How to Be a Generous Blogger

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We all want to be better people; empathetic, kind, and generous -- and that extends to our life online. Have Fun, Do Good has 20 tips on how to become a more generous blogger, simple things you can do that will make a world of difference in another person's life.

From being mindful of a reader's time (and not wasting it!) to mentoring new bloggers, there are plenty of things on this list that all bloggers -- especially long-time bloggers -- can do to keep the blogosphere a welcoming, enjoyable space.

As Britt Bravo says, a generous blogger:

  1. Is grateful for her readers no matter how many, or few there are.
  2. Appreciates other blogs as they are, and doesn’t judge.
  3. Mentors new bloggers.
  4. Practices "link love" weekly.
  5. Leaves love notes in other blogs’ comments.

What else would you add to her list?

Photo Credit: Stewardship.

Read more from 20 Ways to Be a Generous Blogger at Have Fun Do Good


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