Gabbie Hanna is not any stranger to controversy. Since she acquired her begin on Vine, she’s been concerned in public spats with a number of influencers, and folks have tried to cancel her greater than as soon as.
Since 2020 began, Gabbie has been underneath hearth for allegedly supporting YouTuber Jessi Smiles’ ex-boyfriend, Curtis Lepore, after she accused him of sexually assaulting her; criticized by Trisha Paytas for spreading a rumor that she had herpes; and extra lately has been accused of being transphobic.
And evidently all the hate has gotten to her. After she posted a video, during which she claimed YouTube has “shadowbanned” her, inflicting her views to drop, she reportedly has acquired demise threats from others on-line, resulting in her breakdown and deletion of a few of her social media accounts.
Why did Gabbie Hanna delete her Twitter and Instagram?
Not too long ago, cancel tradition has been working rampant amongst YouTubers, with many saying that they are taking a while away from the web.
Over the previous few months, a lot of Gabbie’s earlier controversies have been resurfaced, resulting in an onslaught of hate on-line. Folks on-line have been principally declaring that in loads of conditions the place she was requested to deal with a difficulty, she remained silent.
All of it got here to a head after Gabbie posted a video alleging she’d been shadowbanned. Within the video, she confirmed that looking out her identify within the YouTube search bar did not carry up her personal movies, however content material by commentary channels, posting content material she deemed “slander.” All of this culminated into demise threats being despatched to her dwelling tackle.
“i’m really closely involved with @YouTube they usually’re working to right the issue. fortunately working collectively bc they acknowledge it’s not proper. so that is really extra slander and defamation,” she stated in response to a Twitter consumer’s declare she was mendacity about being shadowbanned, stories Dextero.
Gabbie additionally lately talked in regards to the hate she was receiving on her podcast, during which she heatedly claimed that she was being bullied and that was why she wasn’t publicly responding to her controversies.
The audio, although, has since been taken and mocked on-line, particularly by customers on TikTok.
All of that is probably what led to her choice to delete her Twitter and Instagram accounts with out discover.
Will Gabbie return?
It is presently unclear whether or not or not Gabbie has any plans to return to the web. Since she appeared to depart with out formally addressing her choice, it is probably she’s taking a break to higher maintain her psychological well being.
Right now, her YouTube channel remains to be up, although it appears her followers are persevering with to depart it in droves. In accordance with Social Blade, Gabbie’s channel has seen a gentle decline in efficiency because the starting of 2020. Within the final six months alone, she’s misplaced virtually 400,000 subscribers.
Gabbie has additionally deleted all of her earlier movies that includes Shane Dawson, as a result of backlash she acquired for supporting him, inflicting her views to drop as effectively.
We do not know if she plans to return, although it is doable she’ll be becoming a member of the numerous YouTubers who’ve left their influencer professions behind within the latest weeks.
Till then, her followers are nonetheless brazenly supporting her on the platforms she left behind, ready for her to return.