Top 100 Twitter Accounts hold few surprises

When I began using Twitter (more than a decade ago), a look at the top 10 accounts would reveal a few gems.  Bots and corporate attention to Twitter have eliminated that possibility.  Look at this Friend or Follow list of the top 100.



    Bio: i know nothing

  • verifiedjustinbieber

    2. Justin Bieber


    Bio: Let’s make the world better. Join me on @bkstg at ‘justinbieber’. 2U out now. OUR album PURPOSE out NOW

  • verifiedbarackobama

    3. Barack Obama


    Bio: Dad, husband, President, citizen.

    Location: Washington, DC

  • verifiedtaylorswift13

    4. Taylor Swift


    Bio: Born in 1989.

  • verifiedrihanna

    5. Rihanna


    Bio: Get #ANTI now:

    Location: ANTI

  • verifiedtheellenshow

    6. Ellen DeGeneres


    Bio: Comedian, talk show host and ice road trucker. My tweets are real, and they’re spectacular.

    Location: California

  • verifiedyoutube

    7. YouTube


    Bio: lol watch this

    Location: San Bruno, CA

  • verifiedladygaga

    8. xoxo, Gaga


  • verifiedjtimberlake

    9. Justin Timberlake


    Location: Memphis, TN

  • verifiedtwitter

    10. Twitter


    Bio: Your official source for what’s happening. Need a hand? Visit

    Location: San Francisco, CA

  • verifiedbritneyspears

    11. Britney Spears


    Bio: My new album #Glory is out now!

    Location: Los Angeles, CA

  • verifiedkimkardashian

    12. Kim Kardashian West


  • verifiedcristiano

    13. Cristiano Ronaldo


    Bio: This Privacy Policy addresses the collection and use of personal information –

    Location: Madrid

  • verifiedcnnbrk

    14. CNN Breaking News


    Bio: Breaking news from reporters and editors on the CNN Digital news team. Now 51M strong. Check @cnn for all things CNN, breaking and more.

    Location: Everywhere

  • verifiedselenagomez

    15. Selena Gomez


    Bio: #BadLiar is out now: Watch the official video:

    Location: Los Angeles

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