The most important nugget of advice this article will give you is this – don’t be afraid to spend a bit of money on your blog. Richard Branson didn’t create mega brand Virgin without spending, Man City didn’t go from run off the mill to European football superpowers without spending...
Have we mentioned that social media channels are the most important part of promoting your blog? We have?? Great! Saves us all some time then. So, thinking about that and about how important social is, have you effectively branded your social? You haven’t? Then read on friend! The reason why...
The blogging world is a fast and ever changing landscape, let’s face it sometimes it’s hard to keep up. I’m constantly changing my mind on which blog is my favourite, but for me that is the beauty of the blogging industry; it’s huge and it’s progressive, allowing a reader to...
Finished going to the gym for the year? Stopped getting up 20 minutes earlier? Done with bringing in your own lunch to work? Excellent, so has everyone else. As we welcome in February, the distant New Year optimism becomes as empty as your champagne glass you used to bring it...
Sitting around, waiting for brands to contact you even though your blog is on top of its game. Amazing theme, outstanding photos, wonderful posts and a social following that rivals Kimmy K, what else is a blogger to do?? I’ll tell you what! Contact those brands yourself babe! Getting in...
As you may have known, I am a fan of Pinterest. I nobly took on the Bloggers’ Lounge Pinterest and now my mornings are full of pinning beautiful things and making distant plans to get my desk at Bloggers’ Lounge HQ to be Pinterest worthy. But Pinterest isn’t just about...
The comments section – easy to neglect but can be the gateway to the extra engagement your blog craves. We all, hopefully, have our social profiles sorted, but by implementing these tips it can be another place for you to chitter chat with your readers. And we all love a...
Of course, there are other content management systems, and a lot of other very good ones. But WordPress is the Kim Kardashian of reality TV, the Zoella of You Tube and the West Ham of Football. No prizes for guessing which footy team I support. Whether it is the best...
If you started off your blogging career really interested in beauty, and spent hours creating a post on why Mac’s Ruby Woo lipstick is the icon we all need in our makeup bags, but maybe now you’re thinking that you want to branch out to other topics. That is really...
With us being half way through January, now is the perfect time to begin thinking about what the year ahead might bring for us bloggers, and ways in which we can step up our methods to ensure we’re really getting the most out of our blogging endeavours. Check out my...