When it comes to blogging in Nigeria, one of the top names that come to mind is Manuel Santibenez. It will be almost impossible for his name not to come to mind when blogging is mentioned because he has shown that you can find a way to create value out of your passion and ultimately monetize it.
He is a writer, web developer, content creator, an entrepreneur and a successful blogger. He has mastered the art of feeding people the kind of news they want to hear through Daily Gist Hub and he makes cool cash while at it. Many youths especially young men are inspired by his success story and believe they can achieve anything they put their heart to besides cyber crime.
Let’s take a leap into how Manuel Santibenez journey started.
Manuel Santibenez biography
Manuel Santibenez was born on the 2nd of May to a Christian parent from irepodun, a local government area in kwara state.
He writes fictional stories at a young age of 10. His fascination about news and interviews was what endeared him into pursuing a degree in Mass Communication. Unfortunately, he was admitted to study Public Administration in Ogun State Institute Of Technology Igbesa ( formerly gateway ICT polytechnic Igbesa) instead of Mass Communication where he gained his National Diploma Certificate in Public Administration.
Manuel Santibenez Struggles
As an average Nigerian born into a humble background, Manuel Santibenez also had his fair share of financial struggle while growing up. In a bid to assist himself through school and support his parents as well, Manuel started working from age 13, from a bartender to a motor boy and ushering. He did not allow his background put him back but rather saw it as an opportunity to explore and sharpen his talent which is paying off today.
Manuel Santibenez Journey into Blogging
It was in the year 2020 he started blogging as a hobby using blogger.com with his blog name as manuelblog.blogspot.com.
Manuel Santibenez had no set goals for his blogging hobby and blogged for many months before making any money from it. He later obtained manuelblog.com.ng before been rebranded and changed to dailygisthub.com
The media entrepreneur is now a celebrity blogger who is considered to be one of the most successful blogger in the world.
Controversial side of Manuel Santibenez
His blog which is also known for hot gossips has caused lots of controversial arguments with celebrities, politicians and top delegates.
Manuel Santibenez Net Worth
There are different submissions about Manuel Santibenez net worth but it’s no news that he is rising to be a multi-millionaire or even billionaire.
While his networth is regarded to be around $2000