Youtubers

I asked my YA librarian what youtube channels her teens were into and she recommended Zoella.  Zoella's youtube page currently has over 11 million! subscribers, and her videos have 861,955,106 views!  Her real name is Zoe Elizabeth Sugg, she's 26 years old and lives in the UK.  Her videos are mostly about style and fashion and "hauls" where she … Continue reading Youtubers

YA Virtual Readers’ Advisory – Tumblr

I chose to use tumblr over other social media sites because of the platform's anonymity. The ASK ME ANYTHING link allows teens to ask questions anonymously about topics they may feel uncomfortable asking the librarian in person. For me, tumblr seems really interactive.  Ideally teens would submit their own posts to the page, answer questions, … Continue reading YA Virtual Readers’ Advisory – Tumblr