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How To Use Canva Templates but Make Them Your Own

How To Use Canva Templates but Make Them Your Own

Top tip for using Stock Images for your blog, social media or business! Add text. Crop them, overlay with elements. overlay with colour. Rotate. Rinse and Repeat. #bloggingtips #bloggingforbeginners #stockphotos

Using Stock Photos for you blog or Business

Top tip for using Stock Images for your blog, social media or business! Add text. Crop them, overlay with elements. overlay with colour. Rotate. Rinse and Repeat. #bloggingtips #bloggingforbeginners #stockphotos

Ready to expand?⁠ ⁠⁠ Just like any business, taking on new employees (or writers, in this context) is an excellent way to approach this, but it can be hard to know how best to handle something like this for the first time. To help you out with this, here are a few steps you can follow to find the right content creators for you and your blog.⁠

Employing Creatives to Expand Your Blog

Ready to expand?⁠ ⁠⁠ Just like any business, taking on new employees (or writers, in this context) is an excellent way to approach this, but it can be hard to know how best to handle something like this for the first time. To help you out with this, here are a few steps you can follow to find the right content creators for you and your blog.⁠

How to Engage Your Readers

Top tips for engaging your blog readers. Post regular content, reply to comments, give an address, be active on social media. Read more about these blogging tips on the post!

Okay so it probably isn't the biggest secret, but did you know that you can create portrait pins attached to your landscape images on your blog!?⁠⁠So when someone Pins your landscape image, what they'll actually Pin is a Pinterest-savvy portrait image! Sharing Pinterest secrets here!

Pinterest Secrets that will blow your Mind

Okay so it probably isn't the biggest secret, but did you know that you can create portrait pins attached to your landscape images on your blog!?⁠⁠So when someone Pins your landscape image, what they'll actually Pin is a Pinterest-savvy portrait image! Sharing Pinterest secrets here!

Ready to expand?⁠ ⁠⁠ Just like any business, taking on new employees (or writers, in this context) is an excellent way to approach this, but it can be hard to know how best to handle something like this for the first time. To help you out with this, here are a few steps you can follow to find the right content creators for you and your blog.⁠

Employing Creatives to Expand Your Blog

Ready to expand?⁠ ⁠⁠ Just like any business, taking on new employees (or writers, in this context) is an excellent way to approach this, but it can be hard to know how best to handle something like this for the first time. To help you out with this, here are a few steps you can follow to find the right content creators for you and your blog.⁠

What is CoSchedule you ask? Well, let me tell you.⁠⁠ Coschedule is a marketing calendar service that allows you to easily schedule posts to your various social media accounts so you don’t have to do it every time you want to share something.⁠⁠I use CoSchedule for blogging on This Splendid Shambles and I love it, even though I’m not in a marketing team or a part of a large digital team. It’s effortless, easy, and intuitive.

5 Reasons I use CoSchedule for Blogging and Social Media

What is CoSchedule you ask? Well, let me tell you.⁠⁠ Coschedule is a marketing calendar service that allows you to easily schedule posts to your various social media accounts so you don’t have to do it every time you want to share something.⁠⁠I use CoSchedule for blogging on This Splendid Shambles and I love it, even though I’m not in a marketing team or a part of a large digital team. It’s effortless, easy, and intuitive.

I've been taking photos for 19 years now. It's one of the ways I express my creativity. And there's a long list of more hobbies in the blog post, linked up in my bio.⠀Are there things that you took up when you were a kid that has really changed your life? How do you express your creativity?

Expressing Creativity Through Film Cameras and Photography

I've been taking photos for 19 years now. It's one of the ways I express my creativity. And there's a long list of more hobbies in the blog post, linked up in my bio.⠀Are there things that you took up when you were a kid that has really changed your life? How do you express your creativity?

Have you ever attended a webinar?⁠ ⁠ A few years back now I attended a webinar run by @buffer. And needless to say, I learnt a thing or two (or three or four).⁠ ⁠ In the first webinar, the team at Buffer talked about curating the content that you share online.⁠ ⁠ The main 3 steps for finding the very best content for social media are: 💻 Discover⁠ 💻 Read⁠ 💻 Share⁠

3 Clever Ways to Discover and Share the very Best Content on Social Media

Have you ever attended a webinar?⁠ ⁠ A few years back now I attended a webinar run by @buffer. And needless to say, I learnt a thing or two (or three or four).⁠ ⁠ In the first webinar, the team at Buffer talked about curating the content that you share online.⁠ ⁠ The main 3 steps for finding the very best content for social media are: 💻 Discover⁠ 💻 Read⁠ 💻 Share⁠

20 seconds isn’t a long amount of time in the grand scheme of things.⁠⠀⁠But 20 seconds seems like an age when you’re counting, or waiting, or doing something you don’t enjoy.⁠⁠Or when you’re doing something courageous.⁠Today, whatever you're doing, whatever your situation is, whatever projects you have on the go or are thinking about starting, can I encourage you to take 20 seconds of insane courage?⁠ All You Need Is, I Can, Project Yourself, Counting, The Twenties, Something To Do, Waiting, Encouragement, Memes

Insane Courage - Blogging Tips for New Bloggers

20 seconds isn’t a long amount of time in the grand scheme of things.⁠⠀⁠But 20 seconds seems like an age when you’re counting, or waiting, or doing something you don’t enjoy.⁠⁠Or when you’re doing something courageous.⁠Today, whatever you're doing, whatever your situation is, whatever projects you have on the go or are thinking about starting, can I encourage you to take 20 seconds of insane courage?⁠

A brand is more than colours.⁠⁠ But choosing your colours is a good start.⁠ Brand color inspiration.These are my colours. What are yours? This Splendid Shambles.

Stunning Brand Colour Inspiration - Color Palette

A brand is more than colours.⁠⁠ But choosing your colours is a good start.⁠ Brand color inspiration.These are my colours. What are yours? This Splendid Shambles.

A brand is more than colours.⁠⁠ But choosing your colours is a good start.⁠ Brand color inspiration.

Brand Colour Inspiration - Teal, Rust and Coal

A brand is more than colours.⁠⁠ But choosing your colours is a good start.⁠ Brand color inspiration.

Confused? Let me elaborate.⁠⁠

Never Stuff Chocolate Cake with Garlic Shrimp Pasta

Confused? Let me elaborate.⁠⁠

Are you a Business Coach? Are you utilising the powers of Pinterest?⁠⁠If you said 'yes, that's me!' and then 'oh, um, no?' then I have some excellent news for you.⁠⁠I can help with that! Keep reading!

How to use Pinterest as a Business Coach

Are you a Business Coach? Are you utilising the powers of Pinterest?⁠⁠If you said 'yes, that's me!' and then 'oh, um, no?' then I have some excellent news for you.⁠⁠I can help with that! Keep reading!

SAY IT AGAIN FOR THE PEOPLE IN THE BACK!⁠⁠It's 👏okay 👏to 👏freak 👏out! 👏⁠⁠Starting a blog takes a lot of courage, but I promise you if you work at it, it will pay off. You will find your people, you will discover your groove, you won't regret it.⁠⁠But it's totally okay to freak out!⁠⁠

It's Okay To Freak Out - Blogging Tips

SAY IT AGAIN FOR THE PEOPLE IN THE BACK!⁠⁠It's 👏okay 👏to 👏freak 👏out! 👏⁠⁠Starting a blog takes a lot of courage, but I promise you if you work at it, it will pay off. You will find your people, you will discover your groove, you won't regret it.⁠⁠But it's totally okay to freak out!⁠⁠

When you’re on Pinterest, you might notice that each Pin has a long string of numbers at the end of the URL. That’s the unique identifier for that specific Pin or the Pin ID.⁠ Pinterest Ids.

What are Pinterest IDs and What Do I Do With Them?

When you’re on Pinterest, you might notice that each Pin has a long string of numbers at the end of the URL. That’s the unique identifier for that specific Pin or the Pin ID.⁠ Pinterest Ids.