This article makes blogging for a living sound like a real drag. Blogging for web sites? Strange title.
“I have no life,” Mr. Lavandeira, of of the celebrity-gossip blog PerezHilton.com, says. “I am always working, and I can never take a vacation.”
Sounds appealing…I thought bloggers like him have laptops and always-on Internet connections that work on beaches and in foreign countries.
And the working in your PJs isn't that much of a perk I'd imagine. Doesn't that just mean you don't stop if you're sick or tired??
They quoted my friend Jim Turner, One by One Media, but no link love! (I'll give you some).
Their lifeblood is eyeballs. If you don’t spoon feed ’em continually then you lose eyeballs. You lose eyeballs and you lose your ability to command the almight dollar.
There’s no way in heck I would want to be a full-time blogger.