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Blog Design for Beginners Part 2
1st of March 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blog Design for Beginners Part 2

The following post is part 2 (of 3) of a series of guest posts on the topic of Blog Design – written by blog designer, Peter Flaschner from Blog Studio. In my last post, I described the process we use at The Blog Studio to design a web site. Today, ...more
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Blog Design for Beginners
17th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blog Design for Beginners

The following post is a guest post from the very talented blog designer, Peter Flaschner, as part of the blogging for beginners series. Hi all. I’m Peter Flaschner, the founder and creative dictator at The Blog Studio. I’m going to walk you through the process we go through when designing ...more
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Choosing the Domain Name for your Blog
16th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Choosing the Domain Name for your Blog

Warning: Mini Tangent Ahead Last night my wife came home with a book and started a conversation on a topic which I’d been dreading a little since the time we first found out that we were expecting a baby later in the year. The book was called something along the ...more
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How to Choose a Niche Topic for your Blog
15th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Choose a Niche Topic for your Blog

The approach I’ve taken to build a business around blogging has been to build multiple blogs around niche topics. I describe the reasons for this in my post One Blog Many Categories or Many Blogs? but I regularly am asked about how I choose my niche topics to blog about. ...more
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23 Questions for Prospective Bloggers – Is a Blog Right for You?
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

23 Questions for Prospective Bloggers – Is a Blog Right for You?

Before launching further into the Blogging for Beginners series I would like to take a step back from some of the practicalities of setting up a new blog and ask potential bloggers a question… Is a Blog the Right type of Web Site for you? While I’m a big fan ...more
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blogging for begginers
14th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Blog: Blogging Tips for Beginners

Update: See our more recently published posts on the topic of starting a blog at How to Start a Blog in 5 Easy Steps and how to make money blogging. Welcome to my How to Blog – Blogging Tips for Beginners Guide. On the page below you’ll find links to ...more
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Blogging for Beginners – Coming Soon
11th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blogging for Beginners – Coming Soon

Earlier in the week I asked for questions for my upcoming series of posts on Blogging for Beginners. The response was great. For starters the questions asked confirmed that I’d already written articles on the write topics. They also gave me a few good ideas for others. I’ve taken some ...more
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Blogging for Beginners – Questions?
8th of February 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blogging for Beginners – Questions?

In a recent poll which asked ‘how long have you been blogging?’ I was surprised to find that 43% of readers of ProBlogger either don’t have a blog or have been blogging for less than 6 months. 60% have been blog less than 12 months. As a result I’ve begun ...more
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What is a Blog?
5th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

What is a Blog?

Note: check out our more recent article on how to start a blog. So what is a Blog anyway? I am asked every week via emails, conversation and Instant Messaging chats to define: ‘what is a blog’. If you’re reading this you may well be asking the same question. There ...more
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