Focusing primarily on anything that is not writing, is a waste of your time. I would say, focus 99% on thinking, researching, writing and the final 1% on getting it out there.
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Darius Foroux
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Interesting breakdown. :)

It could work. But, I will say 1% is a little scary. Especially for those who are new to the craft.