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As a blogger, one of the things the majority of us try to stick to is Google’s guidelines on how our blog posts should be structured. Their best practice gives advice on how you should go about presenting blog posts in order to rank in the search engine. But what is frustrating is when we are asked to break these rules in return for payment. In particular, companies or brands asking for a follow link for payment. So I thought I would put together a little guide on what a follow link actually is, and why you shouldn’t use them in this instance. View Post
Being a blogger can be SO expensive. I mean you read one blog and you’re sold on a new face cream, and then read another and there is this new eyeshadow palette that you just have to get. We are all enablers, and it just can’t be helped! So I thought I would put together a few of my top tips on how you can save money as a blogger. View Post
When I first started my blog back in 2013, I originally decided on using Blogger as the platform. At the time, I wanted something simple and easy to use, and that was Blogger. WordPress looked really intimidating so I didn’t want to go anywhere near it. But after a few years on Blogger, I started to get frustrated with the lack of flexibility. I think this was emphasised by the fact that my job requires me to work with WordPress sites so I was seeing the benefits on a daily basis, and it was so annoying to see that I couldn’t do most of the stuff on my Blogger site. View Post
After having a read of that cosmo article, I felt compelled to address an issue that was brought up (amongst many others). According to the article, there is no more room for bloggers because the internet is over-saturated with them… an interesting thought. I think it is an interesting (and bold) statement to make and something that maybe some people would agree with. But I don’t. So I’m going to share my thoughts and tell you why I think that is an absolutely ridiculous statement.
SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) is one of those niggly things that we think about for blog posts, but there are so many little things that can be done to help that it can get a little overwhelming! So I am here to help bring you a few of the main things you can do to optimise your blog posts for search engines. You don’t have to be a brain surgeon to implement these – trust me, they are super easy! View Post