We have written before about the joys of using Facebook advertising to promote your blog and now it is the turn of their good mate Twitter. Do you reckon they would actually be good mates? Anyway… At our parent company, DBD Media, we have adopted an approach to promote our...
How did the old saying go? You need to spend money to make money, wasn't it? Well, a little bit of Facebook advertising to promote your blog posts here and there certainly demonstrates this nice and clearly. Let’s have a look why… A recent study showed organic reach to be...
There are all sorts of blogging events you may be attending – Awards, talks, events put on by brands etc etc. (more…)
This post is going to be slightly unusual. Unusual in the fact that we are only going to share one piece of advice. No ‘top 10 tips…’, ‘7 ways to…’ or even ‘89 tools…’just one tactic, that is all. Let’s begin with a little question… Have you ever considered outreaching...
The process of organising a brand and blogger collaboration is made a lot smoother if you can provide the crucial details which may help you with working on a particular project. Often your brand liaison or agency contact might need to present a case for why they should use you...
Search Engine optimisation. Sounds just a little bit scary yes? Let’s be totally honest – some of it can be a little. The good news is we can save those bits for the technical boffins amongst us and allow us normal folk to the more appealing, super actionable, bits and...
Being a blogger is busy work and for many of you it’s something to look forward to and enjoy aside from your day job. To really make sure you’re not getting swamped with the build-up of little tasks, I’ve noted down the 5 best apps around to help you on...
There’s no point in having thousands of followers if they’re not engaging with the content you post on Facebook; fact. You may well have read the floods of articles which talk about how important engagement is over following, and we are firm believers in engagement here at the Bloggers’ Lounge!...
A tool, as technically defined by The Oxford Dictionaries, is: “A thing used to help perform a job” I am not telling you that because you may not know what a tool is, although if you don’t, you’re welcome, but because I don’t believe we as bloggers are cashing in...
Standing out from the crowd is something we’re often encouraging our community to do. Blogging is a rewarding pastime, but when you want to start really getting serious and trying to develop an income from your site you need to stand out. We all know how crowded this community is,...