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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 303,650 4,686
2 Tim O'Reilly – Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media. Watching the alpha geeks, sharing their stories, helping the future unfold. 257,832 1,444
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. 251,412 1,731
4 Bernie Sanders – Sen. Bernie Sanders is the longest serving independent in congressional history. 220,237 606
5 Ev Williams – CEO of Medium, partner at Obvious Ventures, co-founder of Twitter, curious consumer of ideas 215,397 2,393
6 Jason Fried – Founder & CEO at Basecamp. Co-author of Getting Real, Remote, and REWORK. http://basecamp.com 213,106 166
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 208,415 3,517
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. 207,844 501
9 Larry Kim – CEO of MobileMonkey. Founder of WordStream. Top columnist @Inc ❤️ AdWords, Facebook Advertising, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Start-ups & Venture Capital ???? 205,133 5,311
10 Biz Stone – Dad, husband, entrepreneur. 204,598 372
11 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. 203,780 202
12 Darius Foroux – Creator of the Stoic Letter (new letter comes out every Friday) | Author of 7 books and 6 courses at dariusforoux.com 181,300 3,536
13 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 169,261 5,249
14 Umair Haque – vampire. 163,620 567
15 Sarah Cooper – Writer & Comedian 150,625 2,513
16 Chris Dixon – www.cdixon.org/about 150,581 2,529
17 Dave Pell – I write NextDraft, a quick and entertaining look at the day’s most fascinating news. 145,636 527
18 Nir Eyal – Author of “Hooked” and “Indistractable.” Want to overcome distraction? Get my free 80-page guide to becoming “Indistractable” at: NirAndFar.com 144,102 2,476
19 Wil Wheaton – Wizard. Time Lord. Fake geek girl. On a good day I am charming as fuck. 139,225 107
20 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. 131,102 106
21 Kevin Rose – Builder. Meditator. Husband of @summertomato, father to Zelda & Toaster. 128,385 525
22 Anil Dash – CEO of @Glitch. Trying to make tech more ethical & humane. (Also an advisor to Medium.) More: http://anildash.com/ 127,181 2,595
23 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 115,330 1,109
24 Steven Levy – Writing for Wired, Used to edit Backchannel here. Just wrote Facebook: The Inside Story. 112,383 555
25 Eric Elliott – Make some magic. #JavaScript 105,435 7,048
26 Jason Calacanis – I angel invest in awesome startups... and try to build them myself. Be excellent to each other. 104,783 13,126
27 Jeff Goins – Writer. Speaker. Entrepreneur. Father of two. Bestselling author of 5 books. Read more at goinswriter.com. 99,873 11,668
28 Tobias van Schneider – Self-taught Designer & Maker. Un-Employed. Founder of https://www.semplice.com/ Formerly Spotify — More About me: http://www.vanschneider.com 99,321 711
29 Dave McClure 93,896 10,358
30 Steve Blank – The Father of Modern Entrepreneurship 91,054 7
31 Hunter Walk – You’ll find me @homebrew , Seed Stage Venture Fund w @satyap . Previously made products at YouTube, Google & SecondLife. Married to @cbarlerin . 90,767 2,747
32 John Rampton – Entrepreneur, Writer, Online Marketing Guy, Blogger, Husband and Full Time Computer Nerd. Founder @Calendar and @Due 89,911 112,476
33 Mike Monteiro – English is my second language. You were my first. 89,803 551
34 Ben Horowitz – VC, Blogger, and Author of http://www.harpercollins.com/books/Hard-Thing-About-Things-Ben-Horowitz/?isbn=9780062273208. 88,132 130
35 Chris Sacca – I love @crystale. Sometimes on @ABCSharkTank. Early investor: @Twitter @Uber @Twilio @Instagram. Now working to give back. https://chrissacca.com/ 87,598 642
36 Kris Gage – Writer — www.krisgage.com reach me at krisgagemedium (at) gmail (dot) com 86,639 19
37 Addy Osmani – Eng. Manager at Google working on Chrome • Passionate about making the web fast. 85,874 886
38 Robert Scoble – Spatial Computing Research at Infinite Retina. 85,171 26,445
39 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. 84,665 1,081
40 Niklas Goeke – I tell stories to help you live better. I’ll treat you with respect and value your time. I promise. Join 80,000 others. ⤵ 82,360 63
41 Eric Ries – Trying to change how startups are built. 81,274 549
42 Brianna Wiest – Writer. For my books and mentoring sessions, visit www.briannawiest.com, or reach me here: info@briannawiest.com. 80,243 57
43 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 75,226 3,051
44 Preethi Kasireddy – I do not publish on Medium any longer. You can find my latest writings here: www.preethikasireddy.com 72,120 316
45 Om Malik – Partner at True Ventures. Founder of GigaOM. 71,211 1,206
46 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. 71,205 681
47 Brian Chesky – Co-founder, CEO of Airbnb 69,378 379
48 Ethan Siegel – The Universe is: Expanding, cooling, and dark. It starts with a bang! #Cosmology Science writer, astrophysicist, science communicator & NASA columnist. 68,338 332
49 Nick Babich – Editor-in-chief of UX Planet (https://uxplanet.org). http://babich.biz 66,247 62
50 Todd Brison – An optimist who writes. www.toddbrison.com/infinite-ideas 65,292 416