Email The Conversation By Dr Natalya Saldanha Posted November 18, 2019 11:14:43 Photo: Most wannabe YouTube stars remain in the shadows. (ABC News: Antoinette Lattouf) Related Story: How to become a TikTok influencer in China Related Story: Who is Instagram influencer Caroline Calloway and why is the world paying so much attention to her? Related Story: Why taxpayers are helping beautiful people have a holiday in Australia Related Story: I tried becoming Insta-famous — it's harder than you think Related Story: Modelling coach training young people to be 'social media influencers' Map: Australia Like any eight-year-old, Ryan Kaji loves to play with toys. But when Ryan plays, millions watch.Since the age of four, he's been the star of his own YouTube channel. All up his videos have gained more than 35 billion views. This helped make him YouTube's highest-earning star in 2018, earning US$22 million ($32 million), according to Forbes.That's more than actor Jake … [Read more...] about An eight-year-old made $32 million on YouTube, but this is what most social media influencers are paid
Negative sides of social media
Email Posted June 17, 2016 13:13:55 Photo: British MP Jo Cox (centre) surrounded with 'Vote Remain' supporters while campaigning ahead of Brexit. (Twitter: Jo Cox MP) Related Story: Campaigning British MP dies after being shot in street Related Story: Who was Jo Cox, the MP who was killed in England? Related Story: Tributes paid to slain MP Jo Cox Map: United Kingdom Australia's High Commissioner to the UK Alexander Downer says he believes the increasing level of abuse on social media is encouraging people to commit "atrocities" like the murder of British Labour MP Jo Cox.Mrs Cox died after being shot outside a meeting with constituents in her north of England seat. An eyewitness said the gunman shot her once, and then shot her again in the face as she lay on the ground. Police have taken a 52-year-old man into custody.Mr Downer told 774 ABC Melbourne that public figures are being "subjected to an intense degree of abuse, the like of which we've never seen before" … [Read more...] about Jo Cox: Abuse of politicians on social media encourages ‘atrocities’, Alexander Downer says
The constant scrutiny from body-shamers even forced the mum-of-four to delete Facebook and Twitter and she monitors her Instagram comments closely. Opening up about the cruel comments she’s faced over the years, Judd explained it was nothing new. “Scrutiny of my body has been going on my entire life,” Judd told Sunday Life. “But look at my family, we’ve all got the same legs! It’s boring, but I don’t think it’s going to go away.” Bec Judd said she’s faced criticism over her slim physique for years. Picture: Scott Barbour/Getty ImagesSource:Supplied When it comes to her social media, Judd — the wife of AFL great Chris Judd — says she’s become skilled at “blocking” and “deleting”. “I used to leave it up there (negative comments) and it would fester and fans would weigh in,’ she said. The 36-year-old explains most of her followers are from eight years ago and know she has … [Read more...] about Rebecca Judd deleted social media accounts over cruel body ‘scrutiny’
Mumbai: Internet sensation Ranu Mondal has been met with a string of trolls on social media over the past few days for several reasons. Last week, Ranu was in the news for behaving rudely with a fan who touched her and asked for a selfie. And now she is making headlines for her latest makeover, which did not go down well with netizens. A lot of pictures are doing the rounds on the Internet in which Ranu is seen dressed up in a lehnga with her make-up slightly overdone. Take a look at Ranu Mondal's latest pictures below: View this post on Instagram തെരുവിൽ നിന്നും ബോളിവുഡ് വരെ എത്തി നിൽക്കുന്ന ഗായികയുടെ പുതിയ … [Read more...] about Netizens Troll Ranu Mondal For Excess Make-Up In Latest Pics; Memes Take Over Social Media!
Sameera Reddy might be away from the silver screen but she makes sure she is not out of the minds of her fans. She is quite active on the social media and is often seen sharing updates and pictures with her fans. She recently took to her Instagram handle to share a sweet picture of herself along with her daughter. In this candid picture, Sameera can be seen holding her baby girl joyfully. Dressed in a red jacket and black top, she looks gorgeous as ever. Her angel Nyra looks cute as a button. Check out her picture here: View this post on Instagram To have a lil girl is such joy! 💓🤪 Can’t even understand how In our country the girl child was considered a burden ‼️ I say ‘was’ because I hope that mindset has really changed . I still hear how in big urban families they prefer the firstborn to be a boy😳 but i can tell you as one of three girls in my family we have achieved more than any boy could have! #girlpower #equal … [Read more...] about Photo: Sameera Reddy’s recent social media post on girl child is inspiring