Photography Tips: How to Use Instagram

The increasing popularity of Instagram shows now sign of waning. In fact, according to the latest figures, 300 million people now use this social media to share their photographs online. 75 million of those people use it at least once a day. Are you one of them? I know I am. Instagram is a fun

Riding Lincs Leafy Lanes with Sky Ride

Sky Rides have been running around the country for several years, and this year Lincoln has (finally) joined in with a series of Sky Ride Local events for us to take part in. These are organised rides supported by British Cycling Ride Leaders. Some are just a handful of miles at a slow pace suitable

Engaging with your Followers on Twitter – a Lincs Tweet Meet Summary

A few weeks ago I was delighted to attend Lincs Tweet Meet at the Showroom in Lincoln to speak on good ways to engage with social media followers. It was a lovely early evening event – on the evening it was suggested that I summarised a few of my main points to share with anyone

Lincs Tweet Meet – Tonight

Are you coming along to the Lincs Tweet Meet this evening?  This now regular networking and best-practice-sharing event is designed to give Lincolnshire tweeters the opportunity to meet, share, learn and network. It is always a really positive and motivating event that leave me with 100s of ideas as well as new people to tweet.

Review: Deluxebite

Please note that since writing this review the Deluxebite website and twitter feed have disappeared and I can no longer get hold of the company. Very strange. I will leave the post online for reference but it looks like you can’t actually subscribe to this any more. If they materialise again I’ll let you know.

Rock+Paper+Scissors – A New Crafterie in Lincoln

Last week a new cafe opened in Lincoln. A friend and I went to check it out at the end of the week and I think it’s fair to say we both fell in love with the place. Rock+Paper+Scissors is a “crafterie”, that is, a cafe, a place to do crafts, and a shop. Run

Biker Buddy – A Research Project

Are you a motorcyclist with an Android phone? If so then you should take a look at Biker Buddy. This is a new app designed to look at the way motorcyclists might use smart phones to plan and execute social rides. Biker Buddy is an Android app developed for an academic research project into the

Chocolate and Instagram

It’s perhaps one of those iOS apps you either love or hate. I’ve been using instagram on my iPhone for a while now and I’m in the love camp – I like how you can easily crop and add filters to your photos and share them on twitter and Facebook. I also like how other instagram