How to Improve Your Chitika Ads Performance
18th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 7

How to Improve Your Chitika Ads Performance

As I look towards the end of the year earnings across my blogs I’m particularly excited about the potential for my Chitika Ads. They continue to be my equal highest earner (with AdSense) and this will only increase over the coming weeks. Chitika (aff) have been providing publishers with advertising ...more
Chitika eMiniMalls
5 Essential OSX Blogging Tools
17th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 62

5 Essential OSX Blogging Tools

Glenn Wolsey, writer for Macguide Magazine and author of http://www.GlennWolsey.com expresses his views about the top applications for blogging on the Mac. – Thanks to Glenn for this guest post. Blogging can be a hugely rewarding and satisfying hobby, or in some cases job. But it does have it’s tough ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Speedlinking 17 November 2006
17th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 3

Speedlinking 17 November 2006

A few links from the last few days RSS feeds: Ben Bleikamp writes about how to setup WordPress locally on your Mac David Peralty writes a post asking how much is a post worth? and gives a few different options on how bloggers ca be paid Brian shares 10 ways ...more
Pro Blogging News
Introducing ChickAdvisor and Throng
17th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 1

Introducing ChickAdvisor and Throng

Jeremy, Mark and I spent a pleasant evening tonight with the founders of ChickAdvisor (Ali and Alex de Bold). I’d not come across the site before but it’s an innovative and fun site for women looking for reviews and looking to review products, services, restaurants, deals etc – all for ...more
Case Studies
The Most Important Thing a Semi-Problogger Should Remember
17th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 15

The Most Important Thing a Semi-Problogger Should Remember

The following reader quick tip was submitted by Bald Man from baldness. Let’s face it: Most of us aren’t Probloggers. Some of us don’t aspire to be. We’re students or home makers. We’ve got day jobs we love. For whatever reason, we’re semi-Probloggers. We’re not after a new career; we ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Mesh Meetup
17th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 9

Mesh Meetup

I had a great time at the Mesh meetup last night in Toronto. It was great to meet a few old friends and a few new ones – putting a lot of names to faces including Tony from Deep Jive Interests, Sacha Chua, Stuart MacDonald, Mark Evans (whose office I’m ...more
Pro Blogging News
Attending Underground Seminar in March 2007
17th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 8

Attending Underground Seminar in March 2007

A few months ago I received an email asking me to speak at a conference (Underground Seminar) in Washington DC in March next year. It was a little different to most other speaking opportunities that I receive in that it wasn’t actually for a blogging specific conference – but instead ...more
ProBlogger Site News
How to Choose a Profitable Topic for AdSense
17th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 10

How to Choose a Profitable Topic for AdSense

This post is part of the ‘Fine Tuning Your Blog for Christmas’ series. In reality this topic probably is a little late for THIS Christmas – but as I’ve been looking at AdSense optimization I thought I’d include it anyway for those of you looking to start a new blog ...more
Adsense
Google, Yahoo, Microsoft adopt same Web index tool – Sitemaps
17th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 5

Google, Yahoo, Microsoft adopt same Web index tool – Sitemaps

Quick news from today (thanks to Blaine for the tip): “Search engine rivals Google, Yahoo and Microsoft are teaming up to make it easier for Web site owners to make sure their sites get included in the Web indexes, the companies are expected to announce Thursday. The companies are adopting ...more
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