I have been blogging or writing technology related content in my personal blog (Ginktage.com) for quite some time . Sometimes , I end up asking me a question on how does this help me in my software development career .
In this blog post , I share my opinion on How Blogging can help in career development for a Software Engineer
How Blogging can help in career development for a Software Engineer ?
1. By Blogging , I try to keep track of the new things happening in the technologies that I work.
2. Learn new things , try out some samples and share it in my blog . This means i can improve my skills on explaining things to people via blog.
3. Post my opinion on specific topic.
4. Reach out to more people (Community) and get to network with technology experts via discussion , comments etc.
5. Some of the blog posts covers latest technologies in the areas that i work with and hence explains that i am active and updated with the latest trends .
6. The blog that I write helps me most of the time to document few things that do regularly.
What’s your take on this topic ? Does Blogging really help in career development for a Software Engineer ? Share your opinion in the comments section.