People who are getting into marketing often ask me which blogs I follow to stay current with digital trends. Below are the top 10 blogs I recommend marketers, PR specialists and small business owners follow to be in the know:
1. Digital Marketer (http://digitalmarketer.com/category/dmblog/) – This blog covers everything on digital marketing such as search engines, social media, mobile, and ecommerce. Tips on improving website traffic and conversion rates are also covered.
2. B2B Marketing Insider (http://www.b2bmarketinginsider.com/) – Michael Brenner authors this blog. He discusses the latest news and trends of content marketing, social media, demand generation, and strategies for business-to-business marketers.
3. Marketo (http://blog.marketo.com/) – The Marketo blog discusses the latest trends and best practices in business-to-business marketing.
4. Web Pro News (http://www.webpronews.com/) – This blog provides the latest news in ecommerce, business, social media, search, and technology.
5. Get Elastic (http://www.getelastic.com/) – Get Elastic is an ecommerce blog covering best practices, digital relationships, multichannel marketing, social media, mobile, and search.
6. Daily Blog Tips (http://www.dailyblogtips.com/) – This blog offers valuable tips about successful blogging such as promotion, monetization, SEO, social media, and writing. Daily Blog Tips also talks about Internet marketing and strategies.
7. The Copybot (http://thecopybot.com/) – Demian Farnworth of Copyblogger provides advice on copywriting for the Internet.
8. Get Response (http://blog.getresponse.com/) – Get Response is an email marketing provider. This blog offers advice and tips on using email marketing successfully.
9. Danny Brown (http://dannybrown.me/blog/) – Danny Brown is a well-known blogger and marketer who has won many awards. This marketing blog offers useful information about many types of marketing, including social media marketing.
10. 60 Second Marketer (http://60secondmarketer.com/blog/) – Jamie Turner, the founder of this blog and its online community, is also the co-author of “How to Make Money with Social Media.” The blog offer many tutorials and tips about digital marketing.