The rise of influencers has been one of the biggest media phenomena, a profound way in which social media networks have reshaped the traditional media landscape. Today, every person with a smartphone and some expertise can start a blog and even relatively quickly gain popularity. However, the most interesting to read or listen to are people who have deep knowledge of the field and a lot of relevant experience. To help you navigate among a vast sea of blockchain influencers, we have picked five most interesting ones.
Known primarily for being a creator of Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin writes regularly about cryptocurrencies and blockchain in his Twitter account, where he has gained almost 900,000 followers. It’s a must-read if you want to have an idea about the latest trends in the industry.
Link to the blog: https://twitter.com/VitalikButerin
Being a creator of a major cryptocurrency is seemingly a ticket for popularity. At least it’s also true for Charlie Lee, who is the creator of Litecoin. He has a big Twitter account, with only slightly fewer followers than Vitalik Buterin, and speaks regularly at thematic events, helping set the agenda for the entire industry.
Link to the blog: https://twitter.com/satoshilite
An influencer in a classic definition of this term, Andreas Antonopoulos is an advocate for Bitcoin, being a frequent public speaker and a popular blogger. He is also the host of Let’s Talk Bitcoin, a show about cryptocurrencies.
Link to the site: https://aantonop.com/
A former hedge fund manager and Goldman Sachs partner, Michael Novogratz is now a blockchain investor, particularly the CEO of Galaxy Investment Partners, a firm working in cryptocurrency investment. He has been a long-time crypto advocate and influencer.
Link to the blog: https://twitter.com/novogratz
Young blockchain investor and CEO of BitTorrent, Justin Sun has been called a “master of hype.” Sun is known for the ability to surprise his audience, and his track record, as well as a two-million audience on Twitter, allow him to do that successfully.
Link to the blog: https://twitter.com/justinsuntron