Scarlett’s powerful selfie

Everyone loves a filter – Valencia, anyone? The internet is a wonderful place filled with pugs, kittens and Harry Styles. It can also be a very daunting place thanks to the veil of filtered selfies and false reality. You’re always living your best life online. Now, straight-talking lady of the moment Scarlett Moffatt is baring […]

Think before you tweet

It started with Zoella. Then Alfie got hauled in. New Gay Times editor Josh Rivers lost his job over it. And now Jack Maynard has been forced to leave the jungle. What happens on the internet stays on the internet – and then the press get their paws on it, and the world implodes. Yep, […]

Social Media and Mental Health

New survey results have rated Instagram as the worst social media platform when it comes to affecting young people’s mental health – according to The Royal Society for Public Health. A poll of 1,479 people aged 14-24 were asked to rate which of the five most popular social media platforms they felt had the most […]

Cooking in miniature

Even if you’re not a big cook yourself, there’s something quite addictive about recipe tutorial videos that pop up in our social streams. But YouTuber WendyMiniCity has taken the trend and made it a whole lot cuter with her tiny cooking demos. Wendy does recipes in miniature, cooking up tiny fries, pizza and even Korean BBQ […]

THE A TO Z OF 2016

What a time to be alive, eh? And no you didn’t imagine it, this year did actually happen.   A ANTI, Lemonade, Life of Pablo, Blonde, Colouring Book – 2016 was the year that music finally got its groove back. From surprise albums to sold-out stadium tours, music fans were spoilt for choice. But Beyoncé, […]

Are the Instagram Screenshot Rumours True?

  There is a vicious new rumour circling the web. Allow us to set the scene. There you are mindlessly scrolling through Instagram. You hit upon your crush/enemy/friend’s mum doing looking effortlessly gorgeous/tragic/ hilarious and you decide to take a screenshot. Who cares if the photo was taken 35 weeks ago? It’s just a little […]