The "most important" people on Twitter

by Joseph Akbrud


The following is a list of the most important acoounts on Twitter according to research, conducted by Sitaram Asur, Bernardo A. Huberman,  and Gabor Szabo of the Social Computing Labs at HP, and Chunyan Wang of Stanford University

 

vovo_panico
cnnbrk
keshasuja
LadyGonga
BreakingNews
MLB
Nytimes
HerbertfromFG
espn
globovision
huffingtonpost
skynewsbreak
el_pais
stcom
la_patilla
reuters
WashingtonPost
bbcworld
CBSnews
TelegraphNews
tweetmeme
nydailynews

 

As you can imagine I am ecstatic that CBS News made the list at #19.  Last year a similar study (also by the Social Cimputing Lab at HP) made the list of "users with many followers and low relative influence".

Definitely an upgrade :D