How to Name Your Blog
27th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 10

How to Name Your Blog

I was just checking my News Aggregator and for some reason a month old post from Strange Brand came up titled Top Ten Tips for Corporate Naming. I have no idea why it took 6 weeks for it to appear in my aggregator but I’m glad it did because today ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Blog Statistics Packages
27th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 32

Blog Statistics Packages

A number of bloggers have recently asked me to write something about statistics packages – particularly to talk about the stats systems that I use and what features in them that I analyse. I’m happy to do so but I’m not sure how unique my opinion will be. Perhaps it ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Weblogs Inc: $2,000 a day on Google Adsense – But Could it be More?
27th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Weblogs Inc: $2,000 a day on Google Adsense – But Could it be More?

Jason Calacanis announces that Weblogs Inc has reached his target of $2,000 a day on Google Adsense: ‘It took us just over seven months (from September 2004 to April 2005) to go from $0 to $1,000, and about six weeks to go from $1,000 to $2,000. The increase was based ...more
Adsense
Gizmodo.com Hits MTV
26th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Gizmodo.com Hits MTV

John Bradbury has just emailed me to let me know that he’s just seen (and posted about) an advertisement for Gawker Media blog Gizmodo on MTV. Like John – I’ve not heard of a blog advertising itself on mainstream media like this. It’s quite the promotional campaign they’ve got going ...more
Pro Blogging News
Feedburner enable Adsense Ads in RSS Feeds
26th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Feedburner enable Adsense Ads in RSS Feeds

Feedburner have just announced that they can add Adsense RSS ads to their publishers feeds if those publishers are already approved by Adsense. I’m testing Adsense ads on one or two of my feeds (or will be when they start appearing) but you won’t see them on ProBlogger.net at this ...more
Adsense
ProBlogger Coaching Services
26th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 11

ProBlogger Coaching Services

Susannah has posted an interesting post on Getting a Big-Picture Person for your blog. She writes: ‘I was just sitting here feeling a bit dissatisified with myself and with this blog. How can I get more comments? How can I be better motivated to write more? How can I know ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Link Blogs
26th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 11

Link Blogs

Steve Rubel has started a link blog. I’ve been wondering about doing something similar as there are so many stories that I see each day that I’d love to link to but don’t – for fear of cluttering things up too much here. Any thoughts friends? Would you prefer it ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Melbourne Blogger BBQ
26th of May 2005 Darren Rowse

Melbourne Blogger BBQ

Cameron Reilly and I have had a couple of breakfasts recently and both times we’ve talked about having a Melbourne bloggers get together. Of course with the busyness of life I’ve not done anything about it – but today Cameron has by posting a survey for Melbourne bloggers to respond ...more
Pro Blogging News
Blogebrity – Creating Blogging Buzz in 3 Easy Lists
26th of May 2005 Darren Rowse 1

Blogebrity – Creating Blogging Buzz in 3 Easy Lists

I’ve been watchign the Blogebrity Blog with interest this week – it’s been quite an amusing read and a great example of how a blog can get some big inbound links and a lot of buzz from the blogosphere with a little controversy, humor and by listing some big blogs ...more
Pro Blogging News