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Speedlinking – 20 January 2007
20th of January 2007 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Speedlinking – 20 January 2007

Arieanna is has been pondering around the question of what her niche is. She ends up deciding that it’s about ‘community’. She decides that the description of ‘community activist’ probably describes her best. Probably a good description for many bloggers. WordPress 2.1 is available for download as a release candidate. ...more
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WordPress 2.0.6 Upgrade Available
6th of January 2007 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

WordPress 2.0.6 Upgrade Available

If you’re a WordPress blogger you’ll want to take a look at this post over at WP’s Development blog announcing an upgrade to WordPress 2.0.6. It’s a security upgrade and therefore something to pay attention to. They also note that this is the last update before the release of WP ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
WordPress MU 1.0 Launches
25th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

WordPress MU 1.0 Launches

WordPress MU 1.0 has been launched today. This is a ‘Multi User’ blog platform (it’s what is behind WordPress.com) and is designed to run many blogs on the one install rather than just one – something I know many bloggers will be interested in. It does sound like it is ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Introduction to WordPress Resources
25th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Introduction to WordPress Resources

I’m sure I’ve seen some good resources on this previously – but has anyone written (or seen anyone else write) a good free and easy to comprehend Introduction to Using WordPress that talks beginners through the basics of things like: Posting Uploading Photos Creating Categories Making Drafts Changing Timestamps Moderating ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Get a Real Blog – Instructional Videos Review
11th of August 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Get a Real Blog – Instructional Videos Review

I get a lot of emails from PreBloggers and NewBloggers who want to set up a WordPress Blog on their own domain and hosting but don’t know how to do it. It’s a common question and one I’ve been looking for resources on to point people to. Over the last ...more
Pro Blogging News
A – Z of Professional Blogging Tools
27th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

A – Z of Professional Blogging Tools

Following is my A to Z of Professional blogging including blogging tools, blogging platforms, blogging services and ways of making money from blogging (in fact whether you blog for money or not much of what follows should help you improve your blogging). I hope you enjoy it and feel free ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
How to Install WordPress
20th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

How to Install WordPress

David at Blogging Pro has a useful post for those wanting to switch to WordPress but who are daunted by the process. His post is My WordPress Install Process. Similarly Rachel has a screencast of her install process – which was so simple that even I could do it! Of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Free Blogger Templates
31st of May 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Free Blogger Templates

Do you Want to Improve Your Blog? Subscribe to ProBlogger Today for Free. “Where do I find Free Blogger Templates?” I’m regularly asked by bloggers using different blog platforms where they can get nice designs for their blogs, usually for free. I’m a WordPress User and therefore know a few ...more
Blog Design
Akismet for Moveable Type
17th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 0 Comments

Akismet for Moveable Type

This post has been submitted by regular contributor – Aaron Brazell Late last year, Automattic, the company behind WordPress, launched a brash new anti-spam product for blogs called Akismet.  Of course, at the time of launch, I took the product to task but quickly changed my tune as I understood ...more
Blog Design