The most popular web marketing blog of 2016 may be a local Orlando-based company, but the blog also had a global reach.
We’ve rounded up 10 of the most popular blogs of 2016 that focused on topics such as ecommerce, mobile, health, and more.1.
How to Sell on Facebook with a Blog.
“Facebook is the best way to make a living as an entrepreneur and blogger,” writes Dan Zimbalist, the CEO of Drip Media, which owns a number of web marketing sites.
“There are no better platforms to promote your product, service, or business.
There are so many ways to sell on Facebook, and it’s easy to learn how to use it.”2.
How To Make Your Blog More Popular With More Than 10,000 Likes.
Bloggers, according to Zimbart, “are just as likely to get 1,000 to 10,500 likes as people who have 5,000 or more.”
Zimben is the creator of the popular website Top Blogger.
His website was the top-ranked on the site with over 5,300 visitors per day.3.
How You Can Build Your Blogging Channel.
According to Zimbbalist and his business partner, Andrew Pecan, it’s important to “take advantage of the power of social media platforms like Facebook, Google Plus, Twitter, and Instagram” in order to “make your business stand out.”4.
How Blogging Became a Tool for Entrepreneurs to Make Money.
Blogs were also used to promote other businesses in 2015.
“If you are an entrepreneur who is passionate about building your own businesses, you can leverage your blogging platform to do so,” writes Pecano, who is a former chief content officer at LinkedIn.
“But if you’re looking to grow your business and reach a wider audience, blogs can be a great way to reach the right people.”5.
How A Blog Helped Me Get Started in Online Marketing.
Pecann and Zimba have worked together for years, and they are known for their unique insights on the industry.
“I started blogging at the beginning of my career as a digital marketing manager and was hooked on it for nearly 10 years,” says Pecant.
“In 2012, I was named to the Forbes 100, a list of the 100 best online marketers in the world.”
Pecans insight led him to “learn a lot” about the industry and its nuances.
He is now the managing editor of The Next Web and also writes a blog, The New Entrepreneur, about technology and business.6.
How Your Blog Can Help Your Business.
“The most powerful marketing tool in the hands of entrepreneurs is the blog,” says Zimbben.
“That is, a blog that is constantly evolving and changing to offer the latest news, product, and services.”7.
How Do You Get Your Blog To Get More People on Your Site?
“I like to think of it as a funnel,” explains Zimbbart.
“Your blog serves as a vehicle for getting traffic and awareness from the general public, who then go on to make more and more sales.
It’s also a way for the website owners to drive more traffic to their website, thereby increasing the likelihood that more people will come to the site.”8.
How Can You Build Your Business Blog With A Blog?
“It’s easy,” says Drip, which offers “a curated list of top bloggers.”
The company has an email list, a Facebook page, and an Instagram account.
“We use Facebook ads to drive traffic to the blog and we use Google AdWords ads to generate organic leads and referrals,” explains Pec.9.
How Does Your Blog Help Your Entrepreneurial Career?
“The blog helps us grow,” says David Burt, who co-founded Drip with Zimbba.
“As an entrepreneur, I have seen firsthand the power that the blogs have over people who are not tech savvy.”10.
How Will Your Blog Become More Popular?
The “social media age is a time of upheaval and disruption,” says Burt.
“People need to get their heads out of their ass and find new ways to get engaged in their communities.
It has been a boon to the business community to have bloggers on hand to help guide and help new entrepreneurs.”
What are your favorite blogs of the year?
Tell us about them in the comments below!
Photo credit: Flickr user Drip