Free Writing – Battling Bloggers Block
23rd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 8

Free Writing – Battling Bloggers Block

3. Free Writing – Just Write – When I run out first sit down to work out what to say for a public speaking gig I often lock myself in a private room and just begin to speak (to myself) randomly on the topic that I’ve been asked to talk ...more
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Adsense Thanksgiving Themed Ads
22nd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 3

Adsense Thanksgiving Themed Ads

I’m hearing reports from Adsense publishers that Adsense are asking some publishers if they will give them permission to run special Thanksgiving ads this Thursday on some of their ads. Ads will be normal running ads but will be made to look “thanksgiving-ish” according to the email. This looks to ...more
Adsense
Subscribe to Comments Feature Added
22nd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 11

Subscribe to Comments Feature Added

After many readers making the suggestion I’ve finally added a Subscribe to Comments Plugin to ProBlogger.net. So now if you want to know when others add comments after you to check the little ‘ Notify me of followup comments via e-mail’ box and you’ll get emails every time anyone comments. ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Idea Journals – Battling Bloggers Block
22nd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 22

Idea Journals – Battling Bloggers Block

This is part 2 in the Battling Bloggers Block Series 2. Keep an idea Journal – I have a little Moleskine notebook (pictured) that I carry everywhere with me. I use it for all kinds of purposes but largely it’s for capturing random thoughts and ideas – often for speaking ...more
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Battling Bloggers Block – Change your Blogging Environment
22nd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 10

Battling Bloggers Block – Change your Blogging Environment

On the weekend I got ‘speakers block’. I had to do two speaking gigs and a couple of times in my preparation ‘hit the wall’ when it came to creative ideas on how to make my presentations to the next level. Luckily I’ve been speaking in public for around 12 ...more
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Promote your RSS feed with ‘Add to Google’ button
22nd of November 2005 Darren Rowse 12

Promote your RSS feed with ‘Add to Google’ button

You can now add a Add to Google button to your blog that will promote your RSS feed to readers to help them add your feed to their Google homepage and/or Google Reader. found via Steve
Blog Promotion
WordPress.com Goes Live
21st of November 2005 Darren Rowse 8

WordPress.com Goes Live

Lots of WordPress News today – it seems that the free hosted blog platform, WordPress.com has gone live and is now available for all bloggers and not just those invited into the system. Sign Up here
Blogging Tools and Services
WordPress 2.0 Beta
21st of November 2005 Darren Rowse 12

WordPress 2.0 Beta

Ooooh! WordPress 2.0 is in Beta!
Blogging Tools and Services
13 Tips on Asking other Bloggers for Links
21st of November 2005 Darren Rowse 55

13 Tips on Asking other Bloggers for Links

Robert writes a blog tip on how to ask him for a link in his post – A PR tip, don’t beg for links: ‘Never beg a blogger for links. Say, instead, “here’s something you might find interesting.”’ Here’s a few other tips when you’re emailing other bloggers with links. ...more
Blog Promotion