It was around midnight when I was looking for something to cure my boredom. I was looking for stories on Ted Bundy, as I had just watched the Ted Bundy movie with Zac Efron (my #1 man-crush), and wanted to know more. That’s how I first stumbled onto The Infographics Show on YouTube.
Jon Chrymes is a true crime YouTube Channel created by blogger, writer and director Jon Rhynes. With a passion for giving a voice to the victims, Jon conducts research on each case in order to create mini documentaries through his platform. Started in 2018, Jon Chrymes has quickly risen in popularity, with over 21,000 subscribers. We were so excited to talk to Jon and get to know the man behind the scenes of a dedicated true crime channel.
If we can thank 2020 for anything, it’s the rise (and enduring existence) of TikTok. The social media platform has everything a true crime junkie could want: lots of pictures, quick facts, and the ability to go viral and effectively spread awareness of current cases. Here are the best true crime TikTok accounts for you to binge right now (plus a shameless plug)!
Is your New Year’s resolution to start your own true crime YouTube channel, or just any YouTube channel at all? Take a peek behind the scenes at how MurderMurder News records their videos separately and safely during the pandemic using green screens to make it look like we are in the same room together.