Blogging 101: Day 12 Challenge

Admittedly this is a slightly ‘late’ submission but this is because it got me thinking about how i can interpret this prompt. Since blogging is about being a community i take inspiration from my own local writing group. Writers Anon – Tauntons Writing Group Peter / 12/09/2014 “You have left your homeland with your family…

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The week so far/Blogging 101 Challenge Day 14

Well this week has been a very mixed bag of horrible and good emotions. I have gained and I have lost. Excitingly Santa came early bringing me my new Google Nexus, I wish I could have had the strength and willpower to leave it in its box until Christmas time but unfortunately not…although I took…

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Blogging 101: Day 9 Challenge – Inspired by the community

Having done yesterdays assignment this morning, i felt it prudent to at least wait for people to respond to the comments i have left. I have to say i didn’t have to wait long for messages to come back to my. If i am honest i have been totally overwhelmed by the response to my…

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Blogging 101: Day 7 Challenge

Today’s assignment: create and upload a simple header, background, or both. Already done? Try a custom widget. So i decided to do all three suggestions today, i’ve uploaded a 2nd header and set it so it should change between the 2 pictures randomly, plus i had already started adding customisations to my footers, i had…

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Blogging 101: Day 6 Challenge – Make Your About Page Irresistible

Having written my ‘About Me’ page not very long ago it made me wonder how i can change it to make it better…not that i am saying that its perfect in anyway by all means; to me this page needs to express who i am as a person and explain the blog to those who…

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An Interesting Week: Part 1

So this week i started the blogging101 and writing101 courses here on WordPress. The courses came at the perfect time as i have been looking at doing exactly this type of course but unfortunately it cost quite a lot of money which has been putting me off making a decision to book it and do…

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Blogging 101: Day 5 Challenge

For me the day 5 challenge was relatively easy not to mention because i have been playing round with themes for the past few days (although i have settled on my current one it was still interesting to see how different types of theme look)  Visual is essentially a really great clear screen but for…

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Blogging 101: Day 4 Challenge

To define a dream reader to me is difficult, i mean i could say that i want some fantastic person who has the job of my dreams to offer at their finger tips based on what they have read and obviously speaking to me, i could say that my friends would be my dream readers..after…

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