The Best Blogging Guides

With so many good blogging guides available, there's no need to go it alone. Blogging may look simple enough, but there are some subtle rules and tricks that can make the difference between your blog becoming a popular destination or languishing in one of the many forgotten corners of the Internet.

For writers who have information to share, blogs are the easiest way to self-publish. But how do you get started in the world of blogging? If you've already managed to start a blog, then how do you make sure that you are writing a good blog, one that readers will come back to again and again? Take a look at some of these blogging guides to help you on your journey to successful blogging.

  • Blogging Tips,  http://www.bloggingtips.com: This is a great blog about blogging. Here you will find daily tips on ways to improve your blog, written by a team of blogging experts. You will also find a forum to share information with other bloggers, as well as lists of resources and tips for advertising and making money on your blog.
  • Dummies Guide to Blogger, http://bloggerfordummies.blogspot.com: Another blog about blogging, aimed primarily at those who choose to use Blogger to host their blog, although the site does offer tips that are useful for bloggers using other blogging services as well.
  • Daily Blogging Tips, http://www.dailyblogtips.com: This site, offering new information daily, is quite easy to navigate and is full of great blogging tips for both beginner and expert bloggers.
  • Articles on Blogging, http://www.articlesonblogging.com: This is a collection of… you guessed it… articles on blogging! The comprehensive list featured on this site covers many topics, such as getting started, blogging for business, making money blogging, building readership, etc.
  • The Newbie Guide to Blogging, http://www.lifehack.org/articles/communication/the-newbie-guide-to-blogging.html: This is an older article written by Dustin Wax. The information is still quite relevant. Dustin's clear, concise, step-by-step guide for novice bloggers will get you started on a great blog.
  • The Huffington Post Complete Guide to Blogging: This book on blogging is written by the editors of The Huffington Post. Started by Arianna Huffington, the Huffington Post is a liberal political blog read by millions of loyal readers. It is also the most linked to blog on the Web.
  • Blogging for Dummies: Another in the popular "For Dummies" series of how-to books, this guide to blogging gives you all the information you could ever need about blogging, presented in an easy to understand format.

Whether you blog to bring customers to your business, to show off your hobby or to make some cash, these blogging guides can help you achieve your goals.

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