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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 275,165 4,624
2 Tim O'Reilly – Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media. Watching the alpha geeks, sharing their stories, helping the future unfold. 253,914 1,394
3 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 205,571 3,501
4 Biz Stone – Co-founder of Twitter, Medium, and Jelly. Dad, husband, author, and inventor. 202,673 353
5 Jason Fried – Founder & CEO at Basecamp. Co-author of Getting Real, Remote, and REWORK. http://basecamp.com 201,975 157
6 Ev Williams – CEO of Medium, partner at Obvious Ventures, co-founder of Twitter, thinker of thoughts 199,597 2,138
7 Hillary Clinton – Wife, mom, grandma, women+kids advocate, FLOTUS, Senator, SecState, hair icon, pantsuit aficionado, 2016 presidential candidate. 198,543 132
8 Larry Kim – CEO of MobileMonkey. Founder of WordStream. Top columnist @Inc ❤️ AdWords, Facebook Advertising, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Start-ups & Venture Capital ???? 185,607 423
9 Julie Zhuo – Product design VP @ Facebook. Lover of food, games, words. Find me @joulee or on juliezhuo.com 174,846 494
10 Benjamin P. Hardy – Husband & foster father of 3. PhD candidate in Motivation Psychology. Get my 2 free eBooks (on productivity & blogging strategy)@ https://benjaminhardy.com/ 159,553 1,820
11 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 157,041 5,093
12 M.G. Siegler – General Partner @ GV (formerly Google Ventures). In past lives I wrote at TechCrunch, VentureBeat, and ParisLemon. A man of few words. Except when writing. ???? 154,645 1,300
13 Chris Dixon – www.cdixon.org/about 142,240 2,505
14 Quincy Larson – Teacher at https://freeCodeCamp.org 138,816 1,184
15 Dave Pell – I write NextDraft, a quick and entertaining look at the day’s most fascinating news. 137,354 499
16 Sarah Cooper – Author & Comedian 131,711 2,413
17 Kevin Rose – Builder. Tech investor. Husband of @summertomato. 126,032 512
18 Nir Eyal – Author of “Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products” and blogger at NirAndFar.com 124,528 1,918
19 Jon Westenberg – Largest Medium Blogger in Australia (over 110k readers), obsessive writer… 119,605 926
20 Anil Dash – CEO of Fog Creek Software, makers of @Glitch. Trying to make tech a little bit more ethical & humane. (Also an advisor to Medium.) More: http://anildash.com/ 118,112 2,526
21 Wil Wheaton – Wizard. Time Lord. Fake geek girl. On a good day I am charming as fuck. 118,034 86
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. 114,075 101
23 Seth Godin – Founder of altMBA, the Marketing Seminar etc. Daily blogger, teacher, speaker, 18 bestsellers as well... 111,190 1
24 Steven Levy – Editor of Backchannel. Also, I write stuff. 110,791 513
25 Thomas Oppong – Founder @Alltopstartups. Curator at postanly.com, Columnist at Inc. Magazine. Featured at HuffPost, Business Insider, Quartz, CNBC, Entrepreneur and others. 110,783 26,576
26 Jason Calacanis – I angel invest in awesome startups... and try to build them myself. Be excellent to each other. 104,055 12,811
27 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 102,643 1,076
28 Bernie Sanders – Sen. Bernie Sanders is the longest serving independent in congressional history. 98,083 528
29 Dave McClure 93,865 10,174
30 Tobias van Schneider – Self-taught Designer & Maker. Un-Employed. Founder of Semplice. Formerly Spotify — More About me: http://www.vanschneider.com 91,858 689
31 Jeff Goins – Writer. Speaker. Entrepreneur. Father of two & husband to Ashley. Author of 5 books, including Real Artists Don’t Starve (order: http://goinswriter.com/rads) 90,788 12,390
32 Umair Haque – vampire. 89,015 517
33 John Rampton – Entrepreneur, Writer, Online Marketing Guy, Blogger, Husband and Full Time Computer Nerd. Founder @Due 88,144 112,072
34 Chris Sacca – I love @crystale. Sometimes on @ABCSharkTank. Early investor: @Twitter @Uber @Twilio @Instagram. Now working to give back. http://lowercasecapital.com/ 86,885 634
35 Reid Hoffman – Entrepreneur. Investor. Strategist. 85,335 364
36 Ben Horowitz – VC, Blogger, and Author of http://www.harpercollins.com/books/Hard-Thing-About-Things-Ben-Horowitz/?isbn=9780062273208. 84,892 125
37 Robert Scoble – Mixed reality is the future. I’m bringing it to you first in our book, then our podcast, our consulting firm, and other media I do here and on Facebook. 84,841 26,262
38 Hunter Walk – Funding exciting startups via @Homebrew 84,729 2,353
39 Eric Ries – Trying to change how startups are built. 79,246 544
40 Paul Ford – Co-founder, http://postlight.com, a digital product studio in NYC. Also writer, Medium advisor, programmer. Any port in a storm, especially ports 80 and 443. 77,628 895
41 Mike Monteiro – English is my second language. You were my first. 76,919 535
42 Darius Foroux – My new book, THINK STRAIGHT, will be out Nov 27. I’m giving it away for free to my newsletter subscribers: http://dariusforoux.com/think-straight/ 76,752 2,743
43 Steve Blank – Customer Development & Secret History, Teaching at Stanford, Berkeley and Columbia 76,606 7
44 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 73,208 2,913
45 Om Malik – Partner at True Ventures. Founder of GigaOM. 71,122 1,205
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. 69,011 677
47 Addy Osmani – Eng. Manager at Google working with Chrome & DevRel• Creator of TodoMVC, Yeoman, Material Design Lite, Critical • Passionate about web performance. 66,970 763
48 Eric Elliott – Compassionate entrepreneur on a mission to end homelessness. #jshomes Javascript, tech education, electronic music, photography, film, viral apps. 62,500 6,906
49 Brian Chesky – Co-founder, CEO of Airbnb 61,866 155
50 Aaron Levie – Lead Magician (and CEO) at Box (@boxHQ); Huge ABBA fan. I don't fully endorse anything I say below. Go ☁ 61,461 331