Getting Compensation for Uncredited Blog Images

A while back I came across a website called Pixsy. It’s a website that finds out if any of your images have been used online without your permission. I thought I probably wouldn’t have much of a problem with my…

6 Easy Blog Post Maintenance Duties

Image source: Makeup Savvy Going back over old blog posts can be of huge benefit to your blog. With a little bit of blog post maintenance, you can get your blog posts ranking on higher on Google, which will attract…

6 Easy Flatlay Photography Props

Flatlays can be such easy photos to take, especially if you want some pretty blog pictures. You just need some good props. Obviously, you can use whatever you want/whatever fits in your flatlay, but when I take mine there are a…

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My Favourite Blogger Podcasts

At work I absolutely love listening to podcasts. Especially the ones I can get some actionable advice from to actively improve my blog. So some of my favourite podcasts to listen to are the ones created by other bloggers. There…

Maintaining my Blog Through Automation

Maintaining a blog with a full-time job is difficult, I won’t lie. I find it so difficult to fit in the time to take photos (and it is coming into darker evenings arrrrgh!), write content and then on top of…

Isn’t it time we accepted Instagram for what it is?

Throwback to June last year (I think), when Instagram introduced a new algorithm for the way in which pictures were displayed on the app. It meant that the order of images was no longer chronological and instead displayed according to…

A Blogger’s Guide to Google Analytics

Image source: Makeup Savvy Google Analytics is a great tool to use if you want to improve your blog. But if you aren’t sure where to start with it, it can be a little intimidating. There are so many different…

What are No-Follow Links and Why do I Need to Use Them?

Image source: Makeup Savvy 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…

Top Tips for Saving Money as a Beauty/Fashion Blogger

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…

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Migrating my blog from Blogger to WordPress

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…

Why there is always room for new bloggers in the blogosphere

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……

SEO | Optimising your blog posts for Google

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…