Broken links irritate visitors and can badly affect your ranking. Check and repair all such links on your blog.
The more you share your posts on social media & the more you engage & entertain your readers, the quicker your readership will grow.
Content is the king - In the blogging world so diverse and big, you need to establish yourself with a distinction. the only road to it is good, original and valuable content. Be creative, different and surprise your readers once in a while.