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6 Secret and Proven Benefits of Blogging You Do Not Know

Introduction

Being a blogger is not as easy as blogging does not give instant results. You have to work consistently to make your blog a success. You have to work on your blog every day even if you don’t see immediate results.

But, once it starts growing, it keeps growing. You can start with a few articles and then experiment with different strategies before selecting the one that works for you. It doesn’t matter what you are. Everyone has a unique skill that he can share with everyone through blogging.

In this article, I will cover six reasons that will motivate you to start blogging now.

6 secret and proven benefits of blogging

6 secret and proven benefits of blogging

Secret Benefit #1: Better Organization of Documents and Ideas

During your professional life, you learn something new every day. But with time, you forget what you have learned if you do not note it down somewhere.

So, what is the solution to remember what you have learned?

Many people maintain a journal. But most of the time, you hardly refer to the notes written in the journal because they are not organized. They get lost over time.

Blogging is the solution to this problem.

When people read your articles, you organize and present your ideas in a better way. In this process, you research your topic and hence understand it better. Your knowledge also increases.

Secret Benefit #2: Explore the Creative Side of Your Personality

Blogging is the best way to create something that your target audience will admire. Everyone is unique and wants to express themselves. It brings out the hidden artist in you. Whether you build a new house, set up a business, make a painting, write an article, etc., you become an artist. You become a creator.

Who is a real artist?

The real artist is one who focuses on creating value products.

Blogging is one of the easiest ways to express your creative side.

Secret Benefit #3: Improved Writing Skills

What is the best way to get better at writing?

The answer is to write more.

Initially, when you write, you might have to edit your article several times. But with experience, you will be able to think clearly and write faster (not talking about the typing speed) without editing it several times. With practice, your thoughts flow consistently.

To become a thought leader in your field, start writing a blog followed by writing a book and public speaking.

Secret Benefit #4: Helps in Personal Branding and network Expansion

The more your digital presence, the higher will be your brand value. A blog with a good number of audiences is the best option.

When you write quality articles on your blog, they get read and shared by the people. You become an expert, and slowly your brand value and network increase.

Your bond with your readers grows.

It is known as brand engagement.

It is different from brand awareness or impressions.

Through blogging, you will establish a personal connection with your readers, even if you do not meet them personally. It is the best method to make new friends and influence people.

Secret Benefit #5: You Become an Expert

People perceive that the one who teaches is an expert. You learn as you teach and ultimately become an expert.

Even if you do not have enough knowledge, you can teach those who are less aware than you. As you teach, you learn more, and your expertise increases naturally.

But, keep in mind, you cannot become an expert overnight. It requires consistent efforts.

You don’t have to market yourself. If you can provide a solution to your reader’s problem, you will be perceived as an expert.

Secret Benefit #6: Blog Help you Generate Additional Income

Many bloggers have grown their blogs into a full-time business and have quit their jobs.

Here is a list of a few income sources you might get from your blog:

Income sources:

  • Promote products through affiliate marketing.
  • Writing sponsored posts.
  • Earn money by displaying ads.
  • Generate leads for other brand’s products.
  • Running ads on YouTube or any video channel.
  • Earn by writing a guest post for someone else’s blog or a magazine.
  • By getting hired for a guest lecture or seminar.
  • Selling your products and services.
  • Landing a new job or consultancy offer.

Conclusion

Blogging is not just about writing articles or making videos and publishing. It is a platform for you as a brand to interact with your readers and develop trust among them.

You get comments from real people that increase engagement and trust.

I hope after reading this article, you are now motivated enough to start blogging.

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2020 Preeti Shah

Comments

Preeti Shah (author) from Delhi on December 27, 2020:

Thank you, Amit.

I feel happy that you love to read my articles.

Preeti Shah (author) from Delhi on December 27, 2020:

Thanks, Amit.

I am happy that you found my articles useful.

Amit Masih from Jaipur, India on December 27, 2020:

This is an amazing article, Preeti! I always love reading your articles. Thanks for sharing this!

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