Here today, gone tomorrow! It’s the best way to describe trends in the world of marketing. Keeping up with what’s happening is like keeping up with the Kardashians!
If you’re looking for some fresh insights about trending marketing topics check out On Q’s list of 15 Twitter marketers you need to follow now. The people on the list all have two things in common: innovative and insightful ideas that can take the blandest brand from drab to fab in no time.
1. Gini Dietrich @ginidietrich – 45.3k followers
Gini is the CEO of Arment Dietrich and the author @spinsucks, which is a blog as well as a book. She’s also the co-author of the book Marketing in the Round. Gini is enthusiastic about cycling and as a bonus, she also loves wine and shoes! You can always find some useful articles on marketing as well as Public Relations on her twitter account.
2. Larry Kim @larrykim – 791k followers
Larry Kim is the CEO of Mobile Monkey, a company that assists with the creation of chatbots. He’s an expert at pay per click advertising and you can always find some useful insight on digital marketing and content marketing on his twitter account. Larry is also the founder of the company Wordstream, that helps other companies with their twitter marketing. However, if you’re looking for some parenting tips as well, his twitter account maybe a great place to find those too!
3. Meryl K. Evans @merylkevans 12.8k followers
An expert at digital marketing as well as a mom, Meryl does it all and we love her for it! She’s written copy for business ads, automotive companies (Jaguar, Porsche and Lexus) and games including Meet, Mix and Mingle (HOW COOL IS THAT?!!?). She’s the kind of marketer who gives you tips along with some motivation and inspiration! We could all use that.
4. Gary Vaynerchuk @garyvee 1.75 m followers
He’s an entrepreneur as well as a marketer, an expert at digital marketing and social media. Gary leads two well known companies in New York, VaynerMedia and VaynerX. Formerly, a well-known wine critic, he led the growth of his family wine business from a mere $3 million to $60 million. Cue applause! Gary’s fondly referred to as a motivational marketing superstar and leads a Facebook Q&A as well as #AskGaryVee, a Facebook video series.
5. Kim Garst @kimgarst 606k followers
This social and digital marketing expert helps entrepreneurs grow their business. Kim was featured in the Top 10 social media influencers list. She has valuable tips to offer for entrepreneurs on her twitter account about how one can make more money online quickly.
You can gulp all her daily tips down with a sip of your morning latte.
6. Scott Galloway @ProfGalloway 85.3k followers
Scott’s an expert in brand management and digital marketing. If you want some new marketing updates with a little dose of humour, then he’s your guy! As his twitter handle suggests, Scott is a clinical professor of marketing at NYU Stern. Scott was featured in the 50 best professors list by Poets and Quants in 2012. He’s a famous public speaker, and he’s well-known for his TED Talks. He’s also an author and has written the best-selling novel Winners and Losers.
7. Ann Handley @MarketingProfs 436k followers
She’s the author of the Wall Street Journal bestseller ‘Everybody Writes’ and a content marketing expert. While being a LinkedIn influencer and writer, Ann shares a tonne of helpful tips and tricks with her fellow marketers on her twitter account. She also heads the newsletter Total Anarchy, which you can subscribe to in order to get some new, useful and exciting ideas delivered straight to your inbox!
8. Michael Brenner @BrennerMichael 99.9k followers
Michael is the CEO of @MktgInsiders. He’s a keynote speaker at various conferences where he talks about leadership, culture and marketing. Michael handpicks insightful articles to share with his followers on twitter. If you’re that person who loves content marketing updates then his account is your go-to destination for quick updates during your coffee break!
9. Pam Moore @PamMktgNut 312k followers
Pam is the CEO and founder of Marketing Nutz a company that provides marketing consulting to small businesses. She was named as one of the Top 5 Social Media Power Influencer Women by Forbes. Pam gives inspiring keynote speeches about branding, digital marketing, and social media.
10. Neil Patel @neilpatel 294k followers
He’s the co-founder of Crazy Egg, Hello Bar and KISSmetrics and a columnist for Forbes Inc. Neil Patel offers great tips and ideas on SEO and website analytics. His articles and insights can be the guiding light for all marketers seeking some SEO tips. Neil believes in building his own success.
11. Brian Clark @brianclark 186k followers
Brian is a writer, content marketing expert and an entrepreneur. He founded copyblogger and leads a personal growth newsletter Further and Unemployable which can help you find some fresh strategies if you’re a freelancer or a consultant. He often shares inspiring quotes from his newsletter ‘FURTHER’, so whenever you’re looking for motivation, just scroll through his account.
12. Christoph Trappe @CTrappe 97.3k followers
Christoph is a keynote speaker at marketing conferences, a storytelling coach as well as a Public relations leader. His twitter account is full of satirical humour as well as some marketing inspo. Christoph was also featured in the list of 25 Content Marketing Influencers for 2018, meaning he knows what he’s talking about.
13. Barry Schwartz @rustybrick 108K followers
Barry is the founder of the blog, Search Engine Roundtable, as well as the news editor at Danny Sullivan’s Search Engine Land. If the topic is Google AdWords, Barry is the one to watch. Barry delivers talks at various conferences. He is the CEO of RustyBrick. Barry has been covering news related to AdWords and CRM for over 14 years.
14. Mark Schaefer @markwschaefer 175k followers
Author, blogger, speaker, and Social media marketing strategy consultant. Add to those credentials, an adjunct professor of marketing at Rutgers University with 28 years of global sales and marketing experience, and he’s the full package. As an award winning business writer and lecturer, Mark shares his pearls of wisdom on twitter as well as important ideas of other thought leaders from the marketing industry.
15.Seth Godin @ThisIsSethsBlog 656k followers
A former dot com business exec, these days he is a well-known as an author. Seth Godin is famed for being the one to promote the concept of permission marketing. His Twitter page is mainly a retweet of his blogs providing deep insights into marketing and leadership.Seth is also a motivational influencer encouraging people to go after what they want through the art of cold emails.
Do you have a favourite Twitter marketer? Feel free to share in our comment section.