Rouse or Rowse?
2nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Rouse or Rowse?

Just a quickie. I’ve noticed a bit of confusion over my name of late – particularly with the letter ‘U’ slipping in. It’s actually Rowse. Of course to confuse the issue it’s pronounced like you’d say it if you were to spell it Rouse…. like House and Mouse – but ...more
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Know More Media Blog Network
2nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Know More Media Blog Network

Just stumbled over Know More Media, a new (launched mid December, I must have missed it in the end of year frenzy) blog network that has quickly launched quite a few blogs – all focussing upon business. I’m yet to get through all of their blogs yet but some of ...more
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Some Google AdSense Payments Late
2nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Some Google AdSense Payments Late

It dawned on me last night that I have not had a cheque from AdSense arrive in my PO Box for quite a while so I went digging back through my records. Lucky I did because the one that my payment records say was issued on 23 December never actually ...more
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Midnight Links
2nd of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Midnight Links

Here’s a few random links I came across today to keep those of you on the other side of the world amused while I sleep tonight. Enjoy: WordPress 2.0.1 Released – pretty self explanatory. Dave Taylor asks the question – Does Your Top Level Domain Affect Your Search Engine Rankings? ...more
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Six Figure Blogging to Attend Blog Cruise
1st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Six Figure Blogging to Attend Blog Cruise

Well it’s official – I’m now one of the presenters on the Blogonomics Blog Cruise (my page is yet to go up on the presenters list but trust me – barring unforeseeable circumstances I’ll be there – update – it’s up now – although they must not have like my ...more
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Spam Karma 2 and the Eternal Struggle against Comment Spam
1st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Spam Karma 2 and the Eternal Struggle against Comment Spam

Users of Spam Karma 2 (a WP comment spam plugin) might have noticed increases in comment spam in the last week. Dr Dave (the guy behind SK2) has written a post with a little information on this and the struggle he faces in getting on top of it. He also ...more
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Chitika eMiniMalls add Category Hints
1st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Chitika eMiniMalls add Category Hints

The team at Chitika have added a new feature to their eMiniMalls. today but allowing publishers to select ‘category hints’ for their ads. This means that if you choose a keyword to trigger an ad and they don’t have one to serve to your blog that you’ll have a backup ...more
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Cartoonify your IM Conversations
1st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Cartoonify your IM Conversations

Here’s a bit of fun – a tool that can convert an IM conversation into a cartoon. Here’s the start of a ‘typical’ conversation that I seem to be having a lot of lately. The name of the person asking the question has been removed to protect the stupid innocent ...more
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‘Must Have’ Sidebar Features
1st of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

‘Must Have’ Sidebar Features

BlogSEO has posted an interesting list titled 10 Must-Have Things That Should be on Your Blog’s Side Bar which I’m certain will cause some debate among ProBlogger readers. As I look down the list there are some I strongly agree with and others which I have a personal aversion to. ...more
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