Anderson Cooper is the Most Followed Journalist on Twitter

Anderson CooperTake a bow, Anderson Cooper. According to Muck Rack’s 2014 Year-End Social Journalism Report, you are the most followed journlaist on Twitter, with an astounding 5,421,631 followers.

Following Cooper is ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Bill Simmons, with 3,301,558 and 3,156,852 followers, respectively.

Other highlights from Muck Rack’s report:

  • The AP has the most staffers on Twitter, with 841.
  • CNN is the most followed media outlet, with 20,199,433 followers.
  • Nicholas Kristof is the most followed newspaper journalist, with 1,532,780 followers.
  • Rachel Maddow is the most followed female journalist, with 3,057,502 followers.

Publish date: December 30, 2014 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT