Darren Rowse
Create Transformation
1st of November 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Why You’re Not in the Content Business (and Why That’s a Good Thing)

Originally posted as a Facebook update from FinCon in Dallas (video below) In my opening keynote at FinCon I challenged the attendees to think about how their blog, podcast and video content could potentially be changing people’s lives. You see, many of us see ourselves as being in the ‘content ...more
Mindset + Motivation
Influencer outreach
25th of October 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

9 Ways Influencer Outreach Can Help You and Your Blog

Here on ProBlogger, we have a lot of tips on influencer outreach – how to reach out to influencers and pitch to them. Here are just a few of the resources we have available: How to Approach Influencers in Your Niche (podcast episode) How to Grow Your Blog by Interviewing Influencers ...more
Finding readers
How to create a blog reader avatar
18th of October 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Create a Reader Avatar for Your Blog

For several years, I’ve been using Reader Avatars (also called Reader Profiles or Personas) on my blogs – and I’ve found them very effective and helpful.To create your first reader avatar, you’ll need to spend some time thinking and writing about a type of reader that you’re either attempting to ...more
Blog Promotion
20th of September 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

7 Common Newsletter Problems Solved

Over the past few weeks, we’ve looked at why email newsletters are so important, what your email newsletter might look like, and how to choose the right service for you. So is your newsletter up and running yet? If the answer is “Yes”, is it working as well as you’d ...more
Writing Content
Email Service Providers for Bloggers
13th of September 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Comparing Email Service Providers for Bloggers

This is the third post in our Email Newsletter Series. One major sticking point for most bloggers who are setting up a newsletter is deciding what email service to use. There are lots of different, competing, options out there, and there’s no one perfect solution. Just in case you were thinking ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
6th of September 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

3 Examples of Content You Can Include in Your Email Newsletter

This post is part of our Email Newsletter Series So we’ve convinced you that you need a newsletter, Or maybe you already have a mailing list set up and ready to go. Now, what should you send your readers? A lot of bloggers struggle with what to include in their newsletter. ...more
Writing Content
6 reasons why your blog needs an email newsletter
30th of August 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

6 Reasons Why Your Blog Needs an Email Newsletter

Do you email your blog readers regularly? Maybe you put ‘set up email newsletter’ on your ‘someday’ list ages ago, but still haven’t done it. Or maybe you have a newsletter list, but you haven’t sent one in months. You might think it’s optional – something you can do once you ...more
Building Community
23rd of August 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How To Achieve Your Goals – Hint #1

Friend – ‘Darren, I never seem to reach any of my goals.’ Darren – ‘What are your Goals?’ Friend – ‘…ummm….. ‘ Darren – ‘Do you have any goals?’ Friend – ‘Yes – at the start of the year I worked some out’ Darren – ‘So what are your goals?’ ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
11th of August 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

What you Missed Last Week at ProBlogger Evolve

ProBlogger training events have been something I’ve been running for bloggers here in Australia (and the region) since 2010. They started that first year with a hastily arranged event (in just a few weeks) for 120 bloggers who crammed themselves into a little suburban hotel here in Melbourne. The day ...more
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