This post has been written for the Masterclass Blog Carnival. The topic for May is ‘Passionate, Focussed Thinking’. To read the other contributors’ posts in the Carnival please click this link to our advertising page at The John Thornhill Fan Club, Masterclass Blog Carnival.
When you first start to create blogs and products to sell from them, it is very easy to lose your focus in the blur of marketing emails and guru promises for easy money. Almost every new Internet Marketer has fallen prey to the easy money promise, even me.
In a short time, most will learn that 6-figure incomes will NOT be made in 24 hours, or even in several months. Another valuable lesson is to get off the roller coaster of empty promises and think for yourself. Return to your passion and focus like a hungry shark.
Once you’ve started building your reputation as a legitimate blogger with a definite passion for a specific niche, you have taken your first step onto the Internet marketing freeway. This is the perfect moment to sharpen your focus and move away from being considered a newcomer to a blogging marketer.
It is so easy to get distracted when you are trying to focus on building your business. All that new information and strange processes will be distracting and at times you will believe that you will never be able to be successful as an online marketing blogger. That thought can be changed with a swift return to focusing on your passion and nothing else. Remember why you wanted to blog in the first place.
Build your business one step at a time, in your own way. Your most powerful tool will be your calm, focused mind. Refine your passionate, focused thinking, create the blog you want and have a great ride on your own roller coaster.