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13th of August 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

256: How One Blogger Landed a Book Deal That Launched Her Career

How a Book Deal Launched the Career of a Blogger We’re kicking off our Blogging Breakthroughs series, where a variety of bloggers share their stories of breakthroughs they’ve experienced over the years with their blogs. We received submissions from numerous bloggers. And today I want to introduce you to Andrea ...more
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10 blogging 'firsts' to celebrate (from launch onwards)
30th of May 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

10 Blogging ‘Firsts’ to Celebrate (From Launch Onwards)

Do you ever look at other bloggers and feel you’ll never catch up to where they are? Perhaps they have hundreds – or thousands, or even hundreds of thousands – of subscribers to their email newsletter. Maybe they’re making a full-time living blogging, or even employing a whole team of staff. ...more
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Should your blog have a static homepage?
23rd of May 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Should Your Blog Have a Static Homepage (Whatever That Means)?

Open up a new tab in your browser and go to the homepage of your blog. What do you see? There’s a good chance you see your most recent posts. This is, after all, what most WordPress themes default do. And if you’ve been blogging for a long time, it ...more
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How to blog on a topic when you're not an expert
14th of May 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

247: How to Create a Blog on a Topic You’re Not an Expert In

Starting a Blog on a Topic Where You’re Not an Expert Can you start a new blog when you’re not an expert on the topic you’ll be writing about? Of course you can. You can blog about any topic you like. But should you blog about a topic you don’t have ...more
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WordPress WYSIWYG tutorial
28th of March 2018 Laney Galligan 0 Comments

How to Use the WordPress WYSIWYG Toolbar to Format Your Blog Posts Like a Pro

Are you using WordPress’ formatting features to their fullest? I expect you already know the basics of formatting your blog posts to make them more readable. (If you’re just getting started, you might want to check out 4 WordPress Formatting Tips to Make Your Posts More Readable for an overview of ...more
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Use collaborations to grow your blog instead of trying to juggle everything yourself
26th of February 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

237: How Collaborations Can Accelerate Your Blog’s Growth

How to Use Collaborations to Grow Your Blog Have you ever felt that too many things need doing to build a successful blog? A student I spoke to this week who recently completed our Start A Blog course said they were a little overwhelmed by how much needed to be ...more
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How to relaunch your blog
5th of February 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

234: How to Relaunch Your Blog After It Becomes Dormant

How to Relaunch a Dormant Blog In today’s episode, I want to answer a question I get regularly from listeners: How do you relaunch a blog that has died or become dormant? I want to talk you through two scenarios for relaunching a blog, and give you 11 things to consider ...more
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Last chance to start a blog with us
31st of January 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Last Chance to Start a Blog with Us Today

Have you started a blog this year? Every year between Christmas and New Year our enquiries for starting a blog skyrocket. It must be something to do with New Year’s Resolutions and setting new goals. Blogs still seem to be on everyone’s mind, even though they apparently died years ago. ...more
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Start a blog course open
12th of January 2018 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

The Ultimate Guide to Starting a Blog

Is starting a new blog on your goals list for 2019? If so – you’ll want to check out our brand new (and completely free) course – the Ultimate Guide to Starting a Blog. Every year in January we notice a big spike people looking for information on how to ...more
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