Tag Archives | design

BritMums Live 2015: We laughed, we cried, we mummified

We’re still coming off the high of BritMums Live 2015 — the best one yet! Everyone we spoke with talked about the excitement and fun, coupled with a mellow, friendly vibe. And now it’s not just our opinion — BritMums is Officially Amazing, thanks to our Guinness World Records Official Title.     For me, […]

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Canva Beginners Guide

How to use Canva to design your blog graphics

Adam Kirkup and his wife Sarah blog at www.fourfortheroad.co.uk. They use Canva, the free online design tool, to make all their graphics. In this guest post, Adam talks about how to use Canva and why he loves it to make blog graphics. Adam says, “I’m not being paid by Canva. I just think it’s a […]

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BritMums Live 2015: Photostyling with Katy Orme

Want to make your blog images more beautiful? Photographer and stylist Katy Orme is leading a photo styling session at BritMums Live, where you can gain practical knowledge on styling, especially for a blog or Instagram. Katy writes the award-winning interiors-focused blog Apartment Apothecary, capturing her DIY room makeovers, design ideas and craft projects that she showcases […]

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BritMums Live 2015: Define Your Design Workshops

Hello, beautiful! That’s the feeling we all want to have when we look at our blogs every day. This year at BritMums Live we’re delighted to announce a brand new module on the schedule that is all about good design and creating a gorgeous blog and brand. Best of all, it’s a hands-on experience, broken […]

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Guy Kawasaki on how to get a massive social following

Oh yes. BritMums hung out with Guy Kawasaki, the legendary social media guru, now Chief Evangelist at Canva, along with the amazing Canva Evangelist Peg Fitzpatrick, to get their best tips for developing a huge following online. We learned about how to share socially so it doesn’t consume your life, where Guy’s opinion differs from […]

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Hangout: The art of the perfect post

Want your posts to be re-shared? Want to create valuable content? Want to learn how to create the perfect post? Tune in to our Google hangout with Guy Kawasaki to discover the art of the perfect post. Watch live here. Who is Guy Kawasaki? Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to hear Guy’s advice live! Kawasaki is […]

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WordPress Tutorial: How to create a beautiful blog in 5 minutes

Our resident tech expert, Janis from Really Kid Friendly is sharing her WordPress knowledge again. Watch this video tutorial which demonstrates how to install and configure a premium WordPress Theme and create an elegant, professional website or blog on a budget. You rock, Janis, thanks!  

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In blogging, do looks matter?

Blog design has come on by leaps and bounds lately, but it's left one blogger wondering if we should be focussing quite so much on our blogs' beauty versus their personality. Emily, who blogs at Baby Rambles (@babyrambles), writes: Blogs are improving their looks. When I started blogging a few yeas ago, most of the […]

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