The UK’s Best PR Student Blogger 2019

A few weeks ago I was named the UK’s Best PR Student Blogger of 2019. You could say it was quite a way to top off my final year of university, but that wouldn’t cover it. I honestly can’t stress enough how life-changing this blog has been for me. And…

Why You Need to Think About Your Personal Brand

We all know what a brand is and when thinking about brands, the first few that come to mind are Apple, Coca Cola and even Cadbury’s. We’d recognise their logo anywhere, their font and even their colour-scheme. But branding no longer solely belongs to companies on the stock exchange and…

Is It Time to Give Up Blogging?

I don’t know if it’s the stress of final year, the pressure of this dissertation or the fact that I’ve been sat in this coffee shop for the past six hours and being very close to putting my head through the window (or lack of Diet Coke for five weeks)…

How to Find the Time to do Just About Everything

We have the same 24 hours in the day as Beyoncé. However, we do not have the same personal assistants, private chefs, housemaids, personal trainers and possé that Beyoncé has so don’t expect to get as much done as Beyoncé does. However, when it comes to blogging, university, assignments, part-time…

University of Greenwich Talk: My Tips for Student Bloggers

Just yesterday, I gave my first ever university talk at a different university to my own. I was invited down to the University of Greenwich to give a talk to PR students about my journey and my blog. I was pleasantly surprised and quite shocked to get the email as…

How I Write A Blog Post

This post was originally published on prplace.com which you can find here.  Disclaimer: I am not Lord of the Blogs and this is in no way me saying ‘This is the secret to writing blog posts,’ or ‘You must write like me!!’ I have been kindly asked to give an…

#FridayFive: Five Easy Ways to Improve Your Blog’s SEO

Hi folks, I’m currently in the air on my way to Las Vegas (my first time in America!) and just wanted to let you know that there should still be a post on Monday as normal, but most likely won’t be one on Wednesday. All should be back to the…

#FridayFive: Five PR Blogs You Should Read

With it being Reading Week this week at Liverpool John Moores, I thought I’d dedicate this Friday Five post to PR blogs that I love to read, and would recommend for you to read too. Reading Week/Directed Study Week – whichever you prefer to call it – gives us all…

Is Blogging Worth the Time Invested?

Last Tuesday, I took some videos of myself talking to my camera about the current situation I was in. I had seen fitness Influencer Sinead Hegarty look back at old videos she took of herself at her low points and feel accomplished at how far she’d come since then. When…

#FridayFive: Five Things to Consider Before Starting a Blog

There are many things to consider before starting a blog, and I definitely wouldn’t recommend just jumping in and winging it (like I have done myself in the past). If you’re serious about blogging and want to give a really good crack at it, then by all means, go right…