Some teens have become highly influential, famous and rich thanks to modern technologies like social media. These teens are inspiring millions all over the world.
Compiled by the TIME magazine, based on various factors like overall ability to drive news, accolades across numerous fields and global impact through social media; we look at the 30 most influential teens of 2015.
Lele Pons (Age: 19), American
Miami teen Eleonora Pons, better known as Lele Pons is the most-watched person on Vine. She has more than 7.2 billion loops and 9.7 million followers. Best recognized for her six-second video loops. She is popular across multiple social media platforms.
Kim Kataguiri (Age: 19), Brazilian
Kim is famous for his satirical YouTube videos. He co-founded the Free Brazil Movement in 2014, a liberal group that espouses free market values and campaigns against President Dilma Roussef. He has successfully used the internet to defend free market values.
Bethany Mota (Age: 19), American
Bethany is best known for her haul videos, in which she shows her fashion purchases. This American video blogger from Los Angeles interviewed President Obama after his State of the Union address. This YouTube star was one of the select group of social media celebrities to enjoy this privilege.
Kendall Jenner (Age: 19), American
Aspiring fashion model and Instagram sensation Kendall Jenner has walked the ramp for reputed brands like Chanel and Versace. She has also graced the covers of Cosmopolitan, GQ, Vogue Paris and Allure. She also has the most-liked photo in Instagram history.