A Simple Formula to Plan Your Blogs

I set myself a writing challenge at the end of last year to plan and draft 24 blog posts. I wanted to have all my core blogs banked for 2018, freeing up time and as a basis for my marketing plan for the coming year. When I told people this […]

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FREE Guest Blogging Resources

Just because you have a shop on a high street, doesn’t mean you can’t have a pop-up shop on another street from time to time… That’s how I view guest blogging. Staying in your own cosy little home on the internet, nesting in your own blog, is lovely and familiar […]

Is This The Death of the ‘Free’ Facebook Business Page?

Facebook. Love it or loathe it, is by far and away the biggest, and most popular Social Media Channel. I was one of the first few thousand people to join Facebook in the early days. I joined in 2007 when we were making plans to relocate our lives to Bulgaria. […]

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Why I’m Not Goal Setting This January

(Article first published on Linked In) Be honest, how many years have you set yourself New Year’s Resolutions, a goal that’s forgotten by February? Are you one of the millions of people who join a Gym in January, go once then let their membership lapse? (I’ve certainly done that!) Every […]

3 Excellent Ways To Improve Your Visitors Experience On Your Website

It’s been a busy year in my evolving business in 2017, with many more visitors to my blog and some fantastic and inspiring businesses working alongside me. I’ve been beavering away in the background, collating all my expertise on blogging into a series of online workshops I can coach clients […]

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Defining a Content Marketing Strategy For Your Blog

At this time of year we’re planning our marketing strategy for the year ahead. But what do we mean when we talk about ‘Content’? I’m proud to host a guest on the blog this week, who reached out from down under, in Sydney. David Webb shares his insights on the […]

Sharing your Story for PR

This month, I was honoured to be a finalist for the Women’s Business Club Speaker of the Year. It’s the closest I’ve ever been to winning award for my business. Sure, I’ve worked for award winning businesses in the past, but never for me and my plucky little business!   […]

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The 3 Stages of Ninja Networking

Networking: When you’re curious, and like to chat with fascinating people – like I do – one of the best things about working for yourself is getting to meet so many other amazing and inspiring entrepreneurs. Then we go and ruin the experience by giving it a horrible jargony name […]


Top Tips To Outsource & Delegate Your Web Business Tasks

In the early days of our businesses, we often start by doing it all ourselves. You’re bootstrapping, trying to get something off the ground without spending too much. But as a business grows and becomes more established,there comes a point where your time is best served doing what you do […]