Revenge porn: 'I felt completely helpless'

Guest post: This week, the House of Lords agreed to make revenge porn a crime. Hannah Thompson, whose ex-partner posted sexual images of her online without her consent, argues that the amendment alone is not enough.

Genius career hacks


Workplace: Looking for a pay rise, promotion or a new job? Improve your workplace standing with Mumsnet's career hacks - things you need to start doing at work today.

Half-term: things to do

Half-term: Searching for fun things to do this October holiday? Find local events in the run-up to Halloween or get crafty with a range of indoor activities.

Ebola webchat

ebola questions

Webchat: Dr Jeremy Farrar, director of the Wellcome Trust, joined us to answer your questions about Ebola. Dr Farrar is a leading scientist in the fight against infectious diseases, and has been instrumental in the international response to Ebola.

Blogfest tickets: 25% off!


Nick Hornby, Rebecca Front, Francesca Martinez plus a host of others join us for our annual celebration of great writing and big ideas on November 8. Book two or more tickets now using the code BloggerFriends to get 25% off the price.

Could you write a novel?

Think you've got a novel in you, but despair of ever being published? The winner of our fantastic competition will be represented by renowned literary agency Janklow and Nesbit - so don't put it off, get writing now!

Halloween: get in the mood

All Hallows' Eve is nearly upon us. Prepare your party decorations and treats in advance with our simple how-to-make videos, or get in the mood with a spooky family film.

Book giveaway: The Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories

The Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories

We've got 25 copies of The Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories to give away, featuring 10 beautifully illustrated stories written by Mumsnetters. Our latest book, The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories, is also available now!

Secret Santa - how it works

Secret Santa

Find out more about how to nominate a fellow Mumsnetter who could use a little extra Christmas cheer this year - and how to donate too. 

Career change?

woman working at home

Sign up for the latest Mumsnet Academy course and learn how to boost your earning potential. ACCA’s Foundations in Accountancy qualification is a good way to give your career a real boost.

Baby names: your one-stop shop


Baby name finder: Still racking your brains for the perfect moniker? Consult our baby name finder for information, inspiration, and a before-it's-too-late objective view.

Book giveaway: A Most Desirable Marriage

A Most Desirable Marriage

50 copies of A Most Desirable Marriage up for grabs this week. Lawrence and Jo have enjoyed a strong marriage, the envy of their friends. But something's wrong. Just how wrong, Jo is about to discover...

Guest Campaign: Bake it better


Great Ormand Street Hospital invites you to Bake it better – you could help them reach their £125,000 fundraising target by getting creative in the kitchen and hosting your own bake sale.

Mumsnet Reviews: ovens, cookers and hobs


Whether you're an Aga devotee or in the market for something more slimline, find out which ovens, cookers and hobs rank highest with Mumsnetters - and share your own recommendations by adding a review.

Pregnancy symptoms

morning sickness

Wondering whether to test? Take a look at the most common signs and symptoms of pregnancy - from sore breasts to weeping over TV adverts - and if you're still not sure, mull it over on our Pregnancy Talk board.

Trying to conceive?


Thinking about having children? Chart your fertile dates with our ovulation calendar, try the tips on our advice pages, and talk to others in the same boat on our conception boards.

Family competitions: enter now

October's prizes include cinema tickets for the family, a year's supply of innocent kids smoothies, a year's gym membership and loads more.