What Does VLOGGER Mean?

Vlogger means "Video Blogger." Video blogs are a form of online television which are increasingly common on sites such as Youtube.

Vloggers are people who regularly publish video blogs. (NB: Popular vloggers can make a living from this, making "vlogger" a bonafide profession.)

Some vloggers are also bloggers and embed their videos among text on a blog or website. Some vloggers use video as a form of online diary, while others give advice or information. For example, a food vlogger might film a recipe, and a beauty vlogger would share make-up tips.

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When I write VLOGGER, I mean this:

meaning of VLOGGER

The image shows a woman being filmed on a small video camera.

Summary of Key Points

"Video blogger" is the most common definition for VLOGGER on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Definition:Video blogger
Guessability:guessability level 2
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Examples of VLOGGER in Sentences

Here are examples of VLOGGER being used in conversations:
  • Tony: He's a well-known VLOGGER.
  • Jordan: I think I've seen his videos online.
  • Tony: How do you make so much money?
  • Jordan: I'm a fashion VLOGGER in my free time.

An Academic Look at VLOGGER

As it is formed by merging two words into one, Vlogger is classified as a portmanteau word. It is formed by amalgamating video and blog.

What Did We Say before Texting and Social Media?

Before the digital era, we might have said something like "diarist" or "columnist."

Example of VLOGGER Used in a Text


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