Following Pt. 1 here are some other mistakes I made when I first started blogging. 🙂 No Headers Not all posts need headers, but especially when covering a post with multiple points, having headers can come in handy. Didn't Fully Understand My Blog's Purpose Especially with this blog, I wasn't sure of what the overall… Continue reading Mistakes I Made When I First Started Blogging Pt. 2
Sometimes, people are all about numbers. Quantity, not quality. I've stressed this before, but as a blogger, we need to get to know the community. If you want people to know your blog exists, then you need to exist in the community. Follow blogs you are interested in, and perhaps also write on the same… Continue reading Things “Readers” Do That May Indicate They Aren’t Reading Your Posts
I'm getting close to my first 100 followers on this blog, and I thought it would be interesting to cover mistakes when I was first learning my blogs and how to blog on both of mine. Man, have I learned a lot!!! I hope for those of you who are newer, this could help you… Continue reading Mistakes I Made When I First Started Blogging Pt. 1
This probably sounds like an odd title. I hear from multiple bloggers and writers the phrase, "Write what makes you happy." The push for self happiness is real in this world, and unfortunately, I think sometimes it becomes a crutch for writers. Writers I think sometimes become entitled to happiness. "I deserve to be happy… Continue reading Self Happiness Is But A Dream | Write Through It
Comments, especially on blogging, can be one of the first ways we connect with another person. If done correctly, we can further discussion, advertise our own blog/writing, and perhaps gain a new friend or follower. But there is always the case of misunderstanding, aggression, rudeness, and being disrespectful too. I thought this would be a… Continue reading Do’s And Don’ts Of Commenting | Blogger 101
I was inspired, as I tend to be, from the lovely blogger Maggie. She wrote a post on things/goals she wants to focus on in the month of November, and in it, she spoke of how I inspired her to work on a blog schedule. Aw, thanks Maggie. 🙂 To which, I responded to her,… Continue reading Blog Schedule, How Do I Make One | Blogger 101
(For those who read this when it wasn't finished I apologize.) This is something important to talk about. I think sometimes people forget what kind of platform writing gives us. The fact that we can speak up about anything we want to doesn't mean we always should. People We Knew/Know There is a certain amount… Continue reading What Are We Willing To Share With Followers/Readers?