Should I Publish Free Articles On My Blog?
31st of May 2008 Darren Rowse 79

Should I Publish Free Articles On My Blog?

Earlier today I was asked to take a look at a blog of a reader to give it a critique. On arriving on the blog I immediately noticed that at the top of every article on the front page of the blog there was a copyright notice which ascribed the ...more
Writing Content
Web Video University Review
31st of May 2008 Darren Rowse 20

Web Video University Review

Around a month ago regular readers will know that I wrote that I was about to start an online video making course at WebVideoUniversity. Around 10 other ProBlogger readers signed up with me and have been partaking in this four week course over the month of May. I said that ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
TypePad AntiSpam Launches
30th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 19

TypePad AntiSpam Launches

After my post a few days back about my love hate relationship with Akismet I was pleased to see Six Apart announce another option for bloggers looking to stem the tide of comment spam – TypePad AntiSpam. While I’m yet to try it the reports coming in about it are ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
What 28 of My Blogging Friends Say about How they Build Relationships with Bloggers
30th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 30

What 28 of My Blogging Friends Say about How they Build Relationships with Bloggers

Image by Michael Sarver Over the last two days I’ve been writing about building relationships with other bloggers including tools and techniques for building blogger relationships as well as general principles of building relationships. Today I want to finish this series on building relationships with bloggers with some tips from ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Shopzilla Publishing Program – Showing Very Promising Results
30th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 45

Shopzilla Publishing Program – Showing Very Promising Results

I’ve been playing around with Shopzilla publishers network for a few months now but it’s only been in the last week that I’ve had time to take it for a full run on my blogs. Today I checked my stats and am kicking myself that I didn’t take this program ...more
Advertising
Offline Blog Promotion Techniques
29th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 20

Offline Blog Promotion Techniques

In my weekly column over at ScribeFire this week I started a series on Offline Blog Promotion (ie promoting your blog through means that have nothing to do with the internet). You can read part 1 (it’s a 3 part series) here. In this post I introduce why offline blog ...more
Blog Promotion
Web Warrior Tools Launches
29th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 17

Web Warrior Tools Launches

Today I was chatting to Leo from Zen Habits who told me that he’s just launched a new site. When Leo tells me he’s starting something new I always take notice – he’s got a habit of making things work and has built his blog from 0 to over 50,000 ...more
Other Income Streams
17 Principles of Building Good Relationships With Bloggers
29th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 42

17 Principles of Building Good Relationships With Bloggers

Image by Michael Sarver Yesterday we looked at 12 techniques and tools for networking with other bloggers. Today I want to move on to look at some general principles of building relationships with bloggers that I think are important. I’ve covered these previously here on the blog but have updated ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
ProBlogger on the News
28th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 63

ProBlogger on the News

As mentioned in my last post – today saw Karen, Neerav and myself featured in an Aussie national news story on channel TEN. Many international readers have asked to see the story so Neerav has posted it on Google Video for you. If you’d like to see the full sized ...more
Video Posts