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20 of South Africa’s biggest YouTube personalities by the numbers

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Social Media 25th Nov 2016 Memeburn


Sure, data might be expensive and smartphones haven’t reached everyone just yet, but that hasn’t stopped South Africans from taking to video in a massive way over the past several years.

We aren’t just a nation of YouTube viewers though, because we also play host to a fascinating variety of South African YouTubers. So who are the biggest players in South Africa then? And what constitutes being a big YouTube personality?

20) Nicole Eddy (therealnicoleeddy) – 53 300 subscribers

A relatively new entry on the list, Nicole Eddy first started uploading videos less than a year ago, but she’s quickly made a name for herself on YouTube.

Eddy’s videos chronicle her travel exploits, as well as various South Africa/Cape Town-themed videos. And she’s found an eager and loyal audience as a result of her work.

Eddy’s two most popular videos, featuring her trips to Ireland and Los Angeles, both sit at just below the 200 000 view mark.

19) Michael Jamison (oomyfok) – 54 400 subscribers

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