Social Media

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    News

    You can now hide your like count on Instagram and Facebook – here’s how

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    News

    How digital stalking is affecting women – from Instagram to Apple Pay

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    Life

    “Why I live for the passive aggression of other people’s Facebook drama”

Latest Stories

Stressed by social media
Life

“Being expected to have an opinion on absolutely everything is stressing me out”

The pressure to have a fully-formed opinion on everything, all the time, is exhausting.

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Gaby Conn
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People

Princesscore is the joyful new aesthetic taking over social media

Meet the women switching loungewear for ball gowns.

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Lauren Geall
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Careers

How to build your personal brand to boost your career using social media

This is how you can use your personal brand to boost your career.

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Alice Porter
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People

5 key tips for taking incredible self-portraits, from an influencer who knows

Instagram feed looking bare thanks to lockdown? Self-portrait photography might be the solution you need

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Alice Porter
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Lauren Geall
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From Jackie Weaver to a giant lasagne, 8 standout social media moments from a year in lockdown

It's been a strange year, hasn't it?

Woman on Instagram
Mental Health

Inside the toxic world of ‘hate’ following on Instagram

’Hate following’ is a phenomenon of the 21st century. So why do we follow someone on social media who makes us feel angry, envious or judgemental?

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Diyora Shadijanova
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Scrolling on a phone on social media while in gym leggings and sat on a yoga mat.
Wellbeing

“How I broke up with toxic fitness influencers after receiving incorrect advice”

How to spot the signs of a bad influence and press the unfollow button.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
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News

The sad death of the laugh-cry emoji (and why it bothers us so much, really)

On TikTok, Generation Z is saying the laugh-cry emoji isn't cool anymore, along with side parts and skinny jeans. And it has hit millennials hard...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Fearne Cotton
Life

Feeling demotivated? Watch Fearne Cotton’s reassuring chat with Alice Liveing

Because it’s hard to feel productive right now.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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A woman on social media
Life

What really happens on Clubhouse, the exclusive new social media app?

Stylist takes a look nside the exclusive new social media platform where conversation and controversy abound.

Posted by
Katy Harrington
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A woman scrolling on social media
Mental Health

Are you an active or passive social media user? Here’s how to find out – and why it matters

A new study has revealed how the way you use social media could impact your mental health.

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Lauren Geall
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Marianne Eloise
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Everyone’s talking about ‘manifestation’, but what is it and does it work?

'Manifesting' is the new millennial and Gen-Z buzzword popping up online, mostly on Tik Tok and Twitter. But what does it really mean? And does it work?

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Beauty

“My #FilterDrop campaign changed the rules around online advertising in the beauty industry”

New rules advise influencers and companies against applying misleading face filters to beauty adverts.

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Sasha Pallari
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Plants

8 TikTok plant care hacks for people who can’t stop killing their leafy friends

We’ve all been there…

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Life

“Sorry, I only just got this!” Why are some people so bad at replying to messages?

Welcome to the reality of navigating life as an awful replier.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Entertainment

The good, bad and the ugly celebrity apologies of 2020

Sometimes ‘sorry’ really can be the hardest word – Stylist looks back at the biggest showbiz blunders of the year.

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Carly Lewis-Oduntan
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Life

Have you been soft ghosted in the age of virtual dating? Here’s how to tell

The disappearing act is back with a vengeance.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Life

Are you a doomscroller or joyscroller? And what does that say about you?

What our doomscrolling and joyscrolling habits can tell us about the world in 2020

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Sara Radin
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Kayleigh Dray
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How Jameela Jamil created a digital antidote to the stress of 2020

Found yourself getting bogged down by this year’s overwhelming negativity? Look this way.

Jealousy in relationships: are you obsessed with your partner’s ex?
Relationships

Are you obsessed with your partner’s ex?

A normal amount of jealousy is normal – healthy, even! – in relationships. But how do we know when it’s gone too far?

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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