A Blogging Perspective OS X Tiger
30th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 6

A Blogging Perspective OS X Tiger

Last night I was in town and treated myself to the new OSX – Tiger. This afternoon I’ve installed it and have been playing around with it – asking myself how it will improve my blogging. Here are a few initial reflections: Dashboard – one of the main things that ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Weblog Empire Network to Launch
30th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Weblog Empire Network to Launch

Word on the Street is that Duncan (from Blog Herald) new Blog network (mentioned previously here) will be called Weblog Empire – domain name is registered but not live yet.
Pro Blogging News
Evergreen versus Time Related Posts
30th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 9

Evergreen versus Time Related Posts

I finally got around to listening to the last third of the Business Blog Roundtable and was struck with one of the comments that Stephan Spencer (I think it was his voice) said about evergreen versus time related posts. I’d not actually thought of my blogs and the posts in ...more
Writing Content
Wanted: Gadget/ tech geek blogger
30th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Wanted: Gadget/ tech geek blogger

Duncan over at The Blog Herald has just posted that he’s looking for a Gadget/ tech geek blogger to work with him on a new gadget oriented blog. He’s offering a 60/40 split (with the author taking 60%). He’s also going to cover hosting fees out of his 40%. This ...more
Pro Blogging News
April – Record Blogging Earnings
30th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 24

April – Record Blogging Earnings

April has been a rather good month for my blogging business. This graph plots my Adsense earnings (from all my blogs) since 1 January to today (without specific figures). As you’ll see, the last two days have been record breaking days. I’m not sure how long this growth can last ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Pajamas Media – New Blog Advertising Network
29th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Pajamas Media – New Blog Advertising Network

Roger L. Simon has just posted anOpen Letter to All Bloggers announcing that he and a couple of others are going to start a corporate advertising service which will sell ads to advertisers ‘en masse’ . There are not too many details but it sounds like an interesting project. He’s ...more
Advertising
Fun Money Blog Interview
29th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 8

Fun Money Blog Interview

Jacob, the author of Fun Money Blog and owner of numerous other online projects like cssvault has just posted an Interview with me (update: link removed as the interview is no longer there). In it he asks all kinds of questions including about: how many people I think can make ...more
Pro Blogging News
Yahoo! testing Dynamic Image Ads
29th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Yahoo! testing Dynamic Image Ads

In a big week of changes to contextual advertising Jen posts that Yahoo! are now adding dynamic image ads to their contextual advertising line (original source of information). Things are certainly hotting up in terms of competition between Yahoo and Google in advertising – hopefully publishers will be the winners).
Advertising
Adsense Workshop – Gizmodo
29th of April 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Adsense Workshop – Gizmodo

A couple of days ago I looked at How the Most Highly Visited Blogs Earn Money and then yesterday I reflected upon why only 8 of the 30 I analysed use Adsense as an income stream. Over the next few days I’m going to take a quick look at some ...more
Adsense