Where to Connect with Darren
20th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 27

Where to Connect with Darren

Every now and again I like to update new readers on where they can connect with me outside of this blog. We’re living in a time where there are increasing numbers of points/tools of ‘connection’ and I’m aware that each reader of this blog has their own preferred means of ...more
ProBlogger Site News
More Sightings of the ProBlogger T-Shirt
19th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 22

More Sightings of the ProBlogger T-Shirt

The ProBlogger T-Shirt has hit the slopes of Japan. thanks to Neil Duckett. It’s also been spotted over at 45n5 headquarters!
ProBlogger Site News
SEO Tip: Almost 7 Ways To Re-Optimize Your Posts
19th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 56

SEO Tip: Almost 7 Ways To Re-Optimize Your Posts

The following SEO Optimization post was submitted by Linda Bustos fromElastic Path. Smart bloggers often use keyword research tools to brainstorm “long tail” opportunities and keyword niches. These keywords are then worked into blog post titles, image attributes, headings and body copy as part of an SEO strategy, knowing that ...more
Search Engine Optimization
10 Random Reflections on SXSWi 2008
18th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 22

10 Random Reflections on SXSWi 2008

I’ve been back from South by South West Interactive for a few days now and am slowly recovering from the jet lag. All in all it was a pretty amazing experience to attend SXSW – I had a lot of fun and learned a lot. As I didn’t get to ...more
Pro Blogging News
How to have a Constant Stream of Blogging Ideas
18th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 48

How to have a Constant Stream of Blogging Ideas

This post on generating blogging ideas was contributed by Graham Jones from grahamjones.co.uk. Most bloggers give up after a short while; even though there are millions of blogs online, few are updated regularly and most have been abandoned. The difference between success and failure in blogging is often down to ...more
Writing Content
If YOU Were Starting Out in Blogging from Scratch – How Would You Promote Your Blog?
18th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 50

If YOU Were Starting Out in Blogging from Scratch – How Would You Promote Your Blog?

Over the past week I’ve shared five strategies that I’d use to promote my blog if I were starting from scratch again today. We started off by looking at how the majority of your efforts need to be focused upon Readers You Don’t Already Have (obvious but important) and then ...more
Blog Promotion
The Top 5 Recommendations for Vista Rewired
17th of March 2008 Skellie 7

The Top 5 Recommendations for Vista Rewired

It’s time to summarize over 40 reviews of Vista Rewired as part of our ProBlogger community consultation. Before we begin, congratulations must first go to our three winners! First-place reviewer Troy has won our 1,700 visitor prize, plus a one-month featured link at Vista Rewired. Second-place reviewer Jacob Share has ...more
Case Studies
Create a Video Tutorial and Help Others
17th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 25

Create a Video Tutorial and Help Others

This post on video tutorials was submitted by Lori from bloggingcents.com. Video blogging has taken the blogosphere by storm and rightfully so. It surrounds the reader with a more personal atmosphere and provides a visual, which is always popular. Different from video blogging though, tutorials actually show you a demostration ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
One Animal Trait That Will Keep Your Blog From Extinction – Mimicry
17th of March 2008 Darren Rowse 30

One Animal Trait That Will Keep Your Blog From Extinction – Mimicry

This post on mimicry as a blogging strategy is by Aseem Kishore from Online-Tech-Tips.com. First, to set the tone for the rest of this post, I would like to start with a definition of mimicry from AccessExcellence.org that I want the reader to keep in mind as they read on: ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips