YouTube is one of the biggest social media platforms of this day and age. It’s a (usually) great community where anyone is able to create, upload and share videos on the internet. It’s a media platform that is driven by a young audience and dominated by young creators. Channels like NigaHiga, Pewdiepie and Zoella are at the top of the ladder. These YouTubers have successfully been able to make careers making videos online.
Presenting great opportunities to those who excel, YouTube has enabled many to have success in the media industry through simply creating their own videos and putting them on the internet. What you might be surprised about is that there are actually a number of high school-aged creators on YouTube making a big impact in the industry.
So here they are, our top 15 teen YouTubers!
1. Trevor Moran
Trevor Moran (18) auditioned for the X Factor and has since gone on to create online content. A former member of O2L, Trevor now makes music as well as other entertaining videos.
2. Mikey Murphy
Mikey (18) is a self-proclaimed ‘average internet vlogger’ who ‘doesn’t really know what
[he’s] doing’. Despite this, his channel is gaining subscribers constantly.
Bryan Le, or RiceGum, is a popular YouTuber and is currently 19 years old. He started out making gaming videos. Now he makes more story/vlog style videos and diss tracks and has reached over 4m subscribers.
4. Alexis G. Zall
Alexis (18) makes ‘unapologetically weird’ videos on the internet. She has a great and crazy personality and has collaborated with many other channels like AwesomenessTV.
5. Maddi Bragg
Maddi (18) has a fashion and beauty-based channel and posts regular content. Her edgy style is really showcased in her “OOTW” (outfit of the week) videos.
Even though Jasmine (16) has successfully broken into the mainstream music industry, she did start out on YouTube. She released an album in 2013 and has continued to make covers on YouTube.
7. Amanda Steele
Known for her fashion and beauty content, Amanda (17) has gained a huge following on YouTube and other social media. She started YouTube when she was only in grade 5.
8. Dobre Twins
Lucas and Marcus Dobre (17) originally started out on Vine before gaining a YouTube following. They make things like challenge videos (including a pizza challenge, yesss) and other vlogs.
9. Tana Mongeau
Tana is a popular YouTuber who posts videos of her talking about her life experiences and just sharing it with her viewers. She’s 18 years old and is known for her quirky personality online!
10. Tanner Fox
The title of this video says it all. Tanner Fox (16), creates vlog-style videos of him doing tricks and stunts with his friends! What’s not to love.
11. Dolan Twins
Ethan and Grayson Dolan (16) started out on Vine (RIP) and have since gained popularity on YouTube. They do a lot of vlogs and challenge videos. Clearly YouTube has a thing for twins.
12. Eve Bennett
Eve Bennet is 16 years old and creates beauty, fashion and lifestyle videos. She’s from England so you can rest assured that you will love her voice.
13. Mel Joy
Has over 800k subscribers! She’s only 17 and makes fashion and beauty videos. She’s absolutely gorgeous and posts weekly content.
14. Ella Elbells
Ella (15) posts videos DIYs, lifestyle, beauty, food and fashion content. She posts seasonal content and has a lot of great back to school videos!
15. Sarocha B
Sarocha (18) is a Thai girl living in England who makes fashion and beauty videos. She’s definitely beautiful and one to watch as her channel grows. Queen of aesthetic.
And that’s 15 young and driven YouTubers that you should be subscribed to! These channels range from having a few hundred thousand subscribers to millions. These young internet stars are the ones to watch and they continue working to produce videos. The world of YouTube offers free-for-all opportunity for all the creatives out there, including all these young people!
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