Nearly every week, I receive an email from a reader asking about how I gathered the motivation to start and maintain a blog (questions related on how to start a WordPress blog on HostGator as well). The very first thing you need to do is to START the blog you want. You won't know if you like blogging or if you hate it unless you actually start one.
Personally, I didn't know if I would like blogging. I threw myself out there and before I knew it, I was addicted to it. I love blogging and everything that goes along with it.
As a little side note: Yesterday, I published a post about how it's been one year since I left my day job for full-time freelancing. If it wasn't for blogging, I honestly do not think any of this would have been possible. [Read more…]