WHAT MAKES A GOOD BLOGGER?

wardrobe basics, white shirt, boyfriend jeans, thrift store, vintage, block heels

wardrobe basics, white shirt, boyfriend jeans, thrift store, vintage, block heels

chunky heels, Zara, ankle strap

wardrobe basics, white shirt, boyfriend jeans, thrift store, vintage, block heels

wardrobe basics, white shirt, boyfriend jeans, thrift store, vintage, block heels

wardrobe basics, white shirt, boyfriend jeans, thrift store, vintage, block heels

wardrobe basics, white shirt, boyfriend jeans, thrift store, vintage, block heels

wardrobe basics, white shirt, boyfriend jeans, thrift store, vintage, block heels
Photography by Ruth Audu

What makes a good blogger? The question I ask myself all the time. Is it consistency, quality of posts or pictures? Is it the number of followers one has or the interaction on social media? Well I honestly don't know as I'm still trying to figure it out. While blogging is my hobby there is a sense of accomplishment that comes with it that can’t be explained. This makes me want to be as good as I can be in it. I honestly don't know what I was thinking when I decided to start this journey seeing as it takes a lot of time and effort but I'm loving it and have no intention of stopping anytime soon.

I was having one of those days where I didn't feel like dressing up but I still wanted to look put-together. So I reached for my boyfriend jeans which is quite popular on the blog since I've styled it here, here and here. I paired it with my basic white shirt and added my black Zara chunky heels for comfort and character. This outfit consists of some of the wardrobe basics I mentioned in my post on the basic wardrobe essentials.

  BF Jeans: Thrift Store || Bag: Zalora Thailand || Heels: Zara || Shirt: Vintage
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In your opinion, what makes a good blogger?

30 comments:

blogoratti said...

Great smile, love the casual look!

The Beautiful Eagle said...

Being real makes you a good blogger.... the level of interaction with your readers is a good way to reward yourself too as a blogger.
You look fabulous I love the heels.

Sarah Enuwa Audu said...

@theBeautiful Eagle, I love how you put it. Thank you

Theresa Hatitye said...

I love this post Omgsh and your jeans amazing

Sharron Mungazi said...

Love how you styled your Boyfriend jeans. Personally I don't really know what makes one a good blogger. Though in my little experience I would say honesty and originality are key. Showing up on the blog consistently with good content is also an added advantage.
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DESOLA MAKO said...

understanding what makes a good blogger is really a difficult one but all these things you mentioned contribute to being a better blogger definitely.x
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Annie Munyenyembe said...

I am still trying to figure that out too, i enjoy reading your posts and you such an inspiration... lovely outfit by the way, love the boyfriend jeans xx

damie alabi said...

all the things you have mentioned in this post make a good blogger. I also believe that communication is key and when you feel.in your heart that you are doing a great Jon, a form of self relief and actualization.

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Toluwalade Toyin-Kehinde said...

Whenever would I find boyfriend jeans my size!!!!?? They look so good on you and the entire outfit, I'm jels
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Wenluditoh Daniellah said...

I love those pants so much and i could wear boyfriend jeans everyday .yours is so vintage

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Bash Harry said...

Love your look! So casual and chic! Honestly though, I have no idea what makes a good blogger or if I am one...I guess you have to define what is 'good' and start from there.

xx Bash | Bash Says Hey | bloglovin'

Tsepo Mas said...

Your style is effortless. and I believe being yourself makes you unique as a blogger and consistency as well as quality pictures makes your blog more appealing to readers. I lack in the consistency area as I have other priorities but I blog when i can and when I feel like because blogging is simply a hobby to me. Keep up with the good work.x
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Sarah Enuwa Audu said...

@Sharron while I do agree with you, how consistent is consistent and how good is good?
@Annie thanks so much
@Damie, communication is definitely key.
@Toluwalade lol thank you
@Wenluditoh, tell me about it, I practically live in these jeans.
@Bash, Agreed
@Tsepo thank you. The order of our priorities do determine how consistent we are in blogging

Anna Martin said...

Really love those jeans! Fantastic shoes!

- Anna

www.melodicthriftychic.com

En_kay Ede said...

Honestly Sarah you're one of the few bloggers than inspire me to be more dedicated to my own blog. Every time u put up a new post I get motivated.i love your consistency and with time I hope to be able to be this consistent. Maybe if I still had my camera it would have been different.
BTW I took your advice and put up a few posts for future use. Keep the flag flying.
Oh!i fixed my browser

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Sarah Enuwa Audu said...

@En_kay Lol girl I noticed, it's nice to see you on the blog again. Thank you for the feedback, I guess it helps that I have a lot of free time. What happened to your camera though? Glad the advice helped, looking forward to seeing those posts.

Onyxsta Bleurgh said...

Ahhhh! I was going to write a very similar post just last week after attending a blogger event and being overwhelmed by much younger bloggers making big waves. It's all relative I guess

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Alena Vorontsova said...

Cool look!) www.elationofcreation.com

ann usman said...

u look great :)

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Raliat O. said...

I personally think consistence and good quality posts makes a good blogger. Loving that boyfriend jeans on you!

Diane A said...

I guess as long as you stay yourself and invest yourself up to a certain extent in your blog and your readers you're a good blogger. The thing is, even if everybody can be a good blogger, not everybody is recognized as a good blogger, so is recognition part of being a good blogger too? Anyways, that is a good and pretty tricky question.
Love your outfit, as always you look comfy and chic!
xx

Adjoa Kwashie said...

I need a great pair of "mom jeans" like that in my life. You look fabulous.

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Sophie Atieno said...

I absolutely love your styling of the boyfriend jeans look
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Kindly Chic said...

Absolutely obsessed with this outfit! It is simple, classic, clean, and super chic. I love your photos too. You can really tell you enjoy doing what you do and it's really cool to see! Love the post, girl! xx
-KIndly Chic
http://kindlychic.blogspot.com

Zarrah Jane said...

I love your shoes!
I'm eyeing on that from Zara
XO

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Mionna Henderson said...

I LOVE those sandals!! I'm going to have to check out Zara!

Grace Alex said...

hehe! you look so fab! I like how you addressed todays topic

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Sarah Enuwa Audu said...

@Onyxsta, Agreed! I look forward to reading you post on this.
@Raliat, consistency and quality is definitely key
@Diane, you do have a point. I don't think popularity is a determinant of a good blogger
@KindlyChic, I try to have fun when taking pictures, so thank you
@Zarrah @Mionna thank you but these sandals are old, although I do have a link to a similar pair.

sogie said...

Love the jeans, I need to get me one. Love the whole tucked in partly concept.
Being a good blogger? I don't think there's a definition of a good blogger. A lot of things qualify a good blogger. You literally just gave me a post idea.
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Sarah Enuwa Audu said...

@Sogie thank you, I agree that it's hard to define what a good blogger is. I will definitely be checking the post out.

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