Ex: Tell us about a change you’ve seen in the digital blogging space since you started out your journey? How has this space evolved?
Tanmay: I’ve been in this community for the past 2 years , people here always had a curiosity of knowing what this is that I do on my PC all the time. With the Internet getting available to almost everyone in the previous years I’ve seen a lot of development here , more people have started to know me, even the ones around me now have a basic idea of what I do.
Ex: Can you give us an insight into social media platforms that only an Influencer can know?
Tanmay: I don’t think there’s any ‘secret’ that only the influencers know, we are just like the normal crowd, what they know is what we know.
Ex: What would be your calling in a parallel universe? (Alternate career options)
Tanmay: I’ve always wanted to be a professional football player , so I think it would be that.
Ex: If you were stranded on an island, what are the 3 gadgets you’d take along?
Tanmay: An internet connection, my smartphone and a laptop maybe.
Ex: A technology you wished you’d invented?
Tanmay: Video Games , they are the ones that fascinate me a lot.
Ex: What’s been your favorite encounter with a fan so far? (DMs included!)
Tanmay: I’ve had a fan who wrote a song and a rap for me , it was the best encounter I would say.
Ex: Social media trolling is seeing an upward rise. Do you think this only increases with the popularity of an Influencer? How does one tackle this situation?
Tanmay: Yup, surely this increases as the popularity goes up but as i said , believe in yourself , the others dont know what you have gone through to come up at a stage like this , you know you gave your 100% so you stick to it no matter what the haters/trollers say , we have 100 times more supporters and these haters/trollers.
Ex: What does success mean to you?
Tanmay: When I am happy about what I am doing.
Ex: Which three things does someone starting in the gaming industry need to know?
Tanmay: It might look easy , but you need to know that thousands are already fighting for what you dream to have. You need to develop an extraordinary skill in either Professional or Content making.
Ex: What would you say is the biggest challenge for a gaming influencer?
Tanmay: The people here in India never consider this as a career , though it has developed in these previous 2-3 years but still they need to know it is just like another JOB.