Yahoo! Buzz Rank Top 20 Blogs Search Engine Referrals
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse

Yahoo! Buzz Rank Top 20 Blogs Search Engine Referrals

Yahoo! did an interesting dig around their Buzz Index and looked at the top 20 blogs at Technorati and how they rank with each other in terms of which blogs receive the most visitors via search. The findings showed that the lead blog on Technorati (Boing Boing) was actually 14th ...more
Pro Blogging News
Blogging Pro Changes Hands
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse

Blogging Pro Changes Hands

John Hesch has posted his last post at Blogging Pro – one of my daily reads. Whilst I’m confident it’s in good hands the new owner Jacob Gower it is a little sad to see John go as he’s become a part of my daily rhythm. All the best John ...more
Pro Blogging News
Syndicating Your Blog in Offline Media
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Syndicating Your Blog in Offline Media

A journalist yesterday asked me if anyone had ever asked to syndicate any of my blogs in any other form of media (newspapers or magazines). I answered that I’ve had a few requests from online media outlets to syndicate some of what I write (which I have allowed in some ...more
Other Income Streams
Blog Feedback Settings in Movable Type 3.2
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 15

Blog Feedback Settings in Movable Type 3.2

I’ve recently been considering moving my last remaining Movable Type blogs over to WordPress 1.5 – however I think I might hold off a little and see what MT 3.2 turns out like. They are in ‘talk it up’ mode at the moment at Six Apart but I have to ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
How Many Blogs to Focus Upon?
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 12

How Many Blogs to Focus Upon?

Paul wrote a week or so ago about his decision to scale back his blogs to those which are most profitable in a post titled One site or one hundred sites?: ‘a couple of weeks ago I sat down and made a spreadsheet of all my sites and where my ...more
Pro Blogging News
Interview with Ashley Norris – Shiny Media
6th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 18

Interview with Ashley Norris – Shiny Media

As I mentioned in my ‘I’m home’ post – I was fortunately to catch up with two talented ProBloggers whilst I was in London – Ashley Norris and Katie Lee from Shiny Media. Ashley and I have been emailing for sometime now as Shiny have been a blogging enterprise that ...more
Pro Blogger Interviews
What Caught My Eye in RSS
5th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 4

What Caught My Eye in RSS

As I slowly make my way through the 10,000+ unread RSS feeds that have accumulated in my Bloglines account over the past month a number os posts have caught my attention which I thought I’d highlight here. Some of them have been mentioned by my guest bloggers but there’s no ...more
Pro Blogging News
Posting Frequency Observations
5th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 14

Posting Frequency Observations

One of the things that going away and not checking your RSS feeds for a month can do for you is help identify who is blogging how much. I generally clear my bloglines account every day. As a result I don’t notice from day to day which of my 350 ...more
Writing Content
Adsense now allows Click Fraud Reporting
5th of July 2005 Darren Rowse 8

Adsense now allows Click Fraud Reporting

Jensense has a bit of a scoop – she’s been asked by Google to announce a new feature that enables people to report a publisher who is committing click fraud: ‘If you know of a publisher engaging in click fraud, you can now report them anonymously by clicking the “Ads ...more
Adsense