AdSense Announce Video Units for Australian and Japanese Publishers
6th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 16

AdSense Announce Video Units for Australian and Japanese Publishers

If you live in Australia or Japan you’ll want to check out the AdSense blog today because they’ve just announced that Video Units are now available to you as a publisher. They also mention that you ‘may’ be able to now become a YouTube partner and make money off your ...more
Adsense
Playing with Plurk
6th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 81

Playing with Plurk

Just a very quick post to let readers know that I’m playing with Plurk (another micro blogging/life streaming tool that is a little like Twitter). At first I only intended to grab my names (problogger and darrenrowse) and use them as placeholders but I’m now starting to find it a ...more
Social Media
When Guest Posts Become Too Self Centered
6th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 42

When Guest Posts Become Too Self Centered

I’ve written numerous posts over the last year about how I think that submitting guest posts to other blogs is a great way to promote yourself and to grow the readership of your own blog – however I’ve also noticed a trend in guest posts that could actually hurt you ...more
Blog Promotion
Twitter is a Complete Waste of Time!
6th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 79

Twitter is a Complete Waste of Time!

Every time I’ve written about Twitter (or FriendFeed or most other social media) I see comments left saying ‘Twitter is a waste of time’. My response is simple – yes it is. Twitter is a waste of time…. unless you use it in a way that isn’t. Twitter can be ...more
Social Media
The Power of Commenting On Other Blogs [VIDEO]
5th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 241

The Power of Commenting On Other Blogs [VIDEO]

You’ve probably heard the age old ‘how to find readers for your blog’ advice that goes: “Leave Comments on Other Blogs” It was one of the first tips that I was given on how to find new readers for my blog five years ago and it’s one of the first ...more
Video Posts
Feedburner AdSense Ads in the Wild
4th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 20

Feedburner AdSense Ads in the Wild

Over the weekend news broke of the coming Feedburner and AdSense Integration. Since then I’ve chatted to one of the team at Google about the integration and asked if I could see them in the wild somewhere. They shot me a link to this RSS feed where you can view ...more
Adsense
Entrecard Giveaway – Win Your Share of 36,723 Credits
4th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 77

Entrecard Giveaway – Win Your Share of 36,723 Credits

Regular readers to ProBlogger will notice that the advertising campaign that I was running with Entrecard has come to an end and there’s no longer any Entrecard widget on the blog here. I want to thank Entrecard for their sponsorship and giveaway the credits that I earned from the widget ...more
ProBlogger Site News
A ‘Quick’ Tip on Landing an Interview for Your Blog
4th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 28

A ‘Quick’ Tip on Landing an Interview for Your Blog

Image by ItzaFineDay Over the last month since launching the ProBlogger book I’ve done more interviews with other bloggers and sites than I’ve ever done before. It’s been a lot of fun but it’s also taught me a lot about how to approach people for interviews on your blog. Perhaps ...more
Writing Content
How I Make Money Blogging – Top Income Streams Update
4th of June 2008 Darren Rowse 110

How I Make Money Blogging – Top Income Streams Update

Once every 3 months I update my Make Money Blogging page here at ProBlogger with my top income earners for that last quarter. Today I made the update for the last three months (March to May 2008). My top income earners for the last quarter were: AdSense (previously #1) Chitika ...more
Blogging for Dollars