What’s the Weirdest Thing You’ve Sold on Amazon?
12th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 34

What’s the Weirdest Thing You’ve Sold on Amazon?

Some days when I check what was bought via my Amazon Associate’s affiliate program the previous day I just have to laugh. Here’s a random sample of 10 items from yesterday’s sales which I think has to be the oddest collection of sales I’ve every had in a day. Waring ...more
Affiliate Programs
Adding a Personal Touch to Your Blog
12th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 22

Adding a Personal Touch to Your Blog

Last week’s post ‘7 reasons why personal blogs rock‘ got a great reaction from readers. One of the recurring pieces of feedback I had from other bloggers was that my style of blogging was quite ‘personal’ even on my ‘non personal’ blogs. One ProBlogger reader commented via email: ‘Sometimes I ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
27% of Healthcare Bloggers have Advertising – More are willing to Run them
11th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 15

27% of Healthcare Bloggers have Advertising – More are willing to Run them

Envision have published the result of a survey that they undertook of healthcare bloggers. They cover a lot of ground in the survey but the key findings with regards to advertising on these blogs were: Healthcare bloggers are divided on whether running advertising negatively impacts blogger credibility…. Only 27% have ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Melbourne Bloggers – Blog Date
11th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 31

Melbourne Bloggers – Blog Date

Are there any Melbourne readers who would like to get together for a few hours one morning in the coming week or two to hang out and do some blogging over breakfast, a coffee and with other bloggers? I’ve often sat here in a cafe blogging and wondered how many ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Speedlinking – 10 December 2006
10th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 12

Speedlinking – 10 December 2006

Kevin reflects on 9 keys to networking via blogs for introverts (bouncing off Rob May’s How to Network: For Introverts) something I think I need to read as the king of introverts! Leon asks What is SpeedLinking? and tries to come up with a definition of it, looks at who ...more
Pro Blogging News
Full Text Feeds Or Partial RSS Feeds? – Another Test Case
9th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 55

Full Text Feeds Or Partial RSS Feeds? – Another Test Case

The old Full Feeds vs Partial Feeds debate is back with Digital Inspiration posting Do You Publish Full Text Feeds Or Partial RSS Feeds? It’s actually an interesting post because Amit demonstrates the impact of moving from partial feeds to full feeds upon Digital Inspiration. He noticed a jump in ...more
Pro Blogging News
Poll of the Week Closed
9th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 5

Poll of the Week Closed

I’ve had to end the Poll of the Week because of ongoing problems that I was having with it and how it was impacting the design of the rest of the blog. I believe the results are accurate enough (with 732 responses over the two days that it ran) so ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Win 10 Great ‘Blogging’ Books at ProBlogger
9th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 94

Win 10 Great ‘Blogging’ Books at ProBlogger

I’m giving one lucky ProBlogger reader a Christmas present this year – read on to find out how you can get in the running for it… I was just taking a look through my essential books for bloggers post in which I list 70 books that I and a few ...more
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Vote for ProBlogger in the 2006 Weblog Awards
8th of December 2006 Darren Rowse 24

Vote for ProBlogger in the 2006 Weblog Awards

The 2006 Weblog Awards are on and there are some of my favorite blogs featured. Thanks to whoever nominated ProBlogger in the Business category (I have some stiff competition) – if you’d like to vote for ProBlogger you can do so here. You can vote once per day.
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