The 10 Signs of Blog Addiction

10. You check your blog stats a LOT. You occasionally get up in the middle of the night and sneak a peak.

9. Your significant other suspects you are having an affair with your blog. Even when you’re alone with your special person, you do find yourself thinking what your blog might be doing right then…

8. You “mental blog” while driving or on the train, and sometimes even when you are alone in the shower.

7. You filter everything through your post-writing. You can’t watch a movie, see a play, read an article, or share a sweet moment with your child without thinking of whether it’s blog-worthy.

6. You suffer from “blog envy” when another blogger posts something juicy before you do. You suffer “comment envy” when said post gets 40-something comments – the jerk!

5. You “binge blog” 3 or 4 posts at once—only to feel guilty and empty afterward.

4. You ditched all your real friends for blog friends, because, well, “they understand.” You bypass Bowling Alone at the bookstore (who really cares?) while you reach for Naked
Conversations.

3. You think, “I can stop at any time.”

2. Your lunch hour has become your “blog hour.” You keep a few posts tucked in your desk in case you need them during the day.

1. After 5 minutes of meeting someone really interesting you ask, “So – do you blog?”

Source : bloggers anonymous

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16 Responses

  1. 11- You ignore all that and publish 3 posts at one go!!

  2. 12- You check your blogs and comments before you check work emails (what i’m doing now)

  3. 13-in party or gather u had fun and 10000 photos ,you AM GOING Blog IT

    14-you always want to have a cam 24/7

  4. Great Great Post!!!
    love the Bloggers Anonymous link! thanks for sharing.
    🙂
    waiting to read your next post…i know you wont stay away for too long!!!

  5. I guess I need rehab. Stupid ridiculous posts getting 50 comments while mine get 10.

    *quality not quantity*

    cough cough

  6. GIRL… I’m an addict!!! I thought that I have speeding addiction, and now I know that I’m addicted to this too??? Allah ybashrek bel khear LOOOOOOOOOL

  7. Who-sane: HA HA HA , totally, I embrace my problem..LOL..first step to conquering my addiction.

    Sel3: LOL, OMG , soooooo true.

    Qabbani: lol, yah

    Summer : 😦 , yah I will be back soon..LOL

    KJ: LOL, yah , my worst are number 6 and 7..I think I need help.

    Mai: yah I like to educate my fellow addicts.

  8. count me in…i love #7 *lol*
    but really it is not just blogging..it everything online…at one point of time i was addicted to chatting back when alamak and wbs muslim chat were active..then baby center and now blogs…who knows what it will be next!! with internet addiction becomes very easy!

  9. and finally a psychiatrist’s business will flourish thanks to all the addicted bloggers 😀

  10. I’m #8

    I was like that in the beginning but I’m a bit better now, I think.

  11. Bakayif 3alaki, ya 7aki! Thanks for the giggle.

  12. a77aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

    Hello . My name is Isam and I’m a blogoholic.

  13. 15 – When your co-workers start trying to behave and not saying anything weird so that they wont get blogged! lol

    Actually whenever we have a laugh at the office, my office mate always warns others that they might get blogged! 🙂

    I am glad to hear about your (people) additcion. We share much in common!

  14. my weakest points are 6,7 and 8.

    I wonder if I’ll start mobile blogging or not.

    and Loool at number 15…I am losing friends coz of 15. 😛

  15. Sam: Who am I kidding.. I am all of them….HA HA HA.

    Ghasheema: Yup, lots of money there. Hmmmm, I think a career change is in order.

    Elijah: aha , in denial are we?

    Kinzi : lol, thanks Kinzi, ana Kaman Bakayif 3alaki, this might be the nicest compliment I got on my blog…well you are always nice. Thanks.

    Isam: (all people unanimously) Hello Isam…

    Observer: yeeeeeee, glad I don’t work with you..lol.

    Hamza: Yah, thanks to you Hamza I know about it now so I am like, should I should I not..but, my cell phone is soooo old that to type a post on it, I think would take me days…very very small phone. So until I buy a new one, I think I am safe..phew.

  16. very interesting, but I don’t agree with you
    Idetrorce

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