5 Mistakes That Make Local Blogs Fail

By Brad Flora: I meet a lot of local bloggers and people thinking about starting local blogs who ask me for tips or for feedback. After having several of these conversations, it seems useful to pull these conversations together in one place modeled after a great piece Paul Graham of YCombinator wrote back in 2006. He found 18 mistakes that kill startups. I think the mistakes that kill local blogs can be condensed down to five.

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