Zoe Elizabeth Sugg (born 28 March 1990) is an English fashion and beauty vlogger, YouTuber, and author. She is best known by her YouTube username Zoella. Her debut novel, Girl Online, was released in November 2014 and broke the record for highest first-week sales of a first-time novelist since Nielsen BookScan began compiling such records in 1998
Sugg is the older sister of Joe Sugg, who is also a vlogger and internet personality known on YouTube as ThatcherJoe. She grew up in Lacock, Wiltshire, where she attended The Corsham School and Arts College, and currently lives in Brighton, East Sussex. She has been in a relationship with fellow YouTube star Alfie Deyes since early October 2012. The couple’s relationship was first revealed to the public in a blog post by Sugg in August 2013.