19 Killer Blogs You Should Read

Now that you’ve switched over to another RSS reader, how about adding some of these blogs to your reading list?

  1. Copyblogger – The site that started it all. Okay, maybe not, but close. Read this blog for killer info about creating online content.
  2. Social Media Examiner – “The world’s largest online social media magazine” that’ll teach you all you want to know about social media marketing for your business.
  3. Business 2 Community – An “independent online community focused on sharing the latest news surrounding Social Media, Marketing, Branding, Public Relations & much more.”  Disclosure: Spacebapress’ posts are syndicated on their site.
  4. Social Media Today – An independent online community for marketing professionals (and more). Content is submitted by members and curated by staff.
  5. Hubspot’s Inbound Internet Marketing Blog – The makers of inbound marketing software that helps clients convert leads into customers.
  6. Savvy B2B Marketing – A wonderful group of B2B marketers, some of whom also write for other blogs on this list.
  7. Content Marketing Institute – THE place to go to for information on Content Marketing.
  8. Diana Huff’s B2B Marketing Blog – Dianna’s a great B2B marketer that has actionable content on her blog.
  9. Erika Napoletano – the woman formerly known as Red Head Writing – The woman who helps you get unstuck and be unpopular. I freakin’ LOVE her! She holds no punches and tells it like it is. I HIGHLY recommend this one.
  10. Chris Brogan – An all-around nice guy who is “dedicated to helping professionals work better, do the work they want, and to be brave.”
  11. Marketing Tech Blog – A blog about, well, marketing technology. Written by the fine folks at DK New Media.
  12. Email Critic – A blog about email marketing, brought to you by a collection of great marketers.
  13. FastCo Design – Fast Company’s Design blog, it’s got all sorts of inspiring and just plain COOL posts. I like to surf on over here for inspiration.
  14. TechCrunch – The online magazine about all things tech & startup.
  15. Mashable – The online magazine for the “connected generation”. Ugh, that sounds so pretentious. Don’t listen to that, just go to the site and read. It’s got good stuff.
  16. Kotaku – All things games-related. It’s “a news and opinion site about games and things serious gamers care about.”
  17. Gamasutra – An online magazine about the video game industry. It’s great to see a gaming site that’s serious about the business side of things.
  18. Marketri – A full-service B2B marketing company.
  19. Marketo – Their blog covers all things B2B marketing-related, from content marketing to emails to lead generation, and everything in between.

Some are marketing blogs, others I read for inspiration, and the rest are ones I use to keep up with the latest news. What sites would you add to this list? Anything else you like to read?

One Comment

briansrice April 5, 2013

Hi Julia
First off, thanks for being a part of Business 2 Community!  Second, thanks for including us along side of so many other amazing blogs.