Blogging is one of the most popular and efficient activities you can do these days. It is that popular that almost everybody connected online are either blogging or reading blogs. In fact, if you have a social network account, you’re already considered a blogger. On the other hand, it is that efficient that a single successful blogger earns $15,000 a month. With that said, you can already conclude why millions of people are into blogging nowadays. However, that is not always the reason. Some people blog for other reasons and that is what this article will discuss.
People blog for money
Blogging has proven to be a money-making machine especially now when the technology to create one is easily available. Since the economic downfall of the United States in 2007 where millions of citizens got laid off from their daily jobs and millions more were evicted from their homes, blogging really became a viable option to be able to pay the bills and the credit cards. As mentioned earlier, a successful blogger could earn about $15,000-$20,000 a month.
People blog for passion
Blogging is essentially a form of advertisement where you as a blogger could talk about your passion may it be fashion, travel, movies, art, houses, cars, the latest gadgets, and basically anything under the sun. People do blogs because they want to tell the world about their passion. Bloggers do this to educate other people. They want to send out information. Some bloggers just express their passion in writing. They may never have the proper training or the real opportunity to be known in the Print World, they sure have found success through blogging.
People blog to cure themselves
Blogging is an online dictionary. It’s therapeutic because it serves as a scapegoat for anxious or emotionally distressed people. Some bloggers consider blogging a dumpsite of all their overflowing thoughts and ideas for the day. After doing such, they would immediately feel relieved and lightheaded, ready to take in new information. Doctors consider this activity healthy.
People blog to sharpen their skills
There are three skills that are honed when a person blogs. Theses skills are writing, grammar and composition, and critical thinking. Blogging serves as a training ground for people who are inefficient and incapable of handling language comprehension. Blogging really serves as an opportunity for a person to be better understood in any language that he/she use.
People blog to gain Internet popularity
Each and every person looks for a niche to be better than anyone else. The competitiveness is a natural instinct. The wide area of the blogging world offers that opportunity. Basically, if your blog niche is good and is an instant hit, you will have millions of avid followers, waiting to read about your next blog article. However, to maintain your good reputation you have to be consistent.