5 Signs It’s Time To Kill Your Blog

— BRENT YARNELL

It’s easy to forget about your blog. At first the project was fresh and exciting, but now your well of ideas is running dry, the posts are infrequent, and that ‘community of commenters’ you once dreamed of never appeared.

Is it time to quit?

Maybe not, says social media expert Jay Baer, who runs the popular blog ConvinceAndConvert.com. Even inactive blogs show up in Google searches, Baer says, making you visible to potential employers and contacts. For journalists and other professionals, a blog can serve as a public work catalog or a professional showcase.

Nevertheless, here’s how you can determine if it’s time to commit blogocide.  Read more