8 Books To Read Before You Die – And They’re Not What You Might Expect

In lieu of UNESCO’s World Book Day tomorrow, newly published author and Midphase writer, Sarah Holt, reveals the books that have a permanent place on her bookshelf. Once, when I was 6, I decided to run away. I packed a bag and headed off to a neighbour’s house to hideout. You know what was in […]

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+.

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 […]

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+.

How To Create The Perfect Home Office

by Emilie DeCoursey Just because running your own business from home might mean you won’t regularly have customers filtering in and out, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t make an effort toward creating an appealing and inviting office. In fact, taking the time to establish a distinct home office can not only help you feel more professional […]

Welcome to Googleville?

First it was the internet, and then it was glasses, now Google wants to ‘Honey I’m Home’ its way into your house. Ever since the term “The Internet of Things” was coined, industry players have been waiting for the day that small sensors attached to the Internet would change the way humans live and communicate […]

Can a gal ever have enough .shoes?

  Today, the new web address ending .shoes goes on sale, as an alternative to .com and .us. To celebrate, Midphase has created this concise history of shoes infographic.  At Midphase, we subscribe to the philosophy ‘if the .shoe fits, get the website.’ Get your own www.yourname.shoes from the Midphase homepage. About Sarah HoltSarah Holt […]

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 Bonkers Inventions You Wish You’d Thought Up

by Emilie DeCoursey Inspiration for anyone looking to unlock their creative genius and get on in business… Throughout the history of mankind people have left a legacy with their discoveries and inventions. Millions of lives have been improved due to the sleepless nights of those who had a burning drive to create something worthwhile for our […]

Good .company

The advantages of .co web addresses for small businesses. Have you got your business online yet? If not, you’re not alone. According to a national survey by Wakefield Research, a massive 45 percent of small business owners don’t have a presence on the Web. What’s more, the same study showed that 49 percent of the […]

Midphase calls lights, camera, action on .la

  Actors, boutiques and design companies have already got their .la websites. Who’s next? Midphase hopes it’s The Hoff. Los Angeles is the city of reinvention. It’s where Norma Jean became Marilyn Monroe and where Walter Willison became Bruce Willis. So it makes sense that the city was the first in line when it came […]

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+.