Top Ten Personal Finance Blogs you’ve never heard of

Personal Finance Blogs

The personal finance blogging world is dominated by players like I Will Teach You to be Rich, Get Rich Slowly, and the Simple Dollar.  Though these bloggers have extremely valuable content, we feel that there are other lesser known bloggers that write posts that are of equal quality.  I scoured the internet to find the best personal finance bloggers that you’ve never heard of.  I gathered 30 blogs, aggregated their satistics, and chose the top ten to be displayed here before you today.

We objectively ranked these blogs by measuring the following statistics: Linkbacks, Traffic, Comments, Authority, Followers, and Retweets.

Let me know what you think about these blogs!  We ultimately want to tweak and revise our algorithm based on your feedback, so do let us know what you think of each blog that is mentioned here.  If you have a personal finance blog that you would like to recommend, list it in the comment section and we’ll create a receommended list.

So without further ado, here are the Top 10 Personal Finance Bloggerss that you have never heard of:

1. Jen – http://millionairemommynextdoor.com/

 

Total Score: 320

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 342
  • Average comments per post: 15
  • Compete traffic: 11,717
  • Twitter followers: 800
  • Following/Followers ratio: 17
  • Retweets in the past month: 3

2. Julia – http://www.bargainbabe.com/

 

Total Score: 284

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 852
  • Average comments per post: 4
  • Compete traffic: 20,075
  • Twitter followers: 605
  • Following/Followers ratio: 2.3
  • Retweets in the past month: 52

3. Kacie – http://www.sensetosave.com/

 

Total Score: 222

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 462
  • Average comments per post: 15
  • Compete traffic: 14,856
  • Twitter followers: 339
  • Following/Followers ratio: 2.8
  • Retweets in the past month: 0

4. Adam Baker – http://manvsdebt.com

 

Total Score: 205

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 256
  • Average comments per post: 18
  • Compete traffic: 11,153
  • Twitter followers: 3,583
  • Following/Followers ratio: 1
  • Retweets in the past month: 118

5. Miel and James – http://dinksfinance.com

 

Total Score: 185

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 1,070
  • Average comments per post: 1
  • Compete traffic: 7,509
  • Twitter followers: 440
  • Following/Followers ratio: .4
  • Retweets in the past month: 1

6. Steve – http://bripblap.com

 

Total Score: 164

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 669
  • Average comments per post: 5
  • Compete traffic: 8,161
  • Twitter followers: 372
  • Following/Followers ratio: 2.2
  • Retweets in the past month: 1

7. Broke Grad – http://brokegradstudent.com

 

Total Score: 154

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 290
  • Average comments per post: 5
  • Compete traffic: 11,303
  • Twitter followers: 210
  • Following/Followers ratio: 2.2
  • Retweets in the past month: 5

8. Ben and Frank – http://milkyourmoney.com

 

Total Score: 134

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 241
  • Average comments per post: 1
  • Compete traffic: 10,506
  • Twitter followers: 306
  • Following/Followers ratio: .9
  • Retweets in the past month: 0

9. Jacob – http://earlyretirementextreme.com/

 

Total Score: 110

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 243
  • Average comments per post: 9
  • Compete traffic: 6,760
  • Twitter followers: 135
  • Following/Followers ratio: 4
  • Retweets in the past month: 2

10. Nut – http://thewriterscoin.com

 

Total Score: 96

Key Metrics:

  • Linkbacks: 237
  • Average comments per post: 1
  • Compete traffic: 6,031
  • Twitter followers: 209
  • Following/Followers ratio: 3.5
  • Retweets in the past month: 5