Category31 Days to Building a Better Blog
More on Posting Schedules
7th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

More on Posting Schedules

Peter at Almost Cool comments on my series on Blog Apathy – particularly picking up on some of the comments on posting goals and schedules. He rightly observes that with RSS subscribers you’re likely to get readers look at your posts whether you post regularly or irregularly and argues against ...more
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31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 6
7th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 6

I’ll make this quick as I’ve not been well today. Sorry for the slower posting rate today that I’d hoped for. Readers have submitted the following blog tips today as part of the 31 days to building a better blog project. Hatem has written a post titled Blogversation – How ...more
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31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 5
5th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 5

Well I’ve left this post until the last minutes of day 5 due to it being a rather full day – I hope no one was missing it. The 31 Days to Building a Better Blog project has definitely been worthwhile so far. Traffic levels have been up the last ...more
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SEO Tip 1 – Use Keywords in Titles
5th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

SEO Tip 1 – Use Keywords in Titles

One of the things I’m constantly amazed at is how many web publishers miss one of the easiest ways to maximize their positioning in Search Engines by simply including the keywords that they’d like to be found for in their post titles. I spend a lot of time looking at ...more
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Declaring War on Blogger Apathy VI
5th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Declaring War on Blogger Apathy VI

This is the 6th and final post in a mini series on combatting Blog Apathy • New Stimuli – one of the best ways to get your creativity levels up is to expose yourself to new stuff. Buy a book, watch a movie, meet someone new, go for a walk, ...more
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Declaring War on Blogger Apathy V
5th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Declaring War on Blogger Apathy V

This is post 5 on a mini series on combatting Blog Apathy • Meme it Up – another way to get yourself a little more interested in and energised by your blog is to start some sort of Meme. Run a competition, start a blogging project, add a quiz or ...more
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Blog Case Study – Is it time to Quit?
5th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blog Case Study – Is it time to Quit?

I just stumbled upon an interesting post by Jack Krupansky who will celebrate his first six months of blogging by quitting his blogging activities (on 18 August). Jack writes: ‘I’ve put a huge amount of work into my FIVE blogs and gotten next to nothing in return. Sure, I’ve made ...more
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Declaring War on Blogger Apathy IV
4th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Declaring War on Blogger Apathy IV

This is post 4 on a mini series on combatting Blog Apathy • Develop a Posting Schedule – it’s amazing what you can produce if you give yourself a deadline. Whilst for some people the idea of schedules and plans might have the opposite effect – for many of us ...more
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31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 4
4th of August 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 4

Ok we’re flying now – 4 days in with just 27 to go in the 31 days to building a better blog project! If you’re feeling a bit overwhelmed with this series you can get a quick overview of what we’ve covered so far at a new summary page I’ve ...more
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