As influencer marketing has grown more popular across a range of industries, even traditional holdouts like the luxury segment are getting more active testing creator-driven campaigns. One segment where this is increasingly the case is for marketing luxury products like travel, where the growing demand for social media content, combined with the more accessible/aspirational nature of creator content is leading to a surge in influencer-driven luxury marketing campaigns. Who are some of the top creators in the luxury travel segment? What are they posting about? And who are they reaching with their audience? We used Captiv8’s insights tool to take a closer look.
Top Luxury Travel Creators
We examined the #luxurytravel hashtag on Instagram, a topic which has more than 1.87 million posts, to find some of the creators with the top reach and audience. Among the top creators generating luxury travel content:
Marina, Beau, Murad and Jennifer all have individual accounts, while Luxury World Traveler and Beautiful Destinations are group accounts run by multiple individuals. Marina, Beau and Jennifer tend to post glamorous snaps of themselves jet-setting between luxurious travel hotspots like Italy, South Africa, Dubai and the South Pacific. Meanwhile, Beautiful Destinations focuses on exactly what the name would imply: gorgeous landscapes from around the world. Murad has gotten famous for an iconic image of him holding his partner’s hand as they explore some of the world’s most famous tourism hotspots. Last but not least, Luxury World Travel highlights some of the world’s most opulent resorts, hotels and cruise ships.
Luxury Travel Audience
Using Captiv8’s insights tool, we also took a closer look at the demographics of social media users who tend to engage with luxury travel content. Much as you might expect, it’s an upscale bunch, with plenty of opportunity for marketing campaigns:
Integrating Creator Content into Luxury Travel Campaigns
Wondering how your brand might integrate luxury travel content from a creator into an upcoming campaign? Here’s a few best practices:
There’s a world of luxurious attractions just waiting for marketers and wanderlusting consumers to explore. Ready to take your own brand’s luxury travel campaign to the elite level? Contact the Captiv8 team today to learn more.