Last updated on June 12th, 2017
‘Blogging’ we all are quite familiar with this term and majority of us interact with blogs regularly either in one way or another. Some of you may enjoy reading and commenting over blogs, some of you may be frequently contributing to blogs and many of you might be writing your own blog. Similarly many people has taken up blogging as a full time career and many enjoy blogging as a hobby. Whatever be the case, blogging has become a indispensable part of the online experience.
With 33.9 million new blogs being created every month, blogosphere is insanely competitive and to make a mark in this field, you really need to push your limits. If you are an aspiring blogger, entrepreneur or just looking for some inspiration this post is for you. Enjoy the sneak-peek into the journey of most popular SEO bloggers in the world.
List Of Best Inspirational SEO Bloggers
1. Rand Fishkin-moz.com
Rand Fishkin a Newyork based famous SEO blogger, who dropped out of college and started blogging about SEO back in 2004. In the same year 2004, SEOMoz was founded by Rand Fishkin and Gillian Muessig. SEOMoz a SaaS company based in Seattle, U.S. The company is backed by the largest community of SEO experts on the planet and builds and sells marketing related tools that make SEO, inbound marketing, content marketing and link building easy.
Rand is host of Whiteboard Friday, and is also co-author of many books written on SEO. This inspirational blogger is also a co-founder of Inbound.org and serves on the board of presentation software firm and Haiku Deck. Presently, Rand is actively running his company and writing a book for Random House. Besides work, in his free time he loves to travel with his wife.
2. Brian Dean- backlinko.com
Brain Dean, better known as founder of Backlinko, is an internationally recognized SEO expert. He launched Backlinko (an online marketing blog) back in 2010. Brian in his blog shares insanely practical strategies and actionable tips that digital marketers can employ to develop their online business. Within a span of five years, backlinko has become one of the most popular marketing blogs online and receives nearly 100,000 visitors a month.
Dean’s professional journey has been filled with ups and downs, he had his share of failures before he tasted success. After failing with his first five online businesses, he eventually reached a point where he felt successful. Besides his work on Backlinko, he has written many case studies and insightful posts that can be invaluable resource for any marketeer struggling to have a foothold in SEO industry.
3. Sean Patrick Si-seo-hacker.com
Sean Patrick is an SEO specialist famously known as head-honcho and editor-in-chief of SEO hacker, an IT company. This young Filipino achiever had worked in many companies before gaining internet fame. Sean served as a Technology Consultant for HP (Hewlett-Packard) for seven months and was later transferred to SEO hacking. In SEO hacking, within three months he became the company’s Managing Director and Proprietor. His core expertise lies in helping marketers improve their site’s ranking on Google and other search engines.
Born from Chinese parents, Sean is bible-believing christian, passionate about blogging, designing, leadership development, personal growth, sports, and socializing.
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4. Harsh Agrawal-shoutmeloud.com
Harsh Agrawal is the genius behind ShoutMeLoud, an award winning blog that represents a community of thriving bloggers who are popularly referred as ‘Shouters’. After bagging a degree in Engineering, Harsh worked with Convergys for sometime. Turning point in his life came in the year 2009, when he turned down a lucrative job offer from Accenture to take up blogging as a profession. Since then there is no looking back for this professional blogger. His award-winning blog enjoys an alexa rank of 376 in India and 2709 globally.
His vision is making blogging a full time business or a full time career option and in the upcoming times set it as an industry in India. When not working, he loves traveling, meditation and adventure sports.
5. Neil Patel-neilpatel.com
Neil Patel, one of the most prominent voices in the digital marketing industry better known as the co-founder of Crazy Egg, Hello Bar and KISSmetrics. Neil’s core competence lies in helping companies grow their revenue. He has helped some biggies like Amazon, HP, Viacom and NBC to name a few, in increasing their revenue. In addition to this, he is well-regarded blogger and writer. His posts has been featured in many top publications including TechCrunch, Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine.
Neil has many achievements in his kitty, he was recognized as a top 100 entrepreneur by President Obama when he was under the age of 35. Not only this, he has been awarded Congressional Recognition from the United States House of Representatives.
6. Jitendra Vasvani-bloggersideas.com
Jitendra Vaswani is a professional blogger, speaker and an influential digital marketer. He is the founder of Internet Marketing blog BloggersIdeas.com & Product Founder SchemaNinja.com. He had worked with leading companies like Zopper, Firstcry and Payoneer and helped them establish a formidable online reach. He started with his entrepreneurial journey with his famous blog: BloggersIdeas which is about Blogging, Digital Media and Technology. The blog became an instant success and Jitendra went on to establish his own Digital Marketing Agency called DigiExe. Based on Jitendra’s core principles of living on his own turns, working on what he loves and making the maximum effort every time, DigiExe has leaped forward and helped major online brands generate increased worth. Check out detailed portfolio : Jitendra.co
He was currently the Brand Ambassador of Payoneer( International Payment Solution Company) and a strong online influence over popular social media channels. He also takes initiative to share his experience with young aspirants and budding entrepreneurs at blogging and start-up events.
Through his first book : Inside A Hustler’s Brain : In Pursuit of Financial Freedom he want to help people to take actions in their life and bring change in people mindset. To be an entrepreneur mindset is everything.
7. Brian Clark-copyblogger.com
Brian Clark is the CEO of Rainmaker Digital better known as founder of one of the most read and famous blog Copyblogger. He started this blog back in 2006 with an aim to provide entrepreneurs with smart strategies related to copy writing, content marketing basically all around ‘Kings of content’. The blog has since grown enormously with 100k + subscribers, and brian has been featured in many books such as Linchpin by Seth Godin, Epic Content Marketing by Joe Pulizzi. Hack the Entrepreneur by Jon Nastor to name a few.
This genius leveraged his readership to launch copyblogger media and many software companies including StudipPress, Premise, Scribe and Synthesis. This inspirational blogger has many achievements under his belt. In 2014, Brian was named as one of the world’s Top 40 social marketing Talent and a Top 10 Online Marketing Expert by Forbes. Further, he was ranked #3 on a list of 100 Most Influential Online Marketers of 2009. Brian is still actively involved in day to day running of copy blogger.
8. Amit Agarwal-labnol.org
Amit agarwal famous as the man who introduced professional tech blogging in India. He holds an Engineering degree in Computer Science from I.I.T and authors hugely popular and award-winning blog ‘Digital Inspiration’. On this blog he shares ‘how to guides’ around mobile apps and consumer software with the purpose to help users take maximum advantage of the web technologies they are using.
This tech talent is a regular speaker at many technology and blogging conferences and has achieved many awards. Microsoft awarded him the Most Valuable Professional award for consecutively five years from 2007 -2011.
9. Barry Schwartz-barryschwartz.org
Barry Schwartz better known as CEO of ‘Rusty Brick’ a New York based Web Service firm that specializes in customized online technology. Since 1994, Rusty Brick has been selling custom web software including CRM applications, iPhone applications, helping companies decrease costs and increase sales.
Barry has been interviewed in many publications such as Forbes, New York Times, Bloomberg, USA Today, Business Week, Wall Street Journal and many more. Besides, he often appears on primetime TV, and NBC Nightly News to speak about mobile apps and SEO trends. Currently, he is enjoying advisory role for Yahoo, Search, Bing, Google and many startups and internet companies.
10. Pratik Dholakiya-pratikdholakiya.com
Meet the man behind E2M (a digital marketing agency ) ‘Pratik Dholakiya’. He is also the co-founder of MoveoApps, a mobile apps development company. With over 8 years of expertise in digital marketing, he has served more than 500 clients in different verticals.
This passionate marketer has been regarded as an Must Follow ‘SEO expert’ by Search Engine Watch and has been named as one of the top content marketing influencer by Onalytica consecutively for two years. He regularly shares his knowledge in leading publications such as Entrepreneur Magazine, Huffington Post, Search Engine Journal, Fast Company and more.
Over to you
So, here’s our list of Most Popular SEO bloggers. Hope this list gives you some useful insight into the world of SEO blogging. Happy blogging!