blogging community

A discussion with Frances Wilson – The Cross-Eyed Pianist

Established in 2010, The Cross-Eyed Pianist has become “an important voice in the piano world” (Peter Donohoe, international concert pianist) and enjoys a wide global readership with over 20,000 visitors to the site per month, and a social media following of c9000. Regularly updated with varied content, guest posts and the popular […]

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Why Sophie chose #UKBA19 – an interview with Sophie’s choice – our Sports & Fitness Blogger judge.

I had the supreme honour of interview Sophie before Christmas. Sophie is our #UKBA19 Sports & Fitness Blogger Judge. Sophie’s journey is a fascinating one and also one that everyone can relate to (if you’re a blogger.) So if you’ve got 7.5 minutes, then sit back and have a watch […]

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blogger engagement tips

Engage, engage, engage – #Bloghour

And if the title of this post didn’t give it away then YES- the topic for this week’s #bloghour is in fact- ENGAGEMENT. A topic suggested by the lovely @yorkshiremumof4 who wants tips, advice and ideas on how to: Engage with your audience on Instagram Engage more with your Twitter followers Grow […]

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#UKBA19 UPDATE: Cracking down on influencer fraud with Social Chain!

Social Chain and UK Blog Awards partner for #UBKA19 to stamp down on influencer fraud using Like-Wise We are SO excited to announce today an exciting partnership with Social Chain and their incredible new tool that can detect influencer fraud – Like Wise! Here’s what Steven Bartlett, Social Chain Group […]

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stem bloggers

#Bloghour update: 5 STEM Bloggers to follow!

After an amazing #Bloghour last night all about: Equality in blogging What kind of community the blogging world has A celebration of STEM bloggers We realised that not enough of our community know about STEM subjects and the amazing bloggers who represent these subjects. First of all, what is STEM? […]

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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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Ethics, choices and eco – OH MY! #Bloghour

For tonight’s #bloghour we want to discuss a topic suggested by Hannah Rudd – @Hannahsrudd – all about ethics and eco friendliness. Hannah said: ‘I think a #bloghour on the ethics/ecofriendliness of products/experiences etc. reviewed by bloggers would be great. Do bloggers think of the impact of a product before […]

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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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