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How To Stop Procrastinating and Start Your Blog
6th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How To Stop Procrastinating and Start Your Blog

A Guest Post by Jennifer Blanchard of Procrastinating Writers I read this blog daily. But it wasn’t until last week when I noticed the results of Darren’s poll on “How long have you been blogging?” that I decided it was time to submit a guest post. According to that poll, ...more
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ProBlogging – 10 Things I Wish I Knew when I Started
5th of December 2009 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

ProBlogging – 10 Things I Wish I Knew when I Started

A Guest Post by Nathan Hangen of Making it Social. As much as many of us want to get our blogs up and running and create an overnight success story, the truth is that having desire alone just isn’t enough. For starters, guys like Darren make it look extremely easy ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Why Did You Start Blogging?
7th of September 2009 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Why Did You Start Blogging?

In the last post on ProBlogger Kevin talked about starting a blog based upon one of your hobbies as a great way to start blogging. As I mentioned in the introduction to that post – Kevin had really described much of my own motivations for starting my photography blog (and ...more
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Starting A Successful Blog Is Like Planning An Invasion
23rd of August 2009 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Starting A Successful Blog Is Like Planning An Invasion

This post was written by Alan Skorkin. Alan shares his thoughts about software development, people and teamwork on his blog skorks.com. Every blogger wants to be successful, it is only natural. We often start out blogging about something that is our passion and we want everyone else to be just ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Every Blogger Starts From Zero – You Could Be On the A-List Next Year
3rd of August 2009 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Every Blogger Starts From Zero – You Could Be On the A-List Next Year

Today Ali Hale from Aliventures shares some thoughts that build upon a recent post I wrote on finding your blogging voice. Darren’s recent poll on How Long Have You Been Blogging suggests that over half ProBlogger’s readers have been blogging for under a year (and of those, a sizeable proportion ...more
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Starting Your First Blog? 29 Tips, Tutorials and Resources for New Bloggers
30th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Starting Your First Blog? 29 Tips, Tutorials and Resources for New Bloggers

Are you starting your first blog? Looking for some tips and advice for new bloggers? I just received a tweet from @MillerMosaicLLC asking for some links to posts about starting a blog so I thought instead of just replying to her I’d compile the list here as a post for ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Crawl before you walk: 6 Step-by-step Instructions for Starting your First Blog
25th of January 2009 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Crawl before you walk: 6 Step-by-step Instructions for Starting your First Blog

UPDATE: Check out our new post – How to Start a Blog in 5 Steps. If you’re starting out in blogging for the first time it is easy to get ahead of yourself. In this post Aileen Journey from the Problem Solver Blog shares some tips on getting going with ...more
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5 Reasons to Start a New Blog
10th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

5 Reasons to Start a New Blog

Over my first 4 years of blogging I started in excess of 25 blogs. Most failed and no longer exist – but in those first 4 years I started a new blog every few months. In hindsight I now look back on that period and realize that my strategy was ...more
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If YOU Were Starting Out in Blogging from Scratch – How Would You Promote Your Blog?
18th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

If YOU Were Starting Out in Blogging from Scratch – How Would You Promote Your Blog?

Over the past week I’ve shared five strategies that I’d use to promote my blog if I were starting from scratch again today. We started off by looking at how the majority of your efforts need to be focused upon Readers You Don’t Already Have (obvious but important) and then ...more
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