If you’re an ardent follower of YouTube, then Bethany Mota shouldn’t be new to you. She is one of the most popular influencers on the social platform and commands over 10 million subscribers and counting. Bethany Mota is like a role model to girls in their teens and early twenties. She is hugely into the fashion industry, teaching girls how to dress and creating craft-related content to her channel.
Bethany Mota’s Bio (Age)
Bethany Mota was born November 7, 1995, to her parents Tammy and Tony Mota in Merced County, California. Bethany has an older sister named Brittany. She is of Mexican and Portuguese descent. Bethany was homeschooled until third grade, she was then sent to public school up to sixth grade to mingle with other kids her age. Getting along with other kids was not so good as Bethany recalls she was bullied. She took acting and dance classes briefly before she began making videos.
This young talented damsel is one of the most talented and popular social media celebrities, YouTube specifically. She created her channel Macbarbie07 in 2009 and started by posting haul videos of where she buys her clothing online and gained thousands of views. Her videos were just a means of coping with stress associated with being bullied. She began having fun with it and gaining subscribers daily and soon, what started as a hobby became a career for Bethany.
The haul videos she made attracted retailers who made use of her channel to market their goods and it didn’t take time before Google monetized her channel due to the number of views she receives on each upload. She went beyond making hauls to making DIY videos, mostly fashion-related. Today, Bethany Mota owns a fashion line at Aeropostale and her line is mostly made up of casual wear and accessories for young adults. Most of her designs are ideas suggested by fans, which shows she not only shares a personal relationship with her fans but also listens to them.
As a singer, she released her first single titled “Need You Right Now” in 2014. Although it did not top the US chart, her single made it to the Danish Top 40 record chart and in 2015, she wrote her own song “Be Who You Wanna Be”. She was nominated for the Nickelodeon teen choice Awards in 2014 and was featured as a guest judge in the 13th season of Project Runway.
She was also nominated to be a competitor in Dancing with the Stars in the same 2014 and was paired alongside Derek Hough. The pair ended the show at fourth place. In 2016, after releasing her memoir, she became a brand ambassador to UNICEF Kid Power. Bethany has been featured on many TV shows including Good Morning America, Home & Family, and Not Too Deep with Grace Helbig.
Bethany Mota is known for exuding positive vibes in her videos. The Motivators, as she likes to call her subscribers have all agreed they love her for her unrelenting positivity. The young adult has successfully pulled about 12 million subscribers on YouTube alone, 7.5 million on Instagram, and 4.5 million on Twitter.
She is presently worth about $2.5 million and enjoys about 72 million views on each upload to her channel. Her official music video which was uploaded to her channel in 2017 had a little over 4 million views.
Sibling, Parents, Family
Bethany Mota keeps her family life secret so not much is revealed, however, we know she comes from a small family with her parents, Tony and Tammy Mota, and her older sister, Brittany Mota. But even though not much has been said about her mother, Tammy, a handful is known about her father, Tony Mota.
He is his daughter’s manager and has even appeared on some of her videos. We believe it is his way of showing he is proud of his daughter and fully supports’ her career. In 2016, Bethany and her dad were sued for breach of contract with a skincare line.
The product line refused to pay the agreed amount stated in the contract as consequence of not keeping her end of the deal which is to advertise their product by using it on camera and giving positive reviews. Her dad and attorney stated that the suit was just a way to avoid paying his daughter what is due to her.
Personal Life – Who is Bethany Mota’s Boyfriend?
Bethany Mota like other celebrities has quite an interesting dating history. In 2013, she and Ryan Potter were in a serious relationship. Just so you know, Ryan Potter is an American actor known for the role he portrayed in Super Ninjas. however, their flame ended sooner than expected.
In 2016, Bethany began dating Dominic Sandoval, a professional dancer, and actor. Sandoval was the winner of So You Think You Can Dance Season 3. He also owns a YouTube channel that commands followership of about 3 million subscribers. As an actor he has stirred in Agents of Secret Stuff, Alvin and the Chipmunks, Battle of the Year, and Smosh: The Movie. He occasionally appears as a guest on Bethany’s channel.
Fans always desire to know the body measurements of their favorite celebrities. On YouTube, you find many Q&A videos and that’s why we’re here to put an end to your Google search and regular mails. Bethany Mota, even though looks like she is on the taller side, is actually 5 ft 4 in (1.63 m) tall and she weighs 53 kg (117 lbs).