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“Mommy Blogs”: Parenting as Content

As lifestyle blogging and vlogging has continued to accelerate in popularity on YouTube and Instagram, “mommy blogs” or blogs about pregnancy, giving birth, parenting, and homemaking have been an ever growing phenomenon. On both YouTube and Instagram there are very large communities of moms and dads how post about parenting. It’s estimated that in 2014 …

SBSK: “Normalizing the diversity of the human condition”

Special Books by Special Kids (SBSK) is a non-profit organization co-founded and run by Chris Ulmer, a prior special education teacher. A special piece of the non-profit is it’s YouTube channel, where Ulmer interviews kids and adults in the disability/neurodiversity community. Sometimes the interviews are lighthearted and silly and sometimes they’re more serious, but they’re …

MrBeast: Turning Views into Money

Jimmy Donaldson is a twenty-two-year-old YouTuber, better known by his handle MrBeast. While he’s achieved great success in the past few years, he’s hardly new to the YouTube scene. He started posting videos at the age of 13, and though they didn’t receive much attention at the time, he now receives millions of views per …