Simplify your Blog Design for Mobile Viewing
30th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 7

Simplify your Blog Design for Mobile Viewing

Regular ProBlogger reader – IO ERROR – has written a post titled Give your blog design a spring cleaning which might trigger some interesting discussion. He does so after designing a theme for his blog that can be read on a smart phone or other mobile device and realizing just ...more
Blog Design
RSS vs. Atom: What’s the Big Deal?
30th of March 2006 13

RSS vs. Atom: What’s the Big Deal?

Aaron Brazell is the author of Technosailor.com and is a regular guest blogger at ProBlogger. Last month, I wrote an article here at ProBlogger in The Blogging for Beginners series introducing the concept of feeds. The article was Kick Your RSS: Jumping on the Syndication Bandwagon and it was received ...more
RSS
Fastclick = ValueClick Media
29th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 3

Fastclick = ValueClick Media

Today the integration of Fastclick (and impression based ad system that some bloggers use – my review of it is here) and ValueClick Media was completed. If you go to the Fastclick site you’ll now be forwarded to VC’s site instead where you can log in using the same login ...more
Advertising
Story Submissions Closed
29th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 3

Story Submissions Closed

Wow – I just came home after a few hours out to find that the last couple of hours before the deadline for stories to be submitted for next week’s stories series were certainly busy hours. In the last couple of hours alone there were 15 new stories submitted – ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Das offizielle deutsche AdSense-Blog
29th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 9

Das offizielle deutsche AdSense-Blog

German speaking AdSense publishers might be interested to find that the official AdSense blog now has a German sister site called Das offizielle deutsche AdSense-Blog.
Adsense
Google Deletes Their Own Blog
29th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 19

Google Deletes Their Own Blog

The Official Google Blog was unavailable a couple of days back. This sent loads of rumors around that perhaps Blogger.com had been hacked. The real story was that they deleted their own blog. If Google can do it – anyone can. Do you have a blog backup strategy? Update – ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Ignore it and it’ll Go Away? – Responding to Criticism Part 2
29th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 12

Ignore it and it’ll Go Away? – Responding to Criticism Part 2

Late last night I wrote a post on responding to criticism that has had some good discussion. One of the things that a number of those leaving comments suggested is that sometimes when someone attacks you it is better to ignore them. I’d agree that ignoring can be a good ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Responding to Criticism
29th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 22

Responding to Criticism

From time to time in blogging you come across someone who is writing things about you that you don’t particularly agree with. Sometimes they write about you in a constructively critical way and on other occasions they do so in a fairly destructive manner. If this hasn’t happened to you ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Ask a Blogging Question and/or Tell your Blogging Story
28th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 4

Ask a Blogging Question and/or Tell your Blogging Story

Just a quick note to say that there have been some great stories submitted in response to my request for blogging stories to be featured on ProBlogger over the first two weeks of April. The deadline for submissions lasts for another 20 hours so there’s still time to get yours ...more
ProBlogger Site News