Blogger Problems | The Interaction Game

Interaction is defined as reciprocal action or influence i.e. blogging is speaking into the void of the internet, and interaction is what happens when someone shouts back through the darkness (yes, even if they are shouting something like, “that colour doesn’t suit you” or “Nice pics! Follow me at…”). As…

100+ Instagram Hashtags That You Need To Be Using

You can use up to 30 hashtags on every Instagram post. You probably knew that, right? Although it’s officially popular knowledge, I’m still surprised to see so many people who are trying to grow their Instagram accounts not making the most of hashtags! In all honesty, I definetely used to be one…

Blogger Problems | Success, Competition + Comparison

Blogging has few certainties, but of those that we can confirm will rear their heads at some point, the question of success, competition and comparison are an absolute given. You can be new to blogging, an old hat or a blogosphere superstar and it’s a life guarantee that you will feel…

6 Reasons Why I Don’t Want To Be A Career …

No, I don’t mean I don’t want to blog about jobs and careers. When I say career bloggers, I mean bloggers who earn a full-time living from their content creation. A little bit like the career tribute in The Hunger Games… blogging is their life and they’ve worked damn hard…

A Week of Being Actively Inactive

This week, after zero published blog posts (until now), only a couple of drop-dead-delicious Instagrams (modesty doesn’t exist on Instagram) and absolutely no scheduled self-promo tweets I realised something pretty massive.  I am so much happier without my phone in my hand. Lately, I’ve felt stuck in the cycle of endless lists of things…

A Bullet Journal Tour + Essentials For Your Own

Last to the party, as always. Although better late than never is perfectly apt for this particular trend. Bullet journalling really exploded in the last few years with most bloggers and creatives trying it out (at least that’s what I gather from my own Instagram feed). Although I wasn’t sure about turning…

Blogger Problems | How Much Is Too Much Sharing?

In all stages of blogging, there will come times of questioning how much we’re willing to share with our readers and social following. Obviously, you should be keeping your home address, phone number and bank accounts private, but are we all sharing too much else? Sometimes it can turn into…