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Is Blogging Dead?

You know how it goes…

  • You spend hours writing a thoughtful post and no one sees it
  • You’re giving away free books, gift cards, candy and your first born child, and there are only two comments
  • You’re guest blogging somewhere and you have to BEG your friends and family to go over and comment so you don’t look like a LOSER
  • You blog with a group of people and every week you find yourselves scrounging around and to fill empty slots

There was a time when blogging was supposed to be the thang. Everyone was doing it. Publishers were holding seminars on how to blog effectively. Unpublished authors were told it was important to blog and build a platform even before selling. But now, more and more of us are wondering, is it really worth it?

“Is blogging dead?”

The Latest Comments

  • Elisa Beatty: Terrific news, Donna! 5000 words is a great accomplishment! You can do it for Week 2, too!
  • Elisa Beatty: Yay, Rachel!! Delighted to hear it!! And, yes, it can’t be said enough, the sprints are awesome,...
  • Elisa Beatty: Fabulous, Catherine!! We love the make-your-own-list model. It works well for all us multi-tasking,...
  • Elisa Beatty: OMG–you made your goal with bronchitis?!!! You’re truly a star!!!! Hope you’re...
  • donnas: I MADE MY GOAL!!! It was a great first week. I hope it continues. Around 5000 new words and just though the...