Blogging is hard work.
#1 Make it matter
You need to think about what
If you’re skilled in a particular area use it to show off just how damn clever you are. There’s a niche for everything!
#2 Team up with others
One of the best ways to drive traffic to your site is by sharing! It’s not rocket science but it sure does help. Other bloggers will happily make this happen as long as you can offer them the same; allow someone to write a guest blog on your site and see if you can do the same for them. Sharing is caring!
The best thing about blogging is that there is a community of others out there. Get yourself involved in events, go to
#3 Make it visually stunning
Everyone likes a pretty blog! While you could easily find someone to help you out with this, it’s recommended that you train yourself to understand the basics behind your blog. It’s the best way to make it your own – you know what you want! But that doesn’t mean straying away from templates completely. There are some recommended HTML classes in Chicago, but if you’re like me and not that close, there’s plenty of others out there!
Running a successful blog is certainly no easy task and its hard work coming up with new and exciting content regularly. But if you keep it up, it can be incredibly rewarding!