BloggingHelp
2nd of April 2005 Darren Rowse

BloggingHelp

Arieanna and Ianiv of Blogaholics fame have just launched a new blog – blogginghelp. ‘Blogginghelp can help you create dialogue with your stakeholders in an easy, powerful way. We can help you decide on what type of blog you need, how to position it, and give you some great tips ...more
Pro Blogging News
Is Google Page Rank Still Relevant?
2nd of April 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Is Google Page Rank Still Relevant?

Paul at Work Boxers asks Is PR Still Relevant? ‘However, it definitely isn’t as important as it used to be, since so many people have learned to game the system. PR is good for long term success in the search engines, but is not something that can be measured very ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Yahoo! announce Search Index Update
2nd of April 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Yahoo! announce Search Index Update

Yahoo are doing something that I’m not sure has been done before today – they’re telling us that they are about to do an index update on their blog. This is a great move that I wish Google would take note of and follow. It would take a lot of ...more
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Making your blog sticky
2nd of April 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Making your blog sticky

Duncan over at The Blog Herald has a great post on Making your blog sticky which is a second post (first one is here) on what he’s doing at his great blog to make readers stick around after surfing in for the first time to one of his individual archive ...more
Blog Design
Google’s Sandbox Documented?
1st of April 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Google’s Sandbox Documented?

If you’re into Search Engine Optimization you might be interested in checking out this article and the comments at this Threadwatch post titled Google’s War on SEO. It refers to a recent patent by Google that could shed some light on where they’re going with their algorithm. It is pretty ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Sponsored Blogging
1st of April 2005 Darren Rowse 2

Sponsored Blogging

Better Communication Results has a post on Sponsored blogging and podcasting which gets picked up over at Corporate Engagement that examines the question of the ethics of sponsored blogging. I’ve never had a sponsored post on any of my blogs but have often wondered about them. Do you have any ...more
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WordPress Spam Saga Developments
1st of April 2005 Darren Rowse 3

WordPress Spam Saga Developments

The latest news on the WordPress Spamming Saga is that Google has reindexed their site to give it a page rank of 0 out of 10 – effectively removing it from their index at least in the short term. It seems that Yahoo has done likewise. Along side this WordPress ...more
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Pope Blog Getting Attention
1st of April 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Pope Blog Getting Attention

A month or two ago we started a blog to watch the the developments in the Vatican around the Pope who was suffering from terrible illness. With his continuing decline it has been amazing to be involved in a blog that tracks a life like his. I feel like I’ve ...more
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How Does Google Share with Adsense Publishers
1st of April 2005 Darren Rowse 5

How Does Google Share with Adsense Publishers

Have you ever wondered how much of a cut Google takes from Adsense earnings and how much they give to publishers? Its an age old question that Google have never spoken publicly about. This doesn’t stop a lot of speculation on the topic every month or two in the numerous ...more
Adsense