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Escape to the country: influencers swapping London for the good life

Five manicure aesthetics set to drive nails content on social this summer

Will the fast food ads ban include influencer content? The government isn’t sure

Legislation to ban fast food adverts is going ahead and was confirmed in the Queen’s speech on May 11th. Since it was first introduced back in July 2020, the proposal to veto these adverts before the 9pm watershed – as well as a complete ban online – has been more than a little controversial. With no real

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Question: can TikTok really become LinkedIn for Gen Z? The Newsfeed

First up, the government has laid its plans to protect users online in its Online Safety Bill, which could also see tech companies face up to £18 million worth of fines over harmful content. Clubhouse has finally made its Android debut, more than a year after iOS exclusivity. Although it is currently only available in the US, the voice-chat

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Sister act: sister influencers creating charismatic content and platforms together

When it comes to influencer siblings, some lucky brands sometimes end up getting twice – or even three times – the star power for the price of one. By being born with a built-in best friend, influencer sisters and “twinfluencers” are capitalising on their sisterhood by working together as dynamic duos and trios – and

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Daily Breakdown

Your digital culture roundup

James Charles' ex-employee speaks out about lawsuit, by Business Insider

Insider reporter Kat Tenbarge details yet another controversy involving beauty YouTuber James Charlies and his former employee.

Human Resources, by Broccoli Productions

In the production company's new podcast, journalist and gal-dem editor Moya Lothian-Mclean examines the history of Britain's slaving past.

Chunkz vs Darkest Man, by Footasylum

Footasylum's favourite cousins test out their knowledge in a series of quizzes.

Sidemen guess the millionaire, by Sidemen

The YouTube collective join forces in a bid to guess, out of 5 contestants, who makes the most money in the latest instalment of #SidemenSunday.

Tiana Major9 sings Rihanna, Adele and Jessie J, by Terrell

Singer Tiana Major9 is the latest to join American online personality Terrell for a game of song association.

Arlo Parks performing Hope live at the BRIT Awards 2021

Aside from winning the BRIT award for Breakthrough Artist, the indie artist also performed a beautiful rendition of her latest single Hope.

what is CORQ?

What is CORQ?


An easy-to-use platform which helps you find influencers and understand how to work with them in the most dynamic way. Also, understand who is most prolific and trending through our unique algorithm, the CORQ Score. CORQ is staffed by a team of journalists who are dedicated to interrogating the digital space, determining where it will go next and helping our clients use it to their best advantage.

Influencer news

Stay on top of the latest developments in the influencer space from engagement announcements to controversies and new podcasts. Also, see influencer marketing that's driving conversations via our weekly campaign roundups.

Data analysis

Understand who and where each influencer's audience is plus get to grips with their engagement rates across multiple platforms from Twitter and Twitch to YouTube and Instagram. Get all the numbers you need to inform your next campaign.

Trend forecasting

Access daily trends reports detailing the content, aesthetics and conversations defining social media plus stay ahead of your competition with exclusive insights into where they are going next. See future digital first.

Campaign planning

Send us your campaign briefs and our team of journalists will long-list the most exciting and relevant influencers who meet your requirements, based on the latest news and their research. Our campaign planning work is completely agnostic and driven by clients' needs.

Influencer discovery

Search for influencers via key data points but also by their likes, dislikes and life experiences. Every influencer curated onto our platform is researched and profiled by CORQ journalists. Also, find out the influencers they collaborate with using our social-ecosystem tool.

Insight sessions

Access our courses in digital marketing, navigating the official guidelines for brands working with influencers stay up-to-date with monthly seminars and tune into our weekly sessions with leading editors to discover how you can get your brand into their pages.

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