The ten things I’ve learnt about blogging

Another great list of tips and advice for writing (or blogging, to be specific).

Christopher Peter

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This is my 50th post on WordPress. I started about a year ago, so that’s roughly one post per week on average.

First, a confession. My main motivation for starting my blog was that (1) everyone was telling me I should and (2) to help sell my books. I don’t think either were the best reasons by themselves, and I still haven’t sold many books. But here I am, and I like to think I’ve emerged from my first year a little bit wiser and not just older.

So here, in no particular order, are ten lessons I’ve learnt about blogging over the last twelve months or so. Some of these thoughts are quite personal to me and I don’t expect everyone to have drawn exactly the same conclusions, but this is how it seems to me anyway.

The first lesson: It’s all about the people

I’ve seen the…

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One comment

  1. Juan Zung · October 6, 2014

    I am an unabashed sucker for a list of writing tips. I think it feeds this fantasy in me that I can somehow find the right set of instructions and finally getting this writing thing figured out!

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