CategorySocial Media
Social Bookmarking Icons – Are they Worth It?
2nd of November 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Social Bookmarking Icons – Are they Worth It?

37 Signals has a post on a topic I’ve been pondering a lot lately also – those social bookmarking buttons at the bottom of blog posts that so many blogs have. They write: “Given the Ebola-like spread of these things they must be really effective, right? Not so much. Zero ...more
Social Media
reddit buttons
7th of September 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

reddit buttons

reddit have released reddit buttons for webmasters and bloggers to put on their sites to help spread the word about their posts. They come in three styles. Give them a go and let us know how you find them. Do you actively promote social bookmarking options to your readers? Do ...more
Blog Promotion
Using Digg to Improve Your Content
29th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Using Digg to Improve Your Content

I’ve seen (and written) a lot of posts about how to get posts picked up by social bookmarking sites and what to do when it happens, but one of the things that has struck me recently is that another opportunity often presents itself when a site like Digg links links ...more
Social Media
Digg CEO responds to Netscape challenge
16th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Digg CEO responds to Netscape challenge

Richard MacManus has posted a response to the launch of Netscape from Digg’s CEO, Jay Adelson. In it Jay questions the scalability of Netscape and the level that users will actually be involved in it (both as a result of the editing processes that are built into Netscape). Read the ...more
Social Media
How to Surf Blog Traffic Tsunamis
31st of May 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Surf Blog Traffic Tsunamis

Sometimes it’s the simplest posts that you do that seem to get the best reactions from readers. Yesterday on my Digital Photography School blog I posted a ‘beginner’ tip that I almost considered not publishing because it was pitched at such a basic level. The post was titled How to ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
My Space at MySpace
19th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

My Space at MySpace

I’ve been meaning to check out Myspace for myself for the last few months and this weekend I actually took the 10 minutes necessary to set myself up an account at www.myspace.com/darrenrowse. I’m not sure what I was expecting from it but it all seems a little underwhelming so far. ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Social Networking Video
10th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Social Networking Video

I just watched this very amusing video on Social Networking (particularly MySpace). Found via Small Business Trends
Blogging Tools and Services
Shoutwire
24th of November 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Shoutwire

The Zero Boss has a mini review of Shoutwire – a social bookmarking site that is similar to Digg but that covers a wider array of topics (Digg is just technology related). It could be a useful tool if it takes off.
Blogging Tools and Services