How to get Pinterest Followers Fast!

How to get Pinterest Followers Fast!

Hi everyone, have you ever wondered how people get Pinterest followers? I am writing this article for my blogger friends, but the advice applies equally to those that are in business. Pinterest is a visual bookmarking tool and it's one of the best ways I know to drive traffic to a website or blog. I Continue reading

How to Increase your Alexa Ranking?

How to Increase your Alexa Ranking?

First of all, what is Alexa, and what's an Alexa ranking? What is Alexa? Alexa is an organisation that analyses website traffic.  They use their own tools and algorithms to produce a ranking of all websites. Each website is given a global ranking and a ranking in their own country. Something to Continue reading

How To Get More Blog Comments

How To Get More Blog Comments

Hi readers, todays story is especially for new bloggers. The big question we are tackling is "How to Get More Blog Comments."  It's really quite simple. You just put yourself out into the blogging world and say hello. Before we look at my top tips for how to get more blog comments, lets quickly Continue reading

18 Recipe Submission Sites – Submit the FAST way!

18 Recipe Submission Sites – Submit the FAST way!

If you're a food blogger, chances are you know how important recipe submission sites are in driving large amounts of traffic to your website By using these sites you can get your blog in front of a large audience FAST! Even if you're a brand new blogger you have potential to be seen by 100's of Continue reading

Yummly or Pinterest which is Best?

Yummly or Pinterest which is Best?

Before we decide whether Yummly or Pinterest is the best. Lets start at the very beginning. As bloggers we are very interested in the tools that drive traffic to our website. As foodies we are consumed by finding delicious recipes... to consume! hehe... funny :) So just the other week something Continue reading

Snapchat for Bloggers – How Important is it?

Snapchat for Bloggers – How Important is it?

Snapchat, how important is it for bloggers?  Is it important at all? As bloggers it always feels like there is another new social media platform appearing every two minutes that needs our attention. So what is snapchat, and how can it be used to promote your blog? Snapchat is the fastest growing Continue reading

Monetising – Ninja Affiliate Links Review

Monetising – Ninja Affiliate Links Review

As readers would know I have been on a quest to monetise my site while adding value for readers. Monetising has been a learning process for me. Along the way I am learning there are tools to assist in streamlining the process a little. Last month I introduced you to Passionfruit Ads. A website that Continue reading

Monetise My Blog – Step 2

Monetise My Blog – Step 2

This is month two of my quest to monetise my blog! Sorry about the extreme close up everyone ;) How is it going I hear to asking... well in all honesty... not so great.  I haven't improved my earnings, they have decreased. This is despite the fact that my reader stats continue to improve. Continue reading

How To Monetise Your Blog – Step 1

How To Monetise Your Blog – Step 1

How do you monetise your blog??? Let me start by saying I have no idea! Regular readers may remember my New Resolutions list for 2014.  Number 6 on my list was to increase earnings on the Gourmet Getaways site. I’ve decided to make this goal a very public exercise and publish my earnings at Continue reading

New Years Resolutions 2014

New Years Resolutions 2014

As we say goodbye to 2013 and welcome in 2014 I like to look back at the past year before I make my New Years Resolutions. 2013 was a great year for travel. Gourmet Getaways enjoyed a driving holiday across New Zealand, 2 trips to Singapore, a trip to Malaysia and 2 trips to Thailand.  The Continue reading

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