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Top 10 Blogging Books

Check Out These Blogging Books to Learn Anything and Everything About Blogging


Whether you're new to blogging, want to learn how to use a new blogging platform, or want to learn how to make money from your blog, the books in this list of the top 10 blogging books will help you get wherever you want your blogging efforts to take you!

Blogging All-in-One for Dummies

The Most Comprehensive Book about Blogging

I might be biased because I wrote this book, but it really is the most comprehensive book to learn how to blog.  Blogging All-in-One for Dummies includes over 700 pages that teach you everything you need to know to start a blog, publish content, make money, grow your audience, find your niche, use Twitter, and even blog for your business! 

The Complete Idiot's Guide to WordPress

Absolute Beginners' Guide

The Complete Idiot's Guide to WordpPess covers both the basics of setting up a WordPress blog, enhancing your blog, making money from your blog, tracking your blog's performance, and more.

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Tumblr for Dummies

Great Beginner's Guide

Tumblr for Dummies is written in a straightforward, easy-to-read manner that makes it easy to understand how to use Tumblr.

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Google Blogger for Dummies

Easy Guide to Getting Started with Blogger.com

Google Blogger for Dummies takes the reader from setting up a brand new blog through publishing, promoting, monetizing and more/

Full disclosure: Google Blogger for Dummies was written by Susan Gunelius, About.com Guide to Web Logs

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The Art of Freelance Blogging

Simple Blogging Overview

The Art of Freelance Blogging is a great choice for freelance blogging beginners who want to make money blogging for others.

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Blog Design for Dummies

Easy to Read

Blog Design for Dummies covers the basics of creating and editing your blog so it looks just the way you want it.

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Problogger: Secrets for Blogging Your Way to a Six Figure Income

Great Guide to Making Money from Your Blog

Problogger: Secrets to Blogging Your Way to a Six Figure Income was written by Darren Rowse, author of one of the most popular blogs about blogging, Problogger.net.

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HTML, XHTML & CSS Visual Quickstart Guide

Comprehensive Guide to Learn HTML, XHTML and CSS

If you want to dive deeper into your blog's design and functionality and you don't want to have to pay a web designer to help you, then you need to learn HTML, XHTML and CSS, the programming languages used to tell web browsers what your blog's content is and how to display it. HTML, XHTML & CSS Visual Quickstart Guide will help you learn everything you need to know to truly customize your blog.

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Wordpress Web Design for Dummies

Guide to Creating and Modifying WordPress Blogs

Wordpress Web Design for Dummies is a guide to WordPress blog design. It's not for absolute beginners but better suited to readers who have some blogging, web design, and WordPress knowledge already.

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Smashing WordPress: Beyond the Blog

Ideal for Web Designers and Developers

Smashing WordPress: Beyond the Blog is best suited to web designers, web developers, and advance WordPress users.It covers everything from creating a WordPress blog to developing themes and plugins. 

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