If you’re a new blogger, you’re probably working really hard to build a great blog. But, something is wrong. You’ve been following all the advice from blogging experts, but your blog is not getting much traction.
“Content is king,” they said. You’ve spent a lot of time writing high-quality blog posts, but you have not gotten a lot of visitors. You’re starting to have some doubts about becoming a successful blogger.
You’ve heard about people making money from blogging, but you haven’t earned a dime. You’ve been working so hard and now you’re starting to feel discouraged.
STOP! Breathe. Take a well-deserved pause. You may have been following the wrong advice. Stop blogging for now and re-evaluate what you’ve been doing.
Did you know that most new bloggers abandon their blogs within the first six months? Shocking, isn’t it? The sad thing is that many new bloggers have such high hopes when they start blogging. They work so hard to get their blogs off the ground, but then they get frustrated and discouraged due to lack of results. Some end up abandoning their blogs due to exhaustion and burnout.
You do not want to be a part of this group. So, take the time to figure out what you need to do.
Your path to online success is going to be unique to your own circumstances. It will depend on your combination of talents, skills and experiences as well as the amount of time, money and resources you have available. Even if you’ve gotten great advice from experts, the strategies may not have been right for your niche, for your audience and for you.
There’s no one-size-fits-all strategy that will work for every blogger. In addition, there are faulty generalizations that have created problems for many bloggers — and they can get in the way of your success.
The infographic below shows the 7 common blogging mistakes that you need to avoid.
Common Blogger Mistakes You Need to Avoid
It’s hard to predict which strategies will generate the best results for your blog. So, avoid common blogger mistakes and test different ideas that can boost your traffic and income. Let the results of your tests guide you on what is going to be the right path to your own success.