You don't have to share the strategy. The journal is primarily for your benefit.
I would recommend that you post a screen shot daily that includes your trades, why you took them, and why you exited them. This more than anything will help you as you look back and review your past posts.
I'd also recommend you grade yourself daily. Come up with a set of targets, keep them straightforward, like "Take no more than 5 trades today", or "Don't move your stop", etc. These should be created based on your own weaknesses with your trading. At the end of the day, grade yourself on how well you followed these rules -- not on the net profit outcome of the day.
Last, I'd recommend that you always have a clear goal in mind for the next day. What one or two things will you focus the most on to improve your trading? At the end of every week, go back and read the prior two weeks of posts and see if you are making progress or going in circles, and adjust accordingly.
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Need help? 1) Stop changing things. No new indicators, charts, or methods. Be consistent with what is in front of you first. 2) Start a journal and post to it daily with the trades you made to show your strengths and weaknesses. 3) Set goals for yourself to reach daily. Make them about how you trade, not how much money you make. 4) Accept responsibility for your actions. Stop looking elsewhere to explain away poor performance. 5) Where to start as a trader? Watch this webinar and read this thread for hundreds of questions and answers. 6) Help using the forum? Watch this video to learn general tips on using the site.
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