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How I’d Promote My Blog If I Were Starting Out Again
11th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How I’d Promote My Blog If I Were Starting Out Again

Today I want to explore a ‘secret’ of growing the readership of a blog. A few weeks ago I explored how to increase the number of subscribers on your blog through creating anticipation. The more people anticipate that they’ll get something of value from your blog in the future the ...more
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9 Tips to Start Blogging Successfully
28th of February 2008 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

9 Tips to Start Blogging Successfully

This post was written by Sudeep D’Souza I have been blogging for close to 3 years just for the fun of it without realizing the amount of money you can make. One day while browsing the internet, I stumbled upon problogger.net and suddenly realized the opportunity out there. So I ...more
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Starting a New Blog? Start With a Mind Map
15th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Starting a New Blog? Start With a Mind Map

Update: I’ve brainstormed 180 Blog Ideas for you! Yesterday we covered how to use mind mapping to come up with topics to post about. As I was writing that post I was reminded of a very similar process that I went through when planning my last new blog – Digital ...more
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Blogging for Beginners Series – What’s Missing?
3rd of March 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Blogging for Beginners Series – What’s Missing?

I’m coming to the end of my Blogging for Beginners Series (I have a plan for another 5 entries) but wanted to ask readers to take a look through the series so far and see if there are any topics that they feel are missing. The posts I’m planning to ...more
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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
Blog Design
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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