With AdSense, virality is a blessing and a curse
When content creators experience a sudden spike in popularity, things get complicated.
On Jan 27, 2014 by Michelle Jaworski
A better ecosystem for content creators
Subblime promises to be a more artist-friendly YouTube.
On Jun 18, 2013 by Michelle Jaworski
YouTuber’s ad money cut off because he was too popular
Jeff "Pleated-Jeans" Wysaski had to start a new channel after YouTube wrongly accused him of faking views.
On Jun 11, 2013 by Michelle Jaworski
YouTube Guide: Every romantic comedy ever
Spoiler alert: They get together in the end.
On Apr 10, 2013 by Michelle Jaworski
YouTube Guide: Misheard song lyrics, round 2
Pleated-Jeans mishears the biggest hits of 2013.
On Feb 28, 2013 by Michelle Jaworski
YouTube Guide: New Year’s resolutions, illustrated by cats
Pleated-Jeans uses cats to demonstrate the most common New Year's resolutions.
On Jan 2, 2013 by Michelle Jaworski
The top 10 most influential people on Tumblr in 2012
These power users helped drive Tumblr's biggest and best year yet.
On Dec 20, 2012 by Fernando Alfonso III
Dotted Lines: “Every Infomercial Ever”
Every infomercial ever is exactly the same. Allow Tumblr's pleated-jeans to explain.
On Sep 27, 2012 by Jay Hathaway
Behold Pleated-Jeans’ “Corgified People”
The Tumblr artist combines two of our favorite things: corgies and celebrities.
On Sep 27, 2012 by Chase Hoffberger
YouTube Guide: Stuck in the “Friendzone”
Watch Dogs in boots, adults acting like children, and "Hunger Games for Math Nerds."
On Sep 13, 2012 by Chase Hoffberger
Dotted Lines: “Your Food Packaging is Bad and You Should Feel Bad”
Jeff Wysaski (of Pleated-Jeans fame on Tumblr) has filmed his intense personal battle with the food packaging industry for your entertainment.
On Sep 7, 2012 by Jay Hathaway
YouTube right now! Pleated-Jeans’ “Better Names for Things”
You won’t find Sun Sticks or Yum Circles in your local Target, but Pleated-Jeans wants to remedy that.
On Aug 31, 2012 by Lauren Rae Orsini
YouTube Guide: “Pun Hunting in the Kitchen”
Pleated-Jeans' Jeff Wysaski gets baked, toasted and fried and delivers a heaping spoonful of kitchen-themed puns. Plus: Should paper airplane flying be an Olympic sport?
On Aug 22, 2012 by Chase Hoffberger
YouTube Guide: “10 Not-So-Useful Life Hacks”
Tumblr kingpin Pleated-Jeans makes your life easier, Jack Douglass corrects your YouTube grammar, and the vlogbrothers prep you for school.
On Aug 8, 2012 by Chase Hoffberger