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    One year of blogging

    A few days ago, I received a message from WordPress: “Happy Anniversary with wordpress.com”. Shortly after, WordPress congratulated me for receiving 50 likes and 20 follows on the blog. It made me happy to see that I managed to keep blogging one year long. It has been a long time and I learned a lot. It was not always easy to get motivated to write and I have had moments of doubt during this year of blogging but now I am glad I did not give up. My results since June 2018: one year of blogging During the first months of my blogging journey, traffic was very low. During the…

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    9 months of blogging

    I have now been blogging for 9 months and sometimes I feel a little discouraged. When I read posts of bloggers who claim they could give up their day job to work full time on their blog after several months of blogging, I feel I must be doing something wrong. Yet, I really like blogging. First, I like writing and I like sharing ideas with other people. Then, I like feeling part of a blogging community, even if I can’t claim many readers. I even like the time looking for new ideas for blog posts. My results since June 2018 I launched my blog in June 2018. Before, I read…

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    What I learned in three months of blogging

    As I started my blog, I read many income reports of other bloggers to have a better idea of what is working or not. After three months, my results are much less impressive than many of them. My blog is still very small. However, I learned much during these first three months of blogging and I found interesting to report about that. This is also a good opportunity to define my next blogging objectives and the steps I will need to make in the next months. This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure page for more information. 1) Results Number of viewers: According to Jetpack, my blog…