Add Categories to your Blogger Blog
26th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 10

Add Categories to your Blogger Blog

With Movabletype and many other platforms categories enable a wonderful way of organizing your blog. Each post in this blog is allocated to a category (or more than one) which means readers only interested in one topic (Adsense for example) can easily find every article on the site focusing upon ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Blog Referal Statistics as an SEO Tool
26th of September 2004 Darren Rowse

Blog Referal Statistics as an SEO Tool

SEO Scoop suggests that your blog’s log files (or stats package – especially key word referrers) are a great tool for optimizing your site for search engines. This is good news because one of the most useful SEO tools that you have at your disposal is right at your fingertips! ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Advertising in your RSS Feed
26th of September 2004 Darren Rowse

Advertising in your RSS Feed

One of the disadvantages of RSS reeds and the increasing numbers of people reading blogs via News Aggregators is that those bloggers running advertising on their blogs can only expose their readers to ads when those readers actually surf to the blog in question. Banner ads, amazon individual ads and ...more
RSS
GreyMatter Blog Publishing Platform Review
26th of September 2004 Darren Rowse

GreyMatter Blog Publishing Platform Review

Business Blog Consulting has a good review of the Grey Matter Blog Publishing platform that is really worth a read if you’re thinking through which is the best blogging platform for you. Rick describes Grey Matter in this way: “It’s a server-side, PERL-based platform, like Movable Type, which means, among ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
More Search Engine Optimization tips for your Blog
25th of September 2004 Darren Rowse

More Search Engine Optimization tips for your Blog

There is a lot of articles out there about how to optimize your blog for search engines – Google in-particularly – but this one has some pretty handy tips on SEO and promoting your blog. The key one really is to find ways to get others to link to your ...more
Blog Promotion
eComXpo – Affiliate Marketing Event
25th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 1

eComXpo – Affiliate Marketing Event

eComXpo is an online event for Affiliate Marketers that might be worth ProBloggers participating in. They are planning over 100 presentations spread over 3 days. “eComXpo is a bunch of folks’ attempt to create a “big-tent” event for the affiliate marketing industry: a single, independent venue where all involved in ...more
Affiliate Programs
Getting Indexed Through Google AdSense
25th of September 2004 Darren Rowse

Getting Indexed Through Google AdSense

One of the theories that often goes around forums that discuss the use of Adsense is that site that use it get indexed faster and higher than sites that don’t. The theory goes that if you use Adsense – Google will want your site to be more successful (and therefore ...more
Adsense
Blog Farming – Fatten your Blog up to Sell at Market
25th of September 2004 Darren Rowse 3

Blog Farming – Fatten your Blog up to Sell at Market

Another way of earning revenue from your blog is simply to build it up to sell it. There are not too many examples of blogs that have been sold yet but one that recently went on the market and was sold is Ensight. I have recently read The E-Myth Revisited ...more
Other Income Streams
Blog Post Formats
24th of September 2004 Darren Rowse

Blog Post Formats

Amy at Contentious is writing a series on different types of blog posts which might be of interest to some readers. She’s broken blog posts down into 7 formats and is working through each post (only 3 completed so far.) 1. Link-only 2. Link blurb 3. Brief remark 4. List ...more
Writing Content