Why do small businesses need a business blog and how will it help

How to Leverage Blogging for Brand Awareness

Blogging is one of the most important tools that a small business or personal brand can leverage for long term benefits in terms of brand awareness and brand identity. Have you observed how all big brands maintain a regular blog? It is basically a useful tool for every brand, big or small, however what works […]

A-Z is a blogging challenge that will help push your blog to the next level

A-Z – A world blogging party you cannot miss #wednesdaywisdom

This time around I wish to be better prepared for A-Z 2018! I still remember the last time I did it! It was mid-march and I was a newbie blogger, just starting out, with no direction or even the slightest clarity on what I wanted to do with my blog. I chanced upon the Blogchatter […]

Tips to launch your self-hosted blog in less than an hour

How to launch a self-hosted blog or a small website

Is it worth having a self-hosted blog? As people the world over make new-year resolutions most bloggers tend to make some resolutions around their blog. Be it increasing blog traffic, increasing the frequency of posting or moving to self-hosting! Self-hosting is something that not everyone is comfortable with, especially if you consider yourself to be […]

Gratitude for the year gone by- Goodbye 2017

Rewind 2017 for blogging As I look back, I realize 2017 has been a fruitful blogging journey! 2017 saw a lot of new beginnings for me and I am really happy the way things have shaped up. As I take stock and #Rewind2017 I know I have a lot to be thankful about. Took blogging […]

How to be a freelance dietitian and manage home and career #FreelancerFriday

Tell us a bit about yourself  I am a postgraduate and MPhil in Foods and Nutrition. I have also done some short courses on nutrition along with my internship. One short course which I really enjoyed doing was on ‘Food Management” which I did in Milwaukee, US. I did my internship at Mallya hospital Bangalore […]

How Graphic Designing can be a satisfying Freelance career option – GuestPost #FreelancerFriday

Graphic design has emerged as a lucrative career option for many in the past few years. A freelance graphic designer can make a tidy-sum working from home and being their own boss. Here are some tips if you want to explore freelance graphic designing as a career option. In the world of social media and […]

How to increase blog traffic? Seven tips to get more

Dive in to know the best practices to get more views/traffic to the blog When I announced that I will be doing a series on online marketing for small businesses and personal brands for the #MyFriendAlexa month, Akshata asked a question about “How to get more blog traffic after the post is published.” So I […]

Winning the Liebster Award

Yay, I have been nominated for Liebster Award! This is the first time I have been nominated by someone for an award (Shh!) and I am enjoying every moment of it (grinning from ear to ear) I have been nominated for this award by CrazyList. She is a lifestyle and beauty blogger, quotes collector and […]

Unlikely unwinding destinations

The other day my daughter teased, “Hey Mom, now all of us will go out of the house in the morning, me and brother to school and dad to the office. You will be alone in the house.” While I muttered under my breath “You have no clue how desperately I have been waiting for […]

A night under the stars – Stargazing with JVP

On April 20, this year with a doubtful mind I pressed the send button for fund transfer to JVP (Jyotirvidya Parisanstha) an association of amateur astronomers and a non-profit organization. A cousin of mine is a member of this organization and she suggested the place as a night outing for my older kid. I was […]