Self Doubt? Welcome To The Club! The thing about people who write their blogs, or indeed do anything creative and then are flooded with doubt, ‘is it good enough, will people hate my opinion?’ etc is that they are under the misconception that they are the only ones struggling with self doubt. How about that… Read More Do You Suffer From Crippling Self-Doubt?
Okay, so recently I have been visiting my favourite bloggers less and blogging less…but *whiney voice!* I’ve been soooooo BUSY! I am coaching folk personally and have also taken up residence on The Überbook.com galleries to coach there too… plus other stuff I am becoming involved with! I am realizing that there are only 24… Read More Hey Folks! Like To Write For My (Roughly 200K) Audience?
AA said… My hope is that my stuff isn’t cluttered and rife with poor writing. I am writing fiction most of the time, so a large audience would be quite surprising, albeit pleasantly so. It would need to be a patient audience, given the glacial span of my updates. I’m barely able to read most… Read More Blog Class: Writing, Presenting, Selling.
Got Writer’s Block? Run Out Of Things To Say? Here’s The Cure. Having had a few conversations about this recently it made me wonder why I nave never really had this issue (trying to rack my memory to see if I’m lying!) But it is a recurring theme with my blog students. So let’s look… Read More 3 Top Tips For Never Running Out Of Things To Blog
Let me tell you some of the things I do to stay on top of my blogging schedule… …or shall I say I do them most of the time! 🙂 1. I Write Safety Posts. Keep a safety backlog of posts for those mojo-loss days. Four or five should do it. It can happen to… Read More 5 Ways To Organize Your Blogging Life
The best blogging for me is about community. The people you meet yadda yadda… It’s always that little bit cold when you are blogging away and getting very little feedback isn’t it? We’ve all been there! So when you meet generous sharers you would be bonkers not to make them your bestest blogging friend. A… Read More Blogging Tips: Quick Traffic Booster
HOW TO: State your name: The Ed Add your blog link: http://www.theeditorsjournal.com/ State someone else’s name: Brian Add their blog link: https://equinoxio21.wordpress.com/ Go tell them you added them in a networking opportunity (give link) & ask them to join in. Go visit 1 new person who takes part in this post and say ‘Howdy, let’s… Read More Let’s Do Some Nerdy Networking!
The quick answer is either when you have a very loyal following or right at the beginning when it’s all nice and clean with few or no followers to lose. Whether you are at that decision point or not the following post is worth reading so you know for future use whether to stay or… Read More When Is The Right Time To Move From WordPress.com?
Depends. On so many things. Depends on what you mean by successful. Lots of readers? Income? A place to let off steam? If you are looking at blogging for a possible income then you have to treat your blog like a business. Invest in it. Both time, passion and money if and when appropriate. That… Read More How Long Does It Take For A Blog To Be Successful?