Ranya Barakat

Top Inbound Marketing Blogs You Should Be Reading

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Great Inbound Marketing Blogs You Should Be Reading
With the drastic change in user behavior online, where people can skip commercials, install pop-up blockers, andand phone barring services, Inbound Marketing comes in as the winning methodology when it comes to lead generation, and turning your website into your top achieving sales person!
Compelling, informative, useful content like blog posts, infographics, webinars, and ebooks have a higher chance of generating interest, and increasing conversion rates, compared to interruptive Outbound Marketing methods. Part of flourishing in today’s marketing environment is staying in tune with the latest industry trends, and applying the current best practices.

With this in mind, I put together a list of my favorite Inbound Marketing related blogs that you should be reading, if you want to be on top of the latest Inbound Marketing trends. Of course these are not the only Inbound related blogs that you should be reading - these are my favorite bunch. There is an enormous amount of other blogs that are also great. I hope you find them useful - here is the list of great inbound marketing blogs you should be reading.
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1. Hubspot

Hubspot makes the most complete marketing automation software. With their powerful, easy to use, integrated set of applications, businesses can attract, engage, and delight customers by delivering inbound experiences that are relevant, helpful, and personalized. Hubspot’s Inbound Marketing blog features daily updates from their experts within the company. With time, their blog has grown to be the blog where marketers go to grow. Have a look: http://blog.hubspot.com/marketing


2. Inbound.org

Founded by Rand Fishkin of MOZ , the authority in SEO, and Inbound marketing guru Dharmesh Shah of HubSpot, inbound.org board is the community for marketing professionals. Users of inbound.org are free to post articles, videos, questions or start a discussion. This website is loaded with an enormous amount of content posted by those in the Inbound industry. Once registered, you get your own personalized Inbound.org page with content from tags that you follow, and groups that you follow. You also get to view trending articles as shared and upvoted by the Inbound.org community. Check them out via http://inbound.org/

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3. Moz

Moz is a software as a service (SaaS) company based in Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., that sells inbound marketing and marketing analytics software subscriptions. It was founded by Rand Fishkin and Gillian Muessig in 2004 as a consulting firm and shifted to software development in 2008. Their blog has daily (almost) posts from the experts in the industry. The Moz inbound marketing and SEO blog provides tips, tricks, and advice for improving websites and doing better search, social, content, and brand marketing. Pay them a visit here: http://moz.com/blog


4. Kissmetrics

The marketing blog is loaded with articles related to web analytics, inbound marketing, and testing knowledge. They are very popular for informative articles specifically about conversion rates, website data analysis, web optimization and content marketing strategies. In summary, Google Analytics tells you what's happening. KISSmetrics tells you who's doing it, and also train you on how to do it. Their blog is nicely broken down into three sections; infographics, marketing guides, and webinars. Pay them a visit here: http://blog.kissmetrics.com/

5. Social Media Today

Social Media Today is an independent, online community for professionals in PR, marketing, advertising, or any other discipline where a thorough understanding of social media is mission-critical. Every day, they provide insight and host lively debate about the tools, platforms, companies and personalities that are revolutionizing the way information is consumed. All of their content is contributed by they members and curated by their editorial staff. In addition to blog posts, the site has white papers, infographics, and a great webinars section. Do make sure to visit Social Media Today if you re looking to expand your knowledge. Here is the link: http://www.socialmediatoday.com/


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6. Copyblogger

This blog is very popular when it comes to publishing articles about content marketing to assist businesses attract new visitors, increase traffic, and build their online brand. They provide great content related to the art and business of writing - the science behind content marketing, and how to best utilize it for increased reach. They also have an incredible set of ebooks that you can download for free and learn from. Extremely useful I tell you. Here is the link to the blog: http://www.copyblogger.com/blog/

Are there any other blogs that you like to visit and learn from? Please share your favorite with me. I would love to hear all about them. How about you drop me a note via the comments box below.

Have a great day, and a very happy reading session!
Ranya Barakat

Ranya Barakat

Ranya is an entrepreneur with over a decade experience in pulling up her sleeves and getting S*** done. She is specialized in inbound marketing and inbound sales.

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