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Eliminate the Echo Chamber and Add New Dimensions to Your Blog
25th of November 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Eliminate the Echo Chamber and Add New Dimensions to Your Blog

One of the better posts I always remember reading is by Chris Pirillo writing about ways to eliminate the ‘echo chamber’. It’s a post that I’m sure many bloggers will find a challenge (I know I did). Here are his main points (in bold) with a few comments of my ...more
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Tips to Add Originality to your Blog
21st of October 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Tips to Add Originality to your Blog

Recently, we’ve been looking at a variety of ways that bloggers let their blogs degenerate. Today I want to talk about something that has the potential to kill a blog very quickly – the lack of original content or ideas. This is a mistake that many bloggers fall into to ...more
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Tips for When You Can’t Blog
7th of October 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Tips for When You Can’t Blog

Have you ever come across a blog that posts more about why they don’t post than anything else? I hesitate to write about this method of ‘letting your blog go’ because I know that most bloggers do go through stages when they struggle to post to their blog due to ...more
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How to hire writers for your blog
22nd of April 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Hire Writers for Your Blog

This blog is based on episode 169 of the ProBlogger podcast. Most blogs start out as a solo effort, with one person doing all the writing, marketing and social media updates. That’s certainly how I started all my blogs. But while I still produce most of the content on ProBlogger, it’s ...more
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Why you should look after your archives
18th of March 2021 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Why You Should Look after Your Archives

Every post you publish is another potential source of traffic. And so obviously the more posts you write, the more traffic you’ll get. But while creating new content is always a good thing, there’s another way to bring extra traffic to your site that will take far less effort. Updating ...more
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8 effective ways to wrap up your blog posts
19th of November 2020 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

8 Effective Ways to Wrap up Your Blog Posts

This post is based on episode 56 of the ProBlogger podcast. You’ve said everything you wanted to say in your post, and now it’s time to quickly wrap things up so you can hit ‘Publish’. Sound familiar? If it does, then you’re missing out on an opportunity to do even more ...more
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Movie or miniseries: What's the best way to share information with your readers?
2nd of July 2020 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Movie or Miniseries: What’s the Best Way to Share Information with Your Readers?

This post is based on episode 149 of the ProBlogger podcast. So you’ve come up with a great idea for a blog post. It’s a great topic, has plenty of depth, and will boost your reputation as an authority in your niche. But do it justice you need to cover a lot ...more
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11th of June 2020 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Second Step to Beating Writer’s Block: Coming Up With Fresh Ideas

This post is based on episode 84 of the ProBlogger podcast. In last week’s post I talked about the different types of writer’s block I’ve suffered from over the years, such as: having no ideas to write about having too many ideas to write about continually being distracted starting posts, but ...more
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First step to beating writer’s block: Finding out why you’re stuck
4th of June 2020 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

First Step to Beating Writer’s Block: Finding out Why You’re Stuck

This post is based on episode 83 of the ProBlogger podcast. This week I want to talk about writer’s block. Actually, I’ll be talking about it for the next few weeks. It’s such a common problem for bloggers, and it can really mess up your plans of having a successful ...more
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