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    Blogging: Promoting Your Work

    There are many reasons why you may be writing a blog. It could be personal, your blog may simply be a hobby, or a way of expressing yourself and you may just blog for enjoyment. It could be that your blog started as a hobby, but has now turned into your livelihood, or at least another way to add to your monthly income. Or it may be that you have your own business, and your blog is an accompaniment to this, a way to promote and celebrate your business achievements and your product. Whatever the reason for your blog, in order to get your content, message or business out there,…

  • Blogging,  design,  ex in the City,  fashion bloggers,  Strictly come dancing,  technology

    A new website design?

    I’ve recently been considering re-designing my website, it has been over five years since it last had an update, and I am very attached to the pink lady on my site. I do regularly clean up my sidebar and ads, but changing the design itself is more of a challenge and a worry. I use a custom wordpress design that I have always loved – it’s fresh, frothy and pretty and generally suits my blog and me. I’ve never really got around to buying a bespoke design for my site, although I can definitely see the benefits of changing to a cleaner, more sophisticated design (my good friend Emily Jayne…

  • Blogging,  fashion bloggers

    Building links with SEO and PR companies

    One of the most important things you can establish as a blogger is good and positive links with SEO and PR companies. I read lots of great posts where bloggers show how they have built up their relationships with these types of companies in order to benefit their blog, and I thought it was about time I added my voice to the list. I’ve been blogging for six years, and part of the reason I still have things to write about is that I have built up my links with both local and national PR and SEO companies which mean I still get the invites to events, the press releases…