Skyy John owes much of his early Internet fame to YouTube, where he’s amassed nearly 3 million subscribers to his cocktail tutorial channel, Tipsy Bartender.
But more recently, John has switched-up the recipe, posting clips for his strawberry margarita Jello shots or his mini vodka watermelon bowl on Facebook. The result? Millions more views and more people stopping him in public.
“That’s what turned me on to Facebook -- when people would recognize me at the supermarket,” the 36-year-old former Barney’s Beanery bartender said.
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