How to Monitor the Quality of StumbleUpon Advertising Campaigns
5th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 15

How to Monitor the Quality of StumbleUpon Advertising Campaigns

In a guest post Neil Matthews of ClickQualityConsultant.com writes about how we can monitor the quality of paid visits from a StumbleUpon advertising campaigns. Darren advocates using paid advertising from StumbleUpon in his post Run a StumbleUpon Advertising campaign for your blog, as a way to build your blog’s audience. ...more
Social Media
Amazon Video Widgets – Earn Money From the Amazon Affiliate Program and Video
5th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 35

Amazon Video Widgets – Earn Money From the Amazon Affiliate Program and Video

Amazon have launched a new handy Video Widget that will interest many bloggers wanting to combine the use of video and the Amazon Affiliate program. The widget allows you to make a video and then upload it to Amazon to be hosted where you can add little pop-up product links ...more
Affiliate Programs
I’m on BlogTalkRadio Today
4th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 10

I’m on BlogTalkRadio Today

At 5pm Pacific time today (10am Melbourne time) I’m being interviewed by Wayne Hurlbert (his blog) on Blog Talk Radio. If you’re around and have the time it should be a fun interview. I’m told there will be downloadable recording of it in the coming days also and I’ll post ...more
Pro Blogging News
Why I Use Aweber To Deliver My Newsletters
4th of July 2008 Darren Rowse 64

Why I Use Aweber To Deliver My Newsletters

Yesterday I announced the re-launch of the ProBlogger Newsletter (there have been 500+ new subscribers added to the list from last time bringing it to a total of around 16,000 – the first newsletter will come out next week) and since doing so I’ve had a number of questions about ...more
Blogging Tools and Services
Want $10? Sign Up for the Pepperjam Affiliate Network Today
3rd of July 2008 Darren Rowse 34

Want $10? Sign Up for the Pepperjam Affiliate Network Today

One of the innovative new affiliate networks to hit the market in the last 6 months is Pepperjam Network – and today they are offering you $10 as a signup bonus for becoming one of their publishers. If you want to earn money by recommending products from companies like eBay, ...more
Affiliate Programs
How Many Posts Should You Show On Your Blog’s Front Page?
3rd of July 2008 Darren Rowse 102

How Many Posts Should You Show On Your Blog’s Front Page?

@tcdzomba (on Twitter) asked me – “Do u have a post up about how many blog posts to keep on the front page of the blog?” It’s not a topic that I’ve written about specifically before so let me write on that topic now for you and open it up ...more
Blog Design
The ProBlogger Newsletter is Back
2nd of July 2008 Darren Rowse 25

The ProBlogger Newsletter is Back

Today I’m pleased to announce that the ProBlogger Newsletter is Back! Add Your Email Address Here to Subscribe Early on in the life of ProBlogger I produced a weekly newsletter that ran parallel to this blog. I did this as a way for readers to keep in touch with the ...more
ProBlogger Site News
Achieving “The Package Deal”
2nd of July 2008 Darren Rowse 24

Achieving “The Package Deal”

Today Chrissy Scivicque from OfficeArrow continues her two part series of posts on Blogging Your Way to a New Career. Previously, I shared my story with you. I told you all about how my blog was purchased by a start-up website called OfficeArrow. I explained “The Package Deal”, which miraculously ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips
Social Media – Should You Use it Or Focus Upon Building Your Own Properties?
2nd of July 2008 Darren Rowse 24

Social Media – Should You Use it Or Focus Upon Building Your Own Properties?

Steve Rubel has a thought provoking post today asking the question – should you rent or buy social real estate? In it he explores the idea of using a service like Twitter (where you ‘rent’ and build up a community on someone else’s property) versus having your own blog on ...more
Blog Promotion