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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…

Hashtags – The Basics

Today, I want to introduce you to hashtags.  If you are a new blogger you might be wondering what they are and how you should be using them to help your blog.  If you are a more experienced blogger you might be wondering how to up your hashtag game and while I won’t spill those […] Read more…

How To Rock Your About Me Page

An ‘About Me’ page should be one of the key pages on your blog.  It is important that when people read your posts and love what they read, they can click on your ‘About Me’ page and find out more about the person behind the post. So your ‘About Me’ page has a lot to […] Read more…

Finding That Blogging Balance

If you have a blog then you will know that it can be all consuming. Social media sucks you in for hours, stats bog you down and you find yourself working until the early hours finishing off the perfect post. Some people manage to find a balance straight away, either they see it as a […] Read more…

Deciding on a blog name

Deciding a Blog Name

So you’ve decided to start a blog. Hurrah! But what are you going to call it?! Argh! This is potentially one of the really tricky bits of starting a blog, coming up with a name that perfectly represents all that you hope to achieve and embody with your blog in the future. No pressure, right? […] Read more…

How To Start A Blog

Hundreds of new blogs start up each day.  Cyber space is bursting with talented people sharing their lives and loves in their corner of the internet.  So if you are thinking you are thinking about starting a blog, but are not sure where to start, we have a beginners guide for you. How to start […] Read more…

Choosing A Design For Your Blog

When you start a blog from scratch one of the first things you will do is choose a blog design. With both Blogger and WordPress there are plenty of designs to choose from and each will suit people differently. It can be a little overwhelming at first, which is best? Which will people be drawn […] Read more…

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