How to hire writers for your blog
22nd of April 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Hire Writers for Your Blog

This blog is based on episode 169 of the ProBlogger podcast. Most blogs start out as a solo effort, with one person doing all the writing, marketing and social media updates. That’s certainly how I started all my blogs. But while I still produce most of the content on ProBlogger, it’s ...more
Creating Content
15th of April 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

10 Things You Should Know about Blogging (from Someone Who Didn’t)

This post is based on episode 100 of the ProBlogger podcast. As you probably know, when I first started blogging I was very much a novice. I knew nothing about design, domains, or setting up a website. (I didn’t even know to ‘bold’ a piece of text.) But in the 18-odd years ...more
Strategy & Planning
8th of April 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Update Your Blog Design (and Why You Should)

This post is based on episode 71 of the ProBlogger podcast. When was the last time you took a long, hard look at your blog’s design? While having great content is important, your blog’s design will also play a part in how successful it (and you) will be. If new readers ...more
Blog Design
How to overcome procrastination
1st of April 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Overcome Procrastination

This post is based on episode 167 of the ProBlogger podcast. This week I want to talk about procrastination, and how to overcome it. We all have the potential to achieve amazing things – not only with our blogging, but also with other aspects of our lives. Unfortunately, we often put ...more
Mindset + Motivation
Tips to help you manage your email
25th of March 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Tips to Help You Manage Your Email

This post is based on episode 147 of the ProBlogger podcast. Is email starting to suck up all your time? Dealing with emails can be a challenge at the best of times. But when you have a blog, and your traffic is starting to grow, it can quickly get out of ...more
Increasing productivity
Why you should look after your archives
18th of March 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Why You Should Look after Your Archives

Every post you publish is another potential source of traffic. And so obviously the more posts you write, the more traffic you’ll get. But while creating new content is always a good thing, there’s another way to bring extra traffic to your site that will take far less effort. Updating ...more
Creating Content
11 Quick Tips for Writing Compelling Blog Posts
11th of March 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

11 Quick Tips for Writing Compelling Blog Posts

This post is based on episode 78 of the ProBlogger podcast. The dictionary defines “compelling” as “demanding attention or interest”. Imagine if people thought your blog was compelling. Imagine if they read one of your posts and then immediately subscribed because they didn’t want to risk missing any more of them? ...more
Writing Content
11 tips to help you post more consistently
4th of March 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

11 Tips to Help You Post More Consistently

This post is based on episode 101 of the ProBlogger podcast. When it comes to blogging, consistency is very important. It keeps readers coming back, and ultimately determines whether or not your blog becomes one of the millions of blogs that have been abandoned over the years. However, knowing you need ...more
Writing Content
Why you should diversify your traffic sources
25th of February 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Why You Should Diversify Your Traffic Sources

This post is based on episode 62 of the ProBlogger podcast. If there’s one thing we can all learn from Facebook’s recent spat with the Australian Government, it’s that you should never rely on a single source for all your blog traffic. When Facebook decided to stop sharing news on its ...more
Strategy & Planning