Tag: Social Media

The Unwitting (or unwilling) Face of a Catfish

The Unwitting (or unwilling) Face of a Catfish

I recently spoke with you about the Catfish phenomenon and how it can have an impact on the victims. But it’s not only the people who swim into the Catfish net that get affected. My friend Kristy, from Florida, uploaded a number of photos as […]

Why the ‘TRIGGERED’ meme needs to stay in 2016

Why the ‘TRIGGERED’ meme needs to stay in 2016

Memes can be fun and really be a great ‘inside joke’ to social media users, but sometimes the internet does take it a step too far, which is why I’ve decided to discuss one of 2016’s biggest meme trends; the ‘triggered meme’. For those who […]

Why you shouldn’t be ashamed if you’ve been Catfished

Why you shouldn’t be ashamed if you’ve been Catfished

catfish /katfɪʃ/ noun  2. USinformal lure (someone) into a relationship by adopting a fictional online persona. “he was being catfished by a cruel prankster” If you’re an avid social media user (and watch MTV religiously), you’re probably aware of the term ‘Catfishing’. There may even […]

I spent a week with a mermaid!

I spent a week with a mermaid!

Hello there! So, as I excitedly explained on my social media sites a numerous amount of times, just over a week ago, my dear friend Courtney AKA A Mermaid’s Blog  (formerly known as Find The Lost Girl) travelled from Stevenage, Hertfordshire to visit me for about […]

A response to The Independent RE: Zoella

A response to The Independent RE: Zoella

I’m not sure what you would call this as it’s not exactly a rant but it’s a response to the Independent in regards to this article about YouTuber Zoella. This article is discussing YouTube sensation Zoe Sugg AKA Zoella and her impact on teenage girls. […]

Sexual Harassment: it's NOT a joke

Sexual Harassment: it's NOT a joke

I’m pretty angry. Want to know why? Well, I’m going to tell you anyway. Sam Pepper is why I am angry. For those of you who are unaware of who Sam Pepper is, he is a successful YouTuber who tends to pull a lot of […]