The Shaw Academy Online Learning

I recently completed a course with the Shaw Academy studying social media marketing and I’ve been asked by so many of you who it was with. I thought I’d do a little piece on them today because they have helped my business take off so much. I started blogging last year, at the end ofContinue reading “The Shaw Academy Online Learning”

All you need are Fonts

Design is such an important aspect of blogging, it can make or break a viewer (believe me I found that out the hard way). I changed my website design six times in my first four months of blogging, (yikes, sorry viewers) before eventually returning to my original design. Still you have to try these things,Continue reading “All you need are Fonts”

How to grow Social Media Platforms

It’s been four months (and two weeks) since I started blogging. My, what a long and complicated road it has been full of learning curves, confusion and confidence building. I’ve learnt to believe in myself and shrug off peoples opinions. It turns out a lot of people out there don’t think blogging is a realContinue reading “How to grow Social Media Platforms”

Blogging isn’t a real job

As a relatively new blogger, I’m four months into my blogging journey, I want to put it out there that I have found that there is kind of a stigma around blogging. First it came from friends, then family and then even my own son, who shouted ‘that’s not a job’ when I was talkingContinue reading “Blogging isn’t a real job”

Design Bundles for the Win

Design is a key factor in ensuring your blog succeeds My Pinterest Stats dropped dramatically in December, and my blogging stats? Yeah, they were kind of the same, Ouch! It turns out I’m not the only one this happened to and with such a big drop, which ultimately affected my blog stats, I knew IContinue reading “Design Bundles for the Win”

Rainbow Eyes on the Prize…

Finding Motivation Today I’m wearing rainbow eyes, I woke up this morning so tired and really lacking in motivation to do anything at all… I made myself a bowl of Granola with a side of fruit (watermelon and blueberries), and a cup of coffee. That first cup of coffee in the morning just changes everything,Continue reading “Rainbow Eyes on the Prize…”

Huge changes to the Facebook algorithm 2021

Yesterday I decided to do some training on social media. Out of all the platforms Facebook has been the last one I’ve started to build up (I started this blog Sep 2020). I’m not sure why, I’ve been a Facebook user for years but there was just something about starting a business page… It madeContinue reading “Huge changes to the Facebook algorithm 2021”

I’ve boosted my Blogging Stats, here’s how.

I’ve been blogging for almost three months now… Okay, I’ve blogged in the past as a hobby and I’ve worked for a magazine writing articles, but THIS blog, I’ve had for just under three months. During this time, I’ve been on a total learning journey. I’ve been blessed with an opportunity in life as nowContinue reading “I’ve boosted my Blogging Stats, here’s how.”

INSTAGRAM TOP ‘STORY’ TIPS

I mentioned a couple of weeks ago, in a previous blog post that Instagram is a new platform for me. I started it during the first lock down as a hobby. Recently though I have transitioned it into a business account for this blog. Over the past few weeks I have been doing some trainingContinue reading “INSTAGRAM TOP ‘STORY’ TIPS”