Alfie Deyes is a famous blogger from the United Kingdom who is known for his blog called „PointlessBlog” which also became a bestselling book.
The fact that he is one of the most famous bloggers makes him have a lot of income through the internet. Alfie has an estimated net worth of about $4,5 million.
Alfie created his blog back in 2009 when he was only 16. He never could’ve imagined what would become of it. He was one of those “old school” YouTubers.
Alfie was born on September 17th in 1993 by the name Alfred Sydney Deyes in the capital of United Kingdom, London.
After a few years of living in the capital of the UK, his family decided it was better for them to leave in Brighton where they eventually moved to.
His mother was called Amanda and his father was Nick and they were always very supportive of Alfie and he grew up in a caring environment.
Alfie went to Brighton’s Varndean School. He didn’t like school too much and he found it restricting. His big wish was to become famous on social media since social media was just becoming the heat.
He has a sibling, a sister called Poppy with whom he’s in good relations with. They were very close from the beginning and therefore she sometimes appears in his videos.
His family was in a good financial state so he didn’t have any difficulties while growing up. Alfie got his computer when he was still little and one of his dearest hobbies was to hang out with his friends online and play games.
Alfie had a lot of friends growing up cause he was a really social kid and was never conceited because of his parent’s income and never thought of himself as better.
He was following his favorite bloggers since he was little and wanted to have a job like them and develop a career in that field.
He was amazed at how much income those YouTubers actually receive from their videos and sponsors. Alfie thought to himself that that could be a good career to get into, and so he worked hard.
Alfie found himself sponsors when he was in high school. He had an opportunity to go to the University but decided not to because he wanted to pursue his career on YouTube.
He also had a photoshoot for a magazine named “Company” along with many other YouTubers that were invited along with him for this photoshoot.
Alfie collaborated with many celebrities. Some of them were Troye Sivan, a current pop star, Joe Sugg and Lois Cole who all got a lot of success due to their YouTube channels.
Alfie was most proud of his ability to collaborated with an American mega-star called Ariana Grande. The name of the video they collaborated on is “You Generation” and it got a huge amount of views due to Ariana’s popularity.
Alfie currently works with Style Haul and they have a YouTube series called “The Crew.” This series is fund by a popular website called sugarscape.com that focuses mainly on teenagers and what they are interested in.
Zoe Sugg is Alfie’s girlfriend and they were dating since 2014. She also has a YouTube channel called Zoella where she has 11 million subscribers. They were the old school YouTube couple, probably the most famous one on the internet. It was back in the days when Troye Sivan, Caspar Lee, Joey Graceffa and Tyler Oakley were popular as well.
Zoe and Alfie are both being managed by Dominic Smales who is a founder and a CEO of Gleam Ltd.
Alfies longest sponsorship is with Direct Line Insurance Company. They give him a steady income. He also earns a big amount of money from other sponsors.
Alfie was working on a music video for charity in 2014. He is always very open to charity events and loves to help others. They covered a huge hit called “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” for the purpose of this video. It was called Band Aid 30 and it was collecting money for an Ebola epidemic that Africa was going through.
Alfie’s first book was called the same as his blog, “The Pointless Book”. It was published back in 2014 by the Blink Publishing. He earned a lot of money through it because it was extremely successful.
He made a sequel of this book called “The Pointless Book 2” in 2015 and also “The Pointless Book 3” he wrote in 2017. He loves to share his life story with people and says that it’s important to encourage young folks to create. Many claims that Alfie is also a great teacher when it comes to social media and therefore he shares his tips and tricks.
Alfie was also on the BBC Radio 1 Breakfast Show that is hosted by Nick Grimshaw. There Alfie spoke about what he does in his everyday life and about his career as a YouTuber.
Alfie and his girlfriend Zoe were the first Youtubers to get their wax figures in the Madame Tussauds Museum located in London. It was in 2015.
Alfie holds two Guinness world records which are a lot. The records are Most pancakes filled in 1 minute” and also “Most bangles put on in 30 seconds by two people”.
He can solve a Rubik’s cube in a bit more than 100 seconds which is pretty impressive.
Alfie is involved with a lot of campaigns that fight the bullies. He tries to support everyone who’s experienced it and spread awareness.
Alfie is also involved with health campaigns in which he warns the youth to keep track of their health. This is really important since it makes him a good role model, which is sort of rare these days on social media.
Alfie himself had some health issues. He had his acid reflux and always talked about it. He even vlogged the endoscopic procedure he had to have because of overstressing and a bad diet.
Alfie released his own clothing line back in 2016. There his fans can purchase T-shirts, hats, hoodies and iPhone accessories.
He was nominated for Teen Choice Award for Choice Web Collaboration in 2014 and UK Favourite Vlogger and Best British Vlogger in 2015.
Alfie hasn’t been posting a lot since 2017 but started doing it again this year. He says that he has many projects in mind, but his favorite one is coming soon. He is being secretive about it.
Zoe and Alfie began their relationship in 2012 and they were together since.
Zoe and Alfie met at an event named “Summer In the City“. After that, they started going out together and texting each other because they liked each other a lot.
They loved doing videos with each other and collaborated a lot of times. One of the most popular ones was the video called “Zoella Does My Makeup” and also Zoella’s video called “Boyfriend Does My Makeup”.
In 2013 they confirmed their relationship. Zoe wrote about them being together on her blog. Before that, a lot of people thought they were a couple but it was all rumors.
A year later they decided to move in together because they realized that they were really good together and their relationship worked out. It was a big step for both of them.
Unfortunately, that address was leaked in 2015 and they had serious issues. Their fans started visiting them at their home to get autographs or similar.
Zoe was really scared at that time because their address was basically exposed to the whole internet. They relocated as soon as they could because they like to keep some privacy and not tell every single thing to their fans.
Alfie is an atheist and doesn’t like to share his thoughts about religion.
His favorite food is chicken and pasta and he often eats it.
Both Zoe and Alfie love to travel. Alfie’s favorite places to visit are Greece and Dubai but they have visited a lot of other places too and will travel as much as they can.
Her dream is to visit all big world cities and meet other cultures.
Alfie is a big fan of artists Troye Sivan and Sam Smith.
He is sponsored by Urban Outfitters so he wears their clothes a lot in everyday life. It also brings him more money and raises his income.
Although Alfie doesn’t train any sport he likes to keep himself healthy so he goes to the gym. He also likes to have long walks, especially in the company of Zoe.
Alfie and his dad got matching bee tattoos in Amsterdam in 2018. This is how he showed his close relationship with his father who supports him.
His favorite drink is Mango Daiquiri Cocktail and his friends sometimes tease him about it because it is considered to be a lady drink.
Alfie’s favorite show is “Release the Hounds”.
One of his closest friends is Joe Sugg (Zoe’s brother) and Marcus Butler. They are all YouTubers.
Alfie’s channel has over 5 million followers and who knows which numbers will it reach.
He also has more than 4 million followers on Instagram, which is one of the biggest social media platforms.
Zoe and Alfie have a dog called Nala. She is a pug and she has her Instagram account called @apugcallednala. They both adore her and take her with them on a lot of places.
Alfie and his girlfriend were also recently on a vacation in Belgium and they have shared photos of it on their social media.
Full name: Alfred Sydney Deyes
Date of birth: September 17, 1993
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Profession: Youtuber, writer, social media influencer
Height: 1,83 m
Weight: 71 kgs
Net Worth: $5 million