Blog Design Showcase
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Blog Design Showcase

Want to know what a good blog design looks like? Blog Desiger – Rachel Cunliffe has just released the Blog Design Showcase. She writes: This is a collection of outstanding blog designs, thoughts on what makes a good blog design, and will also be where I announce new blogs that ...more
Blog Design
Blogging Books
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Blogging Books

Blogging about Blogging is happening with growing frequency on many weblogs, but writing in hard copy is also becoming more popular. Here are a few of the best selling and most popular books on the topic. (Descriptions are taken from Amazon) I’ve read most of the first two – both ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Understanding Trackback And Comment Notification
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Understanding Trackback And Comment Notification

Dave Pollard writes some great Blog Tips – here is another good one on Understanding Trackback. ‘Trackback simply lets another site know that you have a post referring to it on your own site. Read the previous sentence until it makes sense.’
Blogging Tools and Services
Three quick ways to increasing visitors to your blog in a week
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Three quick ways to increasing visitors to your blog in a week

Wayne Hurlbert shares Three quick ways to more visitors in one week. It is written more with a business blog in mind but most of it is somewhat transferable. He also has a good link on Analyzing our visitor counter logs
Blog Promotion
Blog Content Tools
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Blog Content Tools

Finding good fresh content for your blog will make it more attractive to your readers. There are a number of great online tools that I have used to come up with up to date content that might be useful for others. Let me say first up that the relevance of ...more
Writing Content
Blog Ethics
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 3

Blog Ethics

Here is a great article on Weblog Ethics. 1. Publish as fact only that which you believe to be true. 2. If material exists online, link to it when you reference it. 3. Publicly correct any misinformation. 4. Write each entry as if it could not be changed; add to, ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Good weblog design and layout
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Good weblog design and layout

Here is another worthwhile article on weblog design and layout from How to Save the World. His 9 main points are: – Use Titles – Abstract Long Posts – Use a Teaser Paragraph for Long Posts – Select a Readable Font, Size & Column Width – If You’re a ‘Linker’, ...more
Blog Design
How to be a Top 10 Blogger
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 5

How to be a Top 10 Blogger

The Evangelical Outpost is doing some analysis of the Top 10 Bloggers in the Ecosystem. He has come up with 9 things you can do to become a Top 10 Blogger. Its an interesting post – here are his headings – he writes more on each in the post so ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Martin Roth’s Blog Tip
23rd of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

Martin Roth’s Blog Tip

Martin Roth is a legend around some Blogging circles. He’s the guy who started collecting links of Christian Bloggers which today is Blogs4God. Martin responded for my call for people to post their own blog tips. So here are Martins Blog Tips. To paraphrase his main points: 1. Tell people ...more
Blog Promotion