The need to share one’s passion is the ultimate booster for blogging. Then follows the need to create new ways to earn some extra financial income. People want to grow awareness, traffic, new clients, sell their work or services through different types of blogs, such as lifestyle blogs or fashion blogs, business or e-commerce blogs, journals or magazine blogs, and many others.
In a way, we can say that the journalists and writers, back in the early 1990s, showed us how to use blogs to make our voice heard. Today many bloggers earn their living through this activity. So from the days (1991-1994) where blogging was just a meaningless hobby, today it’s a business of billions.
Since January 1994 when the very first blog was created up to today’s microblogging platforms, the art and craft of blogging are a major part of the internet’s growth and digital marketing evolution.
We must admit that today’s blogs and bloggers are quite different from the blogs of yesteryears. But no matter how conditions may have changed, blogs & bloggers are the running blood inside The Giant: The Internet as we all know it.
It is obvious how blogging has changed the last 10 years, but the reasons or the goals that motivate each blogger to type from 500 to 3000 words every day, have remained almost the same. Communication and self-publishing are the top answers for almost every blogger out there.
Blogging has countless benefits! After almost 20 years of everyday blogging, I have learned to be persistent and extremely patient. Blogging trains our mind to pay attention and stay focused. Continue reading...
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