It's Been 8 Years Since Dan Howell's 'Hello Internet' And These Are His Most Iconic Moments

16 October 2017, 16:19 | Updated: 6 November 2017, 09:43

Dan Howell First Video

By Benedict Townsend

"Hello ... my name is ... Dan."

Daniel Howell's very first YouTube video, the now infamous 'Hello Internet' turned eight years old on 16th October. To celebrate this momentous occasion, we've decided to look back at some of the highlights of Dan's channel. Let's dive in:

October 2009: Dan posts his first video

November 2009: Phil's first appearance on Dan's channel

But not his last!

 May 2010: AmazingDan

November 2010: Dan and Phil Games begins ... sort of

November 2012: The first Internet Support Group

February 2013: Dan is not on fire

April 2013: Dan releases a 'draw my life' video

February 2014: Dan and Phil react to 'Teens React To Dan And Phil'

The big time.

September 2014: Dan and Phil Games announced


January 2015: Dan reacts to his old videos


March 2015: Dan reveals the book he wrote with Phil

December 2015 - The Urge

July 2016: Three words: 'Dan's. Diss. Track.'

September 2016: TATINOF Trailer released

October 2016: The Internet Is Here ... is here

May 2017: Dan retires 'danisnotonfire'

October 2017: Dan releases his most personal video yet

And a very important video, at that.


It's a pretty damn impressive collection of videos. Here's to the next eight years of Dan's channel!

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