Has The 31 Days To Build A Better Blog Really Ended? I Think NOT!

Well the Minilegends might think they are the Winners of the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog! But they’re not! (Great Sue, you just made a class of 8 and 9 year olds cry because after a day of excitement they think they are not getting the chocolate! Stop crying kids, the chocolates yours!).…

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And The Winners Are…..The MiniLegends!

It’s been 31 Days of hard work, slogging away, often feeling like there was no way that we could make it over the steep mountains, but we have! 31Days to Build a Better Blog are over! WOW what a fantastic journey, we have learnt so much, our blogs are better and more importantly we have…

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31 Days to Build a Better Blog–- Days 20-26

Energy has been an issue during our Chocolate Challenge of 31 Days to Build a Better Blog, but with just over one week to go, I am thinking the challenge participants definitely deserve a party next Saturday to celebrate their achievements – although different time zones may cause an interesting debate for us to decide…

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31 Days to Build a Better Blog–Days 15-19

Day 19 into our Chocolate Challenge of 31 Days to Build a Better Blog. Energy levels feeling low, Berroccas (a vitamin supplement) maybe needed. But like the 2 girls getting through 24 hours on Berroccas we are going well and gaining from this challenge. Check out Darren’s 31 Day project page for the detailed information…

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31 Days to Build a Better Blog–Days 11-14

It is day 14 into our Chocolate Challenge of 31 Days to Build a Better Blog. With my hubby beating me to bed I decided I might as well do something productive like an update on the Challenge as he is snoring loudly! Check out Darren’s 31 Day project page for the detailed information on…

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Meet Our Blogging Participants

The last 11 days of our Chocolate Challenge for the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog have been fantastic, busy and I have not had a proper opportunity to introduce the other blogging participants. While I can not do justice to all the great things I have gained from working with these bloggers I…

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31 Days to Build a Better Blog–Days 7-10

We are now 11 days into 31 Days to Build a Better Blog and have all been working hard. Check out Darren’s 31 Day project page for the daily tasks we have to complete. Participating in the project has caused me to reflect on the following: Confused about which blog site to use? Is Twittering…

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How keep track of new comments on other bloggers’ posts

Frustrated because you like to read new comments on other bloggers’ posts when you have added a comment and find it time consuming to keep going back to the post to see if there is new comment? Well – you don’t need to! Thankfully Cammie helped me out by telling me about Co-mment. Here is…

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How Our Readers Can Win Chocolate in 31 Days Challenge!

Our readers have been letting us know that our posts on the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog Chocolate Challenge have also helped them. So Frances and I decided that it was not fair that only blogging participants could win a kilo of chocolate – we know that not everyone has the time at…

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Blogging Challenge – Day 5: Conduct an About Page Audit

Darren’s task for Day 5 is to Conduct an About Page Audit. His rationale is new readers use your about page to find out more about you and your blog. They will often use the information on this page to decide if it is worth subscribing to your blog. This is a key conversion page…

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