Darren Rowse
Tech Bloggers Wanted – AdverBlogging
22nd of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Tech Bloggers Wanted – AdverBlogging

Jeremy Wright’s employees are looking for tech bloggers willing to blog for a few dollars. ‘The company I do the majority of my writing for is looking to open half a dozen topical blogs. The content output expectations are fairly low. These are ‘entry level’ blogging positions. The positions are ...more
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Google sees benefits in corporate blogging
20th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Google sees benefits in corporate blogging

‘Google, which implemented an internal web log system behind its firewall about 18 months ago, has seen tremendous benefits from it and may in the future consider providing tools and expertise for this purpose to interested clients, Google said. Google deployed an internal blog for its employees shortly after acquiring ...more
Business Blogging
Writing and Blogging Opportunities – California Chronicle & American Chronicle
20th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Writing and Blogging Opportunities – California Chronicle & American Chronicle

Here is an opportunity for bloggers to get their name and writing into the public eye a little more – it doesn’t pay anything but the side benefits could make it worthwhile: ‘The California Chronicle family of online magazines is offering writing opportunities for authors and bloggers to publish with ...more
Blog Promotion
9rules Blog Network
19th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

9rules Blog Network

A friend recently suggested I take a look at the 9rules Network of blogs run by Paul Scrivens. Paul, like many bloggers, didn’t set out to create a blog network, but rather found himself creating more and more site, out of which a network emerged. He bases his blogging on ...more
Case Studies
Affiliate News: Pay Per Lead/Click Program Reviews
19th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Affiliate News: Pay Per Lead/Click Program Reviews

Affiliate News has put together a very useful resource that reviews 9 Pay Per Lead/Click Programs If you’re looking for ways to add an income stream to your blog using this type of approach this might be a good starting point.
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Free Blog Tutorials
19th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Free Blog Tutorials

Orangejack Blog has a great series of free tutorials for bloggers. They write: ‘Interested in blogging? Don’t know much about what a blog is, why blog, or how to blog? Need to tweak your blog? Do you feel like you need to take some classes on it all? Well look ...more
Blog Design
Blog Buyouts
19th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blog Buyouts

Wired News has an interesting piece on media buy outs. The article finishes up by predicting that in the next year or so that we’ll see companies moving in to purchase blogs. ‘According to Sam Whitmore, editor of Sam Whitmore’s Media Survey, over the next 12 to 24 months you ...more
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Google Adsense to Provide Additional Payment Options?
18th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Google Adsense to Provide Additional Payment Options?

I recently wrote an email to the kind people at Google Adsense Customer Service HQ suggesting that they work on an alternative payment system for plebs like me who live outside the USA. I recently wrote about the predicament I face – it takes 14 weeks from the time I ...more
Adsense
Ad Placement – Where do Readers Look on a Blog?
18th of November 2004 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Ad Placement – Where do Readers Look on a Blog?

WebProNews also has a good article on Ad Placement on websites: ‘Advertisement drives the revenue of the Internet industry. Learning about the science associated with successful ad campaigns can only benefit you and your site. With this in mind, a study performed by Eyetrack III attempted to determine which sections ...more
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