Posts Tagged ‘inspiration’

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Blog Post Inspiration for Spring

The good weather is on its way and fingers crossed it sticks around for us to enjoy some lovely sunny days.  Everything is so much better when the sun shines isn’t it?!  What we thought we would do today is give you a little inspiration to help you pack your editorial calendar full to the […] Read more…

Fall in love with blogging again in 5 steps

Fall in love with your blog again

Whether you’ve been blogging for months or years, blogging can be relentless at times and it’s not uncommon to fall out of love with your little bit of the internet. Here are 5 steps to rekindle to romance and fall in love with your blog again… I was listening to Maria Popova’s Q&A podcast recently […] Read more…

On Productivity and inspiration - interview with award-winning autor Tim Hopgood

On Productivity, Inspiration and Creativity – an Interview with Author Tim Hopgood

I recently met Tim Hopgood, who is an award-winning Children’s Author and Illustrator, during his publicity tour for his latest book, Walter’s Wonderful Web. Now, while this post is not about blogging (although you should check out Tim’s wonderful site for inspiration!) it is about productivity, creativity and all those things that we bloggers do […] Read more…

10 lessons for bloggers from Stephen King

10 lessons for bloggers from Stephen King

Whilst on holiday I read Stephen King’s 1999 book called “On Writing”. It’s a memoir in which he gives his advice on how to write fiction. I found it fascinating as I read it as many parts spoke to me about modern-day blogging. Let’s face it, writing is writing whichever form it takes. Blogging today, and making a […] Read more…

5 Brilliant books for bloggers

5 Great Books for Bloggers

My shelves are positively sighing under the weight of all the blogger books I have – some are lifestyle books by bloggers such as Tanya Burr and Lauren Evarts from the Skinny Confidential, some are inspirational or thought-provoking, others are downright nitty-gritty blogging books about getting google to love you or managing your day-to-day – and […] Read more…

Finding your inspiration

Finding your Inspiration

Inspiration can be a fickle thing. When I first started blogging, I was buzzing with ideas and the words for a post would be starting to form as I fell asleep at night. And this can still be the case at times. Equally, at other times my brain can be an empty cavern with absolutely […] Read more…

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A Year As A Blogger

Katy reflects on her first year as a blogger. One year ago I bought a domain and wrote my very first post.  If I am totally honest I didn’t have a clue how blogging worked, what was involved and how much I would fall in love with everything about it.  A friend had told me […] Read more…