Staying up to date with all the latest SEO practices, tricks, and tips is no small feat, but it’s also the only way to survive in SEO due to its constantly changing nature. While you could certainly spend all of your time reading lengthy articles and testing different techniques, sometimes the best tactic is to rely on other people who are ‘in the know’ to tell you what to do in as succinct a way as possible. Which is what makes Twitter such a gem – it’s full of information and it’s all done in 140 characters or less. So if you’re wondering who to follow on Twitter to stay up to speed with all SEO has to offer then look no further than these five accounts:
This verified account, complete with fun little robot icon, is full of any and all information that is SEO-related. When you add in that it’s also home of some fairly advanced and popular SEO software there’s no questioning that it’s a must follow on your Twitter list. You would think that an account like this would be generating standardized tweets all the time, but you’d be wrong – they’re also actively engaged with their followers, giving a humanized approach to all that is internet marketing.
Focused on providing the latest and greatest in all news about search engine giants like Google, Bing, and Yahoo, this Twitter account needs to be on your list of those to regularly follow. In addition to the search engine greats, they also are chock full of information on search engine optimization, search engine marketing, and PPC, making it a one-stop wealth of knowledge.
Another account that is great at integrating pertinent information as well as an actual personality that responds to followers’ questions and comments, SEO Book is a great account to rely on for up to speed SEO information. They make SEO comprehensible for even the most novice of SEO users.
Matt Cutts is the head of Google’s web spam team, making him an expert in SEO and unethical SEO tactics to stay away from. With over 160,000 followers you can be sure that his account is a hot spot for the all of the latest information provided by someone in the know with all that is SEO and Google, making him a must read tweeter for internet marketers everywhere.
Danny Sullivan is the editor of SearchEngineLand.com, making him somewhat of an expert on anything regarding search engine optimization to search engine marketing, and everything in between. You can trust his Twitter will keep you up to speed with everything happening in SEO-related matters, as well as his own personal thoughts and musings.
These Twitter accounts are great resources for quick bits of SEO-related information, and can give you a glimpse into what’s breaking news without forcing you to sift through 500+ word articles. When you’re short on time, these are the accounts to turn to for quick information or guidance.
Kate Croston is a freelance writer, holds a bachelors degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. She writes guest posts for different sites and loves contributing home internet service related topics. Questions or comments can be sent to: katecroston.croston09 @ gmail.com.