5 Reasons why your blog is important

You may be questioning why you should continue with your blog. Perhaps, you feel like you were sold a dream of money-making because you do not see where the money is. Why should you suffer creating content when it seems no one cares to leave a comment nor press like? Blogging is hard work. Though… Continue reading 5 Reasons why your blog is important

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Afro Bloggers Account Take Over Experience

Every Sunday we allow a blogger from our community to take over our twitter account so they can interact with other bloggers, sharing experiences, tips and networking. Here is how Mpho Mashita felt about the opportunity to tweet from behind the Afrobloggers handle:

In Hindsight with Mpho Mashita

I couldn’t believe it when I received the message from Afro Bloggers asking me to be their guest for their ‘Sunday Account Take Over’. So without even thinking twice about it, I said yes! It was such an honour to be recognized for the work I do on my fairly new blog and I knew instantly what I desired to engage the community about, and boy did they come to the party!

I planned my topics for the day around the issues that I wanted to discuss. First of all, I saw this as a great platform to engage fellow bloggers on issues that I have been struggling with on my blog and they were able to give great insight into my issues. I’m always asking myself these questions: ‘Does my content resonate with the people that follow my work?’, ‘Should I be more niche?’, ‘Do I want to be…

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Inspiring stories: Zambia’s Pig Bank Campaign

The Piggy Bank campaign is a charity initiative aimed at reducing poverty by increasing access to quality education for the less privileged community school going pupils in Zambia. The campaign does so by pulling resources from university students and well-wishers. The campaign is the brainchild of three University Graduates: Given, Joshua and Mwansa. The three… Continue reading Inspiring stories: Zambia’s Pig Bank Campaign