Purpose - The purpose of this study is to investigate consumer s satisfaction with the attractiveness, reliability, and professionalism that are characteristics of social influencers, and to investigate the impact of influencer characteristics on consumers continuous use intention through satisfaction. Design/methodology/approach - A total of 293 questionnaires on independent samples were used for this study. Collected data were analyzed by SPSS 26.0 and AMOS 24.0 program and frequency analysis, reliability analysis, confirmatory factor analysis, correlation analysis and structural equation model analysis were performed. Findings - The findings demonstrated the followings: First, the attractiveness, reliability and professionalism of influencer had a positive effect on satisfaction. Second, the attractiveness and reliability of influencer had a positive effect on continuous use intention. However, professionalism did not have a significant impact. Third, user satisfaction with social media (channel of influence) had a positive effect on continuous use intention. Research implications or Originality - In doing so, this study was able to provide an in-depth understanding of the key characteristics of influencers and their roles, and contributed to ongoing research by providing suggestions for future studies.
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