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ASK DEV: Who to follow on Twitter?🤔

lampewebdev profile image Michael "lampe" Lazarski ・1 min read

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What are some developers you follow on twitter
and also post quality stuff regularly?

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Jacob Herrington (he/him)

@molly_struve , @vaidehijoshi , @emmabostian , @aspittel , @etagwerker , @tlakomy , @dabit3 , @ben , @avdi , @joshpuetz

There are so many more people that I should include here, but these are the ones that came to mind first.

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Emma Bostian ✨

Thanks Jacob!

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Molly Struve (she/her)

Awe, thanks Jacob! Just trying to keep it real ✌️

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Nader Dabit

Thanks Jacob, and since you didn't mention yourself I will! Definitely follow twitter.com/JakeHerrington!

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Ernesto Tagwerker (he/him)

Thanks Jake! Have a nice weekend! ❤️

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manish srivastava

The best is not to follow developers but community. Most of the time tweets are personal and waste but tweets tagged to communities are good source.

Follow Twitter account of dev.to, Ubuntu, Linux, Google etc. There you can find good active developers ...

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Rémi Lavedrine

Yes, and now on Twitter, you can follow topics.

Nevertheless, I would recommend to follow @dhh, creator of Ruby on Rails and founder of Basecamp. He always speaks his mind, and it is refreshing. :-)

I love this recent one from him for instance :

And me of course if you want to have news about AppSec. But I would recommend to follow me on dev.to. ;-)

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manish srivastava

Nice. I also followed some topics

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Adam K Dean

I agree with this. I'm quite a technical person but most of the time I use Twitter just to discuss current affairs or talk to Yorkshire Tea. It can be hard to only post technical stuff, and to do so regularly enough to "be relevant". It becomes almost like managing a brand. It would've taken me longer to write something useful about ESP8266 than it took me to fix an issue I had with it yesterday, so I didn't tweet about it.

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Ben Halpern

Nice suggestions

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Jonathan Bohorquez

@wesbos @monicalent @hhg2288 @ryanchenkie @b0rk @AnjanaVakil @weibenfalk @kyleshevlin @sarah_edo @jsjoeio @manuelbieh @emmabostian @dan_abramov @cszhu @abbyfuller @toddmotto @bendhalpern @aspittel @hugojmd @stolinski

Most of them have Software Development content in their timelines but sometimes they post about their struggles, their downfalls, their new jobs or evens jokes, always with respect and cheering others in beign better developers. For me thats the type of people I want to read on my TL.

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weibenfalk

Thank you for mentioning me here. I'm glad for all the support I can get and truly grateful that you like my content.

Here's my channel for anyone that's interested. =)

youtube.com/user/Weibenfalk

Thanks again.

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Horacio Herrera

thanks @nathanbq for mentioned me! 🙏

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Jason C. McDonald

Hmm, I do have a few. I regularly enjoy posts from @molly_struve, @vaidehijoshi, @NoBugsHare, @bendhalpern (of course!), @MissAmaraKay, @munificentbob, and @gregcons.

I'm sure there are many more, but it's hard to distill my Twitter feed quickly. :P

Also, shameless self-promotion: I post original, mostly programming-related content on a daily basis: @codemouse92

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Adam K Dean

I second Robert Nystrom (@munificentbob), been following his work (projects, books) for many years now.

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Simon Aronsson

You can follow me! I'm @0x12b on twitter 😅

People I follow include @molly_struve , @degoodmanwilson , @danicat8, @editingemily , @malwareunicorn, @bubblewire, @floordrees, @kelset , @mipsytipsy , @goinggodotnet, @nataliepis, @coralineada

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Nader Dabit

Thanks Catalin, oh, and if anyone is reading this, you gotta follow Catalin twitter.com/catalinmpit, he's been on absolute fire and provides me with daily motivation and inspiration. All of these other people he mentioned are also stellar and I'm honored to be mentioned next to them.

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Mihail Malo

@notch, the only reason to have twitter.

But while you're at it, might as well follow:
@horse_rust
@horse_js
@horse_js_ctx

(don't be afraid to click, the links take you to 🐦, not dev.to/:user)

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Ben Halpern

Follow me for that sweet sweet content

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Adam K Dean

Disappointingly, this embed is not an iframe.

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Victoria Crawford

Here are a few of my favorites to follow (that haven't already been listed).

@thecaitcode
@BekahHW
@laurieontech
@alvincrespo
@danjconn
@kefimochi
@TaelurAlexis

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Periklis Gkolias

From tech people/channels:
twitter.com/ianmiell
twitter.com/pythonbot_
twitter.com/StephaneMaarek

Tech humor:
twitter.com/programmersmeme

From self improvement movement:
twitter.com/JamesClear

If you like bitcoin and its future:
twitter.com/100trillionUSD

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Gladdstone

Been building up my list for a while. Some are are writers, others have a unique perspective, slight chance of some solid Animal Crossing content (sorry)

@ChloeCondon @ReinH @markdalgleish @aarondjents @blackroomsec @DynamicWebPaige @IanColdwater

The list goes on and on but these are some of the names I see the most and offer a lot of great stuff. And of course if you still aren't following people like @SwiftOnSecurity, @hacks4pancakes, or @cassidoo you're really missing out.

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Austin Standing

@shanselman can be all over the page but the volume of questions he gets and actually answers is awesome.

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Adrian Twarog

@florinpop1705 (seems that last one wasn't linked properly :)

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Shair

Hey, I am subscribed to your channel ;)

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Adrian Twarog

Hello there! Nice to see you here!

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Ali Sherief

(insert shameless promotion of my twitter account here) 😛

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Adam Jackson

I really like @kentcdodds

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Dieg Oto

Emma Bostian is awesome to follow too.
@EmmaBostian

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Aman Mittal

Thanks for the mention, Catalin. I feel honored to be mentioned among such great devs and awesome human beings.

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Jan Kosutnik

I have been updating a list of accounts that are posting interesting coding related stuff: The list

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Anibal

me :)
twitter.com/aardid

and there are my list with developers that I follow:
twitter.com/i/lists/71850190639877...

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Juan-Pablo S

@dhh Creator of Ruby on Rails, but mostly for beign a fresh take against common "wisdom".

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Arif

Hey!

Ofc me :P @arifcodes

Also you can follow Fatih Arslan his author of vim-go @fatih

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PatricNox

@vinkla @taylor_otwell @calebporzio @natfriedman @mattipv4

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Michael "lampe" Lazarski Author

hey

tech for me is not the same as dev :)

tech, for example, is @MKBHD or LTT
dev for example wesbos and ben halpern :)

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Mihail Malo

I take it all back, this thread is the most important thing on twitter: twitter.com/Foone/status/125139593...

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Daniel Rusnok

“100 of the Best Engineers, Developers, Coders, and Entrepreneurs to Follow Online” by Jana Bergant link.medium.com/ll9cJwwsK5
And also me ofcourse twitter.com/DanielRusnok?s=09.

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EddiesTech

@anildash retweets and likes lots of interesting posts of a variety of topics, including webdev and sometimes tweets his own stuff. Probably the best person I follow on Twitter

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Tristan Pollock

Here's a good list from devs to devops: cto.ai/blog/12-must-follow-develop...

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pandaquests

Axel Rauschmeier (JavaScript Guru in Munich/Germany)

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