iDubbbz apologizes for past behavior: Exploring the controversy surrounding creator transformations
32-year-old Ian ‘iDubbbz’ Jomha spent years defending the use of slurs and provocative humor, but he wants to change.
Snap Partner Summit 2023: What creators need to know
The Stories Revenue Share Program was a major announcement from the event.
‘I just kind of want to separate our relationship from my content’: LGBTQ+ creators discuss how they maintain privacy online
The VidCon panel featured 4 creators who opened up about balancing their digital and IRL lives.
‘It’s a personal choice for me to not want to explain or not want to educate’: LGBTQ+ creators on interactions with fans and more
5 creators discuss why representation matters.
VidCon: TikTok ‘Hot Gurlz’ discuss dating red flags and what fans get wrong about them
One of the last panels of the second day at VidCon was a hidden gem that not enough people stuck around for. Drew Afualo, Sarah Schauer, and Chrissy Chlapecka sat on the “Hot Gurlz Only” panel and spoke about what it’s like to be a “Hot Girl” on the internet. The conversation was moderated by Michaela Okland—the host of She Rates Dogs. […]
VidCon: Creators share the impact of online harassment and their advice for growing past it
In a panel discussion moderated by EJ Dickson, senior writer at Rolling Stone (and former writer and editor at the Daily Dot), creators tackled the topic of online harassment, boundaries on social media, and criticism vs. cyberbullying. The panel, which featured content creator, actress, and model Monroe Capri; YouTuber and content creator Kat Blaque; and licensed psychologist and TikToker Dr. J, […]
VidCon: Black Influencers speak on the pressures of creating while Black
‘As a Black content creator, I feel like people don’t look at us and see our worth immediately.’