Eight leaders in men’s product influencers… an area 5WPR is working extensively in.
Expert Vagabond — Travel and photography Expert Vagabond, aka, Matthew Karsten is a blogger and travel photographer, who has spent the last six years working to inspire others with beautiful images and entertaining stories that he gathers during his worldwide wild adventures. Much of his photography and travel is centered around cultural experiences, outdoor activities, and natural landscapes. Through his blog and other social media accounts, over 4 million people each year enjoy what he offers.
Followers: Instagram 139k, Facebook 74k, and Twitter 28.8k.
Sharpologist – All about shaving You’ll find a lot of advertising on the website, but Sharpologist was born from a discussion on Wetshavers forum when someone said a video was needed on how to shave. But as the discussion went on, most of them felt that it would be too hard to do it the way it should be done. Teaching the background techniques and such. Mark, the founder, started with his growing business creating a YouTube video called, Introduction to Wet Shave.
Followers: Instagram 657, Facebook 1.35k, and Twitter 2.4k.
Gallucks – Men’s fashion Joel Mcloughlin, who started Gallucks, lives in central London. He makes videos about men’s fashion as well as blog posts. He started blogging about six years ago, but he was a stylist for designers, musicians, fashion apps, and television shows before starting his blogging career – which initially was just a hobby. One of his biggest followings is on YouTube with nearly 65k subscribers
Followers: Instagram 109k, Facebook 2.7k, and Twitter 5.36k.
Man Made DIY – DIY and Craft Projects ManMade began in 2010 as the editor, Chris Gardner recognized a growing need for men to have access to more creative outlets. The blog offers videos, how-to help, and design inspiration that will catch the attention of both genders. They are also connected to Curbly, their sister site.
Followers: Instagram 4k, Facebook 16.5k, and Twitter 5.86k.
Ape to Gentleman – Men’s Lifestyle, etc.
Robbie Colbie started this blog in 2009, and it’s focused on helping men evolve (not literally) from the ape to a gentleman. The blog covers male grooming, lifestyle information, and fashion. And the articles are written by leaders in those areas from around the world as well as onsite experts. The blog has won several awards including Vuelio: UK’s Top 10 Men’s Fashion and Top 10 Men’s Lifestyle blog.
Followers: Instagram 34.3k, Facebook 17.6k, and Twitter 25.9k.
Rick on the Rocks – Travel, entertainment, food, and drink Rick Fauquet lives in Florida with his wife who also has a successful blog, and their 11-year old daughter. His past career efforts included being a mixologist, musician, and actor. He says he’s an “outspoken lover of travel, entertainment, food, and libations.” But he also enjoys comic books and sports. Any of those topics can easily find their way into his blog, but he likes to get the travel posts in too since he’s been wandering the world for the last few years.
Followers: Instagram 6.77k, Facebook 1.3k, and Twitter 57.2k.
Shaan Haider – Geeky Stuff Geeky Stuff is edited by Shaan Haider who is one of the top 0.1% social media influencers as regards to travel, music, nature, the Middle East, and gadgets. On this blog, he shares reviews, and ideas about the Chinese smartphone market, budgeting for tech, unboxing, and assorted other gadgets.
Followers: Instagram 2.8k, Facebook 530, and Twitter 745.
Run Fit – Fitness Dr. Jason Karp has written at least eight books (you can check him out on Amazon). He’s a fitness expert and coach, was IDEA’s 2011 Personal Trainer of the Year. He’s based in San Diego and running is the main focus for training, but he offers other fitness services and products to customers such as soccer moms, elite runners, and the whole gamut in between. Dr. Karp also served on the President’s Council on Fitness in 2014.
Followers: Instagram 20.1k, Facebook 15k, and Twitter 35.5k.
Ronn Torossian is the Founder and CEO of the New York based public relations firm 5WPR: one of the 20 largest PR Firms in the United States.