140 Super Awesome Content Marketing Twitter Accounts Every Marketer Should Follow

140 Super Awesome Content Marketing Twitter Accounts Every Marketer Should Follow

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We all get stuck in a rut sometimes. We all need a spark of insight - a great link, a great blog post, a brilliant infographic. But where do we go to find it?

As content marketers, we love Twitter. We follow some of the best and brightest to help fire up our inspiration - from SEO experts to e-commerce extraordinaires to content marketing pros.

So here are 140 of our favourite Twitter accounts. Some individuals, some businesses, but all a constant source of new information and inspiration.

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In no particular order...

JOE PULIZZI

Handle: @JoePulizzi

Why we love following him: The man who first coined the phrase of content marketing, the Godfather of our industry, the one you should all be following. Don't forget to catch up on our webinar with Joe discussing the CMI Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends report for the UK with our CEO, Fergus Parker.

DOUGLAS BURDETT

Handle: @ArtilleryMarket

Why we love following him: Don't let his niche (defense contractors) put you off; Douglas shares content that's useful to marketers in any sector. B2B marketers in particular will benefit from posts about lead generation and lead nurturing.

JAY ACUNZO

Handle: @Jay_zo

Why we love following him: Jay’s all about start-ups, Boston and content. You’ll learn a lot from the links Jay shares, but also the insight he gives into his work as a content marketer.

ERIKA HEALD

Handle: @SFerika

Why we love following her: Erika is a regular in content marketing Twitter chats, especially #CMWorld, and always has great advice, links and tips on content marketing.

NENAD SENIC

Handle: @NenadSenic

Why we love following him: The content marketing industry in Slovenia is booming, and a lot of it is thanks to Nenad. He's the European editor of the CMI's Chief Content Officer mag, and shares great insights into best practice and the state of the industry.

MARCUS SHERIDAN

Handle: @TheSalesLion

Why we love following him: Marcus is friendly, and most of all positive about the industry and believing that everyone has something to offer. He says: “If you have a great message to share, SHARE IT. Again and Again. No matter how many you *think* have already hear it, others still need it.”

JADE TAMBINI

Handle: @JadeTambini

Why we love following her: Jade’s an inspirational B2B marketer, tweeting tips, various interesting links and the odd bit about life in Cardiff.

MICHAEL BRENNER

Handle: @BrennerMichael

Why we love following him: A strong voice in content marketing, Michael has his finger on the pulse when it comes to what content to share from guides, advice, social media and strategy.

EKATERINA WALTER

Handle: @Ekaterina

Why we love following her: Ekaterina loves sharing content on the importance of company culture, branding, social media and inspirational quotes. Her tweets are also personal and fun.

AMANDA MAKSYMIW

Handle: @amandamaks

Why we love following her: Amanda loves to discuss content marketing, but also gives us a peek into her "real" life with fun, personal tweets.

JASON MILLER

Handle: @JasonMillerCA

Why we love following him: As a person responsible for content and social media at LinkedIn, Jason is just up our B2B marketing street. He’s also pretty funny, which of course helps!

TODD WHEATLAND

Handle: @ToddWheatland

Why we love following him: Todd is a generous sharer on Twitter. He attends lots of events and can always be found sharing great tidbits. He’s a bit of an expert on Slideshare too, so make sure to check out the presentations he does.

MICHELLE KILLEBREW

Handle: @shellkillebrew

Why we love following her: A champion of fellow influencers, Michelle can be found tweeting and sharing articles that will help you understand how to create a better business strategy.

MARGARET MOLLOY

Handle: @MargaretMolloy

Why we love following her: Margaret shares lots of great content and helpfully adds a +1 to her shares to indicate agreement, and she is a champion of women in the industry.

PAMELA MULDOON

Handle: @pamelamuldoon

Why we love following her: Pamela is the director of the CMI podcast network and is always on hand to answer any questions during the weekly #CMWorld chat.

CARLA JOHNSON

Handle: @CarlaJohnson

Why we love following her: Carla’s tweets cover everything in digital from SEO to PR to content. She shares great tips, quotes and always thanks her followers for a retweet.

SHELLY KRAMER

Handle: @ShellyKramer

Why we love following her: A mix of personal and business, Shelly’s feed is committed to helping individuals build their brand through social, outreach and strategy.

ROBERT ROSE

Handle: @Robert_Rose

Why we love following him: A true expert in all things content marketing, digital and social, Robert will point you in the direction of some fantastic reads and as the chief strategist of the CMI he’s the first to know about any interesting developments in the content marketing world.

JEFF BULLAS

Handle: @jeffbullas

Why we love following him: With over a quarter of a million followers, this Sydneysider shares a lot of content to keep his audience engaged. You can expect upwards of five links an hour from Jeff, and the good news is it’s all useful stuff about marketing.

JASCHA KAYKAS-WOLFF

Handle: @kaykas

Why we love following him: Jascha is an agile marketing practitioner - just like us. As BitTorrent CMO, Jascha tweets a fair bit about tech, interspersed with marketing insights and leadership articles.

CHAD POLLITT

Handle: @ChadPollitt

Why we love following him: Chad’s Twitter is purely about sharing links, and sharing links he does! Some of the best in the industry and several times per day.

MARK SCHAEFER

Handle: @markwschaefer

Why we love following him: Mark is an expert in marketing and business strategy. Not only is his blog, Business {grow}, a valuable resource, but he is more than happy spreading the word about other useful content.

GLEN GILMORE

Handle: @GlenGilmore

Why we love following him: Featuring in Forbes’ social media top 50, Glen Gilmore is an important man on Twitter. But don’t expect boring tweets - he loves to post images, videos and graphs as well as great links and commentary.

SHANE SNOW

Handle: @shanesnow

Why we love following him: A journalist first and foremost, Shane co-founded Contently and writes about the relationship between brand storytelling, content marketing and journalism. He is a huge fan of pizza (and we can relate).

MONTSE CANO

Handle: @MontseCano

Why we love following her: Montse live tweets from lots of digital events, sharing the knowledge of others and putting her own spin on what she learns. She’s an expert at SEO, content marketing, ecommerce and tech, and is well worth a follow.

GERRY MORAN

Handle: @GerryMoran

Why we love following him: Gerry’s tweets focus on business, marketing, content marketing and leadership. He is excellent at using hashtags to attract other tweeters.

NEAL SCHAFFER

Handle: @NealSchaffer

Why we love following him: As the author of several social media books, a global speaker and Forbes Top 50 influencer, Neal is the expert to follow on how to create the perfect social strategy.

ANDREW DAVIS

Handle: @TPLDrew

Why we love following him: Andrew Davis established his personal brand back in high school by wearing a tie every day and becoming known as “the tie guy”. His passion and enthusiasm for everything on social media is infectious.

VINCE KOEHLER

Handle: @vinkoe

Why we love following him:  From sales strategy and lead generation to demand generation, Vince knows his stuff and he’s happy to share links that he finds insightful.

JEROD MORRIS

Handle: @JerodMorris

Why we love following him: Jerod shares a lot of cool links, but what we really like about his tweets are personal insights about everything from calls to action to blog writing.

ERIC WITTLAKE

Handle: @wittlake

Why we love following him: Eric shares excellent content marketing advice, in both link and video format. He also hosts his own Twitter chat - #b2bchat

CARLOS ABLER

Handle: @Carlos_Abler

Why we love following him: Carlos’ Twitter is refreshingly full of images, not just text, and his tweets range from content marketing tips to humorous takes on popular culture.

CHRIS DUCKER

Handle: @chrisducker

Why we love following him: Entrepreneur Chris always has great tips on business and resources for starting your own business, too. He’s also excellent at responding to questions from his followers.

HEIDI COHEN

Handle: @heidicohen

Why we love following her: Heid’s Twitter bio says she “shares practical advice” and this is definitely the case. But her tweets aren’t just boring links and shares - she engages and comments on the links she shares, and mixes lighter, funny tweets in with the more serious.

JUSTIN LEVY

Handle: @justinlevy

Why we love following him: Justin is not only inspirational as a marketer, but also as a human. He shares marketing thoughts, sports comments and blog posts from his road to recovery after being diagnosed with a brain tumour.

ANN HANDLEY

Handle: @MarketingProfs

Why we love following her: According to her Twitter bio, Ann Handley is “waging a war on mediocrity in content.” Follow her if you want advice and resources on being a better writer.

SCOTT STRATTEN

Handle: @unmarketing

Why we love following him: One of the most essential people you need to be following on Twitter if you want to be an effective content marketer. Scott is the president of Unmarketing and knows exactly how to position yourself in front of your target audience.

JESSE NOYES

Handle: @noyesjesse

Why we love following him: Not just because of his adorable dog, honest. Jesse is senior marketing director at Kapost, which is a brand we admire. He's funny, interesting, and a bit different, and all his tweets are useful to content marketers.

KRISTINA HALVORSON

Handle: @halvorson

Why we love following her: Strategy is one of our four disciplines of content marketing at Axonn Media, and as a strategist extraordinaire, Kristina is one of the best to follow on Twitter. She’s also human, and funny.

JONATHAN GEBAUER

Handle: @jogebauer

Why we love following him: It’s annoying to B2B marketers that most content marketing examples mention Coca-Cola, Red Bull, ASOS and other B2C brands. Enter Jonathan. His focus is very much on B2B, but any marketer can learn from his tweets.

 

 

JAY BAER

Handle: @jaybaer

Why we love following him: 139,000+ followers can’t be wrong. Jay is one of the most influential voices in content marketing and a best-selling author. In our opinion he's one of the leading innovative thinkers in our industry today.

ARDATH ALBEE

Handle: @ardath421

Why we love following her: Ardath is the B2B expert when it comes to content marketing. She goes beyond simply sharing links on social and always adds her own comment on spin on each link.

DOUG KESSLER

Handle: @dougkessler

Why we love following him: Doug shares some good links but also brilliant video content. He often chats with his followers and has a great sense of humour.

SUSANNA GEBAUER

Handle: @dreckbaerfrau

Why we love following her: As the founder of exploreB2B, Susanna has lots of content to share. Expect several tweets an hour with links to useful content marketing articles.

VALERIA MALTONI

Handle: @ConversationAge

Why we love following her: Taking a different aspect of the digital marketing industry, Valeria focuses on building brand relationships with customers and designing experiences. Her feed is full of advice brands can follow and apply to their strategies.

REBECCA LIEB

Handle: @lieblink

Why we love following her: A great influencer in the content marketing industry, Rebecca is certainly a busy woman. An author, speaker and adviser, she often consults on digital marketing strategy and SEO. An essential follow.

SHANNON DOUBLEDAY

Handle: @shhh

Why we love following her: Shannon’s day job involves content marketing and strategy, with her Twitter feed a balanced mix of hard-hitting news and opinion as well as helpful articles on social and technology.

IAN CLEARY

Handle: @IanCleary

Why we love following him: Ian is a well-respected blogger, and his tweets teach us something new pretty much daily. He shares his experience of marketing tools, as well as tips, tactics and strategies for becoming more effective.

BEN HARPER

Handle: @benharper87

Why we love following him: Ben Harper is a trade show veteran and his tweets are a nice mix of fun and personal with great resources for startups.

LEE ODDEN

Handle: @leeodden

Why we love following him: A thought leader in the true sense of the word, Lee is the author of one of our favourite industry books, Optimize. He’s generous with his knowledge and really a very interesting person to follow on Twitter.

JOE CHERNOV

Handle: @jchernov

Why we love following him: We can all learn from the man who has taken the accolade content marketer of the year! His knowledge and passion for all things inbound and content shine through in his tweets. 

BRIAN CLARK

Handle: @brianclark

Why we love following him: Brian has opinions on everything from Facebook to the Broncos and isn’t afraid to share them. His tweets are to-the-point and witty, but he knows his stuff when it comes to business.

JONATHON COLMAN

Handle: @jcolman

Why we love following him: Jonathon is such a smart content strategist, and he shares ideas, tips and tactics, as well as examples of best practice. He’s also a feminist according to his Twitter bio, which scores bonus points with us.

DAN BARKER

Handle: @danbarker

Why we love following him: Dan loves anything to do with ecommerce, and always has an opinion on the latest campaigns. Dan is one to follow if you like witty and sometimes cynical opinions on big brand marketing. He’s also behind the popular #EcomChat.

LAUREN POPE

Handle: @La_pope

Why we love following her: She talks a mean strategy game, both on Twitter and in real life (we’ve heard her speak at the Content Marketing Show). On her Twitter feed there’s also talk about web design, running and slow cooker exploits.

HANNAH SMITH

Handle: @hannah_bo_banna

Why we love following her: Hannah is great at replying to tweets and is always engaging in discussion with her followers. She is also creates and shares great marketing content.

SHARON FLAHERTY

Handle: @ContentPRlover

Why we love following her: Sharon knows a thing or two about brand marketing as well as how important social media is in its supporting role.

IAN ANDERSON GRAY

Handle: @iagdotme

Why we love following him: Ian tweets a lot, and it’s really all useful! His focus is on social media but there’s a good dose of technical stuff, a bit of SEO and writing tips thrown in as well. 

MAXINE-LAURIE MARSHALL

Handle: @Maxineb2b

Why we love following her: As the editor of B2B Marketing magazine, Maxine is social butterfly with exclusive access to all the best events you couldn’t get to.

STACEY MACNAUGHT

Handle: @staceycav

Why we love following her: Stacey provides light relief with a dash of helpful advice and tips (we often use her 635 brain writing technique). This Mancunian is well worth a follow.

NATHALIE NAHAI

Handle: @NathalieNahai

Why we love following her: Looking for more insight into how we think and why we do certain things on the web? Nathalie is a must-follow, sharing really interesting and well-researched content that will enable you to dig deeper into the psyche of your audience.

KELVIN NEWMAN

Handle: @kelvinnewman

Why we love following him: Kelvin is all about helping digital marketers do their jobs a little better, and this is evident from his tweets as well. He covers content, SEO, affiliates, measurement - the works. And we appreciate his commitment to getting female speakers at events he organises!

DAVE CHAFFEY

Handle: @DaveChaffey

Why we love following him: Author Dr Dave Chaffey is an expert on all things digital. He shares links on everything from content marketing to social.

JUSTIN PEARSE

Handle: @justinpearse

Why we love following him: Justin’s got his finger in all sorts of content marketing pies, which makes for an interesting Twitter feed. He also gets around to a lot of industry events which he routinely tweets from.

KIERAN FLANAGAN

Handle: @searchbrat

Why we love following him: Kieran’s well connected in the world of inbound, and so he manages to find and share some of the freshest and best content on the topic. He’s not afraid to give his own opinion either and is generous on the tips front.

CHRIS BROGAN

Handle: @chrisbrogan

Why we love following him: Bestselling author Chris Brogan posts short, snappy tweets and sends questions like “who are you?” out to his followers to encourage engagement.

RENE POWER

Handle: @renepower

Why we love following him: A significant voice in the UK digital marketing industry, especially in the North, you can usually spot Rene at the events that matter and keep up with any interesting tidbits on his Twitter page.

MIKE VOLPE

Handle: @mvolpe

Why we love following him: As the CMO of Hubspot Mike has some genuine tips and advice for all you fellow marketers out there. Open and honest opinions too!

KAREN WEBBER

Handle: @webber_karen

Why we love following her: Our marketing director shares a lot of can’t-miss content for marketers and personal insights about the world of content marketing.

ANDY CRESTODINA

Handle: @crestodina

Why we love following him: Andy loves to share links that make content marketing easier - exactly what we try to do here at Axonn!

MARIA JOSE SERRES

Handle: @MJSerres

Why we love following her: Maria is a very smart and strategic marketer. She always seems to be learning and sharing her knowledge, and she's great at live tweeting interesting events she attends.

BAS VAN DEN BELD

Handle: @basvandenbeld

Why we love following him: Bas’s Twitter feed feels like chatting with a friend. His tweets are personal, but he shares great resources and always asks for the opinions of his followers.

GEMMA DAVIES

Handle: @gdavies2

Why we love following her: As the CIM’s Women in Marketing Fast Track Marketer of the year, Gemma really knows her stuff. Great links and tweets on content and inspirational quotes.

MARIA PERGOLINO

Handle: @inboundmarketer

Why we love following her: An expert in all things Salesforce, Maria is the person to go to for more information on marketing automation.

STEVE FARNSWORTH

Handle: @steveology

Why we love following him: A Forbes Top 50 Social Media Influencer, Steve is worth a follow for the content he shares, from social media insight and inbound strategy to lead generation.

EHSAN KHODARAHMI

Handle: @eksays

Why we love following him: Ehsan is a brand expert, so he is the guy to follow if you’re interested in branding and advertising. He’s very active on Twitter and responds to his followers regularly.

TRISH HARRISS

Handle: @trishharriss

Why we love following her: Passionate about B2B marketing and communication, Trish often shares content from others on Twitter and is happy to share the successes of her clients.

CAROLINE CONSTABLE

Handle: @CL_Constable

Why we love following her: Caroline is the queen of hashtags, sharing content on everything from her love of horses, to running to business tips and storytelling.

JODIE KING

Handle: @JodieKing595

Why we love following her: Interesting content is the name of Jodie’s Twitter game. Expect tweets about improved productivity, success quotes and a good measure of SEO and content advice.

DAVID SARGANT

Handle: @DavidSargant

Why we love following him: David shares some great content on Twitter, but it isn’t just mindless link posting - he adds his own thoughts to each link to stimulate debate.

MIKE COLEMAN

Handle: @DigitalEmerald

Why we love following him: A fan of great advertising campaigns, Mike always shares whatever funny content has caught his eye.

DAWN ANDERSON

Handle: @dawnieando

Why we love following her: Dawn’s Twitter is a mix of fun, personal tweets with great content around digital. She loves chatting with her followers.

DANIELLE FISH

Handle: @daniellelfish

Why we love following her: While Danielle’s specialism is tax, she shares links on all areas of digital marketing, especially those relevant to small businesses.

ADAM GRAY

Handle: @agsocialmedia

Why we love following him: Adam really knows his stuff on social media and always shares the most interesting links for debate on Twitter.

AHAVA LEIBTAG

Handle: @ahaval

Why we love following her: Ahava’s tweets aren’t just about content marketing - although she shares insightful links and commentary. Added bonuses include her opinions, stories and even a few Instagram snaps.

ALEX HISAKA

Handle: @alexhisaka

Why we love following her: As content marketing manager for LinkedIn, Alex Hisaka is the person to go to for great links, with a focus on sales tips and business advice.

BRANDIE MCCALLUM

Handle: @lttlewys

Why we love following her: Brandie goes beyond just sharing links and actually shares her own tips, opinions and advice. Her tweets are personal, fun and full of great information.

MIKE BROWN

Handle: @Brainzooming

Why we love following him: When you find it hard to decipher all the content on Twitter, come to Mike’s feed. He hashtags his links with the subject topics so you can pick and choose exactly what you need.

CHRISTOPH TRAPPE

Handle: @CTrappe

Why we love following him: Christoph is always involved in the latest Twitter chat and always has something useful to contribute. His posts are short, snappy and perfect for Twitter.

ANNIE CUSHING

Handle: @AnnieCushing

Why we love following her: What’s not to love about someone who makes data sexy? Annie is a go-to source for everything to do with SEO and analytics, particularly in a marketing context.

BRIANNE CARLON RUSH

Handle: @BrianneLRush

Why we love following her: Brianne really gets content marketing and shares links about everything in this realm, from journalism and storytelling to mobile and ROI tracking.

ERIC INGRAND

Handle: @EricEVGEurope

Why we love following him: Eric’s a true global citizen and brings his world view to Twitter. His expert opinions and shares on multicultural content marketing are particularly noteworthy.

PETE HANDLEY

Handle: @ismepete

Why we love following him: Pete’s in the know on everything in digital marketing, with a particular slant to search and social. He also shares some questionable awesome tunes via the #SEOmusic hashtag.

JOHN WATTON

Handle: @jwatton

Why we love following him: As marketing director for Adobe, John attends a lot of interesting industry events and he shares great insights from these. A must-follow especially for B2B marketers.

LISA MYERS

Handle: @LisaDMyers

Why we love following her: We’ve been a fan of Lisa’s since hearing her speak at the 2014 Content Marketing Show. She tweets about events she’s attending, what’s happening on her team and other random bits.

MARTIN BRYANT

Handle: @MartinSFP

Why we love following him: Martin’s big in Manchester circles (where we have an office) and tweets great insight into the digital world, including apps, operating systems and gadgets.

JONATHAN MILDENHALL

Handle: @Mildenhall

Why we love following him: Formerly of Coca-Cola, now from Airbnb, Jonathan is one of the most generous and creative people on Twitter. He pushes content marketing boundaries and inspires us with his genius and humility.

MITCH JOEL

Handle: @mitchjoel

Why we love following him: Mitch is a visionary, and that’s no overstatement. Some of the world’s leading brands have relied on his marketing insights and he’s written two very successful books on digital marketing. We can all learn a lot from him.

ERIC ENGE

Handle: @Stonetemple

Why we love following him: Eric's an authoritative author on internet marketing, and tweets a lot about SEO, social media and inbound marketing.  

PRITESH PATEL

Handle: @priteshpatel9

Why we love following him: While Pritesh focuses a lot on content marketing in the construction industry, marketers, especially B2B marketers, in all sectors can learn from him. He also tweets great stuff about analytics and a bit of sport.

RUTH BURR REEDY

Handle: @ruthburr

Why we love following her: Ruth seriously knows her SEO and, like us, she believes in data-driven marketing. She also attends a fair bit of marketing events and live tweets soundbites and insights.

WILL STONE

Handle: @willstone_UK

Why we love following him: Will’s got diverse interests, and it shows in his tweets. From journalism and marketing to leadership, innovation and print - Will’s definitely one of the more interesting people to follow on Twitter.

JENNIFER G HANFORD

Handle: @JennGHanford

Why we love following her: Jenn’s obviously good at what she does and she shares practical, no-nonsense tips and advice on Twitter.

RACHEL FOSTER

Handle: @CopyWriterTO

Rachel is fully invested in content marketing and as a specialist B2B copywriter in technology and software, she has in-depth knowledge about persuasive language you should use in your content.

LIZZIE MALDONADO

Handle: @lizonomics

Why we love following her: Sure, Lizzie shares great content. But what makes her tweets stand out is the fact that she puts her own spin on everything. And it’s a good spin.

MAEL ROTH

Handle: @maelroth

Why we love following him: Half German, half French, fully immersed in content marketing. Maël covers such a broad range of topics within marketing through his Twitter feed that you will always find something new to learn from him.

DANNY DENHARD

Handle: @dannydenhard

Why we love following him: Danny’s an SEO industry heavyweight with great insights into content marketing and social media. He’s a trainer and regularly speaks at industry events, and he shares his knowledge generously on Twitter as well.

ROSS WEBB

Handle: @Ross_Webb

Why we love following him: Ross is a B2B marketing expert and shares both his own insights as well as useful resources and tips from across the internet with his followers. He is a fan of adding customised pictures to his tweets, and we appreciate the effort he makes with visual content marketing.

AMMO SINGH

Handle: @AmmO_Singh

Why we love following him: Ammo’s a straight talker, and if he tells you something about digital marketing or SEO, you’re best off listening. The biggest gems from Ammo are about conversion rate optimisation.

THOMAS J. ARMITAGE

Handle: @ThomasJArmitage

Why we love following him: Thomas is digital marketer and PR professional who loves sports. His Twitter feed offers some content strategy advice and marketing communication.

TIM ASH

Handle: @tim_ash

Why we love following him: Tim is more than willing to answer any questions and is very engaging on Twitter. He is the author of Landing Page Optimization, so is an expert in the techniques needed for conversion.

TOM DE BAERE

Handle: @tomdebaere

Why we love following him: Tom hails from Belgium and is an avid sharer of content marketing links. He adds his own local spin so for any Belgian followers, you're in for a treat.

TRISTAN LAVENDER

Handle: @TristanLavender

Why we love following him: It’s not all B2B marketing for this Amsterdam native. Tristan shares beautiful images of the city interspersed with content from other industry players.

RACHEL  LOVINGER

Handle: @rlovinger

Why we love following her: Rachel attends lots of events and recently spoke at Content Marketing World. She is the content strategy director at @Razorfish who is also worth a follow.

ALEYDA SOLIS

Handle: @aleyda

Why we love following her: World traveller, brilliant speaker and a bit of a marketing genius, Aleyda shares snapshots of her international trips, events she attends and speaks at, and useful content for anyone involved in digital marketing. 

DAVID MEERMAN SCOTT

Handle: @dmscott

Why we love following him: David's written ten brilliant books on marketing, and continues to disrupt and inform the industry daily via Twitter. He shares really good content and regularly adds his own comments to it.  

J-P DE CLERCK

Handle: @conversionation

Why we love following him: J-P is a content marketing trailblazer in Europe (and the world). His tweets are a reflection of his broad interests across online marketing disciplines, and we can all learn something new from him.

EMMA LEECH

Handle: @EmmaJ70

Why we love following her: Emma's a marketing whizz and an expert on all things social media, particularly in the context of higher education. She shares industry content and bits about happenings in and around Loughborough.

NICHOLA STOTT

Handle: @NicholaStott

Why we love following her: We've heard Nichola speak at industry events in the past and were instant fans of her work. She's generous with sharing tips and ideas, both on stage and on Twitter, and is well worth a follow.

Organisations:

AXONN MEDIA

Handle: @AxonnMedia

Why we think we're worth a follow: Just like you, we believe content marketing is great. The rule for our tweets is that they must be helpful to our audience, so we search the internet for the best and most useful content (and if we can't find it, we create it). We also have fun, and we like to think it shows via our tweets!

CASTLEFORD

Handle: @castlefordmedia

Why we love following them: Our sister company Down Under is a must-follow especially if you’re a marketer in Australia or New Zealand. Follow them and you’ll learn more about content for SEO, social media and online behaviour.

BRAFTON

Handle: @Brafton

Why we love following them: Our US sister company Brafton shares great stats, advice and links, and practise what they preach by including vibrant, engaging images in their tweets too.

LINKEDIN MARKETING

Handle: @LinkedInMktg

Why we love following them: LinkedIn is the social platform for B2B marketers, so who better to learn from about marketing than LinkedIn Marketing? Follow for advice on everything from community building and audience engagement to content repurposing and blogging tips. 

HUBSPOT

Handle: @hubspot

Why we love following them: Hubspot has been a trailblazer for inbound marketing for years. They share useful content, including templates, and tips to make us more effective marketers.

GROWTHHACKERS UK

Handle: @GrowthHackersUK

Why we love following them: A community of over 15,000 marketers sharing tips, great content and best practice. We like picking up tools and ideas from both the Twitter feed and the GrowthHackers.com site, which is a bit like inbound.org and a bit like a really interesting LinkedIn group.

KAPOST

Handle: @kapost

Why we love following them: Kapost shares really useful content. A lot of it is from their brilliant blog, but there is a good mix of resources and insight from elsewhere.

LITTLE BIRD

Handle: @getlittlebird

Why we love following them: The brainchild of @marshallk (also worth a follow), Little Bird is all about using data to identify and engage with influencers. Expect tweets about social listening, blogging and advocate engagement.

BUFFER

Handle: @buffer

Why we love following them: Buffer is the shining example of how to do social media. They always respond to tweets thanks to their excellent social media team. They post a real mix of great content from business to psychology to social media, and even share some of their own resources and secrets.

ECONSULTANCY

Handle: @econsultancy

Why we love following them: Econsultancy shares some of the best links on social - both their own and others. They post some great content on digital and business, and write interesting posts promoting other businesses.

OUTBRAIN

Handle: @outbrain

Why we love following them: Outbrain is like that kid at school who everyone really likes. They always share other people’s links - much more frequently than they share their own- and retweet often. Plus they don’t just post blog posts - they love videos, quotes and fun content too.

TABOOLA

Handle: @Taboola

Why we love following them: As a platform that shares content you might like, Taboola's Twitter feed is full of great content. Expect to see great links from across the web, and be impressed with their customer service and the fact that they're are always down for a retweet.

CONTENT MARKETING UPDATE

Handle: @contenthackers

Why we love following them: The Content Marketing Update is a weekly newsletter with the latest news in content marketing. Its Twitter feed links to some of the best content marketing posts of the week, with a mix of business, psychology and digital.

MARKETING WEEK MAG

Handle: @MarketingWeekEd

Why we love following them: News and views from the marketing industry. There's no better place to keep on top of what big brands are getting up to and how marketing innovators are pushing boundaries. 

MARKETING MAGAZINE

Handle: @MarketingUK

Why we love following them: As the leading marketing magazine in the UK, you know that Marketing Magazine will have some great content to share. Everything from the latest news in content to emerging marketing trends are covered in its daily tweets.

UBERFLIP

Handle: @Uberflip

Why we love following them: Uberflip’s content is all about helping you become a better content marketer - sharing everything from advice to tools to inspiration. A must-follow for every ambitious marketer.

PARDOT

Handle: @Pardot

Why we love following them: The marketing automation software that we favour here at Axonn, Pardot shares a lot of content on how to get the most out of it. You'll get webinars, guides and blog posts, so it's both useful and a handy first port of call for any queries.

CONTENT MARKETING ASSOCIATION

Handle: @The_CMA

Why we love following them: The CMA is a membership organisation of content marketing agencies in the UK. Tweets tend to centre around members' activities, but you'll also useful content that's relevant to all marketers.

MARKETO

Handle: @Marketo

Why we love following them: Marketo is a big name in marketing automation, but their tweets are about anything that could make marketers' lives easier. From tips for email marketing to ecommerce advice, you should find something useful pretty much daily.

CONTENT MARKETING INSTITUTE

Handle: @CMIContent

Why we love following them: We're all big fans of the CMI's work (we're collaborating with them on their UK Benchmarks research this year - out December 10th). All their tweets are useful, but we particularly enjoy participating in the #CMWorld Twitter chat on a Tuesday.

INBOUND.ORG

Handle: @InboundOrg

Why we love following them:  We're all in this inbound boat together, so it's great to have a little (but growing) space on the internet and on Twitter for a community of inbound marketers. A fantastic place to share thoughts, ask questions and learn from others.

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