Posts from the Archives that You Might have Missed
26th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 6

Posts from the Archives that You Might have Missed

Over the next few days V and I are taking a few days break down the coast – a long weekend away of sorts – after what has been a rather full on few months. So in my absence I’ve decided to run a little series highlighting some posts from ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Ten Grammar Errors that Could be Haunting Your Blog
26th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 28

Ten Grammar Errors that Could be Haunting Your Blog

Do you ever get the feeling that a blog post is written directly for you? While I’m not sure this one is written with me in mind – it could well be! Top Ten Grammar Errors that Haunt Web Pages it’s = it is Web site (or page) vs. web ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
moo offers 10 Free Skype Calling Cards
25th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 13

moo offers 10 Free Skype Calling Cards

moo printing have done it again. Last time they offered 10 free minicards in conjunction with Flickr – this time they’re doing it with Skype. Get in quick to be part of their 10,000 free 10 pack give away. I just ordered mine (it says ‘Call Me’) on the front ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Chitika ShopCloud$
25th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 12

Chitika ShopCloud$

Chitika have announced a new product today – ShopCloud$ You can see an example of it below – but basically it is a tag cloud that highlights ‘hot products’ as well as a search box with an AJAX option that suggests products as people add letters into the search field. ...more
General
Speedlinking 25 October 2006
25th of October 2006 Darren Rowse

Speedlinking 25 October 2006

A List Apart has a good tutorial on creating Print friendly versions of your pages Loren has decided to use Google’s new Custom Search to power the Blog Search Engine – submit your blogs to it today. Brian writes a great post on using Bullet Points in your posts Aviva ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
WordPress MU 1.0 Launches
25th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 7

WordPress MU 1.0 Launches

WordPress MU 1.0 has been launched today. This is a ‘Multi User’ blog platform (it’s what is behind WordPress.com) and is designed to run many blogs on the one install rather than just one – something I know many bloggers will be interested in. It does sound like it is ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Introduction to WordPress Resources
25th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 28

Introduction to WordPress Resources

I’m sure I’ve seen some good resources on this previously – but has anyone written (or seen anyone else write) a good free and easy to comprehend Introduction to Using WordPress that talks beginners through the basics of things like: Posting Uploading Photos Creating Categories Making Drafts Changing Timestamps Moderating ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
RSS News Reader Reviews
24th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 40

RSS News Reader Reviews

I missed this earlier in the month but CNET put together a review of some of the more popular RSS readers at Make your own headlines. They looked at Bloglines (rated 7.7), Rojo (rated 6.7), Google Reader (no rating given), FeedDemon 2 (rated 8.0) and Newsagator Inbox 2.6 (rated 7.5). ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
ProBlogger Community Search Engine – Submit Your Sites
24th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 25

ProBlogger Community Search Engine – Submit Your Sites

So Google’s Custom Search Engine service is now live and I thought I’d give it a go to see how it works and have a bit of fun. I’ve created a ProBlogger Search Engine which you as ProBlogger readers are welcome to contribute sites to. There’s a link on that ...more
Blogging Tools and Services