Most bloggers mean it really well. But sometimes bloggers offer bad advice to other bloggers who have no idea they are following bad advice. Take bad advice, nothing seems to work. But what do ignorant bloggers know? The advice seems to be good because the blogger they are following seems to be successful. Must be an expense problem. So, the ignorant blogger works harder, harder and harder and works longer to get the bad blogging advice to work. What happens after 6 months of 12-hour work? The bad advice leads to terrible blogging results.
The ignorant blogger gives up in frustration. Why? No matter how hard and long you work, following bad advice 100% of the time will cause blogging to fail.
Who do you follow online? Which blogging mentors do you follow? Do these professionals have a proven track record in blogging? Do these people even have professional blogger status? Some bloggers follow bad blogging advice from amateur bloggers without knowing that amateur bloggers ….. are amateur bloggers. I don't have all the answers about blogging, but I am a professional blogger who knows how to be successful online. I successfully teach other bloggers how to become professionals by sticking to the basics of creating and connecting. But I also do blogging. If I follow my blogging advice sincerely, generously, patiently, and persistently, blogging will be successful in the long run. Even if this feels awkward or scary – and sometimes it does – the blogging basics I have taught will work if you follow those basics for years.
But when you do, turn around and follow blogging advice from amateur bloggers? Ask yourself this honest question. Wait for an honest answer. Nobody enjoys being clear about themselves when the ego is in charge. The ego lies. The ego buys illusions. Put your ego aside. Look in the mirror. If blogging feels heavy, leady, and frustrating, follow bad blogging advice. Why? If you followed good, proven, and successful blogging advice from seasoned, professional bloggers, blogging would feel easy, airy, fun, and enjoyable. Sure, you'd have fears along the way. But wriggling through those awkward moments here and there would only be temporary and add more fun and freedom to blogging.
Before following any blogging advice, read the source of blogging advice. What experience does the blogger have? Pro level? Amateur blogger? More importantly, where is the Blogger Council taking you? Do you find the advice to be more fun, freedom and fulfillment? Or does the advice lead you to greater restrictions, tension and headaches? Some bloggers mean well but offer bad advice. Some bloggers want to liberate you a little, but offer limiting, limiting advice such as: B. Hard and long work is the way to become a professional blogger. That's a lie. I know. I've blogged for over 15,000 hours. I am a professional blogger. Hard and long meaningless work leads 100% to failure.
Do you want to be successful? Follow your fun. Learn to blog from compassionate, heart-centered professionals. Generously create helpful content. Build friendships with top bloggers in your niche by helping them and not charging for them. Monetize through multiple sources of income. Work generously, patiently and persistently for 100 to 1000 hours over the years of your life. Does this advice sound a little different than "work hard and long to become a pro blogger"? Of course it does. I'm a professional. I see what most bloggers can't see. I am offering advice that most bloggers cannot offer as most bloggers do not have my blogging experience, let alone professional blogging experience.
Check the source before trusting any blogging advice.
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