Article Board
100 wordpress influencers on twitter inner
ThemeIsle - WordPress Themes

If you are one of the WordPress lovers and want to contribute the WordPress community or start a business, you need a lot of research, resources, and insights into it. There can be many ways to acquire the essential resources, Twitter is probably the quickest way to reach an array of insights from the top WordPress influencers.

I have put together 100+ top WordPress people in the list who have been contributing the WordPress community since a long time. Some of these WordPress influencers are engaged in the core WordPress development and updates. Besides, I have listed the popular WordPress news and magazine websites, copywriters, theme and plugin authors etc in this list.

You can follow these popular WordPress people on Twitter for WordPress news, updates, information, tips, and insights.


Account Bio: “Updates and other fun stuff related to (that’s the self-hosted version).”

Follow @WordPress


Nile FloresNile Flores

Account Bio: “Sassy WordPress Designer & Developer. WordCamp Conference speaker. On Team Yoast. I help people rock their sites out at”

Follow @blondishnet


Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg

Account Bio: “WordPress, Automatic, Jetpack, Akismet, SimplenoteApp, Cloudup, VaultPress, WooCommerce…. Let’s work together.”

Follow @photomatt



Account Bio: “Working on Receiptful. Co-Founder at WooThemes. New Dad. Ex-Rockstar”

Follow @adii


smashingmagSmashing Magazine

Account Bio: “Vitaly Friedman, editor-in-chief of Smashing Magazine, an online magazine for professional Web designers and developers.”

Follow @smashingmag



Account Bio: “We are passionate about making the web a better place.”

Follow @automattic

Account Bio: “News from WordPressdotcom (that’s the hosted version). Follow @WordPress for .org updates”

Follow @wordpressdotcom



Account Bio: “ Official twitter for”

Follow @WPExplorer



WordPress BeginnerWordPress Beginner

Account Bio: “WPBeginner is the largest unofficial #WordPress resource site offering WordPress tips, tricks, and other resources.”

Follow @wpbeginner


WPAll Club WPAll Club

Account Bio: “WPAll Club is the go-to-resource for people seeking insights and in-depth ideas on WordPress.”

Follow @WPAllClub



Account Bio: “Everything you’ll ever need for WordPress, Multisite and BuddyPress. Plugins, Support & Themes: ”

Follow @wpmudev


WP MayorWP Mayor

Account Bio: “WordPress Plugin/Theme/Service reviews and much more.”

Follow @wpmayor



WordPress KubeWordPress Kube

Account Bio: “WPKube, a #WordPress resource site which focuses on WordPress Themes, Plugins, News, Tutorials, and Modifications. Maitained by Devesh Sharma.”

Follow @wpkube


Tom EwerTom Ewer

Account Bio: “Founder of,, and a @WordPress nut.”

Follow @tomewer



Account Bio: “ManagwWP helps you automate your WordPress management, so you can focus on things that matter. For concerns requiring immediate response email”

Follow @managewp


Justin TadlockJustin Tadlock

Account Bio: “Owner of and a co-reviewer at Co-author of Professional WordPress Plugin Development. And, other cool things.”

Follow @justintadlock


Jennifer BournJennifer Bourn

Account Bio: “Designer/strategist @BournCreative. Co-organizer Sacramento #WordPress Meetup, @WC_Sacramento. Love #genesiswp, Legos, tacos, chocolate, cooking, & nerdery”

Follow @jenniferbourn


David wellsDΛVID WΞLLS

Account Bio: “Marketer turned Full Stack JavaScript Dev. Founder @InboundNow. I build the internets & marketing tools.”

Follow @DavidWells 



Account Bio: “We help you optimize your website, through (WordPress) plugins, blog posts, eBooks and even tweets!”

Follow @yoast 



Account Bio: “WordPress plugin Developer and founder of numerous plugins, including Restrict Content Pro and Easy Digital Downloads”

Follow @pippinsplugins 


Lorelle on WordPressLorelle on WordPress

Account Bio: “WordPress, blogging, and web publishing tips, techniques, and training.”

Follow @lorelleonwp




Account Bio: “Designer & Founder of Kooc MediaWPLiftdotcom ,ThemeFurnacedotcom &DesignersTalkdotcom .”

Follow @olidale



Account Bio: “The WordPress News Core. Dedicated to informing new and advanced WordPress users about the industry”

Follow @TheTorqueMag


Courtney RobertsonCourtney Robertson

Account Bio: “Streamlining Personal & Corporate Branding, Social Media, #localseo, & Mobile Marketing; #WordPress trainer, Tech tutor, Multimedia Event Coordinator”

Follow @courtneyengle



Account Bio: “WordPress trainer & coach | blogger | workshops in Seattle & Bellevue | on-site group training | online courses”

Follow @bobWP



Account Bio: “Blogger, Web Developer. I tweet about WordPress, PHP, CSS, jQuery and HTML5 tutorials and snippets.”

Follow @paulund 


Kim DoyalKim Doyal

Account Bio: “WordPress Happiness Made Easy! StudioPress #Genesis tutorials and helping you build your #WordPressDigital Strategy.”

Follow @kimdoyal 


Chris LemaChris Lema

Account Bio: “Storyteller & Blogger. Conference Speaker. CTO & Chief Strategist for@crowdfavorite. Creator of #CaboPress.#generosity #cigars #WordPress”

Follow @chrislema


Alex KingAlex King

Account Bio: “Denver independent web developer/designer (monarchyllcdotcom ), original contributor to @wordpress, creator of the Share Icon.”

Follow @alexkingorg


sara cannonSara cannon

Account Bio: “Art, Design, Travel, WordPress. Partner & Creative Director attwitterdotcom/rangeinc “Life is short, art is long, typography is everything, code is poetry.””

Follow @saracannon

Account Bio: “We always try to show ways to make WordPress a little bit better, more convenient, more flexible or in short – just awesome!”

Follow @wpengineer


Konstantin KovsheninKonstantin Kovshenin

Account Bio: “A WordPress addict. I do cool things at@automattic.”

Follow @kovshenin



David BissetDavid Bisset

Account Bio: “Father of 3. WordPress/BuddyPress Developer. WordCamp Miami. Conference / Meetup Organizer.”

Follow @dimensionmedia


Ian StewartIan Stewart

Account Bio: “I lead the @wordpressdotcom Theme Division for the ever-awesome @automattic. I’m probably thinking about WordPress themes right this very minute.”

Follow @iandstewart


Jeff StarrJeff Starr

Account Bio: “☼ Professional designer, developer, author and publisher. Projects: Perishable Press, Tao of WP, DigWP, .htaccess made easy, WP Themes In Depth, Plugin Planet ☼”

Follow @perishable


Bill EricksonBill Erickson

Account Bio: “WordPress Consultant”

Follow @BillErickson



Matt MedeirosMatt Medeiros

Account Bio: “Podcast host, product maker, digital agency owner, and husband to@sarahsarahlc. I make typos. #WordPress”

Follow @mattmedeiros


Jen MyloJen Mylo

Account Bio: “Community stuff for WordPress. Rescuer of cats and half-formed ideas. aka Jane Wells before name change.”

Follow @jenmylo


Amber WeinbergAmber Weinberg

Account Bio: “Freelance WordPress & Front-End Web Developer. Enjoys traveling the world and knitting socks. Has books for best friends.”

Follow @amberweinberg


Brian KrogsgardBrian Krogsgard

Account Bio: “I’m the editor of @post_status, a website for WordPress professionals.”

Follow @Krogsgard



Joost de ValkJoost de Valk

Account Bio: “Tweets by Joost, CEO and founder of@Yoast.”

Follow @jdevalk



WP Daily ThemesWP Daily Themes

Account Bio: “It´s all about WordPress..”

Follow @WPDailyThemes



Bryce AdamsBryce Adams

Account Bio: “Developer at @WooThemes +@Automattic. Find me in Australia and/or drinking ”

Follow @bryceadams



Account Bio: “COO @WebDevStudios / Founder:@AppPresser / Author: WordPress For Dummies / Produced in TX, Aged in WI – GO PACK! ISTP. ”

Follow @LisaSabinWilson


Nick AdamsNick Adams

Account Bio: “Web Designer, Minimalist Blogger, Founder @RevaultMedia”

Follow @nickadamstv



Peter WestwoodPeter Westwood

Account Bio: “WordPress lead developer | Happiness Gardener | Code Dreamer | Ex-Embedded Firmware Developer | Photographer | Music lover | ”

Follow @westi


Josh PollockJosh Pollock

Account Bio: “WordPress developer & future successful tech entrepreneur. Developer: @CalderaWP, @ingothq & more.”

Follow @Josh412


Ryan D. SullivanRyan D. Sullivan

Account Bio: “I’m into software and burritos mostly.”

Follow @ryandonsullivan



John James JacobyJohn James Jacoby

Account Bio: “@BuddyPress, @bbPress, @WordPress,@TryFlox. Blog at I help build 25% of the Internet.”

Follow @JJJ



Account Bio: “Team Lead/Code Wrangler at@Automattic, working on @WordPressDotCom and more. I make web stuff.”

Follow @beaulebens


Scott Wyden KivowitzScott Wyden Kivowitz

Account Bio: “Photographer at , blogger, author & educator. Community & Blog Wrangler at @imagely”

Follow @scottwyden


Ptah DunbarPtah Dunbar

Account Bio: “Adventures of an open source hacker, wielder of worldly languages, and curious learner of ALL THE THINGS! #defyingconventions”

Follow @ptahdunbar


Alex DenningAlex Denning

Account Bio: “Blogger, student and professional adventurer. Working on ”

Follow @AlexDenning



Account Bio: “Contributing writer to WPTavern . Com”

Follow @jeffr0



Tom McFarlinTom McFarlin

Account Bio: “I run @Pressware where we provide products and services using WordPress. for the true live journal.”

Follow @tommcfarlin


Carl HancockCarl Hancock

Account Bio: “Father, husband, travel addict, photographer, baseball fan & amateur astronaut. Partner at @rocketgenius, we created Gravity Forms. ”

Follow @carlhancock


Jason SchullerJason Schuller

Account Bio: “Dad, Designer, Maker”

Follow @jschuller 



Sarah GoodingSarah Gooding

Account Bio: “WordPress Journalist @ Audrey Capital, tea drinker, knitter, BJCP certified beer judge. I heart WordPress & BuddyPress. Find me at the Tavern.”

Follow @pollyplummer


Kevin MuldoonKevin Muldoon

Account Bio: “Blogger, YouTuber, WordPress Fanatic, Travelling Bum, Gadget Junkie, and proud member of @CoatbridgeMMA. I hang out at .”

Follow @KevinMuldoon


Ben GillbanksBen Gillbanks

Account Bio: “WordPress developer, video gamer, Lego geek, and part time entrepreneur”

Follow @BinaryMoon


Dan MilwardDan Milward

Account Bio: “Pro open source. Invented #WordPress+ eCommerce. Deep thinker tinkerer. Games for Education. Fights for the user!”

Follow @danmilward


Benjamin BradleyBenjamin Bradley

Account Bio: “Volunteer firefighter, domain collector, lover of all things WordPress, code, and a crypto enthusiast who created a trust-less currency-free blockchain ledger.”

Follow @benjaminbradley


regino smolaRegina Smola

Account Bio: “#WordPress Security Expert, Coach & Speaker -#Security tips on#internetsecurity,#socialmedia,#onlinesafety,#infosec and #hosting. Also at @WPSecurityLock”

Follow @reginasmola


andy peatlingAndy Peatling

Account Bio: “Project Lead and Engineer at / Automattic, open source contributor, and bogey golfer.”

Follow @apeatling


miriam schwabMiriam Schwab

Account Bio: “Friendly CEO of illuminea, a web dev agency specializing in WordPress. I’m such a nerd that in my spare time I love reading about WordPress, SEO, and social.”

Follow @miriamschwab



Account Bio: “Full-stack human being. Software-ing at@thisisfusion”

Follow @scribu 



konstantin obenlandKonstantin Obenland

Account Bio: “Code Wrangler at @Automattic, WordPress Contributor & retired Release Lead. Likes to go places.”

Follow @obenland


devin priceDevin Price

Account Bio: “WordPress aficionado living in Austin, Texas. Developer at @10up.”

Follow @devinsays



mike littleMike Little

Account Bio: “WordPress Specialist. I am the co-founder of WordPress, founder and Director of .”

Follow @mikelittlezed1


glenn ansleyGlenn Ansley

Account Bio: “I’m a WordPress plugin developer with@ithemes. Tweets are largely about web development. Sto imparando a parlare italiano. Go #RedSox. Jesus is God.”

Follow @glennansley


joe casabonaJoe Casabona

Account Bio: “Front End Developer at @crowdfavorite. Author of Responsive Design with WordPress. All around nerd. I like cigars, play the drums, and go to Disney a lot.”

Follow @jcasabona


pavel cioriciPavel Ciorici

Account Bio: “Founded @WPZOOM in 2008. I design & code WordPress Themes.”

Follow @ciorici



michelle schulpMichelle Schulp ☜

Account Bio: “Independent Designer creating PPTs, WordPress, UI/UX, and epic puns. Rockstar at saying stuff. Career Cutie Mark Crusader. WordCamp organizer/speaker. INTJ.”

Follow @marktimemedia


timothy woodTimothy Wood

Account Bio: “Always curious. I heart being a dad to@LucasWood @IsamarieWood, hubby to @unsafebet, photography, WordPress, jQuery, zivity & making things + I ramble a lot”

Follow @codearachnid


travis smithTravis Smith

Account Bio: “WordPress geek. Incurable student. Creative disrupter. Professional entrepreneur. Certified problem solver. Web maven.”

Follow @wp_smith


tim nashTim Nash

Account Bio: “WordPress Platform Lead & Developer Advocate @34SP. I also write/talk WordPress and co-organise @wpleeds”

Follow @tnash


ryan hellyerRyan Hellyer

Account Bio: “WordPress geek. Blogs about geeky stuff at and personal stuff at ”

Follow @ryanhellyer


dustin hartzlerDustin Hartzler

Account Bio: “Husband and Father. Happiness Engineer at @Automattic. WordPress Enthusiast. Obsessed with Apple gadgets. Enjoy Traveling & Outdoor Activities.”

Follow @DustinHartzler


ben lobaughBen Lobaugh

Account Bio: “WebDevStudios Lead, Musician, Sailor, Seattle WordPress/Camp organizer, Christian, International Speaker, Mephobia sufferer”

Follow @benlobaugh


toni schneiderToni Schneider

Account Bio: “Partner @trueventures, team lead@automattic, board member@bandcamp, @joinhandshake,@hatchnursery, @madefire, @renovomotors, @showyouapp”

Follow @tonidotorg


devesh sharmaDevesh Sharma

Account Bio: “I’m a 21 year old blogger, Internet marketer, WordPress fanatic, and founder of ”

Follow @devesh


adam w WarnerAdam W. Warner

Account Bio: “FooPlugins Co-founder and Lead Hand Shaker. Contact me anytime. ”

Follow @wpmodder 


Emily WhiteEmily White

Account Bio: “Strategic web design for bloggers and companies to help them grow their brands and businesses. #GenesisWP”

Follow @emwhitedesigns


Sarah PresslerSarah Pressler

Account Bio: “Project Manager, @DesktopServer &@plainmade & @codebrainmedia I tweet about a lot of things. Like#DigitalPM#ProjectManagement & Remote #WordPress Jobs”

Follow @sarahpressler


ashen parwezAhsan Parwez

Account Bio: “Currently #WordPress Community Manager@Cloudways . Technical#SEO and WordPress Developer. Interested in #PCGames, veteran #Dota player.”

Follow @AhsanParwez 


jessica barnardJessica Barnard

Account Bio: “Graphic & Web Designer specializing in business branding and #WordPress web development. Recommended Genesis Developer (#genesiswp).”

Follow @thepixelista


jean galeaJean Galea

Account Bio: “Founder of @WPMayor &@WPRSSAggregator”

Follow @jeangalea 



jasson resnickJason Resnick

Account Bio: “web developer { WordPress, WooCommerce, PHP, Gravity Forms }, co-host { @WPDevTable }, technologist { Cloud, Apple, Android, AWS }, author {@WPFieldGuides }”

Follow @rezzz


mari kaneMari Kane

Account Bio: “Writer/Blogger/WordPress Consultant. Otherwise jazz, books, cats, wine, beer and hockey are my thing. Subscribe to and get my ebook free”

Follow @blogsitestudio


devin walkerDevin Walker

Account Bio: “Founder of @wordimpress, creator of@GiveWP, WordPress enthusiast,#WordCamp speaker, mediocre golfer, post-rock obsessed cat lover and aspiring world traveler.”

Follow @innerwebs 


shawn heskethShawn Hesketh

Account Bio: “Creator of @WP101, the premier WordPress video tutorial series for beginners. GeekDad to three kids, and married to the sexy @khesketh.”

Follow @leftlane


Leland FiegelLeland Fiegel

Account Bio: “WordPress theme developer@ThemetryHQ. Running @WPChat. Co-organizing @WordPressDC.”

Follow @lelandf


Ben FoxBen Fox

Account Bio: “Ben Fox is passionate about WordPress, learning, entrepreneurship and Dara. Co-Founder of , FlowPress and .”

Follow @benjaminefox


jill binderJill Binder

Account Bio: “I like web development (especially WordPress), co-organizing WordCamp Vancouver, ukuleles, and health+wellness+productivity+life.”

Follow @jillbinder


heather steeleHeather Steele

Account Bio: “Mommy and wife first. Marketing geek {designer, coder, writer, do-it-aller}.@BlueSteeleTX owner.”

Follow @heathersteele03


Julian FernandesJulian Fernandes

Account Bio: “#WordPress Performance Consultant and Technical Team Lead at@RainmakerHQ. Amateur photographer and musician. Solving #Linux issues between glasses of scotch.”

Follow @julian_fern


rebecca collinsRebecca Collins

Account Bio: “lover of many things. working at@Automattic (aka @wordpressdotcom) + dwelling in Australia (Adelaide via Sydney) via the U.S. motherland (a la the windy city).”

Follow @RebeccaAC12


donncha o caoimhDonncha Ó Caoimh

Account Bio: “I do things at Automattic. For the non Oirish, it’s Dunaka O Quiv”

Follow @donncha



cory millerCory Miller

Account Bio: “Founder, @iThemes @Backup_Buddy @iThemesExchange @iThemesSecurity| Entrepreneur, Blogger, Hubs, Dad |@reply to start talking!”

Follow @corymiller303


Andrew NacinAndrew Nacin

Account Bio: “@WordPress Lead Developer. Fixing government digital services at the U.S. Digital Service @USDS @WhiteHouse. Tweets are my own.”

Follow @nacin


george stephanisgeorge stephanis

Account Bio: “I help make @WordPress awesome. I’m also a feminist, dad, and nerrrrrrd. Currently on paternity leave from@Automattic.”

Follow @daljo628


Andrea MiddletonAndrea Middleton

Account Bio: “I work for Automattic as a Community Organizer on the WordPress open source project. Portlander. Kick-ass mom of 2. Wine blogger. Kind but firm.”

Follow @andmiddleton


brad williamsBrad Williams

Account Bio: “Founder @WebDevStudios | Founder@AppPresser | Host @DradCast | Author Professional WordPress Series | Organizer @WordCampPhilly &@PhillyWP”

Follow @williamsba


Chris WiegmanChris Wiegman

Account Bio: “Senior Web Engineer at @10up, husband of @joytreats, teacher, speaker, history freak and beach bum.”

Follow @ChrisWiegman


Brian GardnerBrian Gardner

Account Bio: “Starbucks Addict. Sarah McLachlan Fan. Partner at @rainmakerHQ. Founder of @studiopress. Creator of @nosidebar.”

Follow @bgardner


john hawkinsJohn Hawkins

Account Bio: “CrossFit junkie, WordPress fanatic, Apple fanboy.”

Follow @vegasgeek 



mark jaquithMark Jaquith

Account Bio: “I make WordPress. Web publishing is my passion. Skeptic, INTJ. I am interested in almost everything. For horse reasons.”

Follow @markjaquith


Angie MeekerAngie Meeker

Account Bio: “Digital Strategy+ WordPress Recovering Sweet Tea addict”

Follow @angiemeeker


aaron brazellaaron brazell

Account Bio: “Sr. Web Engineer, @10up / Photog / Fmr. Co-founder WPEngine / Author, WordPress Bible / LFC, Ravens, Red Sox, Terps, Longhorns/ I talk a lot of soccer/football”

Follow @technosailor


otto(samuel wood)Otto (Samuel Wood)

Account Bio: “Tech Ninja for . I do random things like work on . Sometimes I make beer.”

Follow @Otto42 


Dave ClementsDave Clements

Account Bio: “Engineer by day, WordPress developer by night. Happy husband, overjoyed daddy, efficiency nazi, vegan and proud Brit.”

Follow @daclements


carrie dilscarrie dils

Account Bio: “I’m a believer & a wife. I do cool things with #WordPress at @crowdfavorite and host the @officehoursfm podcast. I get nerdy about: craft beer, books, big dogs.”

Follow @cdils 


jason tuckerJason Tucker

Account Bio: “ #WordPress #WebDev Wife@JenTucker Ramblings are my own”

Follow @jasontucker 


connor turnerConnor Turner

Account Bio: “A Pixel Pusher in Calgary(#yyc). I run (@armadillostudio), created @yycApps & @albertatweets, co-organized@wordcampyyc [2014, 2015] I hate Helvetica.”

Follow @ctoverdrive



Account Bio: “I’m a web developer, UI designer, and founder of the amazing creative agency Purple Pen Productions.”

Follow @nataliemac



Account Bio: “BloggingPro is one of the oldest news sites around blogs, WordPress, and other blogging platforms.”

Follow @blpro



Account Bio: “In-Depth WordPress Tutorials for Developers! New tutorials every Tuesday & WP news shared daily.”

Follow @WPShout



Account Bio: “Designer, developer, chief editor of”

Follow @hongkiat

Account Bio: “Collecting all the best #WordPress Jobs, Links, Themes + Resources for Designers, Developers + Bloggers.”

Follow @FreelanceWP


Wrapping Up

I hope you will get a plenty of resources from these WordPress influencers in my list however, there can be many others who can inspire you for WordPress.

I would appreciate it if you drop such names in the comment box below.