With the danger of sounding like a frustrated wannabe sports journalist (so not true) whose completely miss-judged the Blogger’s Lounge audience I want to bring your attention to the footie. In case you haven’t noticed the sporting public have turned their attentions the Euros – or the European championships, more...
As I am sat in our office in Soho with the sun beating down outside I feel it’s reasonable for a daydream about summer holidays to enter the mind. Instead of going off in some rhetoric about my daydream, I thought it would be handier to point you in the...
Sometimes it is easier to just pretend it’s not happening. It will be fine, no need to worry, somehow it will all sort itself out. Sound a little bit familiar? This is true to life. We are all guilty of it and nothing to feel ashamed about; it’s quite simply...
Writing. You either have it or you don’t right? Wrong! There are many tactics out there to help you improve upon this art form, some of which I will share with you now. 1. Practice Practice Practice (but not in the same way) An obvious one, but there is absolutely...
So you’ve got your blog, you’ve built a following and you’re feeling good. Now it’s time to start to get noticed by these guys… Increasingly so brands will have dedicated teams of people who’s job it is be to find you. Unfortunaly it is unlikey you will be in a...
Typically, and we are all guilty of it, we tend to crack out blog posts without consulting other people’s opinions. Opinions that matter; such as experts. Now this is absolutely fine. It is essential to find your voice through your blog otherwise it becomes dull. No one likes a bench...
Have you ever reviewed your blog traffic and pulled a face like this? I am unsure if Macaulay Culkin has just logged into his Google Analytics, but it looks to be like something equally as distressing. Whilst your traffic may not have dropped to the level required for the dramatic...
Who am I to say what you have and haven’t thought of? I am not; but it leads us nicely onto our opening method. 1. A catchy title We have written before about the importance of a blog title and it really is a must. There are a whole load of...
We all love blogger events; the bubbly, the nibbles and the chin-wags - to name a few. Aside from all the fun to be had, of which there is plenty, you must ensure you remember you reason for attending and to make the most out of it. To that end,...
With the first day of spring finally upon us and the year nearly a quarter of the way through (say what!?) it seems a good time to round up our top 5 most read posts of the year so far. So, in one nice neat place for you all, here...