Are you reading blogs? If you plan to be a writer or you already are a writer, then you should definitely read more blogs.
Reading makes you better at writing. That’s a fact. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a blogger or fiction writer; reading always helps. Whenever you’re facing a challenging topic, you’re trying to gain more knowledge by reading through reliable sources of information. When you gain enough knowledge, you’re ready to write with greater self-confidence. That’s the only way to produce convincing content that gets the attention of your reader.
Does that mean that you should solely read content that’s related to the topics you’re working on? No. You should read content written by writers for writers. Fortunately, many writers find time and energy to share tips and welcome new authors into their industry. Through their blogs, you can easily learn things that would take a lot of experience, trial and error to learn otherwise.
Let 2018 be the year of smart reading. You can bookmark important blogs and plan to spend at least 30 minutes every day reading useful content. These blogs will encourage you to write better. They will teach you about the latest trends of contemporary writing, and they will certainly inform about the expectations of today’s audience.
The only question is: what blogs should you bookmark? That’s what this infographic from Scholaradvisor is for. It list seven blogs that every writer should start reading… on a daily basis!