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Third Party Blogging – Charge Out Rates
30th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Third Party Blogging – Charge Out Rates

Today I received another email from a company wanting to know how much I would charge to write a blog for them. It seems to be a semi regular (and increasing request that I get). I’m very interested in developing and maintaining blogs for others but am at a bit ...more
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Make Money off Your Blog
30th of January 2005 Darren Rowse

Make Money off Your Blog

Washington Post has an article today about making money off a blog. Their tips are pretty predictable and basic and centre around Adsense, Blog ads, Affiliates, Donations and Merchandising. Nothing too new there but interesting to see another article about blogging (pro blogging at that) in a bigger news outlet. ...more
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Tell me what you want, what you really really want
29th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Tell me what you want, what you really really want

ProBlogger is entering into a time of change. I’m approaching my 500th post on the blog after a few months of writing and the time has come to up the anti and take things to the next level in terms of design, content and focus. As part of this I ...more
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The Entrepreneurial Blog Glenn Fleishman
29th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 1

The Entrepreneurial Blog Glenn Fleishman

Glenn Fleishman over at GlennLog has just posted a link to an audio (and visuals of his powerpoint) at Business Blogging Summit which currently really enjoying listening to. His main headings were. Obsess Exhaust Report Choose Expand Earn Populate Perform Let me just mention a few points he makes within ...more
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A Professional Bloggers Workflow
28th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 1

A Professional Bloggers Workflow

Tris has a great post over at Qumana Blog about Qumana and professional blogging. Ok its a bit of a sales pitch for Qumana (which I’ve heard some great things about – just wish they’d release a Mac version) but its an interesting glimpse into the workflow of a Professional ...more
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Staying Motivated with your Blogging – Work with Others
28th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Staying Motivated with your Blogging – Work with Others

Susannah at Buzz Marketing has a great post on Staying Motivated with your blogging which is well worth the read. Regular posting is an essential part of blogging for profit – I know I can go a week or so without noticing too big a drop in earnings – but ...more
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BlogTshirts.com – Now you can wear your favorite blogs.
27th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 7

BlogTshirts.com – Now you can wear your favorite blogs.

I just stumbled on another way you can make a few dollars from your blog – this time directly from your readers – its by starting your own clothing label! Ok – maybe not your own label but you can have your own T-Shirts. Check out BlogTshirts.com which lets bloggers ...more
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RSS Advertising More Superior Than Email – RSS Spam to Follow?
26th of January 2005 Darren Rowse 1

RSS Advertising More Superior Than Email – RSS Spam to Follow?

Marketing Rampage with Blogs has an interesting post that argues RSS Advertising outperforms Email advertising. ‘Pheedo ran the campaign for 6 weeks and from their results, RSS feeds outperformed the best click through rate in email by over 26% as compared to the industry average of 8.7%.’ It is an ...more
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CSS Vault is Sold for Five Figure Amount
26th of January 2005 Darren Rowse

CSS Vault is Sold for Five Figure Amount

Big Money Tips today announced that he’s sold one of his flagship blogs – the CSS Vault. ‘When I created the CSS Vault I didn’t even plan on making any money from it let alone sell it. Things just happened to work out the right way in the end. Dumb ...more
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