Darren Rowse
create more compelling blog content
11th of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

11 Ways to Create More Compelling Content for Your Blog

Today I wanted to share some tips on how you can make your content more compelling, whether it’s written, video or audio content. I’m mixing things up and testing out my new camera to create some video content for the blog. For those of you interested in the production aspects ...more
Writing Content
How to Crowdfund Your Next Blog Project
21st of March 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Case Study: How To Use Your Blog To Crowdfund Your Next Project

Today’s post is a case study with sustainable living educator, Laura Trotta. Laura used her blog to crowdfund more than AUD 37,000 for sustainability initiatives, including the construction of her Self Sufficiency in the Suburbs membership site and her trip to Antarctica to participate in a global sustainability program. Here’s ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Amazon OneLink test results
14th of March 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

My Results with Testing Amazon OneLink to Monetise International Traffic

One of the first income streams I experimented with on my blogs was Amazon’s Associates program. I’ve written extensively on my tips with making money through this affiliate program in my Ultimate Guide to the Amazon Affiliate Program. But today I want to update you on the results of experimenting ...more
Affiliate Programs
Best blog hosting
8th of March 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Which is the Best Blog Hosting Solution?

Sometimes I feel like I’m asked this question more often than people Google it. If you have a self-hosted website (or are about to start one), you’ll probably want to know the answer too: Which is the best blog hosting solution? There are plenty of answers to this question. Check out ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Alternatives to self-hosted WordPress
1st of March 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

When DIY Blogging isn’t for You: 5 Alternatives to Self-Hosted WordPress

Here on ProBlogger, we’ve always recommended self-hosted WordPress (aka WordPress.org) as the very best platform for blogging. And with good reason. Many of the world’s largest blogs and websites run on self-hosted WordPress. Thousands of plugins and themes are available – many for free, although there are lots of premium ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Behind the scenes of ProBlogger first course launch
22nd of February 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Behind the Scenes of ProBlogger’s First Course Ever

Last month we launched our very first ProBlogger course. After a whirlwind few weeks (months, actually ), I thought I’d take the opportunity to share a bit of what happened behind the scenes while creating the Ultimate Guide to Start a Blog course. Why have we only started offering courses ...more
Creating Content
Sell your blog case study
15th of February 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Case Study: What Happens When You Want to Sell Your Blog?

Today’s post is a case study with one of our past ProBlogger Event speakers, Sharon Gourlay. Sharon has built up two blogs with relatively passive traffic building strategies. Today she tells her story of selling her first blog. When I started my travel blog back in 2005, I never imagined ...more
Blogging for Dollars
International Start a Blog Day 2018
8th of February 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

International Start a Blog Day Class of 2018

ProBlogger created International Start a Blog Day on February 7th to celebrate the achievements and diversity of new bloggers around the world launching their blogs at the beginning of the year. Please join us in supporting these new bloggers by checking out their sites, reading their stories, leaving them a comment ...more
General
Last chance to start a blog with us
31st of January 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Last Chance to Start a Blog with Us Today

Have you started a blog this year? Every year between Christmas and New Year our enquiries for starting a blog skyrocket. It must be something to do with New Year’s Resolutions and setting new goals. Blogs still seem to be on everyone’s mind, even though they apparently died years ago. ...more
Start a Blog