How 21st-century kids got the whole World following “bizarre” internet trends while making a few bucks from it

The millennial period is all about ‘fast internet fame’ and ‘sad money’ kids who’ve set some New Age trends all over social media platforms we basically live on today. Your average Joe or Facebook-loving boomer may not understand how these kids make thousands of dollars each week just by posing in amazingly edited pics, flaunting some new Balenciaga shoes and very sleek Off-White belts all over Instagram.

This new and profound millennial philosophy does come with a long history of influences from all over the internet. There are a few main points that most of these influencers follow on a…


Balance isn’t something you can simply learn in one day, it’s a special kind of wisdom that comes with age and experience. One of our amazing copywriters teamed up with none other than motivational speaker and ex-NFL player Anthony Trucks and created this very inspiring short story about a boy who learned a valuable lesson in one of life’s worst moments. Anthony’s followers sure liked the text and we hope you’ll do the same. And with that, we’ll leave you to it.

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Great Britain, 1946

The Story Of James Winterbrock

The boy came from a very poor family, a broken…


Identifying Your IG Follower Persona — Easy Questions That Will Help You Get There

Being a part of something you genuinely enjoy is the main reason why social media was created in the first place. People want to belong somewhere, they want to connect with each other, however, the relationship between the individual and the brand itself can be a little hard to manage or even create. In order to locate your perfectly targeted audience, you must first discover yourself.

But where do I start, you may ask? Well, we’ve created a list of questions to help you highlight the…


Do you ever come across these really ‘’fresh and new’’ looking IG accounts that just make you want to stalk all of their photographs since they began using the app? Well, us too. This is a very common thing in the IG community and people take their overall feed aesthetic very seriously. However, we must ask this question, will an aesthetically pleasing feed contribute to any sort of IG fame or success? Short answer - yes.

Now, this isn’t just about the physical pattern that you’ll display to your audience, pretty colors and amazing vacations just won’t make the cut…


Fame is often called a deal with the devil. Reality show fame is a really bad deal with the devil.” Jane Velez-Mitchell.

Instagram has become king of social media.

More and more people want to use Instagram to make money, get famous, become an influencer, or just share their content with a huge audience.

That’s all well and good, however, before being able to make a quick buck from flaunting Insta pics, you must get your account “Explore page ready”. …

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