Five tips for Creating an Image Gallery for DIY Projects

To showcase your DIY projects, use these five tips to create the ideal image gallery

If you’re blogging about your DIY projects, then a good image gallery is essential. Your DIY blog will feature projects that your readers can do at home, for themselves. Following instructions is a lot easier when you have good images and a photo gallery that illustrates exactly what you need to do. So here are some tips for creating the perfect image gallery for your DIY Projects. Take Photos The first tip is to take photos – and lots of them. Take photos of the equipment you use if you’re building something, or the items you’ll need to make your … Read more…

Why your WordPress Site needs a Video Gallery Plugin

have a video marketing strategy and use a Video Gallery plugin for WordPress site

Your WordPress site needs a video gallery plugin! We all know that images are good, but the stats show that video is fast becoming one of the most popular marketing tools. Read on to find out what some of these stats are and, more importantly, what they mean for video and your WordPress site. The future of video The numbers are in! More and more people are using video to get the results that they want. While images and graphics add to the visual content of your site and make your content more memorable, they simply don’t have the same … Read more…

Blog photography tips for your DIY site

Blog photography tips for your DIY Blog

You may have the best blog content, site design and SEO for your DIY blog, but if your photos aren’t any good, it won’t help. Having good photos can make all the difference, but you shouldn’t need to hire a professional photographer every time you want to write a blog. All you need are some blog photography tips to start taking your own blog-worthy pics. Equipment Having a good camera is a bonus, but not essential. You can easily get good images using a basic DSLR camera or even your smartphone, if you know how to get the most out of … Read more…

How to Effectively Share Images on Social Media

How to effectively share images on social media

So you’ve downloaded FooGallery and loaded your images on your blog. They look great, but no-one knows they’re there. What you need to do is share images on social media. Posting on Facebook, Twitter or other social media sites is easy to do, but there are a few tricks to remember. When you share images on social media you can start to get your name out there, especially if you want people to see (and share) your images. For a DIY blogger, a foodie, or travel writer, this is essential. Why use images on social media? This may seem obvious, … Read more…