Janessa Villamera


From online to airwaves, Janessa is present to keep you company.

Janessa initially joined Rappler as an intern and returned a year after to say hello to the real world as a Social Media Producer. She's also a student DJ on Mellow 94.7's School of Jocks since 2012.

Dec 2018
LIFE AND STYLE 10:00am, Dec 31, 2018
How to start achieving common New Year's resolutions

MANILA, Philippines – Clean slates are only good if you will help yourself too. Is it your habit to list resolutions every new year only to realize they’re simply wishes and not goals? We always ...

Jun 2018
MOVEPH 02:06pm, Jun 09, 2018
Meet Angelo Casimiro, promising young Filipino innovator

MANILA, Philippines – Twenty-year-old Angelo Casimiro dreams of collaborating with Tesla CEO Elon Musk someday. And who knows, this dream may not be far from reality. Casimiro, a BS Electronics and ...

Apr 2018
WELLNESS 11:11am, Apr 22, 2018
An expert explains why intermittent fasting might not be good for you

MANILA, Philippines – It's the word of mouth of the people around you, it's all over the Internet... but what is intermittent fasting or IF all about? Generally, IF means you only have a particular ...

MOVEPH 01:10pm, Apr 04, 2018
‘Humans of New York’ features inspiring story of Filipino soon-to-be teacher

MANILA, Philippines – "I think I've already learned a special skill that teachers have to keep their personal problems out of the classroom." This is what 20-year-old John Patrick "JP" Villanueva ...

Mar 2018
MOVEPH 09:55am, Mar 24, 2018
VIRAL: Story behind working student’s broom graduation photo

MANILA, Philippines – What was supposed to be a humorous post turned out to be an inspiring one. Dahn Saliendra just thought he was posting a funny college graduation photo, though the broom he ...

Feb 2018
BLOG 05:25pm, Feb 14, 2018
Goodbye ex-boyfriend, hello online dating

Breakups are the worst. For 3 years and 9 months, I struggled for true love. The long-term relationship that ended was toxic. I lost myself along the way and for sure it damaged him too. I fought ...

Sep 2017
BLOG 10:00am, Sep 24, 2017
Dealing with quarter-life crisis

Never settle. Keep going. But don’t lose sight of who you are. I’m writing this letter to you, 25-year-old self, as a reminder of how far you’ve reached and how far you have yet to go. The idea of ...

Jul 2017
BLOG 03:30pm, Jul 30, 2017
A disappointing story about getting a PH driver's license

This is the story of my frustrating encounters at the Land Transportation Office (LTO). I enthusiastically took driving lessons in college even if I knew driving in Metro Manila would be the ...

GAYA HIDUP 02:03pm, Jul 04, 2017
12 cara menghemat gaji di pekerjaan pertama

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Tentu mengasyikkan saat kamu pertama kali mendapatkan pekerjaan. Kamu tidak sabar untuk merasakan pengalaman 'dunia nyata' dan tentunya merasakan nikmatnya gajian. Pastinya kamu ...

Jun 2017
CAREER 11:15am, Jun 24, 2017
12 ways to save money on your first job

It's exciting once you land your first job. You can't seem to wait for the so-called "real world" experience and of course, paydays. For sure you already have plans on what to do with your salary, ...