Blogger Of The Week: Cara Fay Of Cara Fay
Apr09

Blogger Of The Week: Cara Fay Of Cara Fay

By: Sandy Nene What inspired the name of your blog? I guess my mom did since she named me Cara Fay  How long have you been blogging for? I have been blogging for just under a year What difficulties did you come across when you first started blogging? Definitely time management What do you think new bloggers need to know about blogging that most people don’t? Don’t follow the crowd please, there are too many bloggers who want to...

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“Against All Odds” by R. A. Lang
Sep03

“Against All Odds” by R. A. Lang

By: R. A. Lang   My story starts in May of 1989, when I read in a London newspaper that there was going to be a seminar held in a London hotel regarding emigration to South Africa. I didn’t need to waste time thinking about it. I decided to attend, compiled my first curriculum vitae, and headed to the seminar. At the seminar, there were representatives from South African banks, immigration officials, and representatives from the...

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Do You Need To Be A Writer To Be A Blogger? No
Dec11

Do You Need To Be A Writer To Be A Blogger? No

By: Lungile Moyo A lot of people think that in order to be a blogger you must be a writer… but I don’t think this is all true. A writer can be a blogger yes, but a blogger does not have to be a writer. I think there is a difference; because for me, when you blog, you can express yourself through anything, and when you write… well, you write. Some people don’t see the difference though, and that’s why I wanted to write about this...

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3 Things You Can Do To Grow Your Blog Other Than Spending Too Much Time On Social Media
Nov21

3 Things You Can Do To Grow Your Blog Other Than Spending Too Much Time On Social Media

By: Sandy Nene I’m one of those people who have always been guilty of spending more time on social media than I did on my blogs, yes you read right ‘blogs’. Anyways, this is not about me telling you how many blogs I own, it’s about me helping some of you who spend too much time on social media and you end up neglecting your blog. I know how addictive Twitter is and how you just want to spend a day drooling on...

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No, You Don’t Need To Live In JHB Or CPT To Be A Better Blogger
Nov20

No, You Don’t Need To Live In JHB Or CPT To Be A Better Blogger

By: Nothando Tembe I read an interesting article on Independent Fashion Bloggers, which inspired me to write this post. Being a blogger who lives in Durban, I think I can really relate to what it means when you ask yourself, “Would blogging in another city, with all the opportunities that are found there make my blog better than what it is today?” When you compare South Africa to other countries when it comes to blogging, I do believe...

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