Well, this past week has been a lesson on nurturing my blog. This past week was a week out of the ordinary and I was not able to nurture my blog in the way that I normally do. I began to think on that thought. A blog is a bit like a baby…it needs to be nurtured to grow and prosper.
How do you nurture a blog, you ask? First things first, if you have a blog already you need to evaluate it’s well-being. If you do not have a blog…begin one. You need to think about what your blog is intended to accomplish. Mine was initially set up to develop some discipline, commitment, and to help improve my writing. As it evolved, I learned more…and therefore; I have discovered what I want and need. Some of those things have changed with time; and now, I know that my blog needs some adjustments. That is ok, it is called growing pains; things that don’t grow become stagnant…they wither and die. If your goals change for your blog, then you must make changes. That knowledge requires some re-evaluation. (more…)