These Are The Most Influential Cryptofluencers On TikTok

These Are The Most Influential Cryptofluencers On TikTok

Every day more people are deciding to invest in cryptocurrencies as the industry is picking up mainstream traction. So, who are the most influential people in crypto that we’re turning to for sage advice about where to invest our cash?

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New research from Crypto Head has discovered the world’s most influential ‘cryptofluencers’ by accumulating total social media follower counts to discover who dominates the field.

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See the results here:

Please note: Elon Musk was omitted as he is primarily the CEO of Tesla whereas this research explores people exclusively in the crypto space.  

The 10 most influential cryptofluencers

Rank Name Twitter Followers Instagram Followers YouTube Subscribers TikTok Followers Total Followers
1 BitBoy Crypto/Ben Armstrong 292,000 149,000 877,000 2,600,000 3,918,000
2 Justin Sun 2,500,000 163,000 19,200 2,368 2,684,568
3 Vitalik Buterin 1,300,000 0 0 0 1,300,000
4 John McAfee 1,000,000 54,200 100,000 0 1,154,200
5 Anthony Pompliano 759,900 55,600 175,000 0 990,500
6 Charlie Lee 935,300 0 0 0 935,300
7 Chris Dixon 582,500 0 344,000 0 926,500
8 Roger Ver 675,800 21,100 17,900 0 714,800
9 Joel Comm 680,400 15,300 10,900 582 707,182
10 Fred Wilson 680,900 6,685 0 0 687,585
  1. Ben Armstrong (BitBoy Crypto), 3,918,000 followers

BitBoy Crypto was only set up three years ago as an informative YouTube channel teaching people about all things Bitcoin and cryptocurrency.

He achieved the number one spot in the rankings thanks to a presence across all social media platforms, particularly TikTok, and Youtube.

  1. Justin Sun, 2,684,568 followers

While controversial for his outspoken, brash style, Justin Sun, the founder of the crypto platform TRON, has a huge 2.5 million followers on Twitter alone, placing him as the second most influential person.

  1. Vitalik Buterin, 1,313,500 followers

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin began influencing others on the subject back in 2011 while only a teenager through his ‘Bitcoin Magazine’. He founded Ethereum in 2014 with Gavin Woods which is the second largest currency in the market.

TikTok Is The Most Popular Platform For Crypto

Tiktok is where the most people are going for crypto advice as BitBoy Crypto/Ben Armstrong has 2.6 million followers on the app - the most of any single platform. This could suggest a keen younger demographic that wants to become more informed through the convenience of bitesize videos. Yet, only three of the top 10 cryptofluencers use this platform as Twitter emerges as the most popular platform for the subject.


Jacob Wolinsky is the founder of, a popular value investing and hedge fund focused investment website. Jacob worked as an equity analyst first at a micro-cap focused private equity firm, followed by a stint at a smid cap focused research shop. Jacob lives with his wife and four kids in Passaic NJ. - Email: jacob(at) - Twitter username: JacobWolinsky - Full Disclosure: I do not purchase any equities anymore to avoid even the appearance of a conflict of interest and because at times I may receive grey areas of insider information. I have a few existing holdings from years ago, but I have sold off most of the equities and now only purchase mutual funds and some ETFs. I also own a few grams of Gold and Silver
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