Zoe Sugg is one of the most popular YouTubers in the world. She is into fashion, and beauty vlogging, and she is a part-time writer as well. Zoe is popular as Zoella which is her YouTube channel name. She made her debut in the professional writing with the novel Girl Online, and it broke many records in the first week itself. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career, and earnings of Zoe Sugg in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Zoe Elizabeth Sugg was born on 28th March 1990 in Wiltshire, England. She is the elder sister of another popular internet personality named Joe Sugg. Zoe attended The Corsham School and Arts College. She currently lives in East Sussex. She started Youtubing with her brother Joe. She also released an online store which did not do as well as expected, and it is currently inactive.
Zoe revealed her relationship with the fellow YouTuber Alfie Deyes in August 2013 through a blog post. They have been in dating since October 2012, and they are quite open in public about their relationship. There is no periodic breakup reported, and they are a power couple in the YouTube community. There were rumours of Gabriella Lindley who was Zoe’s best friend, she was trying to get close to Alfie which led to the fall out of the best friends.
Career, Awards & Nomination
Zoe Sugg started her career as a blogger in 2009, and her blog name is Zoella. The blog has over 600 million views to date. At the same time, she started her YouTube career with the same name. She used to do these being a part-time worker in a British clothing retail shop. After the success of her YouTube channel which was more on fashion and beauty tips and products, she opened another channel named MoreZoella. The second channel is mostly about her life happenings and vlogs.
Zoe is a social media influencer with over 10 million followers on Twitter and Instagram. Her first YouTube channel has more than 12 million subscribers, and the second channel has over 4.8 million. Her debut novel Girl Online went viral upon its launch in November 2014. She released the sequel of the novel named Girl Online – On Tour in the following year. The third sequel was Girl Online – Going Solo in 2017. She also released a non-fiction book named Cordially Invited in 2018.
There are no shortages of awards and achievements in Zoe’s life. She has over 1 billion views on her Zoella YouTube channel. She won Cosmopolitan Blog Awards in 2011 and 2012 as best beauty vlogger. She also has Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award and Teen Choice Award to her name in 2014 and 2015. She was also nominated in the YouTuber of the Year Shorty Award in 2016. Apart from these, she is the recipient of various other titles like Most Inspirational Women of the Decade.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from an extremely popular internet personality who has so many sources of income? Well, it is estimated that her net worth is around $4.5 million. Most of her income comes from YouTube video revenue. Apart from that, she earns royalty from her books, and endorsement deals from various beauty and fashion brands. She also has merchandise under the brand name Sugg Life. Zoe has also launched several beauty products which are quite popular.
Zoe is merely 28 years old, and she has achieved a lot in her short span of a career. But she has not been free of controversies being an internet personality. She has criticized heavily for vlogging while driving, releasing poor quality products for overpriced tags, and posting offensive social media posts. All this has affected her popularity to some extent, yet she is still one of the top ten popular female YouTubers in the world.