Research & Insights

By Lukas Biewald, January 23, 2009

Judging a stranger by their tweets continued…

In our last post we put up a visualization of how Turker’s rated the top 200 twitterers, but some people asked for a table so here it is:

If you have ideas for other interesting questions to ask, let us know.

rank name interesting rank smart rank trust rank words
1 BarackObama 139 141 86 President, Winner, spam, democrat, bore
2 kevinrose 5 5 132 Bad, inviting, reliable, Average, entertaining
3 cnnbrk 115 161 193 political, news, none, newsworthy, news
4 LeoLaporte 81 4 42 fake, interesting, Researcher, Geek
5 JasonCalacanis 122 59 41 techie, sickly, hopeful, intelligent, none
6 twitter 116 12 43 Twitteriffic, informed, Good, automated, BOOT
7 Scobleizer 8 108 40 Twitterholic, active, normal, grea!, handsome
8 guykawasaki 146 107 114 Incomprehensible, Linker, Delightful, douchebag, reliable
9 alexalbrecht 91 106 113 dull, Average, Friendly, Rad!
10 MrTweet 83 160 155 useful, machine, professional, handsome, needy
11 stephenfry 90 193 173 confusing, Good, robotic, reliable, Average
12 Veronica 24 25 52 Boring, boring, Best, friendly, beautiful
13 macrumors 195 105 136 Invalid, drudging, informative, broken, computer
14 ricksanchezcnn 89 58 39 elegant, awesome, Inviting, cnn, annoying
15 MarsPhoenix 4 104 68 Machine, scientific, cool, none, Good
16 TechCrunch 171 103 154 fake, liar, techy, nice, average
17 StephenColbert 20 57 153 hilarious, Optimistic, Bad, impostor, Nice
18 THErealDVORAK 37 24 131 cranky, sporty, smart, confused, Cranky
19 ijustine 19 56 67 Geek, pretty, Good, lovely, Interesting
20 hotdogsladies 170 187 188 social, genius, suspicious, Bad, hypocrite
21 ev 80 146 165 entrepenuer , fake, handsome, rolemodel, inviting
22 chrisbrogan 138 140 38 tiresome, happy, honest, friendly, Funny
23 zappos 41 110 130 funny, none, Witty, huge
24 wilw 79 139 185 fake, Good, awesome, jerk, none
25 biz 18 11 37 Innovative, easygoing, easygoing, hip, student
26 garyvee 53 180 129 pedestrian, active, simplistic, handsome, football
27 mashable 52 48 85 techy, Fun, spammy, cute, Popular
28 CaliLewis 114 47 90 cute, flake, Love, active, Geek
29 JohnCleese 113 168 166 wierd, Old, Average, humour
30 Starbucks 177 138 128 coffee, coffee, unexciting, advertisement, Coffee
31 grader 169 151 184 stale, impressive, fun, Average, profiteer
32 problogger 148 19 164 intelligent, Pro, Curious, poweful, technical
33 chrispirillo 78 137 36 nerdy, okay, Bad, Happy, unique
34 hodgman 180 184 177 Dull, unusual, gossip, Helpful, reliable
35 THE_REAL_SHAQ 36 125 35 Sports, Shaqulious, silly, Cool, Best
36 darthvader 137 102 152 funny, weirdo, Average, geeky
37 twittervision 168 46 84 Information, hard working, vision, newsworthy, automated
38 laughingsquid 112 124 34 stimulating, nerd, guru, compulsive, none
39 rtm 167 186 172 fake, Good, computer, Yawn, helpful
40 Twitterrific 51 2 33 smart, Mac, informative, compelling, Good
41 timoreilly 77 9 32 thinker, sensitive, informative, smart, Best
42 dooce 17 45 31 mother, social, fun, beautiful, interesting
43 woot 166 192 197 genius, sales, Bad, Boot, profitable
44 algore 3 1 83 impressive, reliable, Driven, Dignified
45 hashtags 188 179 163 business, none, Average, Inactive, tags
46 patricknorton 57 101 30 practical, Geek , Good, natural, clever
47 astrospace 6 3 82 astronomy, interestng, informative, Average, Scientific
48 bloggersblog 165 136 127 Good, none, Best, money, Smart
49 skydiver 179 23 89 unexciting, sports, Good, commited, angry
50 jowyang 82 100 29 hardworking, workaholic, simple looking, Good, Active
51 twitlive 176 178 162 radioshow, informative, none, Good, BOOT
52 lancearmstrong 35 99 126 biker, weird, funny, lady, alive
53 maddow 145 98 112 smilie, erudite, politics, political, connected
54 feliciaday 23 97 100 amusing, cartoon, Cartoon, enchanting, annoying
55 sitepointdotcom 194 159 183 corporate, advertisement, media, yawn, design
56 britneyspears 136 195 182 obsessed, celebrity, overrated, Boring, Famous
57 MCHammer 50 158 81 affecting, playa, Spirit , Trendy, Hammer?
58 AlohaArleen 172 177 51 fascinating, happy, Well informed, inquisitive, Bimbo
59 nytimes 34 17 28 newspaper, none, Best, well-known, news
60 dcagle 164 176 192 cartoon, Political, cartoonist, none, foolish
61 Andrew303 121 55 111 twisted, loser, informed, techie, techie
62 ambermacarthur 135 96 27 techie, immature, Kurt, cheerful, beautiful
63 gruber 49 135 80 Intersting, easy to please, Average, Humorous, sarcastic
64 Jimconnolly 120 95 66 happy, techie, bald, dull, Marketing maniac
65 redstarvip 76 16 125 Average, vocal, celebrity, dull, opinionated
66 BreakingNewsOn 7 15 151 2, Newspaper, none, news, media
67 cnn 16 30 65 news, knowledgeable, thought-provoking, informed, Informative
68 Bloggeries 111 94 79 uninteresting, great!, Average, simple, BussinesMan
69 Foodimentary 1 7 26 foody, Smarty, Active, trivial
70 socialmediaclub 187 175 191 Involved, blah, Socialgroup, bot, non-innovative
71 TwitPic 66 29 25 pics, apartment-bound, photo, Average, pictures
72 newmediajim 33 22 24 stoic, Political, News
73 wordpress 163 134 140 Informative, informative, Best, machine, Boot
74 zefrank 27 93 64 everyman, Funny, funny, boring, URLs
75 loic 45 92 23 Cool, marketer, energetic, sociable, sportsman
76 brooksbayne 162 196 110 idiot, idiosyncratic, musician, dull, handsome
77 majornelson 32 10 22 microsoft, busy, gamer, geek, Amusing
78 nprnews 161 174 196 2, Confusing, political, Good, Boot
79 nprpolitics 75 91 21 politics, radio, Politics, news, political
80 TheOnion 15 145 189 boring, news, distrustfully, funny
81 drhorrible 43 90 99 not smart, fun-seeking, charismatic, Strange, none
82 davewiner 74 89 124 serious, Average, entertaining, well-informed, well-informed
83 macworld 44 54 63 scholar, business, compelling, informer, boring
84 caseywright 88 88 20 handsome, Average, rebel, charismatic, patriotic
85 UstreamTV 128 165 50 hyped, Sales, Outgoing, boring, interesting
86 dlprager 147 185 161 interesting, Dork, dork, Tempermental, businessman
87 jack 31 14 19 player, cute, intellectual, has a self-discipline, cute
88 RobMcNealy 174 123 62 busy, dull, handsome, confident, Bad
89 om 127 144 135 work, kindly, Normal, none, smart
90 PhillyD 110 87 18 mediocre, geek, handsome, Good, cranky
91 Ed_Dale 126 86 17 technologist, pleasing, boring, cute, Good
92 steverubel 160 157 78 cant be trusted, techie, social, Nosey, cute
93 missrogue 73 85 77 average, techological, a beautiful lady, chipper, reveler
94 wbaustin 144 122 171 consultant, stuffy, fake, Best
95 BreakingNewz 65 84 98 faker, news, none, weird, Good
96 SteveJobs 72 83 123 curious, cute, Smart, fake, jolly
97 Pistachio 109 121 76 curious, Good, musician, empathetic, comic
98 wholefoods 125 64 97 lifeless, social, cute, Good, employee
99 TUAW 108 82 122 no image, wordly, useful, Apple, Best
100 queenoftheclick 64 116 61 hungry, Good, decorator, slight, clever
101 jonathancoulton 143 143 150 unassuming, engaging, cool, great, Bad
102 zaibatsu 159 156 181 website , attention-seeker, political, freindly, Technical
103 xenijardin 107 81 109 2, repetitious, Informative, Curious, cute
104 buckhollywood 26 80 60 Gay, gay, lively, Perfect bollywood analysor., Good
105 DigSomeMore 67 37 16 excentric, fine, Techie, cute, savvy
106 TheBusyBrain 158 183 149 introvert, personable, family, cheerful, cute
107 warrenellis 42 35 198 British, awesome, crazy, offensive, NA
108 appleinc 134 167 75 Good, Corporate, Good, Bland, Good
109 sarahlane 173 150 148 lovable, funny, Confusing, Good, Okay
110 tferriss 129 109 91 fun, charismatic, cool, Cultured, Boring
111 waynesutton 119 115 108 name-dropper, informative, none
112 jeffcannata 21 36 15 responsive, Lovable, Typica;, zen, Techy
113 technorati 63 28 147 technical, techsupport, unlikeable, none, Good
114 zeldman 62 53 59 witty, Thoughtful, Short tempered, none, affable
115 digg 22 34 96 Newsworthy, nice, hipster, Awesome, popular
116 DannyTRS 106 189 121 inquisitive, fun, magnetic, rocker, geek
117 perrybelcher 102 33 49 amazing, Fun, sociable, Cook, Egocentric
118 gerardway 198 188 139 lame, lame, Passionate, cute, lifeless
119 DaveJMatthews 118 182 146 colorful, moron, Silly, food, odd
120 JackBastide 101 164 48 lonely, strange, amiable, none
121 tinybuddha 48 52 14 Religious, great!, Good, Honest, insightful
122 digsby 197 155 176 boring, Short-winded, colorful, ho-hum, information
123 jkottke 61 149 107 nerd, monotonous, doofus, cool, handsome
124 DesignPepper 40 79 13 Likeable, homebody, friendly, homeless, inviting
125 briansolis 196 120 145 Plain, Bad, humdrum, social, dull
126 factoryjoe 39 44 12 informative, handsome, Average, Modern, hipster
127 mollywood 157 78 58 geeky, Nerdy, cheerful, Mom
128 Ihnatko 105 133 120 Old, outspoken, funny, none, sci-fi
129 johnreese 87 63 57 happy, fast, knowledgable, delightful, Average
130 NotHenryRollins 142 77 179 creative, jock, great!, waste, democratic
131 jeffpulver 186 173 119 dull, techie, Active, Bad, entrepreneur
132 bobbryar 199 198 195 slick, social, Music Lover, childish, kid
133 pop17 124 76 134 asinine, Good Host of pop17.com, Good, Boot
134 WilHarris 175 75 118 shades, weird, spam, cute, energetic
135 MarketingProfs 25 8 11 marketing, clever, professional, fun, lovely
136 copyblogger 117 51 106 musical, technical, intellectual, cerebral, intelligent
137 BrentDPayne 192 50 10 simple, Boring , easygoing, tech, mundane
138 revision3 54 62 47 sociable, Television, fun, none, confusing
139 kidtechguru 86 49 56 geek, innovative, preteen, unoriginal, Kid
140 gapingvoid 14 27 55 Cool, creative, Musical, dull, nerdy
141 Dan_Christensen 156 166 144 outgoing, dude, Gamer , creative, humorous
142 jakemarsh 104 132 190 fake, geek, Best, Techie, robotic
143 shoemoney 85 191 187 wild, self-absorbed, annoying, idiot, cute
144 franklero 191 181 170 Guy, snippy, cusser, independent, Artistic
145 jephjacques 60 114 54 Artistic, great, Bad, unforeseeable, Nice
146 CNETNews 71 131 74 yes, dull, none, news, Informative
147 TinaFey 97 74 73 1, corny, lame, Delicious, Good
148 jamesdickey 155 13 105 cheery, Intelligent, cute, father, agent
149 DanRaine 185 130 160 beardy, active, dull, Financed, spam
150 davemc500hats 154 163 169 stale, traveler, reader, none, sophisticated
151 lizstrauss 30 21 9 funny, kind, friendly, nice
152 fredwilson 184 154 159 static, Short, Average, daft, Kind
153 poshmama 193 142 133 stale, mommy, Average, nice, Ugly
154 MariSmith 182 162 168 irksome, outgoing, effusive, Good, Happy
155 raytoro 183 172 158 random, immature, none, Weirdo , Gamer
156 Maggie 13 73 72 mom, gracious, funny, pretty, nakedincoffee
157 donlemoncnn 153 113 178 Newsie, Bad, Sensationalist, Reliable, talkative
158 greggrunberg 56 129 88 fun, cute, Good, helpful, Hero
159 weirdnews 12 72 8 news, unusual, bored, none, happy
160 ryanblock 100 18 7 musical, Friend, critical, Techie, techie
161 jakrose 99 61 95 noteworthy, hyper, decent, idealist
162 Borat 178 199 199 funny, automated, Bad, gipsy, stupid
163 richardbranson 133 43 157 selfserving, characterless, obsession, brave, porno
164 brianshaler 70 112 46 funny, plain, quirky, jock, Witty
165 jerell 152 32 45 professional, successful, mundane, newssaavy, Updated
166 michaeljamesway 2 71 143 confusing, Good, Odd, none
167 simplebits 11 26 104 cool, Artistic, none, scary, wry
168 fforward 29 148 142 fun, none, weird, Good, Interesting
169 eleesha 96 128 138 frivolous, cute, Good, Best
170 briancarter 141 147 103 dork, needy, nerdy, creepy, ambitious
171 charlestrippy 132 197 194 stoner, Intellegent, jerk, self-absorbed, Bad
172 marcelotas 151 42 175 Best, foreign, foreign, Spanish-Speaking, foreign
173 neoblog 69 60 94 cheerful, confusing, handsome, Doing remarkable work in SEO world, compelling
174 shelisrael 98 31 6 older, cool, Experienced, Hardheaded, reliable
175 juliaroy 84 171 102 trendy, Teen, beautiful, Bad, beer
176 Zadi 47 41 5 social, no, cutesy, nice, very nice
177 mattcutts 150 6 44 snore, programmer, knowledgable, cute
178 twitter_status 38 40 137 helpful, reporter, boring, Good, Informative
179 PawLuxury 181 190 167 oddball, environmentalist, following, selling, confused
180 dcrblogs 103 70 71 salesman, nice, Cool, Bad, Learned
181 openzine 149 194 156 wow, impersonal, boring, magazine, Best
182 amazonmp3 190 119 186 business, cool, advertisement, seller, automated
183 sjmcloughlin 200 200 200 failwhale, nonexistent, not a page, Unknown, none
184 BigRichB 130 170 180 steroids, readable, funny, boring, Average
185 mozillafirefox 55 20 4 Bot, informative, Geek, great, Browser
186 GlenWoodfin 123 69 93 business-oriented, curious, unreliable, cute
187 doshdosh 28 39 117 lost, academic, cute, remarkably
188 jimmyfallon 10 127 116 engrossing, Funny, handsome, Good, publicity
189 barefoot_exec 189 169 174 salesperson, mommy, Scam, Boring, reliable
190 springnet 131 153 70 readable, celebrity-centric, waste, sports, honest
191 MacHeist 59 118 141 interesting, Technical, weird, boring, company
192 andersoncooper 95 38 87 charming, Informed, talking head, gun, Average
193 CoachDeb 94 152 69 cute, social, pretty, busy, nice
194 PRsarahevans 140 117 53 flighty, calm, handy, airhead
195 SonyPlayStation 9 68 101 no person, none, playstation, Good, Technical
196 CCSeed 93 67 3 talkative, Bad, cooking, business, real
197 nansen 58 111 92 sociable, Average, Passionate, intriguing, odd
198 giovanni 68 66 2 soical, Unpredictable, rosie, Average
199 StephenTColbert 46 65 115 businessman, fake, prankster, NA, NA
200 KikiValdes 92 126 1 interesting, nice, Average, professional, innovative