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The Top 10 independent users of social media

You’d think that celebrity chefs would make their restaurants the stars of social media. But in our rankings of independent restaurants, the most avid users are hardly household names. Big name chefs, it seems, prefer to tweet and post under their own names, not their restaurants’ or company’s.

Twitter followers
Total Twitter score
Facebook fans
Wall postings
Total Facebook score
Social media index
Busboys and Poets8,7613059,06615,265215,28524,351
AJ Bombers12,000663312,6932,19202,16223,522
Billy Dec12,516831513,3618,25838,28821,649
Naples Tomato14,3932014,413760076015,173
Starr Restaurants4,744704,8146,85976,92911,743
The Publican3,058303,0882,80402,8045,172
Myers + Chang2,363582,4212,52902,5294,950
The Oasis5600564,38714,3974,453


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