12 Hours To Go to Win a Flip in the BlogMastermind Competition (plus a new bonus)
31st of July 2008 Darren Rowse 19

12 Hours To Go to Win a Flip in the BlogMastermind Competition (plus a new bonus)

36 hours ago I announced the re-launch of Yaro’s BlogMastermind Blog Mentoring program. As part of my promotion of it I offered any ProBlogger reader who signs up the chance to win one of six prizes. First prize is a Flip Video Mino Series Camcorder (worth $179) and 5 runners ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Add These Plurk Users as Your Friends
30th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 23

Add These Plurk Users as Your Friends

Today the Social Media Love-In here at ProBlogger continues with a list of 145 bloggers who use Plurk. So far we’ve presented you with bloggers who use Digg, some that use StumbleUpon and a lot of them who use Twitter. Today’s list is smaller than the others but I think ...more
Social Media
Win a Full Conference Pass at Blog World Expo!
30th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 65

Win a Full Conference Pass at Blog World Expo!

One of my biggest regrets of 2007 was not being able to attend Blog World Expo. The reports that came out of BWE from thousands of bloggers were quite amazing. Rich networking, great teaching, showcases of services and tools for bloggers and much much more. This year Blog World Expo ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Blog Hosting Recommendations – Who Hosts Yours?
30th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 265

Blog Hosting Recommendations – Who Hosts Yours?

“Can you give me advice on which host to go with to host my blog?” It’s a question that I’m asked a lot – but one that I can’t offer a lot of personal advice on as my blogs have been successfully hosted on b5media’s servers for a couple of ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
BlogMastermind Launches
29th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 45

BlogMastermind Launches

As this post goes live the doors at the BlogMastermind blog mentoring program are opening again for the first time in many months. When he first launched BlogMastermind I was really impressed by what Yaro had put together. He didn’t just rely upon the fact that he earns a six ...more
Featured Posts
Performancing Ad Network
29th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 29

Performancing Ad Network

In the last week a new ad network has launched – PerformancingAds. Bloggers who have been around for a while will know that this isn’t the first time Performancing have ventured into the ad network space – they previously launched a network back in 2006 but closed it down last ...more
Advertising
Conversations On Relational Blogging Continue
29th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 23

Conversations On Relational Blogging Continue

A week ago today I published a post asking ‘has Blogging has lost its relational focus?‘ It was a post that generated some great conversation in comments and one that sparked other bloggers to pick up on the thread and write about it on their own blogs. Today I thought ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Call for Prizes – Group Writing Project Coming Soon
28th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 37

Call for Prizes – Group Writing Project Coming Soon

It has been a while since I’ve run a group writing project here at ProBlogger so I thought it might be time to another one (if you’re new to ProBlogger and don’t know what a group writing project is I’ll describe it below). While I’m getting things ready I’m looking ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Surprise Surprise – Google Knol Ranks Well in Google!
28th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 43

Surprise Surprise – Google Knol Ranks Well in Google!

Last week Google announced their ‘Knol’ service and I (among others) questioned whether it would have a significant impact upon smaller publishers ability to rank well in Google’s search results. Initial results show that Knol articles are already ranking very well (here and here for example) – and with as ...more
Search Engine Optimization