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Expectations of a Professional Blogger
23rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Expectations of a Professional Blogger

I recently asked readers for questions for my upcoming interviews with Professional bloggers. Bobby Masteria asked: ‘Ask long time probloggers what have been their fears, hopes and expectations.’ It is certainly a question I will ask in the interviews I do – but I thought I’d also answer it here ...more
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Pro-Bloggers Website
23rd of January 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Pro-Bloggers Website

The Professional Bloggers Association has just put up their website. Great name – they’ve chosen Pro-Bloggers.
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Weighing Up the “nofollow” Attack on Comment Spam
22nd of January 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Weighing Up the “nofollow” Attack on Comment Spam

Is Google’s latest attack on Comment Spam going to hurt Bloggers as much or even more than the Spammers themselves? As I mentioned a few days ago, Google have announced a strategy for eliminating comment spam on blogs by implementing a ‘rel=”nofollow”’ tag which would cause links using the attribute ...more
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Professional Blogger Association – Some Observations
22nd of January 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Professional Blogger Association – Some Observations

I’m really happy to see the caliber of Professional Bloggers Association’s Founding Team Members – whilst some have critiqued having such an association I’m pleased that it seems to be moving ahead. They’ve named a board and voted on office bearers which is a good first step and now have ...more
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Blogathon – 24 hours of Blogging for the children of the Tsunami
Technorati Tags for Dummies
17th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Technorati Tags for Dummies

Everyone is talking about Tags at the moment. With the launch of Technorati’s new Tag service it is no wonder that they are because it is a technology that has the potential to change the way we find and interact with one another’s content. Rather than rewrite what has already ...more
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Blogger asks to be removed from Bloglines
16th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Blogger asks to be removed from Bloglines

Saw this interesting post over at the The Trademark Blog where he explains why he has asked Bloglines to remove his RSS feed from its service. ‘It was brought to my attention that a website named Bloglines was reproducing the Trademark Blog, surrounding it with its own frame, stripping the ...more
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Why ((Insert Occupation Here)) Should Blog
16th of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Why ((Insert Occupation Here)) Should Blog

There seems to be a recent spate of articles being written that argue the case for why different occupations ‘Should Blog’. Here is just a few that I found in just a few minutes. – Why advertising, marketing and PR pros should blog – The 6 Top Reasons Marketers Should ...more
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Will Podcasting Make Money ?
16th of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Will Podcasting Make Money ?

pc4media has a good post examining the question of Will Podcasting Make Money?
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