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The Amazing Success Story of Dan TDM

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The wonderful success story of Dan TDM

The Amazing Success Story of Dan TDM
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The amazing success story of Dan TDM


Daniel Middleton (born on September 8, 1991) is a British YouTuber and gamer, recognized mostly for his Minecraft gameplay videos. As of January 2016, his channel has more than 10 million subscribers, making it the 20th most subscribed channel on YouTube at present.

Middleton has released numerous "DanTDM Creates a Town" maps for the game since July 2012, many of which have gone viral. He subsequently created an official fan-game called "Crash Landing" based on one of his original maps; its first version was released on February 7, 2017, with updates planned for release later this year. 

He also produces vlogs giving insight into what happens behind the scenes of his channel as well as discussing various topics such as his family, hobbies, and pets. He has also released a mobile game based on his vlogging called "DanTDM's Day Off" on iOS and Android devices.

Middleton was one of the highest paid YouTube stars of 2016, earning £12 million (US $16 million) for the year.

Middleton is married to Jemma Middleton (born 22 March 1990). Josh (born October 15, 2009) and Dan (born September 24, 2015) are their two sons.They live in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire.

He owns three dogs named Paddy, Peggy, and Sandy, along with four cats named Dixie, Buddy, Pixie, and Rusty.

Early life

Middleton was born in Aldershot, Hampshire, to parents who ran a business selling custom-made shirts. When Daniel was four, the family relocated to Australia for two years before returning to the UK and settling in Northamptonshire. Middleton has an older sister named Kelly.

As a youngster, Middleton was very creative and loved making things with his hands; he even built his own tree house. He also enjoyed playing video games from an early age. At school, he was something of a troublemaker and regularly got into fights with other kids. This led to him being expelled from school at the age of 14.


In 2007, Middleton began uploading videos to his YouTube channel, "DanTDM," and by 2010 he shifted focus to making gaming videos.

Middleton began attending conventions and also joined the Yogscast network in May 2012, where he met other YouTubers such as Joseph Sirosh (JoeSucks), Hannah Rutherford (Lomadia) and Hat Films. He has since gone on to make numerous appearances at conventions around Europe.

In 2013, Middleton's channel was listed on New Media Rockstars' Top 100 Channels, ranked at No. 47. Also that year, he attended Minecon 2013 as a VIP guest.

Middleton became the first YouTuber outside North America to cross 1 billion views on his main channel.

In the early days of his career, Dan Middleton – more commonly known as Dan TDM – struggled to make a living from his online videos. However, he persevered and continued to produce content, and today he is one of the most successful YouTubers in the world.

Dan’s channel has over 18 million subscribers, and his videos have been viewed over 3 billion times. In 2017, he was listed as the fourth highest-paid YouTuber in the world, with earnings of $16.5 million. His success has allowed him to travel the world and meet many of his fans face-to-face.

How did Dan achieve such amazing success? There are several key factors that have helped him stand out from the crowd.

First and foremost, Dan is a very talented content creator. He is able to come up with new and innovative ideas for his videos, which helps to keep his viewers engaged. He also has a great sense of humor and is able to make his videos fun and entertaining to watch.

Secondly, Dan is a very hard-working YouTuber. He puts a lot of effort into creating high-quality content, and he takes feedback from his viewers seriously. This dedication to his work has helped him to build a large and loyal fan base.

Finally, Dan is a great ambassador for the YouTube community. He is always willing to help other YouTubers, and he regularly promotes positive values such as creativity and self-expression. This attitude has helped to make him a role model for many young people across the world.

In short, Dan TDM is an extremely talented and hard-working YouTuber who is respected by his peers and loved by his fans. He is a great ambassador for the YouTube community, and he will no doubt continue to be successful in the years to come.

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