Cisions Top 50 Content Marketing Influencers on Twitter List Released

Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 08, 2014

Cision, a leading provider of cloud-based public relations and social software, today released its Top 50 Content Marketing Influencers on Twitter list. According to the Content Marketing Institute, Content marketings purpose is to attract and retain customers by consistently creating and curating relevant and valuable content with the intention of changing or enhancing consumer behavior. Its one of the most prevalent modern marketing and PR tactics used by brands today, with nine out of 10 organizations utilizing it, according to a Content Marketing Institute and MarketingProfs study.

With the vast majority of brands implementing content marketing, experts in the field are shaping strategies and driving tactics for millions of brands worldwide. This list outlines the 50 most influential content marketers on Twitter in the U.S. as identified by Cisions Influencer Search tool. This real-time tool analyzes current conversations, keywords, hashtags and trending topics on Twitter to identify and rank individuals influence by topic.

Influencers featured on this list have diverse professional backgrounds and includes content marketers, public relations practitioners, entrepreneurs, marketers, freelancers and more. Their combined expertise has created best-selling books, highly-respected blogs and inspirational conference keynotes that help push the public relations industry forward.

Content marketing is a foundational component of modern PR, said Cision Chief Marketing Officer Mark Thabit. With audiences suffering from an overwhelming amount of content fatigue, its those PR pros that do content marketing right who will stand out in 2015. This list allows practitioners to easily follow, learn from and engage with the leading content marketers today.

The top 50 social media marketing influencers on Twitter (in alphabetical order) are:

Jay Baer
Bernie Borges
Alina Bradford
Michael Brenner
David Burn
Brian Clark
Gini Dietrich
Bryan Eisenberg
Meryl K Evans
Bob Geller
Jeneba Jalloh Ghatt
Alexis Grant
Ally Greer
Lin Grensing-Pophal
Ann Handley
Ryan Hanley
Kathryn Hawkins
John Haydon
Kristi Hines
John Jantsch
Jeff Korhan
Shelly Kramer
Joe Lazauskas
Rebecca Lieb
Geoff Livingston
Kari Lloyd
Stephanie Losee
Michelle Manafy
Drew McLellan
Tabitha Naylor
Michael Neubarth
Syed Noman Ali
Lee Odden
Steve Olenski
Nancy Shonka Padberg
Ryan Petersen
Lisa Petrilli
Joe Pulizzi
Mark Ragan
Francisco Rosales
Barbara Rozgonyi
Ruben Sanchez
Mike Sansone
Neal Schaffer
Bill Slawski
Ann Smarty
Mari Smith
Stanford Smith
Denise Wakeman
Peter Winick

To learn more about each content marketing influencer, read the full analysis here.


About Cision

Cision is a leading provider of public relations software that enables professionals to plan, execute and measure influencer-oriented campaigns in one integrated platform. Communication professionals use Cision to access the worlds largest pitchable media and blogger database, distribute press releases, manage influencer outreach, measure social media activities, and analyze the effectiveness of campaigns. Cision, which recently combined with Vocus, also represents the Gorkana Group, Visible Technologies, PRWeb, Help a Reporter Out (HARO) and iContact brands. Headquartered in Chicago, Cision has over 100,000 customers and maintains offices in Canada, England, France, Germany, Portugal, Sweden, Finland and China. For more information, visit or follow @Cision on Twitter.

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