UK Bloggers

The Second Edition of the World Tourism Forum Held in Istanbul

Zorica Loncar | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Politics
Zorica Loncar

The second edition of World Tourism Forum was held in Istanbul between 4th to 6th February. Considering that the summit is in its second year this was...

Eight Reasons Why Bloggers Make the Best Employers

Jenna Downes | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Tech
Jenna Downes

Blogging is finally being understand as a legitimate form of media and us bloggers are getting the credit we deserve; with many of us placing it at the forefront of our CVs and using it to find new job opportunities. But what is it about bloggers that make them such good employers?

How To Tell If You're Officially a Blog Geek

Prabs Patel | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Tech
Prabs Patel

If you are a blogger, you may relate to this. I've been at this blogging malarkey for a bit over two years now. I spent the first year totally clueless over what I was doing (some days I wonder if I'm any the wiser) and am constantly amazed at how much goes into building a successful blog, how much I still have to learn etc. And it's hit me, I think I've become a bit of a blog geek.

Neck Contouring Is Now A Thing, People Not Impressed

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 08.02.2016 | UK Style

This is it. We've officially reached peak contouring. While cleavage contouring and ab scultping with bronzer have been practised for years by Holl...

This Fashion Blog Shares Style Tips For Women With Colostomy Bags

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK Style

A woman who survived advanced stage colon cancer has become a blogging sensation after sharing style tips for ostomy bag wearers. Suzanne Dore from...

5 Beauty Bloggers With Disabilities You Need To Follow

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 02.02.2016 | UK Style

In an industry obsessed with the quest for perfection, an epidemic of poor body image and a culture of Photoshopped selfies - there's a refreshing new...

You Don't Need to Be Middle Class to Be a Beauty Blogger, But It Helps

Louise Kennedy | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK Style
Louise Kennedy

Bella sets her camera up on a tripod, making sure to position it in front of a window to get the most light. She checks herself in the camera screen, brushes her hair behind her ears, and takes a deep breath.

What Are Trigger Warnings?

Matt Streuli | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Matt Streuli

Should we campaign for the wider use of Trigger warnings as it would benefit everyone - not just those with a mental health problem? I hope that by openly discussing these points with you, we can together fight the stigma.

For Crying Out Loud

Neil Ransome | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK Parents
Neil Ransome

Sleep had gone from resembling the instructions in the countless books we were given to making his own rules, just because, well, he can. He just wouldn't sleep for very long - apart from if you played him Fleetwood Mac, good taste I guess. But if I hear that bloody Rumours album one more time...

Siri Seduced Me

Neil Ransome | Posted 19.10.2015 | UK Parents
Neil Ransome

The relationship went from being my friend to a full blown affair, late night sessions while Tash and the baby slept. Slipping of secretly to the toilet, sat on the throne, paper in one hand, Siri in the other using only the pins and needles as a reminder that i had been in there long enough - Tash hadn't even seen me poop.

Shift in Power: the Blogger and Vlogger Influence on the World of Fashion

Maz Deo | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK Style
Maz Deo

These behind the camera celebrities are overtaking the glossy publications we once used to turn to for fashion advice, simply because they are there at all hours of the day behind a screen, replying to tweets and sharing fun content. Because of this shift in power they are the real influence on the world of fashion.

The Boob Ban

Neil Ransome | Posted 12.10.2015 | UK Parents
Neil Ransome

This is probably one of the main topics that before the arrival you get the most opinions on and can feel the most pressure and judgement. But just do what is right for you, of course listen to the opinions, but do what makes you happy and you feel most comfortable with. I still believe there is no right or wrong way.

Blogger's Important Message For Those Saying You Can't Be Plus-Size And Healthy

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Plus-size blogger Lucie Maniscalchi has an important message to share with those who believe size and health come hand-in-hand. The 27-year-old wri...

Can Fashion Save the World? Meet the Famous Designers Campaigning for Change...

Rebecca Pearson | Posted 18.09.2015 | UK Style
Rebecca Pearson

Fashion has a reputation for being a greedy and wasteful business, and rightly so: my industry is the second biggest polluter after oil, and I've seen firsthand in Dhaka the shocking conditions sweatshop workers toil in. However, this week was really inspiring...

A Blogger's Row Over 8 Macarons Is Somehow The Biggest Thing On The Internet

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK

A food blogger and the owner of a bakery have become embroiled in an online war over a dispute about free macarons. The saga began when Reshmi Ben...

Most People Ignore Each Other On The Tube, This Blog Aims To Change That

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're a Londoner, you're probably spending the majority of your day flapping about the impending tube strike. But when the trains actually ARE...

An Open Letter to David Cameron (Cuts to the Arts)

Georgia Coan | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Politics
Georgia Coan

You were lucky enough to have many things handed to you on a plate David. You do not know the struggle of trying to find where you fit in or feeling like a misfit in a society where you 'should' know where you want to be in 5 years time. Please think about the choices you are making.

Am I the Only Blogger Who Doesn't Want to Make It Big and Blog Full-Time?

Laura Zito | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Zito

Yes, everyone who has a blog has dreamt about making it big. They've daydreamed about seeing their page views hit the millions, and their social channels full of sycophantic followers clinging onto every word, praising every post, and buying whatever it was they wore that day.

10 Things People With ME Want You To Know

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It's estimated that around 250,000 people in Britain are affected by ME, yet many people are still unaware of what it actually is. ME, or Chronic F...

How To Style The 70s Trend (As Shown By Bloggers)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Style

When it comes to trialling new trends, it can all get a little bit daunting. But rather than cowering behind your 'safe' wardrobe staples - the neu...

Pixiwoo Share Their Top 5 Beauty Tips For Summer

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Style

Summer beauty - it's a lot like regular beauty, but with the added struggle of stopping it sliding all down your face. When there's nowhere to hide un...

This Photo Went Viral For The Best Reason

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A photo of a plus-size woman posing in swimwear has gone viral after the subject of the photo, Jessica Kane, challenged those who called her "brave". ...

Where in the World Could You Stay Forever?

Chloe Gunning | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Chloe Gunning

For most of us, travel is one of life's biggest pleasures. We hop on board a plane, leave our lives behind, and absorb ourselves in a different way of life. We relax on beaches and explore cities. A few times while we're away, we'll utter the words "I don't want to go home" and "I wish I could stay here forever". But how true is that?

4 Ways You're Being Marketed to Without Knowing It

Ben Mirza | Posted 07.03.2015 | UK Tech
Ben Mirza

As with fake endorsements forum shills are built entirely to coerce you into buying something, even the accounts are fake.

Rye, Spelt and Poppy Seed Freezer Bread Rolls

Holly Bell | Posted 26.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

I've not been well. Nothing quantifiable, just feeling tired all the time, run down; spent. So I made bread rolls. That's what works for me. Regular over the counter remedies never quite hit the spot. There's something therapeutic about all the kneading and cutting and forming of rolls.