For those of you who blog or work in media, there is probably no doubt in your minds that video is going to be absolutely HUGE in 2018, especially live video. But don’t just take our word for it either. In a recent survey, 80% of people indicated they would rather watch a live video…

In this vlog, we look at the various microphones on the market, when and what situations to use them in, and all the cables you need to get them working with your smartphone. Vlogging on your smartphone is incredibly popular. It’s less bulky to carry around your smartphone than even the smallest of dslrs, allowing…

Guest blog post submitted by Jayne Kendall from Our Home Online. The way people read blog posts and articles varies, from scrolling on their mobiles whilst on the bus or grabbing a few minutes while they eat lunch. It’s also likely some of them will be pressed for time, scrolling through the post quickly and…

With the 2017 Adrian Flux British FIM Speedway Grand Prix just around the corner, we’ve created our own winning tips for building a blog like a Speedway champ. As you know, we are very excited to have recently launched our Speedway blogging campaign (now closed), so we couldn’t help ourselves in writing a Speedway themed post.…

There is isn’t anything more annoying than going to register your Twitter @username, only to find out that it has already been taken. Before registering a domain for your blog, I would always recommend checking the availability of the name on social media too. Namech_k is a great online tool that helps you do this…

Even if you haven’t heard of microblogging before, my fiver says that you have or that you’ve witnessed it without realising it. Micro-blogging is the term used to describe a series of frequent short posts or updates. The most common platforms that will come to mind are Twitter or Instagram, but it relates to any…

Do you generate content that your key audience always seems to miss? Generating good quality content takes time and dedication, so it can be disheartening to discover that your blog posts don’t get the number of readers that they deserve. This is no reflection on your blog whatsoever, it’s just a sign of the times.…

Google Analytics is an essential bit of kit if you are serious about blogging. Google Analytics has come along way in recent years, it’s no longer just about how many visitors that you’ve had to your blog (of course it still does this), but it’s about much more than that. Using Google Analytics, you can…