Constantly coming up with fresh content to write about, sourcing photos to keep your blog posts from looking like a research paper, sharing your posts on a regular basis and finding ways to entice people to actually click on the links you’re posting everywhere ….it’s a lot of work. It’s not a walk in the park while smelling the roses and petting random puppies. It’s a lot of brainstorming, typing, deleting, proofreading, and sharing.
I’m not mentioning all of these things to discourage anyone from starting their own blog. On the contrary, I’d be thrilled if people took the leap with that awesome idea they have and created their own URL to share their insight.
By giving you the reality of what it’s like to maintain a blog, I’m really hoping to help people get started on their blogging journey with the right mindset. As I said, it takes work to remain consistent with your blogging and I have 5 tips below to help you remain consistent.