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You Don't Need to Be Middle Class to Be a Beauty Blogger, But It Helps

Louise Kennedy | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK Style
Louise Kennedy

Bella sets her camera up on a tripod, making sure to position it in front of a window to get the most light. She checks herself in the camera screen, brushes her hair behind her ears, and takes a deep breath.

This Kid's Hilarious Guitar Hero Video Sums Up YouTube's Copyright Nightmare

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 25.01.2016 | UK Tech

A kid has perfectly summed up the copyright problems surrounding YouTube after uploading his own unique version of 'Bark At The Moon' played on Guitar...

Teens 'More Likely To Drink And Smoke' Because Of YouTube, Researchers Warn

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK Parents

Teenagers are being "heavily exposed" to content featuring alcohol and tobacco in YouTube music videos, new research suggests. Researchers stated t...

Twitter Reacts To GQ's Criticism Of Zoella's Boyfriend Alfie Deyes' Fashion Sense

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK Style

What's one of the most embarrassing things that could happen to the boyfriend of Britain's most popular fashion and beauty vloggers? Getting named ...

People Caught On Camera Calling Breastfeeding Mum 'Disgusting'

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Parents

Public opinion may have shifted to be more in favour of a woman's right to breastfeed in public, as proven by a recent social experiment that saw memb...

Pranksters Give Me Sleepless Nights

Olivia Jones | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Comedy
Olivia Jones

I actually think pranks are quite a lame form of entertainment. There are a few internet stars whom I loath for their apparent success (via click of likes) for doing something as shitty as sticking a chilli pepper up their brother's arse whilst he sleeps. JUST BECAUSE HE'S YOUR BROTHER DOESNT MEAN HE SHOULDN'T PRESS CHARGES.

Spreading Support and Positivity With #GIRLLOVE This 2016

Hollie Stokes | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Hollie Stokes

Twenty-fifteen will be remembered for many positive things but unfortunately, for many in the internet world, the last twelve months will be looked back on as the year of negativity. With so much hostility floating around the v/blogger sphere, isn't it about time we began practicing what we preach?

What Are Trigger Warnings?

Matt Streuli | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Matt Streuli

Should we campaign for the wider use of Trigger warnings as it would benefit everyone - not just those with a mental health problem? I hope that by openly discussing these points with you, we can together fight the stigma.

Watch This Kid Prank His Dad Back After Eight Year Xbox Grudge

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 29.12.2015 | UK

When this 16-year-old was pranked by his dad on Christmas Day, he never let him forget it. Eight years later and he decided to take sweet revenge, ...

No One Can Agree If This 'Bomb Scare Prank' Is Hilarious Or Just Plain Racist

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK

A 'bomb scare' prank featuring a man dressed in Arab clothing dropping a rucksack in various locations, is dividing the internet as people can't decid...

There's A Group Of Students Running A Christmas Carol Hotline - And You Can Request Any Song You Want

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK Universities & Education

For just one week in December a group of students at a university in America run a hotline and sing Christmas carols to strangers. And it's utterly fr...

YouTubers and the Trouble With Being Relatable

Philip Ellis | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Entertainment
Philip Ellis

Relatability might be the influencer's currency, but it's also part of the problem. Consumers will sit in online queues for hours to get tickets to Adele's new tour or the upcoming Harry Potter play, but they resent sitting through a 30 second ad in order to watch their favourite vlogger broadcast from their bedroom.

This Is What Happens When People Hear The Bible But See The Quran

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 06.12.2015 | UK

A revealing social experiment in Holland has judged people's responses to Christian Bible passages when they're presented as being part of the Quran. ...

Sam Pepper

Olivia Jones | Posted 01.12.2015 | UK Entertainment
Olivia Jones

Sam Pepper is good at what he does. He's a money making machine, desperate to get people talking, regardless of how he does it. I feel we need to reac...

Sam Pepper Faces Backlash Over Fake Murder YouTube Video

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Big Brother’ contestant and YouTuber Sam Pepper is facing a massive backlash for his latest upload. In the new video, Sam plays a “pr...

If You Haven't Yet Watched This Korean Student's Cover Of Adele's Hello Then Why Not?

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

There's a cover of Adele's Hello floating around on YouTube by a Korean teenager, and if you haven't yet seen it we'd like to know why. It's a beau...

Evil Genius Plots To Sell Her Brother 'Because Something In Him Is Wrong'

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK Parents

This girl has hatched a dastardly plan to get the money to buy the toy owl she 's been hankering after. Rachel reckons she'll be able to get a dece...

Dad Turns Daughter Into Fire-Breathing Godzilla And Remains Cute Despite Destroying Entire City

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.11.2015 | UK Tech

A dad has taken the term 'little terror' and applied it quite literally with this astonishingly cute homemade video of his daughter. Not content wi...

This YouTube Cat Earned Its Owner Enough Money To Pay Off His Tuition Fees

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A student was able to pay off his tuition fees thanks to a video he uploaded onto YouTube of his cat staring at her reflection in the mirror. Frase...

YouTube Red Is Google Taking Back Power in Online Video

Mat Greenfield | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK Tech
Mat Greenfield

Last week saw a red letter day for YouTube, finally unveiling its long-rumoured subscription service: YouTube Red. In the process, it risked alienating video creators, dealt a blow to Internet advertising and made a bold move to ensure its future relevance in online media.

YouTube FINALLY Lets You Download Videos In The US, But There's A Catch

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK Tech

Google has launched a pay-monthly subscription service called YouTube Red which allows users to get ad-free videos and download YouTube videos for off...

This Trans Guy Took Selfies Every Day For Three Years To Show How He Changed

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A student has been taking selfies every day for the last three years during his transition from female to male. Jamie Raines began taking testoster...

In Case You're Wondering, This Is What NOT To Do When Your Flat Catches Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK Tech

A Japanese man accidentally burned his apartment down while livestreaming content on the video platform Twitch. The man, who was seen lighting a ci...

This Guy Took A Selfie Every Day For 8 Years

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK

Hugo Cornellier is a 20-year-old YouTuber known for his impressive time lapse films. But his biggest project has spanned eight whole years - and ha...

Nicole Arbour Fired From Anti-Bullying Gig After 'Fat-Shaming' Rant

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Comedian Nicole Arbour has been fired from an anti-bullying production after her "fat-shaming" video called Dear Fat People received widespread backla...