So now that you are on Twitter you have probably followed coworkers, clients, and friends. But you may be curious about more then what your coworker did over the past weekend.
Almost everybody has a Twitter account these days including legislators, celebrities, sports stars, scientists, and entrepreneurs as well as your next-door neighbor. To get funny, interesting, and insightful tweets you can follow any of these people.
Here are 7 interesting individuals who will get you started if you’re not sure whom to follow:
- Conan O’Brien: This talk-show host’s tweets are always entertaining, follow him @ConanOBrien. An example of the kind of wit you’ll find on his Twitter is: “I wonder if my car’s blind spot compensates with a heightened sense of touch and smell.”
- Marissa Mayer: Mayer is the first female engineer at Google, you can get a glimpse into the life of a tech expert as well as learn some interesting things about Google by following her @Marissamayer.
- Mike Massimino: Follow @Astro_Mike, if you’d like to receive the inside scoop about NASA. Mike Massimino is an astronaut who recent made an appearance on The Big Bang Theory, which he then tweeted about.
- Rainn Wilson: Fans of NBC’s The Office know Rainn Wilson as beet farm owner and top salesman Dwight Schrute. He also runs one of the more entertaining Twitter feeds in existence at @Rainnwilson. An example of a recent Tweet: “If I had a bird, I would call it James VanDerBeak.”
- Ryan Penagos: If you are interested in Comics, Ryan Penagos Twitter feed will help keep you up to date. He is the editorial director of Marvel Comics and he recently tweeted regarding a new Spider-Man video game.
- Barack Obama: You can get a peek at the everyday life of the Commander in Chief @BarackObama.
- Bill Gates: The impact that this man has had around the world of technology is undeniable. If you’re interested in his daily thoughts and want to get updates about the charitable causes he and his wife devote their time to, follow him @BillGates.