Top Athletes Have Found The Best Way To Connect With Fans

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It’s not all about how many followers they have, it’s about how they use Instagram to communicate with the fans.

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Rickie Fowler
(1.6m Followers)

Besides using Insta to promote Mercedes Benz, he also shares his love for the outdoors and fine living when he is not on the course.

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Mike Tyson
(7.9m Followers)

Gone are the days of the ring but this heavyweight still packs a punch in Insta promoting his many business ventures and fighters.

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DeMarcus Cousins
(2.9m Followers)

Besides blazin the courts, Boogie is also firing up sales of his DMC apparels and street wear on Insta.

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J.R. Smith
(4.3m Followers)

J.R. is proud to show that family is the top of his priorities. His Insta is filled with his family’s feed and a bit about his court life.

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LeBron James
(49.9m Followers)

This slam dunker is proud to show off his family on Insta as well as connecting with fans by posting court actions as well.

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Neymar Jr.
(120m Followers)

Named the most marketable athlete by SportsPro and Most Influential People by Time. He actually started his Insta to just post selfies.

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Overall, it shows that the power of social media has brought athletes closer to their fans with incredible ease and impact.

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