AdSense ‘Change to ads about’ Ads Reappearing
21st of May 2006 Darren Rowse 31

AdSense ‘Change to ads about’ Ads Reappearing

I’ve just started seeing the following ads on ProBlogger.net today in my AdSense ads. They look pretty normal except for the last line or two ‘Change to ads about:’ with alternate ad categories under them. When you click one of the links under that it reloads the page and you ...more
Adsense
4% of ProBlogger Readers are Six Figure Bloggers
20th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 19

4% of ProBlogger Readers are Six Figure Bloggers

Early results after 24 hours on this week’s poll show that 12% of ProBlogger readers are earning over $1000 per month from blogging and 4% are earning over $10,000 (making them six figure bloggers if they average that over a year). At the other end of the spectrum 25% don’t ...more
Pro Blogging News
What to Do When You’ve Said Everything there is to Say
20th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 21

What to Do When You’ve Said Everything there is to Say

Do you ever feel that you’ve written about everything that needs to be said on the topic of your blog? If you do – you’re not alone. Many bloggers hit a dry patch 6 to 12 months into their blog when they feel they’ve already covered almost every aspect of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Poll of the Week – How Much Money do you Make from Blogging?
20th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 55

Poll of the Week – How Much Money do you Make from Blogging?

I was interviewed during the week by an Australian journalist who was fascinated by the idea that people were making money from blogs. As with most interviews that I do the old ‘how much can bloggers earn?’ question came out fairly early in the piece (it’s an oldie but a ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Positioning BlogAds for Maximum Impact
19th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 16

Positioning BlogAds for Maximum Impact

I’ve noticed quite a few bloggers using BlogAds.com ads on their blogs recently so thought I’d share a simple tip that should help attract advertisers. I share this out of my experience both as a BlogAds publisher (I use their ads on a number of my blogs) but also as ...more
Advertising
Six Figure AdSense Publisher Shares How He Did It
19th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 65

Six Figure AdSense Publisher Shares How He Did It

Earlier in the week I was visiting a discussion forum (I don’t remember which one) and came across a product that I wish I’d stumbled across in my first months of blogging (and not now 3 years later). It’s called AdSense Videos (aff) and it’s produced and presented by a ...more
Adsense
Alternablog: Podcast
18th of May 2006 7

Alternablog: Podcast

This post has been submitted by regular contributor – Aaron Brazell Recently, we began examining alternate forms of blogging. Mostly this is to stimulate thought on other methods of bringing content to the table. Last week it was mobile blogging, or moblogging. Another alternablog is the podcast. While podcast describes ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Schedule Writing Times
18th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 15

Schedule Writing Times

One of the ways that I find helpful to get back into the momentum of writing a blog is to set aside specific times for writing. I find it is very easy to get distracted by the many different elements of maintaining a blog, to the point where I find ...more
Writing Content
Building on Reader Comments to Maintain Blogging Momentum
18th of May 2006 Darren Rowse 12

Building on Reader Comments to Maintain Blogging Momentum

Blogging is conversational in it’s very nature and one way to build momentum on a blog is to take the conversation a step further and let your readership set the agenda for your posting. I quite often am inspired by the comments, questions and experiences that are contributed by ProBlogger ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips