Have you been thinking of starting up a blog?
If you’re wanting a little more information about starting a blog and why you should do so you’re at the right place.
Here are 6 reasons why you should start a blog:
IT DOESN’T COST ANYTHING
Yes, it’s totally FREE and it will only take you the best of 30 minuites to totally set up! That’s including choosing your blog name, your theme for your blog, your colour scheme, and any other details. You can set your blog up from the comfort of your sofa on hosting sites such as WordPress and Blogger.
YOU HAVE THE CREATIVE FREEDOM
You are able to write about whatever topic you would like to from fashion to lifestyle, home decor, parenting, music etc. If you want to upload posts on several topics then you can, this is your personal online space that you have total control over.
IT’S A PLACE TO SHARE YOUR WRITING
It’s your online outlet and a space which you should be proud of, it’s a way to get others to read what you have to say. If writing is your passion, this is a way to get others to read what you’ve created.
IT’S A WAY TO MEET NEW PEOPLE
When you start off blogging you will follow other bloggers on Twitter; you’ll be added into Twitter chats, Facebook and Pinterest groups. This will allow you to get chatting to others that have a blog and maybe even spark a new friendship.
YOU CAN EARN MONEY FROM BLOGGING
Honestly, you’re not going to earn money from blogging from the get-go or maybe not even for a whole year but it’s something to work towards. With hard work, dedication, and passion you can create a good amount of traffic to your blog and this is when you can start earning a little.
IT’S SOMETHING TO ADD TO YOUR CV
There are many new skills you will learn from blogging such as writing, social media, photography, photo editing, time management, planning, emails etc.
If you’re looking for a career in social media then your blog is perfect to add to your CV.
Are you tempted to start your own blog?