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Now with pictures & other Twitterati lists!: @Liz_Azyan’s Twitterati Dedication List – People you should follow on Twitter

Ok, so I’m in the middle of writing my thesis and thought I had to do something to release some tension and stress. So I decided to do something fun for a change…. Check it out!

News Update: I’m surprised this list has been such a hit since it was released! I would’ve never guessed it. Hopefully everyone will gain new followers in the days to come!

News Update 21st August 2009: Profiles now updated with pixxies! ๐Ÿ™‚

Over the past few months, I’ve become really great friends with my Twitterati’s . Who knew I’d find really great friends on Twitter, people who could be there for you when things don’t go quite right… ย – I’ve met most of the people on this list in real life. There are a few people that have always given me support throughout the months I’ve been on Twitter and feel that I’d like to dedicate this post to them as a way of saying TQ so much for all your support on my research and blog! Please forgive me if I have forgotten someone (pls give me a pinch if I’ve forgotten!).

They are all people involved in my research one way or another so if you are new to twitter and still don’t know who to follow, I’d highly recommend all of my friends on this list. I haven’t identified them based on their position in local government because they are not here because of their positions ย but purely based on my experience interacting with them and of course for their lovely personalities that I have come to learn and be friends with over the past few months!

…. Really hope I didn’t forget anybody! – This list will be update now and again if I realized I’ve forgotten someone!

Update 22nd July – So I did infact forget some really really important people! Mostly because I thought they were already on the list. Deepest apologies to Paul Canning! :-s I’m so sorry, I thought 50+ people seem already alot of people but seems I have even more important people to add on to the list! So I say there has been an addition of somewhat 20 people today. More to come if I suddenly remember more!

Here are some funny, interesting and also tweets that I definitely appreciate circulating around twitter since the release of the list! Thx for your support!

Liz Azyan’s Local Government Social Media Research Twitterati Dedication List (in no particular order!) – Follow all the special people on Twitter!

Due to a few niggles about the order of the list according to number rank, I’ve changed the bullets to points now ๐Ÿ˜‰ Hope this works out better for everybody. Cheers for feedback! And just to point out again, the list is in no particular order!

Here are a few other links to other also very important “people to follow lists”

  • @hadleybeeman (On top of my list coz she’s my uni friend and known me since 2004 and an absolute star! – the rest of the list is in no particular order !
  • @alncl (currently in twitter jail #freealncl!) / @_guy_incognito – He’s free!
  • @b3rn – My fav Aussie! ๐Ÿ˜‰
  • @vincestev (not local government but has been a good twitter friend in time of need ๐Ÿ™‚ )
  • @skinola7 – Thanks for carrying my bag in Brum! ๐Ÿ™‚

You guys and gals are all stars! Thanks again!!! ๐Ÿ˜€

Liz xxx

About Liz Azyan

Liz is a CREATIVE digital professional dedicated to helping individuals, governments and businesses realize their digital goals. She offers digital consultancy services on her website LizAzyan.com Liz is also a Google Fellowship Recipient (individuals selected based on their work and initiative in the arenas of technology, politics and social entrepreneurship), an invited expert panel on the Guardianโ€™s Public Leader Network and has spoken at many public events and conferences on the subject of digital engagement.

40 comments

  1. Hi Liz

    Thank you so much for including me in your list of the local gov Twitterati.

    I feel quite humbled to be included in such esteemed company!

    Best wishes

    Janet

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    Cool – I’m on Liz Azyanโ€™s Twitterati Dedication List โ€“ People you should follow on Twitter [link to post]

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    RT @karenblakeman: Cool – I’m on Liz Azyanโ€™s Twitterati Dedication List โ€“ People you should follow on Twitter [link to post] //So am I

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  4. Don’t know what to say Liz. Guess you can’t make these sorts of lists without annoying someone!

    • Paul, I’m so so sorry, I actually thought you were already on the list but now I remember what happened. I was about to add you then remembered your twitter handle didn’t actually spell Paul Canning so I knew I had to check it out before putting it down. And I was right, its @pauloCanning. But after adding other people I just completely forgot to get back to yours and sort of had it in my head that you were already on the list… duhhhh… so forgetful! Pls forgive me!!! Your def on it now. I checked twice ๐Ÿ™‚

      Liz xxx

  5. Never mind me, you forgot @PubSecBloggers

    • About @PubSecBloggers, I’m not even following them at the moment coz didn’t notice them and this list is more about individuals rather than a channel or group. So might have to come under another list I’ll do in the future. But will start following them now ๐Ÿ™‚

      Liz xxx

  6. Thank you, I’m flattered.

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    RT @Liz_Azyan: Twitterati Dedication List โ€“ People you should follow on Twitter [link to post] ๐Ÿ™‚ / inc. me! Thank you.

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    I read: Liz Azyanโ€™s Twitterati Dedication List โ€“ People you should follow on Twitter [link to post]

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    A brilliant list of people worth a follow on Twitter by the brilliant #epicvisionary @LizAzyanโ€™s [link to post] ๐Ÿ™‚ #freealncl

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  10. That’s cool :] It’s a side-effect of making lists of people I guess, bound to happen :/

  11. Thanks Liz – You are such an inspiration!I feel honoured. Been singing your praises at Brighton University yesterday.We are hoping to get students involved in social media projects.

    • Yvette, I’m inspired by all of YOU! Thank you for all your support. Maybe one day I’ll be able to make my way to Brighton Uni myself ๐Ÿ™‚ Hope to hear more about the student projects. Please keep me updated.

      Liz xxx

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    Bookmarked: @Liz_Azyanโ€™s Twitterati Dedication List โ€“ People you should follow on Twitter: Mainly peo.. [link to post]

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  13. woohoo! In at number 7 ๐Ÿ™‚

    Thanks Liz!

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    Noticed I am on @liz_azyan twitterati list as well… [link to post]

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    Noticed I am on @liz_azyan twitterati list! I’m honoured, and I will add them all, perhaps we should all follow eachother [link to post]

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    I’m beyond flattered to be featured in @liz_azyan’s list of the Twitterati – hon, you’re tops in my book too!! [link to post]

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    @freecloud I know.. you do tend to wonder what method’s they use.. which is why I stick to building my own list [link to post] ๐Ÿ™‚

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    @freecloud I know.. you do tend to wonder what method’s they use.. which is why I stick to building my own list [link to post] ๐Ÿ™‚

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    @freecloud I know.. you do tend to wonder what method’s they use.. which is why I stick to building my own list [link to post] ๐Ÿ™‚

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    @ShoeButt do you have Liz’s list of people to follow? [link to post]

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