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August 13, 2014, in Articles > Baha'i Blog, by
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Hello Baha’i Blog readers!

We’ve been online now for over three years and we’d really like to hear from you to get your thoughts and feedback on the blog.

So far we’ve published 340 posts and have readership in 226 countries and territories and we’re growing every day! We really appreciate all your support and it would mean a lot to us if you would participate in a short survey we’ve put together.

The survey is completely confidential and after we have anonymized all responses we will post a short summary of the results, as we’re sure you will all be interested in the insights it offers!


NOTE: The Survey has now closed but feel free to let us know what you think in the comments section below or by emailing us at: [email protected]

A big thankyou to everyone who participated in this survey!


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Naysan Naraqi

Naysan is passionate about using the arts and media to explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith. Back in 2011, Naysan started up the Baha’i Blog project, channeling his experiences in both media and technology companies to help create a hub for Baha’i-inspired content online.

Discussion 14 Comments

I haven’t been able to link with your survey page as it keeps cycling back to this page. But… here’s what I think in a nutshell. Your blog is wonderful. It covers issues, ideas and news that I cannot get otherwise. I live in a remote First Nations community in northern Alberta, Canada. I pioneered here 27 years ago. It is tough and isolated as the lone Baha’i, and I am out of the loop most of the time and have little contact with other Baha’is as they are simply too far away. I’m getting to be an old fart now and cannot easily travel the many hundreds of miles to get anywhere else. So sites like yours are my lifeline to the Baha’i community at large. After reading blogs like yours, I feel much closer to our global community.
Thank you for all your hard work and devotion to Bahá’u’lláh. It is very, very much appreciated by this isolated Baha’i.

Denis Carnochan (August 8, 2014 at 7:28 PM)

Thanks so much for the wonderful feedback Denis and I’ve sent you a personal email. Really happy to hear that Baha’i Blog is having this sort of effect! Thanks for taking the time to let us know!

Naysan (August 8, 2014 at 5:46 AM)

Denis I feel for you as I was in a similar situation (not pioneering) for many years. I was in a place with no active Baha’is a long trip for others to come to see me. Consequently a lot of spiritual development never happened although I remained a loyal Bahai. Since my non Baha’i husband died 6 years ago I joined a great little community here in the North Island of New Zealand and am catching up on Baha’i studies now (although bad health keeps me absent from most meetings) I have an excellent teacher – we are studying The Covenant at the moment – fascinating stuff.

If you feel like keeping in touch or need to talk about anything – I am here.

Jean
[email protected]

Jean (August 8, 2014 at 12:28 AM)

Keep up the good work, I find it very informative and uplifting, and look forward to the next Blog!

Brynley Fussell. (August 8, 2014 at 8:06 PM)

Thanks so much Brynley! That means a lot to us! 🙂

Naysan (August 8, 2014 at 5:40 AM)

I find some of the items interesting. I do not like items which are primarily sales pitches.

I tried to take the 5 minute survey but it cycled to this page.

Bill Hyman (August 8, 2014 at 8:18 PM)

Thanks for the feedback Bill and I’m sorry the link didn’t work. I’ve sent you an email with a link to the survey which should work. Thanks again! 🙂

Naysan (August 8, 2014 at 5:39 AM)

Thank you very much for your hard work .
We really enjoy your articles .

Senobar. Jaffar (August 8, 2014 at 10:17 PM)

Thanks so much for your support and encouragement Senobar! It’s much appreciated! 🙂

Naysan (August 8, 2014 at 5:36 AM)

One of the things I love about Baha’i Blog is the continuous drive to improve. I don’t know many blogs that would do a survey like this in an effort to make a good thing even better. Keep it up!

Alan Manifold (August 8, 2014 at 11:45 PM)

Thanks Alan! We really appreciate all of your constant support and encouragement! 🙂

Naysan (August 8, 2014 at 5:43 AM)

Love going through your blogs Naysan ..i also share it with my friends and family of the Baha’i community .
Great job ….May Bahaullah bless you in all your upcoming endeavours.

Tina Olyai (August 8, 2014 at 4:04 AM)

Thanks so much Tina! That really means a lot to us and we’re so glad we can help!

Naysan (August 8, 2014 at 5:44 AM)

Your Baha’i blog is an excellent item. I haven’t signed up to any other blogs and I am a bit of a dinosaur when it comes to being up-to-date with web sites and other communications on the ether. You include a great variety of topics, some deal with ‘hot-off-the press’ issues (such as the House of Justice message about the Badi calendar), others are timely reminders about what we should be doing and thinking about in our busy lives. Well done and keep up with the good work!

Adam Thorne (August 8, 2014 at 11:22 PM)

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