It’s that time of year when you start getting messages from your well-meaning relatives asking for ideas for Christmas. The urgency sets in when you realise that if you don’t ask for something specific, you might end […]
In March, the whole world sort-of lost its mind as the full extent of the COVID-19 pandemic took hold. Here in the North East, I was the Head of Content and Outreach at Inspired Agency, working out […]
LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network. With over 675 million monthly users, the platform is a goldmine for portraying your brand message far and wide. Just like Facebook and Instagram, LinkedIn users are at the mercy […]
While it may not be the first platform to come to mind, LinkedIn is a highly effective tool for promoting your creative business. Whether you’re a copywriter (like me), designer, illustrator, animator or any other type of […]
As a freelance copywriter, LinkedIn is one of my main revenue drivers. The leads I receive on LinkedIn at all inbound – meaning I don’t (typically) read out to other people with a sales pitch. Equally, I’ll […]
Hey everyone, I’m Lauren McWilliams Owner and Photographer of For You Photography™ and I was over the moon to be asked to write a guest blog for Content By The Sea all about personal branding and photography.
In February, I celebrated my one-year freelance anniversary!
I’m a few years late to this trend but I am now officially a bullet journal-er(?). At the start of April, I fell down a YouTube rabbit hole after researching which graphics tablet to buy (I got […]
If you haven’t watched Netflix’s latest docuseries The Tiger King yet then what have you been doing? Unless you’re a very busy key worker, you’ve got no excuse for not tuning into this small-screen masterpiece.
I can’t help but think about the impending mental health crisis on the horizon in a post-pandemic world. Not just my own, but that of the entire global population. From the inevitable depression caused by weeks (potentially […]