Why Blogging Stats Don’t Really Matter (Unless You’re Trying Very Hard to Sell Something)

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Your blog is a window into your life through which you can reach others. It doesn’t matter whether there’s a big crowd outside waving at you. It doesn’t matter whether they are telling their friends and neighbors how interesting your blog is. It doesn’t matter whether they clap like they clap for the doctors on … Continue reading Why Blogging Stats Don’t Really Matter (Unless You’re Trying Very Hard to Sell Something)

42 Bad Habits for a Writer (Apart from Feeling Constantly Possessed by Gloom)

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There’s talent, there’s hard work, there’s inspiration, and then there are habits… Some habits are good for writers, others, well… You don’t have to agree with all the “bad” habits I’m going to list next. Actually, I challenge you to disagree with at least some of them. Perfect agreement is always rather boring, don't you … Continue reading 42 Bad Habits for a Writer (Apart from Feeling Constantly Possessed by Gloom)

7 Blogging Myths You Can Safely Disregard

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Many people say many things about blogging, but not all of them are true. Whether you’ve been blogging for years or are new to this noble pursuit, some blogging myths can cost you time and promote some bad blogging habits. Take these myths to heart, and you may not enjoy blogging as much as you … Continue reading 7 Blogging Myths You Can Safely Disregard