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Name Followers Following External
1 Gary Vaynerchuk – Family first! But after that, businessman. CEO of @vaynermedia. Host of #DailyVee & The #AskGaryVee Show. A dude who loves The Hustle @Winelibrary & the @NYJets 303,318 4,623
2 Tim O'Reilly – Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media. Watching the alpha geeks, sharing their stories, helping the future unfold. 257,111 1,437
3 Benjamin P. Hardy – Email ben@benjaminhardy.com with subject “Genius Blogging” and get my 6-hour blogging training for free, immediately. This will teach you how to go pro. 247,820 1,556
4 Bernie Sanders – Sen. Bernie Sanders is the longest serving independent in congressional history. 219,925 606
5 Ev Williams – CEO of Medium, partner at Obvious Ventures, co-founder of Twitter, curious consumer of ideas 213,770 2,353
6 Jason Fried – Founder & CEO at Basecamp. Co-author of Getting Real, Remote, and REWORK. http://basecamp.com 213,140 158
7 Marc Andreessen – 'Andreessen is the quintessential guy who is wrong with corporate America...Hard to hear, talks with a squeaky voice that only a dog can understand.'–Carl Icahn 207,967 3,514
8 Julie Zhuo – Currently: Inspirit. Former Product Design VP @ FB. Author of The Making of a Manager https://amzn.to/2PRwCyW. Find me @joulee. I love people, words, and food. 205,541 494
9 Biz Stone – Dad, husband, entrepreneur. 204,332 367
10 Hillary Clinton – 2016 Democratic Nominee, SecState, Senator, hair icon. Mom, Wife, Grandma x3, lawyer, advocate, fan of walks in the woods & standing up for our democracy. 202,671 132
11 Larry Kim – CEO of MobileMonkey. Founder of WordStream. Top columnist @Inc ❤️ AdWords, Facebook Advertising, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Start-ups & Venture Capital ???? 201,362 5,131
12 Thomas Oppong – Founder @AllTopStartups | Featured at Forbes, Business Insider, Inc., etc. | I share life and career tools at https://postanly.substack.com 195,452 26,633
13 Darius Foroux – Author of 7 books, including Think Straight. I publish new articles every week. Get them in your inbox for free: dariusforoux.com/newsletter 174,450 3,427
14 M.G. Siegler – General Partner @ GV (née Google Ventures). In past lives I wrote at TechCrunch, VentureBeat, and ParisLemon. A man of few words. Except when writing. ???? 168,623 1,333
15 James Altucher – For some reason, I’ve turned myself inside out and all my guts have spilled onto my blog. One day I’ll run out of stuff but not yet. http://bit.ly/2blmiaG 167,993 5,172
16 Umair Haque – vampire. 159,390 521
17 Chris Dixon – www.cdixon.org/about 150,353 2,511
18 Sarah Cooper – Writer & Comedian 149,332 2,476
19 Dave Pell – I write NextDraft, a quick and entertaining look at the day’s most fascinating news. 143,426 511
20 Nir Eyal – Want to overcome distraction? Get my free 80-page guide to becoming “Indistractable” at: NirAndFar.com 141,422 2,035
21 Wil Wheaton – Wizard. Time Lord. Fake geek girl. On a good day I am charming as fuck. 137,133 97
22 DHH – Creator of Ruby on Rails, Founder & CTO at Basecamp (formerly 37signals), NYT Best-selling author of REWORK and REMOTE, and Le Mans class-winning racing driver. 131,708 101
23 Kevin Rose – Builder. Meditator. Husband of @summertomato, father to Zelda & Toaster. 128,143 521
24 Anil Dash – CEO of @Glitch. Trying to make tech more ethical & humane. (Also an advisor to Medium.) More: http://anildash.com/ 123,653 2,573
25 Seth Godin – Founder of altMBA, the Marketing Seminar etc. Daily blogger, teacher, speaker, 18 bestsellers as well... 122,165 1
26 Mark Suster – 2x entrepreneur. Sold both companies (last to salesforce.com). Turned VC looking to invest in passionate entrepreneurs — I’m on Twitter at @msuster 115,527 1,101
27 Steven Levy – Writing for Wired, Used to edit Backchannel here. Just wrote Facebook: The Inside Story. 111,862 553
28 Jason Calacanis – I angel invest in awesome startups... and try to build them myself. Be excellent to each other. 104,485 12,934
29 Eric Elliott – Make some magic. #JavaScript 103,116 7,019
30 Jeff Goins – Writer. Speaker. Entrepreneur. Father of two. Bestselling author of 5 books. Read more at goinswriter.com. 99,211 12,435
31 Tobias van Schneider – Self-taught Designer & Maker. Un-Employed. Founder of https://www.semplice.com/ Formerly Spotify — More About me: http://www.vanschneider.com 98,657 686
32 Dave McClure 93,934 10,332
33 Reid Hoffman – Entrepreneur. Investor. Strategist. 91,318 365
34 Steve Blank – The Father of Modern Entrepreneurship 90,551 7
35 John Rampton – Entrepreneur, Writer, Online Marketing Guy, Blogger, Husband and Full Time Computer Nerd. Founder @Calendar and @Due 89,502 112,094
36 Hunter Walk – Funding exciting startups via @Homebrew 89,185 2,718
37 Mike Monteiro – English is my second language. You were my first. 88,863 549
38 Ben Horowitz – VC, Blogger, and Author of http://www.harpercollins.com/books/Hard-Thing-About-Things-Ben-Horowitz/?isbn=9780062273208. 87,462 129
39 Chris Sacca – I love @crystale. Sometimes on @ABCSharkTank. Early investor: @Twitter @Uber @Twilio @Instagram. Now working to give back. https://chrissacca.com/ 87,103 640
40 Addy Osmani – Eng. Manager at Google working on Chrome • Passionate about making the web fast. 85,618 886
41 Kris Gage – Writer — www.krisgage.com reach me at krisgagemedium (at) gmail (dot) com 85,073 18
42 Robert Scoble – Spatial Computing Research at Infinite Retina. 84,961 26,416
43 Paul Ford – CEO, https://postlight.com, a digital product studio in NYC. Also writer, Medium advisor, programmer. Any port in a storm, especially ports 80 and 443. 84,003 1,055
44 Eric Ries – Trying to change how startups are built. 80,775 548
45 Niklas Goeke – I write, you follow. Your life will never feel hollow. I promise. Hit the button. Join 75,000 others. ⤵ 78,398 0
46 Brianna Wiest – Writer. For my books and to sign up for more, visit www.briannawiest.com, or reach me at info@briannawiest.com. 78,098 53
47 Jeffrey Zeldman – studio.zeldman. Designing With Web Standards. A List Apart magazine. An Event Apart design conference. A Book Apart publications. The Big Web Show. zeldman.com 74,965 3,047
48 Preethi Kasireddy – I do not publish on Medium any longer. You can find my latest writings here: www.preethikasireddy.com 71,656 212
49 Brad Feld – I'm a managing director at Foundry Group. I live in Boulder, Colorado, invest in software and Internet companies around the US, run marathons, and read a lot. 70,957 677
50 Om Malik – Partner at True Ventures. Founder of GigaOM. 70,923 1,206