‘I do not get the brand deals, media coverage, and opportunities most influencers get’: Transgender creator of ‘Christian Girl Autumn’ trend speaks out amid ‘financial struggles’
‘It’s frustrating knowing that I have impacted pop culture in many ways, yet I never reaped any financial benefits from it.’
Sitcom star Valerie Bertinelli changes name to Elon Musk on Twitter to retweet left-leaning posts, sparking debate
Twitter Blue’s implications for the creator economy remain a mixed bag.
Is the pressure to ‘contentify’ our daily lives taking the fun out of social media?
The urge to ‘contentify’ my life started to make social media more daunting than enjoyable.
From American Girl Dolls to lockdown TikTok, nostalgia is moving faster than ever—and fueling online meme culture
Experts unpack how and why nostalgia became such a key influence and driver of online culture.
Real estate influencers say TikTok and Instagram are altering the industry
Clients are turning to real estate creators to help them navigate the oft-confusing market.
Pinterest’s invite-only platform Shuffles is Gen Z’s new favorite app
The platform inspires creativity over competition.
What’s behind the fall of the family vlogging genre?
‘YouTube inherently pushes content to the extreme and when children are involved, this can lead to controversy.’
VidCon: Therapists share their concerns about the ‘sensationalization’ of mental health issues on the internet
‘I think we’ve taken the word [trigger] a little bit too far.
Creator Clash takes the cash-grabbing and clout-chasing out of influencer boxing
The event was a night full of odd pairings between newbies duking it out for charity.
Hours-long television recaps fuel YouTube’s market for memories
‘A weird mix of intrigue and the inability to remember the source material led to this storm of people.’