The time comes for every parent to wave goodbye to their offspring. With Indigo growing and growing, the team has been bursting at the seams in the offices of our parent company Trotman Publishing in Bath. From today, the Indigo team is based at our fantastic new home just down the road in the buzzing, creative, tech-friendly city of Bristol.
Social media is everywhere, so it is not surprising that young people continue to show interest in the jobs that stem from it. In a survey of 7- to 11-year-olds carried out by the Education and Employers charity, social media and gaming appears fourth in the list of most popular jobs, (coming in at second place amongst boys).
Today, the top social media influencers are well-established on the world’s rich lists; and you can barely visit a city, beauty spot or tourist attraction without encountering people posing “for the ‘gram”. From bloggers to vloggers, YouTubers to Instagrammers, what are the issues for young people considering a career as a social media influencer?