Yahoo to launch blog ad network Wednesday
3rd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Yahoo to launch blog ad network Wednesday

It looks like Wednesday is the day that Yahoo will launch its Publishing Network if this article at CNET is right. ‘Yahoo is planning to launch on Wednesday an ad network for small Web publishers intended to strengthen its hand against rival Google, a source familiar with the plan told ...more
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Strategic Blogging – Strategy
3rd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 7

Strategic Blogging – Strategy

This post belongs to the Strategic Blogging Series. We’re almost at the end of the strategic Blogging plan now – this is the second last post – phew! You’ve analyzed your current position and have looked into the future to how you want your blog to be in each of ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
The Age Old Debate – Excerpts of Full Posts in RSS Feeds
3rd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 25

The Age Old Debate – Excerpts of Full Posts in RSS Feeds

Marketing Sherpa has a good post with 7 tips on podcasthing, RSS and blogging that might be of interest to readers. Here’s one on RSS that I subscribe to: ‘#1. Don’t give it all away Whether you’re promoting in a third-party RSS feed or using a feed yourself to get ...more
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The Latest State of the Blogosphere
2nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 4

The Latest State of the Blogosphere

Sifry is doing another State of the Blogosphere series – the first of which looks at some overall growth figures of the Blogging community. Here’s his summary points: ‘Technorati was tracking over 14.2 Million weblogs, and over 1.3 billion links in July 2005 The blogosphere continues to double about every ...more
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Yahoo Publishing Network – Coming Soon
2nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 8

Yahoo Publishing Network – Coming Soon

The rumors that the new Yahoo Publishing Network (a competitor to Google’s Adsense program) have been circulating the web of the past few days on a number of blogs and forums including Webmaster World, Thread Watch and at Jensense. It looks like an announcement could be imminent. Fueling my own ...more
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31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 2
2nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 8

31 Days to Building a Better Blog – Day 2

Here are the latest tips that readers of ProBlogger have written in the last 24 hours as a contribution to the wider community’s learning on the topic of Blogging. It’s part of our 31 Days to Building a Better Blog Project. I hope you enjoy: Syntagma wrote a post titled ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
Strategic Blogging – Issues, Present Position and Future Direction
2nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 8

Strategic Blogging – Issues, Present Position and Future Direction

This post belongs to the Strategic Blogging Series. Issues If we want to design a strategy to help us reach our goals we need to identify the areas in which we need to work. At this point in the strategic plan we take time to break down the task of ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog
CarbWire For Sale
2nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

CarbWire For Sale

Anyone in the market to buy a successful blog might be interested in the sale of CarbWire – a blog (with a PR of 6) about everything Low Carb. Site Forums has the details of the sale for interested buyers: Revenue details: Google AdSense brings in several hundred dollars a ...more
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Strategic Blogging – Vision and Goals
2nd of August 2005 Darren Rowse 6

Strategic Blogging – Vision and Goals

This post belongs to the Strategic Blogging Series. Vision Having answered questions about why we blog (mission) and setting some boundaries for our behavior in doing so (Values) it’s now time to be a little more concrete in our big picture thinking. Where are you headed with your blogging? More ...more
31 Days to Building a Better Blog