Is Your Blog Biased?
9th of April 2007 Aaron Wall 26

Is Your Blog Biased?

This post has been submitted by Aaron Wall – the author of the comprehensive Search Engine Optimization e-book SEO Book. He blogs at seobook.com What is bias? According to the Wikipedia: A bias is a prejudice in a general or specific sense, usually in the sense for having a preference ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
What Blog Metrics Packages Do You Use?
8th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 75

What Blog Metrics Packages Do You Use?

Edward asks – ‘How can I know where the readers of my blog mostly come from? Search Engines? MyBlogLog? Other Blog’s Links?’ Finding where the readers to your blog mainly come from is something that is well worth doing as it can help you grow and improve your blog. There ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Toronto Blogger Meet Up This Tuesday Night
7th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 19

Toronto Blogger Meet Up This Tuesday Night

This is pretty last minute but for those of you base in the Toronto area you might like to come along to an impromptu bloggers meet up that the b5media gang are putting together this Tuesday night. A number of the core b5 team are flying into Toronto over the ...more
Pro Blogging News
Custom vs Premade Blog Themes
7th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 67

Custom vs Premade Blog Themes

The following post on custom vs premade blog themes was submitted by Matthew Coddington from Net Business Blog. At one point in every blogger’s career he or she has to make a choice between investing in a custom template or staying the course with a premade, downloadable template. There are ...more
Blog Design
Dealing with Affiliates
6th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 14

Dealing with Affiliates

Rhys asks – ‘I’ve been running a site with a few affiliates on it, I have enjoyed a healthy relationship with said affiliates, and likewise they’ve commented to me on a number of occasions that I have generated business for them from my site. Recently my site has experienced a ...more
Affiliate Programs
AdSense Give Ad Units a Spring Clean
5th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 43

AdSense Give Ad Units a Spring Clean

AdSense have today announced that they’ve given their AdSense units a ‘spring clean’. They write that this is a result of testing and research and that the new look ads should lead to better performance for both publishers and advertisers. The new look ads will be rolled out in the ...more
Adsense
The Ultimate Guide to Getting Lots of Link Love
5th of April 2007 Wendy Piersall 66

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Lots of Link Love

This Guest Post was written by Wendy Piersall from eMoms at Home. Good link love, bad link love, do we really care who links to us? A savvy blogger would say yes and no. Based on the 80-20 rule of business – 80% of your traffic will come from only ...more
Blog Promotion
The Secret to a Successful Blog Post
5th of April 2007 Darren Rowse 16

The Secret to a Successful Blog Post

This post has been submitted by Neil Patel. Neil is co-founder and CTO of ACS) and writes regularly on social media issues through the company’s blog, Pronet Advertising. Are you looking to start a blog but have absolutely no idea how to write a blog post? On the outside it ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
What Bloggers Can Learn From … Focused Blogs
3rd of April 2007 Darren Rowse 30

What Bloggers Can Learn From … Focused Blogs

Today’s guest post is from Chris Garrett from chrisg.com. My last two posts at ProBlogger focused on two successful individual bloggers, Darren Rowse and Robert Scoble. While we can learn a great deal from observing individual people, for this post I am going to look at examples of a particular ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips