The 20 Most Popular Brands On Twitter [STATS]


By Shea Bennett Comment

The 20 Most Popular Brands On Twitter [STATS]

@YouTube maintains its position as the most popular brand on Twitter, with its more than 44 million followers placing it well ahead of all other brands, including the official @Twitter profile.

Indeed, @Twitter isn’t even second on its own network – that space has long been reserved for @Instagram, although both remain many millions behind @YouTube. There’s also quite a divide between Twitter’s top three and fourth-placed @cnnbrk. Social media profiles continue to dominate Twitter, accounting for five of the first six spots.

This month, the chart remains unchanged except for @BBCBreaking and @vineapp who swap places at 14th and 15th respectively.

The 20 Most Popular Brands On Twitter [STATS]

1. YouTube (@YouTube, 44,107,969 followers)
2. Instagram (@instagram, 34,255,299)
3. Twitter (@twitter, 31,465,262)
4. CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk, 17,940,500)
5. Twitter en español (@twitter_es, 13,937,553)
6. Facebook (@Facebook, 13,851,964)
7. CNN (@cnn, 13,545,642)
8. The New York Times (@nytimes, 12,611,183)
9. FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona, 12,268,052)
10. Real Madrid F.C. (@realmadrid, 12,152,284)
11. UberSocial (@UberSoc, 11,438,800)
12. MTV (@MTV, 11,096,251)
13. NBA (@NBA, 10,861,319)
14. BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking, 10,688,382)
15. Vine (@vineapp, 10,593,926)
16. ESPN (@espn, 10,348,233)
17. Samsung Mobile (@SamsungMobile, 9,047,441)
18. TwitPic (@twitpic, 8,852,191)
19. A Googler (@google, 8,764,303)
20. Ramalan Indonesia (@TweetRAMALAN, 8,658,213)