Building Your Twitter Presence Part 2 – Pre-Prepared Tweets
9th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 25

Building Your Twitter Presence Part 2 – Pre-Prepared Tweets

Yesterday I wrote 5 tips to help increase your follower numbers on Twitter. Thanks to everyone for your comments and suggestions on the topic. As I read over the comments I realized that there were a few more things that I’d been learning on how to use Twitter that might ...more
Social Media
How I Increased Page Views on My Forum by 66.7% in a Month
9th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 29

How I Increased Page Views on My Forum by 66.7% in a Month

Last month at Digital Photography School I ran the biggest competition that I’ve ever run (on that blog). I put a $729 Nikon DSLR up for grabs for one lucky active member in my the forum attached to the blog. The competition was successful in my mind but today while ...more
Blog Promotion
Would You Read Your Blog? – A Guest Post by…. Me
8th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 18

Would You Read Your Blog? – A Guest Post by…. Me

Over the coming weeks and months I will be joining a team of bloggers to blog on the new ScribeFire blog. ScribeFire is a Firefox extension that allows you to blog from within your browser. They’ve just announced the release of version 2.1. I’m going to be covering some similar ...more
Blog Promotion
Following Paths vs Leaving Trails
8th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 54

Following Paths vs Leaving Trails

“Do not follow where the path leads, Rather go where there is no path, and leave a trail.” – David Perkins I’ve not been able to get this quote out of my head since hearing it over the weekend. I shared it last night on Twitter and half a dozen ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
5 Tips to Grow Your Twitter Presence in 2012
8th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 98

5 Tips to Grow Your Twitter Presence in 2012

Twitter has a stronghold on the blogosphere, yet sometimes, it’s hard to be heard. If you’re struggling to grow your Twitter following, you’re not alone. I have more than 160,000 followers now, and quite a few readers have asked how I’ve grown my following. Here are my tips. 1. Leverage ...more
Featured Posts
AdSense Problems? – Check out the Known Issues Page
7th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 24

AdSense Problems? – Check out the Known Issues Page

If you’re an AdSense publisher and are noticing problems with your account (like today when most publishers reports are showing stats that are much lower than normal) then you might want to bookmark the AdSense Known Issues page which is being used by AdSense to update publishers on the issues ...more
Adsense
How Do I Get a Professionally Designed Blog?
7th of May 2008 Daniel Scocco 64

How Do I Get a Professionally Designed Blog?

In this post Daniel Scocco answers a question from Reader Mar Joseph who asks: I would like to have my site professionally designed as my lack of code knowledge is really holding me back. What are the best avenues to find designers? First of all let’s identify the goal behind ...more
Blog Design
AdSense for Search now Powered by Custom Search
6th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 15

AdSense for Search now Powered by Custom Search

AdSense today announced that their search feature is now featured by Google’s Custom Search. This means that those using AdSense for Search get access to a few new features including: Site Search Improved indexing of your pages Vertical search Tuning search results and ads with keywords Selecting ad location Quick ...more
Adsense
Duncan Riley talks about His Experience with TechCrunch and Future Directions
6th of May 2008 Darren Rowse 8

Duncan Riley talks about His Experience with TechCrunch and Future Directions

Good interview over at BlogHerald with Duncan Riley who today finishes up as a blogger at TechCrunch. The ground covered in the interview is great listening – from how he landed the TechCrunch job, to what it’s like to dealing with the email on such a position, to dealing with ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips