A social media personality, Logan Paul shot to fame by posting stunts, comedy sketches and public pranks videos on You Tube and Vine. Later, he became the face of various advertisement campaigns and also ventured into acting in films and television. Logan Paul has been involved in several controversies too.
2 Mr Beast
Mr Beast is a YouTuber and entrepreneur who began posting videos to YouTube in 2011 but didn’t gain popularity until after a few years. He posts videos on a wide range of topics and is best known for sharing expensive challenge videos. He is also a philanthropist.
Pokimane is an award-winning Twitch streamer and an important member of an online social entertainment group called OfflineTV. An inspiration to gamers across the world, Pokimane is part of an online gaming revolution which is likely to have a major impact in future. Her popularity as a Twitch streamer and YouTuber earned her a cameo in the film Free Guy.
Slovakia-born David Dobrik lives in America and is a very popular social media personality. His humorous videos on YouTube are a raging hit, especially among teenagers and the youth and his followers are in millions. He initially gained recognition as a teenager through six-second video clips on the now-defunct social media app Vine.
Tana Mongeau is an American Internet personality who became famous by simply sharing her real-life stories on the internet. After accumulating a fan base, she then used her popularity to explore her musical skills by releasing singles. An openly bisexual woman, Tana Mongeau also serves as an inspiration to the LGBTQ community.
Trisha Paytas is best known for her popular YouTube channels, blndsundoll4mj and TrishasLife, renamed Trisha Paytas. She previously worked as a stripper and a lingerie model. She appeared on the Greg Behrendt Show, Who Wants to Be a Superhero?, Celebrity Big Brother, and her podcast The Dish with Trish.
An American singer-songwriter, Conan Gray's life is a testimony to the fact that talent alone can help anyone succeed. From being a YouTuber who uploaded original songs to his channel to becoming an artist with a record deal under his belt, Conan Gray's amazing story is out there for anyone seeking inspiration.
Markiplier is a gamer-commentator, comedian, YouTuber, and actor. One of the most popular American YouTubers, Markiplier is also an entrepreneur; he is credited with co-founding Cloak, a clothing company. He also participates in fundraisers and charity live streams, often raising thousands of dollars for charity.
11 Jeffree Star
Makeup artist and beauty entrepreneur, Jeffree Star was passionate about makeup since very early. The owner of Jeffree Star Cosmetics initially gained fame on Myspace and today his You Tube channel, where he showcases his skills, boasts of millions of followers. As a singer, he has released one studio album Beauty Killer. He has also been embroiled in numerous controversies.
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14 Liza Koshy
Liza Koshy serves as an inspiration to many social media stars and YouTubers as she went on to become an actress and TV host after starting her career on Vine. She even received an Emmy nomination for hosting a game show called Double Dare. In 2019, she was named in Time magazine's 25 Most Influential People on the Internet list.
15 Shane Dawson
A social media celebrity, Shane Dawson was the King of You Tube for a decade beginning 2008 and garnered billions of views on his videos. However, recently, his past videos with racist content and other offensive jokes have attracted severe criticism and resulted in his popularity witnessing a massive drop.
16 Lilly Singh
Canadian YouTuber, comedian, and talk show host, Lilly Singh, is one of the world's highest-earning YouTubers. The recipient of four Streamy Awards and two Teen Choice Awards, she is an icon for women of Asian descent across the globe. She is also the author of a best-selling book. The multifaceted personality is also an actress.
Irish YouTuber, Jacksepticeye, has gained massive online fame with his vlogs and comedic Let's Play series. His channel was the most-subscribed Irish channel as of December 2020. He began his YouTube career by posting gameplay videos and gained millions of subscribers within a few years. He is a philanthropist and often raises money for charitable causes.
18 Ian Hecox
Ian Hecox is an American internet personality. He is best known for creating sketch comedy videos on YouTube and is credited with co-creating one of the most popular YouTube channels, Smosh. Apart from being one of the most subscribed YouTube channels, Smosh is also one of the most decorated channels. In 2013, Smosh was honored at the Social Star Awards.