Mining is a profitable profession due to the reason that it can be used for three crafting skills. The only flaw with this profession is that it you need good amount of gold to move to higher levels. You can complete the game with mining profession in a number of ways. The conventional way is to do smelting and searching for the nodes. In this guide you will know about finding nodes. Looking for nodes can be a time consuming process but the most important benefit is that it has no cost of upfront.
First of all you need to learn about purchasing mining axe. After you have bought the axe you are ready to enter the game with mining profession. Then you need to select a zone that can be very difficult. On the other hand, the same rules of looking for the veins of ore that holds for all the zones. You can often look it for in the lines of mountain or in the edges of zone. You also have to make sure that you find out the minerals so that you can look for them easily close to the ridges.
Mining is the profession that needs you to accumulate the ores and metals. In the higher levels you can perform farming of ores that can be further sold at the auction house and can be used with other professions that mainly depends on the ores that are farmed. Mining can be best done with other professions including the herbalism and the skinning. If you are using mining to earn the profit then you need to mix it with other professions. In such case you perform mining and quest at the same time along with collecting the herbs and skinning the mobs.
It can also be used with blacksmithing to make armor, rods and weapons. When it is used with jewel crafting, it can be used to create gems, metals, jewelry and other items. When used with engineering, it can be useful in making guns, arrows, bullets, goggles, mounts and other devices.
When you are questing you will find the ability to locate the nodes of mining on your map. When you quest, you must search for the deposits of the ores and start mining them so that you can move to next level. You can also use special gears and enchants to increase the speed of leveling.