Top 10 crypto influencers - Twitter and YouTube

Updated: Mar 17



Influencers' Role In Crypto


Everyone who has been involved in the Blockchain industry for the past few years knows how significant role influencers have played in the rise and fall of many projects. We've all witnessed Elon Musk’s tweets heavily influence the markets - which is understandable considering how big his following is.


We’re not going to do in-depth analysis of their posts or how we personally feel about influencers' approach to their work. Today we’re bringing you raw data: top influencers by following throughout different media.



Top Crypto Influencers On Twitter


It's common knowledge that throughout the years Twitter secured it's position as world's No. 1 platform to discuss cryptocurrencies, whether it be criticizing, gratifying it or everything in between.


Considering that Crypto discussion isn't limited to full-time influencers and enthusiasts we've decided to split twitter top list into 2 categories:


All Twitter users


  1. Elon Musk (@elonmusk) - 77,300,000 Followers Tesla CEO has proven that he has major influence on crypto assets trough 2021 and early 2022. Although many claim that he's becoming less and less influential with every tweet and frequency at which he tweets anything blockchain-related is dropping we're still keeping him at the top of the list due to him having the highest number of followers.

  2. Changpeng Zhao (@cz_binance) - 5,300,000 Followers Changpeng Zhao - known as CZ is founder of Binance, world's largest crypto exchange platform. He regularly discusses his platform, crypto in general and various non-related topics.

  3. Vitalik Buterin (@VitalikButerin) - 3,500,000 Followers This highly influential billionaire is famous for being a founder and co-inventor of Ethereum blockchain as well as co-founding Bitcoin Magazine, one of the industry's most influential publications.

  4. Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) - 3,300,000 Followers Founder and ex-CEO of the TRON foundation famous for making TRON protocol - one of the world's largest blockchain networks. The rest of the list is populated by full-time cryptocurrency influencers which we'll discuss separately.

Twitter - Full Time Crypto Influencers




  1. Rodrigo Heralzate (@rodrigo_hodl) - 2,400,000 Followers

  2. PlanB (@100trillionUSD) - 1,700,000 Followers

  3. Taylor Musk (@Taylorcrypto_) - 1,600,000 Followers

  4. Anthony ‘Pomp’ Pompliano (@APompliano) - 1,500,000 Followers

  5. Altcoin Daily (@AltcoinDailyio) - 1,100,000 Followers

  6. The Moon (@TheMoonCarl) - 1,000,000 Followers

  7. Willy Woo (@woonomic) - 997,600 Followers

  8. Gordo Crypto (@GordoVerse) - 938,100 Followers

  9. Bitcoin Archive (@BTC_Archive) - 929,300 Followers

  10. Lark Davis (@TheCryptoLark) - 920,700 Followers

Youtube - World's Largest Crypto Channels


Youtube hosts some of the most influential voices that have been contributing for years, helping millions of their community members expand their Blockchain knowledge. We highly recommend checking their channels out if you want to hear them discuss projects, trading and life in general.


  1. Coin Bureau - 1,980,000 Subscribers CoinBureau Channel

  2. BitBoy Crypto - 1,450,000 Subscribers BitBoy Crypto's Channel

  3. Alex Becker - 1,270,000 Subscribers Alex Becker's Channel

  4. Altcoin Daily - 1,220,000 Subscribers Altcoin Daily Channel

  5. Brian Jung - 1,110,000 Subscribers Brian Jung's Channel

  6. Max Maher - 835,000 Subscribers Max Maher's Channel

  7. Sheldon Evans - 743,000 Subscribers Sheldon Evans' Channel

  8. Benjamin Cowen - 719,000 Subscribers Benjamin Cowen's Channel

  9. JRNY Crypto - 665,000 Subscribers JRNY Crypto Channel

  10. CryptosRUs - 612,000 Subscribers CryptosRUs

Have in mind that investing solely based on advice given by any of these can be extremely risky. It's highly recommended to do independent detailed research before making any decisions. Influencers do not provide financial advice, they're only expressing their opinions.