In Praise of the Personal Blog
Bloggers get a lot of advice to do things differently, try harder to get traffic, make more connections, monetize properly, write for SEO, or build a subscriber list.
Those of us who write about the craft and business of blogging spend a lot of time thinking about how you can improve your blog and get rewarded financially for your work. You might read online “experts” who say that the personal blog is dying, and that you should have a niche blog instead of just writing about your own thoughts, experiences and feelings.
In case you could use a reminder of the value of your work, take a look at what some have written in praise of personal blogs.