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10 Biggest Mistakes I Made the First Year Blogging

Please welcome my new WordPress friend from gilesmeetsworld who has some terrific advice for all of us!

There are some people that take to blogging and smash it out of the park straight away, getting lots of followers and views in a very short time… But like most of us, I wasn’t one of those people. When I started out writing on my blog, I actually began to lose traffic as time […]

via The 10 Biggest Mistakes I Made in my First Year Blogging — gilesmeetsworld


Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 & 2019 by Z Publishing, Poets Quarterly and Dual Coast Magazine published by Prolific Press. You can find more of her writings on her blog at and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.

10 thoughts on “10 Biggest Mistakes I Made the First Year Blogging

  1. That was a really great post and I found the point around not taking it seriously particularly interesting. I do take my blog serious I guess although I’m not sure I would make it a priority and it’s been a real experience just realising that this stuff is kind of serious in that it’s an expression of who I am and what I have to say and I shouldn’t feel embarrassed about it or anything like that I should be proud about it and enthusiastic because it’s great fun and therapy in some sort of weird way

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