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Blogging Tips, Everyday Lifestyle

Discovering Your Blogging Niche

It's probably safe to say that if you're a blogger; you're likely aware that understanding your site's niche is key for creating content you're excited about and that resonates with your readers. But what if you're struggling to figure it all out?

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6 Simple (But Important) Things To Remember About Blog Comments

Blog comments are the ultimate relationship builder between you, your readers and fellow bloggers. They're a way to connect with people and create valuable exchanges of knowledge, opinion, ideas and support.

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12 Tips To Help You Blog With Confidence

I've been blogging in one form or another for just over 12 years. I've gone through several platforms, site iterations and changes of direction; which have all supported reaching a point where I can provide some advice based on my own experiences.

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5 Of The Best Free Stock Photo Sites For Bloggers

As content creators, it's important to make sure that the visual elements included in our work help to generate engagement and interest and add to the overall experience we want our readers to have. The photos and graphics we use should be relevant to what we're sharing, high quality, accessible and inclusive.