Evolving from a Blog to a Community
28th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 22

Evolving from a Blog to a Community

In this post Deborah Ng from Freelance Writing Jobs gives us and insight into how she improved her blog in 2007. 2007 was a year of changes for Freelance Writing Jobs. Originally, FWJ only offered listing of jobs available to freelance writers. Now it’s a resource for freelance writers and ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How Longer Feature Posts Improved My Blog
27th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 28

How Longer Feature Posts Improved My Blog

Today Leo Babauta from Zen Habits shares what he did in 2007 that improved his blog the most. Improvement on Zen Habits has come in many small doses this year, but if I had to pick one thing it would be my transition to longer, less-frequent “feature” posts that go ...more
Writing Content
One Question Interview Summer Series
27th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 42

One Question Interview Summer Series

Over the next week I’m taking a little extra time to enjoy the Summer weather here in Aus with my family. To help provide those of you not taking a break with some inspiration I’ve asked a handful of bloggers that I respect to take part in a one question ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Wife Advice — a ProBlogger Community Consulting Project
27th of December 2007 Skellie 39

Wife Advice — a ProBlogger Community Consulting Project

This week’s community consultation is for a very unique blog! If you’re new to the project, it’s recommended that you read the launch post. This week there’ll be another chance to win an iPod Shuffle and a link to your blog under the winner’s name in the summary post. Not ...more
Case Studies
What Was Your Most Popular Post in 2007?
26th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 172

What Was Your Most Popular Post in 2007?

As we draw closer to the end of the year I spent some time this week doing some reviewing of ProBlogger. One of the things I looked at was to analyze popular posts. It got me wondering what type of posts were most popular on other blogs. So here’s a ...more
Reader Questions
Best of ProBlogger – 2007
25th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 50

Best of ProBlogger – 2007

Happy Christmas – I hope that you’re having a good one. I’ve got a bit day of family fun planned – but wanted to leave something here on the blog for those of you with a little more time on your hands to enjoy. I thought I’d take this opportunity ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Winners of this week’s Comments Competition
24th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 27

Winners of this week’s Comments Competition

Over the last week we’ve held a competition here at ProBlogger where five active readers (those leaving comments) win a free copy of the Premium News Theme (for WordPress blogs) – designed by Adii. 375 readers put themselves in the running for the competition by commenting on the initial post ...more
ProBlogger Site News
The Secret Motivations that Drive Your Customers
24th of December 2007 Darren Rowse 25

The Secret Motivations that Drive Your Customers

The following post on the motivations of customers is by Dean Rieck from Direct Creative. Do you understand the motivations of your blog customers? Hold on. Did I just say, “customers”? If you’re like most bloggers, you talk about “subscribers” or “traffic” or “page views.” The term “customers” may not ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
What do YOU Do with Your Blog When You Go on Vacation?
23rd of December 2007 Darren Rowse 54

What do YOU Do with Your Blog When You Go on Vacation?

There’s four emails in my inbox today which all ask the same question. ‘What do You Do with Your Blog When You Go on Vacation?’ I’ve written about it previously (links below) but I thought it might make a good reader discussion question (and topical too as many of us ...more
Reader Questions