotes related to motivation and helping people. I believe that since I dedicated my feed to motivation only I started to organically grow my audience who also enjoyed my thoughts.
Q2. How Has Your Life Changed Since Becoming An Influencer?
Sanjeev: Yes, many things changed, when the Instagram network pays. For me, since I am a contents creator and influencer by trade, I have an incredible opportunity to connect with brands in a bigger way and help bring their product to life on Instagram.
I can work from anywhere, on my own schedule, which is really important given that I have my study. I also love the opportunities that come my way. “Every person after facing a financial problem, that person will get very dull in life and forgives his talents which is worth than his life,” Sanjeev Megaraj says.
Q3. How Many Hours A Week Do You Spend Working As An Influencer And All That Goes With It?
Sanjeev: ohh….It varies! I probably spend about 16 to 18 hours a day! I always do many works like Target works for followers, Making content for them, scheduling time, etc…
Q4. What Equipment Do You Use Camera, software or editing Apps?
Sanjeev: I use my Android Phone and sometimes my laptop for all editing. I have Photoshop, Picsart, Phonto, etc…
Q5. What’s Been Your Biggest Challenge As An Influencer?
Sanjeev: My biggest challenge as an influencer is making sure that my creative ideas along with my study and family or we can say manage all the things together or via to-do lists. I grew my Instagram audience on developing motivation and rich mindset motivation in every word. I want to make sure that as I create content that keeps the audience in mind and know that I am giving them what they want so we can grow together!
Q6. What Strategies Would You Use To Generate Leads From Your Competitors?
Sanjeev: I’m just focused on what I’m doing. I do my own strategy, I always have a separate path. I’m always trying to gain first then forward it to my audience if it is better and more relatable. so I’m Just focused on quality content and keep engaging my audience.
Q7. What Time is Best For Posting Content On your Platform?
Sanjeev: According to my analytics generally 12 pm and 8 pm (IST time zone) is the best time for posting content every day. but Nowadays, The COVID-19 lockdowns have led to massive increments in social media platform use, and at times, huge moves in when users are active. This week. So, I’m Posting at 12pm ,2pm,6pm,8pm,10pm (IST).
Q8. Do you know the demographics of your following?
80% men and 20% women on @millionaire_codes and on @millionaire_honey fully women. 18-24 biggest age bracket. I have Indian Followers mostly, Chennai (Mumbai) is the most popular city.
Q9. How has your experience been working with brands?
Sanjeev: Amazing, I stay in touch with the brands that I’ve worked for, I developed many new pages, grew over 400 Instagram Accounts. A lot of the people in the industry have become friends of mine.
Q10. What platform, besides Instagram, do you think will be big in influencer marketing for 2020?
Sanjeev: Ummm…Selling products or Digital products like Online Courses, online training, e-books, downloadable music, fonts, logos, photos, graphics, etc.
Q11. What advice would you have for someone wanting to become an influencer?
Sanjeev: Each and every person should choose goals that interest them. Then they should start the progress and improve them daily. Social media is a 21st-century GOLD.
Find your talent and passion first. Share that to inspire and influence people. Invest in an Instagram page it will surely pay you back. and for youngsters – “Age is not a matter to achieve your GOALS “
Q12. How Your Followers And Reader Contact to You If They want?
Sanjeev: DM me, I read all messages on My Instagram.
Sanjeev Megaraj started a Marketing Media company named “MILLIONAIRE MEDIA“, and he believes in ” Earning a good wealth is life ” so he is working hard for his future with social media Influence.