50 Ecommerce Experts You Should Be Following in 2017

By Tinuiti Team

The ecommerce world is constantly in flux, and that can make staying current on the latest news, trends and best practices pretty difficult—especially when you’re already inundated with content as it is.

Fortunately, Twitter lists and feed aggregators (like Feedly, for example) offer fast, efficient ways to stay abreast of industry developments without taking up too much time or effort.

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But who should you add to those lists and which blogs are worth putting on your feeds?

Here are the 50 of the top ecommerce professionals I follow—and you should, too:

  1. Jon Loomer, Owner at Jon Loomer // com, @JonLoomer
  2. Jeff Bullas, CEO at JeffBullas // com, @JeffBullas
  3. Carina McLeod, Founder at EcommerceNurse // com, @ecommercenurse
  4. Andrew Youderian Founder at Ecommerce Fuel // com, @Youderian
  5. Sean Ellis, Author of “Hacking Growth” and CEO of GrowthHackers //, @SeanEllis
  6. Tucker Schreiber, Product Manager at Shopify // com, @TuckerSchrieber
  7. Chad Ledford, Co-founder at AddShoppers // com, @ChadLedford
  8. Linda Bustos, Co-founder and Managing Partner at Edgacent // com, @GetElastic
  9. Ben Marks, Trainer at Magento // com,, @BenMarks
  10. Mari Smith, Founder at MariSmith // com, @MariSmith
  11. Matthew Barby, Global Head of Growth & SEO at HubSpot //,, @MatthewBarby
  12. Graham Charlton, Editor in Chief at SaleCycle // com, @GCharlton
  13. Rand Fishkin, Founder and CEO at Moz //com, @RandFish
  14. Drew Sanocki, Founding Partner at Empire Growth Group // com,, @DrewSandocki
  15. Armando Roggio, Senior Contributor at Practical Ecommerce and Director of Marketing and Ecommerce at D&B Supply // com, @ArmandoRoggio, @EcommerceBoy
  16. Jason Dea, Director of Product Management at TELUS Health and former CEO at Forewards // com, @TheReadyBlock
  17. Richard Lazazzera, Founder at A Better Lemonade Stand // com, @RichardABLS
  18. Matthew Carroll, Customer Intelligence & Analytics at Casper // @Fail_Harder
  19. Chris Brogan, CEO at Owner Media Group //,, @ChrisBrogan
  20. Annie Cushing, Chief Data Officer at Outspoken Media // com,, @AnnieCushing
  21. Ryan BeMiller, Founder at Shopping Signals // com, @ShopSignals
  22. Brian Dean, Founder at Backlinko // com, @Backlinko
  23. Beth Perry, Content Marketing Editor at Bronto // com, @BrontoBeth
  24. Maribeth Ross, Chief Marketing Officer at Monetate //, @MaribethRoss
  25. Tim Peter, Founder of Tim Peter & Associates //, @TCPeter
  26. John Chow, Blogger //, @JohnChow
  27. Austin Brawner, CEO at Ecommerce Influence //,,, @A_Brawn
  28. Chad Vanags, Co-founder at Ecommerce Influence //, @ChadVanags
  29. Roger Dooley, Founder at Dooley Direct //,, @RogerDooley
  30. Tracey Wallace, Editor in Chief at BigCommerce //,, @TraceWall
  31. Steve Hutt, Founder at Ecommerce Fastlane // com, @StevenHutt
  32. Werner Vogels, Chief Technology Officer at Amazon //, @Werner
  33. Nate Elliott, Marketing & Technology Advisor at Nateco //, @Nate_Elliott
  34. Jay Baer, President at Convince & Convert //, @JayBaer
  35. Kim Garst, CEO at Bloom Social //, @KimGarst
  36. John Jantsch, President at Duct Tape Marketing //, @DuctTape
  37. Chad Dickerson, Former CEO at Etsy //, @ChadDickerson
  38. Ginny Marvin, Third Door Media’s Paid Reporter (Search Engine Land & Marketing Land) // @ginnymarvin
  39. Mike Fishbein, Content Marketer at Alpha // com,, @MFishbein
  40. Kevin Eichelberger, CEO at Blue Acorn //, @KPE
  41. Chase Reeves, Co-Founder & Creative Director at Fizzle //,, @Chase_Reeves
  42. Kunle Campbell, Ecommerce Growth Consultant at 2X Consulting //, @KunleTCampbell
  43. Amy Porterfield, Online Marketing Expert at Amy Porterfield Inc. //, @AmyPorterfield
  44. Jason Del Ray, Ecommerce Writer at Recode // net, @DelRay
  45. Kevan Lee, Director of Marketing at Buffer //, @KevanLee
  46. Chris Lake, Consultant at Orangeclaw //, @Lakey
  47. Rebekah Radice, CMO @ Radiant LA // com, @RebekahRadice
  48. Francisco Rosales, Founder and CEO at Social Mouths //, @SocialMouths
  49. Ed Leake, Managing Director at Midas Media // com, @EdLeake
  50. Ann Handley, Chief Content Officer at Marketing Profs // com,, @MarketingProfs

Of course, this is only a small fraction of the ecommerce experts that are out there. Need more recommendations for which marketing and ecommerce professionals to follow?

Email me at [email protected]. Have some to add to the list? Let me know in the comments.

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