Saturday, 8 March 2014

[Self Hosted] WordPress or Blogger?

[Self Hosted] WordPress or Blogger? Which One is Best 

Blogger Vs WordPress - Which one is Best

Check out this link for a good comparison:

What are your thoughts?



How to setup a self hosted blog

Ok I'm gonna be giving all this a go this weekend.….

I've decided blogger is a bit basic for my needs and its time to move on! I have my custom domain setup (which just means my own website with a unique name) and I'm ready to take the plunge and setup a blog the "proper" full on way!

Will let you know how I get on!

How to Set-up a Self-Hosted Blog (and Move Content from Blogger, WordPress, or Other Sites)

let me know your thoughts :)



Tuesday, 4 March 2014

Secrets of a killer blog post

Hi all!

Found this really great little quick start guide to making a killer blog post!

I love these infographics - the visual style the information is presented in really appeals to me, hope you find it useful - click the link below for the full story...

thanks for reading and let me know if you find this useful or have any other ideas :)



Monday, 24 February 2014

Blogging tutorial on Udemy

Hi all,

I have been watching this great little udemy course "How to create websites using Blogger" at the following link:

I've found it really useful so far, some of the stuff I knew already, but it's filling in some blanks for me and everything is very clearly explained - enjoying it so far!

Check it out and let me know if it's been helpful or if you have found something similar/better?



Thursday, 20 February 2014

What's everyone else upto?


So have you done your homework?

How much market research have you done into your blogging today? Do you have an effective routine for checking other blogs? do read blogs right?

If you don't, or don't know what I'm talking about then check the link below.

This really helps to give some perspective on a routine which has helped a pro-blogger to up their game - and made me realise how I need to adapt my routine.

Let me know if you have a routine similar to this - or a different approach?

Enjoy! (link below)



Blog checking routine

Wednesday, 19 February 2014

How to enhance your blog - the crucial ingredients

Have you been wondering where you are going wrong with your blogging? 

Have you given any thought to why yours "isn't like all the "proper" bloggers" sites? 

Or are you just generally wondering if anyone is ever going to read your blog?

Turns out there are a few tricks the pro's use which make sense to try - go on give it a go - see if you get an improvement - like many of these links I share I will try and put them into practice here for you!

I hadn't considered many of the points mentioned here - there are some really useful ideas - I would say make sure you check through all these points before you post!

Have a look and let me know your thoughts...



93% of Bloggers Are Clueless About These Crucial Blog Post Ingredients:

Thursday, 13 February 2014

How to make money from your blog


Here is an inspirational article from a highly successful blogger, Hero Brown - the author of "Muddy Stilletos" which provides sound advice on how to grow your blog and the basic regular habits you need to establish to set it up in the right way.

Hope you find it useful - for me its a wake up call that I have some hard work ahead!

link follows: