Does your social media feed enrich your life, or cause you stress? Are you following people on Twitter that can add value to your life in some way?
If you are wondering which Twitter accounts to follow, then you have come to the right place! These popular or up-and-coming Twitter accounts will make you laugh, inspire and motivate you to follow your dreams, or help you improve your creativity! There are even some great ones out there for music lovers.
The company was started in 2006, and sometimes It is hard to believe that Twitter has been a part of our lives for 15 years now! Twitter is a microblogging and social networking service, but like all social media, it can flood our minds with negative, controversial, or incorrect information. These 15 Twitter accounts will improve the content you see daily.
“There are a lot of pros and cons about social media; it’s just how you choose to handle it and how you have to be prepared for the negatives as well.” ― Aubrey Peeples
If you are looking for something to break up the levity of your day, start with these funny Twitter accounts.
Twitter accounts for when you need a funny tweet
1. Steve Martin
Actor and comedian Steve Martin’s Twitter account is perfect for those moments when you to need to laugh. He has a following of 8.6 million people, and is currently promoting his new series with Selena Gomez, “Only Murders in the Building.”
This fake account for the Queen of England is almost too funny for words! The memes here are pure gold. The account has a following of 1.5 million, and once you check it out, you will understand why.
3. Al Yankovic
“Weird Al” has spent decades making us laugh with his parodies, and his Twitter account will not disappoint you. 4.9 million people are currently cackling away to these gems, and you should definitely join in on the fun. Be sure to check out the “Weird Al” coloring book too!
“Sharing is the essence of social media.” ― Zoe Sugg
If you are looking for someone to follow for inspirational tips and life guidance, these next three accounts are must-haves!
Inspirational Twitter accounts to follow
4. Jack Butcher
Jack Butcher is an entrepreneur and founder of Visualize Value. He spent years working for some of the biggest companies in the world before setting off on his own path in search of “freedom and fun.” He spends his time consulting and inspiring others to find their own freedom and have more fun in their lives. His Twitter account has almost 159k followers who he inspires every day to change their lives.
5. Simon Sinek
Simon Sinek’s Twitter account is followed by almost 819 thousand people. His uplifting positivity is present in nearly every tweet. The first thing you will on his website are these words, “We imagine a world in which the vast majority of people wake up every day inspired, feel safe wherever they are and end the day fulfilled by the work they do.” We can all use a little more of that kind of inspiration in our life.
The author and star of Hamilton needs little introduction, which you can tell from his massive fan base. His account has 3.5 million followers. He is also a fan of giving away things like tickets to Broadway shows, so you won’t want to miss out on any of his content.
“Social media is great in some ways – if we’re able to spread good messages.” ― Seth Rollins
These next three accounts will help you boost your own creativity and improve your writing. Even if you aren’t a writer, the people behind these Twitter accounts can still help enrich your life and help you express yourself.
Twitter accounts that will improve your creativity and writing
7. David Perell
The nearly 240 thousand people who follow David Perell know him as “The Writing Guy.” However, he also tweets about learning and business. He has a podcast and a writing school you can check out.
Craig Clemens is a copywriter, investor, & entrepreneur whose Tweets are full of helpful information. His account may only have about 49 thousand followers, but it is growing! He is also the co-founder of Golden Hippo Media, which promotes health and wellness-focused beauty brands that are physician endorsed.
9. George Mack
George Mack writes about “the intersection of clouds (growth marketing + mental models) and dirt (tools + tactics).” These tools and tactics are invaluable to his nearly 80 thousand followers.
“Smartphones and social media expand our universe. We can connect with others or collect information easier and faster than ever.” ― Daniel Goleman
Get motivated to reach for your goals by following these Twitter accounts
10. Jeff Moore
If you are not following Everyday Power’s founder and CEO, then you are missing out! Jeff is a former educator and Dean of Students, turned entrepreneur, and motivational speaker. His Twitter account is a little quieter than some of his other social media platforms, but the almost 7,000 people who follow him are reaping the benefits of his motivational posts.
11. Polina Pompliano
Polina is the founder and author of @ProfileRead. Her Twitter following comprises nearly 102,000 people. The Rock is even a part of The Profile Read Club! Polina “studies the world’s most interesting people & companies,” and we can all benefit from learning more about the companies and people out there who are killing it!
12. Gal Shapira
Gal Shapira is an Israeli judo athlete and multiple-time national champion. She is an inspiration to about 47,000 people on Twitter. Her motivational tweets about going after your dreams will put you in the right frame of mind to achieve your dreams.
“The best advice for anyone trying to grow on social media is to be real and to be consistent. People will connect more with you if you stay true to yourself and who you are.” ― Lele Pons
Twitter accounts for music lovers
13. Hype Machine
Hype Machine provides its 163,000 with access to new music! You can even get tracks sent directly to your inbox!
This Twitter account isn’t just about listening to music. It focuses on education, research, and advocacy for musicians. All noble endeavors which nearly 56,000 people on Twitter can get behind!
15. Paste Music
PasteMusic is part of PasteMagazine. This is the spot for music news, reviews & live content! This Twitter account brings the joy of music to over 68,000 people, while simultaneously updating them on the latest news about their favorite musicians.
“It’s not my job to tell people how to consume music. I just want them to consume music.” ― Eric Alper
The content that we immerse ourselves in hundreds of times a day can have a large impact on our mental health. Balancing out your friends, news channels, and politicians with some motivational, musical, and funny tweets will help you stay well-rounded.
Social media has a reputation for being a waste of time or a distraction. However, it isn’t our use of social media itself that is the problem, but rather how we spend our time on it that makes the difference.
There are a lot of incredible people or pages on Twitter that are actively trying to make life, funnier, better, or meaningful. All you have to do is follow them!
Were you following some of these people already? Which ones did you add to your Twitter feed? Let us know who else you would recommend in the comment section below!