Internet

Culture

how 'sadfishing' became our favourite coping mechanism

Far from being just a way of seeking attention, venting on social media is a way of reaching out across the void and forging a support network.
Douglas Greenwood
10.5.19
Culture

how gay tiktok became gay tumblr for gen z

After the blogging platform banned NSFW content, queer young people turned to the popular app to express themselves.
Rachel Charlene Lewis
10.3.19
Culture

this artist paints the private and public personas of her friends

By painting her subjects in two poses, Kim Hyunji's life-size portraits capture the duality of a generation.
Briony Wright
3.7.19
Culture

these women turned gross unwanted dms into a zine

'You Were Always Online' is a female-lead digital zine made from crowdsourced screenshots of online abuse.
Mitch Parker
2.28.19
Art

tom galle turns everyday procrastinations into meme art

Nike logo knives and flip flops made from iPhone packaging: welcome to the digital world of Tom Galle.
Juule Kay
11.9.18
Culture

remembering the golden age of the queer internet

In the pre-social media age a whole world of sites served as an entry point into identity and sexual discovery, a gathering place for queer young people who were closeted, feeling trapped in rural areas, or just looking to chat.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
8.3.18
Beauty

we tested the internet’s scariest beauty products

We asked a bunch of i-D friends to test out the most bizarre beauty products we were able to buy online for anything between £2 and £20.
Annie Lord
7.19.18
Culture

a guide to forgotten internet heroes

Tell me here, where are you now that I need ya?
El Hunt
6.29.18
Opinion

self harm can be digital too

The virtual world is increasingly the place self-harmers go to hurt themselves.
Annie Lord
6.27.18
News

instagram have finally revealed the algorithm that dictates what you see first

But really we just want chronological order.
Georgie Wright
6.5.18
Arts

@shesvague captures the dgaf authenticity of early 2000s fashion

Instagram's mysterious pop culture queen wants celebrities to be celebrated for living their best lives.
Kelsey Lawrence
2.8.18
Arts

so you wanna be a stylist? @stressedstylist proves it’s not as easy as it seems

With the help of some beautiful memes.
Georgie Wright
1.16.18
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