Who are the top SEO Influencers?

Here is a list of amazing bloggers, founders, influencers, from who you can get a high-quality SEO insight.


John Mueller

John Mueller

Social media: Twitter

Webmaster Analyst at Google Zurich office.

John can provide some great Google hints from inside.


Neil Patel - SEO influencers

Neil Patel

Social media: Twitter

Website: NeilPatel.com

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/neilvkpatel

Neil Patel is one of the best sources if you are looking for very practicaly and actionable tips about growing traffic and revenue of your blog.


Brian Dean - SEO influencers

Brian Dean

Social Media: Twitter

Website: Backlinko.com

Youtube: Backlinko

Brian Dean provides some of the best long-form articles on SEO. He is also known for inventing new SEO techniques.


Rand Fishkin

Rand Fishkin

Social Media: Twitter

Website: sparktoro.com

Youtube: Moz

Rand Fishkin – is a co-founder of Moz – one of the biggest SEO platforms out there.

He has been focusing on search engine marketing back from early 2000-s.

You should check out his Whiteboard Friday episodes on Moz.

He recently founded a new software startup – Sparktoro.


Barry Shwartz

Barry Shwartz


Website: rustybrick.com

Barry Schwartz is a regular contributor to Search Engine Land and Search Engine Watch. Follow him for great SEO insights and tips.


Joost de Valk


Website: yoost.blog

Joost is the founder and CEO of most popular WordPress SEO plugin – Yoast.

Yoast blog – is a great source of valuable SEO insights.



Matt Cutts

Matt Cutts

Social media: Twitter

Website: https://www.mattcutts.com/blog/

Matt Cutts – a former head of Webspam team at Google. He now moved to work with US Digital Service, but his short Youtube clips about SEO from the insider – are still priceless.


Pam Moore

Pam Moore

Social media: Twitter

Website: themarketingnutz.com

Pam Moore – CEO of Marketing Nutz. She is recognized among top 10 Social Media influencers according to Forbes.

If you want to learn some great ideas about online marketing – follow her on Twitter.



Glen Allsopp (a.k.a ViperChill)

Social Media: Twitter

Website: detailed.com

Glen Allsopp is a great SEO influencer, from who you can learn advanced SEO tricks. He blogs once a month or so, but every his blog makes rounds among SEO community.

Check out, for example, his blog about advanced keyword research or super smart content marketing tactics. He also makes over $10m revenue with his linkbuilding consultancy.

Follow Glen to become a true SEO ninja! 😎


Pete Myers

Dr. Pete Myers

Social Media: Twitter

Website: drpete.co

Pete Myers – is an analyst at Moz. His Twitter feed is full of technical SEO insights. He is also the creator of Google Algorithm History Page at Moz.com.


Cyrus Sheppard

Cyrus Shepard

Social Media: Twitter

Website: zyppy.com/

Cyrus – former head of content at Moz, now he founded Fazillion Media.

Follow his Twitter from some great SEO advice and also SEO memes.


Danny Sulivan

Social Media: Twitter

Website: dannysullivan.com/

Danny is a co-founder of Search Engine Land – one of the biggest publishers, dedicated to SEO, Paid Advertising and Online marketing in general.



Read also:

Top SEO podcasts to listen in 2019


Wrapping up

Who did I miss? Leave suggestions in comments!