influencers

Culture

So you want to be an influencer?

Somewhere between editors, photographers, models and activists, influencers have become our modern muses — here’s how you pull it off.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
6.23.20
Culture

Boredom used to be the ultimate luxury, now it’s more attainable than ever

From Egyptian hermits to Jared Leto, here's what we can learn from the rich history of having nothing at all to do.
Tim Fraanje
5.1.20
Fashion

How your Instagram favourites are dressing during self-isolation

Devon Lee Carlson, FlexMami, Evan Mock, Salem Mitchell and more weigh in on their WFH fits, daily routines and quarantine tips.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
4.6.20
Think Pieces

Why are we so afraid of being lonely?

Studies have found Gen Z to be the loneliest generation yet, with social media to blame. We asked some experts how, why and what can be done about it.
Alyson Zetta Williams
2.26.20
Opinion

How queer influencers transformed coming out for Gen Z

Whether it’s TikTok or Instagram, social media can offer more intimate access to authentic queer stories.
Rachel Charlene Lewis
1.10.20
Culture

devon lee carlson is the internet's bff

The influencer won over social media with her love of leopard print and her radiating confidence.
Erica Euse
9.30.19
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
8.22.19
Beauty

how tiktok 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
Opinion

why do we still not trust influencers?

The new guidelines might not help anything.
Jake Hall
2.12.19
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
1.21.19
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