The Attack of the Dumb Ass Comment Spammers
8th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 18

The Attack of the Dumb Ass Comment Spammers

Is anyone else getting attacked by dumb ass comment spammers? I don’t mean people that are dumb because they engage in comment spamming – I mean they are dumb because they seem to have forgotten something in their spam – a link to their sites. Today I’ve been hit with ...more
Pro Blogging News
Tris Hussey on the Professional Bloggers Association
8th of July 2005 Darren Rowse

Tris Hussey on the Professional Bloggers Association

Lip-Sticking has a good interview with ProBlogger Tris Hussey from Larix Consulting. In it he speaks a little about the Professional Bloggers Association which I’d been wondering about as it’s been very quiet of late after it’s initial burst of publicity. Is it just another one of those good ideas ...more
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Bloggers Block – Just Say Something
8th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 12

Bloggers Block – Just Say Something

Peter has something good to say about those times when you have nothing to say – writers block. His advice? Say something – even if it doesn’t feel too profound. It’s a good point. In fact it’s a strategy I use regularly and find to work for me. It’s quite ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Wisdom of Crowds and Blogging
8th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Wisdom of Crowds and Blogging

While we’re on the topic of books (see a couple of posts back) – can I also recommend “The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few and How Collective Wisdom Shapes Business, Economies, Societies and Nations” (phew – quite the mouth full) a book by James ...more
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London Explosion
7th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 10

London Explosion

I’m covering some of the news on the London Explosion here as we have family who use the tube in the areas affected and are waiting for word. Phones are down and we’re a touch worried so I thought I’d do something productive. Update – as I’ve updated on my ...more
General
Stepping towards $1,000,000
7th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 5

Stepping towards $1,000,000

Jon over at Smart Money Daily has a plan – it’s a plan to make $1,000,000 gross income in a year from his online projects. Ok – you might think Jon’s thinking a little too big – and maybe he is – but the think I like about his plan ...more
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Quality vs Quantity of Posting?
7th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 20

Quality vs Quantity of Posting?

I was chatting to a soon-to-be-blogger this morning about ProBlogging and he asked me how long he’d have to blog before he could earn a reasonable amount from it. It’s a common question that is usually on the lips of new bloggers exploring the world of ProBlogging. Of course there ...more
Writing Content
Blogging For Dollars – Personal Finance Blogs
7th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Blogging For Dollars – Personal Finance Blogs

Business Week features a collection of blogs this week that are blogging on the topic of personal finance at Blogging For Dollars. Congratulations to a number of those sites (around half of them) that are featured who are regular readers and contributers here at ProBlogger.net. The full list of those ...more
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Becoming a Multi-Dimensional Blogger
7th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 4

Becoming a Multi-Dimensional Blogger

Robert’s latest Corporate Blog Tip (#10) is simple but well worth taking note of: ‘If the only way people know you is through your blog you’ll be seen as a pretty one-dimensional person. Blogging does have lots of advantages: lots of people can get to know you with a minimal ...more
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