Why Coachella Matters To Creators

Apr 21, 2022

Hint: It’s not just the music. After two years during which the pandemic forced Coachella to go quiet, the festival returned on April 15th like a player coming off the bench, full of joyful intensity.

10 Reasons Why You Need That Blue Bird On Your Side

Mar 03, 2022

Real talk: you may be wondering why you–as a creator–need to be active on Twitter. Maybe you’ve always thought of Twitter as a hand-me-down social media platform, a place for Millennials, celebrities, politicians, and older people.


5 Reasons Why Super Bowl Ads Should Feature More Creators

Feb 08, 2022

5 Reasons Why Super Bowl Ads Should Feature More Creators
The future looks bright, as more brands realize the power of creators.

There’s a large segment of the human population for whom February 13th isn’t the day before Valentin...


When The Internet Turns Out To Be Your Friend

Feb 01, 2022

We could all use a good news story right about now, and Axel Webber just gave us one.

As we all know, the internet can be a cruel place. There are far too many keyboard ...


Why Creators Should Care About NFTs

Jan 28, 2022

Why Creators Should Care About NFTs

Perhaps you’re a little old-fashioned and you still like your tokens fungible. Well, sorry, because the times they are a-changin, and from now on, the only tokens anyone cares about are the non-fungible kind...


5 Ways To Make More Money in 2022

Jan 20, 2022

You’re a creator, so why not create some wealth? It’s a new year, and it’s time to start thinking big about your financial future. As creators, it makes perfect sense that you focus most of your energy on ..


Did TikTok Make You Buy It?

Jan 13, 2022

The app’s explosive growth has made it a must for marketers trying to connect with Gen Z.
Not so many years ago, if an advertiser wanted to reach viewers, television was basically...


Instagram Pays

Nov 23, 2021

In July of this year, Instagram launched a new program to offer creators up to $35,000 to post videos to Instagram Reels. The fact that Instagram is owned by Facebook (now known as Meta) means Instagram has some deep pockets: Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Instagram will be paying $1 bil...


Facebook Goes Meta

Nov 17, 2021

What the Zuck is he up to?

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently introduced Meta, a rebranding of FB’s parent company. The goal of this dramatic move is to help the social media platform get an early and dominant position in the virtual reality space. Or, in Zuck-speak, Meta “brings ...


Ho, Ho, Ho, Holiday Brand Deals Are Coming Your Way

Oct 29, 2021

What’s on the top of your holiday gift wish list this year? If it’s the fact that just about every major brand is looking to spend major holiday advertising dollars on TikTok influencers, you’re in luck.


TikTok's Success In Making Songs Chart

Oct 28, 2021

From a creator point of view, platforms like TikTok have knocked down doors. With no barrier to entry, anybody with a viral video can become a breakout star. Not so long ago, the major record labels were the undisputed gatekeepers. Either you got a record contract with a big record company...


5 Things to Know About Influencer Marketing in 2021

Oct 11, 2021


If you’re an aspiring rock star, the term “influencer marketing” may not seem very sexy. But if you enjoy eating food and paying your rent, it’s worth ...


If You've Got Talent, Here's Proof You Don't Need a Stage

Sep 29, 2021

If You’ve Got Talent, Here’s Proof You Don’t Need a Stage
You’ll never believe where this viral TikTok singer amazes audiences


September is National Self Improvement Month

Sep 22, 2021

September is National Self Improvement Month. Here’s how to celebrate it.

We were sitting around the office the other day, wondering how we could improve, and we realized ...


Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 15, 2021

Hispanic Heritage Month Begins on September 15th!

Join pearpop as we celebrate Latinx pride.

Starting on September 15, we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, a 30 day commemoration of the contributions and...


The Best Gear for Creators on the Move

Sep 09, 2021

The best gear for creators on the move.

Wanna make content on the go? Here’s what you need to know.

We get it. You want to be a creator not a tech person. But the reality is, if you aspire to make great videos...


6 Ways to Be Your Best Self

Sep 01, 2021

August is National Wellness Month. To celebrate, we break down the basics.

We know what you’re thinking: August is National Wellness Month? Shouldn’t that be every month? The short answer is, yes. After all, if ... READ MORE

August is Black Business Month

Aug 25, 2021

Celebrating some of the many talented people who are elevating pop culture.

August is National Black Business Month, which--as the name suggests--is a time when we  recognize the value and contributions of Black-owned businesses across the country.

Of course, we should do...


Attention all pearpop members! Join Discord now!

Aug 18, 2021

Attention all pearpop members! Join Discord now!

It will now be our main platform for communicating with you.

If you’re a gamer, you already know about the chat app Discord. But Discord isn’t just for online gamers...


7 Tips to Keep Winning on TikTok

Aug 13, 2021

7 Tips to Keep Winning on TikTok

Strategies for growth and success

TikTok. You came for the fun, but let’s get real: no matter how well you’re doing, you still want more followers. As brilliant as your content may be, and...


Kevin Parry Didn't Make a Penny

Aug 06, 2021

Why the Creator of a Huge Viral Video Didn't Make a Penny

And how you can avoid his fate.

Unless you live in a cave, chances are you’ve seen a viral video by Kevin Parry...


Find A Job On TikTok

Aug 02, 2021

Music. Dance. Food. Resumes. 

Creators are bypassing LinkedIn for a platform best known for fun and entertainment. Is TikTok the best new way to find a job?

Everyone knows that if you’re the creative type, TikTok is the...


Celebrating Disability Pride Month

Jul 27, 2021

Celebrating Disability Pride Month

When it comes to being more inclusive, we’re all able to do bigger things. 

July is Disability Pride Month so we thought we’d take a moment to reflect on what that means. It’s been ...


Remember Tumblr?

Jul 23, 2021

The legacy social media platform jumps into the creator monetization game with the launch of Tumblr Post+.

If you’re young enough, you might not even know what Tumblr is--but not so long ago, it was one of the premier social media platforms. Founded what seems like...


National Culinary Arts Month

Jul 20, 2021

National Culinary Arts Month
5 TikTok Stars Who Keep Making Our Mouths Water

July is National Culinary Arts Month, which, as its name suggests, is all about celebrating...


Wanted: Roomates with Clout, Keys to the Social Media Kingdom and a Lease on a TikTok House

Jul 13, 2021

Wanted: Roomates with Clout, Keys to the Social Media Kingdom and a Lease on a TikTok House

What's better than collaborating with other great creators and making content day and night? Doing it while living under the same roof, preferably a sick mansion in Calabasas or Beverly Hills...


How Social Media Algorithms Work

Jul 08, 2021

5 tips to build your following

Algorithms. For the tech-challenged, they may seem like one of the mysteries of modern life. And we can’t blame you if you’re a creative soul who just wants to make awesome stuff and not have to think about navigating the ins and outs of machine..


How to Build a Recording Studio on a Budget

Jul 02, 2021

You may be surprised to find out how little you need to spend to get started


6 Ways To Find Creative Inspiration

Jun 29, 2021

As a creator, you live by the quality of your ideas. Your stock in trade isn’t cameras, software, keyboards or computers. Those are merely tools. Your most precious resource is your imagination.

In many ways, this is what makes being a creator so great: there’s nothing better than...


Black Music History Month

Jun 25, 2021

June is Pride Month--but guess what else we celebrate?

For 40 years, a presidential proclamation has honored a great musical tradition, but a new generation is only now discovering what that is.

It’s June and everyone knows it’s time to celebrate Pride. At pea...