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The 20 Most Popular Brands On Twitter [STATS]

The 20 Most Popular Brands On Twitter [STATS]

@YouTube remains the top, most-followed brand on Twitter, with its more than 37 million followers placing it well ahead of all other brands, including the official @Twitter profile.

@Twitter isn’t even second on its own network – that space has been reserved for @Instagram, although both are a long way behind @YouTube. Social media profiles continue to dominate Twitter, accounting for six of the first seven spots.

In other news, @nytimes and @MTV swap places in the #10 and #11 positions and there’s a new entry at #20 for @SamsungMobile.

The Top 20 Brands On Twitter

1. YouTube (@YouTube, 37,005,124 followers)
2. Instagram (@instagram, 29,510,347)
3. Twitter (@twitter, 27,513,327)
4. CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk, 14,442,571)
5. Twitter en español (@twitter_es, 13,548,573)
6. Facebook (@Facebook, 13,206,864)
7. UberSocial (@UberSoc, 11,174,452)
8. CNN (@cnn, 11,103,544)
9. FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona, 10,693,519)
10. The New York Times (@nytimes, 10,269,697)
11. MTV (@MTV, 10,194,158)
12. Real Madrid F.C. (@realmadrid, 9,628,572)
13. TwitPic (@twitpic, 9,047,637)
14. NBA (@NBA, 8,776,662)
15. BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking, 8,062,868)
16. ESPN (@espn, 7,788,827)
17. Funny Or Die (@funnyordie, 7,667,537)
18. A Googler (@google, 7,655,670)
19. Ramalan Indonesia (@TweetRAMALAN, 7,497,117)
20. Samsung Mobile (@SamsungMobile, 6,578,948)

(Source: Twitter Counter.)

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