Tubetorial Launches – First Impression Review
6th of September 2006 Darren Rowse 17

Tubetorial Launches – First Impression Review

I’ve been waiting the launch of tubetorial for the past few weeks since hearing about it from Brian from Copyblogger (one of the gang behind tubetorial). Tubetorial is a video based tutorial site which will focus upon web development and internet marketing. It’s launched with three videos: What Bloggers Need ...more
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Technorati Tag Link Generator
6th of September 2006 Darren Rowse 6

Technorati Tag Link Generator

Blake writes a post on Technorati Tags and has developed a little Technorati Tag Link Generator tool that may be of some use to some of you who don’t have the functionality built into your blogging tools already (like some blog desktop publishers do). Here’s some tags I just used ...more
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Lessons from Steve Irwin the Crocodile Hunter
6th of September 2006 Darren Rowse 23

Lessons from Steve Irwin the Crocodile Hunter

A few readers have emailed me today to ask if I’m going to post about the tragic death of Steve Irwin, Crocodile Hunter. While I’m a proud Australian and have been saddened by his passing, I’d not really seen the need for a post here to mark the occasion as ...more
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Relational Blogging
6th of September 2006 Darren Rowse 6

Relational Blogging

Today I spent a little more time reading Darby Checkett’s ‘Leverage‘ (aff) and was drawn to a chapter titled ‘The Best Investment You’ll Ever Make’. Darby’s book is about how to achieve ‘tipping points’ through different leverages and this chapter focusses upon Relationships as one of those leverages. Early in ...more
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How much money is a blog Worth?
5th of September 2006 Darren Rowse 18

How much money is a blog Worth?

Simon at Bloggasm has been asking himself a question that I hear increasing debate over ‘how much money is a blog worth?’ Simon’s seen attempt to put values at blogs which seem overblown (for example the one that Dane came up with at Business Opportunities which was based upon the ...more
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112 Days until Christmas – Is Your Blog Ready?
4th of September 2006 Darren Rowse 14

112 Days until Christmas – Is Your Blog Ready?

September has arrived at last and entrepreneurial bloggers and web-masters everywhere are rejoicing! Why? I’ll give you a hint…. Yesterday I was in one of my city’s big department stores and I saw something that shocked me a little – they’d begun putting up their Christmas decorations! Traditionally August is ...more
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Official Problogger Seal
3rd of September 2006 Darren Rowse 21

Official Problogger Seal

Looking for an official seal for your blog? No? Neither was I until I found the Official Seal Generator. This one goes in the ‘weekend distractions’ basket. found via Presurfer
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Slander In Comments – What are the Legalities?
2nd of September 2006 Darren Rowse 45

Slander In Comments – What are the Legalities?

I’ve been asked 3 times over the last few weeks what the legal implications of letting people post comments on your blog are and to this point I’ve never been able to point them to a case that I knew of where legal action was taken over comments. But it ...more
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Why Having a Blog is Like Having a Baby
2nd of September 2006 Darren Rowse 40

Why Having a Blog is Like Having a Baby

This Sunday is Fathers Day here in Australia and to celebrate my first one as a Dad I thought I’d do a little post on why having a blog is like having a baby. Disclaimer – yes I know having a blog is nothing like having a baby – for ...more
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