Sexy AdSense Ads
21st of June 2006 Darren Rowse 33

Sexy AdSense Ads

One of the side effects of staring at blogs with ads on them all day is that I generally don’t see them any more. But yesterday I spotted some AdSense ads on a number of sites that definately got my attention. There’s a screen capture of one of the ads ...more
Adsense
How much Traffic does Being Ranked 1 on Google Bring?
21st of June 2006 Darren Rowse 22

How much Traffic does Being Ranked 1 on Google Bring?

Ever wonder how much traffic the top keyword position on Google can bring in on a keyword? Chris Smith sheds a little light on the topic and gives an example of one site he was working on that had a very popular term (which he calls ‘term X’ that fell ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Scoopt Words – Interview with Graham Holliday
21st of June 2006 Darren Rowse 27

Scoopt Words – Interview with Graham Holliday

A few weeks ago I started getting emails from readers telling me about a new way of making money from blogs that they’d come across by the name of Scoopt Words. I’ll be honest and say that the emails came at a busy time for me and I didn’t give ...more
Blogging for Dollars
Speedlinking – 20 June 2006
20th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 9

Speedlinking – 20 June 2006

Gilad has produced a WP plugin that resolves the non-www/www/index.php issues with WP and that redirects them all to one consistent location. Peter Forret has been tracking down blog spammers and found one in Austria (via the newly designed BlogHerald) WP’s Theme Viewer has relaunched with a new design – ...more
Pro Blogging News
How to Install WordPress
20th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 22

How to Install WordPress

David at Blogging Pro has a useful post for those wanting to switch to WordPress but who are daunted by the process. His post is My WordPress Install Process. Similarly Rachel has a screencast of her install process – which was so simple that even I could do it! Of ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Screwy Bloglines/Feedburner Results?
20th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 25

Screwy Bloglines/Feedburner Results?

Is anyone else seeing ALOT of old posts coming up in their Bloglines account as new posts today? I know this happens from time to time on an occasional basis but today it seems that every second unread item in my Bloglines account is one that I’ve read before. Some ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
AdSense Survey Questions – Have your Say Here
20th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 14

AdSense Survey Questions – Have your Say Here

A number of readers have emailed me parts (or and all) of the AdSense survey that some publishers were sent over the weekend. Here are a couple of the more interesting questions that they asked. I’m not sure how serious they are about all of these things but they must ...more
Adsense
How to Increase a Blog’s Page Views
20th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 54

How to Increase a Blog’s Page Views

There is often a lot of talk in ‘how to blog’ type articles on increasing visitors numbers to a blog there is another statistic that is important to some bloggers also – page views. Most statistics packages measure both for you – ‘visitors’ (or unique visitors) measures the number of ...more
Blog Promotion
b5media launches 4 ‘CoBranded’ Blogs
20th of June 2006 Darren Rowse 6

b5media launches 4 ‘CoBranded’ Blogs

I don’t generally post every announcement that we make over at b5media but this is one that I think fits with the ProBlogger focus of bloggers finding new ways to build commercial blogs. Today we’re announcing four new cobranded blogs with VIP Fan Clubs – the official fan club and ...more
Pro Blogging News