How to cook, photograph, post, and eat like an #influencer.

The Story Behind The Hand You See In All Those Viral Food Instagram Photos

By Alexandra Svokos
In a post-Kardashian world, every millennial thinks they have what it takes to go viral, but few consider what that online fame actually looks like in a person's daily life. In Elite Daily's new series, Life Behind The Likes, we speak with the…

5 Times Foodie Influencers Made Big Mistakes That Didn't End Up On Instagram

By Patty Lee
When New York City’s Oddfellows Ice Cream Co. launched its pop-up carnival last summer, there was no doubt Priya Prabhakar would be one of the first influencers in the door. As followers of her Instagram account @food.drunk know, she’s a bit of an…

7 Soon-To-Be Famous Restaurants Opening This Summer You'll See On Everyone's IG

By Julia Guerra
Attention, recently-graduated undergrads: School’s out forever, which means those long, boozy nights hanging out on College Avenue are over, and your exploration of adult nightlife has only just begun. Now, if I may, dollar beers and cheap cocktails…

10 Gorgeous Meals From Instagram You Can Make In Under 30 Minutes

By Olivia Arguinzoni
Scrolling through Instagram can give anyone food envy. There's always somebody whipping up the most colorful, dynamic, and tasty meal you've ever seen, while you're not even sure you're 100 percent aware of how to turn your stove on. That's OK,…

7 Dopest Food Trucks You Need To Know About In Your Favorite Cities

By Julia Guerra
If food trucks had an anthem, it’d be, “started from the bottom, now we’re here.” Seriously, if any part of the culinary culture has made great strides to improve its market, it’s the vans on the side of the road that, once upon a time, were just…

The Difference Between What Food Influencers Eat On Instagram Vs. Real Life

By Patty Lee
Scrolling through Jessica Hirsch’s Instagram account is like falling into a rabbit hole of comfort food. There’s caramel dripping onto French toast, a fork lifting sauced-up strands of spaghetti, and, more recently, a cheese-stuffed hash brown being…

7 Simple & Tasty Dinner Ideas From Instagram With Only 3 Ingredients (Or Fewer)

By Olivia Arguinzoni
Admit it: Nothing sounds better than coming home after a long day of work and meticulously dicing vegetables, measuring out a host of spices, and watching, hawk-like, over your food to make sure it doesn’t burn. That was sarcasm, by the way. That…

10 Times I Posted Food That Looked Amazing On Instagram & Tasted Terrible IRL

By Katie Tamola
I keep my Instagram for practical reasons. I like to document when I’m feeling confident or having a good day, and I also want all those who have wronged me to see my internet footprint, which ultimately consists of happiness, success, and fantastic…

These Microwaveable Foods Are Actually Instagrammable AF

By Katie Tamola
Hi, hello! I cannot cook to save my life. No, no, no. You’re not understanding me. I’m not saying this to be endearing; I’m not being hard on myself. If the fate of the world depended on me cooking an average dinner tonight with a protein, I would…