Yiqing Shao

Yiqing Shao, Digital Editor at Boston Magazine

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.


Recipe: Sour-Cream Biscuits

Good for constructing BLTs…or balancing a sweet parfait.

Arts & Entertainment

Boston Calling Block Parties Start This Week

Music. Booze. Greenway.

Arts & Entertainment

Free Concerts at the Hatch Shell, Anyone?

Another summer series announcement is here.

Arts & Entertainment

The MFA’s Hosting Concerts in the Courtyard Again

So classy.


Power 2017: The 21 Most Influential People in Business

They’re shaping the future of Boston.

Arts & Entertainment

Alan Cumming Is Coming

This and more in Celebrity Series’ new season announcement.


Why Is Elizabeth Warren So Hard to Love?

Massachusetts voters are souring on her.


Impulse Buy: Make It Rain

Get a handle on April showers with one of these eye-catching umbrellas.

Arts & Entertainment

Broadway in Boston Announces 2017-2018 Season

Friendly reminder: HAMILTON!

Arts & Entertainment

Spring Arts Preview

Twenty-seven can’t-miss books, movies, exhibits, shows, and more.


Le Signe De Vie

Spring fashion inspired by the work of Henri Matisse.

Home & Property

A Perfect Ten: Umbrellas

When the heavens open up, so will these functional beauties.

Home & Property

Mighty Rich

A closer look at Waypoint, chef Michael Scelfo’s newest venue.


Impulse Buys: Lingerie

Sometimes, the most important outfit is the one nobody can see.


Money 2017—Who Makes What

How does your paycheck stack up?