Top 50 #Analytics Twitter Influencers

Jen Cohen Crompton

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Last week, we posted the Top 50 Big Data Twitter Influencers and Top 50 Cloud Computing Twitter Influencers.We’ll be publishing another list on enterprise mobility next week. Here is the list of Top 50 Analtyics Influencers on Twitter.

Note: Analytics Twitter influencers were determined based on tweeted topics, influence as measured by Klout, number of followers, and number of tweets. Below are the “top” influencers at this time based on the combination of factors.

@googleanalytics – Google Analytics
The latest news and content from the Google Analytics team and friends – Most places ·
Klout – 57

@ibmbizanalytics – IBMBusinessAnalytics ‏
Sensing a Smarter Planet with Deep Analytics. IBM Global Business Services. Managed by Jack Mason & Reilly Starr. Follows the IBM Social Computing Guidelines ·
Klout – 43

@IBM_WA – IBM Web Analytics
The IBM next generation web analytic solution, the art and science of Coremetrics and Unica together. Waltham, MA ·
Klout – 33

@forrester – Forrester Research
Forrester Research, Inc. is an independent research company that provides pragmatic and forward-thinking advice to global leaders in business and technology.
Cambridge, MA ·
Klout – 66

@businessobjects – SAP BusinessObjects
Official analytics solutions from SAP® account for news, updates, and conversation. Know your business, decide with confidence, and act boldly with analytics.
Palo Alto, California ·
Klout – 50

@MicrosoftBI – Microsoft BI
The official Twitter account for all things Microsoft Business Intelligence.
Redmond, WA ·
Klout -N/A

@YWebAnalytics – Yahoo! Web Analytics
Tips and updates from Yahoo! Web Analytics (YWA). Support via your Yahoo! AM or YWA Consultant. #ywa #ywacn #measure a series of tubes ·
Klout – 29

@NielsenWire – Nielsen
Global consumer and media insights from Nielsen.
New York, NY ·
Klout -55

@jowyang – Jeremiah Owyang
Industry Analyst (aka Catalyst) at Altimeter Group.
Silicon Valley, CA ·
Klout – 78

@avinash – Avinash Kaushik
Author, Web Analytics 2.0 & Web Analytics: An Hour A Day | Digital Marketing Evangelist, Google | Co-Founder, Market Motive ·
Klout – 69

‏ @waworld – Web Analytics World
Official Twitter account of the Web Analytics World Blog, featuring valuable News, Reviews and insights from the world of Analytics and Digital Marketing.
United Kingdom ·
Klout – 42

@DeloitteBA – Deloitte Analytics
Your source of news and information from Deloitte LLP on Business Analytics. ·
Klout -41

‏@MicoYuk – Works at, Founded, SAPMentor, Entrepreneur, BI Thought Leader/Influencer. Living life to the fullest!
Klout -56

@DAAorg – Digital Analytics Org
The Official Tweets of the Digital Analytics Association – Global ·
Klout – 45

@jamesafisher – James Fisher
15 years in analytics and finance, VP at SAP, football fan, foodie, husband to beautiful wife and aspiring but not very good golfer. Opinions are my own. London.
Klout – 53

@KISSmetrics –
Official KISSmetrics Twitter account. Our online software helps online businesses turn analytics into insights that guide decision-making and growth. San Francisco, CA ·
Klout – 65

@jimsterne – Jim Sterne
Founder eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit, Digital Analytics Association, author Social Media Metrics: How to Measure & Optimize Your Marketing Investment – Usually in the air ·
Klout – 44

@analyticspros – Caleb Whitmore
Caleb Whitmore: husband, father, Google Analytics Certified Partner, Author, Founder of Analytics Pros & GAUGE Conferences.  Bend, Oregon ·
Klout – 45

@altimetergroup – Altimeter Group
Research based advisory firm focused on disruptive technologies. This account will primarily deliver news about Altimeter Group.
San Mateo, CA ·
Klout -48

@jonnylongden – Jonny Longden
Director of Analytics & Accountability at R/GA London – author of – London, UK –
Klout: 40

@Webtrends – Webtrends
Digital mrktg optimization + analytics across mobile, social, web. By @hopefrank, @seeboldmarcom, team. Tech support @WebtrendsQandA, events @WebtrendsEvents – Portland, Oregon and worldwide ·
Klout – 49

‏@danielwaisberg – Daniel Waisberg
Founder of, Principal of, eMetrics Summit Advisory Council member, author at Search Engine Land
Israel ·
Klout – 50

@DennisMortensen – Dennis Mortensen
Entrepreneur, Author and CEO of Predictive Analytics company – New York City ·
Klout – 48

@BrianHanley1 – Brian Hanley
New media alchemist & data forager. Analyzing, synthesizing & optimizing digital media Silicon Beach, CA ·
Klout – 49

@ChelPixie – Chel Wolverton
Marketer, analytics geek, competitive intel researcher, productivity hacker. Geeky girl learning to become more ninja warrior. Lead Org of PodCamp Boston.
Boston, MA ·
Klout -53

@AnalyticsUpdate – Analytics Update
web analytics, ecommerce, marketing, social media, seo, online business
Klout -42

@AnilBatra – Anil Batra
Analytics is my passion and work. Moving beyond web analytics and working on Multi-Channel Analytics with granular customer level data.
Seattle ·
Klout -39

@SmartDataCo – SmartData Collective
Expert writers on analytics, BI and big data brought to you by the folks at Social Media ·
Klout: 43

@LdsWebAnalytics – Colin Lewis
Web Developer turned into Web Analytics Manager; I do web dev, #Omniture, digital measurement, analyze user behavior & customer feedback; LDS. Also @colinlewis – Utah ·
Klout – 45

@erictpeterson – Eric Peterson
Web analytics consultant; author Web Analytics Demystified and Web Site Measurement Hacks plus creator of Twitalyzer (@Twitalyzer)
Klout – 51

@nenshad – Nenshad Bardoliwalla
Nenshad Bardoliwalla is a product executive in the enterprise analytics space and an Enterprise Irregular. Expertise in Analytics, BI, EPM, and GRC.
Castro Valley, CA
Klout – 50

@AnalyticBridge – Vincent Granville
Publisher of the AnalyticBridge newsletter. Chief Scientist, expert in data mining, predictive modeling, text mining and business analytics.
Seattle, WA ·
Klout -47

@minethatdata – Kevin Hillstrom
I am President of MineThatData, where I help businesses analyze customer behavior. Former VP of Database Marketing at Nordstrom.
Seattle Area ·
Klout -47

@Brett2point0 – Brett Stupakevich
Social Media meets Business Intelligence, Analytics, SCRM, Enterprise 2.0, data discovery. New England country boy who lives to ‘walk 9’. Fairways & Greens!
Boston, MA, USA ·
Klout – 40

@bosilytics – Thomas Bosilevac
Director of Analytics (Digitaria) and Founder (MashableMetrics) Revolutionizing Analytics for a Measurable Future. All comments are my own personal opinion.
San Diego, CA ·
Klout -42

@shawnrog – Shawn Rogers
VP of Research – Business Intelligence at EMA, Serial Media/Internet Entrepreneur. Social media/networking expert, habitual early adopter.
Boulder Colorado ·
Klout -53

@bevelson – Boris Evelson
Business Intelligence industry analyst at Forrester Research ·
Klout -42

@lifeanalytics – Themos Kalafatis
Data Scientist | Social Media Analytics | Machine Learning | Text Analytics | Data Mining | Seeking for hidden truths in 0110101’s ·
Klout -20

@AnalyticsGirl – Nikki Rae
AKA – Nikki Rae – Managing Director and Founder of Future Insight Analytics. Author of ‘Call Tracking in Google Analytics’. Proper lady-geek!
East Sussex ·
Klout -21

@webseoanalytics – WebSEOAnlaytics
Web SEO Analytics – Professional SEO Tools, Search Engine Optimization News, Search Engine Marketing & Online Marketing Blog ·
Klout – 55

@howarddresner – Howard Dresner
Business Intelligence and Performance Management thought leader; independent analyst; strategy advisor, author, former Gartner Research Fellow
Klout -N/A

@prussom – Phillip Russom
Industry Analyst for BI, DW, DI, DQ, MDM
Lexington, Massachusetts ·
Klout – 43

@PeterJThomas – Peter Thomas
Award-winning BI and cultural transformation expert / erstwhile Mathematician / IT blogger / rock climber / cricket fan / MTB and Social Media novice
Cambridge , England ·
Klout – 40

@dcunni – dcunningham
Interested in SaaS Business Intelligence,, CRM, Analytics, data integration, cloud computing, Informatica Cloud, cloud integration
Redwood City, CA ·
Klout -40

@johnlovett – John Lovett
Change Agent for Web Analytics. Measurer of social media. Protector of privacy. Partner at Web Analytics Demystified. Chasing my 3 boys.
New Hampshire ·
Klout – 49

@jdersh – June Dershewitz
Director of Digital Analytics & Customer Insight at Apollo Group | Digital Analytics Association Board of Directors Member | opinions here are my own
San Francisco ·
Klout -44

@JasonBurby – Jason Burby
Chief Analytics & Optimization Officer at ZAAZ (a WPP company). Co-Author ‘Actionable Web Analytics: Using Data to Make Smart Business Decisions’
Porltand, OR ·
Klout -42

@yodera – Alex Yoder
CEO of Webtrends – Portland, OR
Klout -37

@blackbeak – Steve Jackson
Author of Cult Of Analytics, Chief Analytics Officer at Kwantic (a business optimization agency), Speaker, Winer & Diner, Sunderland fan and keen fisherman
Helsinki ·
Klout -53

@bduverneuil – Benoit Duverneuil
Web Entrepreneur, Web Metrics Analyst, Serial Blogger…
Miami ·
Klout – 14

@WhartonCAI – Wharton Analytics
The Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative is the preeminent academic research center focusing on the development & application of customer analytic methods.
The Wharton School. Phila ·
Klout – 29

@chartoftheday – SAI Chart Of The Day
One chart about tech and media from @BusinessInsider, every day.
New York, NY ·
Klout – 40

About Jen Cohen Crompton

Jen Cohen Crompton is a SAP Blogging Correspondent reporting on big data, cloud computing, enterprise mobility, analytics, sports and tech, and anything else innovation-related. When she's not blogging, she can be caught marketing, using social media and/or presenting at conferences around the world. Disclosure: Jen is being compensated by SAP to produce a series of articles on the innovation topics covered on this site. The opinions reflected here are her own.