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How to Target the Right Social Media Sites
8th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Target the Right Social Media Sites

This is a guest post on targeting Social Media Sites is from Steven Snell. Steven writes about social media marketing at Traffikd. Most bloggers recognize the incredible potential that exists with social media marketing. Many want to maximize the traffic they receive from social media, so they add a Digg ...more
Social Media
Using Social Media to Grow Your Blog’s Readership
15th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Using Social Media to Grow Your Blog’s Readership

This week we’re looking at five different methods that I’d use to find readership if I were starting a new blog. So far we’ve explored guest posting, advertising and networking – but today I want to turn our attention to the explosive and dynamic area of social media. Social media ...more
Blog Promotion
4 Social Media Marketing Tips for Bloggers
22nd of February 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

4 Social Media Marketing Tips for Bloggers

My good friend Aaron Brazell from Technosailor asked me if I’d record a short video for a presentation he was giving on the topic of Social Media. He asked me to speak about marketing with Social Media sites. I thought I’d publish the video here also. To summarize – I ...more
Social Media
Delicious Popular Page Posts Analyzed
19th of February 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Delicious Popular Page Posts Analyzed

Today I spent a little time looking at the popular page on delicious. Here’s a few of my scribbled notes looking at the headings (click to enlarge a little). I find doing this type of analysis quite inspiring as I think about the type of posts and construction of titles ...more
Social Media
How to Write Posts That Set StumbleUpon on Fire
14th of February 2008 Skellie 0 Comments

How to Write Posts That Set StumbleUpon on Fire

Skellie is a regular writer for ProBlogger. Check out her new blog Anywired if you’re interested in earning an income online. Since yesterday, StumbleUpon has sent me around 20,000 page views. It’s the single biggest referrer for both my blogs, despite one of them having been on the Digg front ...more
Featured Posts
StumbleUpon – The Most Popular Social Bookmarking Site for (Pro)Bloggers
29th of January 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

StumbleUpon – The Most Popular Social Bookmarking Site for (Pro)Bloggers

In the last ProBlogger reader poll I asked readers about their social bookmarking habits – more specifically to tell us about their favorite social bookmarking site. Just under 1300 readers have voted to this point and the results look like this: StumbleUpon wins quite convincingly with 31% of all responses ...more
Social Media
What is Your Favorite Social Bookmarking Site?
19th of January 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

What is Your Favorite Social Bookmarking Site?

This week’s poll focuses upon social bookmarking sites. Bloggers have a fascination with these sites – some because of the lure of avalanches of traffic, others because they find them to be sources of inspiration for posts and others because of the social interaction. But which social bookmarking site do ...more
Reader Questions
Using StumbleUpon to Get on the Radar of Other Bloggers
5th of January 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Using StumbleUpon to Get on the Radar of Other Bloggers

Here’s a quick tip if you’re looking to get on the radar of another blogger (big or small). Bookmark their work using StumbleUpon. Two quick stories: Story 1 The other day I got an email from a blogger that I’d never had direct contact with before. The message was simply ...more
Social Media
Managing Facebook Friends
20th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Managing Facebook Friends

I was just over at Facebook and noticed that the option to create Friends Lists had been activated. Now you can organize your friends by type (handy). Now I’ve just got to find a spare 4 hours to sort through them all (feel free to befriend me here). Speaking of ...more
Social Media