The internet is now bigger than ever in our everyday lives and it’s practically impossible to imagine functioning without it. More thanjust tools to connect, social media websites have turned out to be phenomenal platforms to present one’s spunk and individuality to the whole world.Dominic Tracy, the new kid on the block,is one of the new age influencers who owe their fame to popular social media sites like YouTube, Vine or Instagram, and are being hailed as Social media celebrities. His YouTube channel Dom Tracy is barely a year old and yet followed by more than a million viewers! His YouTube vlogs are about his daily activities, his obsession with sneakers (hence the initial name Sneaker Kid) and funny pranks that he plays on neighbors and friends. He joined Twitter on 3 April 2016 and already has more than 4K followers. His Instagram account is followed by 118K adoring followers!This YouTube sensation is smart, funny and right on trend.
The Meteoric Rise to Stardom
Dominic, or Dom as he calls himself, hasn’t been doing this for very long. He joined most of his social media accounts in 2015 or early 2016. Yet his short journey has been nothing short of meteoric!Dominic started his YouTube channel in January 2015 with a video showing off his sneaker collection. His viewership has been steadily growing over the past few months and he has over one million subscribers currently and a whopping 41.2 million views! That’s an enormous number within a short period of time!Although his initial videos were mostly on sneaker reviews, he started doing more and more general videos.For that reason, he renamed his channel to Dom Tracy from Sneaker Kid. His prank and funny videos are what shot him to YouTube Stardom. His ‘PRANKING MY EX GIRLFRIEND With Gnash “I Hate You, I Love You” Lyrics!’ garnered close to 2.7 million views! The hilarious video where he prank-calls his viewers posing as Jacob Sartorious is also one of the most viewed videos in his channel. He also got a lot of views on his Killer Clown series videos. In these videos, he claims that the killer clown chases and stalks him and he needs his viewers to follow or subscribe to his videos.
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What Makes Dominic Tracy So Special
Dominic comes across as a regular boy-next-door and there lies his charm. He is only 13 and his cute looks are enough to melt the hearts of a lot of teen girls! Drool all you want, he is currently single galz! His videos show the life of a regular American kid living in small town New Jersey andhe is admirably upfront about who he is as a person. He had a girlfriend in his 6th grade whohe admits was a mistake and he was confused. Now that’s honest! Viewers love his prank videos as they are original and ticklish funny!!Over the last few months his tags and titling he has been really creative and his views have steadily increased.
Dominic is a 7th grader at the Williamstown Middle School and the regular kid that he is, he takes the school bus. Art,literature, gym, and science are some of the subjects he takes at school. He has a younger sister named Bella who is the target of a lot of his pranks. He loves his dog, Paulie. His YouTube idols are Jacob Sartorius and Rice Gum.
Behind The Curtains
Dominic Tracy and his YouTube videos have garnered a lot of mixed reactions from viewers. While most of them adore him for his sense of humor, smarts and the naughty pranks he plays on people, haters openly criticize his activities. His Killer Clown videos have ended up being really controversial with people calling those manipulative and negatively influencing kids. They have criticized him for being rude to his fans and he has been called a spoilt brat for spending on expensive sneakers. Dominic appears to be unaffected by these comments and even spins humor out of them. More power to you Dom!
He has a pet dog, Paulie, a Yorkshire terrier.