Revised - 10-2a

Overview

In today's business world, you are measured by many factors including the number of Twitter followers you have.  In fact many surveys have found that websites in general are perceived as passive customer communication tools with Twitter being a far more proactive customer-engaging tool.  These surveys have also found an increasing number of customers go to your Twitter account before they go to your website doing "due diligence" on you looking for call-to-actions, thought leadership and content useful in their purchasing as well as customer complaints regarding your solution.  Your client may not have a Twitter business account but they may have a personal account and their advisors may as well

News items

An IBM sales study indicates that 75% of B2B buyers are likely to use social media as part of their purchasing decision.

This is such a great chart and new social media sales methodology it is included, click on image for complete article.

Via Linkedin - "By 2015 50% of buyer-seller-support interaction will happen through social media by 2020 it will be 85%." 

Via @NPR radio "AC Nielsen reports that 87% of Twitter users surveyed make #buying decisions based on #Twitter posts and followers.

 

TECH Twitter Scoreboard - 1,350+ Companies & CEOs Listed

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NEW Category TECH CEO's

How do you score against your competitors?

Click on image for Scoreboard.

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The Tech Scoreboard is designed to give you a benchmark of your Twitter performance as you can�t force people to Follow you and according to an increasing number of sources � customers visit your Twitter before they go to your website.  Gaining "meaningful followers" is a voluntary one, it is a good measure of "good will" you have in the marketplace you serve.

 With ~135,00+ new users a day signing up for Twitter and 271 million monthly active users with 500 million Tweets (click here for stats)  are sent per day and 78% of Twitter active users are on mobile, Twitter is �the� means for nearly all aspects of your business including human resources. If you are still not convinced of the importance of Twitter for your business click here for article on Top-10 reasons for using Twitter for your business.  

Bottom-line � Twitter is a must-have for customer service and the fastest, best way to post promotions, press, products, specials, buzz, events, reports, support issues and more.

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This content is updated often (note the Update Date above) though not every Twitter account is updated this date - each account will be updated at the end of each month and new Followers will be indicated.

Click on Twitter name for Twitter account.

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Important: Number of Followers as of 9/1 and +gains/-losses are for the month of August 2014.

NOTE:Some sections have been updated as of 10/2 and so noted.

Please email us for any corrections/suggestions you may have.

Company

Twitter Name

Followers

+/-

Notes

Cognizant

@Cognizant

94,400

+2,800

Self-promotion

TeleDynamics

@teledynamics

55,200

-700

Self-promotion

CDW

@CDWCorp

24,000

+1,800

Self-promotion

IngramMicro

@IngramMicroInc

12,100

+300

Self-promotion

VoIPDistri

@VoipDistri 

9,322

new

Product promotion

TechData

@Tech_Data

8,385

+227

Self-promotion

VoIP Supply

@VoIPSupply

5,825

+32

Self-promotion and tech issues

VodafoneVGE

@Vodafone_VGE

5,288

+41

Business tech issues

Telarus

@telarus 

5,328

+88

Good

Vology

@Vologyinc

3,977

+37

Good business news, events

Scansource

@ScanSource

3,690

+74

Self-promotion

Presidio

@Presidio

3,390

+170

Good

Liquid Networx

@liquidnetworx

6,807

new

Industry topics

Integra Telecom

@Integra_Telecom

2,907

+50

Good

TRC

@trcnetworks 

2,812

-1

Self-promotion

WTC

@WTGCOM

2,680

+10

Self-promotion

PC Connection

@PCConnection

2,634

+9

Self-promotion and jobs

Wall Street Network

@WSNInc

2,275

-3

Business topics

Insight

@InsightEnt

2,231

+3

Industry and education info

WTG

@WTGCOM

2,680

+20

Mainly self-promotion

Aricent

@Aricent

2,560

+11

Self-promotion

Netdepot

@NetDepot

2,132

0

Self-promotion

Curvature

@Curvature

2,072

+7

Self-promotion

D&H

@dandh

2,071

+26

Self-promotion

Intelisys

@IntelisysCorp

2,095

+155

Mainly posting for OPC-other peoples content

FindYourCloud

@FindYourCloud

2,020

+963*

Cloud consultancy issues

Avnet Tech Solutions

@AvnetAdvantage

1,986

+98

Industry, education and partner topics

Telesphere

@Telesphere

1,947

+206

Mainly sales promotions aka business selfies

Vocal IP Networx

@vocalip

1,774

+369

Poor - just general news posts

Winncom Technologies

@WinncomTech

1,722

+24

Self-promotion

Accel Networks

@accelnetworks

1,681

-6

Hasn't Twittered since last September

Scan Source

@ScanSourceComm

1,682

+40

Self-promotion and business articles

WWT

@wwt_inc

1,549

+76

Self-promotion and business articles

BlackBox

@blackbox_ns

1,486

+17

Self-promotion

888VoIP

@888Voip

1,479

+22

Self-promotion

TBI

@TBImasteragent

1,468

+43

Fair job maily self-promotion

TNSI

@TNSI

1,483

+110

Focused on mobile/wireless payments

Telephone Magic

@Business_Phones 

1,286

+3

Phone topics

IAS

@IASsocial

1,109

+1

Self-promotion

Unified Communications

@UCBuzz 

1,075

+131

UC business topics

Scisbo

@ScisboSolutions 

1.029

+100

SMB Topics

CTG

@CTGinc

1,022

+15

Poor job only occasional posting

Penguin Computing

@PenguinHPC

1,011

+30

Self-promotion

Novotech

@novotechM2M

1,008

+49

Industry news

Compucom

@CompuCom

953

+2

Self-promotion

Launch3Telecom

@launch3telecom

953

+10

Self-promotion

Sunguard PS

@sungardps

953

+42

Emergency services

Tower Solutions

@Tower_Solutions

813

+13

Self-promotion

Cloud Phone Systems

@TopPhoneSystem  

722

+10

Self-promotion

NACR

@NACRSolutions

715

+20

Self-promotion

MyServerMonkey

@MyServerMonkey

710

+2

Self-promotion

YorkTel

@YorktelCorp

666

+16

Articles and RTs

Gamma

@GammaNetworks

624

+130

Self-promotion

Masergy

@MASERGY

620

+56

All self-promotion

Abptech

@abptech 

591

+19

Self-promotion

NetworkStore

@NetworkStore

566

-9

Nothing since January

Microcorp

@microcorp

574

+18

Self-promotion

Lightpath

@GoLightpath

573

+9

Good

Statera

@statera

572

+30

Business news and self-promotion

DP Data Systems

@DPData

550

+128

Lifestyle issues

World Data Products

@WDPI

534

+7

Self-promotion

Telepresence Gear

@TelepresenceGer 

521

+11

Self-promotion

ArrowS3

@ARROW_S3

519

+25

Blogs and event links and industry news

Evenflow

@evenflw

505

+6

Busienss news and self-promotion

SalesReach

@SalesReachSoft

498

+6

Ok job

IntroTel

@introtel 

490

+23

Business and tech topics

Total Telecom

@Total_Telecom 

482

0

General telecom news

Olive Communications

@olivecomms

471

+24

Very good

Broadview Networks

@1800BROADVIEW

432

+13

Only occasional postings

BoulderPhone

@boulderphone 

471

+41

News and business topics

2Ring

@2Ring4UC 

451

+129

Tech topics

Global Comm Group

@gcgcom 

429

+6

Nothing since 10 - 2013

SPS Tech Beat

@SPSTechBeat

426

+21

Good tech news

CMS

@Cmstelcom

403

+1

Only once this year

Avcomm

@AvcommSolutions

394

+15

Self-promotion & business topics

RCG

@RCGNashville 

383

+3

Self-promotion

Unisys Unified Social

@UnisysSocialBiz

365

+61

Self-promotion

Avotus

@AvotusCorp

365

-3

Managed services

WestCon

@discoverUCC 

363

+29

Self-promotion of Lync

A1 Teletronics

@A1_Teletronics

354

+5

Self-promotion

X4Solutions

@X4Solutions 

348

+26

Mainly self-promotion

TelecoSource

@TelcoSource

346

+1

Hiring

Avnet-TS-Global

@AvnetTSGlobal

343

+45

Industry news and self-promotion

Carrier Access

@CarrierAccess

324

+12

Good

Optimal Projects

@OptimalProjects

310

+104

UC tech issues

Evolve Technologies

@EvolveWithUs1

290

+9

Tech news

Transbeam

@transbeam

262

-7

Mainly self-promotion

American Telesis

@ATelesisInc

238

+1

Occasional posting

Granite

@GraniteTelecom

225

+25

Pretty good but not a lot of good content mainly sales event promotion for a $1 billion

Teleswitch Solutions

@teleswitch

219

+6

Self-promotion and events

Lightspeed Networks

@LSNny

219

+7

Business topics

Video Corp

@VideoCorp

217

+35

Good articles and RT of telepresence news

Novus

@novusllc 

210

+2

Self-promotion

Atel Communications

@ATELComm

209

+3

Self-promotion and tech topics

ATEL Communications

@ATELComm 

209

+5

Mainly self-promotion

WalkerFirst

@walkerfirst

208

+8

Self-promotion

Strato

@Strato_Comm

206

+43

Security issues

Softel

@SOFTELnews 

196

+13

Only 1 time in 2014

Planet One

@PlanetOneComm

179

+11

Pretty good

Total Communications

@totalcomminc

175

new

Mainly self-promotion

SmartSolution

@SMARTSolutionPA

175

+2

Lifestyle topics

BrightPlanIT

@brightplanit

171

0

Self-promotion

Top Speed Data

@TopSpeedData

170

-2

Various articles

SmartSIP

@smartisvoip 

169

0

Self-promotion

MetTel

@OneMetTel

168

+10

Business topics

GTS Direct

@MotownTelecom

165

+25

Wide range of business issues

XmarteK

@XmarteK

158

+10

In Spanish

TelecomVARnet

@TelecomVARnet 

142

+5

Business topics

Getronics

@Getronics_APAC

139

+3

Self-promotion

The Via Group

@TheViaGroup

139

+4

Self-promotion

NationalWirelessAdv

@TelecomBroker

133

0

Self-promotion

HouseofLync

@houseoflync

135

+4

Self-promotion

MPDTelesolutions

@MPDTel

120

+8

Tech news

TelecomMedic

@TelecomMedic

116

+8

Tech news

Arbitech

@Arbitech

112

+3

Self-promotion

Performance Networks

@perfnetwks

107

-16

Self-promotion

Telispire

@telispire

105

+3

Facebook posts

Dice Communications

@Dice_Comm

95

+6

Self-promotion

USA Voice and Data

@USAVoiceData

89

+1

Self-promotion

Bandwave

@BandwaveSysLLC

88

+2

Hasn't Twittering since 2/2010

GTT

@GTT_WAN_IP

86

+1

Northing since 2010

Vardata

@vardata

85

+2

Self-promotion

Telegration

@Telegration_Inc 

80

+18

Self-promotion

DataNetworkSolutions

@DataNtwkSltns

78

+15

Good business topics

TechCalibre

@TC2consulting

76

+6

Industry issues

Level4Hardware

@Level4Hardware

73

0

Nothing since 2011

Advoda

@ADVODA

63

+3

Rarely posts

MPG

@MPGMAC

63

+5

Self-promotion

Mass Communications

@masscomminc

59

+5

Only 3 posts in 2014

CNSG

@CNSGCLOUD

58

+22

Self-promotion

One Call Telecom

@oncalltelecom

55

0

Article postings

Sandler Partners

@SandlerPartners

55

+3

Never posted

IPConnect

@IP_Connectweets

48

+4

Self-promotion

Computer Telep Dist

@CTDConnect

46

0

Self-promotion

LanYap

@LanYapNetworks

46

+8

Good

CTG3

@davelaskowski

45

+2

Just self-promotion

Invictus

@ics3net

42

-1

Just once in 2014, twice in 2013

TeleSource

@Telesource

40

+29

Haven't posted since 2010

VoIPLink

@Voiplink_com

39

+3

Distributor also Cloud/SIP trunk provider

X2nsat

@X2nSatInc

36

+16

Mainly self-promotion

Teldata West Coast

@Teldataonline

36

-1

Self-promotion

Forerunner Tech

@ForerunnerTS

34

+1

Self-promotion

AgnosticNetworks

@AgnosticNetwork

27

0

Industry news

Telecom Brokers

@Telecombrokers1

19

+2

Never posted

Crystal Tech

@crystaltechinc

18

0

Nothing since June 2013

TeleOptions

@teleoptions

15

0

Nothing since 2011

TeleProviders

@TeleProviders

14

+1

Only 5 posts in 2013

Telefaxcommunication

@TelefaxComm

11

+1

Tech topics

Tyde Systems

@TydeSystems

9

0

Only three posts in 2014

Xela

@XelaTelecom

5

0

Job postings

Juvotec

@JuvoTec

5

0

Industry topics

BBCOM

@BBCOMInc 

7

+3

Nothing July 2013 and only once in all of 2013

Enterprise Visions

@entvisions

2

+1

Only 4 posts ever

Bridgepointe Tech

none

 

 

 

Jenne Distributor

?

 

 

Twitter icon on website but account not found

Datatel Solutions

none

 

 

 

TCG Partners

none

 

 

 

LightStream

none

 

 

 

Global Comm Group

none

 

 

 

Vital Communications

none

 

 

 

BCM-Tel

none

 

 

 

Portfolio Comm

none

 

 

 

Vitelcomm

none

 

 

 

NetxUSA

none

 

 

 

NextUsa

none

 

 

 

Telconnex

none

 

 

 

Venicom

none

 

 

 

NCL Networks

none

 

 

 

Optivore

none

 

 

 

CarrierBid

none

 

 

 

Comtel Comm

none

 

 

 

Linksource

none

 

 

 

MyArg

none

 

 

 

Avista Comm

none

 

 

 

Telecom Consulting Group 

none

 

 

 

CyberData

none

 

 

 

VGEI

none

 

 

 

ConsiergeCS

none

 

 

 

PCG Telecom

none

 

 

 

Net Wolves

none

 

 

 

Broad Sky Networks

none

 

 

 

HGC

none

 

 

 

ContinuityX

none

 

 

 

Birch

none

 

 

 

A+ Conferencing

none

 

 

 

BCN Telecom

none

 

 

 

McGraw communications

none

 

 

 

NTSDirect

none

 

 

 

LincLogix

none

 

 

 

Subsidium

none

 

 

ACC Business

none

 

 

 

 

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Company

Twitter Name

Followers

+/-

Notes

GoDaddy

@GoDaddy

196,000

+7K

Great - customer business issues

EE

@EE

181,000

+4K

Self-promotion

Amazon Web Services

@awscloud

96,100

+7.8K

Self-promotion

Rackspace

@Rackspace

76,200

+4.8K

Self-promotion

Hostgator

@HostGator

54,600

+1.1K

Self-promotion

BMC Software

@BMCSoftware 

52,200

100

Self-promotion

ATT

@ATTBusiness

46,000

+100

Mainly self-promotion

Gogo

@Gogo

48,400

+2.8K

Travel topics and self-promotion

Media Temple

@mediatemple

43,200

+200

Tech topics

Sling Broadband

@SlingBroadband 

30,100

0

Self-promotion

Cox Business

@coxbusiness

28,000

+700

Business tech issues

DreamHost

@DreamHost

27,600

+100

Self-promotion

BlueHost

@bluehost

19,600

+300

Mainly self-promotion

NetworkSolutions

@netsolcares

16,200

+100

Business topics

Windstream

@Windstream

15,200

+300

Mainly self-promotion

Level3*

@Level3 

14,300

+500

Good

Register.com

@Register_com

14,100

+400

Business topics

Cspire

@CSpire

12,600

+200

Self-promotion

Verizon Enterprise

@VZEnterprise

12,200

+400

Good thought leadership

CenturyLink Enterprise

@CenturyLinkEnt

11,600

+2,628

Good

Carbonite

@Carbonite

11,400

0

Self-promotion and customer help

Parallels Cloud

@ParallelsCloud

10,500

0

Tech topics

Digital Realty

@digitalrealty

10,300

+200

Business Topics

FatCow

@FatCow

9,702

+316

Good

Orcon

@Orcon

8,269

+9

Self-promotion

Equinix

@Equinix

7.936

+164

Self-promotion and some cloud topics

Unitas Global

@UnitasGlobal

7,894

-18

Business topics

Comcast Business

@comcastbusiness

7,432

+3,631

Self-promotion

HostDime

@hostdime

7,109

+112

Self-promotion

Hurricane Electric

@henet

7,156

+199

Self-promotion

XO

@XOComm

6,335

+171

Mainly self-promotion

Reseller Club

@ResellerClub

5,692

+34

Self-promotion

Web.com

@webdotcom

5,645

+157

Mainly self-promotion

LeaseWeb

@LeaseWeb

5,573

+20

Tech topics

Interxion

@interxion

5,212

+96

Tech news

Nexcess

@nexcess

5,115

+62

Business topics

Unitrends

@Unitrends

4,979

+111

Job postings

Apprenda

@Apprenda

4,844

0

Analyst comments and jobs

Single Hop

@SingleHop

4,798

+29

Self-promotion and tech topics

AerisCommunications

@AerisM2M

4,577

+618

Self-promotion

iPage

@iPage

3,941

+69

General business issues

Peach Telecom

@PeachTelecoms

3,839

+550

UK telephone systems

CharterBusiness

@CharterBusiness 

3,771

+1,275

Business topics

Cbeyond

@Cbeyond

3,570

+9

Good- nice use of images

Limestone Networks

@LimestoneInc

3,525

+20

Self-promotion

Asigra

@Asigra

3,411

+56

Self-promotion

VoIP Innovations

@voipinnovations 

3,399

+118

Self-promotion and events

Active State

@ActiveState

3,333

+48

Self-promotion

Colt

@Colt_Technology

3,127

+73

Good job

ITland

@ilandcloud

2,983

+35

Self-promotion and cloud tech

Carpathia

@CarpathiaHost

2,807

+29

Self-promotion

HostingIreland

@hostingireland

2,596

-117

Self-promotion

TDS Telecommunications

@tdstelecom

2,577

+45

Business and lifestyle topics

Megapath

@MegaPath

2,252

+74

Good

Brinkster

@Brinkster

2,491

-15

Cloud topics

Broadvox

@Broadvox 

2,402

-2

All self-promotion

ViaWest

@viawest_inc

2,121

+54

Self-promotion

Crossriver

@CrossRiverFiber

1,989

+8

Self-promotion

Zayo Group

@ZayoGroup

2,098

+128

Good

Intronis

@IntronisInc 

1,970

+22

Self-promotion

TelePacific

@TelePacific 

1,986

+68

Fair job some just self-promotion

Telecity Group

@TelecityGroup

1,890

+61

Cloud news and comics

Dukenet

@DukeNetComm

1,876

-464

Industry-tech news

Axcient

@Axcient

1,809

+14

Self-promotion and business topics

Cogent

@CogentCo

1,722

+63

Self-promotion

GlobalCapacity

@Global_Capacity 

1,662

+36

Self-promotion

Vision Solutions

@VSI_DoubleTake

1,647

+22

Self-promotion

C7 Data Centers

@C7DataCenters

1,616

+6

Self-promotion

Hosting.com

@HOSTINGdotcom

1,664

+67

Self-promotion

Sprint Business

@sprintbusiness

3,458

+1,867

Very good

Cloud Speaker

@cloud_speaker

1,597

+15

Self-promotion

Telehouse

@TELEHOUSE

1,593

+37

Focused on tradeshows

Continuum

@FollowContinuum 

1,563

+47

Self-promotion

NTT America

@NTT_America

1,535

+32

Self-promotion

Sherweb

@SherWeb

1,462

+12

Self-promotion and blog postings

Xcom Global

@xcomglobal

1,437

-2

Self-promotion and business topics

Raging Wire

@RagingWire_DC

2,517

+1,114

Events and self-promotion

Epsilon Telecom

@Epsilontel

1,785

+391

News and events

Reflexion

@ReflexionRTC

1,382

+13

Self-promotion

Radwin

@radwin

1,386

+17

Self-promotion

Chess Telecom

@Chess_Telecom

1,342

+78

Self-promotion

GigLinx

@GIGLINX

1,407

+55

Business news

Nuvotera

@Nuvotera

1,331

+14

Self-promotion

Virtela

@Virtela

1,449

+138

Self-promotion and industry news

CyrusOne

@Cyrusone

1,297

+13

Self-promotion

TowerStream

@Towerstream

1,298

+35

Self-promotion and tech topics

CentraStage

@CentraStage

1,268

+14

Self-promotion

Vembu Technologies

@vembutech

1,278

+36

Self-promotion

Phoenix NAP

@phoenixnap

1,253

+23

Self-promotion

Inteliquent

@Inteliquent 

1,203

-7

Nothing since 2013

QTS

@DataCenters_QTS

1,232

+31

Self-promotion

Globecomm

@Globecomm

1,085

+27

Jobs

Rapid Scale

@Rapid_Scale

1,099

+162

Business topics

Fiberlight

@FIBERLIGHT_LLC

967

+47

Industry news

Powernet

@PowernetCo

970

+63

Good

First Light Fiber

@firstlightfiber

728

+1

Self-promotion

Pacnet

@pacnet

759

+46

Industry topics

Cosentry

@Cosentry

728

+22

Self-promotion

Cologix

@Cologix4Colo

684

+6

Self-promotion

Independence IT

@IndependenceIT

660

+1

Self-promotion

Wolfe Internet

@WolfeNet

621

new

Self-promotion

NitelUSA

@nitelusa

631

+11

Self-promotion

US Signal

@ussignalcom

628

+19

Self-promotion

Sunesys

@Sunesys

594

+3

Self-promotion

Italtel

@Italtel

546

+8

Business topics

Server Central

@ServerCentral

517

+10

Self-promotion and tech topics

EdgeConnex

@EdgeConneX

469

+15

Self-promotion

ScaleMatrix

@scalematrix

454

+6

Self-promotion

PCCW Global

@PCCWGlobal

442

+14

Self-promotion

GreenCloud

@GreenCloudTech

462

+61

Self-promotion

365 Data Centers

@365datacenters

374

+9

Self-promotion

ComLink

@TeamComlink

368

+7

Self-promotion

C3Cloud

@c3office

349

-10

Self-promotion

WestIP

@WestIPComm

379

+39

Some education

MyCloudIT

@MyCloudIT_DaaS

856

+534

Self-promotion and cloud topics

4thchannel

@4thechannel

321

0

Self-promotion

Sheng Li Telecom

@ShengliTel 

321

+3

Business topics

Peg Bandwidth

@PEG_Bandwidth

330

+14

Self-promotion

ServerFarmRealty

@SFR_DataCenters 

329

+23

Self-promotion

MOD

@MODMission

306

+11

Business topics

Net Access

@netaccesscorp

266

+1

Self-promotion

Brodynt

@Brodynt

265

+1