An Arkansas Twitter Follow Friday – On Monday

There’s this thing on the Twitters called “Follow Friday,” where folks make suggestions about who everyone should follow. They do this on Friday.

So to be a contrarian, we’ll do make our suggestions on … Monday! Herewith, a heaping handful of Arkansas Twitterers you’ll wanna catch up with. And be sure to check out our (in)complete (un)official Guide to the Arkansas Twittersphere here!

Gerard Matthews – Arkansas Times’ writer and Tumblr.

David Koon – Fellow Times scribe just getting his Twitter feet wet.

Matthew Price – One of the two mad geniuses behind

Katie Bodenhamer – The other of the two mad geniuses behind Scary knowledge of the Arkansas Code.

John DiPippa – Dean, UA Bowen School of Law. Probably knows more about the Arkansas Code.

George Hopkins – Executive director, Arkansas Teacher Retirement System.

Broadway Joe – Of Power 92’s Broadway Joe Show, a Little Rock institution.

AJ ParkerBlogger and CW Arkansas personality. She’s Twittery!

Kyran PittmanNote to Self blogger, friend of Little Rock Family.

Shane Montgomery – Pastor and life coach. Catch his money management segment from Today’s THV last week.

Hog Sports Radio – Northwest Arkansas’ home to all things Hog and regional radio partner for

Joan Duffy – Former reporter for the Memphis Commercial Appeal, now at UALR Media Relations.

KARK-TV, Channel 4 – Because Arkansas matters matter.

Donna Terrell – Weeknight news anchor for the local Fox affiliate, KLRT-TV, Channel 16.

Arkansas Department of Emergency Management – Everyone please just stay calm.


7 Responses

  1. Talk about herding cats. Thanks for this list (and including me on it). I’ve been doing this social media thing for a while. Watching twitter catch on locally feels to me what it must have felt like to Big Bird when other people could finally see Snuffalufagus!

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    With the popularity that the #followfriday hashtag has achieved and, more importantly, continued to maintain, I though it might be appropriate to include a blog post of my own, highlighting said food friendly folks and, hence, recommending the followin…

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  5. The link to the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management is wrong. The correct Twitter-name is @AR_Emergencies

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