E-Blogging
17th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

E-Blogging

A post by Devin Reams came up in my referrals stats today that I thought was has an interesting way to thinking about the ways that people blog. He talks of the 5 E’s (Ease) of Blogging as being: Educate Entertain Emote Engage Earn I’ll let you read about them ...more
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Designer AdSense Ads
17th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Designer AdSense Ads

While we’re speaking about Blog Design I’d like to point you over to one of my favorite blogs in terms of it’s design – Karen Cheng – Snippets of Life. Karen regularly features in the finalists of all kinds of blog awards, usually in the design category. She’s also an ...more
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PR Blogger Builds Profile and Lands Job
17th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

PR Blogger Builds Profile and Lands Job

Popular PR Blogger, Steve Rubel, has just announced that he’s moving from CooperKatz to new employer at Edelman. While I’m sure there’s more to it than just his blog (a lot more), it’s been fascinating to see how Steve has used Micro Persuasion over the last 20 months since it’s ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Blog Design for Beginners
17th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blog Design for Beginners

The following post is a guest post from the very talented blog designer, Peter Flaschner, as part of the blogging for beginners series. Hi all. I’m Peter Flaschner, the founder and creative dictator at The Blog Studio. I’m going to walk you through the process we go through when designing ...more
Blog Design
Speed Linking
16th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Speed Linking

Stephan Spencer writes on 10 things to consider before getting started with RSS (linking himself to Amanda Watlington on the same topic). Technology Evangelist writes Google News and AdSense’s Role in Blog Spam. Jeffry Zeldman talks about Web 3.0. Roland Piquepaille over at ZDNet wrote a column yesterday trying to ...more
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ProBlogger Feeds Down in Bloglines
16th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

ProBlogger Feeds Down in Bloglines

Sorry to my RSS subscribers (via Bloglines only as far as I can tell – Of course Bloglines readers won’t be able to read this :-) ) but my feed doesn’t seem to be working. It’s quite frustrating as the majority of readers to this site are via RSS and ...more
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YPN’s US Based Beta to Continue
16th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

YPN’s US Based Beta to Continue

In other contextual advertising news – I was speaking with someone close to the YPN team this week and was a little saddened to hear that it’s unlikely that they’ll allowing non US publishers to enter the beta test for some time yet. This confirmed my suspicions after seeing them ...more
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ContentAds is the Name for MSN Contextual Ad Program
16th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

ContentAds is the Name for MSN Contextual Ad Program

Jensense reports that MSN’s contextual Advertising program will be called ContentAds. She also says that the beta launch of the program is likely to be in 2006 (although I wouldn’t expect that it’ll be live for everyone until at least next year).
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Blog Herald Sold
16th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blog Herald Sold

The word over at the Blog Herald auction on SitePoint is that BlogHerald has sold (again). The original sale fell through but it looks like this time the deal is more solid from what I can tell reading between the lines. There’s no official word at BH yet but I’m ...more
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