Why I still blog #WriterWednesday #AmWriting #Blogging

D.E. Haggerty

why I blog 2The question of whether writers should blog has once again become a hot topic. When I started down this indie author path, all the so-called experts were clear: Every writer should have a blog. Now, however, opinions disagree. Yes, every author should have a website. That remains clear. But a blog? *Shrugs* Who knows? It doesn’t sell books, so why should I bother, many authors argue. I thought I’d toss my two cents into the discussion. And – because I have a blog – I can.

So, why do I still blog? To start off, I’ll be perfectly honest. Blogging – at least in my case – does not sell books. There are still valuable reasons to blog, however. Here are a few:

Book reviews. Although I’ve cut down – substantially! – on how many reviews I agree to do, I still think it’s a valuable service an indie…

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