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.

Running shoes

Boston Makes the World’s Running Shoes

From New Balance to Saucony.

Explore the Marathon Route

Check out dozens of notable sights from Hopkinton to Boyston Street.

Are You Faster Than a (Minor) Celebrity?

Here’s how long it took your favorite B-listers in recent years.

Boston Marathon Guide

Our unofficial, irreverent, and completely idiosyncratic guide.

Arts & Entertainment

Remember When Supergirl Served McDonald’s at BU?

She does.

Arts & Entertainment

Party with the ICA This Summer

The museum’s hosting all kinds of events.

Arts & Entertainment

Summer Events at Assembly Row

Including Live Music Thursdays and Riverfest.

City Life

There’s a Seal Swimming Around the Charles

Hey cutie.

City Life

Boston Publishes Spring Chinese Edition

Find the new issue at select spots around town.

Arts & Entertainment

New Museum of Science Gallery Is All About the Charles

Love that dirty water.

Arts & Entertainment

A Thought. A Kiss. Three Shades.

A must-see Rodin exhibit is headed to PEM.

Arts & Entertainment

Get Ready for Cabaret, Finding Neverland, and Hamilton

Here’s Broadway in Boston’s new lineup.

Arts & Entertainment

Celebrate St. Paddy’s with Colm Toibin

He’s speaking at the BPL.

Arts & Entertainment

Eight Pi Day Events and Specials Happening Today


Arts & Entertainment

What a Gardner Party Might’ve Been Like

Music, ballet, and poetry, of course.