CategoryStrategy & Planning

Should you timestamp your blog posts?
6th of August 2020 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Should You Timestamp Your Blog Posts?

This post is based on episode 58 of the ProBlogger podcast. As you know, I have two blogs – ProBlogger and Digital Photography School. But that’s about all they have in common. They cover different topics, and cater for different audiences. But there’s another way they differ from each other. ...more
Strategy & Planning
7 areas to focus on during your mid-year blog review
9th of July 2020 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

7 Areas to Focus on During Your Mid-Year Blog Review

This post is based on episode 131 of the ProBlogger podcast. A lot of bloggers do an end-of-year-review, where they analyze how everything went in the previous year and set goals for the new one. But when you set such long-term goals, it’s worth checking in occasionally to see how you’re doing ...more
Strategy & Planning
The pros and cons of having multiple blogs
7th of May 2020 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

The Pros and Cons of Having Multiple Blogs

This post is based on episode 188 of the ProBlogger podcast As you probably know, I have two main blogs – ProBlogger and Digital Photography School. And I’m very fortunate to be in a position where I could devote all of my time to either one of them and still earn ...more
Strategy & Planning
Best time to publish your blog posts
10th of October 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

What Time of Day is Best to Publish to Your Blog?

This post is based on episode 130 of the ProBlogger podcast. When I started blogging (back in 2005, when RSS feeds were really big), I paid a lot of attention to when I published my posts because it seemed to affect how many people saw them. These days their visibility seems ...more
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Seven warning signs that your blog needs more attention
4th of July 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Seven Warning Signs That Your Blog Needs More Attention

You might think you’re on top of your blogging. You’re publishing posts regularly. You’re even active on social media. But are you paying as much attention to your blog as you should be? If you’re in a bit of a blogging rut (i.e. you’re producing and promoting new content but ...more
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3 things bloggers should focus on
20th of June 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

3 Things Most Bloggers Don’t Pay Enough Attention To

This post is based on episode 161 of the ProBlogger podcast. Are you limiting the potential of your blog by ‘forgetting’ a few things? There’s a lot to think about when you’re blogging, and so it’s easy to forget (or know you should be doing them but never quite working out ...more
Strategy & Planning
2019 Blogging Resolution
10th of January 2019 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

One (Surprising) Blogging Resolution You Should Make for 2020

It’s the start of a brand new year (give or take a week or so), and chances are that at some point you made some New Year’s resolutions. As a blogger, you may have set yourself some goals (something I recommend) such as: “I want to double my traffic.” “I ...more
Strategy & Planning
Top tips for a clean and healthy blog email list
16th of August 2018 Grove Galligan 0 Comments

Top Tips for a Clean and Healthy Blog Email List

At ProBlogger, we talk a lot about the value and importance of using an email strategy to drive traffic to, and make money from, your blog. But if you don’t keep your email subscriber list clean, it can negatively affect your blogging business. By a clean list, I mean making ...more
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Style guide for your blog
13th of November 2017 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

216: How to Create a Style Guide for Your Blog (and Why You Should)

How and Why You Should Create Style Guides for Your Blog In today’s episode, I talk about style guides for blogs – why they’re important, and what elements you should include in yours. Links and Resources for How to Create a Style Guide for Your Blog AP Stylebook The Chicago ...more
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