You don’t treat your blog like a business. So it doesn’t become one
Are you dreaming of making big money from your blog?
The trouble is, most bloggers never go beyond dreaming.
They imagine they’ll post about whatever strikes their fancy each day, and readers will magically appear. Next, those readers will spend thousands buying your products or services. Even if you have no idea what those items might be.
And you’ll be rich!
It seldom works out this way.
Why? Most bloggers neglect to do a few important things that lay the groundwork for a high-earning blog. In essence, they’re hoping the luck fairy will wave her wand, and — presto! — they’ll be pulling in six figures from their blog.
Most have only a dim idea how the money-earning side of blogging works. I know, because many write me proudly proclaiming their plan to slap up some AdSense ads and cash in. But ads only work on sites with huge traffic, which few new bloggers have.
In sum, the big problem is that you don’t treat your blog like a business. So it doesn’t become one.
How can you set up your blog for financial success? Here are three major business mistakes new bloggers make that leave their blogs floundering instead of earning:
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