For teenagers like us, the internet is the most delightful place. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and the list goes on forever. Did you know one can quickly get prosperous and thrive with the help of the internet? No?
Today, the video showcasing and video-sharing website YouTube is the workplace for many young celebrities. Yes, we are talking about some self-made celebrities, popularly known as – ‘vloggers,’ who used only their videos and the video-sharing giant’s help to achieve great success and fame.
From video game commentary to fashion-based videos to unboxing brand new gadgets, they appeal to various internet users. Most vloggers host and collaborate with other vloggers to enhance their audience reach and improve user experience. Before you know it, you will be addicted to another, and then the cycle continues.
6 Self-Made YouTube Celebrities
Without much hesitation, here are the top vloggers in their respective categories:
If you are a regular internet user and haven’t already heard this name, I am seriously curious about what you do over the internet. Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, a.k.a. PewDiePie, is a Swedish vlogger and is currently the most popular globally.
He is best known for his video game commentary and hilarious reviews of games. Watch one video of PewDiePie, and you will clearly understand why he is the undisputed king. Stay Awesome.
2. Tyler Oakley
Oakley is an American internet-based comedian, author, and advocate. What Oakley does is more for a noble cause. Even though his videos are usually humor-based, they also prioritize sensitive topics like LGBT issues, health care, and education. His work of over 370 videos has 500,000,000 views. Wow, that’s quite a figure.
3. Miranda Sings
The first thing that comes to your mind when you read this name is, ‘Haters, Back Off‘ no matter how bad Miranda sings, she is popular among YouTube users.
Sings is an internet character created by American comedian and YouTube personality Colleen Ballinger Evans. Her talentless, egotist, narcissistic character helped her gain 150,000 subscribers to her channel. Highly recommended.
4. Fleur DeForce
American beauty guru, a famous web blogger and makeup expert. Her videos are liked among beauty lovers and her YouTube channel after her own name has 1.5 million subscribers. That something? Isn’t it? She also made a stint in the Project Runaway All-Stars in the year 2013.
Any Minecraft fans here? If you are a Minecraft fan, it becomes a prominent name on the list. Joseph Garret a.k.a. Stampylonghead specializes in Minecraft videos, mostly about teaching the game better and tutorials.
Named Mr. Stampy Cat, his channel was a massive hit among Minecraft players and was among the top 10 most-watched channels for 2014.
6. Laci Green
This 26-year-old is becoming the new face of feminists over the internet. Yes, her channel, with nearly 1,000,000 subscribers, is about public sex education and feminist activists. She also hosts the first MTV YouTube channel, Braless. As a sex educator, she has given numerous guest lectures in universities.
YouTube celebrities are becoming a thing now. This website is proving to be a fantastic platform for finding unique talents. I wonder how many of you will start hating your job after reading this article?