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I'm Akash Srivastava, a Freelance SEO Consultant, you can email me at: akash@akashseo.com
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I'm Akash Srivastava, a Freelance SEO Consultant, you can email me at: akash@akashseo.com
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14 Best SEO blogs to follow in 2019 and read them daily

Want to start a career in SEO? Do you wish to know more about SEO? Are you still not confident that you can do wonders being an SEO Expert?

If yes, read some great blogs or articles from those who are already in the SEO field. Staying on the top of best SEO practices and learning how to meet the ever-changing needs of customers is crucial for continued success in the SEO industry.

We all know that SEO is constantly changing and we saw some major changes in search engine algorithm. There is a significant increase in the importance of semantic SEO due to the addition of new features and functionalities. One of the best ways to stay updated with the latest SEO news is to follow top SEO blogs. However, with the availability of hundreds of blogs, it is difficult to navigate through all of your choices.

If you are a marketer, website owner, SEO expert or SEO consultant, it is must to follow SEO blogs. The latest SEO news, topics, how-to articles, videos and guides will mean a lot for your company.

Here, I have listed the best SEO blogs that have great potential for 2019. I have been reading and following some of these blogs for years. I can say one thing – whatever I learned is because of these blogs.

The Best SEO Blogs

1. Search Engine Land

Search Engine Land, founded by Danny Sullivan is one of the popular and successful sources of SEO news that also covers the latest trends in expert analysis, search engine trends, how-to guides and tips.  This blog is always the first to break the news and you will find dozens of posts on a single subject. In short, all of your SEO queries can be answered right on this blog.

2. Search Engine Watch

This is the other important SEO blog out there on web. It is one of my favorite SEO blogs, as it typically covers the news first and seems to publish frequently, adding a bit of additional information. Following these both SEO blogs is very beneficial, especially if you want to succeed in SEO. This website is meant for readers to share blog posts made by search engine marketing experts across the globe.

3. Search Engine Journal

This is a popular SEO blog that thrives on guest posts. So, you can hear different voices on a wide range of topics. It also covers SEO news and latest happenings like the above two sites, but seems to have some of the best content than any other site. It focuses on SEO, content marketing, social media, paid search and other online marketing topics. You can expect 5-10 new posts on a daily basis that includes quality guides and how-to’s for online marketing community.

4. The Moz Blog

If you have been around SEO world for some time, you are more likely to hear the term Moz. If you are not following this SEO blog, you are missing a lot. I am a frequent visitor to Moz Blog and never miss a Whiteboard Friday. Paying attention to this blog will ensure that you won’t miss anything related to SEO industry.

5. Google Webmaster Central

If you have a blog and want to learn ways to run it successfully, you should follow Google webmaster central blog. This is one of the best SEO blogs that help you learn new ways of blogging.

6. SEMrush

SEMRush is another best SEO blog that offers competitive SEO analysis tools along with powerful blogging platform. It allows SEO & online marketing professionals to share their opinions, thoughts, expertise and many more. All the articles or posts are published, if and only if they are approved by the editors. So, one can stay assured about the quality of posts.

7. Yoast

Yoast is a user-friendly SEO blog that is meant to provide knowledge on a variety of topics related to SEO, site analysis, social media, and conversion rate optimization etc. This is a WordPress optimization tool that allows you to add Title tags, Meta tags etc to your posts. This site gives vast amount of information on how to use SEO and optimize your website in such a way to reach huge audience.

8. Search Engine Roundtable

Search Engine Roundtable is one of the popular sources when it comes to SEO and SEM. It is run by Barry Schwartz and is a great site for webmasters who want to improve their blog statistics. This site also provides latest SEO updates which are beneficial for every website owner.

9. Akash Srivastava’s SEO Blog (Mine)

AkashSEO.com, my personal SEO blog focused on providing actionable SEO tips. (Of course, these tips are based on my experience and practical knowledge of SEO). I publish blogs regularly.

10. Neil Patel

Neil Patel provides a lot of information on traffic and analytics. This SEO blog is unique from others and you will find some practical tips that are quite effective. You will get addicted to the way Neil explained everything in his blog.  Neil highlights many types of techniques in his blogs that help you analyze them in a clear and concise manner.

11. SEO by the sea

SEO by the sea is an SEO blog that explains the SEO topics evidently and very intensely. The learners can understand the content with ease. The best thing about this SEO blog is that it tells about future ranking signals in Google and helps you use SEO tools in the best possible way.

12. Backlinko

Backlinko is one of my favorite SEO blogs. Brian Dean is the brain behind this wonderful blog. This is amongst one of the fastest growing SEO blogs and today it became one of the best 100 SEO blogs. To grab the attention of online viewers, Brian provided hundreds of practical tips and tricks related to SEO. I suggest checking this and would personally recommend it.

13. Ahrefs

Ahrefs.com is one of the biggest sources of SEO news, advice, opinion, reference and research. This blog helps you know SEO in a better way using detailed tutorials, case studies, opinions of SEO experts etc. Follow the weekly posts to keep you updated.

14. CognitiveSEO

This SEO blog aims to provide cost-effective solutions to meet the key requirements of SEO professionals. The blogs posted on this website are well researched and help in boosting online awareness.

I hope the above SEO blogs helped you know more about SEO and how can you reach a great height by enhancing online presence.

If you want to be productive in 2019, be sure to read and follow at least a few of the above SEO blogs!

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I'm Akash Srivastava, a Freelance SEO Consultant. I help people create or revise their SEO plan, implement it and monitor results. I regularly write about SEO. I have been in this since 2011. I read books in my spare time. You can hire me for the consultation only or to do everything. Contact me today!