Win 5,000 Visitors by Reviewing Retireat21.com
5th of February 2008 Skellie 46

Win 5,000 Visitors by Reviewing Retireat21.com

That’s right: by participating in our community consultation and leaving the most helpful comment reviewing Retireat21.com, you could win a 5,000 visitor StumbleUpon campaign for your blog. How it works: You give us 1 URL, we send 5,000 stumblers to that URL. If any of them vote up your content, ...more
Case Studies
The 1-Step Way to Becoming A Comment Leader
4th of February 2008 Darren Rowse 43

The 1-Step Way to Becoming A Comment Leader

Guest Post: Muhammad Saleem is a social media consultant and a top-ranked community member on multiple social news sites. Image by Charles and Clint Before we discuss your role as a commenter, you should know that there are many ways in which you can actually hurt your ‘brand’ by commenting ...more
Blog Promotion
How to Herd Organic Search Traffic to Your Blog
4th of February 2008 Darren Rowse 113

How to Herd Organic Search Traffic to Your Blog

This post on growing Organic Search Traffic to a Blog is by Ciaran McKeever who is the author of Chance Favors. Image by James @ NZ Although I’m not very tech savvy, for reasons that are beyond the scope of this post I have a very good working knowledge of ...more
Search Engine Optimization
What are Your blog Expenses?
3rd of February 2008 Darren Rowse 92

What are Your blog Expenses?

What have you paid for when it comes to your blogging? One of the things that I hear a lot of people talk about when speaking about the virtues of blogging is that it has such low overheads and barriers to entry in terms of cost. In many ways I ...more
Reader Questions
MLB Trade Rumors: Community Consulting Summary
3rd of February 2008 Skellie 5

MLB Trade Rumors: Community Consulting Summary

After receiving more than twenty reviews and view-points on Tim’s blog, MLBTradeRumors.com, it’s time to summarize the lessons learned from this week’s exercise. If you missed the blog’s introduction, you can read it here and view the review comments directly. If you’re new to community consulting, here’s how you can ...more
Case Studies
How to Choose a Domain Name – Brandable Domains vs Keyword Rich Domains
2nd of February 2008 Darren Rowse 85

How to Choose a Domain Name – Brandable Domains vs Keyword Rich Domains

Here’s a question that I get quite a bit that I thought might make an interesting question for discussion: When choosing domain names do you get a keyword rich or more brandable name? What do I mean by keyword rich vs brandable names? Let me explain further with a segment ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
When Seth Godin isn’t Seth Godin
2nd of February 2008 Darren Rowse 49

When Seth Godin isn’t Seth Godin

Last week I had a quick conversation with Seth Godin via email about Twitter and in passing I mentioned his Twitter account. I was shocked to get a response to him saying that he doesn’t use Twitter and that the account I was referring to was actually being run by ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Last Chance to Vote in the Bloggies
1st of February 2008 Darren Rowse 14

Last Chance to Vote in the Bloggies

<shameless plug>Today is the last day in the 2008 Bloggies. This is a shameless request to consider voting for ProBlogger in the ‘Best Topical Weblog’ category…. if you’ve found ProBlogger to be good topical blogging of course. </shameless plug>
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Best of ProBlogger – January 2008
1st of February 2008 Darren Rowse 12

Best of ProBlogger – January 2008

Here at ProBlogger I publish quite a few articles (95 this month) – so I thought that in 2008 I’d attempt to summarize the most popular ones at the end of each month as a service to those of you who may not have had time to read each post. ...more
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