50 Reasons Why You Should Start Blogging And Only One Reason Why You Shouldn’t

By | March 29, 2015

Have you ever read an article about benefits of blogging? Did you ever wonder that if blogging is such a big deal, then why bloggers manage to point only five or, at best, 10 advantages of blogging. After all, you have probably met people that are passionate about something. They can talk for hours about what they do and you always wonder, will they ever run out of words? But often you don’t feel it from bloggers.
So, one evening I sat down at my desk and began wondering. I have seen writers pointing 5, 10 or even 20 reasons of blogging. Not bad. But can I surpass them and point 50 benefits that blogging could provide? It was hard, but I managed and here it is. My 50 reasons why you should start a blog:

  1. Blogging does not require huge investments
  2. Blogging could be fun
  3. Blogging could be that one hobby you never had
  4. Blogging makes you think
  5. Blogging challenges you
  6. Blogging helps express what’s on your mind
  7. Blogging helps improve your writing skills
  8. Blogging helps improve your communication skills
  9. Blogging will make you a better reader
  10. Blogging could help you learn new things
  11. Blogging could improve your creativity
  12. Blogging could lift your confidence
  13. Blogging could make your life more interesting
  14. Blogging helps you build trust
  15. Blogging could be a place to share your work
  16. Blogging could help you document your personal life
  17. Blogging could help get rid of the stress
  18. Blogging could provide an opportunity for your voice to be heard
  19. Blogging could help other people
  20. Blogging could inspire people
  21. Blogging could help you meet new interesting people
  22. Blogging could help you make new friends
  23. Blogging could help build a community around you
  24. Blogging could teach you time management
  25. Blogging could earn you money
  26. Blogging could make you famous
  27. Blogging could help you build your own brand
  28. Blogging allows you to work from home
  29. Blogging could be your resume
  30. Blogging could help you find a job
  31. Bloggers get invited to events
  32. Blogging could help you get published
  33. Blogging could make you an expert in your niche
  34. Blogging could help you create a business
  35. Blogging could help promote your business
  36. Blogging could improve your business customer service
  37. Blogging could help drive traffic to your main website
  38. Blogging could help sell your product
  39. Blogging could help you get different opinions about your product
  40. Blogging could help you learn about your targeted market
  41. Blogging could reduce your marketing costs
  42. Blogging could help improve your SEO
  43. Blogging could help you stand out among your competitors
  44. Blogging could provide new opportunities for your business
  45. Blogging could improve your technical skills about website development
  46. Blogging could help grow your social media audience
  47. Blogging could be a starting point to writing your own book
  48. Blogging could help you build your e-mail list
  49. Blogging could help testing new ideas
  50. Blogging could help find investment into your business

This is my list of reasons I could think of. Probably, everyone can think something more to add, but this should be enough to decide if you want to start a blog. If nothing listed above applies to you, then you definitely should not start a blog.