National Coming Out Day 2016: 7 YouTubers Share Their Positive Messages
11 October 2016, 15:59 | Updated: 6 November 2017, 15:33
Loud and proud.
Just like with World Mental Health Day, National Coming Out Day has seen social media turn into a place of happy and positive messages where celebrities, creators and fans alike have been sharing what the day means to them and just how important it is to create a world where coming out - no matter what your sexuality - is respected.
We've been sharing previous posts all day on our own social media about YouTubers who have bravely come out and inspired us personally. From Alexis G Zall's story to Gabriella Lindley and Ricky Dillon, YouTube has really help break down any stigma surrounding sexuality - and we couldn't be more proud.
Here we've listed some of the most inspirational and positive tweets we've seen during National Coming Out Day.
Happy #NationalComingOutDay ️ your safety and happiness is the most important thing.— Jake Edwards (@jakeftmagic) October 11, 2016
Coming out of the closet may seem scary but our vibrant & accepting community will be here waiting when you do ❤️ #NationalComingOutDay— Calum McSwiggan (@CalumMcSwiggan) October 11, 2016
#nationalcomingoutday - Good luck to everyone still struggling to come out. Theres so much love and acceptance for you all out there— Naomi Victoria (@hinaomivictoria) October 11, 2016
Happy #NationalComingOutDay to my LGBTQ fam! proud of you for living your truth & sharing it w the world— Franchesca Ramsey (@chescaleigh) October 11, 2016
Which YouTubers inspire you the most? Let us know in the comments below.