As an Entrepreneur you are no doubt caught between reading everything you can get your hands on and filtering what you read because you have so little time.

To make life a little easier for you here are 10 websites that produce highly valuable, easily readable information for all start ups and business owners.

Practice Trumps Theory

Practice Trumps Theory

A great blog on rolling up your sleeves and getting into business.

Sorted into the following topic heading the posts are easy to read and invaluable insights:

  • Minimum Viable Product
  • Lean Startup
  • Innovation Accounting
  • Customer Development
  • Business Models
  • Actionable Metrics




One of the most misunderstood aspects of marketing – writing powerful copy is covered here with an amazing list of eBooks, resources and articles for the beginner to the advanced.

They cover topics ranging from:

  • Content Marketing
  • Copywriting
  • SEO Copywriting
  • Email Marketing
  • Keyword Research
  • Landing Pages
  • Internet Marketing



Duct Tape Marketing


Duct Tape Marketing 

How to build marketing strategies and campaigns for small businesses on small budgets.

Their blog covers:

  • Business Plans
  • CRM
  • Email
  • Graphics and Design
  • Content Creation
  • SEO
  • Advertising
  • PR
  • Video Tools
  • Social Media
  • Customer Service
  • Finance


a smart bear


A Smart Bear 

Advice from Jason Cohen, founder of WP Engine & Smart Bear Software.

Jason took Smart Bear from start-up and sold it for millions plus he actively invests.  Huge insights from a highly successful young guy.






Despite the vibey, Gen Y name this site has excellent hints across many areas of interest for business owners.

They curate content from dozens of authors keen to get noticed and so the quality fo teh articels is generally very high.


neil patel




Described at the king of SEO Neil Patel writes about everything related to content marketing and SEO.

Plus, if you want him to, he can do it all for you.


seth godin

No mucking around here Seth Godin is world renowned for his books and seminars on marketing and other key topics for business people.

There are more than 2,500 archived articles on this site, all (that I’ve gotten to so far anyway) will worth the effort of reading.


startup nation

Start Up Nation

Offers advice on scaling businesses with helpful posts on a range of topics from marketing, go to market, funding and saleability.



Written by Staff Writers, edited by Peter Spann

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