What you read: The Good Web Guide’s most popular stories of 2018.

At The Good Web Guide, our mission is to bring you the very best of what’s online. Our experienced team and lively Guest Editors curate a site – and weekly newsletter – that aims to inspire and delight you with its articles, reviews and top tech and lifestyle tips. Here are the items you read most this year.

10 PODCASTS FOR CURIOUS MINDS


Tom Marchant, co-founder of cool travel company Black Tomato, shared with us his essential podcasts, which span the genres of history, crime, comedy and business.

DIGITAL GOLD


We compiled a list of compelling quotes from the roster of interesting people we’ve had the good fortune to interview for The Good Web Guide.

THE BEST JOHN LEWIS ADVERT EVER


As this year’s multi-million-pound John Lewis advert was released, we took a look back at the department store’s best Christmas campaigns.

WATTLE & POT


Our readers love the story behind the online interiors shop, Wattle & Pot, as much as they do its handmade ceramics imported from the Carpathian Mountains of Romania.

WHY I STOPPED BLOGGING


Kirsten Wick wrote a popular lifestyle blog until the start of 2018. Here, she tells us why she stopped and what she learned in the process.

BEST PODCASTS FOR FOODIES


Our taste for all things foodie shows no sign of abating, so we made a collection of the most compelling culinary podcasts we could find. Those from Diana Henry and Jay Rayner are highlights.

INSTAGRAM GAFFES


From over-sharing to telling fibs through filters, we zeroed in on the worst Instagram crimes that it’s possible to commit.

December 2018