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In the Beauty Bag #10: Managing Editor Erin Botten

In the Beauty Bag #10: Managing Editor Erin Botten

Learn the secrets behind big bold eyeliner, long non-chunky lashes and cracking a skincare routine — all on a budget
Choice feminism: Debates on plastic surgery

Choice feminism: Debates on plastic surgery

With body image and self-esteem issues still so prevalent for younger generations we ask if celebrities owe to us to share their cosmetic surgery?
In Conversation: Daniel Howell (danisnotonfire)

In Conversation: Daniel Howell (danisnotonfire)

Head Music Editor Sarah Taylor chats to Daniel Howell about his (anti-)YouTube career and his first ever solo stand-up tour, We’re All Doomed!
Why Instagram influencers are important now more than ever

Why Instagram influencers are important now more than ever

Why influencers are essential for us to make it through the coronavirus pandemic
Is it Art?: French Orbeez Bath

Is it Art?: French Orbeez Bath

PSA: Don’t fill your bath with Orbeez
Opinion: Like it or not, KSI vs. Logan Paul was a success

Opinion: Like it or not, KSI vs. Logan Paul was a success

Louis Strappazzon examines boxing’s relationship with the media through the YouTubers’ first professional fight
Feed your mind: finding food in all the right places

Feed your mind: finding food in all the right places

The social media world can be a minefield of fakery and misconception – The Mancunion looks at the best wholesome accounts online
Society Spotlight: Content Creators

Society Spotlight: Content Creators

Claudia Hedger takes you through the ins and outs of her society, Content Creators
Live Review: Maisie Peters

Live Review: Maisie Peters

Rising talent Maisie Peters spares a moment to talk to Alex Stagg before her supporting slot at the O2 Ritz, on Tom Walker’s UK tour
‘wet n wild’ launches in Boots

‘wet n wild’ launches in Boots

Ahead of wet n wild’s exciting UK launch in Boots, we talk products to look out for and their high end dupes, and unpack the hype around the brand
A Database of Beautiful People

A Database of Beautiful People

A Database of Beautiful People is a collection of interviews collected on YouTube which discuss everything and anything with people around the world
Anastasia Beverly Hills bring their eyebrow magic to Trafford

Anastasia Beverly Hills bring their eyebrow magic to Trafford

Framing the human face, eyebrows have always been a powerful makeup statement. Yet, the last decade has seen a colossal shift in the way we use makeup. At the very forefront of this makeup revolution is the brand Anastasia Beverly Hills (ABH). Arguably, they have single-handedly reinvented the ‘brow-game’ forever. ABH now have retailers in […]

Review: Sarah Close

  Very much a part of the move towards untraditional methods of career building, Sarah Close used Youtube as a platform to help her connect with the ‘music industry’. Using the internet to feel less isolated and to push her music talent whilst living in her family home on the Isle of Wight, she rose to fame […]

Students sneak in Old Trafford for a sleepover

Uosof Ahmad and Kyle Morgan-Williams travelled up from London specially for the prank at Old Trafford Stadium

Make me up as me not you

Qiarna Bondswell adds her voice to the current obsession with Instagram beauty, asking if this really is a one size fits all look

Interview: Eddie Jones

Will Kelly spoke to England Head Coach Eddie Jones on developing the future stars of England Rugby ahead of the U20 World Championships in Manchester

Social Media Sensations: The Fashion & Beauty Blogger Shortlist

To commemorate this week’s Internet-themed issue, we compiled a shortlist of our favourite bloggers in the business and recommend why you should check out them out too

A year of change for the LGBT community

Hannah McGrory reviews the monumental changes that 2015 has brought to the LGBT community and considers what the future holds in Manchester and beyond

I love the smell of paper in the morning

Nowadays we choose cheap thrills over classic knowledge; the book must not die

Conquer YouTube with Your Console

Alasdair Preston looks at how Achievement Hunter has established itself as a dominant name in YouTube Channels

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