Chitika Tweak Reports Pages
21st of January 2006 Darren Rowse 14

Chitika Tweak Reports Pages

It looks like Chitika. have updated the design of their stats pages in the last 24 hours – adding a new menu bar. This is in addition to the new options to view your statistics for specific date ranges. Apart from this newer option to view stats by date range ...more
Chitika eMiniMalls
Update of ProBlogger Competition – Thousands of Dollars in Prizes Donated
21st of January 2006 Darren Rowse 13

Update of ProBlogger Competition – Thousands of Dollars in Prizes Donated

After a very hot day here (41 degrees Celsius – 106 degrees fahrenheit) where it was just too hot to sit in front of a computer and blog (plus I was marrying another couple in an outdoor wedding in the heat of the day – crazy stuff) I have logged ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Lessons from my Tomato Patch on Pruning ‘Sucker’ Blogs
21st of January 2006 Darren Rowse 12

Lessons from my Tomato Patch on Pruning ‘Sucker’ Blogs

Warning, Tangent Ahead – One of the best tips I’ve had in my new found hobby of growing vegetables is when it comes to growing Tomatoes (we currently have more than V and I can eat – so the tip is working). The idea behind the tip is simple. Tomato ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Publicize Yourself By Giving A Prize – Prizes Needed for ProBlogger Competition
20th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 20

Publicize Yourself By Giving A Prize – Prizes Needed for ProBlogger Competition

Do you have a product, service or site/blog that you’d like to get into the line of site of bloggers? Do you have something that you could give away as a prize in a competition? If so I’d like to hear from you. Next week I’ll be launching a little ...more
ProBlogger Site News
ProBlogger Productivity Tip
20th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 23

ProBlogger Productivity Tip

Don’t spill your Coffee on your Computer’s Keyboard.
Pro Blogging News
ProBlogger Reader Links
20th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 7

ProBlogger Reader Links

Each day I get 10 – 20 emails from readers suggesting posts that they’ve written that I should link to. Here are three from the last 24 hours that I enjoyed: The Most Effective Way To Increase Your Readership, And It’s Free! 10 Tips to Improve the Comment Section of ...more
Pro Blogging News
What is a Domain Name Worth?
20th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 23

What is a Domain Name Worth?

$14,000,000 Update: Ok Gang – my apologies for not warning that the link contains some information that some people might find offensive. I’ll give you the lowdown here instead…. The story – the domain sex.com has apparently just sold for $14million (USD).
Pro Blogging News
Why Nobody Reads your Blog
19th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 29

Why Nobody Reads your Blog

Hugh has put together another top ten list – this time it’s 10 reasons why nobody reads your blog. Take it with the humorous tone it was written in but see the truth in some of the points. I particularly agree with these points (Hugh’s points in bold with my ...more
Blog Promotion
Blog Spring Clean Checklist
19th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 11

Blog Spring Clean Checklist

Last week I did a spring clean of my office (although it is Summer here). It’s amazing how many bits and pieces one can accumulate over time and how they pile up to become an accumulative mess. Blogs can also become messy over time in a similar way. Most obviously ...more
Blog Design