9 Ways to Screw Up Your Professional Blog
12th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

9 Ways to Screw Up Your Professional Blog

Today I spent a few hours surfing through this blog’s archives as part of my annual review. One of the many things I noticed is that there are many articles on how to improve your blog and hardly any on how to totally screw it up. I thought it was ...more
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How to Get Traffic to Your Blog – Interview with Yvonne Divita
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Get Traffic to Your Blog – Interview with Yvonne Divita

There’s a useful recording over at Andy’s blog if you’re wanting to build traffic on your blog. It’s an interview with Yvonne Divita from Lipsticking blog on the topic of How to Get Traffic to Your Blog. It’s pretty basic information but it’s good and it’s free. I’m listening to ...more
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ProBlogger Motivational Posters
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

ProBlogger Motivational Posters

I’ve just been having a bit of fun with the Flickr Motivator Toy. Maybe I should get into the motivational poster business :-) (there’s a second one below the fold).
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AdSense Advanced Referrals Reports – Coming Soon
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

AdSense Advanced Referrals Reports – Coming Soon

One of the common complaints I’ve seen from AdSense publishers is a lack of detail in their referrals stats. Inside AdSense gives a hint that this will change with their post – A referrals refresher: ‘We’ll soon be making ‘Advanced Reports’ available for referrals. This will allow you to see ...more
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Apple Lust
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Apple Lust

Apple Mac lovers everywhere are like kids in candy stores today – nervously checking their credit card limits to see what new toys they can afford. There are a few new things that interest me: Updated Keynote – ok this won’t be number 1 on most people’s list – but ...more
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b5media Reflections – 4 Months In
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

b5media Reflections – 4 Months In

If you’ve got some bookkeeping skills you might like to head over to b5media where we’ve just advertised that we need someone like you. In other b5media news – with the last few blogs that we just launched (3 more from the merger) we now have 63 blogs (and over ...more
Blog Networks
Photocasting
11th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Photocasting

Kevin Rose is predicting (or seems to have some inside word) that Steve Jobs will announce Photocasting (via iPhoto) in his keynote address in a few hours. Photocasting – interesting. Note sure how that differs from the Flickr plugins for iPhoto – but time will tell.
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Help me choose a domain name
10th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Help me choose a domain name

As part of a competition I featured in the top 10 of a couple of months ago I’ve won 12 months free hosting and a domain name from an Aussie hosting company. I’ve been pondering what to do with it and while I have ideas on the type of blog ...more
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Business Blog Resource
10th of January 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Business Blog Resource

Andy Wibbels and Peter Flaschner are two bloggers that I respect and enjoy the company of and so when they announced they were putting their heads together to create a course called Business Blog Basics (aff) I took notice. The course runs over the next three Wednesday evenings (7:30 PM ...more
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