Should you really blog these days? Five years of active blogging and what they brought

Like many 'cool' things in life, blogging has this unbelievable veil of attractivity and immense freedom. In fact, nowadays the trend that seems to prevail is that if you don't blog you are probably crazy because by the looks of it everybody should blog, right? I am also sure that most of the aspiring bloggers, like me, for example, have fallen into the trap because they relied way too much on...