I’m Going To BlogOn Xmas 2017

In just a few days time I shall be travelling to Manchester for BlogOn Xmas 2017. It’s very hard to believe because this year has been a rollercoaster of a ride on the blog. It all started back in May when I travelled up to Manchester for my first blogging conference. This was a massive step for me, to step out of the shadows of my blog and talk and meet people that I had only ever spoken too online. Being a shy person by nature I was incredibly nervous, but I have to say I was made to feel… [Read More]

Born For The Blog

Our children are growing up in a blogging world. Is this a good thing or a bad thing? They are very aware of the fact that both mummy and daddy have blogs and from the blogs they on occasion have new toys for no real reason, so in the minds of five year old twins it has to be a win-win situation. Hey, it’s June 10th nothing special in our household about that date, except the fact that the girls just got toys related to the latest film or something similar. or mummy or daddy need to review them. Throughout… [Read More]

That Friday Linky

It’s Friday again, which means it’s That Friday Linky time again! Please have a quick read of the info below and join in! As always we ask that you link up your favourite post of the week. Please don’t link up your entire blog, just one specific post that you’d like to share with us all. Linky’s are a great way to find new blogs to read, discover new content and they’re also a great way to raise your blogs profile. Myself and my wife, Emily, who blogs at Twin Mummy and Daddy are your hosts. If you’d like us to retweet… [Read More]

Don’t Be Another Joe Bloggs: Get Real Attention For Your Site

Credit Living a blogging life is one which a majority of people don’t argue with. There is nothing better than starting a blog and making enough money to live. It is freeing, and it happens from the luxury of the house. Still, to get to that point, there are blogging blunders which you have to avoid. The main one failing to stand out from the crowd. If you are not aware, the industry is full to the brim with people trying to take advantage. Therefore, getting noticed and getting real traffic is the hardest part of being a blogger. However, the… [Read More]

Successful Blogs Have These Things In Common

While you might originally start your blog as a bit of a hobby, it’s easy to want to send it into stardom further down the line. After all, your blog could potentially make you a living if you do things right. However, there are some things you should change about your blog if you want to take over the world. After all, it might not have all the necessary things currently to make it a success. Therefore, here are some things every successful blog has in common that has helped them on their way to becoming superb. Pexels Amazing pictures… [Read More]

Blogging Blunders That Could Cost You Dearly

Credit: Pixabay Blogging is certainly an attractive prospect for creatives with something to say. The versatility it offers gives you the chance to start small before turning the side project into a full-time career. This, combined with the potential rewards, are far too grand to ignore. However, if you’re going to get involved in this growing phenomenon, you need to do it well. In addition to doing the right things well, you must ensure that you avoid the potential pitfalls. Here are four obstacles to look out for, along with what can be done to avoid them. #1. Wrong Topic… [Read More]

Dealing With Brands And PR’S My Experiences 

I have been blogging three years this October, and over the last 18 months my blog has gradually been approached by brands and PR’s, to the point today where now not a day goes by without me being approached to collaborate on a campaign, review or something else. This is of course down to hard work and dedication on my part to hopefully make my blog as successful as possible. I’m not being big headed about it, please don’t think that. The truth is it is hard work, but also incredibly worthwhile. When I started to have approaches from brands… [Read More]

My First Ever Awards Night (Blogosphere 2017)

I recently wrote a post about how it’s been a crazy six weeks on the blog, and part of that was being shortlisted Parent Blogger of the year 2017 with Blogosphere magazine. Last Thursday I attended the blogosphere blog awards 2017 in London. I will start out by saying that I didn’t win, but the winner was a well deserved winner as anybody would have been from the shortlist. It’s a difficult decision sometimes whether you attend these kind of ceremonies because it’s a bit of a catch 22. If you didn’t go and you actually won, you would have been… [Read More]

Handing My Blog Over To 5 Awesome Dad Bloggers For a Week 

Soon I will be off on holiday so I’ve decided to take a break from blogging as well. Blogging takes a lot of my time up and I seem to be forever writing a posts or a review or something else blog related. so pleaseeee.. boys look after my blog its my baby.  I want to enjoy a family holiday without any of the 21st century technology. A break from social media and not looking at my phone every five minutes, checking my inbox. OMG! I need a rest haha! No, actually. seriously I do. So I’ve asked five dad bloggers… [Read More]

Is Blogging At Saturation Level (How Do I Get Noticed?) 

I started blogging two and a half years ago. When I started there were dad bloggers around writing predominantly about parenting and other issues to a lesser degree. Would I start a blog now? I would probably have to say no. I started at a time where there was a lot of blogs about, but dad bloggers were definitely under represented so I feel it gave me a better opportunity to be noticed and grow my blog. Since I started blogging, dad bloggers have grown into a dominant force. With a lot more klout in the blogging world, it is… [Read More]