Brainstorming an Out-of-the-Box Approach to Blog Monetization
16th of June 2007 Wendy Piersall 30

Brainstorming an Out-of-the-Box Approach to Blog Monetization

This Guest Post was written by Wendy Piersall from eMoms at Home. Last March I attended Elite Retreat – a rather exclusive conference with a small number of participants and 7 big name presenters who taught us much of what they know (including Darren himself!). One of the biggest eye ...more
Blogging for Dollars
A Word From Our Sponsors
15th of June 2007 Darren Rowse 7

A Word From Our Sponsors

Behind the scenes here at ProBloggere there are a number of changes in development that you’ll see more of in the coming months – but one has been the seeking out of some premium sponsor partnerships. These partners are currently being highlighted on the ProBlogger sidebar as 125 x 125 ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Telling Your Story With Words and Images
15th of June 2007 Lorelle VanFossen 27

Telling Your Story With Words and Images

The following is a guest post by Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress. Words tell their own story. They bring forth rhyme and reason, color attitudes, and move people. Combining the power of the verbal image with the visual can either enhance your story or overpower it. Finding that happy ...more
Writing Content
New Blogger Jobs
14th of June 2007 Darren Rowse 15

New Blogger Jobs

There’s been some good activity on the ProBlogger Blog Job Boards over the past week with 10 or so new Blog Jobs advertised from a variety of advertisers. Here’s the latest blogger jobs to apply for: LinkWorth is searching for an Account Specialist Columbia Business School is looking for a ...more
ProBlogger Site News
How to Get a Six Figure Book Deal From Your Blog
14th of June 2007 Darren Rowse 21

How to Get a Six Figure Book Deal From Your Blog

This post has been submitted by Penelope Trunk – columnist at the Boston Glob and Yahoo! Finance, blogger at www.blog.penelopetrunk.com and author of Brazen Careerist: The New Rules for Success. I’m going to tell you how to get a six-figure book deal from your blog. People ask me this question ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How Long Should a Post Be?
14th of June 2007 Darren Rowse 63

How Long Should a Post Be?

mistergin asks – “I notice most of your blog entries are short. I have a habit of not necessarily being long winded, but very detailed. I want to cover all the bases and make the article “full”. However, I realize that I start running into posts that scroll through 2 ...more
Search Engine Optimization
7 Things That Every Blogger Should Know About Tax
13th of June 2007 Darren Rowse 46

7 Things That Every Blogger Should Know About Tax

The following post has been submitted by Kelly Phillips Erb from taxgirl. It is based upon US tax laws and may or may not be applicable in different parts of the world. 1. The US Tax Code is based on the idea of ‘worldwide taxation’ which means that, more or ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Should I Add Fake Comments to My Blog?
13th of June 2007 Darren Rowse 138

Should I Add Fake Comments to My Blog?

Preston asks – “I started a new blog about a month ago. I got about 40 topics written. But only 2 comments. I’m thinking of faking comments, making a few users and get a nice sample of comments on some of the blog posts I’ve made. Is this not a ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Keep Yourself Organized with a Blog Binder
12th of June 2007 Darren Rowse 87

Keep Yourself Organized with a Blog Binder

This post on creating a Blog Binder to help you keep organized has been submitted by Julie Bonner from declutter it. I first heard Julie speak about her Blog Binder in passing in a b5media forum discussion and thought it might be something others might find helpful. I asked her ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips