For the past few months, I’ve really gotten into the blogging swing. I was putting out content like crazy, sometimes coming up with 2-3 blog posts in one sitting. I was excited to take photos and even bought a reflector to enhance my pictures. I participated in Twitter chats and commented constantly on my favorite blogs.
Lately, though, I haven’t been keeping up with my blogroll. I haven’t sat down and typed a new blog post. All my recent content are scheduled ones. I stopped tweeting. My Instagram activity has slowed down as well.Read More »
I’ve been reading up on how to improve my blog, because hello, this is the only thing I have in my life, and constantly I’ve seen this advice: “Find your niche, and stick to it.”
Now, I have no doubt that this will actually work for a lot of bloggers out there. Even me, I tend to stick to beauty blogs with some personal blogs thrown in every now and then. However, I read a piece of advice that states (non-verbatim), “I noticed that people would comment less on personal blog posts. Because it was all about me. They want content that speaks to and about them.”Read More »
I have been blogging on and off for the past 7+ years, 6 of which were spent on Stealing Your Sunbeams. There were months when I went AWOL on it because I just didn’t have the time or inspiration to create new content. In fact, I think this is the most consistent I’ve been with blogging ever since I started.Read More »
Well, I’m typing this with the ominous beginnings of a cold and a sore throat. I’m trying to head it off by drinking loads of water. I particularly do not want a sore throat because 100% of my job entails talking to people on the phone, so if talking begins to hurt me, I’m shit out of luck – I’ll still have to do it lest I be unproductive at work.
When I’m not scrolling through blogs, I spend my time watching YouTube beauty vloggers. Heads-up, though, I’m not a fan of the bigger YouTubers like NikkieTutorials or Jeffree Star. Instead, have a look at my favorites!Read More »