Speedlinking 28 October 2007
28th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 10

Speedlinking 28 October 2007

A few links from the last day or two for your surfing pleasure: Wendy shares what she’s learned in her first 6 weeks of running a mini blog network. At b5media we’ve just announced our new advisory board (or our VC Rick has). The board is Renee Blodgett, Robert Scoble, ...more
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Has Technorati Stop Indexing Blogs?
27th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 48

Has Technorati Stop Indexing Blogs?

Has Technorati stopped indexing blogs? I just logged in and don’t see any of my favorites having updated in 23 hours. Not only that I can’t see any blogs having updated in 23 hours – even blogs who post heaps – like Engadget. In fact none of the blogs in ...more
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The Google Page Rank Pendulum Swings…. Again
27th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 119

The Google Page Rank Pendulum Swings…. Again

As often happens with updates at Google – today we see another adjustment in Page Ranks of many of the sites hit in the last couple of days. For example both of my blogs have recovered and returned to PR6. Not all have though – you can see a list ...more
Search Engine Optimization
Welcome to Readers from the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age
27th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 13

Welcome to Readers from the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age

Welcome to readers of The Age and Sydney Morning Herald who may have found themselves here after today’s article in both papers. If this is your first time to ProBlogger.net then let me give you a quick tour of my online home. Grab a coffee and make yourself comfortable while ...more
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15 Things I’d Love to See Ad Networks and Affiliate Programs Do to Help Us Earn More Money Blogging
27th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 44

15 Things I’d Love to See Ad Networks and Affiliate Programs Do to Help Us Earn More Money Blogging

I write quite a lot about what works in the ad networks that I use to make money from my blogs – but sometimes there are some little niggling problems with ad networks and affiliate programs that can be quite annoying. Today I thought I’d compile a short ‘ProBlogger Wishlist’ ...more
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OSX – Leopard Installed
27th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 24

OSX – Leopard Installed

I bought Apple Mac OS X Version 10.5 aka Leopard today and am in updating mode. I’ve got it up and running reasonably smoothly – although it’s going to take a little while to get used to it all. Two issues/problems have surfaced so far: 1. Mail.app isn’t working on ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
WidgetBucks Update – Speeds Up Loading Time, Removes Backlink and Removes Non English Sites From Network
26th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 22

WidgetBucks Update – Speeds Up Loading Time, Removes Backlink and Removes Non English Sites From Network

WidgetBucks today emailed publishers using their system with a note to let them know that they’ve been working on loading times for WidgetBucks ad units. This has been one of the major complaints of publishers about the system. The upside is that they’ve found a way to decrease loading times ...more
Advertising
Competition: Create a Slogan for Bloggers Hit by the Page Rank Slam of October 07
26th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 145

Competition: Create a Slogan for Bloggers Hit by the Page Rank Slam of October 07

Lets lighten the mood around here a little and have a little fun with this whole Page Rank Update – it’s time for a competition. The winner gets a 3 month subscription to Brian’s new Teaching Sells program – worth $97. If you’ve already bought it then you get a ...more
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Rolling with the Punches and Looking for Positives in the Negatives
26th of October 2007 Darren Rowse 47

Rolling with the Punches and Looking for Positives in the Negatives

It was a little over 24 hours ago that everything hit the fan around the blogosphere with Google’s Re-Ranking of hundreds of blogs. It’s been an interesting day since I first posted about it with a number of interesting experiences coming along with it including: Calls from 3 journalists (one ...more
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