Totally Awesome, Non-Boring Gift Ideas

As the new web address ending .gift is launched onto the Internet, Midphase launches its war on boring forgettable gifts. No more socks. No more socks! When it comes to present-buying, it’s not just the gifts that get tied up in knots. With so many occasions to buy for – from birthdays to parent days […]

About Sarah Holt

Sarah Holt is a journalist and author. Her work has been published in the Guardian and The Observer, among other places. After hours, she’s a bookworm, a chocoholic, and a serial bubble bath taker. She’s addicted to travelling and spas. Her philosophy for life is live and let live. You can tweet her at @sarahholt01 or find her on Google+.

What To Do About Heartbleed

The word Heartbleed has been all over the headlines recently. Despite its grim name, though, Heartbleed needn’t give you a heart attack. Basically, HeartBleed is a bug that’s been developed to take advantage of vulnerabilities in certain versions of OpenSSL software. OpenSSL is used by servers, websites and apps to encrypt the sensitive data that […]

What Does Your Coffee Say About You?

Forget reading tea leaves, the way you take your coffee can be just as revealing… As the new web address ending .coffee goes on sale, Midphase examines what your regular coffee order says about you. About Sarah HoltSarah Holt is a journalist and author. Her work has been published in the Guardian and The Observer, […]

About Sarah Holt

Sarah Holt is a journalist and author. Her work has been published in the Guardian and The Observer, among other places. After hours, she’s a bookworm, a chocoholic, and a serial bubble bath taker. She’s addicted to travelling and spas. Her philosophy for life is live and let live. You can tweet her at @sarahholt01 or find her on Google+.

5 Tips for Knock-Out Blog Photography

by Emilie DeCoursey        In the digital age, a picture doesn’t just paint a thousand words. On the right blog post, it can hook a thousand fans, too. You can spend hours writing the perfect blog post and days researching a topic. But add a subpar picture and your content is likely to […]

Bored of Counting Sheep?

#teamnosleep is trending on twitter all over America right now, so Midphase thought we’d give nationwide insomniacs something to read while they’re wide awake… The longest anyone has ever gone without sleep is 18 days, 21 hours and 40 minutes. The average new parent loses around 500 hours of sleep because of their newborn baby. […]

About Sarah Holt

Sarah Holt is a journalist and author. Her work has been published in the Guardian and The Observer, among other places. After hours, she’s a bookworm, a chocoholic, and a serial bubble bath taker. She’s addicted to travelling and spas. Her philosophy for life is live and let live. You can tweet her at @sarahholt01 or find her on Google+.

The 6 P’s of Successful Blogging

Freelance blog writer Emilie DeCoursey reveals the secrets of blog success… To run a successful new blog you’re going to need to be well equipped with the right tools including a reliable laptop or desktop computer, a decent camera for taking your own pictures and video, a good sense of your platform of choice and […]

5 #PeopleIWantToMeet

This go-to dinner table conversation has exploded on twitter in the USA this week, so Midphase writer Sarah Holt decided to put her 10 cents in, too. Except her heroes don’t do capes or underwear as outerwear… About Sarah HoltSarah Holt is a journalist and author. Her work has been published in the Guardian and […]

About Sarah Holt

Sarah Holt is a journalist and author. Her work has been published in the Guardian and The Observer, among other places. After hours, she’s a bookworm, a chocoholic, and a serial bubble bath taker. She’s addicted to travelling and spas. Her philosophy for life is live and let live. You can tweet her at @sarahholt01 or find her on Google+.

5 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Google AdWords

Jason Stevens looks at 5 ways you can maximize the effectiveness of Google AdWords… If you have just launched a new website it will take a few months before organic traffic from search engines picks up in line with your content marketing efforts. However, Google AdWords provides a short-term route to quickly generating more traffic […]

6 Tips For Work-From-Home Moms Of Young Kids

Emilie DeCoursey gives her tips on juggling a home business and a tot. As a work-from-home mom of a young, active and very curious little girl I’ve definitely been challenged beyond what I could’ve ever expected in trying to juggle it all. Though I’m by no means an expert at keeping it all together, I […]

About Sarah Holt

Sarah Holt is a journalist and author. Her work has been published in the Guardian and The Observer, among other places. After hours, she’s a bookworm, a chocoholic, and a serial bubble bath taker. She’s addicted to travelling and spas. Her philosophy for life is live and let live. You can tweet her at @sarahholt01 or find her on Google+.

Around the World in 6 Twitter Trends – March 2014

Got twitter block? Get the 140-character juices flowing again by finding out what the rest of the world is tweeting about… #marchmadness It’ll come as no surprise that #marchmadness is all over the American twittershpere. But it may interest you to find out that San Diego, St Louis and Memphis locals are tweeting the loudest. […]

About Sarah Holt

Sarah Holt is a journalist and author. Her work has been published in the Guardian and The Observer, among other places. After hours, she’s a bookworm, a chocoholic, and a serial bubble bath taker. She’s addicted to travelling and spas. Her philosophy for life is live and let live. You can tweet her at @sarahholt01 or find her on Google+.