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With YouTube increasingly showing up in the headlines, some of the best YouTubers in the business are crossing over into the mainstream. Whether due to success or controversy, popular YouTubers are becoming more influential in the media world. What are the best YouTube channels? Vote below to help decide.  

The biggest YouTubers produce an incredibly diverse range of content. Some of the funniest people on YouTube have had viral success with comedic videos. Jenna Marbles first emerged with a viral video titled "How to Trick People into Thinking You're Good Looking," and now produces weekly videos that range in topic and tone.

PewDiePie, real name Felix Kjellberg, has been one of the biggest YouTubers in the game for years and produces gaming videos, as well as comedic content. Other YouTubers with the most subscribers include Grace Helbig, Hannah Hart, Nigahiga, Smosh, Liza Koshy, Lele Pons, Rudy Mancuso, and Lilly Singh.

Some of the biggest YouTubers have appeared in recent headlines across the world. Logan Paul made headlines for a controversial video featuring footage of a suicide victim. Trisha Paytas became a trending topic across the UK for her brief stint on Celebrity Big Brother

Out of this eclectic cast of characters and creators, who are the best YouTube personalities? Vote up your favorite YouTube stars and vote down the worst YouTubers. (You know, the ones you think are the most annoying YouTubers.) Feel free to add anyone you feel is missing. And for more on your favorite YouTubers, check out this list on the best YouTube stars under 25.

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PewDiePie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, better known by his online alias PewDiePie, is a Swedish producer of Let's Play videos on YouTube. Since 15 August 2013, PewDiePie's channel has been the most ...more
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MrBeast is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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YouTuber who is known for his MrBeast channel. He has gained widespread popularity there for his video series Worst Intros on YouTube, as well as his frequent gameplay videos.

Jimmy Donaldson, known online as MrBeast, is an American YouTuber and philanthropist. Donaldson's videos typically feature "attention-grabbing stunts." He often makes videos on ...more
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TheOdd1sOut is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Markiplier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Mark Edward Fischbach (born June 28, 1989), known online as Markiplier, is an American YouTube personality. Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, he began his career in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is ...more
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Liza Koshy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Elizabeth Koshy (born March 31, 1996) is an American actress, YouTube personality and comedian. She stars as Violet Adams in the Hulu original television series Freakish (2016–present). Among ...more
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Shane Dawson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Shane Lee Dawson is an American YouTube personality, actor, comedian, and film director. Dawson is known for making comedy videos featuring many recurring characters, impersonations, and spoofs ...more
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Jacksepticeye is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Seán William McLoughlin (born 7 February 1990), better known through his online pseudonym Jacksepticeye (or simply Jack), is an Irish producer, game commentator, and internet personality, ...more
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David Dobrik is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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David Dobrik (born July 23, 1996) is an American YouTuber from Slovakia. He has received over 5,000,000 subscribers on his main YouTube channel and was previously part of a collaborative channel ...more
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Nigahiga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Ryan Higa is an American YouTube personality and actor of Japanese descent. He is known for his YouTube comedy videos, which have been viewed over 2.1 billion times. As of April 2015, Higa's ...more
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Dude Perfect is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Dude Perfect is an American sports entertainment group which routinely uploads new video content to various YouTube channels. The group consists of twins Coby and Cory Cotton, Garrett Hilbert, ...more
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Rhett and Link is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Rhett & Link are an American Internet comedy duo consisting of the two YouTube users Rhett James McLaughlin (born October 11, 1977) and Charles Lincoln "Link" Neal, III (born June ...more
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The Dolan Twins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Ethan and Grayson Dolan (born December 16, 1999), collectively known as The Dolan Twins, are an American comedy duo who rose to prominence in May 2013 on the video sharing application Vine. ...more
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SSSniperWolf is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Alia “Lia” Shelesh (born October 22, 1992), better known as SSSniperWolf, is an Enormously popular YouTube gamer who specializes in Call of Duty gameplay videos as well as anime and video game ...more
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Smosh is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Smosh is a web-based comedy duo consisting of Ian Andrew Hecox and Anthony Padilla. Padilla first began posting flash animations on Newgrounds in early 2003, under the name Smosh. He was later ...more
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Reaction Time is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Tal Fishman (born December 27, 1996), commonly referred to as his online alias, Reaction Time, is a YouTuber who specializes in reaction videos where he reacts to popular videos on the Internet ...more
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Jenna Marbles is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Jenna N. Mourey, more commonly known by her pseudonym Jenna Marbles, is an American entertainer and YouTube personality. Her channel currently has over 14 million subscribers, making it the 7th ...more
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LazarBeam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Lannan Eacott (born December 14, 1994) is a YouTube gamer known as LazarBeam who initially gained a following for his Madden challenge videos. Especially popular are his videos featuring tiny, ...more
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Colleen Ballinger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Colleen Mae Ballinger (born November 21, 1986) is an American YouTuber, comedian, actress, singer and writer. She is best known for her Internet character Miranda Sings, posting videos of the ...more
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Safiya Nygaard is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Safiya Nygaard (born July 16, 1992) is an actress, comedian, and writer, who first gained fame while creating video content for BuzzFeed. Also widely known as a beauty vlogger, she has starred ...more
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iDubbbzTV is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Ian Kane Carter (born July 27, 1991), known by his YouTube username iDubbbzTV, is an American YouTuber known for his Kickstarter Crap and Content Cop videos, specifically his ones directed at ...more
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DanTDM is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Daniel Robert Middleton (born 8 November 1991), better known through his online pseudonym DanTDM (formerly The Diamond Minecart), is an English YouTube personality and professional gamer. His ...more
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Lilly Singh is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Lilly Singh, also known by her YouTube username Superwoman, is a Canadian YouTube personality, motivational speaker, and comedian. She has also taken part in rapping and film acting. After ...more
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King Bach is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
Andrew B. Bachelor (born June 26, 1988), better known by his online alias and persona King Bach, is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, and internet personality, known for being the most ...more
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Emma Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Emma Chamberlain (born May 22, 2001) is a lifestyle vlogger whose self-titled YouTube channel has accumulated more than 3.1 million subscribers through vlogs, lookbooks, DIYs, hauls, and more. ...more
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MatPat is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best YouTubers Of All Time
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Matthew Robert "Matt" Patrick, also known by screen name MatPat, is an American internet personality, actor, writer, and producer. He is best known as the creator and narrator of the ...more