Grace Stanley

Grace Stanley is a newsletter editor and reporter covering creators, tech, and business for the Daily Dot's creator economy newsletter, Passionfruit. They were previously the social media manager for Nautilus Magazine and attended the University of Texas at Austin.

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Haru Nemuri’s social media presence is part diary entry, part passionate manifesto

The poetry-rapper meticulously details the intent behind her music for her global audience.

On Mar 23, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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Bbno$ is a product of the internet

The 27-year-old rapper is a viral content creator and a “gamer at heart.”

On Mar 23, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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At SXSW, influencer and ‘Too Hot To Handle’ star Harry Jowsey describes his career evolution

'Not many people really like straight white guys. So I'm like, you know, let's take the piss out of myself.'

On Mar 16, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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Rebecca Black’s debut studio album Let Her Burn is inspired by her online life

The 25-year-old internet legend said her latest album is inspired by the challenges of being an online persona and shared advice for up-and-coming creators.

On Feb 8, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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YouTube icon Lachlan Power shares business tips for creators

‘Flexibility and speed were crucial for me in my early days.’

On Jan 26, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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Internet legend SungWon Cho discusses parasociality, boundaries with fans, and more

‘I'm not out to maximize every single thing to be the biggest, most successful internet person.’

On Jan 10, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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Top creator economy CEOs, agents, and business leaders share predictions for 2023

Business leaders at Snap, Pinterest, Discord, LinkTree, and more share what they are paying attention to.

On Jan 5, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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TikTok’s ‘beauty bestie’ Sarah Palmyra breaks down her ethos for recommending products to followers

'More often than not, I'll be able to suss out whether or not this is actually just a marketing tactic.'

On Jan 3, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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Fireside co-founder Falon Fatemi breaks down the success of Web3 interactive shows

‘You get to be in the writer's room, you get to have input on programming, you get to be behind the scenes of the production process.’

On Jan 3, 2023 by Grace Stanley

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TikTok mental health advocate Jorge Alvarez shares advice for applying for grants and awards

‘Shoot your shot when the chance does come up.’

On Dec 27, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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Custom sneakers artist Keia Kodama shares how she went full-time as a micro-influencer

'The sneaker community is a different world than just regular influencer work.'

On Dec 16, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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Personality-driven content creator Sol Carlos discusses the importance of spontaneity

'You don't need a fancy camera, an extensive, elaborate set, or a fancy outfit to go viral. You only need a memorable personality.'

On Dec 13, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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Beauty creator Ester Tania shares what she’s learned about brand partnerships

‘Draft an amazing short email pitch, and email brands every single day.’

On Dec 5, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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TikTok star Evan the Card Guy shares how he hooked 16 million followers

'I started doing what I like to call interactive magic or interactive content.'

On Nov 28, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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Gamer TenZ shares advice for merch, brand deals, and contract negotiation

‘Get an agent or someone similar who knows what they are doing to look over it.’

On Nov 21, 2022 by Grace Stanley