The blockchain hype had reached every part of the internet. Everyone is trying to understand this new technology and harness its potentials. If you’re new to the industry and you would want to maximize your time learning about blockchain, here are some people you should follow on Twitter.
Top Ten Blockchain Experts On Twitter
1. David Marcus
Twitter handle @davidmarcus
Marcus is in charge of Facebook messenger, and TippingPoint. He is also a board member in Coinbase, an investor in cryptogeek and was formerly in charge of PayPal. Marcus has built three startups in his lifetime. He recently started an initiative that will help Facebook utilize the blockchain technology effectively.
2. Laura Shin
Twitter Handle @laurashin
Laura is the host of Unchained podcast and Unconfirmed podcast. She is one of the most popular blockchain writers in the industry. She believes in that blockchain technology has unlimited potential that would change all trust-based transactions for the better.
3. Salih Sarikaya
Twitter handle @SalihSarikaya
Sarikaya is a crypto journalist. He is the co-founder of one of the leading cryptocurrency and blockchain blogs in the industry, smartereum.com. He has gained a reputation as one of the best tech influencers in the United States according to the CES 2017 Onalytica report. He is a renowned blockchain and cryptocurrency writer in the industry.
4. William Mougayar
Twitter Handle @wmougayar
Mougayar is the author of The Business Blockchain, and he is the producer of the Token Summit. Mougayar is also a venture advisor and investor. He is a mentor, entrepreneur, thought leader, and, speaker. He is the founder of Startup Management. Mougayar is an advocate of the business application of blockchain.
5. Nick Szabo
Twitter Handle @NickSzabo4
Szabo is one of the leading pioneers of the blockchain, smart contracts, and, cryptocurrency. He owns the blog Unenumerated. Over the years, Szabo has gained a reputation in the industry. He was once pinned as the man behind Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of Bitcoin. However, he denied the allegations.
- Follow him on Twitter – https://twitter.com/nickszabo4
6. Roger Ver Aka “Bitcoin Jesus”
Twitter handle @rogerkver
Roger Ver is another blockchain influencer who was also one of the first people to invest in blockchain startups like Bitcoin, Zcash, Bitpay and Kraken, etc. He has been nicknamed Bitcoin Jesus by his followers in the cryptocurrency community.
- Follow him on Youtube – https://www.youtube.com/user/rogerver
- Follow him on Twitter – https://twitter.com/rogerkver
7. Vitalik Buterin
Twitter handle @VitalikButerin
Buterin is the co-founder of Ethereum as you already know. He is a programmer and writer of Russian-Canadian origin. Buterin is also the co-founder of Bitcoin Magazine. He has devoted his time and effort into advancing the Ethereum blockchain.
- Follow him on Twitter – https://twitter.com/VitalikButerin
- Follow him on Medium – https://medium.com/@VitalikButerin
8. Charlie Shrem
Twitter handle: @CharlieShrem
With over 73k active followers on Twitter, Charlie Shrem has become a blockchain influencer on social media. He is one of the founders of Bitcoin Foundation and he is an advisor to top companies like Changelly.com. You can learn a lot by following him on Twitter.
9. Josh Olszewicz
Twitter handle @CarpeNoctom
Olszewicz is a trader and investor in the cryptoverse. He uploads useful tweets and videos on Twitter and YouTube and has a legion of active followers. His tweets can help you make better cryptocurrency investment decisions. He and Brain Krogsgard both control a blockchain website called LedgerStatus. The website has a collection of fundamental and technical analysis for cryptocurrency enthusiasts. It is full of useful resources for cryptocurrency traders. Although the project is new, it has already attracted a huge readership.
Twitter handle: @CryptoYoda1338
CryptoYoda is one of the smartest technical analysts in the cryptocurrency industry. He tweets useful tips about trading and also writes news on cryptocurrencies and the blockchain industry. He created a Twitter account just about a year ago in April 2017 and he has already gotten over 72k active followers on the account. He also has a website for all things blockchain and cryptocurrency.
These are the top ten blockchain experts you should follow on Twitter. Follow all of them for informative updates on blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
Andreas M. Antonopoulos
Andreas was the name I saw the most repeated in crypto world. He is an early investor in Ethereum and a best-selling author of books “Mastering Bitcoin”, “The Internet of Money” (two volumes) & “Mastering Ethereum”.
- Follow Andreas on Youtube – https://www.youtube.com/user/aantonop/
- Follow Andreas on Twitter – https://twitter.com/aantonop/
Gavin is a big influence in cryptoworld as he is one of the Bitcoin Core original developers. Follow him for some useful thought nuggets about news.
- Follow him on Twitter – https://twitter.com/gavinandresen
Barry is another influential figure in cryptoworld and he’s a well known crypto-investor.
- Follow him on Twitter – https://twitter.com/barrysilbert
Don Tapscott is an expert in blockchain technologies and author of the book “Blockchain Revolution”
- Follow him on Twitter – https://twitter.com/dtapscott
Emin Gün Sirer
Emin is a hacker and professor at Cornell. I really like his twitter shoutouts and writeups on his website.
- Follow him on Twitter – https://twitter.com/el33th4xor
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