45 of The Best Fitness and Health Blogs to Follow in 2017

We’re mid-way through a new year and it’s a great time re-visit your new years goals to get in shape, join a gym, eat healthier or whatever your goals may be.

To help with taking action on your new years goals – we’ve scoured the internet looking at hundreds of blogs that specialize in health, fitness, nutrition and losing weight – all to bring you the best 45 health blogs you should follow to keep on track with your new years goals (or to get you back in fighting fit condition!)

The 45 best health and fitness blogs we’ve ranked are scored based on their monthly readership, social media audience, and a few other key metrics.

The Best 45 Fitness and Health Blogs to Follow in 2017

 

The Data Used in The List

Here’s a quick breakdown of the data we’re showing in the list above as well as how we found that data:

Estimated Readership:

The estimated readership is based on data provided by SimilarWeb. The number itself comes from the monthly visits SimilarWeb estimates visit a website. We chose to use this data versus Alexa’s data because there’s a higher correlation to SimilarWeb’s data being accurate versus Alexa. 

Facebook Audience:

We just looked at the Facebook link provided on each blog and looked at the total audience size. 

Twitter Audience:

We just looked at the Twitter link provided on each blog and looked at the total audience size.

Score:

Our score is made up of a weighted formula taking into account social audience size and readership size. The social audience size carries a 20% weighting in terms of influence in the score versus the readership, which carries a 80% weighting.

 

Why Isn’t My Blog Listed?!

We took into account health blogs our team reads as well as blogs that have some notoriety among the health communities. That doesn’t mean we’ve seen every health, fitness, nutrition or wellness blog out there and we apologize for missing yours!

If your blog isn’t listed but you think it should be, send us an email and we’ll take a look!