Ellen Julian

3 Brians, 2 Tims, and a Gaggle of Top Optimization Experts to Follow on TwitterWant to know where testing and optimization are heading? Follow these experts to get a unique perspective, increase your knowledge, and gain new insight on best practices:

@aschottmuller Angie Schottmuller: Inbound Marketing Advisor and Speaker. Conversion Optimist. User Advocate. ROI Generator.

@avinash Avinash Kaushik: Author, Web Analytics 2.0 & Web Analytics: An Hour a Day. Digital Marketing Evangelist, Google. Co-Founder, Market Motive.

@BrianTHawkins Brian Hawkins: Partner, Web Analytics Demystified.

@TheGrok Bryan Eisenberg: Founder, CMO http://IdealSpot.com, Keynote Speaker, Best-selling author.

@bmassey Brian Massey: Author, speaker, Conversion Scientist at Conversion Sciences.

@BrooksBellinc BrooksBell: Premier optimization firm focused exclusively on enterprise-level A/B split testing, personalization and optimization services. Tweets by @KellaneR.

@chrisgoward Chris Goward: Founder of WiderFunnel, the Conversion Optimization company, author of You Should Test That!, keynote speaker.

@ContentVerve Michael Aagaard: Optimizer of Websites and Decision-Making Processes, International Speaker, Senior Conversion Optimization Consultant.

@Conversionista John Ekman: Passionate about website conversion. Conversion rate and landing page optimization. Follow = get the latest updates on all the tricks of the trade!

@Ctrentmarketing Corey Trent: Co-founder of theBeardedMarketers/Convincify and passionate about conversion optimization, internet marketing, analytics, website optimization, usability.

@JeffreyGroks Jeffrey Eisenberg: Marketing Optimization expert, two time New York Times best-selling author, speaker, advisor & CEO @BuyerLegends. Conversion Whisperer and advisor.

@JoelJHarvey Joel Harvey: Entrepreneur, Conversion Optimization Expert.

@Jtrondeau Justin Rondeau: Digital analytics and testing speaker, researcher of marketing trends.

@kristaseiden Krista Seiden: Analytics Advocate @googleanalytics, blogger.

@morys Andre Morys: Passionate about Conversion Optimization and E-Commerce, Behavioral Economics, UX and Testing, CEO & Founder of @WebArtsAG, Blogger at konversionsKRAFT.de.

@oligardner Oli Gardner: @Unbounce Co-founder. Opinionated writer and speaker on Conversion Centered Design.

@OptimiseOrDie Craig Sullivan: Conversion Optimisation, Usability, Split Testing, Lean, Agile, User Experience, Performance, Web Analytics, Conversion Optimization.

@paulrouke Paul Rouke: Founder and Director of Optimisation at full service Conversion Optimisation agency @PRWD.

@peeplaja Peep Laja: Conversion optimizer. Founder of Markitekt. Writes ConversionXL.

@richpage Rich Page: Proud author of “Website Optimization: An Hour a Day.”

@theresabaiocco Theresa Baiocco: I make websites more profitable by increasing their conversion rates.

@Tim_Ash Tim Ash: CEO of SiteTuners, author of the bestselling book Landing Page Optimization. Chairperson of Conversion Conference.

@tgwilson Tim Wilson: Partner at Web Analytics Demystified, which makes me a: data geek, web analyst, and reporting and analytics professional.

@tonw Ton Wessling: Online optimization specialist. CEO http://Testing.Agency - founded Online Dialogue, Webanalisten.nl/Online Optimizers.eu and Digital Data tips Tuesday.

Who else should be on this list? (They don’t have to be named Tim or Brian!) Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.

Tags: A/B & Multivariate Testing Best Practices Optimization Trends