Yiqing Shao

Yiqing Shao

Digital Editor

Yiqing Shao has been an editor at Boston magazine since 2012. As the digital editor, she oversees all editorial operations and strategy of bostonmagazine.com and other web properties such as social media and e-newsletters. Yiqing double majored in journalism and English at Michigan State University and has a master's degree in publishing from Emerson College. She's trained in both editing and design, and cares (maybe too much) about hyphenation rules, aligning to the baseline, and proper nesting of HTML tags. She's pro-Helvetica and speaks passable Mandarin and Spanish.

Yiqing Shao'S latest stories

Sweet Nothings

Pretty pieces to take you from the prep to the party to the wedding night.

Rules of Engagement

Number one: Pick a diamond ring as distinctive as the bride-to-be. Luckily, these days striking solitaires come in all shapes and sizes.

A Feast for All Seasons

Four caterers celebrate New England’s bounty with colorful, locally sourced first courses.

Frill Seeker

Tiered cake, tiered dress, tiered…necklace? Delicate and feminine, runway-inspired ruffles make everything look a little more bridal.

Sneak Peek: Best of Boston

We're announcing a few winners early every day this week.

Your Ultimate Guide to Summer

Work hard, play harder.

The Boston Harbor Hotel's Summer in the City Is Back

Free entertainment every Tuesday through Friday.

Make a Splash!

Our guide to the 15 best lakes, rivers, and other watering holes in New England.

A Perfect Ten: Glass Act

Give your tabletop some extra pop with these colorful beauties.

Go East

A closer look at Pabu, a new Japanese izakaya in Downtown Crossing.