Miguel Maya

Miguel Angel Maya Garcilazo Jr (born 7 May 1998) better known as Miguel Maya is a Mexican entrepreneur and social media influencer. He has gained recognition with his Instagram handle: childshoodpost, which has been active for the past nine years. Within this period, Maya has acquired 4.5 million followers, becoming one of the youngest and fastest-rising Instagram influencers in the world.[1]

Miguel Maya
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Born (1998-05-07) May 7, 1998 (age 23)
Morelia, Mexico
CitizenshipUnited States
Alma materCalifornia State University
  • Social Media Influencer
  • Entrepreneur
Height5 ft 10 in (178 cm)

Maya leverages his social media reach to help his clients gain traction by facilitating business promotions, digital marketing, and social media growth programs. He has assisted over 350 clients across the US and UK in a short period of time, helping them scale their businesses and improve their digital reach.

Maya has been featured in several media outlets such as Influencive,[2] Pro Magazine, Yahoo,[3] Latestly,[4] Latin Post,[5] American Daily Post,[6] Fashion Week Daily,[7] and others.

Early life and education

Maya was born on 7 May 1998 in Morelia, Mexico, and raised and raised in Gilroy, California. He later graduated from the California State University, Monterey Bay.


Maya began his career in 2012 with the launch of his first Instagram page childshoodpost. During this time, he was in middle school but with utmost determination and concentrating on sharing relatable content on his profile, Maya gained recognition and as of 2021, has acquired over 4.5 million followers. He has made a name for himself by sharing content that resonates with his personal interests and by extension, his viewers.

After acquiring such success and understanding the influencing power of social media, Maya recently began offering multiple growth programs, where he leverages his online reach to help his clients gain traction for their businesses. Maya primarily works for better search visibility and social media traction and has built a list of prolific clientele. Maya capitalizes on his established online trust with Influencers to assist others to succeed. This is one of his assets, as his social ties and outreach enable him to help his customers achieve their objectives. In the upcoming years, Maya aims to establish his own digital marketing firm and expand his services.

Personal life

Maya is fluent in English and Spanish.


  1. "Social media star Miguel Maya has over 5 million followers and billions of weekly page impressions". Pro Magzine. 9 September 2021. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  2. "Miguel Maya The Young And Dynamic Social Expert From California". Influencive. 12 March 2021. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  3. "Who is Miguel Maya? Inside With the Creator of Viral Instagram Pages". sg.news.yahoo.com. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  4. "Who is Miguel Maya? Inside With the Creator of Viral Instagram Pages | 🛍️ LatestLY". LatestLY. 8 September 2021. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  5. Thompson, David (3 September 2021). "Miguel Maya: The Next-Gen Digital Marketer And Social Media Expert". Latin Post - Latin news, immigration, politics, culture. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  6. Davidson, Theresa (3 September 2021). "Meet Miguel Maya, making the most of the opportunities, growing as a social media expert". America Daily Post. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  7. Agency, Organic Clients (8 September 2021). "Miguel Maya: Taking over the digital space as a true-blue professional and expert". Daily Front Row. Retrieved 17 September 2021.

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