Planning

5 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Blogging

Although it’s an amazing feeling to have a website or blog to your name, sometimes you can feel as though you are drowning in a vast ocean. Here are five things blogger Fiona Kendall wishes she knew when she started blogging....
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 Beat Blog Failure with SMART Goals

As we are running a Goal Setting Workshop in a few weeks, we thought it would be a good idea to talk about goal setting and how it can affect the "blogging failure" rate. At the HBC we do not believe in failure. We are a stubborn bunch. That's why we believe that goal setting is a key aspect of creating a great strategy, and a glorious blog. ...

Best Cameras for Bloggers

As a food blogger (or a blogger in general) a good camera is a great asset, not to be taken for granted! If you’re looking to start taking snaps with a camera for your blog, you definitely want a good tool to help you out! Fortunately, there is an extensive variety of cameras available that offer great quality at a price you can afford. ...