Tricks & Tips

5 Steps for Stress-Free Blog Planning

I write blogs about stress, so the notion of making that process itself stress-free is of great interest to me. I’ve been writing on natural health for nearly 15 years and the style and content has changed greatly over that time. I can definitely say it has evolved; this started out with more factual nutritional stuff and finding my way to being that all-important ‘chatty’ has been one of the hardest hurdles....

Does Google know you exist?

Have you ever tried Googling your own blog? Or any of the topics/recipes/yoga postures you posted about? Can you see your website come up in search results and...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Approaching Brands

The publicist wants to get their company's products / message out to an audience, and bloggers have a content-led platform in which to provide that service. Maintaining good relationships with brands you know, like and trust are key if you want to work with them on a long-term basis. You never know what opportunities might be there in the future! ...

3 Reasons why Pinterest is Your Secret Weapon

Ever been a victim of scrolling through Pinterest for so long that you forgot the reason you logged on in the first place? While many hbloggers have got the art of Instagram nailed, it's strange that Pinterest can still confuse us for what is actually quite a similar (and some may say superior) medium....

5 Tricks to Give Your Blog a Refresh

Tired of the same old Wordpress themes? Or perhaps you've noticed a couple of other bloggers with similar looking designs to yours? It's good to give your blog a touch-up every once in a while - hey, it needs TLC just as much as you do! If you're after some simple shortcuts to make it feel a bit more loved then look no further than our 5 easy tricks...