BlogKits BlogMatch Network
6th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

BlogKits BlogMatch Network

I’m interested in the launch of a new program that will attempt to match bloggers with adertisers – BlogKits. It seems to be what I’ve been suggesting is needed from what they write in their News Release: ‘“Until today, bloggers primarily embraced tools such as Google Adsense or Henry Copeland’s ...more
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About Darren
6th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

About Darren

My name is Darren Rowse and I’m the guy behind ProBlogger. You can read a little more about my journey of blogging on the About ProBlogger page – but let me take a moment to give you a bit of glimpse at who I am. I’m a 43 year old ...more
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Blog Revenue Streams
6th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blog Revenue Streams

ProBlogger is all about how to make a few dollars (or more than a few dollars) from your blog. Around 9 months after starting my first blog I began to experiment with a variety of income generating ideas that I suspected would be suitable for blogging. Over the past 18 ...more
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26 Steps to 15,000 visitors a day
5th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

26 Steps to 15,000 visitors a day

Jon from Flamin Tiki has a great common sense article filled with useful tips on building up your blog titled 26 Steps to 15,000 visitors a day. I would second everything he writes – although would want to qualify that the 15,000 visitors per day promise depends a little o ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
SEO Scoop suggests that Google is in a state of chaos
5th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

SEO Scoop suggests that Google is in a state of chaos

SEO scoop notes what many of us have been suspecting for a while – that Google is in a state of chaos. I’m not sure I’d describe it as chaos – but the past month has seems some odd and unexplainable results including: – Search for the word “Yahoo” on ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Six Apart to buy Live Journal
5th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Six Apart to buy Live Journal

Om Malik has just revealed that Six Apart are about to buy Live Journal. This would definitely Six Apart up a notch when it comes to competing with Google’s Blogger as it would take them to 6.5 million users. ‘Folks have been predicting a big year for mergers and acquisitions ...more
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Gawker Media seeks Corporate Intern
5th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Gawker Media seeks Corporate Intern

Gawker Media are looking for a Corporate Intern. Of course no sooner had they made that announcement than they’d asked for no more applicants as they’d been flooded with expressions of interest from eager bloggers from around the world.
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Categories and Search Engine Optimization
4th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Categories and Search Engine Optimization

I would add another point to the last post on why Blogs are Popular with Search Engines and comment that it is not only page structure that works well but often overall site structure. The fact that many blog systems like Word Press and Moveable Type allow bloggers to categorize ...more
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Why Blogs are Popular with Search Engines
4th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Why Blogs are Popular with Search Engines

Corporate Blogging Blog writes a very good article about why blogs rank well in Search Engines. Of course one of the big reasons is links – one of the major features of blogging is the interlinking between blogs of a similar theme or topic. If you write good content on ...more
Search Engine Optimization