Looking to get to the top of the rankings? To drive targeted traffic to your business day in and day out, without spending tons of extra capital on ads?

Yeah, me too. Which is why I follow some of the top SEO influencers in an attempt to gather as much of their wisdom as possible. Below are 14 of my favorites, that you should be following too.

#1. Rand Fishkin (@randfish)

Rand Fishkin is the founder of Moz, and tweets regularly about marketing, tech, SEO, and startups.

#2. Danny Sullivan (@dannysullivan)

Danny Sullivan is the founding editor of Search Engine Land and Marketing Land.

#3. John Doherty (@dohertyjf)

John is a marketer and entrepreneur, who tweets regularly about marketing, consulting, and SEO.

#4. Moz (@Moz)

Moz is a company run by Rand Fishkin that makes tool to help you with your SEO.

#5. Neil Patel (@neilpatel)

Neil Patel is an author, marketer and investor who helped found KISSmetrics and Crazy Egg.

#6. Matt Cutts (@mattcutts)

Former head of the Webspam Team at Google.

#7. Todd Friesen (@oilman)

Head of SEO at SalesForce, and has frequent extremely insightful tweets about SEO.

#8. Raven Tools (@RavenTools)

Raven Tools makes it easier to report on and run SEO aduits, and writes regular posts on ways you can rank higher.

#9. Search Engine Land (@sengineland)

Search Engine Land writes regular news and analysis of all the happenings in the SEO and PPC world.

#10. Google Webmasters (@googlewmc)

Google Webmaster Tools is a site developed by Google with resources and information to help you create a great site.

#11. Barry Schwartz (@rustybrick)

Barry runs RustyBrick, a New York agency that specializes in design and development.


An Australian search marketer that posts frequent SEO tips and tricks.

#13. Darren Rowse (@problogger)

Darren is the founder of ProBlogger, and tweets frequently on ways to boost your blogs presence and quality.

#14. Mike Blumenthal (@mblumenthal)

Mike tweets regularly about local SEO, and is a great resource for everything local.

So, how’d we do? Anyone you’d add to the list? Let us know in the comments below!