Research + News | Topic: Trends

‘Eraser Challenge’ Latest Harmful Social Media Trend for Kids

Burns, abrasions the result as youngsters ‘erase’ their skin away. Read the article here.

What Do Teen Influencers Watch on YouTube?

Teen influencers are more likely to watch product reviews than any other type of video on YouTube, with 77% saying they go to YouTube to view such content.

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Pokemon Go Is Officially More Popular Than Internet Porn

According to Google Trends, search results for Pokémon GO have surpassed that of porn searches. Read the full article here.

‘Pokemon Go’ Takes World By Storm, But Sparks Controversy

“Pokemon Go” has become a phenomenon since its launch last week, although the location-based Nintendo game is sparking controversy. Read the article here.

Why Teens Around the World Are Freaking Out About Thai Slime

Today if you search the hashtag #slime on Instagram, you’ll find over 600,000 posts, most of them by young girls. Read the article here.

The Rise of Vegan Teenagers: ‘More People Are Into It Because of Instagram’

The number of vegans in the UK has risen by 350% in the past decade – a movement driven by the young. Teens explain why they are ditching meat and dairy. Read the article here.