Podcaster Audra Russell provides unapologetic space for Black indie authors and bookstores
'The writers and creators of these stories understand that I know where they’re coming from.'
On Feb 7, 2023 by Marquis Taylor
Meet the music men of TikTok: Rodger Cleye and Ian Rae
'I’ve got a lot of people who see me as their grandpa!'
On Dec 27, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo
Norma Pérez and Jasmine Avery are making their mark in the BIPOC vegan content creator space
'Once I found my community, it was amazing.'
On Dec 7, 2022 by Ingrid Cruz
Meet Korty EO, the YouTuber capturing contemporary Nigerian culture through confessional-style videos
'When I want to get something done, I don’t hold back.'
On Oct 20, 2022 by Edisana Stephen
Dr. Alok Kanojia is the Twitch-streaming psychiatrist helping the online generation cope with the ills of the internet
Kanojia hopes he can be a small voice in a chorus of unkind voices on the internet.
On Sep 20, 2022 by Casey Kleczek
Tay BeepBoop has TikTok captivated with her whimsical home DIYs
The TikToker gets real about managing mental health and the burnout of hustle culture.
On Aug 16, 2022 by Gisselle Hernandez
Creators share their biggest wins and challenges of the past year
Checking in with Passionfruit's first interviewees, one year later.
On Aug 11, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino
Meet the sisters behind one of Africa’s biggest teen webseries
'How this show started out as a short film and spiraled into something big should be studied.'
On Jul 29, 2022 by Edisana Stephen
For ThatDudeCanCook’s Sonny Hurrell, absurd humor is the secret ingredient to his popular YouTube videos
'I have no idea how I came up with the sentient pepper grinder.'
On Jun 30, 2022 by Robert Dean
VidCon: YouTuber Jarvis Johnson discusses taking risks, mentoring creators, and figuring it out
'I haven't tested the boundaries of where my audience will go with me.'
On Jun 27, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino
VidCon: From Vine to YouTube to TikTok, Sarah Schauer discusses how she grew a loyal audience
'I was like, holy crap, this is now my job.'
On Jun 25, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino
Amira the Wanderlust’s Instagram is inspiring Muslim women to travel
The travel creator recently started The Wanderlust Women, a group for Muslim women who want to hike and adventure.
On Jun 16, 2022 by Rahma Khan
Streamer Ms. Pinky is paving the way for more Black women in gaming
'We’re all about winning, and that’s what makes us a sisterhood.'
On May 31, 2022 by Marquis Taylor
Meet Chinaza Ezeani, the one-woman film crew recreating Nollywood movies on TikTok
'The magic in what I do is my ability to work everything, to be everyone.'
On May 9, 2022 by Shade Mary-Ann Olaoye