Kimberly "Kim" Kardashian West is an American reality television personality.
Reality television is a genre of television programming that documents supposedly unscripted real-life situations, and often features an otherwise unknown cast of individuals who are typically not professional actors, although in some shows celebrities may participate.
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Kardashian first gained media attention as a friend and stylist of Paris Hilton, but received wider notice after a 2003 sex tape with her former boyfriend Ray J was leaked in 2007.
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A personal stylist is a person who typically advises individuals on, for example, new fashion trends, clothing styles, colours and make-up.
Paris Whitney Hilton is an American businesswoman, socialite, television personality, model, actress, singer, DJ, and author.
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Later that year, she and her family began to appear in the E!
Network's reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians.
Its success soon led to the creation of spin-offs including Kourtney and Kim Take New York and Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami in addition to various business ventures.
In media, a spin-off is a radio program, television program, video game, film, or any narrative work, derived from one or more already existing works, that focuses, in particular, in more detail on one aspect of that original work.
Kardashian's personal life soon became subject to widespread media attention.
In recent years, Kardashian has grown an influential online and social media presence, including tens of millions of followers on Twitter and Instagram.
Instagram is an online mobile photo-sharing, video-sharing, and social networking service that enables its users to take pictures and videos, and share them either publicly or privately on the app, as well as through a variety of other social networking platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Flickr.
Social media are computer-mediated technologies that allow individuals, companies, NGOs, governments, and other organizations to view, create and share information, ideas, and other forms of expression via virtual communities and networks.
The terms "online" and "offline" have specific meanings in regard to computer technology and telecommunications in which "online" indicates a state of connectivity, while "offline" indicates a disconnected state.
As of 2016, she is one of the top ten most-followed celebrities on Instagram.
She has released a variety of products tied to her name, including the successful 2014 mobile game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, a variety of clothing and products, and the 2015 photo book Selfish.
A mobile game is a video game played on a feature phone, smartphone, smartwatch, PDA, tablet computer, portable media player or calculator.
Kim Kardashian: Hollywood is a casual free-to-play role-playing game that was released on iOS and Android in June 2014.
Selfish is a coffee table photobook written by television personality Kim Kardashian.
Her relationship with rapper Kanye West, dubbed "Kimye" by the media, has also received significant coverage; the couple married in 2014 in what the New York Times has described as "a historic blizzard of celebrity."
Celebrity refers to the fame and public attention accorded by the media to individuals or groups or, occasionally, animals, but is usually applied to the persons or groups of people themselves who receive such a status of fame and attention.
The New York Times is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by The New York Times Company.
Kanye Omari West is an American recording artist, songwriter, record producer, fashion designer, and entrepreneur.
They have two children together.
Time Magazine included Kardashian on their list of 2015's 100 most influential people, while Vogue described her in 2016 as a "pop culture phenomenon."
Popular culture or pop culture is the entirety of ideas, perspectives, attitudes, images, and other phenomena that are within the mainstream of a given culture, especially Western culture of the early to mid 20th century and the emerging global mainstream of the late 20th and early 21st century.
Vogue is an American fashion and lifestyle magazine that is published monthly in 23 different national and regional editions by Condé Nast.
Time 100 is an annual list of the 100 most influential people in the American world assembled by the American news magazine Time.
Critics and admirers have described her as exemplifying the notion of being famous for being famous.
Famous for being famous is a pejorative term for someone who attains celebrity status for no particular identifiable reason and appears to generate their own fame, or someone who achieves fame through a family or relationship association with an existing celebrity.
She was reported to be the highest-paid reality television personality of 2015, with her total earnings exceeding US$53 million.