10 Most Essential SEO books for Beginners 2017-Learn SEO in Expert Level.

Although there are numerous blogs, websites and articles you can find dedicated to SEO, sometimes the best way to learn in depth is by finding an adeptly -written book that can explain the SEO strategy and tactics.

Here is a concise list of 10 best SEO books that we have found for beginners to experts, looking to improve their SEO techniques and results.

Note this.-It is always good to read one best book than to read 10 bad books. And it is better to read some best up-to-date books than reading several best outdated books.

Read and apply the best-updated techniques from expert’s pen on SEO techniques for high search engine ranking, traffic, and prestige. Click on the book title link below and learn more about and reviews of the books.


1.The Art of SEO: Mastering Search Engine Optimization 3rd Edition

By Eric Enge, Stephan Spencer, and Jessie Stricchiola


This book states the basic guidelines on how to build SEO strategy for your website. This book will certainly help you if you want a quick and comprehensive up to date with SEO.

The latest edition of “The Art of SEO” is the world’s most popular SEO book has been released. Read it and learn how the three authors tell about up-to-date and most effective techniques of search engine optimization for this year


2.Search engine optimization 2017: Learn SEO with smart internet marketing strategies

By Adam Clarke


The author reveals the secrets to earning ton of traffic to your site through this book. She states Links are still a significant factor for getting high search engine ranking, So the book talks about effective link building methods without Google penalties.

You’ll find valuable lessons and many of the SEO pointers in the book and can see results in less than a week. You can find 20+ SEO tools and can get valuable knowledge on social media hacking.



3. SEO Fitness Workbook, 2017 Edition: The Seven Steps to Search Engine Optimization

 By Jason McDonald


This book reflects the ability of the author to break down complex ideas into simple do-able steps. Jason McDonald, A master teacher, and storyteller acts as a couch with his 7 steps to which he calls SEO fitness. Written in “plain English”, and excellent analogies helps you think about and build a successful strategy to get your business, blog, or non-profit to the top of the Google search list.

One of his readers says-

“This book is written in such a way that breaks SEO to a level that is not intimidating to beginners like me. There are an unending number of resources that Jason provides (not just in the book- but also linked to his website) and he gives plenty of examples to make things practical…”


4.Search Engine Optimization All-in-One for Dummies

By Bruce Clay


Bruce Clay is one of the world’s best SEO consultant before Google was born.The book provides an exhaustive combination of 10 books with “all in one option”. You’ll learn basic to advance knowledge on every particular point needed for SEO practices. It also explains how to apply effective keyword strategies, web designing, creating links and much more.

If you’re a website owner, developer, marketer, or SEO consultant, this best-known book is a must-read for you. The recent edition is now available to buy online.


5. SEO 2017 & Beyond: A Complete SEO Strategy – Dominate the Search Engines!

By Dr. Andy Williams


Andy Williams is a Drum DADI award winning SEO and digital market Consultant having 13 years of experience in SEO. Through his book, he explains the importance of white-hat SEO strategy and what are the key points to acquire the same.Through his path, you can improve rankings and traffic of your website in a less and quality ways.

A reader says-

“Excellent guidance in the nuances of search engine optimization for website development. Engaging writing style by a well-known expert instructor”.


6.Search Engine Optimization: Searchers either find you, or they find your Competitors

By Rebecca Lieb


Rebecca Lieb is a renowned SEO consultant, research analyst as well as a writer, author, and editor. In her book she uncovers tactics, strategies, and secrets to improve rankings and traffic of your site, disclosing information about search engine optimization.

A reader says: this is a very clear, concise book that has everything I needed to know to help develop SEO strategies for clients and identify an SEO expert as our consultant. I highly recommend this book over any other. It cuts through the phony rhetoric and gets right to the point. A good text for beginners and intermediates.



7. SEO Like I’m 5: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Search Engine Optimization

By Matthew Capala


The book may appear to you as it I s only for the beginners but it is a new approach for the readers on SEO concepts.The author Matthew Capala is an international SEO and content marketing strategist, Adj. Professor at NYU, international speaker, author, and entrepreneur. The book SEO Like I’m 5 explains the basic principles, techniques, and tools used to improve SEO and blog getting yourself found in search engine first-page rank, social media, and blogs.

Clear and easy to understand!


8.From Ranking to Revenue: A Business Owner’s Guide

By Jason Healey


Healey a founder of Digital Marketing Agency is also an online certified marketing professional (OCMP) and certified professional in digital media. From ranking to revenue, as the name suggest brings out the effective way to rank your business in search engines with the highest traffic to your website.. The author shows how to research your market, find the targeting keywords, apply SEO, use effective inbound links and measure ROI (Return on Investment).



9.SEO Decoded: 39 Search Engine Optimization Strategies

By Shane David   


Having the experience of 17 years, the author Shane David is into the small businesses, blogs, E-commerce websites, local businesses, large corporations and everything in-between. He has over 10,000 first page rankings under his belt.

SEO decoded is a collection of 39 powerful SEO strategies, the key strategies to employ for your site, just the good stuff that will make a huge difference to your rankings.



10.WordPress SEO 2017: Optimize your WordPress Site for Better Rankings! (Webmaster Series) 

By Dr. Andy Williams


Andy Williams has been teaching search engine optimization and WordPress for over a decade. As an ex-Science teacher, Andy has the knack of simplifying complex topics to make them more easily accessible to everyone.

The well known SEO expert for over decade presents his latest, up-to-date edition to optimize your WordPress site for search engine visibility. The author says WordPress is a fantastic platform for building websites, but can produce a lot of SEO challenges. If not careful, a WordPress site may have a lot of duplicate content to be penalized by Google. He teaches his best on how to minimize duplication.


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