“But you just take pretty pictures and write stuff and hit ‘publish’! How hard could that be?”
Harder than it sounds, believe it or not!
Blogging isn’t always rainbows and cupcakes and hundreds of likes and page views. It takes a lot of work to create and maintain a good blog, and it takes even more work to keep readers coming back. It’s so much more than creating awesome content and making my site look pretty.
Sure, not all parts of blogging are hard. Most of the process is actually quite fun; why else would I do it if I didn’t think so? But if I’m being honest, it’s not as easy as it may look. So today, I’d like to go behind the scenes and talk a little bit about why blogging isn’t always easy as it looks.