How to Leverage Your Blog for Bigger Things – Springboard Blogging Part II
25th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 23

How to Leverage Your Blog for Bigger Things – Springboard Blogging Part II

Yesterday I wrote about using a blog as a Springboard for bigger things. In the post I talked about different kinds of bloggers and shared a little of my own story. Today I want to suggest a few ways to build a blog that launches you into bigger things. So ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Speedlinking – 24 April 2007
24th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 3

Speedlinking – 24 April 2007

Chitika’s month long Blog Bash continues with a post from me on the topic of – “Help me, my mom is my blog’s only reader!” – I hope you enjoy it Des writes on Why “More” Can be Less in a WordPress Feed at Business and Blogging Chris writes a ...more
Pro Blogging News
Blogs as Launching Pads….
24th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 47

Blogs as Launching Pads….

Are you jumping up and down on the one spot with your Blog or are you using it as a launching pad for something else? While I was in Washington at the Underground Online Seminar, one of the speakers (I can’t remember which one) spoke in passing about an entrepreneurial ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Testing Moblogging
23rd of April 2007 Darren Rowse 22

Testing Moblogging

Today a package that i had been waiting for arrived – a new nokia n95. Part of the appeal was its web browsing capabilities and wi-fi. So the logical first move was a post via phone. I doubt it will be a regular thing though as it is quite tedious. ...more
General
Hosted or Standalone Blogging Platforms – Which is Best?
22nd of April 2007 Darren Rowse 81

Hosted or Standalone Blogging Platforms – Which is Best?

One of the most common questions that I get asked around blogging platforms is whether people should go for a hosted blog platform like Blogger, TypePad or WordPress.com or whether they should go for a stand alone platform that you host on your own domain and server like WordPress.org, Drupal ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
The Future of Blogging?
21st of April 2007 Darren Rowse 44

The Future of Blogging?

Otto asks – “We’re reading almost the same posts on every top blogs – it makes me feel that either there’s nothing really new on making blogs and/or that blogs are past. So, what’s next? Otto, I presume you’re talking about reading the same posts covered on blogs blogging about ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Leveraging Blog Profile to Open New Opportunties
20th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 19

Leveraging Blog Profile to Open New Opportunties

I’m always looking for examples of how blogging opens up doors for those who write them to lead them into new opportunities to build their profile and make a living. Today ProBlogger guest blogger Wendy Piersall gave us a prime example with her post The Biggest Blog Post of My ...more
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How to List Your Blog in MySpace News
20th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 21

How to List Your Blog in MySpace News

MySpace have recently launched their News service (complete with some very nauseating flashing ads that I’m seeing right now). Loren from Search Engine Journal posts that blogs and news sites wanting to be considered for this new index can submit their link here. This is a worthwhile endeavor for any ...more
Blog Promotion
Speedlinking – 20 April 2007
20th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 4

Speedlinking – 20 April 2007

Taking a month off from reading a feed reader is a liberating thing…. until you come home and are confronted with tens of thousands of unread posts. Today I began the task of catching up – here’s some of the first pieces of news, tips and posts from the last ...more
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