What to Do when Your Blog is Attacked
26th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

What to Do when Your Blog is Attacked

‘Blogging would be great if it wasn’t for the people.’ This is the comment of one blogger that I spoke with recently after they’d had a particularly hard week of blogging. He had come under quite intense criticism from a number of other bloggers in his niche who had attacked ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Midday Links
25th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Midday Links

So many linkworthy things in my RSS today that I thought I’d compile them before I grab some lunch. SEO Advice – Linkbait and Linkbaiting – Matt gives some good advice on getting links from other sites with 4 different examples of how to do it. Merlin Mann has a ...more
Pro Blogging News
YPN to Expand in the Spring
25th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

YPN to Expand in the Spring

Loren at Search Engine Journal writes that Yahoo Publisher Network is Expanding This Spring (I’m presuming that’s Spring in the Northern Hemisphere).
Yahoo Publishing Network
Most Blog Readers Don’t Care they are Reading a Blog
25th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Most Blog Readers Don’t Care they are Reading a Blog

One of the problems of immersing yourself in any one sub-group of people is that it’s very easy to lose the bigger picture. This happens in many areas of life but is true for bloggers and more specifically for those who are active in the ‘Pro Blogging’ part of the ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Becoming a ProBlogger – A story in Many Parts
25th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Becoming a ProBlogger – A story in Many Parts

During the first year of my blogging ‘career’ I worked three jobs simultaneously and was studying part time – and blogged on the side. Sorry – that was a bit of an odd way to start a post – but I just didn’t know how else to do it (It’s ...more
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Liquid Width or Static Width Blog Design?
24th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Liquid Width or Static Width Blog Design?

Graywolf has started a worthwhile series titled Maximizing Profits With Website Design and Layout which I’ll be following closely. The first in the series tackles the eternal debate of web designers over wether liquid width or static width designs are better. This is a question I have pondered over the ...more
Blog Design
Vatican Copyrights Pope’s Words
24th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Vatican Copyrights Pope’s Words

In slightly related news – Copyright issues are not only big in blogging circles at the moment – TimesOnline reports that the Vatican has decided to impose copyright on all of the Pope’s Papal pronouncements. It not only covers future words of the current Pope but all of his predecessors ...more
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Blogger Finds Voice with Blogging
24th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blogger Finds Voice with Blogging

I’m really inspired with the story of Jon Morrow from Real Estate Answered who is using blogging as part of his business activities. This alone is not amazing as many do it, what inspires me is that Jon has Spinal Muscular Atrophy and as the press release says he can ...more
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LifeTipper Wins ProBlogger URL competitioin
24th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

LifeTipper Wins ProBlogger URL competitioin

Those of you who have been waiting for me to announce the winner in my ‘help me choose a domain name competition‘ (catchy title I know) will be happy to know that I’ve selected a winner and it can now reveal it. The winning entry was from Liam Daly who ...more
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