posted by Benedict Townsend

Here are seven examples of times YouTubers opened up to their audiences emotionally and created an even more intimate connection in the process

Undoubtedly one of the main appeals of watching vloggers is the intimacy they have with their viewers. Even though you know you are only seeing a small portion of their life, you nevertheless feel a real connection with a real, three-dimensional human being – and that’s awesome. Here we have put together seven examples of times when that intimacy was extended, when YouTubers really opened up emotionally with their viewers. Tissues at the ready, everyone: