Tricks & Tips

Marketing Trends for 2017

2016 was a year of creative opportunities and new ways of reaching audiences, especially for brands. 2017 is set to harness these new strategies even further and make the brand-reader experience even more exciting....

How to Develop a Recipe App

We talk a lot about blogging and social media here at HBC but less about app-ing. So we asked Ceri for her top tips on developing a recipe app!...
freelancing

How to Stay Focused when Freelancing

Freelancing can be a rewarding and fulfilling career; you have the freedom to pick your hours, your work and even your office. But what about when motivation is waning and you just can't find your focus? Here are five tips for staying focused when freelancing....

5 Ways to Beat Blogger’s Block

Being a blogger can be so rewarding, but it’s not always easy. Sometimes the ideas just stop flowing, so here are my top tips for breaking through that block and getting back on the blogging bandwagon....

How to Create an Effective CTA for Your Blog

You are a blogger - yes. You’re writing to attract an audience and build trust - sure. You want to educate, inform and - if you are me - entertain. But the difference between a blogger and a really successful blogger lies in that final step....

How To Use Snapchat For Your Blog

If you have a blog, I’m sure you’ve heard it over and over again that you cannot ignore social media. Sure, content is king, but the world of social media can be considered the Queen - you need both....

How to create your ideal client

It’s SO easy for new business owners to fall into a trap of trying to please everyone by making a product that will appeal to the masses. But remember, when you’re designing your own business out of what you’re PASSIONATE about, you get the make the rules....