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Kristabel Plummer

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8: On influencers, Dragrace & More with guest Kristabel Plummer

Spill The Chai with Rabya & Rida

Kristabel Plummer joins us to spill the chai on being a blogger, content creator and how Dragrace has been helping her through this ongoing pandemic. With years of being an established content creator we are super honoured to have Kristabel as our guest for this episode where she shared her insights and experience. We touch on racism in the influencer world, the impact of #BLM uprising last summer in the Instagram influencer space and oh we talk Dragrace!You can find Kristabel on:Instagram https://www.instagram.com/iamkristabel/ Website: http://iwantyoutoknow.co.uk/ I Want You To Know - London Fashion, Travel & Lifestyle BlogKristabel’s Savage tiktok: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMe8mqE8E/Rabya’s posts:#EachForEqual : Allyship Means Action — https://www.sheflourished.com/life/2020/3/6/eachforequal-allyship-means-action #InfluenceInclusivity — She Flourishedhttps://www.sheflourished.com/life/2019/5/11/influenceinclusivity Arooj’s Done With Diversity: https://instagram.com/donewithdiversity?igshid=1h4qec0fuk1p5

1hr 10mins

25 Feb 2021

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S4E4 Blogging ethics with Kristabel Plummer

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For full show notes head to lucylucraft.com/s4e4 I chat with Kristabel Plummer who writes the travel & lifestyle blog I Want You to Know. She’s an OG blogger who isn’t afraid to be herself and stick her head above  the parapet. She’s honest, approachable and self deprecating and we chatted all about her blogging journey, why ethics are so important and how blogging success comes in different forms.   Thanks to this weeks sponsor: WriteNOW cards. WSS listeners get a special discount (quote WHATSHESAID at checkout). Buy them here: bit.ly/WriteNOWCards Thanks to my Patreon supporters for helping to fund the podcast. L x


27 May 2019

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podcast episode no.22 with Kristabel Plummer

How to Curate Your Life – Work Life Balance for the Creative Entrepreneur

Hi gang! This week’s episode of my podcast ‘How to Curate Your Life – Work Life Balance for the Creative Entrepreneur’ is an interview with Kristabel Plummer. Kristabel has been blogging, among other things, for 10 years now! We reflect on the last year, if not decade, and go deep together on mindfully setting some goals for 2019. It’s a very honest and open episode talking fear, self doubt and money. There are lots of resources below – many of which the wonderful Kristabel has penned herself. Take a look, I’m sure you’re find them helpful. Huge thanks to Kristabel for her honesty and for everything she’s doing on the internet right now. And thanks to you guys of course fro listening. You rock! Lizzie x S H O W  N O T E S : Kristabel’s Website – iwantyoutoknow.co.uk Kristabel’s Instagram – www.instagram.com/iamkristabel Curate Your Life BOOK CLUB – www.lizzieforsmug.com/book-club Kristabel’s blog post full of book recommendations – iwantyoutoknow.co.uk Mindful Goal Setting Workshop – www.lizzieforsmug.com/goal-setting-workshop Kristabel’s blog post talking Money – iwantyoutoknow.co.uk/making-financial-goals Hashtag Authentic Episode 55 : Making, Saving and Losing Money, with Niki Groom – meandorla.co.uk/podcast Money Mindset with Sarah Akwisombe – www.nobullbusinessschool.com/mmschool Black British and Blogging – iwantyoutoknow.co.uk The Head Room – www.theheadroom.uk You Can Sit With Us – iwantyoutoknow.co.uk Mindful Goal Setting Workshop – www.lizzieforsmug.com/goal-setting-workshop Tuesday January BOOK CLUB – www.lizzieforsmug.com/tuesday-book-club @wearetrouva Trouva’s instagram www.trouva.com/lists My Trouva.com NEW IN wishlist

1hr 19mins

10 Jan 2019

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S2 Episode 3: Kristabel Plummer, fashion, travel and lifestyle blogger discusses creativity, making moves into blogging and money.

Making Money Moves - a podcast by Janet's List

Making Money Moves is podcast brought to you by Janet’s List, hosted by Janet Oganah and Adonica Simmons. The aim of our podcast is to open up conversations about money, mind-set, and the moves people have made to build successful businesses. If you are a female entrepreneur, a high impact woman or are simply looking for inspiration, this podcast is for you. We interview inspiring guests, mostly women of colour, who are building incredible businesses. Our guests will also share tips and strategies, which you can apply at any stage of your entrepreneurial journey. We loved talking to Kristabel Plummer, fashion, travel and lifestyle blogger. Creating her first website aged 13, Kristabel tells us how her knitwear degree led her to look for inspiration in unexpected places, walks us through the early stages of defining her freelance blogging career, and lets us in on the formula behind her slick self-shot Youtube channel. Kristabel shares the importance of being honest about the hiccups of life, opens up about her ‘unusual financial personality’ and highlights the need for representation across media platforms. Here’s what you’ll learn this episode: Looking for creative inspiration in unexpected places [2:05] Working with an agent and how to manage that relationship – regaining control and handling the brand in-house [7:50] Having a solid brand identity, and a website that reflects it [9:20] Being the only black blogger in the room; championing representation and shouting out the platforms carrying that torch [10:04] Brand collaborations – 3-month check-ins with agencies to update them on your movements as a method for attracting new business [11:35] Using Streak to organise outreach and following up with contacts How affiliate marketing platforms work and getting the right connections [15:20] Consulting from a diverse and inclusive perspective for more accurate representation in advertising [19:22] Living off £8k for the first year of blogging full time – taking advantage of promos, freebies and discounts [21:48] Organising a freelancer ‘tax day’ with a friend each month to keep yourself organised [22:50] What makes a small brand attractive to a blogger [25:25] Janet’s list spotlight – AK Wilde cushions [28:18] Guest nominees, Dorcas Creates, Remi Afolabe hands of style, Corina Woodburn style idealist [28:48] If you would like to connect with us on social media, you can find us all here: Kristabel Plummer @Iamkristabel Twitter – Blog Janet’s List – @JanetsList (Instagram) and @JanetsList (Twitter) Janet Oganah: @Janet_Oganah (Twitter) Adonica Simmons: Global Style Services (Instagram) The overall mission of Janet’s List is to connect consumers with women of colour in business. We want to close the gap between consumers and women of colour in business and to improve diversity in the business landscape. We also have a curated edit on Janet’s List where you can buy directly from fantastic brands by women of colour. Podcast listeners! You can get a special discount of 10% off Janet’s List using the code: JANETSLIST10 Stay tuned and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes and your favourite podcast apps


11 Oct 2018

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040 - Kristabel Plummer, Fashion/Lifestyle/Travel Blogger // Carving Your Blogging Career

The One Girl Band Podcast

I'm honoured to have Kristabel Plummer from iwantyoutoknow.co.uk on the show this week. She's a fashion, lifestyle and travel blogger who has been in the game for 9 years and she’s one of our favourites. Her approach to mixing style and travel with deeper topics like being a black woman in the blogging industry makes her a stand-out blogger and I loved chatting with her. There is so much practical and juicy stuff in there! We talked about:- Kristabel’s journey from knitwear designer to freelance content creator. - Creating a community and carving her place in the blogging world.- Deciding to become her own boss.- Dealing with FOMO, comparison and impostor syndrome. - Speaking your truth and standing out online.- The holistic and practical approach to growing your audience.- Plus her tips on productivity and how she thinks is killing it in the online game.


5 Jun 2018

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4. Kristabel Plummer on making a living as a blogger

Power Suit Podcast

Kristabel has amassed over 270k followers on Pinterest, 20k on Instagram and is a fully-fledged blogger with over 9 years spent at the helm of I Want You To Know. Lauren interviews Kristabel on the taboo topic of money: how bloggers make a living, how you can set yourself up to do the same, and Kristabel’s learnings along the way. Blogging has completely transformed in the last decade, here Kristabel gives the lowdown on the state of influencer marketing.www.instagram.com/iamkristabel


10 May 2018

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Kristabel Plummer, I Want You To Know

Coffee with Dani

PSA - the show is moving to Thursday evenings! So, get ready for #ThirstyThursdays from March 29th This week, I sat down with Blogger, Kristabel Plummer. She's bloody iconic, especially in the Black British blog sphere. We talk all things blogging, race, side hustle and family pressure. Read I Want You To Know here - http://iwantyoutoknow.co.uk/ Follow Kristabel here - https://twitter.com/iamkristabel And you can always give me a cheeky follow while you're at it - https://www.instagram.com/missionworldie/ See you very soon, Dani x Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/coffee-with-dani/message


18 Mar 2018

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011: Pro Blogging with Kristabel Plummer


Kristabel Plummer is a fashion, travel and lifestyle blogger. I Want You to Know started as a side project but has turned into Kristabel's job. In our interview we discuss working in fashion, emerging as a pro blogger and diversity in the industry. Full show notes: http://blogtacular.com/podcast/

1hr 6mins

1 Apr 2016