May 19, 2007
As the title suggests, I’m in for some deep trouble… I’ve been caught red-handed with a sexy and voluptous girl ‘BESIDE’ Patricia aka my girlfriend…
Somebody HELP me please!!! *feigning innocence*
Read more about the adventures of ‘Cowardly Coward’ and the ‘Buy 1 Get 1 Free Couple’ as Patricia teaches the ‘5 Tips To Becoming A Courageous Coward‘ (oxymoron intended) over at her blog.
And pls leave some comments here or there! Patricia and I took a long time dissecting ‘Cowardly Coward’ antics and conjuring up the tips post for future coward wanna-bes…
Kudos to Cowardly Coward for taking up the space of a full blog post of mine! So enjoy!!
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April 21, 2007
Yet another long overdue blog meme I’ve been tagged on. After a week of mugging (supposedly), I’ve decided to de-stress by blogging! Haha.. guess I just revealed one of the reasons why I blog.
This time round, Ive been tagged by my friend Alex over at his Insights of Self Help & Personal Development Blog. The topic: 5 Reasons Why I Blog.
Honestly, I’ve never given much thought about this. Though in the past, when blogs were fast gaining popularity, I could easily produce 10 reasons why I didn’t blog. I’ve always thought that I sucked at writing, noone would bother to read my blog, my life was too boring.. etc etc..
But now, ever since I’ve started blogging in late last year, I simply can’t stop. (dun be mistaken by the lack of sincerity due to the lack of posts.) I’ve grown to love blogging. in fact, even if noone is reading my blog, I don’t mind! And I will still blog on as I enjoy reading my blog posts personally.
So having to think of the 5 reasons of why I blog shouldn’t be too big a problem. So here goes!
Well, I must admit the reason why I started a blog was for internet marketing purposes. I first got to know of internet marketing after reading Adam Khoo’s Secrets of Self-Made Millionaires back in August last year. Thereafter, researched rather intensively on that topic and got myself really involved and enthusiastic about it.
Coincidentally, blogs were being mentioned by many of the gurus as one of the best traffic generation techniques. In fact, blogs are slowly taking over the normal websites and its not surprising. A blog has its advantages in terms of SEO and the level of interactivity it allows. In terms of layout and structure, its also much easier to manage as compared to a normal website.
Hence, after reading Gobala Krishnan’s Wordpress Adsense System and witnessing the potential of blogging, I decided to start my own blog in a bid to further enhance my internet marketing efforts.
2. Sharing of my Insights, Learnings & Knowledge.
However, after blogging for awhile, I realized that it was this reason that really drives me. I honestly feel a sense of satisfaction at being able to share my insights, learnings and knowledge. Though I certainly not claiming to be an extremely knowledgeable person, but I do take pride at being able to share whatever little knowledge I may seem to have.
And it feels good to know when people enjoy what I’m blogging. Hence, I truly strive to provide the best value to my readers. Most importantly, my blog provides a platform for me to record my learnings as I grow. Hence, its really vital for me personally as well as I get to track my learning process and I’m able to revisit them constantly.
3. Network and make friends
Blogging also allows me to network and make friends. As people from all over the world visit my blog, I get to make friends with them. Though this kind of ‘friendship’ may seem superficial to some, I truly believe that meaningful friendships can indeed be forged in this manner. The high level of interaction of blogs also helps in this aspect.
I sincerely hope to make more friends through blogging and also reading other blogs. I feel its a great platform for me to know people of similar interests. So feel free to email me or leave a comment somewhere!
As blogging also kinda displays one’s character through his/her thoughts, it also allow people to understand one another better. Hence, its also able to strengthen friendships due to this increased understanding.
4. Stimulates my mind and encourages thinking
Whenever I sit down and decide on what to blog, it forces my mind to really think and reflect on various issues. As I do not wish to be someone who simply replicates others’ content (which many bloggers do), I try to be as opinionated as possible.
Hence, this truly stimulates my brain and encourages thinking on my part. And whenever there are comments and opinons raised by readers, it also exposes my mind to new & fresh perspectives and adds a whole new dimension to my thinking.
Blogging also enables me to more effectively communicate my thoughts which can be quite challenging at times.
5. I simply love it. And I’m proud to be a blogger!
Yes simple as that! I actually find huge enjoyment in blogging, likewise for this post. Though I’ve not been blogging often, I will definitely do so after my exams! Which ends on 28th April. Can’t wait!
So for those of you who do not own a blog or have not been updating often, start blogging now! Just sit down and start typing. Just let your thoughts flow. It can be addictive and you might get carried away sometimes. But the key thing is you’ve got to learn to enjoy it - and this applies to everything you do!
Alright. That’s all for now.
What are your reasons? Passing it on to my friends…
1. Desmond (alex tagged you too!)
4. And anyone else who’s reading my blog. Just leave a link to this post to let me know you’ve been tagged!
God bless and have a great weekend while I continue mugging!
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February 27, 2007
A funny video that I came across..
Hope it will serve to lift the spirits of anyone who’s feeling down for any reason at all.. Life is meant to be filled with laughter and joy..
No matter how gloomy your day or life might be.. I’m sure there’s always a reason for you to be positive about.. So be positive always!
Enjoy this light hearted video!
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October 17, 2006
Yeah.. That’s what I intend to do.. Get A Life.. And in the process.. I’ve decided to share with you more about my life. You can click on the ‘about me’ button above to find out more about me.
Well firstly, welcome to my blog! And thanks for bothering to read my first post! As this is a welcome message, it is constantly updated.
So what is this blog abt and what can my readers expect? If you’re expecting pictures of beautiful woman.. sorry but this might not be the right place for you (though I’m not ruling out the possibility) haha.. ok maybe on a more serious note..
I’ve decided to start this blog so as to share with ppl abt various life and wealth philosophies that I’ve come across.. Hence, I hope that through this blog I’ll be able to share my insights on personal development, wealth building, entrepreneurship and marketing.
As the tagline says, it is hoped that you’ll be able to achieve your dreams, success, goals and create online income streams at The Insights Of Calvin Woon.
If you happen to come to my site after reading my eBook “7 Ways to Earn Money Online”, this blog will also help you build up on your knowledge in the area of internet marketing. And pls leave a comment after u read my eBook! I’ll love to listen to your comments.
If you have not read the ebook, what are you waiting for? Just opt in at the right hand side and you receive the first eBook free!
Remember, if you want to provide a better life for not only yourself, but your loved ones, you’ve got to take action right now! Every minute that you procrastinate is effectively delaying the time that you get to achieve your goals and dreams..
Learning is indeed a lifelong learning experience. Thus I hope to shall with you my learning experiences and I hope I am able to make a difference in your life.
Yes, this blog is about dreams and goals.. Not about unrealized ones.. but about how to go about realizing them.. Not about my dreams. But YOUR dreams.
I would love to hear your comments. So feel free to leave them before you go & Be sure to check back for updates!
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