Fasten Your Seat Belts…. The Next Two Weeks Could Get Bumpy!
14th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 5

Fasten Your Seat Belts…. The Next Two Weeks Could Get Bumpy!

The bags are packed, my new email set up seems to be working, the laptop, laptop spare battery, ipod and digicam are all charged, passport and tickets have been checked 20 times, ipod is full of tunes and video clips for the 21 hours flying time ahead and blogs have ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Thanks to ProBlogger Partners
14th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 8

Thanks to ProBlogger Partners

This month ProBlogger welcomes four new partners through the Performancing Partners Ad network. Thanks to these partners I’m able to dedicate more time into the running of ProBlogger. As a special thank you ProBlogger’s Partners I’d like to introduce each of them to you 5 Star Affiliate Programs Monetize Your ...more
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Lisensa – Copyright Management Solution
13th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 7

Lisensa – Copyright Management Solution

A problem that I’m increasingly hearing bloggers voice is that they are finding other blogs (or splogs) blatantly ripping off their content in ways that violate their copyright (scraping, no attribution, republishing feeds and putting ads on them etc). Lisensa is an interesting new service for bloggers calling itself a ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Reader ‘Quick Tips’ – Update
12th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 2

Reader ‘Quick Tips’ – Update

Yesterday, on a whim, I asked readers to submit their blogging ‘quick tips’ hoping to get a few quality short guest posts for the next couple of weeks here at ProBlogger while I’m traveling. I did expect quite a few submissions – however the response has exceeded my expectations. As ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Placeless Office Tools
12th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 6

Placeless Office Tools

I’m always interested in how people manage their virtual offices as someone who has multiple partnerships with people all around the world. Running a business with people you’ve not met (or rarely physically get together with) is definitely a challenge but the the large range of Web 2.0 type services ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Improving AdSense CTR with Video
12th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 20

Improving AdSense CTR with Video

Eches Blog has an interesting post on Improving CTR by using Video next to Adsense by pointing to a site that uses AdSense Ads like this next to YouTube video clips: It’s a strategy that makes sense and I’ve long wondered why YouTube themselves (now owned by Google) have such ...more
Adsense
Submit Your Blogging ‘Quick Tips’
11th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 19

Submit Your Blogging ‘Quick Tips’

Have you learnt something about blogging that you’d like to quickly share with the rest of us? Next week I’m heading to Toronto for b5media meetings and to meet my fellow management team for the first time – but while I’m gone I’d like to feature some ‘quick tips’ from ...more
ProBlogger Site News
ReviewMe Launches
11th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 35

ReviewMe Launches

Yet another service has launched today that enables bloggers to write sponsored posts in return for a payment from advertisers. This one is called ReviewMe and has been talked about for a couple of weeks now in the wake of much of the controversy around PayPerPost. Reviews cost advertisers a ...more
Advertising
Google to Test Audio Ads
10th of November 2006 Darren Rowse 6

Google to Test Audio Ads

News is emerging today that Google is planning on launching a beta of Audio Ads by the end of the year. It’s previously dabbled in print advertising but now look like they’re targeting radio according to a range of articles going around today. I wonder if they’ll also do some ...more
Advertising