influencers

Opinion

the changing politics of your 'close friends' on instagram

A safe space for fuck ups or an emotional crutch? Here's how the feature got complicated.
Paula Akpan
3 days ago
Beauty

how tik tok is changing beauty standards for gen z

The influencer is dead. The E-Girl is ready to ascend in her place.
Roisin Lanigan
7.23.19
News

streetwear isn’t dead but influencers are

Good news for hypebeasts, bad news for Insta thots.
Roisin Lanigan
5.22.19
Culture

what our fascination with the james charles scandal says about celebrity culture today

Even the most influencer-averse among us have been gripped by the fallout from Tati Westbrook’s viral video.
Tom Rasmussen
5.13.19
Culture

kemio is japan's internet superstar

Since being discovered on Vine, he's garnered a million Youtube subscribers and met Gaga. He'd still like to be on Ellen however.
YOSHIKO KURATA
1.18.19
Opinion

19 things to avoid in 2019

Give a wide berth to all of the following people, places and situations and you might just scrape through the year ahead without feeling the need to punch yourself repeatedly in the face. Happy New Year!
James Anderson
12.10.18
Culture

the bizarre world of the true crime youtube influencers

A cottage industry of beauty influencers moonlighting as true crime correspondents is racking up tens of thousands of views on YouTube. But is it right that we treat murder as 'lifestyle' fodder for influencer virality?
Francisco Garcia
11.29.18
Opinion

what is digital clothing?

Exploring whether this is a potential answer to Instagram-inspired over-consumption, or just a gimmick.
Jake Hall
11.23.18
Fashion

what we can learn about the cult of insta-influencers from lil miquela

Lil Miquela might not be real, but she’s no more fake than everyone else online.
Felix Petty
4.26.18
News

aspiring instagram influencer? there's now a school for that

Condé Nast Italia is literally training influencers to use social media more authentically.
Isabelle Hellyer
11.16.17