8. Spend some time researching other blogs in the niche you’d like to pursue — and join Facebook and LinkedIn groups in that niche, too.
“Choose a minimum of 10 blogs, and create a pro/con list for each one so you get an idea of what you would and wouldn’t like to do on your own website. Similarly, research groups you can join in your niche, because having a community where you can ask questions and collaborate will be a big advantage. For example, on Facebook you can join the Travel Bloggers Network and Global Bloggers Network.”
—Jessie Festa, Jessie on a Journey