Blogging

#Bloghour – How to be your own best cheerleader

In the wake of the UK Blog Awards and our announcement of 27 incredible winners and 27 fantastic Highly Commended bloggers, it’s not hard to believe that the remaining finalists might be feeling less than a winner now. BUT one thing we believe here at the UK Blog Awards is […]

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An interview with Nicola Jackson – blogger at Hanami Dream and our #UKBA19 wedding judge!

Nicola is without a doubt the most inspirational blogger I’ve had the pleasure of talking to. Her journey to creating her blog and the career she’s had is really inspirational. If you’re a blogger, looking for some inspiration (or a bit of hope) then you need to listen to this […]

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Blogger Spotlight: Katie Houghton and her happy post!

We are so pleased to be able to bring you our latest blogger spotlight, this week we talked to Katie Houghton – blogger (post of the happy post) and all around wonderful person over at Mental Health Journey. Make yourself a cup of tea, take a few minutes and have […]

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Let’s get down to {blogger} business! #Bloghour

Today we want to talk about a very interesting topic suggest by @BracesUK – UK Adult Braces – who is a regular ‘face’ on our #bloghour chats over on Twitter. His suggestion was: ‘We’ve had chats about monetising blogs but what about a focus on running the business side of […]

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Let’s get practical, practical – #Bloghour

This week’s #bloghour has been suggested by Nicola Francesca @FromNF who suggested that we discuss the more informative side of blogging….so tips, hints, ideas and practical content. We want to try and open up discussions about self care, recovery from any kind of abuse and the very big topic of […]

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Blogging Photography 101: Getting it right with Let’s Eat Smart!

For our blogger spotlight this week we’ve spoken to our Food and Drink Individudal Blogger winner #UKBA18 – Let’s Eat Smart. Ewa (the brains behind Let’s Eat Smart) is a passionate food photographer who has been on a journey with her blog to improve her photography to grow and improve […]

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Guestblogging 101: #Bloghour

We have the fantastic Sarah’s Thinking Again to thank for our #bloghour topic this week. GUESTBLOGGING 101! That’s right, we want to discuss all of the pro’s and con’s of guestblogging, how to do it, where to find opportunities and how to maximise those relationships! Guestblogging can be a fantastic […]

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The power of imagery – #Bloghour

So another #Bloghour is here again, and this week we’re talking practicalities…last week we had an incredibly deep chat about the power of your network, connections and not being lonely. Whilst we LOVE our emotion based chats with you, we do want to make sure we’re talking about useful tools, […]

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Monetising, Maximising and Entrepreneurialism – #Bloghour

We’re getting a bit more business focussed this week with the #bloghour suggestion from Morphman the Clown – @MorphmanSL who’s idea was: ‘Perhaps something about alternative routes to monetize your blog, beside ads? Revenue stream diversification?’ We loved the idea, it’s something we’re always keen to support and promote at […]

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Traffic building and fan generation #Bloghour

This week’s #bloghour topic comes from the wildly talented Emma Farley – thanks Emma for the suggestion, this is a good one folks! So Emma had the idea around building a steady, sustainable level of traffic to her blog that returns again and again. So basically a loyal readership/fan base […]

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