How to Optimize Your AdSense Performance [VIDEO]
25th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 18

How to Optimize Your AdSense Performance [VIDEO]

Two Australian AdSense team members, Mel Ann and Tim, have put together a good introductory guide to optimizing AdSense. It’s not advanced but if you’re just starting out with AdSense it’s worth a watch.
Adsense
Using Facebook Pages to Promote Your Blog
25th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 50

Using Facebook Pages to Promote Your Blog

Today Mike Henry explores Facebook pages (as opposed to profiles) and how they can be use to promote their blog, business, product or profile. Darren wrote a post recently on 12 tips for building relationships with other bloggers. They are all great tips that could be expanded into individual posts ...more
Social Media
How To Promote Other People’s Content and Drive Traffic to Your Own Blog
25th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 49

How To Promote Other People’s Content and Drive Traffic to Your Own Blog

Much has been written on the topic of how to utilize social bookmarking and networking sites to promote your own blog posts. Submitting your posts to sites like Digg, StumbleUpon and Reddit – posting about your posts on Twitter and Plurk…. All of these techniques can work to drive significant ...more
Blog Promotion
Upcoming Interview with The Blog Squad
25th of June 2008 Lara Kulpa 9

Upcoming Interview with The Blog Squad

Hi all, Darren’s still on paternity leave, but will be doing the interview “Blogging for dollars: Can you really make 6-figures?” this Thursday with The Blog Squad. I just wanted to post the details so you can go register! The Blog Squad Interviews Darren Rowse, Problogger.net Thursday, June 26, 2008 ...more
Pro Blogger Interviews
Becoming a Negative Blogger – How to Let Your Blog Go #7
25th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 24

Becoming a Negative Blogger – How to Let Your Blog Go #7

This week we’re looking at a variety of ways that bloggers let their blogs ‘slip’ over time. So far we’ve looked at mainly things that are pretty easy to identify – but today I want to look at something that creeps into the attitude of many bloggers over time without ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Do You Suffer from Blogger Imposter Syndrome?
24th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 37

Do You Suffer from Blogger Imposter Syndrome?

This post on Imposter Syndrome and Bloggers was written by Clarke Scott from Positive Blogger a blog about leveraging Positive Psychology to improve your blog. Image by Steffe Do you suffer from Impostor Syndrome (or IS)? Those who suffer Impostor Syndrome are convinced that friends or colleagues grossly overestimate their ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Excuse Posts – How to Let Your Blog Go #6
24th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 44

Excuse Posts – How to Let Your Blog Go #6

Have you ever come across a blog that posts more about why they don’t post than anything else? I hesitate to write about this method of ‘letting your blog go’ because I know that most bloggers do go through stages when they struggle to post to their blog due to ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
6 Lessons a Barista Taught Me About Building Community on a Blog
23rd of June 2008 Darren Rowse 12

6 Lessons a Barista Taught Me About Building Community on a Blog

This week my guest post at ScribeFire is all about building community and conversation into your blog. It struck me today that the barista in my local cafe is not only one of the best coffee makers that I know – but is also really great at building community (albeit ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
When Should I Put Advertising on My Blog?
23rd of June 2008 Daniel Scocco 82

When Should I Put Advertising on My Blog?

In this post Daniel Scocco answers to a question by Warren: I started a blog about Professional Lifestyle a little over a month ago. It already has gotten 16,000 visits, has almost 100 subscribers and has a google page rank of 4 (somehow). Should I put up advertisements at this ...more
Blogging for Dollars