Samantha Hobden founded Haynet in September 2011. After starting to write her own blog about her horse’s medical problem, she found it difficult to find other equestrian blogs to follow “under one roof”. So the network was born and has grown considerably over the last five years to have a strong equestrian following of horse bloggers and equestrian writers.
To celebrate Haynet being online for five years, the website was relaunched losing its trademark black and white branding to a new colour logo and a look to the countryside with farming and rural issues sitting alongside its strong equestrian audience. Haynet has been nominated for three awards through the Equestrian Social Media Awards and made it in the Top Ten Equestrian Blogs in 2015 and 2016.
Samantha writes not only for Haynet but for clients who have rural businesses or countryside events through blog articles and social media posts. Here is a selection of her articles: