Today’s post comes from Melissa Firman of The Betty and Boo, and is part of a special day of shenanigans from other Pittsburgh Bloggers. You can see my post over on Tall Tales from a Small Town, where I discuss Social Media for Social Good. (List of posts from this event)

It happens to the best of us.

If you’ve ever started a blog (and given that there are roughly a kagillion or so blogs on the Internet, there’s a good chance that you have) you may be familiar with this scenario:

You’re all excited. You’re convinced this is your ticket to fame and fortune. You craft what you think is pure genius, words that Shakespeare and his would-be blogging cronies would envy. Your fingers shake as you hit Publish Post. You tell all your friends and relatives that you’re A Blogger. You feel like you’ve won a Pulitzer when someone comments on your words of wisdom. You vow to post something Every. Single. Day.

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