It's Official: Dan And Phil Are The Most Shipped YouTubers Of 2017
5 December 2017, 11:49
The Phans have spoken.
Dan and Phil are the most shipped YouTuber pairing of the year, according to Tumblr Fandometrics.
Fandometrics is a service that tracks and analyses posts made on Tumblr about various celebrities, entertainment figures and online personalities. Using the term "Phan," Fandometrics looked at:
- How many posts were created that contain the tag
- How many times that tag was searched for
- How many times a post using that tag was reblogged
- How many times a post using that tag was liked
Dan and Phil were the most shipped YouTuber on Tumblr in 2017, and the 4th most shipped pairing on Tumblr all together.
They were the only YouTuber pairing to make it into the top 30, with most pairings being from TV shows and bands.
Check out the full list here.
Dan and Phil's relationship has always sparked the imagination of fans
While the pair have never said they are or have previously been in a relationship, they are sizeable portion of the Phandom - although many are against shipping them as a couple.
Dan and Phil have been nominated for several Unicorn Awards! To vote for them, click here