Blogging… it’s more than just a funny sounding word. For many, it’s a way to express their views AND make money. Not bad, right? As with any online marketing efforts, there are best-practices and strategies that are proven to work. We’ve found the 10 best blogging books on Amazon based on sales and customer reviews. These have been chosen based on the amount of reviews as well as their overall rating on Amazon’s blogging search results and categories.
Check out these 10 top-rated blogging books on Amazon.
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Bob Lotich founded ChristianPF.com back in 2007 and after getting laid off in 2008 he took the leap into full-time blogging. Less than a year later he was earning more from his blog than his previous day-job. While his results are not typical, this book covers all the steps he took to make money from his blog over that two-year period. Get it on Amazon
In “How to Start a Successful Blog in One Hour” you’ll learn how to use WordPress to get a blog online in under an hour. Just follow this seven-step process and your brand new blog will contain: a theme, ten plugins and four tools for building an audience. The best part? The entire process will only take 60 minutes to complete. Get it on Amazon
Finally a go-to guide to creating and publishing the kind of content that will make your business thrive. Everybody Writes is a go-to guide to attracting and retaining customers through stellar online communication, because in our content-driven world, every one of us is, in fact, a writer. Get it on Amazon
Blogging Made Easy – For Any Business: Make Money Blogging – 12 Week Action Plan Inside! by Greg Reed
Blogging Made Easy addresses the key issues for people on how to blog and ultimately how to make money blogging. Lots of similar books TALK about how to blog and how to blog for profit but never really SHOW you how to do it. Bloggers face many problems when starting their blogs with issues like what to write about, who is their target market, what voice or tone their blog will take and finally how to make money blogging. Get it on Amazon
Do you want to earn a living doing what you love? Whether you have been blogging for years or just a few weeks, How to Blog For Profit (Without Selling Your Soul) offers solid advice and practical action plans for creating an authentic, successful, and profitable blog. Get it on Amazon
With roughly 95,000 blogs launched worldwide every 24 hours (BlogPulse), making a fledgling site stand out isn’t easy. This authoritative handbook gives creative hopefuls a leg up. Joy Cho, of the award-winning Oh Joy!, offers expert advice on starting and growing a blog, from design and finance to overcoming blogger’s block, attracting readers, and more. With a foreword from Grace Bonney of Design*Sponge plus expert interviews, this book will fine-tune what the next generation of bloggers shares with the world. Get it on Amazon
Blogging can indeed help you create independence! Blogging is a way to build your own online platform, build your network of personal relationships and learn marketable business, technology and marketing skills you can use to build your own online location independent business. That’s what it’s all about – creating independence so that you’re able to stop doing work you hate and start doing work you care about! Get it on Amazon
How to Work for Yourself: 100 Ways to Make the Time, Energy and Priorities to Start a Business, Book or Blog by Bryan Cohen
One of the fastest paths to success is starting a new project like a business, blog, book or some other creative endeavor. Side projects can result in extra income, greater fulfillment and even a more enjoyable career. If you aren’t creating something in your spare time, you aren’t reaching your full potential. Get it on Amazon
Zero to Blogger in 30 Days!: Start a blog and then join the 30 day blogging challenge to get results (Blogging book 1) by Sarah Arrow
Are you looking for a blogging book because you’re thinking about starting a blog for a hobby or for business? Have you been put off by how hard blogging seems? UK Blogger, Sarah Arrow, was like that when she started blogging. Can you imagine having someone walk you through how to setup your WordPress self-hosted blog, and then guide you on what to write to make it all come together for you? If you can, this is the blogging book you need. Get it on Amazon
There’s a reason why the first two editions of this book have sold thousands of copies worldwide. Written by two of the world’s most successful bloggers, it’s one of the clearest books out there on how to earn an income from your blog. This new edition gets you up to date on the very latest changes that affect the blogging-for-business landscape. Featuring new material on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn; plus new ways and tools to grow your audience and expand your business beyond your blog, this professional blogger’s bible is better than ever. Get it on Amazon
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