6 Self-Made YouTube Celebrities

6 Self-Made YouTube Celebrities 7

For teenagers like us, the internet is the most entertaining place. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and the list goes on forever. Did you know one can easily get rich and successful just by 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 help of the video sharing giant, to achieve great success and fame.
From video game commentary to fashion based videos to unboxing of brand new gadgets, they appeal a variety of internet users. Most vloggers host and collaborate with other vloggers to enhance their audience reach and improve user’s experience. Before you know it, you will be addicted to another and then the cycle continues.

Without much hesitation, here are the top vloggers in their respective categories:

  1. PewDiePie:
    hidden_view_by_invisiblecorpsegirl-d59ysqb (1)If you are a regular internet user and you haven’t already heard this name, I seriously am curious about what you do over the internet.
    Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg a.k.a. PewDiePie is a Swedish vlogger and currently the most popular in the world. He is best known for his video game commentary and hilarious reviews of games. Watch one video of PieDiePie and you will clearly understand why he is the undisputed king of YouTube. Stay Awesome.
  2. Tyler Oakley:
    14508757856_b6444fe5dc_bOakley is an American internet based comedian, author, and advocate. What Oakley does is more for a noble cause. Even though his videos are most of the time, humor based but he also prioritizes 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:
    Miranda_Sings_by_Gage_SkidmoreThe first thing that comes to your mind when you read this name is, ‘Haters, Back Off’. Yes, no matter how bad Miranda sings, she is actually popular among YouTube users.
    Sings is an internet character created by American comedian and YouTube personality Colleen Ballinger Evans. Her talentless, egotist, narcissist character helped her gain 150,000 subscribers for her channel. Highly recommended.
  4. Fleur DeForce:
    American beauty guru. A popular 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.
  5. Stampylonghead:
    Simon_Amstell_stand_upAny Minecraft fans here? If you are a Minecraft fan, it becomes an obvious name in the list. Joseph Garret a.k.a. Stampylonghead specializes in Minecraft videos, mostly about teaching the game better and tutorials. Named as Mr. Stampy Cat, his channel was a huge hit among Minecraft players and was among the top 10 most watched YouTube channel for the year 2014.
  6. Laci Green:
    This 26-year old is becoming the new face of feminists over the internet. Yes, her channel that has nearly around 1,000,000 subscribers is about public sex education and feminist activist. She also hosts the first MTV YouTube channel, Braless. As a sex educator, she has given numerous guest lectures in Universities.

YouTube celebrity is becoming a thing now. This website is proving to be an amazing platform for finding amazing talents. I wonder how many of you will start hating your job after reading this article?

What do you think?

Written by Biswajit

Nineteen. Gamer. Writer. Foodie. Currently pursuing


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