• Writing

    5 Proven Ways To Improve Your Writing Instantly

    TweetSharePinShare Photo by Alexandra on Unsplash These five proven ways will improve your writing instantly. Most articles are littered with words or phrases which are not only unnecessary but make your sentence and overall article weak. Most times, we use them simply out of habit. Before you use them in your writing, ask yourself this question. ‘Do I need to use them in my sentence?’ Here are 5 words and phrases you can stop using today to improve your writing instantly. 1. Get rid of the word ‘That’ Unless it is absolutely necessary, which it’s not most of the time, drop it from your sentence. For example, ‘do you believe…

  • Blogging Tips

    Lessons Learned From 8 Months of Blogging

    TweetSharePinShare    When I started blogging, 8 months ago, I didn’t realise how overwhelming it could become. It feels like only yesterday since I stated. Where has the time gone? In this article, published in Medium. I outlined some valuable lessons I have learned so far from blogging for 8 Months. It has been an eye opening experience, to say the least. Please what you have you learned in your blogging journey? Please share in the comments box. Thanks for stopping by. Oby   TweetSharePinShare

  • Blogging Tips,  Daily Post Challenge

    Two Great Blog Posts You Should Read

    TweetSharePinShare  Photo credit: Ben White – Unsplash This is another week with some fantastic blog posts roundup. If you read my blog, you will know that I love reading all types of blogs. Some of them are inscrutable, especially the tech blogs. If you are anything like me, you will not understand the tech language either. The language is beyond me. On the other hand, I love mum blogs. They are breezy, colourful and full of practical information you will need to advance your blog. Here are two examples from one blog… Blogging Basics: 4 Ridiculously Easy Ways To Find Your Target Audience By Elna Cain over at Twinsmommy .com…

  • Blogging Tips,  Daily Post Challenge

    6 Tips For Simplifying Your Blogging Life

    TweetSharePinShare Photo by Glenn Carstens-Peters on Unsplash Do you have a proclivity for hard work? If you do, remember to keep it simple. When you hear the word simple, what do you think about? To many people, what comes to mind are: No drama Uncomplicated Lack of complexity Plain Uncomplicated Humble Unpretentious The list goes on… My husband often says that people make life more complicated than it should be. The truth is: ‘Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.’ -Steve…

  • Blogging Tips

    8 Mind-Blowing Things I Learned from Writing and Self-Publishing my E-books

    TweetSharePinShareHave you written and published an E-book? I have written three E-books which I self- published. It was a learning curve for me. I came to terms with many things. If you have written and self- published a book, you will probably agree with my points below. Here are the things I learned from writing my E-books. 1- No such thing as a perfect place to write. I currently work in a 9-5 job which is quite demanding. Regardless, I knew I always wanted to be a published writer. Initially, I thought I could write something and wait for some big publishing house to find me and give me this…