Tag: tips

5 Simple Steps That Made My Blog Grow

Blogging is a tough world. I get it. It’s incredibly hard to get noticed, full of long hours, and let’s face it, watching absolutely zilch happen to your stats is frustrating. I’ve recently been making a conscious effort to improve my stats and make my blog grow. Some changes have done sod all, niente, nothing – but others have truly worked. So, I’m here to help as many bloggers out by sharing what actually made my blog grow.

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Get to Know Rianne | Featured Blogger Friday

Happy Friday bloggers! I hope you gained a handful of useful tips from my latest piece of blog advice, ‘how to increase blog traffic by using keywords‘. I show you how you can increase the amount of readers coming to your site by simply using keywords, specifically targeting the two most popular search engines, Google […]

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How To Increase Blog Traffic by Using Keywords | Monthly Column

We all want to increase blog traffic, right? In this article I am going to show you exactly how you can do just that with the use of some handy keywords. Adding strategic keywords will ensure that people find your posts. It’s an easy way to grow your traffic on autopilot (and for free!). So, you […]

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Get To Know Sangeetha | Featured Blogger Friday

Happy Friday! It appears I have spent the majority of the week wedding planning – it’s so much fun. I even have a little ‘Wedding Ideas’ notebook that comes with me everywhere for those little Eureka moments. How’s your week been? I truly hope you found some useful tips in my ‘5 easy ways to personalise your […]

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5 Easy Ways to Personalise Your Blog (Helpful Screenshots Included!)

Let’s face it, blogging’s a competitive business. So how exactly can you stand out from the rest? By personalising your blog of course. Easy! It’s such a quick fix that makes a heck of a difference to readers first impressions. WordPress particularly offers loads of ways you can personalise your blog. Step away from the yucky generic […]

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Launch of ‘Get noticed: A blogger’s guide to standing out online’

One sec bloggers, let me just pull myself back down to Earth… I’m celebrating my little “win” moment over here. I am thrilled to introduce my brand new and exclusive free guide to you – Get noticed: A blogger’s guide to standing out online. Eeeek. I wanted to create something more than a blog post for you, […]

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Biggest Haul Ever

You know when you get a sudden impulse to go shopping? That “oh, I haven’t splurged in a while” feeling, and before you know it have bought the entire shop? Well, that moment of madness happened to me and over the past week have accumulated rather a lot because of it. So, I thought it would only […]

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5 Tips for Writing a Killer Blog Post Title

Coming up with a title for your blog post is probably one of the most over looked aspect of the entire writing process, because it’s so simple and people believe “anything will do”. Wrong. Your title must persuade readers in. With over 2 million posts being published daily, it’s important to make yours stand out, and […]

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Get To Know Perri | Featured Blogger Friday

Happy Friday loves! Thank you for your kind responses on yesterdays post ‘Best Budget Brushes‘, the perfect read if you’re on a hunt for high-quality and purse friendly makeup brushes. Equally, thanks for welcoming me back to YouTube after a hectic but exciting three week break. I tweeted asking for some video ideas and you filled […]

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NYX Cosmetics HD Studio Finishing Powder

Oily gals listen up, I’ve found a cure. I stumbled across this powder from NYX Cosmetics under ‘recommended products’ somewhere unknown on the Boots website, and people are absolutely raving about it. This little pot of goodness has become my new favourite, and has wiped my Smashbox powder well and truly out of the picture. […]

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5 Reasons Why I Didn’t Read Your Blog Post

I make sure to take at least an hour out of each day to sift through blog posts. I really enjoy the down time and catching up on the latest reads. This often makes me feel inspired and motivated and I love connecting with bloggers too. However, when people have as little time as I […]

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15 Things You Should Do Before Hitting Publish (& Free Checklist!)

Blogging can be overwhelming, and with loads to think about, it’s easy to forget the little details that can sometimes make all the difference. I’ve gathered together a list of everything I think should be done before you hit ‘publish’. Stuff that’s really going to help your post be read, loved and shared. Download my checklist (see end of post) to make it super easy for you to remember what exactly you need to do before publishing your blog post!

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My Haircare Routine | How I Care For My Hair

I received the most lovely request in my email inbox a couple of weeks ago to write a post discussing everything I do to care for my hair; my routine, what products I like to use, how I grow it etc. etc. – a huge compliment considering I’m very lazy when it comes to hair. […]

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Origins Skin Refining Oil | Review

This product has been staring at me on the counter at Boots screaming “buy me” for months now, but the price tag has always put me off. I honestly don’t think I’ve ever spent so much on a single skincare item. I eventually decided to take the plunge and as expected haven’t put it down since (this means […]

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5 Tips to Keeping Organised

I have recently received a lot of emails and comments from people wondering how I stay organised, so it’s obviously a topic people are concerned about. Keeping organised is something that has definitely taken me time to really get the hang of, and staying motivated is a major factor too. We all have our own lives outside of blogging, […]

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13 Tips on Starting a Successful YouTube Channel

I have been approached numerous times by bloggers asking for my advice on starting a YouTube channel, especially more recently. A lot of people have been freaking out over making videos, “where do I start?”, “how do you know what people will watch?”, “what if people don’t like me?“. I responded to everyone but I could […]

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5 Tips to Speed Up Your Blog Writing Time

Let’s face it, we’ll all procrastinators sometimes. And when it comes to sitting down and writing a blog post, it’s easy get very distracted very quickly. I often find myself doing things that could be temporarily ignored such as answering the phone or responding to Facebook messages. And, fewer distractions often mean more free time. So, I’ve […]

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How To Take & Edit Your Blog Photographs | Blog Advice

It’s time for a brand spanking new piece of blog advice. Are you ready? But first onto a more important matter – dry January is over. I have officially been cleansed and detoxed; but could someone please pass me a large glass of white Chardonnay?  I’ve recently had a lot of comments on the quality of […]

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5 Things I’ve Learnt in the Last Year of Blogging

Today marks my first Blogiversary – yay!  On the 7th January 2015, I created my page and posted for the first time. Honestly, I hadn’t a clue what I was doing – I just threw myself full force into it; I was thirsty for a new hobby and loved the idea of a challenge. But, I was very naive and […]

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