Daniel is an enormously popular YouTube gamer who specialises in creating funny gameplay and challenge videos featuring the soccer video game FIFA. He is known as Gonth and his channel blackiegonth has earned over 1.6 million subscribers.
What is your background?
Cardiff born and bread – St. Mellons
Brief explanation to what you do….
I make YouTube videos that make people laugh.
What made you start posting videos online?
Well watching other content creators doing the things I’ve always wanted to do gave me the push and determination to succeed.
How/When did it become a career?
THE DAY I QUIT ICELAND IN 2013 HAHA!!!!
Define your channel in three words.
BLACK FUN COMEDY
Who are your inspirations?
KSI KSI KSI KSI KSI KSI Without this dude I’m not sure I’d be here today
What’s the dream?
To own my own business and a good bit of property
If you had to pick one food item to eat for the rest of your life what would it be?
If you could trade places with anybody for a day, who would it be and why?
DAN BILZERIAN!! Parties girls and millions of dollars to spend.
What gets you out of bed each morning ?
Every person who watches my videos, without them I’m nothing so getting up and creating content is super important to me
What are some of your greatest challenges with what you do?
Constantly dealing with numbers, trying to get more views and build a bigger fan base can often be very tricky.
What is one piece of advice would you give to other young YouTubers starting out?
Confidence and the belief that you can do it. Also knowledge – don’t enter the YouTube game clueless, you got to know what is going to work and what is going to grow your channel.