Category Archives: blogging101

Six Word Story Challenge

I usually take part in these challenges on Twitter when they are posted by the likes of Tablo Publishing and Kelsye Nelson but when I saw they ran on WordPress too, I jumped at the chance. 

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Community Service

I have chosen a writing prompt from The Daily Post today which read: Your entire community – however you define that; your hometown, your neighbourhood, your family, your colleagues – is guaranteed to read your blog tomorrow. Write the post you’d like … Continue reading

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Know Your Neighbours – Share the Love

Today I want to share some blog love, but first a confession; My name is Nicola and I am a Followaholic. I am a following junkie, I see a blog I love and I want more of it. That magical … Continue reading

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What’s in a Blog Title?

I have never put as much thought into a blog post as I have into this one, it’s taken about twelve hours of thought in all. Today’s assignment in the Blogging 101 course was to revisit my blog title and tagline … Continue reading

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Why do you blog?

My first email from the WordPress Blogging 101 team asked me this question and I had to stop and think about it. Why do I blog? And more interestingly, why did I choose this public forum rather than keeping a … Continue reading

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