Carry on blogging

According to some sources there are more than 2 blogs sites created every second.  We went through the 100 million blog mark a year or two ago.  Many if not most of those blogs have stopped publishing.  Many bloggers wonder if it is worth carrying on.  Chris Blattman on the 2nd anniversary of his blog did just that and decided to carry on.  Why?

“I like blogging”

We say at the end of the CivicSurf Guide to blogging that it can be addictive.  It can be an enjoyable activity.

  • it forces him to read more carefully and think more carefully because he is likely to write about it
  • it allows him to share ideas
  • it allows him to influence others effectively.  It makes him