BlogExplosion sells for Six Figures
25th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 5

BlogExplosion sells for Six Figures

BlogExplosion have announced that they’ve been sold for in excess of $100,000. Congratulations to them and to Jeremy for brokering the sale.
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ANZAC
25th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 2

ANZAC

Just a quick note to let readers know that today’s a public holiday here in Australia – it’s ANZAC day (the day we remember lives given in active service). We’ll be remembering it by going to the ANZAC day Australian Rules Football match at the ‘G’.
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Expertise builds Blog Credibility
25th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 2

Expertise builds Blog Credibility

This post is part of a series of posts on building blog credibility Does the blogger actually know what they are talking about? Some might argue that ‘expertise’ is a little close to ‘experience’ but I see it differently. As I wrote in the last post, I often write in ...more
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Experience builds Blog Credibility
25th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 11

Experience builds Blog Credibility

This post is part of a series of posts on building blog credibility Tangent Time – If you’ve ever done any traveling you’ll know that it’s often the advice of others that you bump into on the road that give you the best advice on what to see or what ...more
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Two Styles of Blogging
24th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 13

Two Styles of Blogging

Over at Kottke.org Jason (and his guest blogger Greg Knauss) reflected last week on the two types of bloggers (found via LexBlog): Referential – ‘uses the link (sometimes referred to as ‘link blogging’) as his fundamental unit of currency, building posts around ideas and experiences spawned elsewhere’ Experiential – ‘inwardly ...more
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Longevity in Blogging
24th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 16

Longevity in Blogging

This post is part of a series of posts on blog credibility Tangent Time – I used to go out with a girl who lived in a small rural town a few hours outside of Melbourne (a long time ago). We spent a fair bit of time in this town ...more
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Blogger Credibility
24th of April 2006 Darren Rowse 9

Blogger Credibility

Question from ProBlogger reader – Joshua: “My question is how to make yourself a credible source. For example, when I came across your site, I got the impression that you had no experience with blogging, but found your niche in “making money from blogging.” But since you had never actually ...more
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Landing Pages for TypePad Blogs
23rd of April 2006 Darren Rowse 3

Landing Pages for TypePad Blogs

Since writing my post on The Importance of Landing pages last week I’ve had a number of bloggers email asking for advice on how to make them – especially from bloggers not using WordPress (which has a ‘page’ function). Those bloggers using TypePad who want to work with Landing Pages ...more
Blog Design
How to Grow Your Blog’s Readership
23rd of April 2006 Darren Rowse 18

How to Grow Your Blog’s Readership

Guy Kawasaki has a useful post 10 lessons he’s learnt in How to Evangelize a Blog over his first 120 days of blogging. Here’s his list with a few of my own comments (his is the ‘bold’ (and he has more to say under each) mine is the rest): 1. ...more
Blog Promotion