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  • How to start a blog

    Tweet I’ve written so many features on How to start a blog for magazines and websites I kind of forgot that I hadn’t actually written a post about it on The Mum Blog. Doh.…

    February 2, 2015
  • Back from the abyss

    Tweet As some of you noticed, I’ve been largely absent from this blog and social media for the past 10 days. Sometimes something happens in your real life that completely obliterates everything else. The…

    October 13, 2013
  • Want to see my slide show?

    Tweet Remember the old days (OK, some of you may be too young), when people used to watch ‘slides’ of each other’s holidays? This *actually* happened. People would gather at each other’s homes for…

    October 2, 2013
  • Think before you post

    Tweet When you first start using social media, it’s easy to get into online spats, or say the wrong thing, which can land you in hot water. Even the most timid people become very…

    June 11, 2013
  • Have you had a Facebook purge?

    Tweet Although I’m addicted to twitter, I do still use Facebook – mainly as a way of keeping in touch with family and friends, or people who have played a special part in my…

    January 28, 2013
  • 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
  • Social media drunk dialling: Never a good look

    Tweet DISCLAIMER: This post may or may not be tongue-in-cheek. When you’re fairly active in the blogosphere you tend to see a fair few car crashes on Twitter, forums and blogs. Of course everyone…

    October 21, 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