Winners of the Flip Video Camera and ProBlogger Books
1st of August 2008 Darren Rowse 4

Winners of the Flip Video Camera and ProBlogger Books

Earlier in the week I offered ProBlogger readers signing up for the BlogMastermind Blog Mentoring program the chance to win a Flip video camera and 5 ProBlogger books. The 48 hour window to win is up and the winners (selected randomly) are: Winner of Flip Video Camera (I just bought ...more
ProBlogger Site News
How Social Media Helped Me Get Unbanned from a Social Media Site in 1 Hour and 44 Minutes
1st of August 2008 Darren Rowse 79

How Social Media Helped Me Get Unbanned from a Social Media Site in 1 Hour and 44 Minutes

In my last post I wrote that I’d just discovered that StumbleUpon had banned me. I’m happy to announce that 1 hour and 44 minutes after posting that – I was unbanned. How did it happen? I put it down to Social Media. Here’s the story: I had a number ...more
Social Media
ProBlogger is Banned from StumbleUpon
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ProBlogger is Banned from StumbleUpon

This story has been updated at the bottom of this post. This morning a number of readers have emailed or tweeted me to let me know that when they try to bookmark a post on ProBlogger that it leads them to a page saying that ProBlogger has been banned from ...more
Social Media
Talking Blog Networks
1st of August 2008 Darren Rowse 11

Talking Blog Networks

There has been ALOT of talk around the blogosphere about blog networks lately – ALOT! Some of it is as a result of the closing of the Know More Media blog network, some of it as a result of AOL and Gawker making changes to the way their networks pay ...more
Blog Networks
8 Useful Tips for Building Your Mommy Blog Into a Business
1st of August 2008 Darren Rowse 78

8 Useful Tips for Building Your Mommy Blog Into a Business

Today Vered DeLeeuw from MomGrind suggests ways for turning a mommy blog into a business. These tips are not limited to mommy blogs: they can be applied to personal blogs in general. Image by KellyandApril. MomGrind is a personal blog. It chronicles my thoughts and struggles. It is where I ...more
Miscellaneous Blog Tips