Cancer NewsWatch
4th of June 2005 Darren Rowse 12

Cancer NewsWatch

Cary just emailed me to let me know about a new blog he’s set up. We were chatting the other day and he told me the sad news of his wife’s battle with cancer. I suggested he and/or she start a blog to cover the journey and to give them ...more
Case Studies
Using Images with Adsense Ads
4th of June 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Using Images with Adsense Ads

Another interesting trend I’ve noticed in Adsense design recently on a number of discussion forums is to place images above your ads to draw the attention of your readers to them. Check out this thread at digital point and check out the innovative ad placement below with pictures placed above ...more
Adsense
Google Sitemaps
4th of June 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Google Sitemaps

Yesterday Google launched Google Sitemaps which they describe as follows: ‘Google Sitemaps is an easy way for you to help improve your coverage in the Google index. It’s a collaborative crawling system that enables you to communicate directly with Google to keep us informed of all your web pages, and ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Adsense – Blended Ads
4th of June 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Adsense – Blended Ads

Ryan posts on choosing colors for your Adsense Ads and writes: ‘Everyone wants their advertisements to go noticed, but sometimes the best method of getting them noticed is letting them go unnoticed. Somewhat making them transparent. So they do not even look like advertisements, but more like part of the ...more
Adsense
Toy Time
4th of June 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Toy Time

I bought a new toy today in preparation for our trip and with the hope of experimenting with a bit of vlogging at some stage in the future. This could be fun. A lot of fun.
ProBlogger Site News
ProBlogger Dream Team – Guest Bloggers Introduced
3rd of June 2005 Darren Rowse 30

ProBlogger Dream Team – Guest Bloggers Introduced

I’ve been talking about this for the past few weeks but the time has come to reveal the guest blogging team that will see you through into early July here at ProBlogger.net. I approached some of my favorite bloggers who I thought would have something of interest to add to ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Dukes of Hazzard Blogger Earns $100k
3rd of June 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Dukes of Hazzard Blogger Earns $100k

We reported a couple of months back that there was $100,000 available for a blogger to blog about Dukes of Hazzard. It seems that Country Music Television has appointed their ProBlogger: ‘Yes, Christopher Nelson’s new job, which comes with a $100,000 salary and a one-year contract, will be to watch ...more
Pro Blogging News
Affiliate Program Tips for Bloggers
3rd of June 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Affiliate Program Tips for Bloggers

Shai gives some good tips on hope to Make The Most Out of Affiliate Programs: ‘1) Provide good reasons for readers and visitors to keep coming back to your site where you have your affiliate links. Or, if you primarily promote via email, make sure that you give readers and ...more
Affiliate Programs
Weblog Empire launches The Gadget Blog
2nd of June 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Weblog Empire launches The Gadget Blog

Weblog Empire is the latest blog network on the block and today it’s officially going live with it’s first new blog – the Gadget Blog – a blog about – you guessed it – gadgets. The Gadget Blog is edited by Malaysian blogger Colbert Low (also blogging at the sms ...more
Case Studies