This is Part 1 in a series on how to build a popular blog. In this post, I’ll share the first secret to successful blogging and a few tips I’ve learned.
I began my writing journey in search of accolades and awards, wanting recognition and fame. But instead, I found frustration and disillusionment.
For years, I seethed with envy, watching other bloggers succeed while I stood still. As jealousy turned to resentment, I began to see the world through murky-colored glasses, finding fault with everything these people did.
But eventually I had to come to grips with reality: Being jaded was doing me absolutely no good.