best blogsAre you a blogger and looking for inspiration on how to blog better? Are you looking to really monetize your blog long-term?

Here’s the list of top 10 amazing blogs that every blogger must follow and read.

1.) Copyblogger – You’ve probably come across this superstar blog many times if you’re one of the many people interested in learning more about writing well. The site teaches you how to write compelling copy, the genesis of online marketing success. It has compiled its own best-of list, a good sample of blog posts to read if this site is new to you.

2.) Blogging Basics 101 – As the name suggests, this site is perfect for you if you’re just starting out with blogging. On this site, you’ll learn everything from legal use of logos on your blog to repurposing your blog posts into new types of content. We hope this site begins updating more frequently in 2012!

3.) Fuel Your Blogging – If you’re an avid blogger who wants to suck every last bit of ROI out of your blog, this site is the place for you. Here you’ll get tips and info beyond the basics, like details about comment spamming, how to integrate your blog with other social media networks, and how to use data and statistics in your blog posts.

4.) ProBlogger – The content on ProBlogger focuses on monetizing your blogging efforts. The posts are thorough, thoughtful, and often feature either guest posts from other industry titans or discuss new thought leadership content being published. It’s a great blog for both beginners and seasoned pros.

5.) For Bloggers By Bloggers – What better source for blogging advice than a blogging community? Get information from the front lines on this site to make every aspect of your blog better.

6.) Blogging Tips – This site is just what it sounds like…tips on blogging! The site is helpful because it understands the day to day problems bloggers encounter, and presents tips and tools to solve those problems and make blogging easier.

7.) Blogussion – With a tagline like “Blogging for the Mind” you better believe the folks at Blogussion are creating some cerebral content. This site is ideal for a more advanced audience looking to go beyond the basics of blogging.

8.) Daily Blog Tips – If you’re wondering how to make money on your blog, this site will help you figure it out with tips on SEO, blog promotion, writing tips, and web design best practices.

9.) Spice Up Your Blog – Although these folks focus on all types of blog tips, go to them for some exceptionally good tips on making your blog more visually appealing.

10.) The Blog Herald – Where do bloggers go to stay up to date on news in the blogging world? The Blog Herald will ensure you’re in the know on all the latest news and releases that bloggers need to know about to stay current in their industry.

Got another great blog or website about blogging that you think people should be reading? Share it in the comments so we can check it out!