19 Social Business and Content Thought Leaders You Should Be Following

19 Social Business and Content Thought Leaders You Should Be Following

I follow over 2,000 people on Twitter, but have a number of curated lists of thought leaders in various areas who I always read before anything else. If you’re interested in social media, content or business in general, these are the people you should be following (in no particular order):

Social Business and Content Thought Leaders
  1. 1  Brian Fanzo (@iSocialFanz)

    Brian Fanzo (@iSocialFanz)

    I Talk Fast & Tweet Faster | Leading Change in #SocBiz, #Tech, #SocialMedia & #Mobile #Cloud ~ Chief Digital Strategist & Partner at @Broadsuite

  2. 2  Donna Moritz (@SociallySorted)

    Donna Moritz (@SociallySorted)

    Winner Best Australian Business Blog 2014 | Visual Social Media & Content Strategy | Free Training http://t.co/3t054EsXw6

  3. 3  Rebekah Radice (@RebekahRadice)

    Rebekah Radice (@RebekahRadice)

    #SocialMedia, Digital Marketing, Author, Keynote Speaker, Co-Founder @Imagine_WOW @eSocialSuccess | Coffee addict, sunshine lover & nuts about my 2 pups! ♥

  4. 4  Deborah Shane (@DeborahShane)

    Deborah Shane (@DeborahShane)

    Top 100 #SmallBiz Champ, Top 100 #SmallbizPodcast, #Careers #Branding, #SocialMedia, Content, kindness, travel, humor, cycling, family, friendship.

  5. 5  Jeff Bullas (@jeffbullas)

    Jeff Bullas (@jeffbullas)

    Social Media Marketing Blogger,Strategist & Speaker,Forbes Top 50 Social Media Power Influencer 2013,Huffington Post Top 100 Business Twitter Accounts

  6. 6  Scott Stratten (@unmarketing)

    Scott Stratten (@unmarketing)

    4th book UnSelling out now! Also a big deal on fairly irrelevant social media sites which inflates my self-importance. Lesser-half of @UnAlison.

  7. 7  Marsha Collier (@MarshaCollier)

    Marsha Collier (@MarshaCollier)

    Author 48 books: Social Media Commerce, eBay, Online Customer Service. Forbes Top 10 Influencer, GigaOM Pro Analyst, Founder #CustServ chat #techradio host

  8. 8  Matt Rhodes (@mattrhodes)

    Matt Rhodes (@mattrhodes)

    Digital strategy, marketing and social media. Director @FreshMindsTeam for work; marathon runner for play.

  9. 9  Jay Baer (@jaybaer)

    Jay Baer (@jaybaer)

    NY Times best selling author, marketing consultant, keynote speaker. President of Convince & Convert (http://t.co/qnHbk5mBAf)

  10. 10  Joe Pulizzi (@JoePulizzi)

    Joe Pulizzi (@JoePulizzi)

    Content Marketing Institute (@CMIContent) and Content Marketing World #cmworld. Author, Epic Content Marketing. #orange https://t.co/MXCoUaUSDr‎

  11. 11  Jonathan Crossfield (@Kimota)

    Jonathan Crossfield (@Kimota)

    Storyteller, writer, content marketer, consultant and trainer. Let me help your brand tell the stories your audience wants to read.

  12. 12  Ann Handley (@MarketingProfs)

    Ann Handley (@MarketingProfs)

    Head of Content here at ‘Profs. I'm waging a war on mediocrity in content. http://t.co/Mb27bXCPGQ

  13. 13  Gary Vaynerchuk (@garyvee)

    Gary Vaynerchuk (@garyvee)

    Family 1st! but after that, Businessman. CEO of @vaynermedia. Host of #AskGaryVee show and a dude who Loves the Hustle, People & the @NYJets.

  14. 14  Charlene Li (@charleneli)

    Charlene Li (@charleneli)

    Founder, Altimeter Group. Author, Open Leadership. Co-author, Groundswell. Spouse, mom, daughter, sister.

  15. 15  David Armano (@armano)

    David Armano (@armano)

    Global Strategy Director @Edelmandigital. Intrapreneur, dad, hubby to @msarmano, contributor @harvardbiz, co-founder #Allhat, road king & imperfect soul

  16. 17  C.C. Chapman (@cc_chapman)

    C.C. Chapman (@cc_chapman)

    I capture and share experiences for a living. I do this from my keyboard, behind my camera and on stages around the world. There are never enough days...

  17. 19  Chris Brogan (@chrisbrogan)

    Chris Brogan (@chrisbrogan)

    NYT Bestselling author & leading authority on owning the game you most want to win. Courses: http://t.co/2SfoeJJk7R . contact: http://t.co/yPzm8UafDb

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