Zookoda – New Email Newsletter System
22nd of March 2006 Darren Rowse 27

Zookoda – New Email Newsletter System

Regular readers will notice that my email subscription submission form at the top of my left hand menu has changed. This is because I’m beta testing a new email newsletter service called Zookoda which is designed specifically for bloggers wanting to offer their readers a way to subscribe to their ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Should Sites Republish Blog’s Content?
22nd of March 2006 Darren Rowse 54

Should Sites Republish Blog’s Content?

There’s an Interesting post and comments thread over at Mobile Jones where Debbie Jones talks about another site that is republishing her RSS feed without permission and is running ads on the site with some fairly prominent advertisers. This is an increasingly common occurrence and one that I’m asked about ...more
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Converting RSS Subscribers to Blog Readers
22nd of March 2006 Darren Rowse 9

Converting RSS Subscribers to Blog Readers

Phil Sim has an interesting post about The little post that could… where he had an influx of traffic to his blog from his RSS subscribers the day he wrote a post that mentioned his new blog design. Getting RSS subscribers to visit a blog is a challenge that many ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
gnoos — Aussie Blog Search
21st of March 2006 Darren Rowse 1

gnoos — Aussie Blog Search

Yet another place for Aussie bloggers to submit their URLs and RSS feeds to at the new Aussie Blog Search at Gnoos.
Blogging Tools and Services
Engadget accused of Unethical Blogging
21st of March 2006 Darren Rowse 22

Engadget accused of Unethical Blogging

There’s an interesting story emerging on Digg with regards to Engadget and their acknowledging of sources of stories. The controversy is around this story at dapreview.net. Whether Engadget are at fault or not I’m not in a position to say – but the story is an important one for bloggers ...more
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YPN change their Terms and Conditions
21st of March 2006 Darren Rowse 4

YPN change their Terms and Conditions

YPN have just emailed their beta publishers to notify them that their Terms and Conditions were ‘modified’ this past weekend (crazily the link to the TaC in their email didn’t work). Unfortunately they do not say how they have been modified so unless you have a copy of the old ...more
Yahoo Publishing Network
Efficient Blogging – Lessons from Elite Athletes
20th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 8

Efficient Blogging – Lessons from Elite Athletes

Tangent Time: Here in Melbourne the Commonwealth Games have been on for the last 5 or so days and I’ve been fortunate enough to get along to three sessions so far (Rugby 7s, Hockey and last night the Athletics). We’ll be heading to another Athletics session later in the week. ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Speedlinking – 20 March 2006
20th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 16

Speedlinking – 20 March 2006

AdSenseBlackList.com a way of filtering low paying ads on AdSense. Wayne takes a look at Visitor Traffic Logs and how to put them to work for you. Aaron attempts to answer a question about whether to using pay per click marketing or organic SEO. You’ve probably seen little icons like ...more
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Australian Blogs Index
20th of March 2006 Darren Rowse 20

Australian Blogs Index

Yaro points to a new service called AustralianBlogs.com.au that bookmarks Australian blogs. If you’re an Aussie, have a .au domain or are writing about Australian stuff they’re looking for your submission.
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