Top Austin Twitter Accounts By Niche


A compilation of Austin Twitter accounts that every Austinite should know. Most of these accounts are easy enough to find, but this list organizes all of these essential Austin Twitter accounts in one place.

Austin News Media Outlets

@klru – Non profit Austin radio
@KUT – Austin public media
@TexasMonthly – Texas Monthly Magazine
@statesman – Austin Statesman
@AustinWeather – Austin Weather
@KXAN_News – Local Austin news
@foxaustin – Fox News Austin
@TWCNewsAustin – TWC 24 hour news

Austin Marketing, Technology, Business, Government

@MyABJ – Austin Business Journal
@invodo – Video marketers based in Austin
@ATCouncil – Technology in central Texas
@AustinChamber – Austin Chamber of Commerce
@austintexasgov – City of Austin municipal government
@AustinBusiness – Austin business entrepreneurs

Austin Activities and Lifestyle

@austinist – Austin culture
@AustinChronicle – Austin culture magazine
@Do512 – Austin event guide
@austin360 – Austin entertainment, food, music, etc.
@Austin_Monthly – Austin entertainment magazine
@Barton_Springs – The best pool in Texas
@ThrillistATX – Austin food and activities
@austinwoman – Austin lifestyle magazine for women
@TRIBEZA – Austin arts and culture magazine
@CultureMapATX – Austin culture blog

Austin Food, Restaurants, and Dining

@WholeRecipes – Latest Recipes from Whole Foods
@AustinRestWeek – Austin Dining the Benefits Charity
@WholeFoodsATX – Whole Foods in Austin
@atxfoodblogs – Austin Food Blogger Alliance
@edibleaustin – Central Texas food and beverage culture
@EaterAustin – Austin bars, nightlife, and restaurants

Austin Film and Movies

@drafthouse – Alamo Drafthouse
@afs1985 – Austin Film Society
@MasterPancake – Comedy film talkers at the Alamo
@rejectnation – Film School Rejects

Austin Music and Events

@sxsw – Austin music, film, and interactive festival
@aclfestival – Austin City Limits Festival
@acltv – Austin City Limits TV
@acllive – ACL Live

University of Texas Affiliated

@UTexasMcCombs – McCombs School of Business
@UTexasMBA – University of Texas MBA Program
@LonghornNetwork – Texas Longhorns all the time
@TexasExes – Alumni association of The University of Texas at Austin
@TexasSports – University of Texas athletics
@UTAustin – The University of Texas at Austin
@thedailytexan – UT News

Misc Austin Twitter Accounts

@LIVESTRONG – Austin-based cancer foundation
@FindWorkAustin – Austin jobs

If you have some to add, leave a comment below to get on the list…

Online Marketing in Austin Via Twitter

Twitter is a great way to not only keep up with what’s going on in Austin but also to reach audiences here as well. Tweeting an announcement, content, interesting and relevant link, etc. out with a hashtag that targets another larger twitter following can mean way more views for your brand and a lot more traffic for your product, service, message, brand, etc. For a case study of how this works, check out the social metrics on our Austin Infographic or read more about Austin SEO and city specific tactics.



One Reply to “Top Austin Twitter Accounts By Niche”

  1. Anirban Pathak says:

    This is a nice post. A compilation of Austin Twitter accounts that every Austinite should know.

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