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blogging

  • It’s your blog – for goodness’ sake, do what you want with it

    Tweet There’s a saying among journalists: ‘honour amongst thieves.’ It’s a sort of unwritten rule that journalists support each other, which is why you’ll often find journalists defending rivals (unless they’ve done something really indefensible).…

    December 16, 2012
  • How to be a successful blogger

    Tweet I’ve seen a lot of nonsense talked about blogging over the past year, particularly by self-proclaimed ‘doyennes’ and ‘experts’ of blogging, and also by non-bloggers (I believe that if you’re not a blogger,…

    November 11, 2012
  • Someone tried to destroy my blog

    Tweet I had a lot on my mind last week – my son’s exam results, a busy time at work – and in the grand scheme of things, it wasn’t a matter of life or…

    August 23, 2012
  • Do daddy bloggers need special treatment?

    Tweet On Friday night I was at Brit Mums Live. During the day the conference had been taking place, with inspiring talks by incredible women. But in the evening, it was time to socialise…

    June 24, 2012
  • Please don’t tell me what to blog

    Tweet Last week I was a bit taken aback when a couple of people on Twitter told me they were surprised at a blog post I’d written. The implication was that it wasn’t the…

    June 19, 2012
  • Parent bloggers are a force to be reckoned with

    Tweet It started out as a conversation on Twitter. By the end of the day of protest yesterday there were 85 blog posts and over 2000 tweets, generating over 3million page impressions and over…

    June 2, 2012
  • How not to talk to bloggers

    Tweet Recently I was approached by a company asking if I would like to review their online beauty shopping service, with the help of a £100 voucher. This is a company that has had…

    May 26, 2012
  • BritMums have got talent

    Tweet One of the best things about blogging is being part of a lively, vibrant community. For me that community is BritMums, and so I’m absolutely thrilled to have been shortlisted in both the…

    March 29, 2012