As a new blogger to the blogging scene, there’s pressure to want to be on every single social media platform there is out there to grow your audience for your blog. Do I go for Twitter? Should I spend time on Instagram? Do I focus on Facebook? Should I snap pictures and videos for Snapchat? [...]
I'm a big fan of podcasts. They have not only replaced my commuting music; they've also what I only listen to when running, cooking and even before bed. They're cheaper than audiobooks (well, they're free so I can't complain :P ) and are quicker to consume. It's passive content consumption when I'm doing something else [...]
Bloggie Wednesday: Do You Use Products That Are Sent To You For Review Immediately? Or Finish What You Have First?
A perk of beauty blogging is getting products from beauty brands and PRs for editorial consideration. This means that I'll get to try out products without having to buy them and sometimes, these products are reviewed or at least mentioned on the blog. Just so you know, this doesn't happen very often. It's still a [...]
Several years ago, when I was on Twitter, I saw this happening on my timeline. Blogger A had unfollowed Blogger B on Twitter. Somehow Blogger B found out about it and confronted Blogger A on Twitter, asking her why B had unfollowed her. As I follow these two bloggers, I could read their conversation on [...]
When a blog post goes viral, it's like hitting the blogging jackpot. Your blog traffic skyrockets and it can remain high for some time before it starts to plateau and bring you back down to earth. The key is to keep the blog post viral as long as possible. But how do we do that? [...]