Amazon aStore First Impressions Review
21st of August 2006 Darren Rowse 32

Amazon aStore First Impressions Review

Amazon have in the last day released a new beta test for their associates to try out – aStore. Put most simply – this is a way to add a shop to your blog (similar to Chitika’s shoplinc – the main difference being that Shoplincs are CPC (cost per click ...more
Affiliate Programs
Speedlinking – 21 August 2006
21st of August 2006 Darren Rowse 7

Speedlinking – 21 August 2006

The Get Rich Project writes a post on 5 Ways to Improve Your Affiliate Sales. Liz has taken the links from our group writing project and is making a story out of it (definitely in the ‘fun’ box). Instabloke writes a post with 10 Reasons Why He Doesn’t Like Your ...more
Pro Blogging News
How to Set Up WordPress – Step by Step Video Tutorial
21st of August 2006 Darren Rowse 21

How to Set Up WordPress – Step by Step Video Tutorial

Rachel’s posted a great video titled WordPress Quickstart Screencast Tutorial which is well worth looking at if you’re at the start of your WordPress journey. She covers: 1. Installing a free FTP program and connecting to your website 2. Creating a database for WordPress. 3. Installing WordPress. 4. Configuring WordPress ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Meez
20th of August 2006 Darren Rowse 21

Meez

A little weekend fun…. What do you think of the likeness?
General
Even the ‘Big Boys’ Call It Quits At Times
20th of August 2006 Darren Rowse 29

Even the ‘Big Boys’ Call It Quits At Times

I was just doing my rounds of other digital photography blogs and discovered Weblogs Inc’s offering in the niche has closed up shop (although it hasn’t been moved to their ‘retired’ section of their network list yet). I have to say I’m not too surprised by the move – from ...more
Blog Networks
How To Achieve Your Goals – Hint #1
19th of August 2006 Darren Rowse 34

How To Achieve Your Goals – Hint #1

Friend – ‘Darren, I never seem to reach any of my goals.’ Darren – ‘What are your Goals?’ Friend – ‘…ummm….. ‘ Darren – ‘Do you have any goals?’ Friend – ‘Yes – at the start of the year I worked some out’ Darren – ‘So what are your goals?’ ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Secrets of eMoms Blogging Success
19th of August 2006 Darren Rowse 13

Secrets of eMoms Blogging Success

I just found out that I missed one link in the group writing project that for some reason didn’t make it to my inbox despite it’s blogger sending it to me multiple times. Sorry to Wendy from eMoms at Home for that. As I looked over the post I realized ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How to Get Eyeballs on Your Archives
19th of August 2006 Darren Rowse 38

How to Get Eyeballs on Your Archives

Many bloggers are sitting on a treasure trove and don’t even know it (or don’t know how to use it). The treasure is in their archives – hundreds, if not thousands of posts that they’ve slaved over for hundreds of hours that unfortunately are rarely seen by readers. This post ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Washington Post Launches Sponsored Blogroll Ad Network
19th of August 2006 Darren Rowse 7

Washington Post Launches Sponsored Blogroll Ad Network

Steve has picked up on the story that the Washington Post has launched a service to help marketers find blogs to advertise on. It’s called Sponsored Blogroll. They are building a network of bloggers to participate. Marketers can browse bloggers in the network and WP’s sales team will sell ads ...more
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