Branding! Does your audience recognise your brand?

Branding! Does your audience recognise your brand?

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You know how when you see the big, yellow M, or the red headed clown, you don't have to think about it, you just know it's Macdonalds? Or when you see Colonel Sanders with his red and white striped bucket you can almost smell the fried chicken?  That's branding!  It would be weird to suddenly see a big, green M.  You probably wouldn't even associate it with Macca's!  A few weeks ago my heart sank as I realised that the fonts and images I had chosen for my site were all random! I did not have any recognisable features on my little blog that made me memorable as At Home With Fay! Not a hint of my brand in sight!  I wanted to shed a little tear!  I had spent…
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5 Successful Bloggers You’ll Want to Learn From

5 Successful Bloggers You’ll Want to Learn From

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How do you stay motivated to keep blogging?  Or even if you're highly motivated, how do you find the time? I'm trying to juggle work and family and housekeeping and exercise and still find time to blog regularly and I'll be honest, it's a struggle! Keeping motivated, and motivated to make the time is essential and the one way that I have found is by following other bloggers! Seeing how they do things and analysing their emails and blog posts has been a great help and I thought I would share with you the 5 bloggers that I have been following to keep me motivated. These are 5 successful bloggers you'll want to learn from. I have put together this list of 5 successful bloggers that you will want to learn…
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Blogging.  A Dream Job.

Blogging. A Dream Job.

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Blogging has me intrigued. It has me dreaming and wondering and reaching for the stars. It's April 2018 and although I have been blogging for a few months already it's hard to really call it blogging because I have been so bogged down with  all the technical stuff of finding a host and coming up with a name for my blog and trying to create and design a web page,  and... and ... and...!! I'm also not sure if you can quite call it blogging if you haven't got any readers yet?  (Not counting my husband and daughters?!) But, I have been following a few full time bloggers for some time, and I've been researching and reading up on the art of blogging  and, call me a dreamer, but it's…
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