Blogging Behind The Scenes – Is Vlogging The New Blogging?

Welcome to the fourth post in the ‘Blogging Behind The Scenes’ series. Throughout the ‘Blogging Behind The Scenes’ series both myself and a group of bloggers will be sharing our experiences and advice upon a range of blogging related topics, this week we are focusing upon Vlogging and asking whether it could perhaps be the new blogging.

Blogging VS Vlogging

Whilst I have been creating video content for numerous years now, when I first began YouTube was fairly new on the street. It seems funny looking back at how YouTube has expanded over the years, it has literally exploded in popularity.… Read more from this post

Blogging Behind The Scenes – Search Engine Optimisation

Welcome to the third post in the ‘Blogging Behind The Scenes’ series. Throughout the ‘Blogging Behind The Scenes’ series both myself and a group of bloggers will be sharing our experiences and advice upon a range of blogging related topics, this week we are focusing upon Search Engine Optimisation otherwise known as ‘SEO’.

What Is SEO?

Search Engine Optimisation or SEO is the art of ensuring search engines are able to easily locate a website or webpage through the use of keywords and phrases relevant to the site.

In a nutshell readers are more likely to place links to a particular website site should it offer high quality, engaging content.… Read more from this post

Blogging Behind The Scenes – Why Blog?

Welcome to the first post in the ‘Blogging Behind The Scenes’ series. Throughout the ‘Blogging Behind The Scenes’ series both myself and a group of bloggers will be sharing our experiences and advice upon a range of blogging related topics, this week we are focusing upon the all important question ‘Why Do You Blog?’.

 

Why Do I Blog?

A question I am often asked having told people that I am a blogger is ‘Why Do You Blog?’. There are many reasons why people first start blogging all of which are valid and unique.

I first began blogging using the LiveJournal platform back when I was a teenager.… Read more from this post

Blogging Behind The Scenes

Having being a blogger for quite some time I’m fully aware that there is far more to blogging than meets the eye. It isn’t all about writing, theres all kinds of mind-boggling technical and logistical goings on behind each and every blog.

Whilst content is obviously key, there are also a vast array of other bits and bobs which until you enter the World of blogging you are never likely to consider nor need to know about. However, from the moment that you become a blogger these things suddenly seem hugely important and can take a whole lot of time to learn.… Read more from this post