Many of you requested a list of best books every blogger needs to read. So we reached out to the top bloggers in the world and asked for their thoughts. Regardless of whether you are a beginning blogger or 10-year blogging veteran, you will find some value from the books on this list.
Strengthfinder 2.0 by Tom Rath (2007)
The author of this book says that the key to success is finding your strengths and using them. The book talks about developing your talent and honing these skills. The whole idea is to use these strengths in your business and in your life.
The Goal by Eliyahu Goldratt (1984)
The Goal is a business-orientated fiction novel written by a professional business consultant. The Book is about a man named Alex. Alex has three months to turn his plant operations area around and make it rise to be successful. This book can provide you with the inspiration to do the same with your blog
Brain Rules: 12 Principles for surviving and thriving at work, home, and school by John Medina
This book has 12 chapter that each explains the ways in which our brains function and shares insight to teach the reader about the brain. This knowledge is helpful to understand yourself and how to better understand your readers.
Getting things done by David Allen (2002)
This time-management novel is written by a productivity consultant. The information in this book will help you make the most out of your time and be more productive on your blog.
Sticky Readers: How to attract a loyal Blog Audience by Writing More Better by Margaret Andrews
Your readers are a very important part to your blog. In reality, they are the most important part. This book helps you really reach out to the readers and pull them in. While also making more customers, readers, show up.
Blog, Inc.: Blogging for Passion, Profit, and to create Community by Joy Deangdeelert Cho and Meg Mateo Ilasco
The advice within this book is just what you need to run a successful blog and even make some money from it.
How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie
The tips in this book can help you increase your reader traffic.
The Blogger’s Survival Guide by Lexie Lane and Becky Mcneer
This is the perfect guide to help you kick off your blog.
31 Days to Finding your Blogging Mojo by Bryan Allain
The title says a lot, this book outline the ways to find your “mojo” and enhance your blog.
Pro Blogger by Darren Rowse and Chris Garrett
Pro Blogger provides blogger with advice on how to improve their blog. It also show ways to keep it running smoothly.
Blogging Made Simple by Michael H. Fleischner and Justin Freid
The book outlines how you can make money blogging.
Simplify by Joshua Becker
The book tries to get the reader to understand that you will be better off if you don’t spend you life too concerned about getting possessions. This could help your blog because you can learn from its message and also even come up with a related topic.
Mindset by Carol Dweck
You must look within yourself before you can be of use to other people. That is the main idea of personal development . This unique book will give you enough food for thought to apply to your blog.
Brainfluence: 100 Ways to Persuade and Convince Consumers with Neuromarketing
Neuroscience is the study of how the brain works. Neuromarketing is the act of using neuroscience to gain customers. Remember, readers= customers! This book can help you to boost your amount of readers if you know how to understand them better.
Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi and Tanl Raz
Teaches you how to build successful relationships that you can apply to how you interact with your readers.
Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni
This book goes over common issues with working in a team and how to solve those issues and teach you how to function better in a group.
Eat the Frog! 21 great ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time by Brian Tracy
This book is a way to help you eliminate procrastination and become more productive.
Falling forward: Turning Mistakes into Stepping Stones for Success by John C Maxwell
Everyone makes mistakes and the best thing to do is to learn from them. This book will empower you to turn your mistakes into something more positive.
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
How you think affects the quality of your blog. Having the right process will make a big difference. find your balance and use that to your advantage. This book will help you improve how you think.
The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
This intriguing novel has sold more than 2 million copies and has been translated in 30 different languages. It is a sure shot way to improve your outlook on life.
How to Make money Blogging by Bob Lotich
Everyone dreams of making money when they start their blog, this insightful book it exactly how you can do that.
Born to Blog by Mark Schaefer and Stanford Smith
Most books focus on personal blog. However, this one focuses on both personal and business blogs alike. It is a helpful guide to get you setup of success.
The Attention Revolution: Unlocking the power of the focused mind by Allan Wallace And David Goleman
Focusing is how you will write posts at the best of your abilities, which will lead to more successful blog.
Blog Wonderful by Dana Fox
Another outstanding book on how to write a good blog.
And there you have it, 25 Books every blogger needs to read. Hopefully these books will give you some insight and help you get on the right track for you blog. They all possess qualities that you should learn from that will help your blog be more successful. Do you have other books you would like to suggest? Please leave a comment.