Blogger burnout… is this even real? It seems that every year we're inventing names for new illnesses, syndromes and conditions. But come on… blogger burnout? Really? What's next? Freelancer fatigue? Marketing malaise? SEO sickness? Turns out blogger burn out actually is a thing. Okay so it … [Read more...] about Blogger Burnout – 12 Techniques to Avoid Losing Your Blogging Mojo
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I've certainly wondered how often you should blog and of late I've carried out lots of research to see if there's consensus about a sweet spot. So for my discussion today I'm going to look at this in some detail to try to answer this for all bloggers, who like me who want a clear idea about what … [Read more...] about How Often Should You Blog & Is There a Sweet Spot?
This is a report for anyone who wants to know the reality of starting a blog. I've focused on the first 3 months of blogging in this post, based upon my own experiences of putting up the SideGains blog. It includes an honest examination of my activities and consequently the results of my … [Read more...] about The First 3 Months of Blogging: What Can You Expect?
I'll say it again so we're clear. Blogs fail. Every. Single. Day. I'm not going to get on my high-horse about this because there are many reasons why blogs fail. Some fail through mistakes. Others through plain old bad luck. Even if bloggers do everything right, there's still a chance that their … [Read more...] about 31 Reasons Why Blogs Fail Every Day – Don’t Let This Be You
It's a question I see frequently when I'm browsing the Internet. Of course it's something that many people want to know: money doesn't grow on trees and most of us are conscious of taking a risk with money right now. Of course you absolutely can start a blog for free... but in my view, this isn't … [Read more...] about Can You Start a Blog for Free? Yes, But Read This First