69 Questions to Ask to Review Your Blog
31st of December 2008 Darren Rowse 62

69 Questions to Ask to Review Your Blog

With the end of 2008 hurtling towards us many bloggers are beginning to cast our minds forward into the new year ahead to set goals, make resolutions and come up with strategies and plans to grow their blogs in 2009. While looking forward and planning to improve your blog is ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
How to Write Fast
30th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 184

How to Write Fast

Alisa Bowman from projecthappilyeverafter.com shares some tips on writing fast. So you haven’t quite monetized your blog. That means you’re still working 8 or so hours in the non-virtual world for that paycheck. You may also have many other time commitments. They are called marriage, parenthood, friendships and Twitter. With ...more
Featured Posts
Get Inspiration from Blog Comments When Writing your Next Post
29th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 32

Get Inspiration from Blog Comments When Writing your Next Post

Today Marko shares a quick tip on how to generate post ideas from the comments left on previous posts. At the time of writing this, there has been 34 comments to my Create A Media Kit To Attract Advertisers To Your Blog guest post at ProBlogger.net. One of the good ...more
Writing Content
How to Upgrade to WordPress 2.7 Safely and Ensure Compatibility
28th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 51

How to Upgrade to WordPress 2.7 Safely and Ensure Compatibility

Many bloggers are upgrading versions in WordPress at the moment to 2.7 – so when Hendry Lee offered to write this guide to doing it I thought it’d be useful to many. Enjoy. WordPress 2.7 codename “Coltrane” has been released earlier in December 2008, with the most significant change being ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
How to Restart a Dead or Dormant Blog
27th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 52

How to Restart a Dead or Dormant Blog

Got an old dead blog that you want to restart? In this guest post David Peralty of College Crunch shares some tips on how to get it going again! Over the course of time, you might have left one of your blogs, or maybe your only blog to die off. ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Why Your Blog Should Do Community Service Work
26th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 28

Why Your Blog Should Do Community Service Work

In this guest post Debbie Dubrow from DeliciousBaby.com looks at the idea of using a blog to do community service work. For most of us, our blogs are a place to share our passions, engage with new people, and hopefully make a little money. I want to share with you ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Seasons Greetings and Why I’m Thankful
25th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 72

Seasons Greetings and Why I’m Thankful

It’s just ticked over to Christmas Day here in Australia and I wanted to take a moment from the normal rhythm of this blog to stop and wish you all a Merry Christmas. Here in Australia we don’t do ‘Thanksgiving’ as a holiday and so in our house Christmas is ...more
ProBlogger Site News
How to Secure an Advertiser for Your Blog
24th of December 2008 Darren Rowse 44

How to Secure an Advertiser for Your Blog

How do I sell advertising on my blog? It is a question that I’m asked a lot so when Brandon J. Mendelson asked if he could write a post on this topic as someone who has sold a lot of advertising online and in TV I thought it’d make a ...more
Advertising
What to Do With Your Blog Over the Holidays
23rd of December 2008 Darren Rowse 58

What to Do With Your Blog Over the Holidays

Image by SummachPhoto Today I had a good discussion with my Twitter followers about what they were doing with their blogs over the Christmas break later this week. Most of the answers came down to the strategies that I mention in this old post here at ProBlogger – 7 Things ...more
Reader Questions