Blogging and Tech

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Important tax information for UK bloggers

It can be so exciting when you start making money from your blog! Whether it’s cash for sponsored posts, selling advertising space or payment...
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Ageism in copywriting… and why you need an older copywriter

Recently, I was chatting to fellow copywriter Kevin Mills (@bravenewmalden) about finding new business. The London agencies are Kevin’s main source, but increasingly his age counts...
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Blogging interesting content when life is ‘meh’

Why is it when you think 'I'm going to get back to work on my blog - make sure that I write more regularly...
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Learning to code after 40

It was fishkeeping, of all things, that lured Ken Hart, then age 43, to the world of web design. After years of caring for...
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A positive poke at Pokémon GO

I became aware of Pokémon GO when a blogger I follow on Facebook cussed out those whining and moaning about grown men and women...
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Being too old for Snapchat is why it should be worth...

As I get older, I’m starting to think the best way to predict a tech trend’s success is by how little I understand it. Right...
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Childbirth, live from Facebook

It can be tricky to determine when one guy’s sharing is another guy’s oversharing. In my world for instance, even one picture of a...
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Don’t piss on our blogging parade

Ah bloggers. What are we like. Well some of us are lovers and all nice and snuggly and supportive of each other, and some are...
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No longer a laughing matter, it appears that internet addiction is...

Who remembers the tale of the young man who was so fixated with taking selfies that the addiction cost him his job? How about...
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Reasons you should turn your blog comments back on?

Comment boxes on the end of blogs made for lively debate at a recent Post-40 Bloggers Editors' lunch as we don't all agree on the...
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Small business success through blogging

A guest post by Christa Maxwell for you to enjoy… There’s one marketing strategy that small businesses often forget about. It doesn’t cost a fortune, and...
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Why not winning that blogging award will always hurt

In this blogging awards season, together with whatever convincing narratives we tell ourselves about the validity of blogging awards, winning validates us. It says...