This Ice Cream Truck Owner Hates Influencers So Much He Charges Them Double
Joe Nicchi of LA's CVT Soft Serve instituted the policy after getting a request to serve a 300-person event in exchange for "exposure."
A Coffee Company Fooled the Internet With a 'Construction Guy' Fake Influencer
The Austin construction worker who went viral on Instagram turned out to be a marketing campaign for Cuvée Coffee.
After Wave of Complaints, Instagram Tests New Methods to Recover Hacked Accounts
Motherboard previously reported how hackers were holding high-profile Instagram accounts to ransom, and how some influencers had to turn to white-hat hackers for help.
Colonel Sanders Bondage Hentai Is a Thing Now
The Dark Reality of Being a Brand Influencer
Aspirational content, akin to thousand-dollar "Vogue" spreads or "Travel & Leisure" editorials, bank on creating a sense of fantasy—however the actual return is low for most users.
Woman Known As ‘Bikini Hiker' Freezes To Death on Mountain After Falling Down Cliff
Gigi Wu would typically hike mountains in proper gear and only change into the bikini when on top.
Hacked Instagram Influencers Rely on White-Hat Hackers to Get Their Accounts Back
Leaked internal documents and stories from influencers show that Instagram has an influencer-hacking problem.
Can Influencers Unionise?
Labor is driving for Lyft, stocking Amazon warehouses, writing or editing for a magazine—and taking pictures in #sponsored canopy beds.
What Your Instagram Aesthetic Says About You
You've got one. I've got one. Here’s a comprehensive guide to exactly what it says about your entire personality and way of life.
A Serial Twitter Follow/Unfollower Explains Himself
"I’m just trying to get eyes on me. It’s a big attention game online... the end goal for me is just be on as many screens as I can."
More Than 10 Percent of Australian Instagram Influencers Are Buying Followers
New algorithms are getting better at detecting bots.