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40+ Best WordPress Blogs (And Their Best Posts)

Thinking of starting a blog and want to expand your knowledge? This collection of the best WordPress blogs (and their best posts) will help you discover the most valuable resources in the WordPress community.

Here’s who’s who in the WordPress space (in no particular order):

Smashing Magazine

If you want to explore the technical side of WordPress and customize it using code or advanced tools, you will find the Smashing Magazine blog useful for this purpose – and the WordPress section especially.

WooCommerce Blog

Ecommerce professionals and online store owners, this is your first go-to resource to learn about customizing your websites. From this blog, you will get all the secrets and insights about selling online.

Kinsta Blog

If you’re interested in reading about website performance, hosting, and security, Kinsta is one of the best WordPress blogs for you. More recently, the blog has incorporated more development advice pieces and tutorials, so it’s particularly good for more experienced WordPress users.


Wordfence is one of the best WordPress blogs for security. If you follow this blog, you will receive security-related news or alerts, research about what makes WordPress vulnerable, and guides on how to fix various issues.


WPShout is a blog dedicated to web developers, which covers mostly tutorials about WordPress development and other technical topics.

Blogging Wizard

Blogging Wizard is the resource for advice about all things blogs – from starting one to creating content, doing marketing, and making money with your site.


Colorlib is a website that focuses on WordPress themes and templates, so this is what you’ll see tackled on their blog for the most part – template collections and theme lists for any niche you can think of, plus other various roundups of tools.


WPBeginner tends to be the go-to place for those who are new to WordPress. You’ll find detailed guides, walk-through tutorials, and even a glossary of WordPress terms.

Astra Blog

With a strong focus on building websites, Astra covers handy tips and tricks, design best practices, and advice for using the Astra theme.


This is your go-to blog if you want to build your first WordPress site. It’s a blog dedicated to beginners who need tutorials and guides about creating fully functional websites that get traffic.

Matt Mullenweg

This is the blog of WordPress’ founding developer. Here, Mullenweg writes about innovation, web curiosities, personal experiences, WordPress news, conferences, and all things tech. News

This is the official WordPress community blog, where you will read all the news regarding WordPress – from releases to announcements, roadmaps, volunteer teams, roundups, and podcasts with useful advice.


WPForms is one of the most popular drag-and-drop form builder plugins. However, the blog features tons of useful tutorials, showcases, and thought-leadership pieces.


A very strong site with lots of great resources. Apart from their flagship content, you will also find various tutorials about themes, plugins, and other ways of modifying your WordPress site.


Whether you’re an experienced user or a complete beginner, WPMU DEV is one of the best WordPress blogs for all skill levels. You can catch up on the latest WordPress news, access expert advice, and review plugins and themes.

Elegant Themes Blog

This is a WordPress blog more oriented around various marketing strategies related to WordPress, like reaching a specific number of visitors, getting followers on social media or developing skills that make you a more efficient blogger.


Having a nice and personalized design, with well structured information, WPLift gives you all the info you’d need on various issues related to WordPress. It covers the latest updates, plugins, themes, and shares many usable tips.

WP Mayor

One of the oldest WordPress resource sites, WP Mayor was founded by Jean Galea in 2013 and it’s specialized in WordPress plugins, themes, reviews, tutorials, news, opinion posts, as well as various tips on how to improve your WordPress website.

WordPress Arena

A dynamic blog for WordPress developers and designers. It shares information on various matters like: coding, themes, tools, tips, tricks, news, marketing and more.


For those of you who are looking for a reliable source of SEO insights, this blog will deliver tips and tricks – for both beginners and advanced users – that help you rank higher in the search engines.


Torque Magazine is one of the best WordPress blogs and is published by hosting provider WP Engine. The blog covers a wide variety of subjects like development, content writing, podcasts, and more.

Site Point

A blog dedicated to web developers and web designers. There’s a section related only to WordPress where you can find the latest news, tips and tutorials, most of them for advanced users.


Elementor is one of the best page builders for WordPress and host to one of the best WordPress blogs around. They feature reviews of tools for business owners, advice on how to master your marketing and business administration, and more.


A blog oriented more on promoting themes and products developed by its owners. If you’re interested in this topic, you can take a look at its collection, which covers categories like business, video, magazine, ecommerce and so on.


The main purpose of this site is to provide various solutions to designers and developers. The hints, tips and tutorials they present are more technical and more directed to advanced users. Nonetheless, you can find some good advice and suggestions here.

Foo Plugins

The team here specializes in building plugins, but the blog is full of actionable WordPress advice, both for beginners as well as advanced users comfortable around source code.


You’ll find all sorts of content on IsItWP that’s helpful for both beginners and more tech-savvy users. For example, you can learn how to create a membership website, monetize your blog, and build an online store. Plus, you can access free online tools like a domain name generator and a website speed test.


A blog that covers both the technical side of things and the down-to-earth aspects of site building too. They post tutorials, recommendations, promotions, events and tips about plugins, themes, services, security, SEO and more.

Blog Tyrant

Launched in 2010, Blog Tyrant started out helping bloggers make a living online. Therefore, you can expect to find valuable blogging tools, how-to tutorials, product reviews, and other resources to grow your WordPress blog.


This professional blog gives the public great detailed articles about the latest news, plugins, tools, themes, images and other products in the WordPress space.

WP Explorer

If you’re looking for a credible source for all things WordPress-related, then this may be the blog for you. It focuses on plugins, themes, as well as code-heavy tutorials on how to solve specific issues in WordPress.

WP Crafter

WP Crafter publishes detailed guides on all kinds of WordPress topics, along with the occasional product review or Best Of roundup. It’s also home to the popular YouTube channel.


WPLeaders aims to help users find “the best of” plugins, themes, and other resources. It’s a great place if you’re looking for plugin reviews, roundups, and recommendations.


TemplateMonster is a website that features WordPress templates, plugins, and graphics. On the blog, expect more of the same, together with WordPress tutorials and various topics involving other website builders.

Envato Tuts+

This is a complex blog, gathering 18,780 tutorials and nearly 500 video courses from many areas, often from the WordPress community. You can also find updates, news, surveys and offers related to WordPress.

WP Tavern

WP Tavern is a hub for the WordPress community where you can catch up on the latest news, releases, and trends. Better yet, you can access deep discussions and interviews between industry professionals.


WinningWP compiles lists of the best WordPress sites and tools in various niches. They also publish detailed guides on various aspects of running a WordPress site.


WPChestnuts is a blog where beginners and professionals alike can find information about WordPress. On this blog, you will see comparisons, tutorials, reviews, list posts, and more.

Chris Lema

On this blog, Chris Lema shares professional tips that teach you how to use WordPress to grow your business, plus more on other related matters.


Themeisle is our other blog that’s all about delivering beginner and advanced insights on everything related to WordPress, be it development, design, social media, marketing, or community. In short, anything a WordPress person needs for a blooming business.


CodeinWP (that’s us!) is a blog that tries to be useful to WordPress enthusiasts, bloggers and everyone who wants to build their own website. No matter if you want to use WordPress or not, we’re here for you!

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tammy ane
November 2, 2018 5:00 am

Hey great post! Thanks for sharing. It will be really helpful for many bloggers eager to learn digital marketing.

tammy ane
October 14, 2018 4:37 pm

Informative, Thanks for sharing this huge collection. Good Job. Keep going on.

December 28, 2017 2:35 pm

Very useful post. Thanks for sharing this post.

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