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I got to fly a lot around the nation although I was never deployed.'I enjoyed being in the military but I didn't like the idea of eventually having a family and not being with them for months at a time so I did my term and decided not to reenlist.'John moved to Los Angeles and began working in internet marketing and video creation for businesses.

It wasn't until his mid-20s when he moved back to his native Ellensburg, Washington that he got the idea of making children's videos after seeing his nephew Hunter, then two, watching poorly-made videos on You Tube.

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John now makes his living from being Blippi - earning money from ad revenue from You Tube, payments from Amazon, which streams his videos, and from merchandise.

As the brand has grown John has taken on a whole team of people including a business manager, camera crew, musicians and animation teams.

It took me a while to get where I'm at right now literally working seven days a week, 12 to 16 hours a day for three and a half years.'I wouldn't even see it as a business at first it has to be a passion at this point.

It doesn't matter what content you do - there's 50,000 other people doing that same thing - so it has to be a passion.'I got in it for my nephew and I just wanted to make him content and I believe that anyone starting it for the wrong reasons - for example just to get famous or just to get money – statistically it's not going to work because of how much time, dedication and work it takes.'Also you need to keep on going even when you get discouraged.'So passion, dedication and don't be a perfectionist - Blippi videos weren't high quality in the beginning but it's a learning process.

He began brainstorming ideas about developing a kids character who could travel around making fun educational videos and with the help of his mom - who made his trademark orange and blue costume - Blippi was born - with the first video published on January 27, 2014.'I saw my nephew watch videos on You Tube and they weren't the best quality just background music with footage and I thought 'I can do something better than this and it will be fun to create content for him,'' he recalled.'Then I went about creating a name and the outfit.'For the name I sat down and made up about 800 one word names stuff like 'barboo', 'dindon' 'pingtu'.'I wanted the shortest names, the most repeating letters as well as happy-sounding.

'I also remembered babies and toddlers learn to talk from the front of their mouth so I tried to use those kinds of sounds.'The costume I actually wear now is version two.When adding a title to the Requested section, please check first to see if it is already in the list (either under the main or the Requested section).If it isn't, you might also check to see if the article exists (by entering the title in the Search box and pressing Go), as some editors may have forgotten to add their new TV show articles to this list.John believes he has been such a success because he is a big kid at heart.'My whole adult life when I'm playing with my nephew, or my friends' kids or say there's a birthday party and all the kids are playing tag I've always been that adult who will be out there playing tag with them.'I remember a couple of adults when I was young who would do that and it was really cool to me so I always wanted to be that older person who can be silly and run around and play tag when all the other adults are talking and watching.'Kids are smart, they have a lot of intuition, they are very creative and imaginative and they can tell when you are genuine.So when I talk to the camera I think they can feel that I'm talking directly to them, they trust me.'Then apart from all that there's the fun aspect - I'm doing super fun things that they wish they could do like driving a monster truck or flying in a helicopter.'They can connect with me on a personal level.With Scarlett Johansson, I always thought she was pretty, but then when I heard her sing, there was just something about her voice that made her really, really attractive to me.

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