Shiny object syndrome can be good for your blog and business
30th of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

245: Why Shiny Object Syndrome Is Sometimes a Good Thing

Why Shiny Object Syndrome Can Be Good for Your Blog and Business Do you suffer from Shiny Object Syndrome? Are you easily distracted by something new – a tool, medium, tactic, or income stream? Whatever it is, it captivates and distracts you in the moment. And it can easily take ...more
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Simple guide to HTML for bloggers
25th of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

A Simple and Non-Scary Guide to HTML for Bloggers

Even if you haven’t launched your blog yet, you’ve probably come across the term ‘HTML’. You might know what it looks like. Or you might just have a hazy idea it has something to do with web pages – like I did when I started. My first experience with HTML ...more
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Find more blog traffic offline
23rd of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

244: How to Find More Traffic for Your Blog Offline

How to Promote Your Blog Offline Today I’m tackling questions from listener, Julianna Barnaby about whether it’s important to spend time offline building your blog’s personal brand and reputation. The answer is simple. “Yes.” Offline promotion is worth it. Get creative, and get out and meet people. You may need to ...more
Blog Promotion
How to write a series for your blog
19th of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Write a Series for Your Blog (and Why You’ll Want To)

Have you ever written a series of posts for your blog – a set of posts that are deliberately linked together? If you haven’t, I hope I can convince you to give it a try. Some bloggers feel writing a series of posts is more daunting than writing individual posts. But ...more
Writing Content
Tools and techniques for blogging on the road
16th of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

243: Tools and Techniques to Blog Effectively on the Road

Tools and Techniques for Blogging While Travelling Today I tackle a question from a listener about blogging on the road. Carmen Fellows asked about technicalities such as how to get content online and ways to access your blog. How can you balance blogging while traveling for work or vacation? It ...more
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How to republish old blog posts
12th of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Republish Old Blog Posts – and Why You’ll Want to

If you’ve been blogging for a year or more, you might feel like you’re running out of ideas. There are plenty of great posts in your archive, but you’ve covered so many good topics already. Where can you go from here? Well, one place to go is… backwards. Instead of ...more
Writing Content
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
Creating products to sell on your blog
9th of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

242: How to Create a Library of Products to Sell On Your Blog

Creating a Product Library for Your Blog In today’s episode I’m tackling a question from a Facebook group member about creating products to sell on your blog. Kathy Farrokhzad of Horselistening.com is wondering how often she should create, sell, schedule, and roadmap new products on her blog. Is she doing ...more
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Trends in social media- where should you focus your energy?
2nd of April 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

241: Trends in Social Media – Where Should You Focus Your Energy?

Social Media Trends – Where Should You Focus Your Energy In our last episode I covered seven trends in social media and blogging. In today’s episode I want to discuss where you should focus your energy as a blogger. There’s so much we could do.but what should we do? Don’t ...more
Social Media