clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Now YouTube Stars Are Landing Major Magazine Covers

Image via Seventeen
Image via Seventeen

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Is this the dawn of a new cover girl era? Instead of a traditional celeb cover, teen mag Seventeen put YouTube star Bethany Mota on their October cover, and the issue itself is devoted to the wonder kids of YouTube, from Michelle Phan to Zoella. Inside, Mota's interview is pretty much a love letter to her 7 million and counting subscribers. It'll be interesting to see if Teen Vogue and others will follow suit.

· Bethany Mota On How She Overcame Bullies And Became The Queen Of YouTube! [Seventeen]
· Michelle Phan Sued for Millions Over Alleged Copyright [Racked]
· Beauty Vloggers Are Turning Into Millionaires [Racked]