“Best Search Blogs?” Try these.

There is a lot that you can learn about online media from your own hands-on experience and direct observations.  But if you really want to shore up your SEM and SEO smarts, there is a world of insight to discover by reading blog posts from industry experts.  For a full initiation into search geekdom, I suggest that you follow these 5 blogs on a regular basis:

1. Google Webmasters Blog:

The official blog from Google that supports the resource center for webmasters:  http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/

2. Matt Cutts Blog:

Matt Cutts joined Google as a software engineer in January 2000 and is currently the head of Google’s Webspam team. He is widely followed in the search community as Google’s de facto spokesperson for SEO related issues.  Follow his blog “Gadgets, Google, and SEO” at http://www.mattcutts.com/blog/

3. SEOmoz Blog:

One of the best SEO resources on the web. Follow this blog to keep up to date with the most current News, Tips & Highlights from the search marketing industry: http://www.seomoz.org/blog

4. Search Engine Land:

One of the most read and trusted sources of information on search engine marketing including SEO, SEM & Social Media. http://searchengineland.com/

5. Search Engine Journal:

Search Engine Journal, established in 2003, is a 6 year old publication of Search & Social Media, LLC, which takes a community approach to the reporting of search engine news & the sharing of Search Engine Marketing knowledge & tactics: http://www.searchenginejournal.com/

Also, don’t forget to follow the CPM blog for our take on the most up-to-date industry information and trends, featuring unique perspectives from our digital marketing experts.


Brett Landry