Dec 10, 2015
John Sparks
365 Ideas To Go From Good To Great On TWITTER!
John Sparks (@IAmJohnSparks) is author of the exciting new book, “365 Ideas To Go
From Good To Great On TWITTER!” (CreateSpace, 2015). Sparks has earned the
distinction of becoming known as the “Go-To Guy For Twitter”.
“365 Ideas To Go From Good To Great On TWITTER!” was released as a paperback
version on in mid- March 2015. The Kindle version of the book became a
#1 Best-Seller in the category of Social Media Guides the first weekend it was released in
July 2015. has recognized Sparks as #66 on the national list of Top 100 Social Media
Power Influencers of 2015 ( He’s also been recognized as #13 on
General Sentiment’s list of The Top 50 Most Valuable Social Media Influencers, 2015
with an estimated Impact Media Value of $2.1 Million Dollars. (
Sparks has the 44th largest Twitter following in Dallas (, July 2015). At
the end of July, he had more followers than Laura Bush, T. Boone Pickens, Michael Sam,
and The Dallas Morning News. Sparks grew his account from less than 800 followers to
almost 200,000 followers in just two years. He did not buy any of his own followers!
Sparks is the founder and CEO of Online ImageWorks (@OIWmedia). He is also an
adjunct professor teaching online journalism in The Mayborn School of Journalism at
The University of North Texas. Sparks has an extensive media background. He is a
veteran newscast producer and has worked at television stations in Dallas, Houston,
Harlingen, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Orlando, and Tampa.
A Dallas native, Sparks attended Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing
and Visual Arts and graduated from Bryan Adams High School in 1991. He is also an
Eagle Scout and was a member of Troop 890 at Lake Highlands United Methodist
For Bookings, including online, television, radio, print, and speaking engagements you
can contact Sparks directly at (469) 951-7900.