Enter to Win Two of These Top 10 Must-Read Best-Selling 📚 Pro Business Books

Win Two of These Top 10 Must-Read Best-Selling 📚 Pro Business Books


10 Essential Business & Marketing Books

I've compiled a list of ten essential business and marketing books that every business owner absolutely must read before diving into the world of DIY marketing.

These books are packed with actionable advice, powerful insights, and strategic guidance to help you maximize your marketing efforts. I hope you find these books as enlightening and inspiring as I have. Happy reading, and best of luck on your DIY marketing journey! 




Book number one is my very own 5-star rated and top-ten ranking, "Create Killer Content," but I've also included nine other fantastic reads from industry leaders like Jacob Nielsen, Seth Godin, Neil Patel, Gary Vaynerchuk, Kim Garst, and Tim Ferris. Here are ten game-changing marketing books every DIY marketing business owner needs to read right now.



  1. Create Killer Content by Marcia Hylton 🥳 🚀 

    My book, "Create Killer Content," is a strategic marketing guide and planner that provides tools and strategies to help you kickstart your marketing journey. You'll learn the essentials of researching, planning, writing content, and selecting powerful keywords and hashtags. Discover how to create engaging, results-driven marketing content that attracts clients and boosts sales. (Amazon)

  2. The One Thing by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan

    This book will help you identify the single most important focus for your business and marketing efforts. By zeroing in on your top priority, you'll be able to make better decisions, simplify your strategy, and ultimately drive more success.

  3. Don't Make Me Think by Steve Krug 

    This essential guide to web usability will help you create a website that is easy for your customers to navigate and understand. Learn how to optimize your site for maximum user engagement and conversion.

  4. Everybody Writes by Ann Handley 🚀

    Ann Handley's book is a must-read for anyone who creates content. Learn the art of writing compelling, engaging content that resonates with your audience and keeps them coming back for more.

  5. Purple Cow by Seth Godin 🚀

    I'm a huge fan of Seth Godin's work. Seth Godin's classic book will teach you how to create a truly remarkable product or service that stands out from the competition. Learn how to create a "purple cow" that captivates customers and keeps them coming back.

  6. The 4-Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss

    Tim Ferriss's groundbreaking book will teach you how to work smarter, not harder. Learn how to streamline your business and marketing efforts so you can focus on what truly matters: growing your business and living the life you've always dreamed of.

  7. Crush It! by Gary Vaynerchuk

    Gary Vaynerchuk's no-nonsense guide to personal branding and online marketing will inspire you to take charge of your online presence and leverage social media to grow your business.

  8. Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook by Gary Vaynerchuk 🚀

    In this follow-up to Crush It!, Vaynerchuk teaches you how to create a knockout social media strategy that combines valuable content with powerful calls to action. Learn how to engage with your audience and drive results effectively. 

  9. Will It Fly? by Pat Flynn

    Before you invest time and money into a new marketing strategy, read Pat Flynn's book to learn how to test your ideas for viability. Find out if your marketing ideas have the potential to take off and drive real results for your business.

  10. The Art of SEO by Eric Enge, Stephan Spencer, and Jessie Stricchiola

    Master the art of search engine optimization with this comprehensive guide. Learn how to drive organic traffic to your website, increase online visibility, and convert more visitors into customers.


Enter to Win This Special Giveaway! 

Enter to win your very own copy of two of these must-have marketing books.💝 Entrants must be residents within the continental US.

  • Deadline: Thursday, June 15 at 10 am Mountain time.
  • Winner Announcement: The winner will be announced on Instagram on Monday, June 19, after 5 pm Eastern. The winner will be tagged at the username/handle provided when they entered. The winner will also be notified by email. 
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About Marcia

Marcia Hylton is a seasoned marketing professional and travel enthusiast. With over 15 years of experience, she has a track record of planning and executing successful marketing campaigns for Fortune 500 companies. After starting a national award-winning marketing agency, she has served a wide range of clients, including small business owners and NBA celebrities. Now, Marcia offers expert marketing strategy to a diverse range of clients, with a focus on delivering measurable results.