Is there a blogger in your life that needs a life some blogging accessories? As it is my birthday in under a month, I thought I’d pull together a list of great birthday presents for bloggers.

I’ve separated it up into three price ranges, starting at the cheapest, (under $25, through to over $100), so there should be something for everyone!

Great Blogger Presents – $25 and Under

Books make great presents, and most of them are under $25, so that’s what we’ll start with. As an added bonus, perhaps your blogger may turn off the computer while reading, miracles can happen! Click the photos to find out more.


Blogging Tips – What Bloggers Won’t Tell You About Blogging by Lorelle VanFossen

Returning to the basics, Lorelle VanFossen has put together hundreds of the tips you need to know before you start blogging, and to keep you on track long after.

Do you need inspiration for your writing, or perhaps your friends needs to learn how to write something interesting. Get No one cares what you had for lunch, its a great guide with 100 ideas to spice up your blog.
your-crappy-blog_guys_feature_feature-large This T-shirt says it all. You have to get one! Check it out!

Or if you have something snappy to say, get it onto a T-shirt here at

The Elements of Style For bloggers to be taken seriously, proper English must be employed in all writing. The Elements of Style is the best book there is for understanding styles of writing and improving your communication.
The 4 Hour Workweek

Why work 36 hours a week, Timothy Ferris shows you how to work only 4! Check out this best seller, surely a hit with all bloggers.

Yoga Chair The TrackMan Wheel from Logitech is designed for the heavy user, perfect for blogging. 
Yoga Chair Anything written by Seth Godin
Seth has a way with words, and is great inspiration for any blogger.


LiveJournal Paid Subscription: With over 9 million users, LiveJournal is one of the world?s largest online communities. You can use LiveJournal in many different ways: as a private journal, a blog, a social network, a content reader and much more.

Great Blogger Presents – $25 to $100

So you’ve got a bit more cash in your pocket, looking for something a bit more pricey, but still for the blogger. Here’s my picks for the 25 to 100 dollar range.

Yoga Chair The Yoga Chair – For those who seek ultimate comfort and great posture, The Original YogaChair? is the perfect solution. Finally, an affordable high-quality wooden kneeling chair available in a variety of colors!
G15 Keyboard The Logitech? G15 Keyboard? Try it and you won’t imagine going back to a standard keyboard.
Gaming Mouse The Logitech? MX? 518 redefines extreme performance with a 1600-dpi ultra-high resolution optical engine that delivers startling response and mirror-smooth tracking. Makes surfing a breeze.
Surge Protection The Belkin 6-Outlet 550VA USB Battery Backup offers protection for your computer against blackouts and brownouts. $75,000 of equipment protection says this is the goods.

Aaron Wall?s SEO Book is an excellent resource for anyone aspiring to round up some great search engine results. This is probably the only book that covers the material in this depth and is always up to date with the latest advances in technologies and techniques.

Great Blogger Presents – $100 and Over

We know you love your blogger, why not treat them to something really special! Below are our top picks for gifts that will surprise and show just how much you really care! Click on the image to find out more. Chairs are a pretty personal thing, but I’ve picked out a couple of my favorites here.

Aeron Chair This is seriously the best chair ever designed.
Exceeding all expectations and standards of its predecessors, the Aeron Chair By Herman Miller, with its 12-year warranty, has become the new benchmark in the arena of ergonomic office, seating.

TypePad Subscription: the feature-rich and easy-to-use solution for personal & business weblog publishing. TypePad weblogs are hosted by Six Apart and enable people to share information and communicate, publicly or privately, from their desktop or their mobile phone.
Mesh Task Chair Professional Air Grid Back Managers Chair with Mesh Seat. Not as pricy as the Aeron or the Mirra, but a good cheaper option with good lumbar support.
42″ Flat Panel Plasma TV, PC ready with Support up to 1280 x 1024. Everyone needs a little downtime to watch the hockey, but this doubles as a great computer monitor for those tired eyes. A must have for any serious blogger! 
Mirra Chair The Mirra Chair By Herman Miller is an innovative blend of passive and active adjustments that provide a new reference point in performance, aesthetics and value. It automatically shapes itself to each user, while a few simple adjustments fine-tune the fit and feel. The chair’s next-generation innovations all work together in a fresh-looking chair that’s easy to use.


Your Turn…

So that’s my list, (Mum are you reading?) Now it’s your turn to let everyone know what presents you want, or you think would be good for a blogger, from beginner through to problogger!

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Published by Mike Thomas

Mike Thomas P.Eng. ENV SP, is the author of and Director of Engineering at the City of Revelstoke in the Interior of British Columbia, Canada.

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