Despite of the different professions all over the corner that people can choose, they would still prefer to go with blacksmithing which is quite an interesting job. Nevertheless, despite of being interested in entering the blacksmith industry, you will still need to have essentials such as the blacksmithing hammer that you can find at any of your trusted dealers or any of those trusted stores which are selling the type of hammer that you will need for your job. To begin with you will need to visit your Blacksmith trainer who will learn you this profession and can also teach you to craft new and better items as you go.
As a Blacksmith you will need loads of ore which can be mined from the veins that are scattered all across Azeroth and Outland. Considering that the prices of ores in auctions are too expensive, it is not preferable to depend on auctions for the stock of your ores, however, you still have another option in order to obtain these ores, and that is to make mining as your second career, because if your became a miner, then you will definitely do the mining yourself and you will no longer depend on auction sales.
Despite the fact that blacksmithing is a difficult task because of the need of ores which are tough to find, you can still make things a lot simpler as long as you have an easy access to these ores. There are surely a lot of benefits that can be taken from blacksmithing, one of which is by learning how to make new items. The first items that you will create are those weapons and armors. You will eventually learn how to create and craft better plate armor and weapons after several sime of creating the basics of blacksmithing. There are surely a lot of people who can benefit from a product of a blacksmith, for instance, those warrior, Paladins and Death Knights who wear plate armors which is known to be a product of blacksmithing.
As time goes by, you will definitely hone your expertise when it comes to blacksmithing, and soon, you will tend to realize if ever you will specialize in Armor Blacksmith or Weapon Blacksmith. As an Armor Blacksmith you will still gain access to most of the plans that allow a Blacksmith to craft weapons though and this also goes the other way around. If you do specialize in Weaponry or Armor you will be able to learn several patterns that teach you how to create several rare items. Whether choosing Weaponry or Armor Blacksmith as your specialty, you will still be gaining a lot of benefits, thus, the decision making isn’t that tough after all.