25 Lessons I've Learnt from Writing Online for 12 Months

They are crucial to know if you are building an audience online.

Poonam Sharma
3 min readOct 17, 2023
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I’ve written on different platforms and learned crucial lessons from them.

Today, I'm going to share 25 learnings from my online journey. Maybe you can feel them if you are building an audience online.

Let’s start.

  1. People take time to trust your content and product
  2. Audience building is all about how you present yourself in public.
  3. You can’t connect with your audience through AI-written content.
  4. Your writing should reflect your personality.
  5. Your free product is a way of $$$.
  6. The email list is a true blessing.
  7. Don’t copy others content. It will totally ruin your audience's trust.
  8. Without a good CTA, it's hard to sell.
  9. Your hook decides how many views your content is going to get.
  10. Making online creator friends is important.
  11. Taking breaks from your social media life is important to avoid burnout.
  12. Your writing can make you millions.
  13. Write your personal experiences.
  14. If you don’t provide valuable content, you will never be able to sell.
  15. The newsletter is crucial for a long way.
  16. If you can make $1 online, you can make your $10k.
  17. Nothing can match your confidence level after earning your $1.
  18. Don’t believe everything you read on the internet.
  19. Stay away from people who are just selling dreams.
  20. Every social media has a different audience and algorithm; you can only experience that while using it.
  21. People love to see results.
  22. Experimenting with your content is key to success.
  23. Virality is sudden.
  24. There are always people who are earning more than you, so don’t let this ruin your day.
  25. The internet is filled with fake and real people.

So these are the 25 lessons I've learned from writing for 12 months on different social media. Share your experiences.

Hope you get some insights from this blog.

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