Mamrie Hart Hannah Hart Grace Helbig

To an untrained eye, YouTube might just be a website to watch cat videos or Psy’s newest music video, but if you look just below the surface, you’ll find a world of content creators just beaming with creativity.

There are dozens and dozens of content creators on YouTube that post videos, usually on a weekly basis. There are several different kinds of content creators on YouTube; the gaming videos have almost taken over YouTube, with someone playing a video game, usually Minecraft, and talking over it, making it funny (typically called “Let’s Play” videos). There are people who do skits; Smosh is one of the most subscribed to channels, producing weekly comedy sketches and music videos.

If you look, you’ll be able to find so many content creators; there is so much talent on YouTube that you wouldn’t believe. I compiled a list of ten people/channels that you should be watching, ten people/channels that I think can make it from YouTube, even onto television…


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This article was first posted on August 28, 2013