A Summary of Brave and Reckless’ Advice for New WordPress Bloggers

A Summary of Brave and Reckless’ Advice for New WordPress Bloggers

I’ve recently begun looking for advice and tips on how to improve my blog’s readership and overall quality and while searching found a useful post that offers some guidelines for new bloggers looking to grow their readership. I took the liberty to sum up the advice offered here. Feel free to read the actual post over at https://braveandrecklessblog.com/2017/03/06/brave-and-recklessadvice-for-new-wordpress-bloggers/ for more information and beneficial read!


  1. Read guides for new bloggers
  2. Write daily and post frequently
  3. Subscribe and respond to the daily post
  4. Tag wisely
  5. Shorter posts are more likely to get read
  6. Follow blogs that excite us and resonate with us
  7. If possible, subscribe to a blog’s email list
  8. Reply to meaningful blog posts
  9. Don’t ask for someone to check out our blogs unless we are sincere and generally familiar with that person
  10. Be careful in how we ask for someone to look at our work
  11. Ignore the numbers and focus on the overall growth
  12. Keep in my that comments on posts are for the public and should treated accordingly
    1. Unless someone specifically asks for constructive criticism, don’t offer it on WordPress
    2. Only comment and read blogs that we generally find appealing
  13. Take time to peruse our comment spam folder and look for mistakes



About Michael Medlen

My name is Michael and during my free time I avoid having a day job. Strangely enough, this gives me the freedom to run this blog. I write just about anything that can be considered art. I also occasionally post articles that may or may not be relevant to the theme of this site. You’ve been warned.
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3 Responses to A Summary of Brave and Reckless’ Advice for New WordPress Bloggers

  1. yassy says:

    Good advice

    Liked by 2 people

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