Being part of the bookish community is like finding the home you didn’t realise you needed. People who understand why you cry over fictional characters? Who also blog? Throwing yourself into the community can be daunting though, particularly when you’re new. So just how should you go about diving into the community?
Part of running a blog, involves commenting and blog hopping. Now I’m sure we’re all familiar with what commenting is, it’s a form of engagement. Blog hopping, not everyone may be familiar with this term. Basically, you hop to someone’s blog post to read it and engage with it in some way. Likes, comments, sharing via social media all count.
It’s nice working with a fellow book blogger on a post. As well as fun bouncing ideas back and forth, it’s also fun having a guest post or two on your blog. Or doing them for others! However…it’s not as simple as you first think. Or is it? Have we just over complicated what a collaboration post is?
Wait hold on Clo, what are guest/collab posts? Well, let’s do a brief recap of what they are before we get into this content type!
Supporting authors is something we all strive to do, whether its through a review, shrieking about a book all the time. Or you know…a blog tour.
Wait hold on Clo, what’s a blog tour? Well, let’s do a brief recap of what they are before we get into this content type!
Sometimes, our brains have partied themselves to oblivion, so much so we have no creative juice left for blog posts. It’s not a bad thing, we need a break every so often of thinking up topics/themes. Memes are super handy for this, whether you join once in a while or do them every time they’re on.
What are memes I hear you ask? Well, let’s do a brief recap of what they are before we get into this content type!