What's Stopping You From Starting Your Dreams or Growing Your Blog?

Last Update: October 18, 2017

What's Stopping You From Starting Your Dreams or Growing Your Blog?

Most people are excited about the concept of starting a blog. The idea seems like a good opportunity to really do something they always wanted to do. Even though it sounds good, but most people don't move forward with their dreams for some particular reason.

You might be experiencing this feeling right now at this moment.

So wanted to ask you a simple question. What's stopping you from starting your dream? Believe it not there is some issue that you're facing right now that's keeping you from moving forward and trust me you're not alone.

So in this discussion, I want to point out some reason that could be the problem. Shall we dive into to them......

Reason #1

Fear: I am not talking about scary movies, but the fear of not knowing anything about your niche. You might be saying something like this in your head right now. "Who's going to listen to me?" Why should people buy from me?" My English is not good at all, how can I communicate with people? Or "What if I fail?" " What if I succeed, then how am I going to keep up?" What about my age? Am I too old to learn about blogging? My money is tight, "What if this is a waste of money?" What if I don't have time do this?

So yes, fear is the biggest reason that keeps people from starting their dreams and growing their blog. Think about this for a moment. Do you have a friends, idol, or mentor, that is successful in their business? Let me ask you something then. If they can be successful, then why can't you?

What makes them different from you? Nothing they just decided to do something.

Reason #2

Lack of knowledge: You would like to get started, but you think you don't know about blogging. You've decided on your niche, but the lack of knowledge is stopping you to finish the race you've started. Maybe you think you don't know a lot out your niche.

Your mind plays a big role in whether you continue going on or throw in the towel. Here's my advice. We live in a world of information and the internet allows us to search for the knowledge we're lacking. If your niche is about how to build a tiny house.

Search the internet for information about tiny houses watch a YouTube video about how to build tiny homes. Do you get my point?

You have the knowledge right at the fingertips and with a click of a mouse, you can have access to all the knowledge you need for gathering information for your niche.

Reason #3

Technology - Some people think the technology is too complicated. How do set up a WordPress blog? Where do I go? What equipment do I use? How do I shoot videos? How do I use this equipment? Your mind is racing with negative thoughts.

These are questions of technology that is stopping you from going forward with your dreams. Remember you don't have to be a member of the geek squad to figure things out.

There is a much easier way to get learn.

Go on YouTube and search for the solution to what you need. Figure it out. Search out how to use the equipment, What it's used for, how to get the best out of it. Learn how to use it.

Example, Say you want to start a podcast feature on your blog, Why not search of video training about pod-casting, learn what kind of equipment is needed. What kind of mic you need buy. What kind of setups is needed to start your pod-cast etc,

Don't let technology keep you from getting started on your dreams.

You can learn how along the way.

Hey listen this is just three reason, but there are plenty of other reason why you can't move forward with your dreams.

Hey, if you enjoyed this post or like to share your story with us

What's stopping you?

Please comment below....Love to hear your thoughts.....Let's talk about..it ...

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AlanJE Premium Plus
I think all the above reasons are valid, also a lack of confidence that whatever you do might be good enough.
AnthonyMLM Premium
Thanks Alan for commenting
natekidd Premium
I think for me it was the fear that so many people are already blogging, so how successful could I really be at the niche I’ve chosen. I have a blog and I’m implementing everything I learn here daily. Thanks for sharing.
AnthonyMLM Premium
Thanks Nate commenting
WoleA Premium
Thanks Anthony. Like you rightly said, the greatest problem is fear. So many issues that deters people from taking step always help to fuel their fear.

Until one is able to work on his fear, he will always run away from taking a big step towards his dreams.
AnthonyMLM Premium
Thanks Wole for commenting
mickeyb123 Premium
Fear IS a big issue with many people, but it is not necessarily the fear of failure; Many people fear actually succeeding at something and that sabotages their efforts!
AnthonyMLM Premium
Thanks Mickey for sharing your thoughts
mikewood1975 Premium
Fear will stop so many people.
AnthonyMLM Premium
Thanks Mike for stopping bye