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8th November 2016

How Our Blog Editing Free Trial Works | The Process

A few weeks ago I wrote a post explaining why we offer a blog editing free trial, and what it’s done for our business. Although the format of the free trial will change slightly in January, in line with our new service offerings, many people ask us how the free trial works. Here’s the breakdown: You learn about our blog editing free trial and SEO services, and you decide that it’s something that just may add the value you’re looking...
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4th November 2016

Friday Linkspiration | This Week’s Most Inspiring Links

This week was a busy one – we returned from Durban on Monday afternoon, so I’ve been playing a bit of catchup. I’ve had a few meetings this week, which made me look up from my laptop, and see some awesome people, and I’m looking forward to my team get together tomorrow! How was your week? 1. 4 ways to curb a panic attack. 2. How to become indispensable in a company.  3. How to style open shelving. 4. How...
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3rd November 2016

The Secret to Perfect Blog Images

You’ve seen them. Those seemingly-unobtainable, perfect blog images. Look at the following three Pinterest boards: What do you notice? Clean and simple flatlays and background images and consistent formatting. Turns out, you don’t have to be a designer to achieve perfect blog images too. Perfect blog images step 1: Invest in a selection of good images I’ve always been in LOVE with beautiful desk-scapes and flatlays. I hankered after Shay Cochrane’s collections, which are so beautiful, but were beyond my price...
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2nd November 2016

8 Surefire Ways to Get Your Guest Posts Accepted

As you know, guest posting is one of the best ways to reach a new audience, and we’ve rounded up 8 ways to get your guest posts accepted. Two recent guest posts I’ve written include 9 Things You Should Know Before Becoming a Digital Nomad (for the amazing Think Creative Collective), and How To Write Better Blog Posts (for Confessions of a Design Geek). 1. Pitch guest posts to people who want them. Some websites don’t accept guest posts. Some...
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1st November 2016

Copy+paste hashtag list for creative entrepreneurs

There are countless posts on what hashtags to include with your Instagram or Facebook posts, and many of them are really helpful – but I couldn’t find a complete hashtag list for creative entrepreneurs. What I found is that because we live in the era of pretty (and amen to pretty!), many of the hashtag posts and suggestions I found were embedded in pins, inforgraphics, or images, or numbered in a way that you’d have to copy.and.paste.each.one.by.one…. ain’t nobody got...
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31st October 2016

7 Quotes That Will Make You a Better Person

1. Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier. – Mother Theresa 2. Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle. – Napoleon Hill 3.Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not. – Oprah Winfrey 4. Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. – Oscar Wilde 5. Racism is still with us. But it is up to us to prepare...
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