WHY SHOULD STUDENTS WRITE BLOGS DURING COVID-19 OUTBREAK??
A blog has always been much more than just its Google definition- “an online journal or informational website where a writer or even a group of writers share their views on an individual subject.”
From boredom pass time to life-changing thoughts, we all have come across blogs where we engrossed ourselves completely.
We have always complained about the lack of time. Guess what, we have ample of it now to start something of our own. Plus, Why is it always that someone else needs to voice our opinions for us??
During these times where we students are contributing to our nation’s safety by staying home.What if, we could contribute more.
Indeed we can! Want to do something productive??
See for yourself,how can an hour a day in blogging can change your life.
Direct and Visible Impact-
STERLING WORK-You can Learn to develop unique and original content unlike assignments during college which is more of a combined effort
REAL ONLINE CONNECTION-Get social appreciation not through Facebook, Instagram likes, Snapchat streaks or virtual tinder dates but on your work through your follower’s feedback and admiring comments.
BETTER EXPRESSION- Many specialists talk about the phenomenon of how daily writing (content, thoughts, experiences, fantasies, or anything you want) improves and sharpens your brain’s performance. Blogging helps you connect the dots better and faster.
BETTER SELF ASSESSMENT- Blogging gives you a sense of purpose, accountability, and responsiveness, this being a crucial aspect of every person’s motivation. Also, when a student starts a platform, he’ll feel the need to consistently provide his audience with good information.
IMPROVE COMMUNICATION SKILLS- if your students write something for their blog every day, they’ll express their thoughts and feelings on a consistent basis. The more they practice through blogging, the better communicators they’ll become.
How can blogging impact your career-
Blogging allows students to experiment with multiple media formats-There is no other medium that so seamlessly allows us to blend text, image, sound, and video to communicate a message so thoroughly to so wide an audience.
Developing a Positive Digital Footprint – Digital footprint is the mark that you leave behind when using the internet and can shape your online reputation. Your digital footprints are made up of the content you create, post and share; as well as the content that others post, and share, with you and about you.
With the world moving towards 100% digitization, it counts how do you spend your time on the Internet and are being used by recruiters as a parameter for hiring on your contribution to society and practices followed on the Internet.
Influencing Management Decisions-Yes, you aren't alone that wants changes in what and how the government, the college/school management takes decisions for you. Now you will have a tool to guide them and there are thousands who would support you but are waiting for one like you to #voice your opinion.
Thank You for your patient reading.
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