1.  Generate more traffic to your website;

2. Attract (potential) customers / subscribers;

3. Build (powerful) links to your site;

4. Increase your brand awareness;

5. Build the reputation of a real expert in your niche;

6. Build contacts with bloggers;

7. Learn other bloggers’ tactics and methods;

8. Get inspired by seeing what other bloggers do;

9. Get feedback on what you do “from outside”;

10. Reach new communities and topic hubs;

11. Get introduced to new niches you were unaware of;

12. Become known in other “neighboring” niches (where you can expand your business to);

13. Find new business partners;

14. Share your story to a wider audience;

15. Experiment;

16. Become a better writer;

17. Learn to communicate in various circles;

18. Broaden your outlook: get to know more resources in your niche;

19. Influence the influencers (and become one);

20. Help your campaign to go viral;

21. Create an impressive online resume;

22. Learn to cater for various types of audience;

23. There are more! Let’s discuss them in the comments!

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71 Responses to “20+ Reasons Why You Need to Start Guest Blogging”

  1. Andy Enriquez

    I have never guest blogged before. I always felt it as an intimidating thing since I do not know the proper etiquette and requirements necessary. However, after bumping into so many posts/articles that discussed its benefits, I’m convinced that it should be part of my strategies for 2014. I’m very happy to have “accidentally” found this network. It’s unique and important.

  2. Jayme

    Currently it sounds like Drupal is the best blogging platform out there right
    now. (from what I’ve read) Is that what you’re using on your blog?



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