Blogging in 2012: Third Quarter Highlights

Where did the last three months go? Since I posted my last blogging and writing update, I’ve continued to be busy. Here’s some of what I’ve been doing (the ghostwritten articles and posts obviously aren’t here – and there are 50+ of those): Taking Off Travel Blog One of the series I’ve most enjoyed at … Read more

Blogging in 2012: Second Quarter Highlights

It’s time for my quarterly update on what I’ve been up to online – and I certainly have been busy! In fact, I think I’ve done even more blogging than the last time I updated you on a wider range of topics. As well ghostwriting (or should that be ghost blogging) about 7 posts on different aspects of project management, I’ve also written for a number of clients, some of whom are listed below:

Sharon Hurley Hall - 2012 Q2 Blogging


For Unbounce, I write about topics related to content marketing and social media. Posts in the last quarter include:

I’m pleased to say that these posts have generated multiple comments, shares, likes and stumbles.


Writing for DoNanza, which offers a combined freelance portfolio and jobs marketplace. is a gig that’s dear to my heart, because I blog about my core business: writing and freelancing. The company has recently relaunched its blog as a freelancer’s magazine titled BossLess. Recent posts for them include:

  • How to Create Laser-Like Focus when Freelancing
  • Pricing Strategies for Freelancers – Part 1
  • Pricing Strategies for Freelancers – part 2
  • The Hidden Costs of Freelance Projects

I’ve got quite a few more posts scheduled for publication over the next couple of months.

Podium Ventures

Podium Ventures is aimed at investors and my background in finance has come in handy here. As well as articles on various issues related to investment, I author a regular column which puts new startups in the spotlight.

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My Blogging Adventures 2012

It’s blogging roundup time again. The first quarter of the year has been a busy time for me. Since my last update on my guest blogging and blogging gigs, I’ve had quite a few posts published – and some of them have had a great response. The most commented, tweeted and shared was a post … Read more

Ebook – Getting Started in Blogging

Just launched: Getting Started in Blogging. If you are launching a blog today, what do you need to know? When I started blogging there was no how-to manual, so there was a lot of trial and error. This ebook aims to help you ace the trial and avoid the errors, launching your own successful blog … Read more

Blog Management – Park Ride Fly USA

  I’ve been running the travel blog for a leading US off airport parking provider since 2008. This includes writing and editing blog posts, sourcing images, commenting on blogs and (with a colleague) managing the company’s social media interactions via their Twitter and Facebook profiles. Here’s what Park Ride Fly USA had to say about … Read more

Web Content Writing – Translation Site

After a couple of in-depth Skype consultations with this client (plus a client questionnaire), I began work on this website for a translator based in Paris. In addition to the usual keyword research, I also researched appropriate French keywords so she could build them into the translated versions of the new copy. This client wanted … Read more