Interview with Glenn Fleishman
15th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Interview with Glenn Fleishman

A few weeks ago I stumbled upon one of the most helpful discussions (audio/visual link) I’d heard or read about Entrepreneurial Blogging for quite some time. It was by a guy named Glenn Fleishman who I’d actually read the blogs of numerous times but whom I’d never really heard speak ...more
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DPB signs Blog Sponsorship Deal
14th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 4

DPB signs Blog Sponsorship Deal

Sorry that posting has been slow today but I’ve been busy negotiating an advertising deal for Digital Photography Blog. The deal has just been signed which is a great relief. I’m not yet able to publicly comment upon who the advertiser is (except to say its one of the big ...more
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My Readers my Valentines
14th of February 2005 Darren Rowse

My Readers my Valentines

Well my wonderful readers – its Valentines day here in Australia today and I’d like to take this opportunity to tell you of my undying love for you all (ok – it might not be love – but I do appreciate your support and hope you’ve enjoyed our time together ...more
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Yahoo Developing Blog Search Engine?
13th of February 2005 Darren Rowse

Yahoo Developing Blog Search Engine?

Inside Google wonders if Yahoo is preparing to build a Technorrati-like RSS search engine after having visits from a new crawler which is indexing RSS feeds called ‘Yahoo-NewsCrawler Test’. Read more at Yahoo Developing Blog Search Engine
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Contextless Problogger Links
13th of February 2005 Darren Rowse

Contextless Problogger Links

Some more weekend ProBlogging links without context: – Adsense Blogger Movie – Using Adsense with Blogger (movie – 16.7MB) – Six Apart May Be Acquisition Target – The Secret To High Traffic – Real Benefits of Blogs – FeedDemon v 1.5 RSS Reader Reviewed – Adsense inline – WordPress Plug ...more
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A Question of Fonts
13th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 6

A Question of Fonts

Today I had an email from a reader who suggested that the font of my new design might be a little hard to read – especially in large slabs of text. What do you think? I’m taking an informal poll in comments below. I want to make reading this blog ...more
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Contextless ProBlogger Links
12th of February 2005 Darren Rowse

Contextless ProBlogger Links

On my daily rounds of my RSS feeds I come across more articles than I can link to without spending most of my day on this blog. So I’ve decided to start doing some contextless link posts which are a collection of ProBlogger Links from around the web that have ...more
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Combatting Comment Spam – Contraception for your Blog
11th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Combatting Comment Spam – Contraception for your Blog

In my ‘Questions for ProBloggers‘ post Rick asks: ‘How do you deal with comment spammers?’ Comment spam is an insidious problem which threatens to kill or at least overwhelm many blog projects. I detest it on many levels, partly because of the content of many spam comments (which go against ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Outward Links – Good for Blogs?
11th of February 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Outward Links – Good for Blogs?

Wayne at Blog Business World writes a good article on the value of outbound links in Search Engine Optimization. As he observes there are both pros and cons in linking to other sites from your blog that are worth considering as you think about SEO. I personally come down on ...more
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