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Alisha Marie didn’t know she was going to take a break from @youtube until she broke down in tears in a @sweetgreen restaurant in LA. She’s not the only YouTuber who has experienced intense pressure to create content around the clock, and many creators in the community are burning out. For them, burnout means a feeling of exhaustion and lack of pride in the content they make. Many creators don’t want to risk being forgotten while they take a break for their mental health. But if they don’t take time off, they can end up breaking down and disappearing for months, if not vanishing. @alisha, @caseyneistat, @katimorton1, @therewiredsoul, and @pewdiepie spoke with INSIDER about their experiences.
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Story by: Lyndsay Dodgson (@linzasaur)
Image by: @bi_graphics