2017 LGBT Israelis’ Social Media Power List: #2

Transgender activist and organizer of Miss Trans Israel pageant Israela Stephanie Lev tops A Wider Bridge’s 2017 list of LGBT Israelis to follow on social media. Check out the complete top 10.

Israel is known for its innovation in technology, and as in every western-world country, its social media is thriving. Facebook and YouTube are the leading social media platforms in Israel, followed by Instagram and Twitter.

If you ever thought about following LGBT Israelis on social media, we’ve put together this top-10 social media power list for you for 2017, including some LGBT Israelis you should know. It’s true, most of them are in Hebrew, so it’s the perfect time to start using your English-Hebrew dictionary, or your automatic translator button – or just look at the pictures.

#2 Yaniv Waizman

Known for his LGBT activism work as co-founder of Israel Gay Youth (IGY) and a gay consultant in the Tel Aviv Municipality, Yaniv Waizman is now leading a social media empire, titled teenk, an advertising company specializing in marketing for young people. He’s known for locating the hottest people on social media and making them even bigger as stars. And he was just selected as Marketing Person of January 2017 by the Israeli Marketing Association.