That’s how I felt when I first started writing regularly over a couple of years ago. I had such fantastic ideas and what business did the world have besides stopping in their tracks and be amazed.

But it did not happen that way. There was deafening silence in the beginning. And then a trickle started. Followed by a slight uptick in the followers. And a few (gulping) mini-hits along the way. And a few spectacular misses that routinely brought me back to reality.

But this is not about my journey. But rather three principles that the school of hard knocks taught me along the way about what makes people want to read your article or not. And hopefully, for the aspiring bloggers, you can fast track your way to other learnings by picking up a few tips here.

Published on Thrive Global on September 9th, 2019. Read the full article here.