The Age Of Influence

The Age Of Influence


A new generation is using social media to amplify their voices—putting Cincinnati on the map for its art, fashion, architecture, and everything in between.

By Ashley Caudill, Lauren Fisher, Caroline Kammerer, Mackenzie Manley, Kate Mauer, Kane Mitten, Lily Ogburn, Olivia Rohling, Sam Rosenstiel, Annasofia Scheve, and Kate Shields

Edited by Lauren Fisher

Photograph by Devyn Glista

Dylan Morton’s Journey From the Roller Rink to Disney Channel

Sharing his passion for roller skating brought this lifelong Cincinnatian a whole new career.

Squad Goals: Local Influencers Who Promote Cincinnati Magazine Events

Meet some of the local influencers working with Cincinnati Magazine to promote our events.

Advice from Travis McElroy, Your Middlest Brother

The Cincinnati-based, world-renowned comedy podcaster ponders his family’s advice show, the impact of influencers, and big life moves.

How One Cincinnati Influencer Is Preserving Black Modernism

Jerald Cooper is on a mission to make architecture accessible while helping preserve the legacy of Black modernism.

Four Instagrammable Cincinnati Spots To Brighten Up Your Grid

These four spots are well known, but they still continue to dazzle.

How To Get The Perfect Shot

Not all photos are created equal. Here's how to look your best on camera.

Understanding TikTok (And Five Of Our Favorites)

Not sure where to start with TikTok? We've got a short explainer and five local follows for you to check out.

Micro-Influencer Adelia Killian Shares Her Love Of Cincy

The 26-year-old influencer is proudly “making Cincy look like NYC.”

Morgan Angelique Owens Helps Women Find Their Glow-Up

Through her blog, book, and more, Owens aims to elevate confidence and beauty in Black women.

Christian Gill and Kayla Robison Are The Chef Dream Team

These two chefs have been friends through thick and thin, from their Pendleton days to their Food Network showdowns.

This Local Mom Has A “Simply Savage” Social Media Empire

The local woman known as "Savagemomlife" tells all about the road to TikTok stardom and her millions of Internet fans.

Frankie Gaw Puts His Love For Cincinnati In His Food

Food writer and social media star Frankie Gaw may live in Seattle these days, but he’s the first to admit that he’ll always be a Cincinnati boy at heart.

Hugo Pereira Draws Something New Every Day

Brazilian-born Hugo Pereira uses his global following on Instagram and TikTok to share his unique artwork and give tips to budding artists.

Everyone Wears Means Cameron’s Clothes, From Burrow To BET

The designer started BlaCkOWned Outerwear from the trunk of his car and now has fans all over the globe.

Dione Wu Cooks Up Aesthetically Pleasing Food Photos

Anyone can take a picture of a meal. But when it comes to documenting perfectly Instagrammable plates, local food blogger Dione Wu has a gift.

Will Sennett Turns Cincinnati Sports Anguish Into Incredible Content

The social media superstar has fans in everyone from GQ to Matt Damon, but he’s still a diehard Cincinnati homer.

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