Alisha Marie McDonald, known just as Alisha Marie on social media, is an American YouTube star best known for her lifestyle vlogs, affordable fashion hacks and more on YouTube. Alisha started her YouTube channel in 2008, but only posted her first video in 2011. She’s become popular for videos like “FUNNY PRANKS!! ROOMMATE WARS!!,” which has earned more than 25 million views.
Alisha co-hosts her own podcast with Remi Cruz titled “Pretty Basic.” The weekly podcast have guests each week that talk about what’s going on in their lives, outside of their YouTube channels.
Alisha Marie McDonald was born April 5, 1993 in Riverside, California to parents Jeffery and Christine. She has a sister named Ashley and a brother named Matthew. Growing up, Alisha attended Arrowhead Christian High School and Riverside City College; she always had a passion for filmmaking and producing.
As of November 2020, Alisha Marie has more than 3.6 million followers on Instagram, 8.2 million subscribers on YouTube, 4.9 million followers on Twitter and 464,000 followers on TikTok.
Alisha started her YouTube account in 2008, but she did not upload any videos until several years later in 2011. She has been posting DIY videos, lifestyle videos and more ever since. She has since become popular for her roommate war videos, as well as videos covering topics like try-ons, testing life-hacks, and more. One of her most popular videos is titled “FUNNY PRANKS!! ROOMMATE WARS!!,” and it has earned more than 25 million views on YouTube.
In addition, she posts a number of challenge videos and collaborations with other YouTube stars. Alisha loves the Christmas season and will open post daily videos from December 1st until the 25th. Alisha edits her own videos, too. Sometimes it will take her up to seven hours to edit one video, she’s said in the past.
Her fans are called the Macbbys, a play on her last name.
Alisha has appeared on several television shows, including the series “Guidance” in 2017 as the character Ashlee. She later appeared on the show “Bizaardvark” as herself.
Alisha co-hosts her own podcast with Remi Cruz titled “Pretty Basic.” The weekly podcast have guests each week that talk about what’s going on in their lives, outside of their YouTube channels. “Each week they welcome listeners into their daily life for a special helping of the tea you’re not getting from their wildly popular YouTube channels. From fun lighthearted conversations about dating to sharing their tips on how to feel more confident – each week you’ll be left wanting more ‘content, baby, content,’” the description on Apple Podcasts reads.
Alisha Marie sells her own merchandise, and you can purchase it through her official website. https://shopalishamarie.com/