Stay simple and be original, have patience and perseverance and connect with other bloggers to grow as a blogger!
Courtesy costs nothing. Be polite when interacting with fellow bloggers and your readers and your courtesy will be visible in your writing.
Use technology - Social plugins and SEO tools are a great thing to market your blog or a blog post. If you do not know about it, then learn it. It helps you reach out your audience in a better way and also improves the ranking of your blog.