Why P2P Marketing Might Be a Good Alternative to Influencer Marketing

To understand what peer-to-peer (P2P) marketing is, let’s start with an example. Recently, I was looking for a new face moisturizer. Of course, I could’ve trusted the numerous influencers I follow on Instagram, all with strong opinions regarding the “best, most effective” options available. But I wasn’t convinced these influencers had my best interest in-mind. Yes, most influencers’ (and micro-influencers) are successful because they promote valuable products. But they’re getting commission off those posts, too. So I handled my problem the old-fashioned way — I texted my friends and asked what products they use. This isn’t to say influencer marketing is ineffective….