Why Do You Write?
12th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 98

Why Do You Write?

In this post Muhammad Saleem asks why do you write? Muhammad is a social media consultant and a top-ranked community member on many social sites. image by mezone Why Do You Write? Sounds like an odd question at first, doesn’t it? The reason why you write actually has a big ...more
Writing Content
The Zen Of Blogging
11th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 30

The Zen Of Blogging

Do you have a spare 10 minutes and want a thought provoking read on blogging? Download The Zen of Blogging (pdf). It’s a free ebook by Hunter Nuttall – not your typical ebook about blogging but a simple guide with plenty of areas of blogging to chew over. Oh, and ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Exploring Shopzilla [Interview]
11th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 12

Exploring Shopzilla [Interview]

In February I posted a first impression review of the Shopzilla Publisher Program. This CPC (cost per click) ad unit is similar to those used successfully by many with the Chitika program. There’s one live in action at the bottom of this post. I’ve been getting some good feedback from ...more
Advertising
Jokes on Blogs – Proceed With Caution
11th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 46

Jokes on Blogs – Proceed With Caution

We all like a joke on 1 April (and it can even be good for your blog) but some good advice to remember when playing such ‘pranks’ is that jokes that impact others should seriously be considered. My mum used to say – ‘it’s all fun and games until someone ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
From 10000 to 0 Emails in an Inbox in 24 Hours
10th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 127

From 10000 to 0 Emails in an Inbox in 24 Hours

Over the weekend I decided to get serious about my email situation. I’d been sitting on an inbox with close to 10,000 items in it for months and was feeling more and more stressed by the day. I posted on Twitter that I needed to do something about it and ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Have AdSense Sliding/Scrolling Text Ads Changed Your eCPM?
9th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 47

Have AdSense Sliding/Scrolling Text Ads Changed Your eCPM?

Just under a week ago AdSense rolled out their new Sliding/Scrolling feature on Text Ads. The response from ProBlogger readers was mixed to say the least and included: “They’re interesting. I like that the arrows are pretty small, yet visible to those who are paying attention to the ads.” Stephanie ...more
Adsense
ProBlogger T-Shirt Models
9th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 17

ProBlogger T-Shirt Models

Got this picture of some of the team at MarketLeverage wearing the ProBlogger T-shirt today. These guys have been pretty impressive with T-shirt-Bait lately – congrats!
ProBlogger Site News
On Being a Healthy Blogger
9th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 47

On Being a Healthy Blogger

Today in the NYT there’s a piece about bloggers blogging til they drop and the impact of blogging on health. I’ve been asked numerous times since the article came out for comment and I’ve had a few random thoughts. Let me post them as a stream of consciousness type post: ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
You’ve Read ProBlogger the Blog – Now Buy the Book
8th of April 2008 Darren Rowse 130

You’ve Read ProBlogger the Blog – Now Buy the Book

I’m excited to announce today one of the worst kept secrets in my life – over the last year (longer actually) I’ve been writing a book with Chris Garrett. Today we’re Pre-Launching it as we’re just weeks from the book becoming available for purchase. The book is published by Wiley ...more
Featured Posts