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9th of January 2017 Mario 0 Comments

175: How to Quit Your Job and Build an Online Business

How to Think About Giving up Your Day Job for an Online Business In today’s lesson I want to tell you a story – a story of advice I was given when I was starting out that I ignored – a story of regret and a story that I hope ...more
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9th of June 2016 Mario 0 Comments

PB122: Should You Blog Anonymously or Use Your Real Name?

Do you associate your name with your blog? Today, I am talking about whether you should use your real name when blogging or blog anonymously. Often times, bloggers introduce themselves to me and then say they blog anonymously. There are definite advantages of using your name and definite advantages of ...more
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2nd of June 2016 Mario 0 Comments

PB120: Should You Start a Blog? 22 Questions to Ask To Identify if Blogging is a Good Fit for You

Note: this episode can be listened to in the player above or on iTunes or Stitcher 22 Indicators to Help Determine If You’re Suited for Starting a Blog Today I want to talk about the characteristics and qualities of professional bloggers. Lately on ProBlogger we’ve noticed a bit of a ...more
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30th of May 2016 Mario 0 Comments

PB119: How to Choose the Right WordPress Theme for Your Blog

How to Decide on a WordPress Theme for Your Blog Today I have a treat for you. Today we have a special guest, one of our new subject matter experts, Kelly Exeter from Swish Design. Kelly is one of those people who produces a heap of great content and also ...more
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25th of April 2016 Mario 0 Comments

PB109: 15 Reasons Why You Should Consider Having a Personal Blog

Note: this episode is available to listen to in the player above, on iTunes and Stitcher The Benefits of Having a Personal Blog Today’s question comes from Dorothy K from and she asks: “I’d love you to talk about the “usefulness” or “value” of personal blogging. There has been ...more
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30th of March 2016 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Start a Blog

Last Updated November 13, 2017 Do you want to start a blog? If so – you’re in the right place. In this post I want to walk you through the basics of how to start a blog, and while I do, I want to answer some of the basic technical ...more
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What You Need to Have Ready Before You Launch Your Blog
8th of March 2016 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

What You Need to Have Ready Before You Launch Your Blog

I’m regularly asked by those yet to start a blog what is the best way to go about it? Should there be posts already up upon launch? How many? Do I need a Facebook page? Should I be collecting emails? What’s the best way to design my blog to keep ...more
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7th of March 2016 Mario 0 Comments

PB095: What Do I Need To Have Ready Before I Launch My Blog?

Note: this episode is available to listen to here on the site but also on iTunes and Stitcher. Do These Things Before You Launch Your Blog Today we are talking about launching your blog. I’ve been getting a lot of questions in terms of content and design and what types ...more
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5th of November 2015 Jerry Low 0 Comments

The Complete Bloggers’ Guide to Web Hosting

This is a guest contribution from Jerry Low. Blog hosting can be a confusing thing to navigate, particularly if you’re new to the blogging game or just striking out with your own domain. If you look at WordPress’ previous official web hosting company recommendations, there are three hosting companies suggested ...more
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