10 Techniques to Get More Comments on Your Blog
12th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 724

10 Techniques to Get More Comments on Your Blog

Only 1 out of every 100 Readers Comment on your Blog Below I’ll outline 10 ways you can increase the participation rate in the comments section on your blog. Jakob Nielsen’s latest study finds that 90% of online community users are lurkers (read or observe without contributing) with only 9% ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Amazon launches Product Preview to Associates
12th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 9

Amazon launches Product Preview to Associates

The Amazon Associate Program emailed their publishers today to let them know that they are officially launching their ‘Product Previews’ service to all Amazon publishers. This has previously only been a beta test with a select group of publishers. The ‘Product Previews’ allow you to promote Amazon products and give ...more
Affiliate Programs
Adbrite to Group Publishers in Channels
11th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 3

Adbrite to Group Publishers in Channels

Adbrite publishers received an email today announcing (without details) a new system that will cluster ‘the best’ AdBrite sites together in channels. The email reads: We’re testing a new system for advertisers that may result in many more ads for you to approve. More details to come, but the gist ...more
Advertising
AdSense Sandbox Tool
11th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 6

AdSense Sandbox Tool

If you run AdSense on your blog then the chances are you see the same old ads being run to it every day. If you’re anything like me you wonder what other AdSense ads people could be seeing. A little tool that might be interesting to some to use is ...more
Adsense
New Mac Ads Say it All
10th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 22

New Mac Ads Say it All

I think that the latest Mac/PC ads from Apple (counselor, better results and self pity) say it all don’t you? :-)
Pro Blogging News
Transitioning from Full Time to Part Time Blogging
10th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 4

Transitioning from Full Time to Part Time Blogging

One of my fellow blog tips bloggers ZMAng from blogHelper has written a post about Transitioning from Full Time to Part Time Blogging. It’s a post that caught my attention for a number of reasons – one of which is that over the last few years I’ve seen more bloggers ...more
Pro Blogging News
Speedlinking 10 October 2006
10th of October 2006 Darren Rowse

Speedlinking 10 October 2006

If you have an email newsletter you might like to read Stephan’s post where he asks ‘are you email response rates dropping?‘ and gives some tips on how to improve them. Shel explains his blog comment policy – he calls it the Living Room policy. Do you have a comments ...more
Pro Blogging News
10 Ways to Improve Your Blogging through Practice
10th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 26

10 Ways to Improve Your Blogging through Practice

When I was 13 my life was fairly simple and largely revolved around one thing – Tennis. I was fortunate enough to live next door to two tennis courts and so most evenings after school involved hitting balls with friends, family or even practising with myself hitting against the blue ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Chickens Project Receipt
9th of October 2006 Darren Rowse 1

Chickens Project Receipt

Just a quick note for those who participated in the ‘blogging for chickens‘ project to let you know that I have made the donation on your behalf today. The a screen shot of the web-receipt is posted below. The total donated via PayPal was $1030AU (a further 7 chickens were ...more
ProBlogger Site News