Blogging is a business like any other. Let no one convince you otherwise. Two new blogs are created every second! You’ve serious competition to deal with and become a successful otherwise. There are bloggers who have successfully managed to create a full-time five or six figure income through their blogs. If you wish to be a better blogger in all blogging aspects such as SEO, link building, blog content writing, monetization, site traffic, motivation, inspiration, brand building and so on, this blog post is for you. Bookmark each of these sites and subscribe to their newsletters.
Founded by Neil Patel, the blog is one of the topmost resources of creating sustained blog traffic. Neil offers actionable and practical traffic acquisition tips. He is one of the best known online marketers who consult big brands on brand and traffic building. You can find numerous case studies and informative blog posts on the blog.
Founded by John Chow, the blog is one of the oldest and most popular blogs around the world. John started at a time when people were just being introduced to the concept of blogging. The blog is all about different blog monetization and blog building methods.
Founded by Zac Johnson, he is one the first few millionaires of the online world. From creating $1 website banner to earning $860,638 in four months, he is a ‘master’ affiliate marketer. The blog teaches affiliate marketing, traffic generation and website optimization.
Founded by Brian Dean, he is your best resource on backlink building and SEO. A blog needs backlinks for higher search engine visibility. Brian shares awesome case studies and highly researched blog posts to help with SEO and backlink building.
Founded by Jay White, read this blog to know how a blog created on-the-spur goes on to become one of the top read motivational and lifestyle blogs in the Internet world.
Founded by Lori Deschene, this is one of the best motivational and inspirational blogs on the web. Blogging is a solitary profession and sometimes you’ll lack all the motivation to continue. Read this blog in that situation.
Founded by Gina Trapani, LifeHacker.com is primarily a technology blog, covering productivity, mobiles, lifestyle, software and more. Read the blog to keep updated with latest trends, product launches and product reviews.
Founded by Darren Rowse, who is a contemporary of John Chow, his blog is all about blogging and its aspects. You get to read latest about latest blogging trends, informative posts and various case studies.
Founded by Brian Clark, his blog is all about content marketing, content development and other blogging-related essentials. Apart from blogging, they sell some premium software which helps a lot with content development and management.
Founded by Timothy Ferriss, the blog is his journey as an entrepreneur and teaches how to become a smart worker and save time. He teaches to earn a full time income online without putting in too many hours. The blog name is a testimony to his work ethics; believe me, it works.
Founded by Rand Fishkin, the Moz blog is a super-store of industry-related information, giving you insider hacks on building a better blog. The Friday storyboards shouldn’t be missed.
Founded by Danny Sullivan, this is an immensely informative blog covering search engine updates and latest trends. You find latest information from multiple authoritative competitors and learn a lot on search engine algorithms.
Founded by Yaro Starak, he is an Internet millionaire and his blog a catalog of his online journey as an entrepreneur. Like his contemporaries John Chow and Darren Rowse, one gets to learn from his business blueprints and consultation.
Founded by Pat Flynn, a very approachable blogger, he has created a successful passive income online and his blog teaches that. Watch out for his podcasts and income reports. Both are mind-blowing! He is really known within the Internet community for displaying real income reports. They are a motivation in itself.
Founded by Jeremy Shoemaker, he is a popular affiliate marketer who shares his blogging and online learning experiences on the blog. If you’re struggling to earn from AdSense, pay his blog a visit. A decade back, he was one of the bloggers who earned handsomely from AdSense. One of his paychecks was $113,000 is a single month!
All of them are great bloggers. They earn through their blogs and have successfully turned a hobby into a serious business. There are many other bloggers like them, which I will cover in another post. In the meantime, if you want to be a better blogger, read their blogs regularly.