Tanya Burr making a video blog
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The rise and rise of video blogs

Members of the 'millennial generation' are finding ways to earn a living from skills they learned not at school, but on social media.

Members of the "millennial generation" are finding ways to earn a living from skills they learned not at school, but on social media.

In theory, anyone can video blog, or vlog, as long as they have a camera, an internet connection and something to say.

But for the UK's top vloggers it has become a career where they can earn thousands of pounds through advertising.

Philip Hampsheir reports.