How to Improve Your Blog By Partnering Up
25th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 16

How to Improve Your Blog By Partnering Up

Scot Longyear from Worshipplus sent in this reader ‘quick tip’: The old adage that two heads are better than one hold true in blogging. Here are a few advantages: 1. More eyes for proofreading. The more looks you can get before you post, the better your content and clarity. 2. ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Writing Seasonal Content for Christmas
25th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 6

Writing Seasonal Content for Christmas

With the end of the year approaching the web surfing habits of the average web user changes. The way you position yourself now in the weeks leading up to this period can mean you’re ready to capitalize on some of these changes. I noticed this last year particularly when analyzing ...more
Writing Content
How to Write Your “About Me” Page
24th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 120

How to Write Your “About Me” Page

Want to learn more about how to make money blogging? Subscribe to ProBlogger today for free. How do you write an About Me page? There are four main questions that readers want answered on your About Me page: who you are… your expertise and how it addresses… their problem or ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How to Optimize Your Blog for Search Engines
24th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 92

How to Optimize Your Blog for Search Engines

So you’re looking to increase the profitability of your blog for the Christmas period (and beyond). You’ve optimized your AdSense, Chitika and Affiliate programs, you’ve even written a little seasonal content…. but there’s one missing element…. Traffic. Unless you actually have people viewing your blog it is very difficult to ...more
Search Engine Optimization
How to Drive Traffic to Your Affiliate Programs
23rd of November 2006 Darren Rowse 7

How to Drive Traffic to Your Affiliate Programs

One key to affiliate programs succeeding is that you have enough traffic that actually sees your affiliate links. There is little point in actually deep linking to products on pages that no one actually visits. So how can you increase the chances of people seeing and potentially clicking your affiliate ...more
Affiliate Programs
Put Chikita as your AdSense alternate URL
23rd of November 2006 Darren Rowse 9

Put Chikita as your AdSense alternate URL

This reader ‘quick tip’ was submitted by Antoine Khater from All Day I Dream About Photography Wouldn’t be nice to have you Chikita emini-mall or ShopCloud$ (aff) showing up as the Alternate URL of Adsense? Here is a trick I recently learned on how to do it. Just set up ...more
Adsense
Reflections On A Week in Toronto
23rd of November 2006 Darren Rowse 11

Reflections On A Week in Toronto

Well all good things must come to an end and as I write this I find myself at Toronto’s international airport awaiting my flight to LA and then home. Quite a few people have asked me how I’ve found Canada and particularly how I’ve found meeting some of the b5media ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Amazon Include Gift Certificates in Referral Program
23rd of November 2006 Darren Rowse 1

Amazon Include Gift Certificates in Referral Program

Amazon have just announced that they are now allowing publishers to earn commission when readers that they refer buy a gift certificate in the Amazon store as part of their Associates program. This is only the case up until the end of the year and commissions will be a flat ...more
Affiliate Programs
Increase AdSense Earnings with Competitive Ad Filter
22nd of November 2006 Darren Rowse 41

Increase AdSense Earnings with Competitive Ad Filter

Luke Meshios from Webmaster SEO wrote the following reader ‘quick tip’: Do you ever wonder why it is you get low clicks sometimes? 1 cents – 10 cents? This is because the Adsense Publishers are offering low amounts. Some times they offer a low amount because they have Adsense on ...more
Adsense