Blogging is a funny old world isn't it? When you're a blogger you often find yourself thinking about blogging 24/7. You're constantly thinking about ideas for posts, reading other blogs, and talking to other bloggers on social media. Most of your family and friends probably don't get it, but other bloggers do. If you're a … Continue reading You Know You’re A Blogger When…
It's that time of the year again. The blogging award nominations are open and bloggers across social media are asking for your votes. I'm not going to ask for your votes though, mainly because I know I'd never win! Here's why I won't win an award for blogging: I'm not funny I'm not sweary I … Continue reading You Don’t Have To Win A Blogging Award To Be Successful
It's that time for New Year's Resolutions! Rather than making the usual rubbish resolutions about getting fit - that you know you'll never keep - how about some blogging resolutions? The resolutions you make obviously depend on what you want to achieve with your blog. A lot of professional bloggers post about how to become … Continue reading 7 New Year’s Resolutions For Bloggers
If you're not using Google Analytics for your blog then you definitely should be. All bloggers should use Google Analytics. I've been quite surprised at how many bloggers I've spoken to who aren't using Google Analytics - many of who I consider as much more experienced and successful bloggers than little me. Without the stats you … Continue reading Why All Bloggers Should Use Google Analytics
I've just realised that I've been blogging for a year. Happy blog birthday to me! I started my blog because I had freelance clients asking me for advice on blogging so thought I'd better practice what I was preaching. I've enjoyed blogging a lot more than I thought I would and I'm quite pleased with … Continue reading Happy Blog Birthday To Me!
To say blogging is time-consuming is an understatement - it can easily fill up your spare time if you let it. Unless you're lucky enough to be a professional blogger you'll most likely have to fit blogging around a job or taking care of the kids, and sometimes managing to be an organised blogger just doesn't happen. … Continue reading 10 Tips On Being An Organised Blogger
I've been blogging for 7 months now, and in this short time, I've learnt an incredible amount. As well as being a good hobby, blogging has given me some great skills that help in my line of work, and I'm really enjoying writing posts and everything else that goes with it. I don't think that … Continue reading 13 things I have learnt in 7 months of blogging