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30 Lessons from Selling $30 Million Worth of eBooks
19th of October 2013 Shayne 38

30 Lessons from Selling $30 Million Worth of eBooks

This is a guest contribution from our very own Shayne Tilley. Before you hit me up for a loan, let me preface this post. That number represents eBooks sold in for various masters and partners in the last decade. Yes there are a couple of mine in there, but it’s ...more
Blogging for Dollars
5 Tips for Launching a Product On Your Blog Without Annoying Your Readers
1st of August 2013 Darren Rowse 45

5 Tips for Launching a Product On Your Blog Without Annoying Your Readers

“Darren, I have written an eBook but am struggling with how ‘pushy’ to be with my readers in my marketing of it. I want to sell some but don’t want to annoy my readers. Any tips?” This question hit my inbox today and I thought I’d share some of my ...more
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What If We Put As Much Effort into Writing Blog Posts as Public Speaking?
25th of June 2013 Darren Rowse 42

What If We Put As Much Effort into Writing Blog Posts as Public Speaking?

In just under 2 weeks I’ll be standing on this stage at the beautiful Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in Portland, giving a keynote at World Domination Summit in front of just under 3000 people. It is an incredible honour to be invited to speak at this event and I’m very ...more
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EXERCISE: Deep Dive into Your Content Analytics
4th of June 2013 Darren Rowse 19

EXERCISE: Deep Dive into Your Content Analytics

Today I spent a couple of hours doing my monthly deep dive into Google Analytics. While hardly a day goes by that I don’t check my blogs stats (usually just to see traffic levels and sources of traffic etc) I try to set aside a longer period of time, at ...more
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Do You Make These 6 Domain Name Mistakes?
2nd of May 2013 Darren Rowse 72

Do You Make These 6 Domain Name Mistakes?

I’m regularly asked about the mistakes I made when starting out with blogging and the first two words that usually spring to mind are  ‘Domain Names’. Most of the early mistakes I made (and some of the more recent ones) have revolved around domain names. Let me run through a ...more
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9 Steps to Creating a Successful e-Course
21st of March 2013 Darren Rowse 27

9 Steps to Creating a Successful e-Course

It seems so effortless from the outside: Record some audio, shoot a little video, schedule a few emails, throw in a live call. Shaazam! You’ve got an e-Course. But when you dive in to actually create your own course, you may get: frustrated – ‘What do people actually need to ...more
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Would You Buy or Sell a Blog? [Discussion]
23rd of February 2013 Darren Rowse 46

Would You Buy or Sell a Blog? [Discussion]

This week, we’ve looked at the blog sales market from all sides: the seller’s perspective the buyer’s perspective the perspective of the marketplace. We also spent some time yesterday putting a value on your blog. So today, I wanted to open the blog up to discussion. Has a blog or ...more
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ProBlogger Challenge: Put a Value on Your Blog
22nd of February 2013 Darren Rowse 48

ProBlogger Challenge: Put a Value on Your Blog

This week we’ve heard from blog sellers, and blog buyers. Whether or not you’ve been inspired by what they’ve had to say, I’ll bet that the conversation has raised one key question in your mind: What is my blog worth? These days, we’re seeing blogs being recognised as valuable business ...more
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Melbourne Food and Wine Blogging Event
30th of May 2012 Darren Rowse 2

Melbourne Food and Wine Blogging Event

I’ve been excitedly sitting on this one for a while now and am relieved to finally announce a new ProBlogger event that is coming up for Melbourne Food and Wine Bloggers (and anyone else who wants to travel to Melbourne for an evening). The event is being held in collaboration ...more
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