For 13 to 18-year-olds the number one job choice is a YouTuber-whether you want to be a social star or online entrepreneur, Meridith Valiando Rojas tells her story of how she launched her wildly successful company, with an idea and wifi. As one of the first companies in the social media ecosystem Meridith and her company DigiTour Media have worked with over 500 social stars from nearly every platform, seeing first hand how people go viral, grow an audience, and leverage the popularity of the internet to build their brand in front of, or behind the camera.
Sharing her personal stories while providing real-world (never shared) advice, Meridith gives a peek behind the curtain of DigiTour and what it's been like working with every major star from YouTube to Musical.ly. With over 20 of her biggest social friends weighing in with advice, Q&A's, sample schedules, and their secret tips and tricks-if you want to launch your online career, this book is for you!
MERIDITH VALIANDO ROJAS is the Co-Founder and CEO of DigiTour Media. She's been recently hailed as a 'digital media mogul' by Variety and recently named to both the Variety 2016 and 2017 Power of Women L.A. Impact Reports and the 2015 30 Digital Entertainment Execs to Watch. Forbes has touted VALIANDO as "Bringing YouTube to Concert Halls." She was also named as one of Cosmopolitan's 2015 50 Fun and Fearless Women, and has received the Cynopsis Digital 2015 and 2017 Top Women in Digital Awards. Valiando Rojas was named one of Adweek's Young Influentials at the end of 2017 and listed as one of the nine innovators shaping the future of media and entertainment. Selfie Made is her first book.